FC Dallas knocks off Real Salt Lake 2-0
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:13:57 -0500
FRSICO, Texas (AP) — Tesho Akindele and Fabian Castillo scored to help FC Dallas beat Real Salt Lake 2-0 on Saturday night.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘All or Nothing Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:28:16 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Saturday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "All or Nothing Night" game were:
Abilene, Big Country calendar 8/30 to 9/2
ReporterNews.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:00:34 GMT
Today in history for Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015
amarillo.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:52:56 +0000
■ In 1861, Union Gen. John C. Fremont instituted martial law in Missouri and declared slaves there to be free. (However, Fremont’s emancipation order was countermanded by President Abraham Lincoln.)
■ In 1862, Confederate forces won victories against the Union at the Second Battle of Bull Run in Manassas, Va., and the Battle of Richmond in Kentucky.
■ In 1905, Ty Cobb made his major-league debut as a player for the Detroit Tigers, hitting a double in his first at-bat in a game against the New York Highlanders. (The Tigers won, 5-3.)
Andrews family poses as Avengers, Daredevil for Hub City Comic Con
lubbockonline.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 03:56:43 +0000
Dan Smart was determined to be more like one of his favorite superheroes.
“Growing up, Batman and Captain America both are non-superpowered and I always thought maybe one day I could achieve that if I had enough money,” said Smart of Andrews. “They were always my favorite because they could go toe-to-toe with anybody even though they don’t have their own powers.”
Smart got closer to his goal of being more like Captain America this year. He lost more than 100 pounds so he could fit into a costume he made himself.
Agricultural digest 8/30/2015
ReporterNews.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:40:34 GMT
Agricultural digest 8/30/2015
Huge Malaysia rally for Najib’s resignation enters 2nd day
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 01:46:34 -0500
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Big crowds of protesters returned to the streets of Kuala Lumpur on Sunday to demand the resignation of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak over a financial scandal, aft
Costly records for Salado: Open records request hit village budget hard
tdtnews.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 20:00:00 -0500
SALADO — The village of Salado has a bill for legal fees for the 2015 fiscal year that has surpassed planned spending.Without a village attorney on staff the village contracts a law firm to represent it.Village Administrator Kim Foutz said of 2015’s $1.1 million budget, the village designated $20,000 for all legal fees. That budget has exceeded $45,000 and, due to pending transactions, is likely to continue to rise as the fiscal year comes to an end.
Fire at Saudi oil company residential complex kills 2
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 02:57:29 -0500
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A large fire broke out Sunday in the basement of a sprawling residential complex in Saudi Arabia's oil-rich east, killing at least two people and wounding 70, civil
On-Air Ambush: TV crew’s killing unfolds in real time
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 18:23:19 -0500
The on-air shooting deaths of Virginia TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward and the suicide five hours later of gunman Vester Flanagan played out in a sort of surreal time, spilling from
Police arrest foreigner, find passports in Bangkok bomb case
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:32:36 -0500
BANGKOK (AP) — Thai authorities arrested a foreign man they said had been holed up in a suburban apartment with bomb-making equipment and stacks of passports, the first possible breakthrough in the de
Fan dies after fall from upper deck at Atlanta Braves game
wacotrib.com / Sun, 30 Aug 2015 00:40:33 -0500
ATLANTA (AP) — A fan died after falling from the upper deck into the lower-level stands at Turner Field on Saturday night during a game between the Atlanta Braves and New York Yankees.
Grant will help MHMR provide therapy, counseling to veterans
wacotrib.com / Sat, 29 Aug 2015 19:01:00 -0500
Local military veterans suffering from post traumatic stress disorder or issues relating to substance abuse will have another source of counseling thanks to a $150,000 grant the Heart of Texas Mental
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