Search dogs aiding efforts after Texas floods need care
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 21:32:46 -0500
WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) — Veterinarians are on hand to care for the dogs that are helping search teams look for those missing from the Memorial Day weekend floods in Central Texas.
Son of ‘Barney’ co-creator pleads no contest in shooting
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 19:15:47 -0500
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The son of a co-creator of the children's show "Barney and Friends" has pleaded no contest to shooting and wounding his Malibu neighbor.
Big 12 future sites familiar for basketball, baseball
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 20:15:40 -0500
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Big 12 is keeping its men's basketball tournament in Kansas City through at least 2020, and the conference plans play the baseball and for women's basketball tournaments in Ok
Japan data show spending, factory output muted as yen falls
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 00:50:52 -0500
TOKYO (AP) — Japanese data on Friday showed a mixed outlook for the world's third-largest economy while a renewed decline in the value of the yen is adding to uncertainty over whether the recovery is
IMAX plans Hong Kong IPO for China unit
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 00:14:57 -0500
HONG KONG (AP) — IMAX plans to sell shares of its China unit in Hong Kong as it seeks to accelerate its expansion in the fast-growing Chinese movie market.
LEADING OFF: Harvey hopes to bounce back, Shields unbeaten
wacotrib.com / Fri, 29 May 2015 02:08:37 -0500
A look at what's happening all around the major leagues today:
Event to feature national trails
tdtnews.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 21:43:00 -0500
Events scheduled in Milam County for June 4-6 were added to activities on the website of the Partnership for National Trails System.This is part of a continuing effort by Partnership for National Trails System to encourage Americans everywhere to value and preserve these national treasures.
Flight returns to gate at San Francisco to remove passenger
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 17:13:50 -0500
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A Virgin America flight from San Francisco to Austin, Texas, has been delayed out of concerns over one of the passengers.
Shallowater opens shelter as downpours leave stranded drivers, closed roads, flooded homes
lubbockonline.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 23:26:22 +0000
SHALLOWATER — After nearly two decades on the job, Shallowater Police Chief Bart Hurst has a new description for a longtime patrol area.
“It’s just a raging river,” he said with a flabbergasted head shake.
Two days of rain prompted severe flooding, triggering leaders and volunteers in Shallowater to open a shelter for displaced residents and others in the region coping with high water.
Indictment says ex-US House Speaker Hastert paid hush money
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 22:34:30 -0500
CHICAGO (AP) — Former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert agreed to pay $3.5 million in hush money to keep a person from the town where he was a longtime high school teacher silent about "prior miscondu
Thai official warns of ‘alarming level’ of boat people
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 23:19:28 -0500
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's Foreign Minister said Friday that the upsurge of boat people in Southeast Asia has reached an "alarming level," and called for governments in the region to address the root c
Bankruptcy documents: El Paso Children’s Hospital plans to spend $1.4 million in restructuring
elpasotimes.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 23:03:06 MDT
El Paso Children's Hospital is projected to pay nearly $1.4 million in restructuring costs and professional fees over three months, including $200,000 a month to a company linked to the hospital's CEO, according to bankruptcy documents.
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Daily 4 Night’ game
wacotrib.com / Thu, 28 May 2015 22:28:23 -0500
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Texas Lottery's "Daily 4 Night" game were:
Rio Grande Valley