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Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

Carlisle not answering any more Rondo questions for now

"I’m not answering any more Rondo questions about the transition or any of that kind of stuff until the season’s over,’’ Carlisle said.
J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

J.J. Watt rewards himself with log cabin in ‘middle of nowhere’

In between Katy Perry photos and more Hollywood-like exposure, the star defensive end finally found the peace and quiet that often eluded him during his record-setting 2014 campaign.

Gov. Abbott declares February 2 'Chris Kyle Day'

 The man known as "America's Most Lethal Sniper" will now have a day named in his honor. On Friday, Texas Governor Greg Abbott declared February 2 "Chris Kyle Day."
Major crash slowing traffic on I-10 W

Major crash slowing traffic on I-10 W

One lane of traffic is open on I-10 Westbound and State Highway 12 in Orange County after a major crash.

Zoo goes ape for baby

The El Paso Zoo's Sumatran orangutans, Ibu and Butch, are expecting their first baby this spring. This will be the first offspring for both 23-year-old Ibu and 29-year-old Butch.
Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

Texans bag 'Boarzilla' in hunt

They're calling it "Boarzilla," a 790-pound hog shot in Comanche County. Blaine Garcia and Wyatt Walton killed the boar about three miles north of De Leon, Texas, their hometown.
TX police dog killed in the line of duty

TX police dog killed in the line of duty

A Texas police dog is dead after police say a suspect in a car chase shot him.
Longhorns lose quarterback

Longhorns lose quarterback

Texas has lost the player it once thought would be its quarterback of the future. Now the Longhorns have 10 days to seal the deal on a replacement.

Houston UPS driver caught on tape throwing package, urinating on customer's home

A man in Houston caught a UPS delivery driver on video earlier this month throwing a package he ordered over a fence and then urinating on his home.

Creepy peeper: baby monitor hacked

A Houston, Texas nanny says a man hacked into the baby monitor of the child she was caring for and talked about what she was doing inside the house Monday.
Report: Blind, Deaf, Disabled Inmates Abused in Prison

Report: Blind, Deaf, Disabled Inmates Abused in Prison

Floyd Blackburn recently included the following anecdote in a letter from his cell at the Estelle Unit in Huntsville to the Prison Justice League, a prisoner rights group in Austin: 
Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch does epic (and fake) press conference for Skittles

The media can’t get Marshawn Lynch to talk. Maybe they should ask him about Skittles.
Judge denies motion to dismiss indictment against Perry

Judge denies motion to dismiss indictment against Perry

A judge has denied a motion to dismiss the indictment against former Texas Governor Rick Perry. 
Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

Rangers Fan Fest feeds off new manager, hopeful turnaround

A year ago, Roger and Wanda Wilson of Pleasant Grove were 13th in line at Globe Life Park for the annual Rangers Fan Fest.
Amber Alert issued for endangered missing 11-year-old

Amber Alert issued for endangered missing 11-year-old

An Amber Alert has been issued for a missing 11-year-old boy from Oyster Creek.