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Coin flip to decide game site obsolete

Coin flip to decide game site obsolete

 Old high school coaches used to meet up, reach in their pockets and toss a coin off the ceiling to settle negotiations during the playoffs. But over the years, those coins have been neglected in trays and drawers.
J.J. Watt delivers thanks, pizza to Houston fire, police departments

J.J. Watt delivers thanks, pizza to Houston fire, police departments

 Texans star J.J. Watt delivered a pizza and a message to a Houston fire station on Tuesday.
Woman watched 280 executions

Woman watched 280 executions

SAN ANTONIO -- Starting in 2001, Michelle Lyons watched men and women die in the Texas Department of Corrections death chamber inside the Walls Unit in Huntsville.
SAPD: Couple bought teen for $50, forced her into prostitution

SAPD: Couple bought teen for $50, forced her into prostitution

SAN ANTONIO -- A teenage girl is safe after police say she was a victim of a human trafficking ring. Two people were arrested Tuesday night on a charge of prostituting a teenager girl online.
NBA players give turkeys to needy families

NBA players give turkeys to needy families

The Dallas Mavs have already given us a 10- 4 seasons, so far. No complaining over here!

5 children die in Texas fire

A father fought desperately to save his five children from a fire in Edna, Texas Tuesday, but was unable to make his way through the flames.

Five children dead in Texas fire

A father fought desperately to save his five children from a fire in Edna, Texas Tuesday, but was unable to make his way through the flames.
Eagles offer bulletin-board material

Eagles offer bulletin-board material

It didn’t take long for Bennie Logan’s comments to make their way to the Cowboys offensive linemen. On Monday, the Eagles defensive tackle questioned how “great” the Cowboys offensive line really is.
Terrance Williams will play with broken finger

Terrance Williams will play with broken finger

Terrance Williams once played with a cast on his broken hand, so playing with a broken left index finger is nothing. “I caught with it today,” Williams said Tuesday.
Texans intend to sign QB

Texans intend to sign QB

With starting QB Ryan Mallett done for the year due to a torn right pectoral muscle, the Texans are in need of another signal caller.
Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving travel in Northeast

Major storm expected to snarl Thanksgiving travel in Northeast

 (CNN) -- If you're heading to the East Coast this Thanksgiving, you may want to get an early start.
Authorities capture 3 Most Wanted Texas fugitives

Authorities capture 3 Most Wanted Texas fugitives

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today announced that three individuals on the Texas 10 Most Wanted Fugitives list were captured recently. Josue Reyna, 24, was arrested Nov. 18 in Del Rio; Alfredo Rangel, 37, was apprehended on Nov.
Mavs fall to Pacers 111-100

Mavs fall to Pacers 111-100

 Monta Ellis led the way with 24 points and Dirk dropped 22 but it wasn’t enough as the Mavericks couldn't capitalize down the stretch.
Rockets hold off Melo-less Knicks for second straight win

Rockets hold off Melo-less Knicks for second straight win

James Harden scored or set up all 19 Rockets points in the final eight minutes as they surged past the Knicks 91-86, pushing their winning streak against New York to 10 games and against Eastern Conference teams to 19.
HP cuts 66 jobs in Houston

HP cuts 66 jobs in Houston

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Hewlett-Packard Co.