Dominica digs out from storm damage that killed at least 20
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:56:57 -0500
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Rescue crews jumped off boats and trudged Saturday through mud, rocks and uprooted trees to reach communities cut off by a tropical storm that killed at least 20 people and lef
Eleven hurt in bus rollover near Rising Star
ReporterNews.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 05:19:26 GMT
Injuries are not critical from Saturday wreck, DPS reports
Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of deputy
tdtnews.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:21:00 -0500
A sheriff’s deputy in uniform was shot and killed Friday night while filling up his patrol car at a suburban Houston gas station, according to authorities.The unidentified deputy was pumping gas into his vehicle when a man approached him from behind and fired multiple shots, Harris County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Ryan Sullivan told The Associated Press. Once the deputy fell to the ground, the suspect fired more shots.
Austin tech worker charged with stealing, pawning equipment
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:26:51 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A city technology worker in Austin has been accused of stealing and pawning nearly $177,000 worth of computer and audio items.
Gulf Coast marks Katrina’s fury, celebrates rebirth
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:38:42 -0500
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — As the church bells rang marking the decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, the 80-year-old woman wept softly into a tissue as she leaned against her rusting Oldsmobi
Hungary court orders arrest of 4 men in migrant truck deaths
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 14:36:48 -0500
KECSKEMET, Hungary (AP) — Four men suspected of being involved in the deaths of 71 migrants found in a truck in Austria were placed under preliminary arrest on Saturday by a Hungarian court.
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
Pension group no longer responsible for Dallas condo glare
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:07:28 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — Leaders of a law enforcement pension group say they are no longer responsible for a glass skyscraper's glare on a neighboring museum and patrons.
Southern flag heritage
tdtnews.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 04:00:00 -0500
With Southern heritage the excuse for the Confederate flag, why not have a Confederate Day celebration (including blacks since supposedly it is their heritage, too); have restaurants with Confederate
Hauschka kicks 60-yard field goal to give Seahawks 16-15 win
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:28:35 -0500
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Steven Hauschka kicked a 60-yard field goal with 16 seconds left to give the Seattle Seahawks a 16-15 victory over the San Diego Chargers on Saturday night.
Kismet preps for Little World’s Fair
amarillo.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 23:41:23 +0000
KISMET, KAN. — Many families have their traditions for Labor Day, whether it be having the day off from work, relaxing at the lake or watching the Jerry Lewis MDA telethon on television. One tradition around southwest Kansas has lasted longer than all of those, however — the Kismet Little World’s Fair.
Meetings for the week: Aug. 30-Sept. 5, 2015
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:01:00 -0500
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Mega Millions winning numbers
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:17:42 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
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