Takeaway from Fed meeting: Expect a rate increase this year
wacotrib.com / Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:02:14 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Expectations have grown that sometime this year, the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates from record lows. The only question seems to be when.
Egypt court delays verdict in Al-Jazeera reporters’ retrial
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 03:44:17 -0500
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian judicial officials say a Cairo court has postponed the verdict in the retrial of three Al-Jazeera English reporters until Aug. 2.
Duvall’s mystery yarn features two Midlanders
Midland Reporter-Telegram / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:00 -0500
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Israel passes law sanctioning force-feeding prisoners
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:51:00 -0500
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli parliament has passed a law that would permit the force-feeding of inmates on hunger strike.
10th Annual Border Health Conference to take place at UTEP
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 29 Jul 2015 22:24:32 MDT
The 10th annual Border Health Conference, which is typically held in Washington, D.C., will take place in El Paso next week.
TISD appoints education foundation director
tdtnews.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 04:30:00 -0500
The Temple Education Foundation has grown in priority in recent years, so much so that the Temple Independent School District appointed its first ever executive director.
El Paso mayor, city manager vow to improve city government
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 29 Jul 2015 23:33:43 MDT
El Paso City Manager Tommy Gonzalez on Wednesday said that city government faces challenges as he continues to discover deep-rooted and lingering problems that are hindering the city's ability to efficiently carry out services and projects.
LEADING OFF: Tulo likely to stay as leadoff for Blue Jays
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:14:01 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
Top officials critical of Ohio cop indicted on murder charge
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:08:31 -0500
CINCINNATI (AP) — Some of the sharpest criticism of a police officer after the slaying of an unarmed black man is coming from top law enforcement and Cincinnati officials this time.
New film highlights struggles of gay Palestinians in Israel
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:46:25 -0500
TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — During last summer's Gaza war, Khader Abu Seif was living with his then Israeli boyfriend in Tel Aviv, wondering whether Hamas rockets could reach them from the coastal strip a
Relatives torn over possible 1st debris from missing MH370
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 01:19:03 -0500
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Jacquita Gomes is torn about whether to believe that plane debris found more than 16 months after the mysterious disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is the firs
Perry dials back Christian appeal in Iowa, cites job record
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 02:24:11 -0500
CLEAR LAKE, Iowa (AP) — Rick Perry bragged to an Iowa barbeque crowd about the strong economy back in Texas, drew laughs comparing President Barack Obama to Jimmy Carter and won applause vowing to sec
Tanaka missing spots in Yankees’ 5-2 loss at Rangers
wacotrib.com / Thu, 30 Jul 2015 00:00:25 -0500
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka kept missing his spots for the New York Yankees.
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