No ‘miracle’ solution at Asian migrant crisis meeting
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 20:31:31 -0500
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand hosted a meeting of 17 countries Friday to address an alarming rise in the number of boat people in Southeast Asian waters.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Mega Millions’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:40:10 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the "Mega Millions" game were:
Rep. Blanco: Limits to vet-family tuition program likely dead
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:35:27 MDT
AUSTIN >> Limits to a program providing tuition benefits for spouses and children of Texas veterans are dead, state Rep. César Blanco, D-El Paso, said Friday.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 22:28:20 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were:
Jury convicts TV actor Diamond of misdemeanors in stabbing
wacotrib.com / Sat, 30 May 2015 02:00:47 -0500
PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. (AP) — TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but a Wisconsin jury cleared the former "Saved by the Bell" actor of the mo
Potholes abound because of flooding
tdtnews.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:34:00 -0500
Flood conditions across Texas and in Central Texas are causing deteriorating conditions on some of the older pavement, even leading to the closure of an Interstate 35 southbound access road at Salado Creek, said Jodi Wheatley, Interstate 35 specialist for the Texas Department of Transportation.Salado Creek has flooded several times lately, especially over the southbound access road that hasn’t been replaced yet and wasn’t constructed much higher than the creek even in normal conditions, Wheatley said.
Turkey seizes bank associated with US-based Muslim cleric
wacotrib.com / Sat, 30 May 2015 01:55:24 -0500
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey's banking regulator says a state fund has seized a bank associated with a movement led by the U.S.-based Muslim cleric Fethullah Gulen, which authorities have accused of a
Hamilton’s homers help Rangers to 7-4 win over Red Sox
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:36:54 -0500
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — It seemed like old times for Josh Hamilton and the Texas Rangers on Friday night.
Democrats blast border security money in Texas budget
elpasotimes.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:57:01 MDT
AUSTIN >> As the Texas House and Senate passed a $210 billion budget Friday, Democrats in both chambers leveled withering criticism on the $800 million earmarked for border security.
Protesters gather at Phoenix mosque under close police watch
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 23:04:33 -0500
PHOENIX (AP) — About 500 protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept two groups sparring about Islam far apart from each other.
VCU uses big 4th inning to top Dallas Baptist 7-2
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 22:02:07 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — Virginia Commonwealth used a five-run fourth inning to power past host Dallas Baptist 7-2 in the first round of the Dallas Regional on Friday night.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:33:11 -0500
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The winning numbers in Friday evening's drawing of the Oklahoma Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Kent, Banks lead Texas A&M past Texas Southern 5-0
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 21:25:18 -0500
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Matt Kent threw seven shutout innings, Nick Banks hit a two-run homer and Texas A&M topped Texas Southern 5-0 in the opening round of the College Station Regional on
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