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Teen on horse hit by Texas man evading police

A man struck a teen on a horse while speeding away from police in Houston Friday.
Geovany Soto out 10-12 weeks with torn meniscus

Geovany Soto out 10-12 weeks with torn meniscus

The injuries continue to pile up for the Texas Rangers this spring.
Oil spill cleanup continues in Houston Ship Channel

Oil spill cleanup continues in Houston Ship Channel

Cleanup continues in response to an oil spill in the Houston Ship Channel that resulted in the release of approximately 168,000 gallons of bunker fuel oil.
11 arrested over St. Patrick's Day weekend in Galveston Co

11 arrested over St. Patrick's Day weekend in Galveston Co

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Galveston County officials reported the arrest of 11 on charges of driving while under the influence over the St. Patrick's Day weekend.
Richmond woman's beer thirst leads to arrest

Richmond woman's beer thirst leads to arrest

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 44-year-old woman who apparently had a raging thirst early Thursday morning allegedly stole six cases of beer from a convenience store in Richmond and then drank a cold one when a police officer stoppe
3 men in back-to-back Harris County robberies arrested

3 men in back-to-back Harris County robberies arrested

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; three men have been arrested after two separate robberies Wednesday night in west Harris County.
Top Texas' weekend getaways

Top Texas' weekend getaways

The Houston Chronicle is reporting some great weekend getaways for you and the family.
HPD opens fire on man outside SW Houston motel

HPD opens fire on man outside SW Houston motel

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a police officer opened fire on a suspect who sped toward him in a car overnight outside a hotel along U.S. 59 in southwest Houston.
Jurickson Profar out 10-12 weeks with shoulder injury

Jurickson Profar out 10-12 weeks with shoulder injury

The Texas Rangers announced today second baseman Jurickson Profar has a torn muscle in his right shoulder and will miss the first 10 to 12 weeks of the Texas Rangers’ season.
Astros to employ closer by committee to start season

Astros to employ closer by committee to start season

At least to the start the year, the Astros seem set to have no defined closer. “Closer by committee,” a sometimes loaded term, is the direction they’re headed.
UPDATE: Crews working to recover spilled bunker fuel oil in Houston Ship Channel

UPDATE: Crews working to recover spilled bunker fuel oil in Houston Ship Channel

Efforts to contain and recover oil spilled after a collision that occurred Saturday in the Houston Ship Channel continue with an aggressive deployment of all available response resources on Sunday.
Texas teen writes officer ticket for improper parking

Texas teen writes officer ticket for improper parking

A teenager in Texas turns the tables on a policeman when she noticed that the officer did something improper. Officer Tommy King, with the Baytown Police Department, patrols the apartment complex and keeps the criminals away.
Rangers name Soria closer, send Scheppers to rotation

Rangers name Soria closer, send Scheppers to rotation

Neftali Feliz will not be closing for the Rangers to start the 2014 MLB season. That role will be handled by Joakim Soria, who was an All-Star closer for Kansas City a few years ago.
Trinity Valley headed to national finals again

Trinity Valley headed to national finals again

They'll play for the three-peat. Trinity Valley will play for its third straight national championship. The Lady Cardinals beat Central Arizona in the semifinals Friday night, 82-63.
It's Official; Schaub is gone

It's Official; Schaub is gone

Signing veteran quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick and trading Matt Schaub to Oakland is another indication the Texans plan to use the first pick in the draft on a quarterback.