Latest Richardson, Texas Stories

2008-07-12 12:00:18

By Arthur Raymond Deseret News The carefree days of summer were temporarily on hold for more than 200 high-school students from around the country who gathered in Salt Lake City this week to make life a little nicer for 24 local families in need.

2008-07-01 15:00:45

By Eileen M. Adams RANGELEY - Phil Richardson believes his school union, as well as many other small, rural school systems, is between a rock and a hard place.

2008-06-28 03:00:57

By Victor Godinez, The Dallas Morning News Jun. 28--AT&T Inc. is moving its headquarters to Dallas from San Antonio, the telecommunications company said Friday afternoon. AT&T said the move will start immediately and be completed by the end of the year.

2008-06-24 12:02:19

By Robert Miller, The Dallas Morning News Jun. 24--The Texas Instruments Foundation has given a $500,000 grant to the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts and Corporate Presentations to help fund its Phase II capital projects.

2008-06-24 02:29:24

DALLAS, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The City of Richardson and Texas Instruments Foundation announced today a grant of $500,000 from the TI Foundation to the Charles W. Eisemann Center for Performing Arts and Corporate Presentations to help fund the center's much-needed Phase II capital projects.

2008-06-20 12:00:15

By DAN BOYD Journal Capitol Bureau Computer giant Hewlett-Packard plans to open a technical support center in Rio Rancho that eventually could employ 1,300 people. Several hundred employees would be hired when the center opens, and the work force would be rounded out by 2012.

2006-03-01 17:02:31

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson signed legislation into law on Wednesday that will allow his state to begin investing $110 million in a facility to launch tourists into space.

2006-01-26 20:21:13

By Jim Christie SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson said on Thursday a plan to spend $100 million in state money to build a facility to launch tourists into space will take flight, despite objections in the state legislature.

2005-11-04 20:44:24

By Richard Satran NEW YORK (Reuters) - New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson, the United States' only Hispanic governor, said on Friday Democrats should not take the Hispanic vote for granted and doing so may already have cost them the White House.

2005-10-13 22:32:33

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson will soon visit North Korea as preparations intensify for what could be a crucial round of six-country talks on reining in Pyongyang's nuclear program, current and former U.S. officials said on Thursday.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.