Ukraine’s rebels mete out rough justice in authority vacuum
wacotrib.com / Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:14:24 -0500
KRASNYI PARTYZAN, Ukraine (AP) — A bruised rebel fighter in battle fatigues is tied to a traffic pole, avoiding glances as a crude message hung about his neck flutters in the wind: "I am a marauder. I
‘Batman’ trial tries to look inside Colorado shooter’s mind
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:53:56 -0500
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Two versions of the unstable mind of James Holmes were presented to a jury Monday as lawyers revealed many more details about his conversion from a promising grad student to a
19-year-old dies in Temple wreck
tdtnews.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:24:00 -0500
A one-vehicle accident early morning Monday claimed the life of a 19-year-old Houston man, according to a Temple Police Department press release.
Texans could replace Andre Johnson at draft
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:49:07 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Andre Johnson is gone and the Houston Texans could use some help at wide receiver.
Asian markets lower ahead of major earnings, Fed meeting
wacotrib.com / Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:48:55 -0500
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were lower Tuesday, taking a cue from losses on Wall Street ahead of earnings from major Asian companies and the Federal Reserve's policy meeting.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:16:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Evening" game were:
Teacher accused of anti-Muslim remarks to resign, get 3 months’ pay
mysanantonio.com / Thu, 4 Dec 2014 16:26:18 UT
A third-grade HISD teacher accused of making profane and anti-Muslim remarks on a public access television show will resign immediately and receive three months' pay under a deal approved by the school board Thursday. In online clips, Box could be heard referring to "bacon-haters," using profanity in connection with Muslims and asking, "Can't Ebola just take one for the team and take out Obama?"
Trade deal poses dilemma for Clinton in Democratic primary
wacotrib.com / Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:23:26 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — As secretary of state, Hillary Rodham Clinton called the Trans-Pacific Partnership the "gold standard" in efforts to create open and fair trade.
San Antonio man gets prison for lying to get citizenship
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 22:25:14 -0500
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A San Antonio man has been sentenced to five years in prison and stripped of his U.S. citizenship for lying about his prior affiliation with Hezbollah, the Shiite militant group.
Great Strides walk is Saturday
lubbockonline.com / Tue, 28 Apr 2015 00:39:23 +0000
The Northeast Texas chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation will host a Great Strides walk on Saturday to raise research funds for and awareness of the disease.
The 5K will be at Buddy Holly Recreational Area at 10 a.m. Check in will begin at 9 a.m., according to the event website.
Visit fightcf.cff.org for additional registration information about the walk.
NWS: At least 8 tornadoes touched down in Texas Sunday
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 20:12:52 -0500
DALLAS (AP) — A band of tornadoes that swept across parts of rural Texas over the weekend flattened buildings, tore the roofs off other structures and forced people to rush for shelter.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Evening’ game
wacotrib.com / Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:16:14 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Evening" game were:
Popular zoo elephants likely to get harder to see in future
wacotrib.com / Tue, 28 Apr 2015 03:02:24 -0500
SEATTLE (AP) — Visitors flocked to the leafy enclosure at Seattle's zoo to watch the two elephants, Chai and Bamboo, as they used their long trunks to play with balls and snack on carrots and apples.
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