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Houston  takes second place for number of murder cases per capita

Houston takes second place for number of murder cases per capita

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; newly released data from the FBI highlights the number of crimes such as murder, rape and arson, and helps shed light on the types of offenses committed in the state of Texas.
15-Year-Old Cancer Patient Shot, Killed – Duncanville Police Ask for Help

15-Year-Old Cancer Patient Shot, Killed – Duncanville Police Ask for Help

Police in Duncanville are asking for the public's help identifying those responsible for the shooting death of 15-year-old Ryan Lara, who was shot and killed Saturday during a possible attempted robbery.

Sex assault reported at Bellaire High School

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a student at Bellaire High School told authorities she was sexually assaulted last month on campus.

Ebola: Thomas Duncan's legacy

Nine patients with Ebola have been treated in the United States, but Thomas Eric Duncan is the only one who died.
J.J. Watt eager to play in colder weather conditions

J.J. Watt eager to play in colder weather conditions

The Texans will face cold and snow Sunday in Cleveland. That’s J.J. Watt-type weather.
DeMarco Murray can't be the MVP, but ...

DeMarco Murray can't be the MVP, but ...

The way the NFL is played, Tony Romo is the league MVP. Or Andrew Luck. Or Tom Brady. Aaron Rodgers. Peyton Manning. Etc. These days, it is a waste of an MVP vote for anybody who is not a quarterback.
Mavs get comeback win over Kings

Mavs get comeback win over Kings

With Dirk Nowitzki becoming the NBA’s top all-time international-born scorer in the process, the Mavericks (5-3) would continue to dominate the Kings (5-3) in Dallas while rallying from down 24 points to capture a 106-98 victory following
Round one of Texas High School football playoff pairings

Round one of Texas High School football playoff pairings

Looking for a complete list of round one Texas high school football playoff pairings? Our partners at the Longview News-Journal have you covered.
15-Year-Old Cancer Patient Shot, Killed – Duncanville Police Ask for Help

15-Year-Old Cancer Patient Shot, Killed – Duncanville Police Ask for Help

Duncanville, TX (KDAF) -- Police in Duncanville are asking for the public's help identifying those responsible for the shooting death of 15-year-old Ryan Lara, who was shot and killed Saturday during a possible attempted robbery.
Former Marine dog gets ride in Veteran's Day parade

Former Marine dog gets ride in Veteran's Day parade

Fieldy is a former bomb-sniffing dog for the U.S. Marine Corps.

Van de Putte to decide political future next week

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Democrat Leticia Van de Putte says she will likely decide next week whether to leave the Texas Senate and run for San Antonio mayor.
Police find woman's decomposing body under daughter's kitchen floor

Police find woman's decomposing body under daughter's kitchen floor

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Police have found the body of a missing Terlingua woman whose daughter was sentenced to 10 years in prison for hiding her father's body in a Kentucky storage unit for 24 years and using his Social Securit

Pregnant Texas woman stabbed by stranger

A pregnant San Antonio area woman is recovering after being stabbed by a stranger. Expectant mother Dana Kimbro said she had an argument with her husband and noticed someone watching them during the dispute.
15-year-old Texas cancer patient gunned down

15-year-old Texas cancer patient gunned down

Police in Duncanville are asking for the public's help identifying those responsible for the shooting death of 15-year-old Ryan Lara, who was shot and killed Saturday during a possible attempted robbery.
Big 12 Players of the Week

Big 12 Players of the Week

Texas defensive end Cedric Reed, Baylor wide receiver Corey Coleman and Baylor kicker Chris Callahan were named as the Big 12′s Players of the Week by a media panel that regularly covers the conference.