Prosecutor: Texas AG indicted on felony security fraud charges
elpasotimes.com / Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:14:17 MDT
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A grand jury has indicted Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton on felony securities fraud charges that accuse the Republican of misleading investors before he took over as the state's top law enforcement officer, a special prosecutor said Saturday.
YISD to designate 3rd international school
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 1 Aug 2015 23:10:46 MDT
The Ysleta Independent School District is one neighborhood elementary school closer to having an international campus in each of its seven feeder patterns.
Tomsula begins camp doing things his way, with player input
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 23:09:28 -0500
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Jim Tomsula walked through the cafeteria on Day 1 and fist-bumped a chef from across the high counter, then asked another member of the kitchen staff about her family.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:23:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were:
Conger, Correa both hit 2 homers as Astros down DBacks 9-2
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:32:17 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Hank Conger hit two homers, including his first career grand slam, and rookie Carlos Correa also homered twice to help the Houston Astros to a 9-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on S
Three Las Cruces teens charged in trailer park shooting
elpasotimes.com / Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:28:10 MDT
LAS CRUCES >> Three suspects have been charged in connection with a Friday morning shooting that left one Las Cruces teen dead at a Doña Ana trailer park.
‘Downton Abbey’ to get a float in the 2016 Rose Bowl parade
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:25:23 -0500
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Maggie Smith's character on "Downton Abbey" might find the pomp and circumstance uncomfortable, but the PBS show is getting its own float in the Rose Parade, two days befo
US Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian officials
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:12:49 -0500
CAIRO (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is meeting with Egyptian officials in Cairo as part of a Mideast trip aimed at assuaging concerns over the nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.
Waco-area news briefs: Aug. 2, 2015
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Tickets go on sale Monday for the 20th annual Margarita & Salsa Festival, scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Aug. 29 at the Extraco Events Center, 4601 Bosque Blvd.
WHO and sailing body seek virus tests in Rio Olympic venues
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 21:52:01 -0500
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The World Health Organization has asked the IOC to analyze virus levels in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic waters, and the governing body of world sailing says it will start doing its o
‘Texas’ crew member remembered fondly
amarillo.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:00:19 +0000
When another crew member from “Texas” left the show a couple of weeks ago, Peyton Trueblood confided to her boss that she was feeling a little homesick herself.
“But I sure love my family out here,” she told Kris Miller.
Trueblood, 21, was killed Friday in a fireworks explosion at Pioneer Amphitheatre in Palo Duro Canyon State Park as she was checking inventory before the night’s performance.
Guilty pleas for Aug. 2, 2015
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 03:00:00 -0500
Guilty pleas accepted and sentences imposed July 20-24 by district Judges George D. Gilles, Robin Malone Darr, Elizabeth B. Leonard and Rodney W. Satterwhite:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 22:28:11 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Rio Grande Valley