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Fatal shooting at tattoo shop in N. Houston

Fatal shooting at tattoo shop in N. Houston

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a man died in a shooting early Tuesday morning at a tattoo parlor in north Houston.
NFL consultant encourages San Antonio to continue its wooing of Raiders

NFL consultant encourages San Antonio to continue its wooing of Raiders

Although he emphatically terms the chances of the Oakland Raiders relocating to San Antonio a long shot, a prominent industry expert believes that city leaders would be wise to continue their pursuit of the struggling NFL franchise.
Johnny Manziel involved in brawl

Johnny Manziel involved in brawl

Tyler native and Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel and his entourage were reportedly involved in a brawl Friday nighe at a Cleveland apartment complex. Police who arrived decribed it as a riot.
Texans lose QB Ryan Mallett for season

Texans lose QB Ryan Mallett for season

 Quarterback Ryan Mallett is out for the season with a torn right pectoral muscle that will require surgery, according to two familiar with the situation.
Beaten body found by N. Houston railroad tracks

Beaten body found by N. Houston railroad tracks

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The body of a man who appeared to have been attacked was found Saturday morning near railroad tracks in north Houston.
An untold story of JFK's visit to S.A.

An untold story of JFK's visit to S.A.

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Tech Sgt. Wallace Duchow was excited he'd been chosen to serve on the security detail tasked with guarding John F.
Lockdown lifted following bomb threat at Fort Sam Houston army base

Lockdown lifted following bomb threat at Fort Sam Houston army base

A lockdown has been lifted at Fort Sam Houston. Early this evening the army base was placed on lockdown after a man tried to drive through the gate. He then claimed to have a bomb in his vehicle.
Rockets top Mavs in Chandler Parson's return to Houston

Rockets top Mavs in Chandler Parson's return to Houston

 Spending his first three seasons with the Houston Rockets prior to signing with Dallas during free agency this summer, Parsons made his highly-anticipated return to the Toyota Center for the first time Saturday night to face his former te
Dallas Stars sign Jason Spezza to four-year, $30 million extension

Dallas Stars sign Jason Spezza to four-year, $30 million extension

 The 31-year-old forward was acquired by the Dallas Stars in the summer of 2014 after he demanded to be traded out of Ottawa.
Think J.J. Watt’s TDs are flukes? Check his pregame routine

Think J.J. Watt’s TDs are flukes? Check his pregame routine

 Part of J.J. Watt’s pregame routine is to practice catching balls one-handed, probably not something a lot of defensive ends in NFL history have spent much time working on.
UH turns back Tulsa to gain bowl eligibility

UH turns back Tulsa to gain bowl eligibility

 Kenneth Farrow rushed for a career-high four touchdowns, the last with 3:06 remaining, as the University of Houston escaped with a 38-28 win over Tulsa on Saturday at TDECU Stadium.

San Angelo dog takes ride on side of ambulance with owner inside

A beagle showed his extreme loyalty by refusing to be left behind when his owner was taken to a hospital by ambulance. He became a stowaway on the outside of the ambulance!
Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Expect Big 12 to be shut out of the CFP this season

Big Ten athletic directors Barry Alvarez of Wisconsin and Tom Osborne of Nebraska will assert enough influence on the rest of the 12-member College Football Playoff selection committee to push Ohio State into the final four, past Baylor and TCU
Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Former Oilers QB Pastorini calls DEA search ‘humerous,’ says ‘there has been a drug problem in the NFL for years’

Dan Pastorini, during his tenure Houston as Oilers quarterback from 1971 through 1979, was one of the most popular players in the city’s history.
Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

Amber Alert canceled after story found to be hoax

The Galveston Police Department has canceled an Amber Alert issued Friday for a missing child after it was learned the story was a hoax.