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Texas QB Tyrone Swoopes has mixed spring game

Texas QB Tyrone Swoopes has mixed spring game

The Charlie Strong era is off and running. Well, walking, at least. The Texas fans who flocked to Royal-Memorial Stadium saw an incomplete product but one that still needs a lot of work before the fall.
Ducks beat Stars, Dallas down 2-0 in series

Ducks beat Stars, Dallas down 2-0 in series

The Dallas Stars are in a big hole. After Friday's 3-2 loss to the Anaheim Ducks, Dallas is down 2-0 in the best of seven series. The Stars lost 4-3 Wednesday in Game one.
Rangers send Adduci to disabled list

Rangers send Adduci to disabled list

The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has placed outfielder Jim Adduci on the 15-day disabled list with a fractured left little finger.
Texans lock up Watt through 2015

Texans lock up Watt through 2015

J.J. Watt, the 2012 NFL defensive player of the year and one of the faces of the Texans franchise, is not going anywhere.
Caught on Cam: Texas burglar creeps over child's crib

Caught on Cam: Texas burglar creeps over child's crib

A man accused of lurking over a child's crib after breaking into a family's home has been charged.
Henderson's Davis up for Freshman of the Year

Henderson's Davis up for Freshman of the Year

Tiarra Davis has gotten off to a great start at Texas. The former Henderson Lion has a 13-7 overall record, including a 5-0 mark in Big 12 conference play. Now, Davis is up for a major award.
Rangers place Scheppers on DL

Rangers place Scheppers on DL

The Texas Rangers announced today that the club has placed right-handed pitcher Tanner Scheppers on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.
Obama administration pushes back Keystone decision

Obama administration pushes back Keystone decision

The Obama administration announced Friday that it is extending the comment period on the State Department's Keystone XL pipeline report -- a move that could delay a final decision on the project indefinitely.

Texas church sets world record with Jesus drawing

In celebration of Easter, a church in Texas set a world record with a giant drawing of Jesus.

Texas twins fight off carjacker

A painful lesson with a very lucky outcome for a family in San Antonio, Texas. The parents watched as a car thief drove off with not only their car, but their three children inside!
Texas elementary school parents question 'inappropriate' homework assignment

Texas elementary school parents question 'inappropriate' homework assignment

Many parents are scratching their heads over a 4th grade homework assignment handed out on Tuesday but not because they can't understand it.

Texas A&M student dies after mono diagnosis

A Texas A&M sophomore died from mono recently and her death is leaving her family with a lot of questions. How did this she get mono? That question is taking a backseat to an even bigger mystery: how did she die?
Rangers comeback again in 8-6 victory over Mariners

Rangers comeback again in 8-6 victory over Mariners

An early four-run lead disappeared as Tanner Scheppers struggled once again to avoid the big inning.
I-35 playoff history: Mavericks vs. Spurs

I-35 playoff history: Mavericks vs. Spurs

The Dallas Mavericks' lost to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night to lock up the precious eight-seed, but, nonetheless, will return to the playoffs after a one-year postseason "sabbatical" to play the Eviction Notice - the Sa

Newly released video shows moment of deadly West, Texas, blast

Jeff Tobola had just wrapped up another work day and picked up his son in West, Texas, when he heard the city's fertilizer plant was on fire. Why not check it out?