Afghan Taliban issues statement quoting Haqqani group leader
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 02:29:08 -0500
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan Taliban issued a written statement Sunday purportedly quoting Jalaluddin Haqqani, the leader of the notoriously brutal Haqqani insurgent group, in an effort to que
New testing, measurement facility helps producers maximize value
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:15:00 -0500
Inspectorate, a part of Bureau Veritas’ Commodities Division, just opened a Midland office to provide hydrocarbon testing and measurement services to the Permian Basin market.
Telemundo interviews Bush on wide range of topics
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 17:06:06 -0500
MIAMI (AP) — In his first Spanish-language television network interview since launching his 2016 presidential campaign, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush fielded questions ranging from the up
Mexico news photographer found slain in capital
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:42:13 -0500
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A photographer for the Mexican investigative magazine Proceso, who had fled his home state after being harassed, was among five people found slain early Saturday in an apartment in
‘Downton’ producer doesn’t shut door on big-screen film
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 20:58:02 -0500
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — With "Downton Abbey" coming to an end, its executive producer is offering hope that a follow-up movie is at least a possibility.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Day’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 12:40:24 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday afternoon's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Day" game were:
Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:16:27 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Evening" game were:
Plano woman who drowned 2 kids released from program
wacotrib.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 15:59:52 -0500
PLANO, Texas (AP) — A Texas appeals court has ruled that a mother found guilty of drowning her two young daughters by reason of insanity 11 years ago no longer must participate in court-ordered mental
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.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:10:10 -0500
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the "Powerball" game were:
Farm Briefs for Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015
amarillo.com / Sat, 01 Aug 2015 20:23:01 +0000
It’s been nine years since the inventory for cattle and calves has increased in a U.S. Department of Agriculture July 1 report, but they’re up 2 percent from last year at 98.4 million head.
Most notably, in reference to the rebuilding of the depleted national herd, cows are up 3 percent and replacement heifers are up 7 percent.
The USDA reports it expects the 2015 calf crop to be 34.3 million head or up 1 percent from last year.
The full report is at tinyurl.com/2015-USDAJULYREPORT.
Better conditions, more chickens
Houston sculptor’s work reflects 1960s culture
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:00:00 -0500
If you go to the back lawn of the Museum of the Southwest, behind Rusty the big steel steer, you will find a large red and silver sculpture. The red metal beams jut out of the ground in several direct
wacotrib.com / Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:11:55 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — These Texas lotteries were drawn Saturday:
Rio Grande Valley