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Gasol spurns Spurs, headed to Chicago

Gasol spurns Spurs, headed to Chicago

Pau Gasol, the Spanish big man who had emerged as the Spurs’ top free-agency target this summer, appears headed to Chicago, according to multiple reports late Friday.
Rockets bring back Trevor Ariza

Rockets bring back Trevor Ariza

Having missed on their top targets, the Rockets went back to one of their former free agent acquisitions, reaching agreement to bring back forward Trevor Ariza, a person with knowledge of the deal said.
Vince Carter signs three-year deal with Grizzlies

Vince Carter signs three-year deal with Grizzlies

Vince Carter’s three-year stay with the Dallas Mavericks has ended.
Man almost drowns at Liberty County water park

Man almost drowns at Liberty County water park

A Liberty County man nearly drowned Saturday afternoon at a family outing.
Chris Bosh chooses Heat over Rockets

Chris Bosh chooses Heat over Rockets

The Rockets could close their eyes and see Chris Bosh in a Houston uniform. Then in a stunning turn of events, Bosh was as out of sight as last week’s photoshop of Carmelo Anthony over the Toyota Center front door.

Community gathers to remember family slain in Houston shooting

Hundreds of people turned out for what was billed as "a celebration of life." Neighbors lined the street to applaud 15-year-old Cassidy Stay, the lone survivor of Wednesday's shootings.
Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Monstrous blue marlin sets Texas record

Anglers have a new benchmark to beat for the largest blue marlin caught in Texas.

VIDEO: Texas Marine reunites with combat dog

El Paso native, Sgt. Omar Peña, was reunited with his Combat Working Dog (CWD), Mariah, at the El Paso International Airport on Thursday. He adopted her after she retired from service.

Republicans demanding amnesty law be repealed

President Obama's plan to end the immigration crisis is facing a major roadblocks in Congress. Republicans have said his request for $3.7-billion in emergency funds is "too much".

Accused gunman collapses (no sound)

The Texas man accused of killing six people in a mass shooting Wednesday appeared before a judge Friday morning and collapsed in court while hearing the chilling evidence against him.
Injured catcher for Texas Rangers is free on bond after marijuana arrest

Injured catcher for Texas Rangers is free on bond after marijuana arrest

Injured Texas Ranger catcher Geovany Soto is free on bond after a Wednesday night arrest for possession of marijuana under two ounces, police said.
HBO gives 'Game of Thrones,' 'True Detective' updates

HBO gives 'Game of Thrones,' 'True Detective' updates

HBO execs say they have nothing to worry about with "Game of Thrones" -- and not just because it's the most-nominated program at the Emmys this year.
Rockets trade Jeremy Lin to Lakers

Rockets trade Jeremy Lin to Lakers

With their sights on Chris Bosh and the cap room it will take to land the free agent All Star, the Rockets traded Jeremy Lin to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Rangers hit new low in throttling by Angels

Each time the Texas Rangers seem to hit bottom, they find their way to a new low. That was the case Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series with the Los Angeles Angels.
Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

Rockets working on finding a trade partner for Jeremy Lin

If the Rockets are to land Chris Bosh, they will have to trade guard Jeremy Lin to free up salary cap space. Lin is due about $15 million this season although he only counts a little over $8 million on the cap.