Premier: Serbia ready to reduce dependency on Russian gas
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:37:41 -0500
TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic says his country will accept U.S. calls to reduce dependency on Russian gas supplies by adding an American-backed pipeline that would bri
Key numbers from a report to Congress on US education
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:27:22 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The American education landscape is shifting.
Syria’s al-Qaida chief says no plans to attack the West
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 03:05:09 -0500
BEIRUT (AP) — The leader of al-Qaida's branch in Syria says they have no plans to attack the West and denies that the so-called Khorasan group exists.
Floods in vulnerable Houston no surprise, despite controls
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 01:54:28 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — The flooding, property damage and loss of life as torrential rains this week hit the Houston area should be no surprise.
Bush’s busy role on corporate boards could become 2016 issue
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:13:12 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — After leaving the Florida governor's office, Jeb Bush began lining up positions in corporate boardrooms. He served as a board member or adviser to at least 15 companies and nonprofit
‘Open-carry’ gun bill forced into further negotiations
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:36:36 MDT
AUSTIN >> A controversial provision supported by an odd mix of Senate Tea Party members and Democrats and strongly opposed by law enforcement has forced an important gun bill to further negotiations.
Army chief of staff honors two young Fort Bliss soldiers as heroes
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:25:26 MDT
FORT BLISS >> Two young Fort Bliss soldiers say they were just doing their jobs as infantry men, but the Army says they are heroes.
Children’s Hospital woes won’t hurt patient care, Texas Tech president says
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:12:38 MDT
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center of El Paso, which is owed $9.2 million by El Paso Children's Hospital, is staying on the sidelines while Children's Hospital deals with its financial woes and bankruptcy.
Taxpayers still owe $116M for construction of Children’s Hospital
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:12:58 MDT
As the future of El Paso Children's Hospital lies in limbo after its filing for bankruptcy protection last week, county taxpayers remain on the hook for more than $116 million used for the construction of the facility.
San Elizarians celebrate grand opening of new City Hall
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 23:26:18 MDT
The San Elizario City Council no longer will have to borrow a place to hold its meetings. On Wednesday, the council and mayor celebrated the opening of a new City Hall at a historic building in the
Slow police chase from Fort Worth to Arlington ends in crash
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 01:15:19 -0500
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A man has been arrested after leading police on a slow two-hour chase from Fort Worth to Arlington mostly along Interstate 30 that ended in a crash.
First hearing in House lawsuit over Obama health law
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 02:17:43 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorneys for the federal government and the House of Representatives are getting ready to face off in the first court hearing on Republicans' lawsuit over President Barack Obama's h
THE LATEST: Asian federation opposes change to FIFA election
wacotrib.com / Wed, 27 May 2015 22:41:13 -0500
ZURICH (AP) — The Latest on FIFA developments:
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