| Mar 29, 2012
| 6:26 PM
Texas Instruments is encouraging students to pursue careers in Math and Science.
The technology company donated $20,000 to Martin University Thursday.
The money will be used for the university's Science Engineering Mathematics and Aerospace Academy. The...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Texas Instruments is closing down its Stafford location at the end of the year.
TI opened in 1967 making wafers for high definition televisions, cellphones, and solar devices. Now, TI is relocating the manufacturing to more productive facilities,...
| Jun 25, 2009
Astronomer Frank J. Low, the experimental genius who developed and distributed sensors for infrared astronomy and performed the first successful observations above the Earth's atmosphere, died June 11 in Tucson after a long illness, the University of...
| Jul 26, 2009
Tears come to Elizabeth Russell's eyes when she thinks of the five Americans her son is accused of gunning down in a moment of rage in Iraq.
She prays for them at St. Patrick Catholic Church in nearby Denison: the Navy officer, the Army psychiatrist...
| Feb 13, 2009
Mark Shepherd Jr., a former Texas Instruments Inc. chairman who helped convert the company into an electronics giant during his 40-year career, died Feb. 4 of complications from pulmonary fibrosis at his ranch in Quitman, Texas. He was 86.
| Apr 4, 2010
Kenneth Alan Jonsson, an entrepreneur and philanthropist who co-founded the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center at UCLA, died March 15 at his home in Pacific Palisades.
He had been in declining health for several months after a hospital stay in December,...
| Sep 7, 2009
Charles R. Bond Jr., a retired Air Force major general and one of the last surviving Flying Tigers, died Aug. 18 from the effects of dementia at Presbyterian Village North, an assisted-living community in Dallas. He was 94.
In September 1941, he left the...
| Nov 15, 2009
When the power went out that night, Dr. Ibrahim Thorlie was operating on his fifth patient of the day in a maternity hospital with a shortage of antibiotics and running water. His colleague was doing an emergency caesarean in the next room. In the...
| Jun 1, 2008
TEAM HIGH ROAD (USA)
• Base: San Luis Obispo, Calif.
• Roster of riders: 29
• Of note: The only U.S.-based UCI ProTour team, its roster includes seven current or former world champions and 21 cyclists under the age of 26,...
| Sep 3, 2009
A major renovation project is underway here at the WGN-TV studios near Addison and Western. We're updating and welcoming our cable station CLTV. WGN-TV's Steve Sanders shows us what was discovered when construction crews opened up an old wall.
| Dec 16, 2007
Q: Does Texas Instruments Inc. stock have potential? -- C.M., via the Internet
A: The decision of major customers Nokia Corp. and Ericsson LM to work with additional suppliers has been a disappointment for the world's largest maker of cell phone chips....