Chiefs hold off Bills 30-22 for fifth straight win
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 16:34:28 -0600
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Chiefs kept ignoring questions about the playoffs all week, even though Sunday's game against the Buffalo Bills really was a matchup of wildcard contenders.
Brees’ TD streak snapped at 45 as Texans beat Saints 24-6
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:29:30 -0600
HOUSTON (AP) — Since coach Sean Payton took over in 2006, the New Orleans Saints had scored a touchdown in every game.
Suicides, attempted suicides up in Texas prisons
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:10:03 -0600
LOVELADY, Texas (AP) — Suicides in Texas prisons have risen between the last seven full years, a trend that troubles advocates for prison reform.
The Latest: UN climate conference begins in Paris
oaoa.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 03:13:56 -0600
PARIS (AP) — The latest news from the U.N. climate conference that began Monday in Paris. All times local:
No. 4 Lady Vols lose 64-53 to No. 8 Texas, ending streak
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:31:38 -0600
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee flirted with danger long enough to eventually pay the price.
Goodfellows: Jerry Gray Foundation helping students achieve their goals
lubbockonline.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 05:15:19 +0000
Lubbock native Jerry Gray made his life on the football field, but he knows the classroom is where success is made for most.
So for roughly 13 years he’s been working through his foundation called the Jerry Gray Foundation to inspire and support local high school students — typically sophomores and juniors who most likely need the extra support — to go to college.
This year, the Jerry Gray Foundation is one of six recipients chosen for the annual A-J Media Goodfellows campaign.
‘Gods of Egypt’ studio, director apologize for white cast
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 14:39:04 -0600
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Gods of Egypt" director Alex Proyas has apologized for casting mostly white actors in his upcoming film based on Egyptian mythology.
Storm lingering in southern Plains; more flooding possible
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 16:52:25 -0600
DALLAS (AP) — A deadly storm that has caused flooding and coated parts of the southern Plains in ice during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend dumped more rain on already swollen rivers in parts of Nort
Burkina Faso holds 1st vote since popular uprising
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 13:52:27 -0600
OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — Thousands of people cast their ballots Sunday in Burkina Faso's first presidential and legislative elections since a popular uprising toppled the nation's longtime lea
The Latest: Obama visits site of Paris concert attack
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:15:48 -0600
PARIS (AP) — The latest from the much-anticipated U.N. climate conference that gets underway in Paris on Monday. All times local:
Latest from the NFL: Gronkowski carted off after hit to knee
wacotrib.com / Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:34:07 -0600
The latest from NFL games around the league on the 12th Sunday of the season (all times EST):
Reclusive suspect’s words draw focus to abortion rights fight
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 01:09:00 -0600
Robert Lewis Dear told authorities “no more baby parts” after being arrested for the shooting of a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic, according to a law enforcement official, part of a rambling statement that investigators are parsing to understand the reasoning behind an assault that left three dead.Colorado Springs Police on Sunday said they would not disclose any information on the motive for the attack, a move that guarantees further speculation over the intention of Dear, whom acquaintances described as an odd, reclusive loner, as he prepares for his initial appearance in state court today.Planned Parenthood cited witnesses as saying the gunman was motivated by his opposition to abortion. He killed a police officer and two civilians who were accompanying separate friends to the clinic: Jennifer Markovsky, 36, a mother of two and Ke’Arre Stewart, 29, an Iraq War veteran and father of two.
Time spent as a POW incorrect
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:00:00 -0600
I thoroughly enjoyed the article on Elton “Buck” Turner. However, the label on the Facebook page stated Mr. Turner was a Japanese prisoner of war for five years.
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