The Jeff Ward Show

_______________________________________________________________ Most School Teachers Do Not Want Merit a Pay Bonus? KLBJ Newsroom 11/15/2007 State officials say that fewer than half of the school districts in Texas have agreed to participate in the state's new merit pay plan for...
______________________________________________________________ Blame game: My name made me do it By Sharon Jayson USA TODAY 11-15-07 Your name made you do it, albeit unconsciously, suggests new research that finds your name can negatively undermine your goals. Psychologists in...
______________________________________________________________ The Fresh-Roasted Smell of Success By MATTHEW REES Wall Street Journal November 7, 2007 Starbucks, the Onion once reported, "continued its rapid expansion Tuesday, opening its newest location in the men's room of an...
_______________________________________________________________ Lawyer: O.J. to Spend Time Golfing By LINDA DEUTSCH AP Special Correspondent 11/15/2007 O.J. Simpson's lawyer said the former football star plans to spend the next two weeks in Miami "playing golf and taking care of...
_______________________________________________________________ Boys and Girls, Can You Say Anthrax? Agencies Use Cartoons, Games and Even Rap in Twist on Disaster Lessons By Mary Beth Sheridan Washington Post Staff Writer Wednesday, November 14, 2007 In the 1950s, children...
_______________________________________________________________ Federal Grand Jury Indicts Barry Bonds By PAUL ELIAS Associated Press Writer 11/15/2007 Barry Bonds was indicted Thursday for perjury and obstruction of justice, charged with lying when he told a federal grand jury...
______________________________________________________________ MJ's staying power simply astonishing Jordan still a money machine, as divorce settlement shows Rick Morrissey Chicago Tribune November 14, 2007 According to a recent report in The Sunday Times of London, Michael...
_______________________________________________________________ Report Puts Hidden War Costs at $1.6T By JEANNINE AVERSA Associated Press 11-14-07 WASHINGTON (AP) — The economic costs of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are estimated to total $1.6 trillion — roughly double the...
_______________________________________________________________ Ricky Williams Reinstated by NFL By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer 11/14/2007 Ricky Williams' suspension ended after more than 18 months when he was reinstated Wednesday by the NFL, and the winless Miami Dolphins...