Posted: 02/05/2007 - The widow of a Fort Worth police officer killed in the line of duty has started a foundation to help other police families. Teresa Nava lost her husband in November 2005 when Officer Hank Nava was fatally shot while investigating an identity theft ring. Nava says she's grateful for the support her family received when her husband died, but now her mission is to do more for families of fallen officers.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - Governor Rick Perry will deliver his State of the State speech to the Legislature tomorrow. The Republican governor has increasingly used the speech he gives to lawmakers every two years to set forth his agenda for the regular legislative session -- and to champion pet causes. The Legislature's response has been mixed.
Posted: 02/05/2007 - A group charged with proposing changes to the state's futile-care law is at an impasse. The group's chairman says it can't agree over the amount of time a family should have to transfer a patient if the hospital decides to end life-sustaining treatment.
Updated: 02/04/2007 - While most Brazos Valley residents watched Super Bowl 41 in the comfort of their homes, or in other places, that wasn't the case for some. Texas A&M students waiting to get in for Monday night's basketball game against Texas chose to watch the game outdoors at Reed Arena.
Posted: 02/04/2007 - After a few weeks of waiting, the winners of a Martin Luther King Contest were finally announced. Members of the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority conducted a poster and essay contest in honor of Martin Luther
Updated: 02/03/2007 - A second murder suspect in the shooting of a Huntsville man is dead, apparently by his own hand. Houston Police tried to serve a warrant early Saturday morning on John Kizzee, 48. As SWAT team members closed in on Kizzee's apartment, they say they heard a muffled shot inside.
Updated: 02/03/2007 - DALLAS (AP) - Days after returning as Dell Inc's chief executive officer, Michael Dell told employees the beleaguered computer maker is quashing bonuses for 2006 and reducing managers. The e-mail sent Friday says the move is to help cut costs and steer the company back toward dominance.
Posted: 02/02/2007 - Aggies who didn't get one of the much sought after tickets to the University of Texas basketball game, check your e-mail. More tickets will be given out over the weekend.
Posted: 02/02/2007 - In news coming out of Friday's Regents meeting, the director of TEEX has been reassigned. Robert "Lanny" Smith will work closely with Chancellor Michael McKinney on a number of projects, though a firm title has not been determined.
Posted: 02/02/2007 - A jury in Fort Worth has ordered life in prison for a man convicted of snatching his ex-girlfriend and using a blowtorch and drain cleaner on her. Forty-four-year-old Robert Drew Stephenson earlier yesterday was found guilty of aggravated kidnapping, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and retaliation.
Posted: 02/02/2007 - The Army unveiled parts of its high-tech Future Combat Systems in an exercise at the Fort Bliss Orogrande test site. Yesterday's mock raid on a fictitious village was the first public glimpse of a series of camera mounted-robots, small unmanned planes and radios that can send text messages.
Posted: 02/02/2007 - A lawmaker has filed legislation that would move Texas primary elections from March to the first Tuesday in February during presidential election years. Backers of the plan say Texas and its 34 electoral votes would give the state a louder voice in nominating the presidential candidates of both parties.
Updated: 02/02/2007 - The search continued in Huntsville Friday for a murder suspect, after the man police thought was responsible surrendered. Jaffrey Kizzee was wanted for the murder of Jason Ross who was fatally shot Thursday night. The suspect cooperated with investigators and Kizzee was not arrested.
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