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Stories with place: Waco
  • Waco police spokesman running for county sheriff 
    Updated: Jul-27-15 11:37 pm

    WACO, Texas - The Waco police spokesman who was virtually the sole source of law enforcement information on the deadly spring shootout at a Twin Peaks restaurant plans to run for sheriff in the 2016 election.

  • 16 media groups fight gag order in Waco biker shooting 
    Updated: Jul-24-15 7:06 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - A gag order in a criminal case arising from a shootout at a biker gathering in Waco is unconstitutional, overly broad and should be lifted, attorneys for 16 media organizations argued in a brief filed Friday with a Texas appeals court.

  • Texas judge who set $1M bonds for bikers recused from 1 case 
    Updated: Jul-23-15 1:40 pm

    WACO, Texas - A judge has been recused in the case of one of 177 people arrested following a shootout at a Waco restaurant involving bikers and police.

  • Daugaard urges watchfulness, care on roads for Sturgis rally 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 5:56 pm

    SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Officials in South Dakota who have spent years planning for what could be a record-setting 75th Sturgis Motorcycle Rally said Thursday they are as prepared as possible for the expected influx of bikers to the Black Hills area next month.

  • Lawsuit alleges Waco biker grand jury conflict of interest story has photos
    Updated: Jul-10-15 10:14 pm

    FORT WORTH, Texas - A biker arrested after a deadly shootout involving bikers and police in Waco, Texas, argued Friday that it's a conflict of interest for a policeman to preside over the grand jury that may hear his case.

  • Obama designates national monuments in Texas, Calif., Nevada story has photos
    Updated: Jul-10-15 2:48 pm

    WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama designated new national monuments Friday in California, Nevada and Texas, setting aside millions of acres that are home to prehistoric rock carvings, Mammoth bones and popular outdoors destinations. The presidential move ran into immediate resistance from some Republicans, who accused Obama of a sneaky land grab that ignored the interests of local residents.

  • New national monuments coming in Texas, California, Nevada 
    Updated: Jul-10-15 9:59 am

    WASHINGTON - Mammoth bones, prehistoric rock carvings and more than a million acres of wilderness will be protected as part of three new national monuments that President Barack Obama is creating in California, Nevada and Texas.

  • Killeen man who had nearly 10K child pornography images gets prison 
    Updated: Jul-09-15 8:40 am

    WACO, Texas - A Central Texas man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison after being caught with nearly 10,000 child pornography photos and videos.

  • Baylor University drops 'homosexual acts' from conduct rules 
    Updated: Jul-07-15 6:56 pm

    WACO, Texas - The world's largest Baptist university has dropped specific references to homosexual acts from its sexual conduct policy.

  • Baylor emails reveal fractious ties to alumni group 
    Updated: Jul-06-15 12:48 pm

    DALLAS - A long-running spat between Baylor University and one of its alumni associations, over actions the world's largest Baptist school claims is hurting its brand, has now unearthed emails full of insults and complaints - as well as calls by an exasperated university President Ken Starr to move on from the strife.