Updated: 02/23/2005 - Texas Supreme Court Chief Justice Wallace Jefferson says the state is losing judges because their salaries haven't kept pace with the times.
Updated: 02/23/2005 - Ahead of schedule, a jury has been chosen to hear the child molestation case against pop star Michael Jackson. The California panel includes four men and eight women -- seven whites, four Hispanics and one Asian.
Updated: 02/23/2005 - There's a 48-hour stay in the case of Terri Schiavo, the severely brain-damaged woman at the center of a right-to-die case in Florida. Circuit Court Judge George Greer extended a stay Wednesday that was to expire late Wednesday afternoon. He says he needs more time to consider legal arguments.
Updated: 02/23/2005 - Rescue teams using dogs and heavy machinery pulled more bodies from the ruins of flattened villages in central Iran on Wednesday, and officials raised the death toll from a powerful earthquake to at least 500. The count was expected to rise even higher.
Updated: 02/23/2005 - President Bush and German Chancellor Gerhard Schroeder insisted Wednesday that Iran must not have nuclear weapons, but remained divided on how to coax Tehran into giving up its suspected ambitions for such an arsenal.
Updated: 02/23/2005 - Family and friends who packed a Virginia courtroom to support Ahmed Omar Abu Ali laughed out loud when prosecutors alleged that the former high school valedictorian had plotted to assassinate President Bush.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - It's time to pay up in Brenham because in less than two weeks, Brenham police officers are hitting the streets in the first warrant roundup of the year.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - A study on Brenham State School operations and spending, recommends that it look into independent living for its clients.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - A local economic development group is changing its guidelines to raise the bar for new companies in the Brazos Valley.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - The Supreme Court said Tuesday it will hear a challenge to the nation's only assisted suicide law, taking up the Bush administration's appeal to stop doctors from helping terminally ill patients die more quickly.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - The ex-boyfriend of a missing pregnant woman has been arrested and charged with the murder of the woman and her 7-year-old son, whose bodies were found Tuesday, police said.
Updated: 02/22/2005 - Under a cold, driving rain, survivors wailed over the bodies of the dead and dug through the ruins of mud-brick houses searching for their loved ones after a powerful earthquake flattened villages in central Iran on Tuesday, killing at least 420 people.
Updated: 02/21/2005 - A source close to the investigation says alcohol was involved in the death of an Aggie graduate hit by a car.
Updated: 10/28/2006 - A Hearne man was arrested after police say he broke into a Texas A&M dorm and threatened a student with a gun.
Updated: 02/21/2005 - A bloody inmate riot three weeks ago at the biggest U.S.-run detention facility in Iraq has exposed an increasingly hard-core prison population that is confronting U.S. forces with a growing risk of prison violence, according to military officers.
Updated: 02/21/2005 - President Bush was concerned "his mistakes as a youth" would disqualify him from running for the nation's highest office, said an old friend who secretly recorded private conversations in which Bush appears to acknowledge past drug use.
Updated: 02/21/2005 - President Bush is summoning Europeans to a "new era of trans-Atlantic unity".
Updated: 02/22/2005 - Bryan police say the murder of 26-year-old Terrence ''Chuckie'' Leggett might be drug related. Police found Leggett with a bullet wound to his head early Monday morning at Sadie Thomas Park.