FBI, Aiken authorities brief church leaders on active shooter situations

...event covered everything from the history of mass shootings ? beginning with the Aug. 1, 1966 sniper spree at the University of Texas ? to statistical breakdowns of perpetrators and their backgrounds.A video played during the briefing told the...

U.S. continues to excel in Pan Am Games with an eye on Rio

...the long jump, leaping 27 feet, 1 3/4 inches.Goodwin was a two-time NCAA champion in the long jump at the University of Texas and finished 10th in three years ago at the London Olympics.


...who was the medalist in the SEC Championship this season, shot 69-71-66-69.He finished two shots behind University of Texas golfer Taylor Funk, who opened the tournament with 60. Funk is the son of former PGA Tour and current Champions...

Boosting overtime: Obama calls for broader coverage

...they would welcome those changes."It's a job creation measure," said Daniel Hamermesh, an economist at the University of Texas, Austin. "Employers will substitute workers for hours, when the hours get more expensive."


...University teammates. The cost is $5 and proceeds will go to raise scholarship funds for an area athlete.? The University of Texas says it has contacted the NCAA as the school investigates allegations of academic misconduct in its men's basketball...

Of Mutual Interest: Taxes matter in fund investing, even when there's no bill

...timing the market, but that is extremely difficult to do persistently," says Clemens Sialm, a professor at the University of Texas at Austin. "Often, it's much easier to create value by managing your trading costs and managing taxes."Sialm...

Want to stand out in cap and gown? Decorate the mortarboard

...3-D constructions. Other students decorate caps with school logos, or fraternity or sorority letters.At the University of Texas at Dallas last year, Laurel Mohrman had a simple message on her cap: "DEBT FREE."A 2014 Lehigh University...

DirecTV ends ad campaign with Rob Lowe

...Angeline Close, an associate professor at the Stan Richards School of Advertising and Public Relations at the University of Texas, said Lowe's stunning transformations are not only funny, but likely jolted consumers into considering the switch...

Longhorn fans show support for Jordan Spieth

University of Texas fan Chance Steward, of Fort Worth, was eager to get home to celebrate...pretty well received, anyway."Steward's son is a student at the University of Texas, where Spieth played golf before turning pro in 2012.Steward...

Ben Crenshaw bids emotional farewell to Masters

...Austin made the trip to see him play in the Masters one last time. Most of them wore orange hats (in honor of the University of Texas) with the phrase "the last walk" on the back."There will be a vacuum that is going to be hard to fill...