New info in Diana case
by MAC OVERTON
Apr 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 26 26 recommendations | email to a friend
An affidavit for an evidentiary search warrant filed with a Gregg County judge revealed new information about the death of Jacob Johnson of Diana. Johnson, 17, was found dead in the night of April ...
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Edward Snowden, displayed on television screens, asks a question to Russian President Vladimir Putin during a nationally televised question-and-answer session, in Moscow, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Speaking in a televised call-in show with the nation, Putin harshly criticized the West for trying to pull Ukraine into its orbit and said that people in eastern Ukraine have risen against the authorities in Kiev, who ignored their rights and legitimate demands. Putin also took a video question from National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden, whom Russia granted asylum last year. Asked by Snowden about Russia's surveillance programs, Putin said that Russian special services also tap on communications in their fight against terrorism, but don't do it on such a massive scale as the U.S. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)LONDON (AP) — Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden has been installed as the official representative of students at the University of Glasgow.


2014-04-23 11:37:19 -0500

Masked pro-Russia protesters stand guard near a barricade outside a regional government building in DonetskBy Pavel Polityuk and Alastair Macdonald KIEV (Reuters) - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov accused the United States of being behind the political upheaval in Ukraine and said Moscow would respond if its interests came under attack. Lavrov's comments came a day after U.S. Vice President Joe Biden was in the Ukrainian capital with promises of support for the pro-Western government, and a warning to Russia not to interfere in Ukraine. The crisis in Ukraine, now in its fourth month, has dragged Russia's relations with the West to their lowest since the Cold War. In the east, pro-Russian armed separatists have seized about a dozen public buildings and are defying Kiev's authority.


2014-04-23 11:35:23 -0500
Etex expects better year
Leaders report to membership
by PHILLIP WILLIAMS
Apr 20, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 22 22 recommendations | email to a friend
Etex Telephone Cooperative, Inc. is “okay” financially and is expected to have a better year in 2014 after its operating expenses exceeded revenues by $800,000 last year, the member-owned firm’s ac...
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