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Texas to be clear of Ebola by end of Friday, officials say

Texas to be clear of Ebola by end of Friday, officials say

The last person being monitored in connection with the state’s three diagnosed Ebola patients will be cleared from twice-daily monitoring by the end of the day Friday after reaching the 21-day mark, the longest incubation period for the d
Texas is tops for NFL quarterbacks

Texas is tops for NFL quarterbacks

When Texarkana product Ryan Mallett makes his first career start for the Texans on Nov. 16, he'll become the 12th former Texas high school QB to start an NFL game this season.

VIDEO: 9 injured after SUV smashes into Texas restaurant

At least nine people were injured when a vehicle plowed into a restaurant near NRG Stadium in southwest Houston, Texas Wednesday.
Perry to make first courtroom appearance following indictment

Perry to make first courtroom appearance following indictment

A Thursday pre-trial hearing on Gov.
Duncan, Popovich earn 900th victory together

Duncan, Popovich earn 900th victory together

The record long since shattered, Tim Duncan and Gregg Popovich continue to extend their NBA standard for most victories by a player-coach tandem.
New Texans starting QB Ryan Mallett: ‘I got a lot of fist bumps’

New Texans starting QB Ryan Mallett: ‘I got a lot of fist bumps’

Ryan Mallett, the Texans’ new starting quarterback, talked Wednesday about his promotion.
Conditions are right for a banner duck season in East Texas

Conditions are right for a banner duck season in East Texas

Technically, the 2014-2015 waterfowl season began last Saturday at 30 minutes before sunrise. This went unnoticed except for the dedicated duck hunter, because last Saturday was also the season opener for whitetail deer.
Body of Galveston man found

Body of Galveston man found

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Galveston police discovered the body of a man who was reported missing Monday after earlier quarrelling with family members.
Map shows how much ground Democrats lost

Map shows how much ground Democrats lost

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; despite the fact that Battleground Texas pumped millions of dollars into Wendy Davis’ gubernatorial run, Texas Democrats actually performed worse in 2014 than when Bill White challenged Rick Perry in 20
TX militia men patrolling border indicted for unlawful possession of firearms

TX militia men patrolling border indicted for unlawful possession of firearms

Kevin Lyndel Massey and John Frederick Foerster have been indicted for unlawful possession of firearms, announced U.S. Attorney Kenneth Magidson.
Fort Hood marks 5 years since unimaginable tragedy

Fort Hood marks 5 years since unimaginable tragedy

It has been five years since a shooting at Fort Hood, Texas left thirteen people dead and more than thirty injured. To date, the shooting caused the most casualties ever suffered on an American Military base.
Rockets unbeaten after five games

Rockets unbeaten after five games

The Rockets don’t just fire away from the 3-point arc, they have excelled at getting good 3-pointers.
According to London newspapers, Cowboys v. Jaguars does not exist

According to London newspapers, Cowboys v. Jaguars does not exist

The NFL can't figure out a way to land a team in the second-biggest market in the United States - Los Angeles - and rather than simply forcing the Jacksonville Jaguars out of North Florida to SoCal it keeps giving Londoners a game it could
Rangers add Michael Young as special assistant

Rangers add Michael Young as special assistant

Now that Michael Young is a special assistant to the general manager, don’t expect him to attempt to alter the course of the Texas Rangers and become an even bigger hero to the fans.
Mavs’ depth has been on display early

Mavs’ depth has been on display early

The Mavs’ bench has been getting it done early in the season. That shouldn’t exactly be a surprise, as for several years Dallas has had one of the best benches in the NBA.