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These are Texas' biggest gang threats

These are Texas' biggest gang threats

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Department of Public Safety has released its annual Texas Gang Threat Assessment, which highlights the activity and largest threats among the state's many criminal groups.
Fredericksburg officer shot during traffic stop

Fredericksburg officer shot during traffic stop

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A central Texas man is facing attempted capital murder charges after allegedly shooting a police officer during a traffic stop, then leading authorities on a high-speed, multi-county chase.
Teen dies in crash after pursuit by deputy in Montgomery Co.

Teen dies in crash after pursuit by deputy in Montgomery Co.

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Montgomery County teenager died Saturday after crashing into a brick culvert as he tried to outrun a patrol car on this four-wheeler, authorities said.
Lawsuit against Melton reportedly dropped

Lawsuit against Melton reportedly dropped

A bar owner has reportedly dropped a $1 million lawsuit against Dallas Cowboys defensive tackle Henry Melton that claimed the former Texas standout bit him during an incident late last season.
NBA Playoffs: Spurs beat Mavs in opener

NBA Playoffs: Spurs beat Mavs in opener

The Spurs scored 19 of the final 23 points, including 15 straight to dig out of a late 10-point deficit and defeat Dallas 90-85 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series Sunday at the AT&T Center.
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!