The Jeff Ward Show

_______________________________________________________________________ Schools Plan to Pay Cash for Marks By JENNIFER MEDINA New York Times June 19, 2007 New York City students could earn as much as $500 a year for doing well on standardized tests and showing up for class in a...
_______________________________________________________________________ 25 years of memorable musical moments In 1982, ABBA. disbanded, Public Enemy formed and Ozzy Osbourne bit off a bat's head. In the 25 years since, music has undergone cataclysmic changes. USA TODAY's Edna...
Journal Report: Economic Roundup The latest Journal Report offers an economic roundup, examining how local governments tackle their economic problems. Wall Street Journal June 10, 2007 Conor Dougherty’s lead article looks at lawmakers who are trying to stop businesses from...
________________________________________________________________________ Child-care worker finger prints Law requiring costly background checks outrages day care owners KLBJ Newsroom 6/18/2007 Child-care workers are balking at a new state law. The law will require them to...
________________________________________________________________________ Frustrated mother struggles with airport security over child's sippy cup ABC13.com 6/18/07 Call it the saga of the sippy cup. In the video, a Washington, D.C., mother -- and former Secret Service agent --...
_______________________________________________________________________ Arkansas State committee seeks change from 'Indians' Associated Press 6-18-07 (JONESBORO, AK) - A committee reviewing Arkansas State's mascot passed a resolution Monday to recommend the school drop the...
_______________________________________________________________________ MVP Parker joins Spurs' elite By Chris Sheridan ESPN Insider 6-15-07 CLEVELAND -- Tony Parker was wearing a semi-damp shirt -- not soaked, mind you, but merely moist -- as he held the Larry O'Brien trophy in...
_______________________________________________________________________ Kellogg to Phase Out Some Food Ads to Children By ANDREW MARTIN New York Times June 14, 2007 Froot Loops’ days on Saturday morning television may be numbered. The Kellogg Company said yesterday that it would...
_______________________________________________________________________ The Frisco Nighthawk Diner looking for a new home KLBJ Newsroom 6/14/2007 The legendary Frisco Night Hawk Shop on Burnet Road has just under a year to find a new home, after their land is sold to make way...