Washington university cancels classes over hate speech
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 16:04:35 -0600
SEATTLE (AP) — After a racist thread on social media sparked outrage on a quiet Washington state campus, college officials sent students home a day early for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Tempers flare as TAPS works to move forward
heralddemocrat.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 03:26:06 +0000
In a contentious meeting Tuesday, the TAPS Public Transit board of directors received an update on the agency following drastic service cuts and significant layoffs last week. TAPS Interim CEO Tim Patton updated the board on an agreement with the IRS for payment of back payroll taxes and an audit by the Texas Department of Transportation.
Sanders scores 15, Idaho holds off Troy 69-63
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:27:50 -0600
DENTON, Texas (AP) — Victor Sanders made four 3-pointers and scored 15 points, Perrion Callandret added 13 points and Idaho beat Troy 69-63 on Tuesday night in the Mean Green Showcase.
AP-BKC—Florida A&M-UTEP Box
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:10:56 -0600
FLORIDA A&M (2-3)
Belton Council OKs zoning change to allow restaurant’s expansion
tdtnews.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:55:00 -0600
Mi Pueblo, a Mexican restaurant in downtown Belton, will be constructing a 2,000-square-foot building with a 400-square-foot patio and demolishing their current building after the new restaurant is complete.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:28:11 -0600
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Two local groups offer free Thanksgiving Day meals
tdtnews.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:08:00 -0600
Free meals will be available to the hungry and the traveling on Thanksgiving Day.
Officer charged with murder in teen’s death; video released
wacotrib.com / Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:11:16 -0600
CHICAGO (AP) — A white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times last year was charged with first-degree murder Tuesday, hours before the city released a video of the killing that many
Missionary recounts her year as hostage
amarillo.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:36:43 +0000
Gracia Burnham’s testimony of strength, survival, faith and forgiveness captured the hearts of the hundreds in attendance at the 26th annual Amarillo Community Prayer Breakfast on Tuesday in Amarillo Civic Center Complex’s North Exhibit Hall.
“It’s very appropriate for me to be doing a prayer breakfast,” said Burnham, the featured speaker. “People prayed for me and my husband when we were held hostage in the jungle, and what would we have done without people’s prayers?”
Rockies’ Reyes pleads not guilty to abusing wife in Hawaii
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:20:38 -0600
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) — Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is pleading not guilty to allegations of abusing his wife at a Hawaii resort.
Asian shares lower on jitters over strife in Middle East
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 21:40:33 -0600
TOKYO (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly lower Wednesday as investors kept a wary eye on developments in the Middle East after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane.
19th Congressional field growing
myplainview.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:21:00 -0600
With three weeks remaining to file, the field of hopefuls continues to grow to replace U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer who is giving up his seat representing the 19th Congressional District.
Group raised suspicions before 5 were shot at police protest
wacotrib.com / Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:33:54 -0600
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Protesters demanding justice for a black man fatally shot by Minneapolis police were settling in for their ninth night of demonstrations when something just didn't seem right.
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