TAPS interim CEO updates staff on future of transit agency
heralddemocrat.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 22:16:49 +0000
In advance of an anticipated public meeting on Wednesday, TAPS Public Transit Interim CEO Tim Patton spoke to employees Friday regarding the future of the company. In a video of the meeting , which has since been posted on the agency’s website, Patton gave employees an outline of his proposed “Moving Forward” initiative.
New generation of disillusioned Palestinians drives unrest
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 17:26:13 -0500
SURDA, West Bank (AP) — A new generation of angry, disillusioned Palestinians is driving the current wave of clashes with Israeli forces: Too young to remember the hardships of life during Israel's cl
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 21:45:52 -0500
Cupcakes for a Cause: Bros in bras help in cancer fight
tdtnews.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 21:52:00 -0500
Cupcakes for a Cause, a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society, began with a sense of refinement, a roomful of ladies sipping champagne.Once the models, men in bras, began showing off their wares, the atmosphere took a turn. More than 200 woman were yelling, laughing, jumping up to take photos as the models made their way down the catwalk.The annual Bra Brunch is a fun event that raises money for a serious cause, cancer research. It was held this year in the assembly hall of the Bell County Expo Center.
Woman punched by patrol officer detained on same LA freeway
oaoa.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:38:04 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A bipolar woman who was punched by a California Highway Patrol officer as she walked on a Los Angeles freeway has been taken into custody after being spotted on the same stretch of
Right-to-die backers say California helps fight elsewhere
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 18:53:44 -0500
SAN DIEGO (AP) — It will soon be legal for the terminally ill to end their own lives in the nation's most populous state, and right-to-die advocates expect other states to follow California's example.
Work remains before Children’s pact complete
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:46:54 -0400
As Pyongyang readies grand show, rural life still a struggle
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 21:16:33 -0500
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — While North Korea prepares a big show to mark the 70th anniversary of the ruling Workers' Party, the daily struggles of life outside the capital — such as finding clean r
1910: Street Car Passengers Get Scare
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:15:55 -0400
A string of freight cars and a street car bumped noses, nobody was hurt, however, scared out of seven years' growth.
Juárez teen gets 20 years for posing as child
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:02:01 -0400
An 18-year-old Juárez man accused of posing as a 12-year-old has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
New challenges for Tennessee’s Barnes after years in Texas
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 20:17:33 -0500
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee coach Rick Barnes' new surroundings have the veteran coach adopting a slightly different approach in preseason practices.
The Latest: Crews work to restore city’s water system
wacotrib.com / Tue, 06 Oct 2015 17:24:28 -0500
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local):
Word of the day for Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015
amarillo.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:52:59 +0000
WORD OF THE DAY
■ in kin dəl
Definition: (v) to make bright and glowing
Example: “God is
— Roger de Rabutin
Rio Grande Valley