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Rockets top Mavs in Chandler Parson's return to Houston

Rockets top Mavs in Chandler Parson's return to Houston

 Spending his first three seasons with the Houston Rockets prior to signing with Dallas during free agency this summer, Parsons made his highly-anticipated return to the Toyota Center for the first time Saturday night to face his former te
Dallas Stars sign Jason Spezza to four-year, $30 million extension

Dallas Stars sign Jason Spezza to four-year, $30 million extension

 The 31-year-old forward was acquired by the Dallas Stars in the summer of 2014 after he demanded to be traded out of Ottawa.
Think J.J. Watt’s TDs are flukes? Check his pregame routine

Think J.J. Watt’s TDs are flukes? Check his pregame routine

 Part of J.J. Watt’s pregame routine is to practice catching balls one-handed, probably not something a lot of defensive ends in NFL history have spent much time working on.
UH turns back Tulsa to gain bowl eligibility

UH turns back Tulsa to gain bowl eligibility

 Kenneth Farrow rushed for a career-high four touchdowns, the last with 3:06 remaining, as the University of Houston escaped with a 38-28 win over Tulsa on Saturday at TDECU Stadium.

San Angelo dog takes ride on side of ambulance with owner inside

A beagle showed his extreme loyalty by refusing to be left behind when his owner was taken to a hospital by ambulance. He became a stowaway on the outside of the ambulance!
Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Big Ten athletic directors Barry Alvarez of Wisconsin and Tom Osborne of Nebraska will assert enough influence on the rest of the 12-member College Football Playoff selection committee to push Ohio State into the final four, past Baylor and TCU
Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Dan Pastorini, during his tenure Houston as Oilers quarterback from 1971 through 1979, was one of the most popular players in the city’s history.
Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

The Galveston Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert issued Friday for a missing child after it was learned the story was a hoax.

Texas teen posing as 6th grader arrested for child porn

In Texas, a teenager is suspected of recruiting children at an elementary school for an admitted sex abuser.

Doctor kills ex-wife getting items from home in Texas murder-suicide

El Paso Police have identified the two people involved in what they believe was a murder-suicide in the Eastridge neighborhood in east El Paso Thursday morning.
AMBER ALERT: Police searching for missing 6-month-old TX boy

AMBER ALERT: Police searching for missing 6-month-old TX boy

The Texas Center for the Missing has issued a Houston Regional Amber Alert for the Galveston Police Department, who are seeking the location of a missing six-month-old child, Jerome.
Texas lawmakers respond to Obama's immigration reform

Texas lawmakers respond to Obama's immigration reform

Thursday night, President Barack Obama ordered the most sweeping overhaul of the immigration system in decades, despite Republican claims he is acting illegally by moving unilaterally to shield five million undocumented immigrants.
Alleged gunman killed after officer-involved shooting on LA college campus

Alleged gunman killed after officer-involved shooting on LA college campus

An alleged gunman is dead after an officer-involved shooting on a Louisiana college campus.
Texas Schools to Vote On Controversial Books

Texas Schools to Vote On Controversial Books

Hey, the U.S. maybe number 36 when it comes to education, but we can fix that, right? How about new textbooks? Yeah, there's a brand-new batch here in Texas that'll teach our kids Moses was the original founding father?
Bill Parcells, Tony Romo & the most bizarre Dallas Cowboys' stat

Bill Parcells, Tony Romo & the most bizarre Dallas Cowboys' stat

Nearly every single football player, football coach, football general manager, football analyst will all tell you the same thing - if you are going to win, you must win the turnover margin.