Chicago awaits more protests over police shooting
oaoa.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 02:31:28 -0600
CHICAGO (AP) — The white officer who shot a black Chicago teen 16 times has been charged with murder and jailed. The graphic video of the slaying has been made public. And in the hours after the foota
No. 5 Kansas has no trouble beating UCLA 92-73 at Maui
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:20:33 -0600
LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Kansas gave itself a nice, easy path to the championship game of the Maui Jim Maui Invitational.
Russia halting gas supplies to Ukraine
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:58:58 -0600
MOSCOW (AP) — The chief executive of the Russian state-controlled gas company says it is halting supplies to Ukraine.
Asian shares lower on jitters over strife in Middle East
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:31:22 -0600
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.
Waco-area news briefs: Nov. 25, 2015
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:01:00 -0600
The Salvation Army will have its annual free Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Salvation Army’s Community Kitchen, 300 Webster Ave.
Gambling to feature at New York daily fantasy sports hearing
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:53:31 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge is expected to hear different interpretations of gambling laws at a hearing on how the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies operate in New York.
Austin officers will not face charges after in-custody death
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 04:01:04 -0600
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas grand jury has declined to indict two Austin police officers in connection with the death of a man they arrested in January.
Rubio finesses abortion stance criticized by Democrats
oaoa.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 02:17:15 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio staked out a hard-line position on abortion in the first GOP debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton took notice.
Officer charged with murder in teen’s death; video released
oaoa.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:54:14 -0600
CHICAGO (AP) — A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times last year was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, hours before the city released a video of the killing that many
The Latest: Syrian army confirms rescue of Russian pilot
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 04:29:17 -0600
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The latest on the war in Syria, including Russian warplane shot down by Turkey. All times local:
Utility plans to mask awful odor from uncontrolled gas leak
oaoa.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:01:52 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A utility trying to stop a monthlong leak at a massive natural gas storage facility near a Los Angeles neighborhood said it planned to use a mist to mask the sickening stench as wor
Oklahoma up to 3rd, Iowa 4th in playoff rankings; ND 6th
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:48:18 -0600
Oklahoma moved into third and Iowa was fourth in the College Football Playoff rankings as Notre Dame slipped to No. 6 on Tuesday night.
Cheap gas fueling expanded Thanksgiving travel day
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:58:53 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An expanded version of America's annual Thanksgiving travel saga has begun with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.
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