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Police: 3 killed, 9 wounded in attack at Planned Parenthood
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:13:41 -0600
Standoff at Planned Parenthood ends with suspect's arrest; 3 killed, 9 woundedThe Latest: Official says gunman in attack at Planned Parenthood ID'd as Robert Lewis DearPope honors Ugandan Christian ma

No. 7 Baylor denied Big 12 shot after 2OT loss at No. 15 TCU
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 01:28:10 -0600
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Devin Chafin accounted for every Baylor touchdown, including a 4-yard catch in the first overtime.

Carson visiting Syrian refugees in Jordan
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 02:38:51 -0600
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson is in the Middle East this weekend to meet with Syrian refugees.

Oregon police dog fired for poor performance
mysanantonio.com / Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:55:54 UT
(AP) — A 2-year-old Belgian Malinois was supposed to be the ninth member of the police force in the Oregon coastal town of Cannon Beach, but "Cash" just didn't have what it takes. Barking is "fine as an alert, but you can't get anything done when you're trying to get him to find dope and he's just barking in your face," said Officer Josh Gregory, the dog's former handler, told the Daily Astorian (http://bit.ly/1HCFH1x). Cash was returned to his original owner, Tami Schultz of Clatsop County Search and Rescue, and the Cannon Beach Police Department is searching for a replacement.

Leonard scores 25, Spurs beat Nuggets 91-80
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:01:04 -0600
DENVER (AP) — Kawhi Leonard is on quite a roll. The reigning NBA Defensive Player of the Year also is being noticed for his play on the offensive end.

Curry scores 41 points, Warriors pour in 3s to go 17-0
wacotrib.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 03:21:02 -0600
PHOENIX (AP) — The Golden State Warriors rained 3s in the desert and pushed their NBA-record start to 17-0.

Empty Stocking Fund provides help to mother getting back on her feet
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:00:00 -0600
Donations to the Empty Stocking Fund may be mailed or delivered to the Salvation Army Community Center, 810 E. 11th St., or the Odessa American, 222 E. Fourth St. ZIP codes for both are 79761. Call the Salvation Army at 332-0738. The Empty Stocking Fund was created by the Odessa American in 1995 and has raised more than $1.5 million. Empty Stocking funds enable the Salvation Army to provide toys and food baskets to needy families in Odessa. This year’s goal is $150,000.

Seguin scores in shootout and Stars beat Canucks 3-2
oaoa.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 00:08:00 -0600
DALLAS (AP) — Antti Niemi bounced back Friday night.

Police: Puig gets swollen eye during encounter with bouncer
wacotrib.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 02:33:45 -0600
MIAMI (AP) — Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig sustained a swollen eye and facial bruises during a fight with a bouncer.

Providence upsets No. 11 Arizona 69-65 in Wooden Legacy
wacotrib.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 01:46:06 -0600
FULLERTON, Calif. (AP) — With three starters in foul trouble, Providence had lost much of its firepower and the lead.

Drones become popular holiday gifts
mysanantonio.com / Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:09:03 UT
The demand has grown as the industry and government are working together to address safety concerns. Michael Perry, spokesman for DJI, which makes the popular Phantom 2 Vision+ and new Inspire models, said demand for drones has moved "pretty dramatically out of being a pretty niche field into more of a consumer electronics field." All three of the biggest personal drone makers — DJI, Parrot and 3D Robotics — have formed a coalition to lobby the FAA to help develop standards for personal drone use. Additionally, on Monday, drone industry officials said they are teaming up with the U.S. government and model aircraft hobbyists to launch a safety campaign. The campaign includes a website — www.knowbeforeyoufly.com — which advises both drone operators of FAA regulations and how to fly their unmanned aircraft safely. The industry also said it plans to distribute safety pamphlets at industry events and work with drone manufacturers to make sure safety information is enclosed inside the packaging of new drones.

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week
wacotrib.com / Sat, 28 Nov 2015 03:52:15 -0600
Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

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