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Father of 'affluenza' teen arrested for impersonating police

A Texas dad is accused of impersonating a police officer and his name may sound familiar.
Dallas Cowboys named most valuable NFL franchise

Dallas Cowboys named most valuable NFL franchise

The Dallas Cowboys are once again the most valuable franchise in the NFL. 
Homeowner receives watering violation before violation date

Homeowner receives watering violation before violation date

SAN ANTONIO -- A San Antonio homeowner got a watering violation notice from SAWS claiming he had been observed watering on the wrong day at the wrong time on Aug. 18.
Texas' nuclear waste dump poised to get wiggle room

Texas' nuclear waste dump poised to get wiggle room

Texas’ only radioactive waste dump is poised to get permission to dramatically expand its capacity, take in new types of waste and reduc
Greenville Cops Investigate Deadly Stabbing

Greenville Cops Investigate Deadly Stabbing

It's not the sight you'd expect to see outside a roller rink: no kids, no cars just crime tape and cops at Skate Safari in Greenville.

Plan to require UH freshmen to live on campus stalled

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a plan to require University of Houston freshmen to live on campus may be stalled after the university received "mixed feedback" from the community, including an angry state senator.
Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

Defiant Rick Perry at courthouse: 'We will prevail'

A defiant Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2016 presidential candidate, was booked on Tuesday on two felony charges related to his handling of a local political controversy.
Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

Son aspires to be like fallen Texas game warden

A fallen Texas Game Warden's son has touched many across the state after authorities posted a picture from his first day of school. The sign reads: "2nd Grade, Tuesday, Aug.
It’s too early to judge Cowboys defense, Garrett says

It’s too early to judge Cowboys defense, Garrett says

Dallas Cowboys coach Jason Garrett spent a good part of his Monday news conference talking about the defense.
Baylor unveils new McLane Stadium

Baylor unveils new McLane Stadium

Antwan Goodley called it money. Art Briles called it astonishing. Bryce Petty called it a palace. Baylor will just call it McLane Stadium.
Time for Johnny Manziel to grow up

Time for Johnny Manziel to grow up

Johnny Manziel is only 21, an immature NFL rookie. He’ll grow up. Didn’t many of us say something similar last year around this time? Maybe he will. Maybe he won’t.
Firearm expert says child-related gun accidents avoidable

Firearm expert says child-related gun accidents avoidable

Family and friends are mourning the loss of a 12-year-old boy who was accidentally shot and killed early Thursday morning inside his East Side home.
Robber killed with his own gun during crime

Robber killed with his own gun during crime

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a lone robber entered a home near the town of Elsa armed with various weapons. Once inside the home, the robber struggled with three men who were inside.
Stray bullet kills 24-year-old pregnant woman in SW Houston

Stray bullet kills 24-year-old pregnant woman in SW Houston

The Houston Chronicle is reporting Karrysha Turner could hardly find words Sunday to describe her shock and sorrow at the senseless murder of her 24-year-old pregnant friend, who'd come to Turner's southwest Houston home Sunday morning