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Injured Veteran Gets Prison Over 2011 Threat

An injured former U.S. serviceman has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for threatening U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess while attending Texas Women’s University in Denton.


Maya Angelou speaks during the AARP Magazine's 2011 Inspire Awards at the Ronald Reagan Building on December 9, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Kris Connor/Getty Images)

Maya Angelou Cancels Denton College Appearance

Nationally renowned poet Maya Angelou is recovering from a brief illness that forced her to cancel a planned speech in Texas.


A group of students take part in Take Back the Night to bring awareness to sexual abuse at Texas Women's University in Denton on April 11, 2011.

Hundreds March To ‘Take Back The Night’ At TWU

Hundreds of students marched through the Texas Women’s University campus Monday to support victims of sexual assault.


Abby Burns poses under the TWU scoreboard. She was recently diagnosed with leukemia. (Courtesy: Facebook)

TWU Softball Player Battling Leukemia

When a softball player steps into the batter’s box, they tend to expect a curve ball from time-to-time. But not like the one thrown to Texas Women’s University student and softball player Abby Burns. Burns, 21, was recently diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia