Bell Co. Fire Rescue, firefighter victim speak up
tdtnews.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 21:45:00 -0500
A Sunday evening television report has Bell County Fire Rescue firefighters and fire chief up in arms and ready to tell their side of the story on Tuesday.Joseph Owsley, a former firefighter, was one of five injured on April 17 when their engine was struck by a pickup driver, causing it to roll several times and ejecting two firefighters. He told a KWTX TV reporter that he is homeless, has no money and lost his job and house — all because of the April 17 accident.
Nike co-founder Knight will step down as chairman
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:21:11 MDT
NEW YORK (AP) - Nike Chairman Phil Knight, who turned a business selling shoes out of the back of his car into the world's most valuable sports brand, has announced plans to step down as company
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:28:24 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Tuesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Indonesia plane had more people, raising death toll to 141
wacotrib.com / Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:59:26 -0500
MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — An air force transport plane that crashed in Indonesia carried more passengers than the military previously reported, raising the death toll to more than 140 on Wednesday combi
Waco men with alleged ‘virtual drugstore’ indicted after drug charge arrest
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 16:48:00 -0500
Two men arrested in May with what police described as a “virtual drugstore” in their car were indicted Tuesday on first-degree felony drug charges.
Officials destroy possible explosive device found in home
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:30:00 -0500
Waco police responded to the 1800 block of Pryor Street Tuesday afternoon after family members found a suspicious item in their home, officials said.
AP Source: Trail Blazers give Aminu 4 years, $30 million
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:55:30 -0500
A person with direct knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed to terms with veteran forward Al-Farouq Aminu on a four-year, $30 million deal.
One-third of world’s people still have no proper toilets
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:24:31 -0500
NEW DELHI (AP) — Toilets are taken for granted in the industrialized West, but still are a luxury for a third of the world's people who have no access to them, according to a report by the World Healt
Hollywood exit to close
amarillo.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:52:11 +0000
The northbound exit ramp from Interstate 27 to Hollywood Road will be closed this morning for milling and paving, Texas Department of Transportation spokesman Paul Braun said.
The closure will last most of the day. Motorists who would take the Hollywood Road exit will be routed to the northbound Sundown Lane exit and will take the frontage road to Hollywood Road.
APNewsBreak: Tunisia beach killer trained with museum gunmen
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:01:09 -0500
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — The student who massacred tourists in a Tunisian seaside resort trained in a jihadi camp in Libya at the same time as the two men who attacked a leading museum in March, a top se
Women’s World Cup: Missed penalty kick costs Germany in 2-0 loss to US
elpasotimes.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 23:10:30 MDT
MONTREAL (AP) - Celia Sasic picked a pretty bad time for Germany's first missed penalty kick in the women's World Cup.
Belton, Temple ready for July 4th celebrations
tdtnews.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:57:00 -0500
Events in Belton and Temple for the Fourth of July include multiple parades, fireworks and a rodeo.
wacotrib.com / Tue, 30 Jun 2015 18:10:30 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — These Texas lotteries were drawn Tuesday:
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