Campus sex crime reporting increases, says Education Dept.
wacotrib.com / Wed, 06 May 2015 02:15:55 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Reports of sex offenses on college campuses provided to the Education Department have nearly doubled over a five-year period.
LEADING OFF: Royals get Holland back, Scherzer seeking help
wacotrib.com / Wed, 06 May 2015 01:38:29 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
El Paso’s Western Refining’s first-quarter profit soars to $175 million
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 5 May 2015 23:53:08 MDT
Western Refining's profit continued to soar in the first quarter. The El Paso oil refiner had a profit of $175 million in the January-March quarter, up 37 percent from the same quarter a year ago, company officials reported Tuesday.
UTEP will be satellite center for 3-D printing research network
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 5 May 2015 23:52:43 MDT
University of Texas at El Paso officials want to make El Paso a hotbed for 3-D printing technology used in high-tech manufacturing.
Fingerprint ruse IDs Florida man as longtime Ohio fugitive
wacotrib.com / Tue, 05 May 2015 16:02:43 -0500
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A man convicted of manslaughter escaped from an Ohio prison farm in 1959, then was allowed to slip away from law enforcement in 1975 and disappeared until a ruse to get his finger
Latest GOP campaigns for White House star Hillary Clinton
wacotrib.com / Wed, 06 May 2015 02:05:55 -0500
HOPE, Arkansas (AP) — The road to relevancy may be inextricably tied to Hillary Rodham Clinton for two of the latest Republican White House prospects.
Senate OKs cutting tuition benefits for Texas veterans
wacotrib.com / Tue, 05 May 2015 16:39:01 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate has approved slashing higher education benefits for veterans who are given free tuition for military service.
Kids use writing assignment to share their pain
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 05 May 2015 21:09:00 -0500
A third-grade teacher at a Denver elementary school decided to try to get to know her students better. She gave the students -- most of whom come from low-income families -- a writing assignment in wh
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 05 May 2015 22:28:42 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:
Latest on Texas attack: Source: Suspect was target of probe
wacotrib.com / Tue, 05 May 2015 20:08:20 -0500
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El Paso City Council opposes utility bill
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 5 May 2015 23:43:39 MDT
The El Paso City Council on Tuesday authorized City Attorney Sylvia Borunda Firth to continue representing the city's formal opposition to the Texas Legislature's proposed House Bill 1535 that focuses on utilities.
Campaign warns Texans of consequences of not buckling up
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Tue, 05 May 2015 17:35:00 -0500
The Texas Department of Transportation is launching its 14th annual statewide “Click It or Ticket” campaign to augment the federal, stepped-up enforcement period, May 18-31.
Program requires people convicted of abuse to turn over guns
wacotrib.com / Wed, 06 May 2015 01:15:35 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — Dallas County has launched a new program that requires people convicted of domestic abuse to surrender their guns.
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