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Homeowner opens fire, wounds 2 female burglary suspects

Homeowner opens fire, wounds 2 female burglary suspects

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a man shot and wounded two women Wednesday afternoon after they reportedly broke into his home in northeast Harris County.
Texas adds 11th killer to 2014 execution list

Texas adds 11th killer to 2014 execution list

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Texas Department of Criminal Justice on Wednesday added an 11th inmate — double killer Scott Panetti — to its roster of 2014 executions.
Texas oil company to pay $1.6M in alleged spill

Texas oil company to pay $1.6M in alleged spill

Superior Crude Gathering Inc.

Houston PO allegedly subjected woman to sexual fetish

A former officer with a Houston-area school district allegedly used his authority to ask a woman for sexual favors.
Tony Romo will be a game-time decision

Tony Romo will be a game-time decision

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said is TBD for the Cowboys game on Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals. "We have nothing medically that would prevent him from playing. This is a function of pain tolerance, Jones said.
Eagles’ Chip Kelly on J.J. Watt: ‘He’s just so relentless’

Eagles’ Chip Kelly on J.J. Watt: ‘He’s just so relentless’

Defensive end J.J. Watt was asked today what he did best over the first half of the season and what he needs to work on in the second half.
History between Howard and Bryant comes to a head in opener

History between Howard and Bryant comes to a head in opener

After Dwight Howard elbowed Kobe Bryant in the face after a rebound, the two started talking.
KC’s Harris may move up division

KC’s Harris may move up division

Jessie Harris never thought he would be playing college football. Coming from a 6-man program at Leverett’s Chapel, playing college football was considered a long shot.
Texas border patrol finds meth taped to paraplegic man's legs

Texas border patrol finds meth taped to paraplegic man's legs

A 41-year-old paraplegic man was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers after they said they found 1.3 pounds of crystal methamphetamine taped to his legs at a Texas port of entry.
Spurs savor rings, then get back to work with season-opening win

Spurs savor rings, then get back to work with season-opening win

Yes, it was an emotional night Tuesday for the Spurs at the AT&T Center, where they received their jewelry and raised the franchise’s fifth championship banner, earned last summer with their emphatic victory over Miami.
Aggies reveal nod to 1939 with throwback uniforms

Aggies reveal nod to 1939 with throwback uniforms

Texas A&M has revealed its throwback uniforms for Saturday’s 11 a.m. game against Louisiana-Monroe, some old-fashioned gear (well, sort of) honoring the 1939 national champions.
City of Houston to drop pastor subpoenas

City of Houston to drop pastor subpoenas

The City of Houston will withdraw its controversial subpoenas of five pastors tied to a lawsuit over the city's equal rights ordinance, Mayor Annise Parker announced at a news conference Wednesday.
Southeast TX karate teacher sentenced to 19 years in prison on child porn charges

Southeast TX karate teacher sentenced to 19 years in prison on child porn charges

A 60-year-old Lumberton, Texas man has been sentenced to federal prison for child pornography violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales Tuesday.
Officers find meth taped to paraplegic man's legs

Officers find meth taped to paraplegic man's legs

A 41-year-old paraplegic man was arrested by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers after they said they found 1.3 pounds of crystal methamphetamine taped to his legs at a Texas port of entry.
Texas Tech cheerleader, huntress kills alligator in new YouTube show

Texas Tech cheerleader, huntress kills alligator in new YouTube show

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a Texas Tech University cheerleader who drew ire online in June after posting pictures from a hunting trip to Africa on her Facebook fan page has launched her own hunting show on YouTube.