Beijing air pollution reaches hazardous levels
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 01:22:10 -0600
BEIJING (AP) — Schools in the Chinese capital kept students indoors and parents brought their kids to hospitals with breathing ailments Tuesday as Beijing grappled with extremely severe air pollution
Drake is Spotify’s most streamed artist of the year globally
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:11:11 -0600
NEW YORK (AP) — Spotify users are clearly listening to Drake. The rapper was the most streamed artist of the year globally.
Syrian refugees become issue in Illinois Senate race
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 04:01:30 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator in a tough re-election race is attacking his top Democratic rival for supporting more Syrian refugees in the U.S., marking the issue's first appearance in Senate
Waco City Council to weigh Dallas firm’s offer to develop riverfront
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:01:00 -0600
Waco City Council will hear a pitch Tuesday from a Dallas firm for an exclusive agreement to develop the city’s Brazos Commons Riverfront.
Man who opened fire on Beaumont officers kills self
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 19:50:49 -0600
BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) — Beaumont police say a man killed himself after opening fire on officers responding to a disturbance call at a home and striking one of the officers in his ballistic vest.
Suspect in Planned Parenthood attack makes 1st appearance
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:36:21 -0600
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — The man accused in the shooting rampage at a Colorado Planned Parenthood clinic made his first court appearance and learned that he will face first-degree murder charges
Rivals support Rebels in playoff bid
amarillo.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:39:49 +0000
On the west side of Dick Bivins Stadium Monday afternoon, there were patches of black and red as far as the eye could see. But if you looked closely among the Tascosa Rebel crowd, you could find other supporters dressed in other colors.
Peyton Francis and his two buddies were sitting in the top row at the north end along the 15-yard line. “Francis” was emblazoned across the back of his varsity letter jacket — from Amarillo High School.
Warriors win 19th straight, 106-103 over the Jazz
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:28:13 -0600
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Stephen Curry was held in relative check for most of Monday night. The reigning MVP and NBA's leading scorer had 16 points through three quarters as Draymond Green and other team
Diesel spill backs up I-35 traffic
tdtnews.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 23:33:00 -0600
An 18-wheeler traveling south on Interstate 35 Monday morning near mile marker 284 hit a barrier wall and pushed the barrier into the northbound inside lane, causing a major fuel spill that backed up traffic for almost five hours.
Fire destroys Granbury rope factory
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:11:33 -0600
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) — A fire has destroyed a Texas rope production company.
Cybersecurity bills would add secrecy to public records laws
wacotrib.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 02:24:39 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — A proposed law meant to encourage companies to share information about cyberthreats with the U.S. government includes measures that could significantly limit what details, if any, th
Britain’s major banks pass stress tests
oaoa.com / Tue, 01 Dec 2015 03:33:13 -0600
LONDON (AP) — The Bank of England says the country's seven biggest lenders have passed stress tests designed to see if they withstand deterioration in global economic conditions.
wacotrib.com / Mon, 30 Nov 2015 21:11:31 -0600
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