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Controversial ad pushes 'Death Row Jesus'

A new advertising campaign may make you look twice. "Death Row Jesus" will hit American cities Wednesday.
Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Texans have their quarterback, for better or worse

Stand down, Texans fans. You no longer have to scour the waiver wires. The Texans aren’t, coach Bill O’Brien said Tuesday, not for a quarterback.
Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

Here’s hoping 2014 football season is as good as 2013

An All-East Texas state championship game. Two long playoff droughts coming to an end. Teams making historic runs through the postseason.
School plaque referencing God removed from Texas school

School plaque referencing God removed from Texas school

Mountain Peak Elementary School is in the spotlight for a dedication plaque on campus.
FBI: South Texas woman offered child, infant for sex

FBI: South Texas woman offered child, infant for sex

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a 42-year-old South Texas woman has been arrested and accused of offering a 12-year-old relative and an infant to the woman's long-distance boyfriend to use the children for sex, court documents show

Crazy cat rampage

A Houston, Texas man says a neighborhood cat attacked him Monday morning as he was walking his dogs.
Jerry: Cowboys are the ‘glitz and glamour of the NFL’

Jerry: Cowboys are the ‘glitz and glamour of the NFL’

In partnering with an NFL team, Swiss watchmaker Hublot needed to find the right match. With some of their watches retailing for more than $300,000, it wasn’t going to mesh well with blue-collar teams such as Pittsburgh or Cleveland.
Matt Johnson, Caleb Hanie among those cut as Cowboys trim roster to 75

Matt Johnson, Caleb Hanie among those cut as Cowboys trim roster to 75

In trimming their roster to 75, the Dallas Cowboys waived/injured safety Matt Johnson and released quarterback Caleb Hanie. Johnson, a fourth-round pick in 2012, has never played in a regular-season NFL game.
Case Keenum will start vs. 49ers

Case Keenum will start vs. 49ers

Case Keenum will be the Texans’ starting quarterback during the team’s final preseason game Thursday against the San Francisco 49ers at NRG Stadium. Rookie Tom Savage will follow Keenum.
Harris Co. officials announce plans to turn Astrodome into world's largest indoor park, rec center

Harris Co. officials announce plans to turn Astrodome into world's largest indoor park, rec center

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett announced on Tuesday the latest plans for the legendary Astrodome in Houston.

VIDEO: SpaceX test rocket explodes over Texas

An unmanned commercial rocket exploded during a test flight over Central Texas Friday
Deion Sanders' school opens after charter revoked

Deion Sanders' school opens after charter revoked

Despite being plagued with problems and losing its charter, classes are back in session at Deion Sanders' Prime Prep Academy in Fort Worth.
Davis goes on air with second attack ad

Davis goes on air with second attack ad

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Sen.
Elmendorf police chief killed in confrontation

Elmendorf police chief killed in confrontation

The chief of police in Elmendorf is dead and a suspect behind bars after a violent confrontation.
3 teens nabbed, 1 still on the lam in robbery ring

3 teens nabbed, 1 still on the lam in robbery ring

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Three teenagers from Spring are in custody and a fourth is still being sought in connection with a string of robberies that occurred over the weekend in Harris and Montgomery counties, authorities said.