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New movie underscores fact that Cowboys are more fantasy than reality

New movie underscores fact that Cowboys are more fantasy than reality

The Dallas Cowboys are not what they once were, and they are more famous for their owner than their actual players.
QB carousel could land A&M transfer Joeckel at TCU

QB carousel could land A&M transfer Joeckel at TCU

The quarterback situation at Texas A&M and TCU just got more complicated. Or did they get less complicated?
Aggies hurting for depth at QB

Aggies hurting for depth at QB

Texas A&M’s fall-back option at quarterback suddenly has taken a fall. The Aggies announced Wednesday morning that senior Matt Joeckel intends to transfer.

Burglar caught on surveillance camera creeping through baby's nursery

A burglar is caught on surveillance video creeping through a baby's room in a Houston, TX area home. It happened on April 5th in west Harris County, Texas. The homeowner didn't know that someone had been in his house until a neighbor found the
Reward now $13,000 for TX sex offender

Reward now $13,000 for TX sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety is reminding the public that the reward for Juan Carlos Pena, 49, has increased to up to $13,000 for information leading to his capture if the tip comes in during the month of April.
What to look for in Stars-Ducks playoff series

What to look for in Stars-Ducks playoff series

Dallas begins a best-of-seven first-round series Wednesday in Anaheim. The Stars won the regular-season series 2-1.
Astros call up top prospect George Springer

Astros call up top prospect George Springer

After a wait that’s been excruciating for some fans, the player who could become the face of the Astros has arrived.
Judge seats grand jury to hear case against Perry

Judge seats grand jury to hear case against Perry

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a judge on Monday seated a grand jury to look into the threat that Gov. Rick Perry carried out to veto funding for the Public Integrity Unit under Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg.
Man who 'whizzed' on Alamo to do time

Man who 'whizzed' on Alamo to do time

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Remember not to relieve yourself on the Alamo.
Medicare pays billions of dollars to Texas doctors

Medicare pays billions of dollars to Texas doctors

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; In 2012, Texas' health care community alone received several billion dollars from Medicare.
AMBER ALERT: Child with down syndrome found, alleged abductor arrested

AMBER ALERT: Child with down syndrome found, alleged abductor arrested

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office has called off an Amber Alert for a Texas child with down syndrome after she was found safe.
Tracy McGrady makes his pitch as Skeeters open camp

Tracy McGrady makes his pitch as Skeeters open camp

Tracy McGrady, who announced his retirement in August after playing 16 NBA seasons, including six with the Rockets, is no stranger when it comes to pressure.
Basketball Hall of Famers shower Nowitzki with praise

Basketball Hall of Famers shower Nowitzki with praise

Although the prestigious moment is many years away, some Basketball Hall of Fame members can’t wait until the day when Dirk Nowitzki is enshrined into their exclusive club.
SILVER ALERT: 82-year-old woman missing out of Houston found safe

SILVER ALERT: 82-year-old woman missing out of Houston found safe

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office has found Ernestine King, 82, diagnosed with a Cognitive Impairment, after she went missing Tuesday.

Extremely rare Texas dino turtle even more endangered than first thought

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; the extremely rare, utterly impressive and scary looking alligator snapping turtle is actually even more rare than first thought, according to a study out of Florida this week.