Clinton plan seeks to crack down on Wall Street abuses
wacotrib.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 20:56:32 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton wants to crack down on bad behavior by Wall Street by punishing individual investors, financial managers and traders for misconduct, saying they will be "prose
Scotland Yard’s macabre Crime Museum goes on public display
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 03:00:42 -0500
LONDON (AP) — People are horrible. It's hard to escape the thought amid the guns, knives, bombs, knuckledusters and vials of poison in the Museum of London's new exhibition, The Crime Museum Uncovered
ARN, other papers being sold to Gannett
ReporterNews.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:03:02 GMT
Gannett Co. Inc. said Wednesday it plans to buy Journal Media Group, parent company of the Abilene Reporter-News, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and newspapers in 12 other markets, for about $280 million in cash. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2016 if it receives regulatory and shareholder approval.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 22:46:21 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were:
Waco-area news briefs: Oct. 9, 2015
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 00:01:00 -0500
Johnette McKown, McLennan Community College president, will be the keynote speaker at the Cen-Tex African American Chamber of Commerce’s annual Women of Distinction luncheon.
Dallas-area veterans first to test cyber rehab system
tdtnews.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 23:07:00 -0500
Twenty-five Dallas-area veterans will be the first to try cutting-edge rehabilitation technology designed to transmit sensations of physical touch over the Internet, researchers at the University of Texas-Dallas said.The Austin American-Statesman reported that the researchers are leading the initial six-month trials, which start next month.The project seeks to provide enhanced access to physical therapy for disabled veterans who can’t commute to the doctor’s office. It combines recent advances in 3-D cameras, high-speed Internet connections, video game engines and the field of “haptic,” or sense-of-touch, technology, which uses a variety of vibrations, tactile sensors and the application of force to the user to re-create the sensation of touch.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Pick 3 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 22:46:18 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ The winning numbers in Wednesday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Pick 3 Night" game were:
Speaker-in-waiting spent years cultivating GOP lawmakers
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:53:29 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — If House Republicans had a yearbook, Kevin McCarthy might be their Mr. Congeniality.
Houston’s Mallett looks for turnaround against Colts
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:23:43 -0500
HOUSTON (AP) — Ryan Mallett has had a tough time since taking over as starting quarterback for the Houston Texans.
California agency to eye bigger whale tanks at SeaWorld
wacotrib.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 01:22:28 -0500
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — SeaWorld wants to greatly expand the tanks its uses to hold killer whales in San Diego, but animal rights activists fear the plan would pave the way for breeding the animals
30 Schools in 30 Days: Eastwood High
elpasotimes.com / Wed, 7 Oct 2015 23:14:00 -0400
The El Paso Times is visiting 30 schools in 30 days to see and share what’s happening in schools across El Paso County.
Sleeping Idaho hunter wakes up to black bear biting his head
oaoa.com / Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:28:00 -0500
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A hunter asleep in the remote Idaho wilderness woke up when he felt something tugging on his hair. Then he heard the black bear breathing.
Durant feels right at home in 1st game action since February
wacotrib.com / Wed, 07 Oct 2015 22:28:45 -0500
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The shoulder shimmy at the free throw line, the one-legged runners in the lane, the silky smooth 3-pointers from the top of the arc.
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