Terrence Henry, KUT News

Terrence Henry is a Senior Reporter at KUT and StateImpact Texas. He has worked as an editor, writer and web producer for The Washington Post and The Atlantic. He has a bachelor’s degree in International Relations from Brigham Young University.

Fort Hood
1:53 pm
Tue August 27, 2013

Emotional Testimony During Sentencing of Fort Hood Shooter

Brigitte Woosley

Originally published on Wed August 28, 2013 9:11 am

The second day of sentencing begins today in the military trial of convicted Fort Hood shooter Maj. Nidal Hasan.

The court is likely to hear more testimony from survivors and the families of those killed.

A jury found Hasan guilty of premeditated murder Friday in the November 2009 mass shooting that killed 13 and wounded 32. In the sentencing phase, the focus has shifted to the human cost of Hasan's shooting spree.

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2012 Election
12:45 pm
Fri December 28, 2012

Dewhurst Accuses Campaign Manager Of Embezzling $600K

Ben Philpott, KUT News

Originally published on Fri December 28, 2012 12:39 pm

Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst is accusing one of his aides of stealing at least $600,000 from his campaign.

The Dallas Morning News reports that Kenneth “Buddy” Barfield, an Austin political consultant who has worked for Dewhurst for years, is alleged to have use accounting tricks and false invoices to take the money. The embezzlement allegedly goes back years, and could involve up to a million dollars of campaign funds.

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