The Jeff Ward Show

________________________________________________________________ The Longhorn economy The University of Texas athletics department is among the nation's biggest and best. But as it prepares to spend more than $100 million this year, some ask: Are there limits? By Eric Dexheimer...
________________________________________________________________ Franchione discontinues inside info newsletter for A&M boosters Associated Press Friday, September 28, 2007 DALLAS -- Texas A&M coach Dennis Franchione said he has stopped selling inside information on the...
_________________________________________________________________ 1977 was almost perfect Texas had unexpected run at national championship By John Maher AMERICAN-STATESMAN STAFF Friday, September 28, 2007 In 1977 the University of Texas football team, under new coach Fred Akers...
_______________________________________________________________ He’s Happier, She’s Less So By DAVID LEONHARDT New York Times September 26, 2007 Last year, a team of researchers added a novel twist to something known as a time-use survey. Instead of simply asking people what...
_______________________________________________________________ Day Laborers upset with purposed ban of panhandling KLBJ Newsroom 9/27/2007 Austin city council's purposed city wide panhandling ban has many groups stating it's an attack on their first amendment rights. The...
_________________________________________________________________ Poll: Simpson Divides Whites, Blacks By ALAN FRAM Associated Press Writer 9/27/2007 The nation is sharply polarized over O.J. Simpson's armed robbery case, with whites far likelier than blacks to say the former...
________________________________________________________________ TEA introduces mandatory physical fitness test for students KLBJ Newsroom 9/27/2007 Health experts say there's a correlation between physical fitness and good grades. So a statewide physical fitness test has been...
________________________________________________________________ Bush Looks for Fix for Airline Delays By DAN CATERINICCHIA Associated Press 9-27-07 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Bush said Thursday that he has asked his transportation secretary to make sure that travelers delayed...
________________________________________________________________ Nike Designs Shoe for American Indians By SARAH SKIDMORE Associated Press 9-27-07 BEAVERTON, Ore. (AP) — Nike on Tuesday unveiled what it said is the first shoe designed specifically for American Indians, an effort...