4 Things you Need to Know
1. President Obama honored the troops
President Obama spoke in front of a crowd of 15,000 at ft hood yesterday where he spoke about the legacy of the soldiers
The Presidentt and first lady visited ft hood for 4 hours yesterday visiting the families of those killed – and the wounded soldiers.
After the memorial, the Obamas walked past pictures of the 13 dead, and the president placed a commander-in-chief's coin in front of each display.
The shooting suspect Maj Hassans has a lawyer.
Retired Army Col John Galligan is a former military lawyer with 30 yearsr of service.
Many ask how he can represent major Hassan – his answer, "My goal is to ensure that the defendant receives a fair trial," Galligan said.
2. The DC sniper was executed
The DC sniper John Allen Muhammad was executed last night in Virginia
He was the man behind the 3 week sniper killing spree in Washington DV in 2002 that killed 10 people
3. Longhorn's Basketball starts Sunday!
Want to see the Longhorns play Cal Irvine Sunday at 1pm?
For $7 you can
The tickets, for mezzanine seats, come with a free container of popcorn and a coupon for discount merchandise on game day.
Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling (512) 232-3865.
4. Drunk Pilot
A Uunited Airlines pilot is in trouble
He was about to take off on a flight from London to Chicago when he co-worker noticed he was drunk!
He was arrested.