- Papal visit puts Andes presidents' eco-record under scrutiny
Waco Tribune-Herald, Saturday - 07/04/2015 - 12:03 AM
In the vine-entangled forests of the Aguarague National Park, crude that seeped for decades out of abandoned wellheads saturates the soil and has stained the be
- World stocks drift lower ahead of Greek vote; China plunges
Waco Tribune-Herald, Friday - 07/03/2015 - 10:32 AM
World stock markets mostly drifted lower Friday ahead of Greece's weekend referendum, while China's main stock benchmark plunged as government efforts failed to reassure panicky investors.
- Kuwait promotes unity in wake of bombing designed to divide
Waco Tribune-Herald, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 02:36 PM
An Islamic State sympathizer's deadly bombing in a packed Kuwaiti mosque last week was designed to fit an all-too-familiar pattern: extremists attack Shiites to stoke sectarian hatr
- Astros' Springer headed to 15-day DL with broken right wrist
Waco Tribune-Herald, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 02:31 PM
Houston Astros outfielder George Springer has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a broken right wrist.
- Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb to run for president
Waco Tribune-Herald, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 02:19 PM
Former Virginia Sen. Jim Webb is running for president, joining a field of Democrats challenging Hillary Rodham Clinton for the nomination.
- Amy Winehouse documentary wins raves but angers family
Waco Tribune-Herald, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 07:48 AM
In "Amy," performers as diverse as Yasiin Bey and Tony Bennett sing the praises of the late Amy Winehouse, and the documentary helps reclaim the talented, troubled singer as a musician,
- Train derailment, fire prompts evacuation in Tennessee
Associated Press, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 06:00 AM
Authorities say at least one train car carrying a flammable and toxic gas has derailed and caught fire in eastern Tennessee, prompting an evacuation within a 1-mile radius.
- Macy's dumps Trump; New York City reviewing contracts
Associated Press, Thursday - 07/02/2015 - 01:43 AM
The Macy's department store chain joined an ongoing exodus from association with Donald Trump and New Mexico's governor and New York City's mayor slammed him over his comments on Mexican immigrants.
- Israeli court rules Kafka works to go to National Library
Waco Tribune-Herald, Wednesday - 07/01/2015 - 04:58 AM
An Israeli court has stripped an Israeli family of a collection of Franz Kafka manuscripts, ruling that they be transferred to the country's National Library.
- California legislation responds to cheerleader lawsuits
Associated Press, Wednesday - 07/01/2015 - 04:48 AM
They boost their teams from the sidelines and promote them by appearing in calendars and at fan events, but some sports cheerleaders say they are still not considered team employees and are paid what amounts to less than minimum wage.
- Eurozone ministers set to weigh Greece's latest proposal
Waco Tribune-Herald, Wednesday - 07/01/2015 - 12:28 AM
Eurozone finance ministers were set to weigh Greece's latest proposal for aid Wednesday, hours after the country's international bailout expired without a deal, cutting it off fr
- White Sox ace Sale strikes out 10 for 8th straight game
Waco Tribune-Herald, Tuesday - 06/30/2015 - 10:09 PM
White Sox pitcher Chris Sale has struck out at least 10 for the eighth straight game, matching the best run in major league history.
- Trump's pageant woes mount with TV and contestant drop-outs
San Diego Union-Tribune, Tuesday - 06/30/2015 - 03:04 PM
Fallout from Donald Trump's remarks about immigrants from Mexico continued Tuesday as a TV company backed by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim said it was scrapping a project in development with the outspoken mogul, and Mexico announced it won't be sending a contestant to the Miss Universe contest, which Trump partly owns.