Long odds for insanity defense in theater shooting trial
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:01:59 -0500
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The key to the death penalty trial of a man who methodically shot at moviegoers at a Batman movie premiere will be what was going on inside his mind as he threw smoke canister
Lydia Ko defends her title at Lake Merced
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:46:58 -0500
DALY CITY, Calif. (AP) — The steady hands over important putts. The easy laughter even while playing a sudden-death playoff. Lydia Ko can make it seem like child's play on the LPGA Tour even as she ke
A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:07:17 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez hit his 659th home run to move within one of Willie Mays for fourth place on the career list, and the New York Yankees took advantage of one mistake after another by the
Instagram unites Waco residents with passion for photos
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Waco photographers have bridged the gap between social media and in-person interactions by using Instagram to make friends and build a community. Nancy Magaña, 22, admits when she was in high school s
Texas authorities seize $1.75M in cocaine
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 03:20:16 -0500
MISSION, Texas (AP) — Hidalgo County authorities have seized $1.75 million worth of cocaine from a suspected stash house.
LEADING OFF: Wainwright gets MRI, Russell ready for Wrigley
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:19:18 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
Supporters of Senate Iran bill swatting away amendments
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:53:11 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate proponents of a bill empowering Congress to review and potentially reject any Iran nuclear deal must first win a battle with some colleagues determined to change the legislati
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash 5’ game
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:13:10 -0500
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The winning numbers in Sunday evening's drawing of the Oklahoma Lottery's "Cash 5" game were:
Space race: 2 Internet billionaires face off in the Lone Star State
tdtnews.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:49:00 -0500
VAN HORN — An isolated edge of vast West Texas is home to a highly secretive part of the 21st-century space race, one of two being directed in the Lone Star State by Internet billionaires whose person
Asian markets rise after Wall Street gains
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 22:42:20 -0500
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rose Monday after Wall Street gained on strong earnings and investors looked ahead to Apple results and this week's U.S. Federal Reserve meeting.
Grizzlies, Bulls wary even with big leads in playoffs
wacotrib.com / Sun, 26 Apr 2015 21:39:13 -0500
The Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games on Monday night in complete control of their respective series, needing just one more victory to advance to the next round.
Place 1 candidates pulling no punches
amarillo.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:55:44 +0000
Challengers in the crowded Amarillo City Council races on the May 9 election ballot have been jabbing at the records of incumbents and city management at every opportunity since the campaign season began. Now, one incumbent is fighting back by asking voters to look at her opponent's actions as a Potter County judge and the county's financial problems during his tenure.
Tornadoes reported as severe storm tracks across North Texas
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:16:12 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — A severe storm system moving across northern Texas is bringing with it hail, high winds and numerous reports of tornadoes.
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