J.W.’s News Update: Tuesday November 22, 2011
3RD Quarter GDP was 2.0%. The revised figure today from the Commerce Department on the economic growth of the country in the June through September quarter. The government says businesses cut back on restocking shelves over the summer, but growth in this 4th quarter may improve is businesses forsee more demand and restock their shelves.
Dallas Texas police today honored a man who led them to Lee Harvey Oswald 48 years ago today. Police chief David Brown presented a Citizen’s Certificate of Merit to Johnny Calvin Brewer at the Texas Theatre. Authorities credit Brewer with helping officers arrest Oswald after the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
A Texas House panel met to analyze the state’s DNA testing. The House Criminal Jurisprudence Committee invited experts to speak on the issue as part of its effort to study the process. The panel is chaired by Democratic Representative Pete Gallego.
6th ranked Duke is facing 15th ranked Michigan. Meanwhile #1 ranked North Carolina is at home against Tennessee State.