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Longhorns beat UNT in Strong's debut

Longhorns beat UNT in Strong's debut

For eight months, the Texas Longhorns were pushed by stern Charlie Strong, scolded by angry Charlie Strong, and had their perks and privileges taken away by Charlie Strong the disciplinarian.
Texans trade for Patriots QB Ryan Mallett

Texans trade for Patriots QB Ryan Mallett

The Texans traded for former New England quarterback Ryan Mallett on Sunday. The Patriots received a sixth-round pick, according to the Washington Post.
Texans make cuts to get roster down to 53 players; more moves expected

Texans make cuts to get roster down to 53 players; more moves expected

As coach Bill O’Brien pointed out on Friday, the Texans’ roster will be an evolving process, and this weekend is a perfect example.
Cowboys cut roster to 53-man limit

Cowboys cut roster to 53-man limit

In order to reach the 53-man roster requirement, the Dallas Cowboys made the following transactions on Saturday: Released: WR Desmon Briscoe (Kansas) G Uche Nwaneri (Purdue)
Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion regulation

Federal judge strikes down Texas abortion regulation

 
Rangers to use 59th player, tying record

Rangers to use 59th player, tying record

Round Rock infielder Ryan Rua has been called up and will start at first base and bat fifth tonight against the Houston Astros. Rua was batting .313 with 36 RBIs in 58 games at Round Rock.
Jerry Jones emphasizes ‘honor’ in Jimmy Johnson’s Ring of Honor candidacy

Jerry Jones emphasizes ‘honor’ in Jimmy Johnson’s Ring of Honor candidacy

Jerry Jones did his best to dance around questions whether former coach Jimmy Johnson would ever be put in the Cowboys’ Ring of Honor.
Texas brewery to sell 99-pack of beer for limited time

Texas brewery to sell 99-pack of beer for limited time

Only in Texas can you find things you can't find elsewhere, including a MONSTROUS pack of beer!
Ft. Hood shooter writes ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

Ft. Hood shooter writes ISIS leader, asks to become 'citizen' of Islamic State

The Army psychiatrist who killed 13 people at Fort Hood has written a letter to the leader of ISIS, asking to become a citizen of the Islamic State's caliphate, his attorney said Thursday.
Hospitals losing insured patients to urgent care

Hospitals losing insured patients to urgent care

Opting to skip the wait at hospital emergency rooms, an increasing number of Texans are choosing to use urgent care centers that are poppin
Judge: Texas school finance system unconstitutional

Judge: Texas school finance system unconstitutional

Nearly three years after more than 600 Texas school districts filed litigation challenging the state's school finance system, a Travis County district
Dallas Ranks Third in Nation for Poverty

Dallas Ranks Third in Nation for Poverty

We've all seen the despair in Detroit, street after street of abandoned homes boarded up buildings. And it's no secret that Memphis is a mess with rising unemployment.
Anonymous tip leads to marijuana farm bust

Anonymous tip leads to marijuana farm bust

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; it's been a banner summer for local narcotics authorities and marijuana farms.
Texas A&M crushes South Carolina

Texas A&M crushes South Carolina

They're calling him Kenny Football. Kenny Hill broke Johnny Manziel's school record with 511 yards passing Thursday night.
Cowboys safety Hamilton suspended 4 games for substance abuse violation

Cowboys safety Hamilton suspended 4 games for substance abuse violation

The Dallas Cowboys’ beleaguered defense suffered another blow Thursday as safety Jakar Hamilton was suspended the first four games of the season by the NFL for violating the substance abuse policy.