Egypt sentences 3 Al-Jazeera reporters to 3 years in prison
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:14:31 -0500
CAIRO (AP) — An Egyptian court sentenced three Al-Jazeera English journalists to three years in prison on Saturday for broadcasting "false news," sparking an international outcry and underlining how a
Yard art a tribute to veterans
tdtnews.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:00:00 -0500
Andy Bagrowski, a neon sign maker, is passionate about anything and everything from the World War II era and takes it a step farther by artistically honoring those who sacrificed their time and lives to war.The method he chooses to honor them is by an artistic creation in the front yard of his home at 4315 Old Waco Road. Lined up along the road are representations of soldiers and others who served in battles in far away countries, his view of the struggles, victories, invasions and the war’s end in 1945.
Waco man killed in accident west of city
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:11:00 -0500
A Waco man was killed and a Crawford woman injured in a one-vehicle accident about 2:30 a.m. Friday on Farm Road 185 a tenth of a mile west of its intersection with Shilo Church Road, Texas Department
Wilson’s RBI fuels Rangers in 4-3 win over Orioles
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:17:44 -0500
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Bobby Wilson took it personally when the Orioles intentionally walked Will Venable ahead of him.
Police investigate motive in ambush of Houston area deputy
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:36:43 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Investigators were trying to determine Sunday what may have motivated a 30-year-old man accused of ambushing a uniformed suburban Houston sheriff's deputy filling his patrol car with ga
Orioles fall short again, 4-3 to Rangers
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:57:56 -0500
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — In what has become a recurring theme for the Baltimore Orioles, they lost another close game in which they struggle to score.
Police arrest foreigner, find passports in Bangkok bomb case
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:32:36 -0500
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a foreign man they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and stacks of passports, the first possible breakthrough in the de
Saturday’s Sorted High School Football Scores
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:00:01 -0500
Abilene, Big Country calendar 8/30 to 9/2
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Rodeo star knows it’s all about the kids
amarillo.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:23:09 +0000
VIDEO | As much as Josh Bush cares about the rodeo Boys Ranch has been putting on for years now — September’s event will be its 71st — he cares about the kids who live out there even more.
“I just love them to death,” he said. “They’re my family now. Watching them succeed is them watching me succeed.”
Assault numbers: What should you believe?
amarillo.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:23:25 +0000
The number was shocking — 20 percent. Wow, that’s a lot. But it was the figure from an official study, one that the Obama administration has quoted, so, it’s got to be true, doesn’t it?
The National Institute of Justice reported in 2007 that 1 in 5 women — 20 percent — who attended a residential college in the last four years has been sexually assaulted. As parents send their daughters off to college over the last few weeks, are they sending them to institutions of higher learning or to hang out with members of Islamic State?
Vin Scully: 2016 will be final season in booth for Dodgers
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:21:11 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Vin Scully said Saturday that 2016 will be his last season in the broadcast booth for the Los Angeles Dodgers, which would mark the end of his record 67-year tenure with the same fr
FC Dallas knocks off Real Salt Lake 2-0
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:13:57 -0500
FRSICO, Texas (AP) — Tesho Akindele and Fabian Castillo scored to help FC Dallas beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Saturday night.
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