Storm leaves thousands in Dallas-Fort Worth without power
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:39:49 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — A storm packing winds upward of 80 mph has left thousands of people without power in North Texas.
Rodriguez solid in debut, but Rangers lose 3-2 to Angels
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:38:06 -0500
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Wandy Rodriguez gave the Texas Rangers exactly what they were looking for in his first American League start. He pitched long enough to hand a lead over to the bullpen before ro
Man arrested over drone at Japanese prime minister’s office
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:29:37 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese police have arrested a man who admitted to landing a drone with low-level radioactive sand on the roof of the prime minister's office to protest the government's nuclear energy p
Starbucks: Computer outage fixed; stores to reopen Saturday
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:23:21 -0500
SEATTLE (AP) — A computer outage affecting thousands of Starbucks stores that forced the chain to give away free drinks Friday before closing many stores early was resolved after several hours.
Temple Lions Follies enjoyed
I enjoyed the Lions Follies very much, as I have for several years. I want to thank them for all the kindness they do for us in Temple.
Top eurozone official hopes Greek criticism will bear fruit
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:06:05 -0500
RIGA, Latvia (AP) — The eurozone's top official hopes the criticism Greece's finance minister has faced over the country's failure to present an economic reform plan on time will prompt a positive res
Extraordinary moment: Olympian identifies as transgender
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:04:06 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Former Olympic champion Bruce Jenner says he identifies as a woman and is making a transition from male to female.
Health officials say ice cream is safe despite some recalls
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:13:18 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal health officials say ice cream is still safe to eat — even amid recalls by two ice cream companies after the discovery of listeria bacteria in their frozen confections.
No need to change $20 bill
I do not approve of removing Jackson’s image for the $20 U.S. bill, and replacing it with a woman’s image.
After working OT in NBA playoffs, Curry, Rose can earn rest
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 01:43:57 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest.
Planned Parenthood seeks to increase abortions
In the last 42 years, 61 million innocent unborn lives have been snuffed out by abortion. And organizations like the abortion giant Planned Parenthood receive literally hundreds of millions of taxpaye
Japan’s war history will shadow PM’s US visit next week
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:43:06 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Seventy years after the end of World War II, Japan wants to look to the future but can't shake off its past. When Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits the U.S. next week, he will be prom
Japan’s views of WWII history rankles some US veterans
wacotrib.com / Sat, 25 Apr 2015 02:03:38 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lester Tenney endured three hellish years as a Japanese prisoner during World War II, but with the passing of decades and repeated visits, he's made peace with his former enemy. Yet
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