Friend of alleged Charleston church shooter entering plea
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 01:37:32 -0500
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A friend of the man accused of gunning down nine black parishioners during a Bible study in a South Carolina church is appearing before a judge to plead guilty to federal charg
The nation’s weather
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:31:11 -0500
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, April 29, 2016
Polls open in key runoff parliamentary election in Iran
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:39:01 -0500
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran's parliamentary runoff elections got underway Friday, state media reported, a key vote that is expected to decide exactly how much power moderate forces backing President Hass
Lawmaker accused of harassment is all alone with his M&Ms;
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:51:31 -0500
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Amid the frenzied negotiations, flaring tempers and occasional frivolity marking the end of another Tennessee legislative session, one lawmaker stayed conspicuously alone and q
Authorities: Body found in Indiana identified as Texas man
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:00:58 -0500
GARY, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a body found in northwestern Indiana has been identified as a Texas man who had been missing since January.
Biden to see Pope Francis, discuss cancer cures at Vatican
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:29:00 -0500
ROME (AP) — Having pushed to accelerate cancer research at home, Vice President Joe Biden is working to focus the global community's attention on the devastating disease at the Vatican.
AP Newsbreak: More San Francisco police racist text messages
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:09:36 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco's police chief has ordered "effective immediately" that all officers attend an anti-harassment class, even as he released more transcripts of a former lieutenant and
Shipping containers offer welcome homes in Phoenix
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:39:16 -0500
PHOENIX (AP) — A stack of shipping containers sitting in a lot in an industrial section of Phoenix has some developers thinking inside the box.
Nigerian princess seeks funds to help Boko Haram survivors
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:26:22 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — It pains Nigerian princess Modupe Ozolua every time she hears about the suicide bombings, killings and kidnappings by the Boko Haram militant group in her ancestral homeland.
Eurozone growth rate unexpectedly doubles to 0.6 percent
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 04:02:32 -0500
BRUSSELS (AP) — Official figures show the eurozone economy grew by a quarterly rate of 0.6 percent in the first three months of year, meaning the currency bloc has finally clawed back the ground lost
Officer arrested over video of him hitting handcuffed woman
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 03:15:48 -0500
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office in Florida has fired and arrested an officer they say hit a woman who was handcuffed.
Police in Washington state fatally shoot man with knife
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:34:50 -0500
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Two Spokane officers fatally shot a man outside a homeless shelter after he approached them with a knife, police said.
US fears rise of jihadists in moderate Bangladesh
oaoa.com / Fri, 29 Apr 2016 02:47:38 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The slaying in Bangladesh of a U.S. Agency for International Development employee has intensified U.S. concern that the strategically located South Asian country with traditions of r
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