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Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

A federal judge in Brownsville has granted a request from 26 states suing to stop President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
Suspect's confession played at 'American Sniper' trial

Suspect's confession played at 'American Sniper' trial

The man accused of killing Chris Kyle, subject of the hit film "American Sniper," and Kyle's friend said he didn't have a choice.

Elite runner crawls across the finish line at Austin Marathon

Lifelong runner and Austin Marathon race director John Conley has been a part of many races, but none of the finishes he's been a part of quite compare to what he saw Sunday in Texas.
Low expectations this season for Rangers

Low expectations this season for Rangers

The bookies have set the over/under on Texas Rangers victory in 2015 at 77 1/2, which would be fourth place in the American League West ahead of only Houston.
Texas A&M 'Corps of Cadets' selects first woman leader

Texas A&M 'Corps of Cadets' selects first woman leader

Announcement from TAMU: Beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, a female Texas A&M student will lead the university's legendary Corps of Cadets.
Should Texans cut Andre Johnson?

Should Texans cut Andre Johnson?

NFL insider Jason La Canfora unveiled his priorities for all 32 NFL teams and his prescription for the Texans may be bitter medicine for Houston fans. Is it time for the Texans to cut the cord, however difficult that may be?
What happens if DHS shuts down?

What happens if DHS shuts down?

Congress has just 12 days until Department of Homeland Security funding runs out, and House Speaker John Boehner this weekend said he was "certainly" willing to let that happen.

Texas restaurant receiving threats after Facebook post

A Texas woman is leading a campaign against a local restaurant, over what she says is mistreatment of a homeless man, but the restaurant owner says the woman has it all wrong and that her posts on social media are hurting his business.
North Texas Man Convicted in Fictional Disney Scheme

North Texas Man Convicted in Fictional Disney Scheme

A 35-year-old Plano, Texas man has been found guilty of federal violations in the Eastern District of Texas, announced U.S. Attorney John M. Bales today.
Cowboys sign linebacker Lawrence, tackle Coleman

Cowboys sign linebacker Lawrence, tackle Coleman

The Dallas Cowboys signed linebacker Cameron Lawrence and defensive tackle Davon Coleman on Friday.
After celebrity stay in China, James hopes to be rising star with Mavericks

After celebrity stay in China, James hopes to be rising star with Mavericks

When Bernard James got off the airplane in Shanghai, China, about two months ago to play basketball for the Shanghai Sharks, he thought this was going to be nothing more than a long flight to a faraway destination.
SMU coach coming to Longview

SMU coach coming to Longview

Longview High School will host the East Texas Coaches Association Football Mini-Clinic from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday. The clinic will feature SMU head football coach Chad Morris and staff.
Barkley vs Rockets

Barkley vs Rockets

Charles Barkley isn’t backing down from his criticism of Rockets general manager Daryl Morey.
Rick Perry seeks second chance in New Hampshire

Rick Perry seeks second chance in New Hampshire

Rick Perry is in New Hampshire this week with one mission: to see whether Republican primary voters believe in second chances.
Walmart sues Texas for right to sell liquor

Walmart sues Texas for right to sell liquor

Walmart  is suing the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission in hopes of some day selling liquor across Texas.