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Extra $86M in border security up for approval

Extra $86M in border security up for approval

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Another $86 million on border security spending in Texas is up for approval by the state's top budget office.
Mavs sit Dirk, survive in Philly against winless 76ers.

Mavs sit Dirk, survive in Philly against winless 76ers.

Unlike the first meeting between the two teams, the Mavs would be tested for four quarters.
Texans rout Titans to get back to .500

Texans rout Titans to get back to .500

 Ryan Fitzpatrick set a career high with 6 TD passes, J.J. Watt left his mark on the defensive side of the ball and DeAndre Hopkins caught everything in sight as Houston moves to 6-6 on the season after a 45-21 thrashing of the Titans.
Texans coach Bill O’Brien says Jadeveon Clowney “probably will not play” on Sunday

Texans coach Bill O’Brien says Jadeveon Clowney “probably will not play” on Sunday

 When rookie linebacker Jadeveon Clowney told reporters Thursday he didn’t think he would be able to go Sunday against Tennessee because of swelling and soreness in his surgically repaired knee, the prognosis appeared to surprise coa

Austin police searching for motive in Friday shooting rampage

Police in Austin, Texas are trying to figure out why a gunman went on a rampage in the heart of the city's downtown district.
Fort Bend officials arrest 9 in child pornography sting

Fort Bend officials arrest 9 in child pornography sting

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; authorities in Fort Bend County have arrested nine men in connection with an online child pornography sting.
Hill Country town named most romantic in America

Hill Country town named most romantic in America

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Texas lovers, listen up. According to CNN, we have here, right on our Lone Star doorstep, the most romantic small town in the United States.

Bomb squad called in after Austin police shoot and kill gunman

The bomb squad is canvassing the area around where a gunman targeted three buildings -- including police headquarters -- early Friday in downtown Austin, Texas, before a police officer shot and killed him.
Cowboys lose to Eagles 33-10

Cowboys lose to Eagles 33-10

The game of the year turned into a rout. The Cowboys lost to the Eagles on Thanksgiving Day, 33-10.
Tom Savage named Texans backup quarterback

Tom Savage named Texans backup quarterback

Coach Bill O’Brien said today that rookie Tom Savage is expected to be the backup quarterback on Sunday when the Texans host Tennessee.
Texas woman watched 280 executions

Texas woman watched 280 executions

Starting in 2001, Michelle Lyons watched men and women die in the Texas Department of Corrections death chamber inside the Walls Unit in Huntsville.
Cowboys-Eagles will be on FOX 51

Cowboys-Eagles will be on FOX 51

FOX 51 will broadcast the Cowboys-Eagles game on Thanksgiving Day. Kickoff will be Thursday afternoon at 3:30. This will be a battle for first place in the NFC East.
TCU can’t play the underdog role against Texas

TCU can’t play the underdog role against Texas

TCU rolls into Austin for a big game Thursday, but it won’t have the underdog role on its side.
Ryan Fitzpatrick regains role

Ryan Fitzpatrick regains role

The Texans’ new starting quarterback quietly walked through the team’s locker room without drawing much notice.

Aerials: Hundreds march through Dallas, shut down I-35 Tuesday night

It went from peaceful to tense Tuesday night as hundreds of Ferguson protesters shut down I-35 near Dealey Plaza in Dallas.