GOP’s strong words on Muslims incur little political cost
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:52:11 -0600
Some leading Republican presidential candidates seem to view Muslims as fair game for increasingly harsh words they might use with more caution against any other group for fear of the political cost.
Court appearance set for suspect in Colorado clinic shooting
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:46:44 -0600
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The man accused of opening fire at a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs was due for his first appearance in court Monday, as speculation continued to mount ov
Calendars show Clinton’s availability to supporters
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:34:04 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — As secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton opened her office to dozens of influential Democratic party fundraisers, former Clinton administration and campaign loyalists, and corpo
Vatican leaks trial to hear first testimony
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:10:22 -0600
VATICAN CITY (AP) — A Spanish monsignor, a pair of Italian journalists and two others are defending themselves at a Vatican trial for the leak of confidential information detailing alleged greed, wast
Colleges grapple with best ways to address race incidents
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:58:28 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Officials were slow to handle racial incidents at the University of Missouri, and that contributed to protests, a student hunger strike, a threatened boycott by the football team and
Time spent as a POW incorrect
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:00:00 -0600
I thoroughly enjoyed the article on Elton “Buck” Turner. However, the label on the Facebook page stated Mr. Turner was a Japanese prisoner of war for five years.
Many black pastors say meeting with Trump not an endorsement
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:47:54 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — Many of the black evangelical leaders invited to a meet-and-greet with Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump were surprised that the gathering was being advertised as an endor
60 years after boycott, using Montgomery bus can be trying
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:43:01 -0600
MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Two blocks from where Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955, 17-year-old Tanesha Wilson listens to earbuds as she waits for the No. 8. She tak
The Latest: Pope speaks at Central African Republic mosque
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:08:52 -0600
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The latest on Pope Francis' first trip to Africa. (All times local.)
Things to know about Sanders’ health overhaul proposal
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:54:48 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — The most ambitious "repeal and replace" health care plan from a presidential candidate comes from Sen. Bernie Sanders, not from a Republican.
High stakes for Baltimore as Freddie Gray trials begin
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:24:33 -0600
BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's police chief says "the future of the city is at stake" as the first trial in the death of Freddie Gray gets underway.
Report: Clashes between govt., rebels kill 30 in Congo
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:21:10 -0600
KINSHASA, Congo (AP) — A representative of civil society groups says at least 30 people have died, including civilians, in clashes between rebels and Congo's military in the country's east.
How can people safely take control from a self-driving car?
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 02:20:55 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — New cars that can steer and brake themselves risk lulling people in the driver's seat into a false sense of security — and even to sleep. One way to keep people alert may be providi
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