Updated: 01/17/2005 - A weekend shooting in Grimes County leaves one woman in the hospital and a man behind bars.
Updated: 01/17/2005 - Several activities honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy occurred in the Brazos Valley Monday.
Posted: 01/17/2005 - Temperatures plummeted across the eastern half of the nation Monday, approaching an all-time record in northern Minnesota and freezing the Gulf Coast as a river of Arctic air pushed southward.
Updated: 01/17/2005 - A Roman Catholic archbishop in Mosul, Iraq, has been kidnapped, the Vatican said Monday.
Updated: 01/17/2005 - Gunmen killed eight Iraqi National Guardsmen Monday at a checkpoint northeast of Baghdad, and eight people died in a suicide car bombing at a police station outside the capital as insurgents struck ahead of national elections. Expatriate Iraqis in 14 countries began registering for the upcoming vote.
Updated: 01/17/2005 - A majority of Americans say they feel hopeful about President Bush's second term and have a generally positive view of him personally, but they also express continued doubts about Iraq.
Updated: 01/17/2005 - Americans paused Monday to remember Martin Luther King and his legacy. A commemorative service marking the King holiday was planned at Ebenezer Baptist Church, where King was preacher from 1960 until his assassination in 1968 at age 39, and thousands of people were expected to take part in an afternoon rally and march through downtown Atlanta.
Updated: 01/16/2005 - After a very busy first term and a whirlwind election cycle, George W. Bush's second four years in office should be just as hectic, with Social Security being a top priority.
Updated: 01/16/2005 - Many women are grandmothers at the age of 66, but Adriana Iliescu of Romania became a mom Sunday, giving birth to a three-pound baby. She's the oldest known woman to give birth.
Updated: 01/16/2005 - Annette Bening won for "Being Julia." Jamie Foxx won for being "Ray." And Teri Hatcher won over two "Desperate" co-stars as the Golden Globes were given to Hollywood's hottest stars and shows.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - Coretta Scott King, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s widow, spoke from the same spot her husband preached from, and delivered a similar message. On Saturday, Dr. King would have been 76 years old.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - A popular television show gave local antique lovers an idea. Saturday, their plan paid off for Brazos Valley residents, who dusted off some possessions they hoped would be very valuable.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - A Fort Hood jury put Army Spc. Charles Graner behind bars for 10 years after he was found guilty of abusing Iraqi prisoners at Abu Ghraib.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - After a busy first week back at work, Texas legislators are off until January 24. Many are heading to Washington to take part in President Bush's second inauguration.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - In his weekly radio address, President Bush made his case for a plan to save Social Security from bankruptcy. He said waiting a year to fix the system would add $600 billion to the price of a solution.
Updated: 01/15/2005 - The soldier guilty of abusing Iraqis at Abu Ghraib prison too the stand in the penalty phase of his trial, saying he was ordered by the military and intelligence agents to mistreat prisoners.
Updated: 01/14/2005 - Grimes County hopes a shorter year will be a shortcut to a brighter financial future.
Updated: 01/14/2005 - Interstate Southwest forging company in Navasota, now known as Citation Navasota is claiming fraud, after being blamed for supplying faulty crankshafts to put on airplane engines.
Updated: 01/14/2005 - A Fort Hood jury took less than five hours to find Army Specialist Charles Graner Jr. guilty on all counts. Graner is the first soldier to face charges in the Abu Ghraib prison scandal.
Updated: 01/14/2005 - Federal health advisers recommended against over-the-counter sales of a cholesterol drug, saying that patients need medical guidance in treating a condition that has no symptoms and may require drugs for life to stay healthy.
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