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Van's Dalton Santos overwhelmed by support for ailing mom

Van's Dalton Santos overwhelmed by support for ailing mom

For 20 years, Mary Vista Santos was the strong one.
Rockets lose 112-105 in Game 2, fall behind 2-0 in series

Rockets lose 112-105 in Game 2, fall behind 2-0 in series

When the Rockets’ final, desperate run fell short, the Blazers pulled away in the final minute to finish off a 112-105 win that sends the series to Portland with the Blazers holding a 2-0 lead in the first-round series.
Cowboys sign Caleb Hanie with Orton’s status cloudy

Cowboys sign Caleb Hanie with Orton’s status cloudy

The Dallas Cowboys signed quarterback Caleb Hanie to a one-year contract Wednesday, according to a source.
State reports grade 5, 8 STARR test results

State reports grade 5, 8 STARR test results

Almost 80 percent of 5th and 8th graders successfully passed the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) mathematics test on their first attempt in April, according to numbers released today by the Texas Education Agency.<
Voters could approve billions in debt in May elections

Voters could approve billions in debt in May elections

Early voting begins Monday for dozens of May 10 bond elections across Texas.
Teen joyride turns deadly in Conroe

Teen joyride turns deadly in Conroe

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; A traffic crash late Monday near Conroe killed the 15-year-old passenger and injured the unlicensed teen driver.
Skyrocketing shrimp prices put squeeze on restaurants, stores

Skyrocketing shrimp prices put squeeze on restaurants, stores

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; anyone who eats shrimp can't help noticing that the price has jumped around the past four years and is now sky high.
Mavericks and Stars get big wins

Mavericks and Stars get big wins

The Dallas Stars gave up the first two goals of the game. But they scored the last four. The Stars rallied to beat the Anaheim Ducks in Dallas Wednesday night, 4-to-2. That series is now all tied up.
Cowboys 2014 schedule announced

Cowboys 2014 schedule announced

The Dallas Cowboys will play six of their first nine games at home this season. But they'll finish by playing four of their last six games on the road.
Martin Perez pitches Rangers to sweep of A’s

Martin Perez pitches Rangers to sweep of A’s

More mound brilliance from Martin Perez on Wednesday and more contributions from unexpected sources at the plate resulted in the Texas Rangers finishing off a three-game sweep of the Oakland A’s.
FOX 51 will broadcast all of the Cowboys preseason games

FOX 51 will broadcast all of the Cowboys preseason games

KFXK-TV, FOX 51, will be your Cowboys preseason station. Each game will have a one hour Countdown to Kickoff pregame show. Here are the dates and times...
Adrian Beltre, Matt Harrison to return to Rangers this weekend

Adrian Beltre, Matt Harrison to return to Rangers this weekend

Third baseman Adrian Beltre and left-hander Matt Harrison are expected to come off the disabled list this weekend at Seattle and provide another boost for the surging Texas Rangers.
TCU receiver Brandon Carter arrested on marijuana charge

TCU receiver Brandon Carter arrested on marijuana charge

Troubles for Brandon Carter, wide receiver for the TCU football team, have now extended off the football field following his arrest Tuesday by Fort Worth police on suspicion of possession of marijuana.

Nursing home roommates bludgeoned to death in Texas

Two roommates are dead after a double homicide Wednesday at a senior living center in Houston, Texas. Homicide detectives were called to the Lexington Place Nursing and Rehabilitation facility around 12 a.m. Wednesday.

Texas teacher accused of banning bible reading at school

A Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District teacher in Houston, Texas is being accused of telling an elementary school student she can't read the Bible in school and is not even allowed to bring the Bible to school.