Judge leaves Katy Perry’s bid to buy convent in limbo
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:45:44 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katy Perry's dream of owning a hilltop convent near Hollywood is going to have to wait a while longer.
Word of the Day for Friday, July 31, 2015
amarillo.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 01:57:33 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
■ fes təl
Definition: (adj) Of or relating to a feast or festival
Example: “Each age has deemed the newborn year, the fittest time for festal cheer.”
— Sir Walter Scott
Attack in West Bank kills Palestinian child, homes torched
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:19:44 -0500
DUMA, West Bank (AP) — Suspected Jewish assailants attacked a Palestinian village in the West Bank early Friday and torched two homes, killing a young child and critically wounding at least three peop
Allegiant executives were flying plane that ran low on fuel
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:40:36 -0500
Two executives with pilot licenses were flying the Allegiant Air jet that made an emergency landing at a closed airport because it nearly ran out of fuel.
Officials identify man shot by Doña Ana County Sheriff’s detective
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 22:47:19 MDT
Las Cruces The fugitive who was shot and killed Wednesday by a Doña Ana County sheriff's detective has been identified as 34-year-old Michael Malone of Las Cruces, who was wanted on charges related to an ongoing domestic violence investigation.
Technical delay in vote on 2022 Olympic host city
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:43:34 -0500
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — The IOC has decided to vote by paper ballots after problems with the electronic voting in the choice for the host of the 2022 Winter Olympics.
Local achievements: July 31, 2015
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:01:00 -0500
News Guide: Super PACs land wealthy donors to fund 2016 bids
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:22:53 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly all of the contenders for president are encouraging their deep-pocketed donors to give not just to their campaigns, but to groups known as super PACs, as well.
Confederate flags placed at Martin Luther King’s church
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 03:26:02 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s church, but it wasn't clear whether they had c
Jets’ Richardson facing charges for resisting arrest
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:43:24 -0500
FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Sheldon Richardson has already been suspended four games by the NFL for drug use. The New York Jets defensive lineman is now facing trouble with the law.
In Miami, Clinton set to call for lifting Cuba embargo
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 02:15:04 -0500
MIAMI (AP) — Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is expected Friday to urge Congress to lift the trade embargo on Cuba.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Two Step’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 31 Jul 2015 00:46:11 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Two Step" game were:
Rio Grande Valley