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Twitter reveals Wade Phillips' worst flaws

Twitter reveals Wade Phillips' worst flaws

In his first season as the head coach of the Dallas Cowboys, Wade Phillips would often walk around the locker room and training room touting his achievements as things that not even Bill Parcells had done up to but not including the bye-week pl
Tatum will play for state 2A championship

Tatum will play for state 2A championship

The Tatum Eagles are flying high. Tatum beat Bushland in the semifinals Friday in Austin, 58-41. The Eagles will play Ponder for the state 2A championship Saturday at 1:30 in the UT Frank Erwin Center.
Forbes list has 14 Houston billionaires

Forbes list has 14 Houston billionaires

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Forbes magazine's annual list of billionaires came out Monday with two new local names but missing a pair of perennials well known to Houstonians for decades.

UFOs reported north of Houston described as 'flowing orbs'

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Mutual UFO Network, which investigates thousands of reports of unidentified flying objects every year, has classified a sighting over Cleveland as "unknown."

Dogs found mutilated at Texas mobile home park

Editor's Note: Material in the video contains material that could be considered graphic in nature and may not be suitable for all audiences. A disturbing and deadly case of animal cruelty is under investigation in Metro San Ant
Fetus discovered in Texas park laid to rest

Fetus discovered in Texas park laid to rest

The fetus that was discovered in Travis White Park on February 13th was laid to rest by the Knights of Columbus Thursday afternoon.
Officials seek TX Most Wanted sex offender, $5,000 reward offered

Officials seek TX Most Wanted sex offender, $5,000 reward offered

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Sammy Lee Nickerson, 52, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $5,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
FAST FACTS: 'Remember the Alamo!'

FAST FACTS: 'Remember the Alamo!'

Today marks the 178th anniversary of the day the Alamo fell. On March 6, 1836, the Mexican Army overran Texas forces.
College Board announces major SAT changes

College Board announces major SAT changes

The SAT, a standardized test that for many students is an intimidating hurdle to clear en route to college admissions, is about to undergo a
Why do we have Daylight Saving Time?

Why do we have Daylight Saving Time?

Many of us cringe when we think we are going to lose an hour of our valuable weekend by “springing forward” this Sunday. I personally do not like losing an hour, but I do enjoy the extra daylight.
Analysis: Dewhurst in a familiar and uncomfortable spot

Analysis: Dewhurst in a familiar and uncomfortable spot

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is at the bottom of a deep political hole, and he has 12 weeks to find a way out.
Denver hands Mavericks their first three-game skid

Denver hands Mavericks their first three-game skid

Going against a Nuggets team that’s waiting to take an early summer vacation, the Mavs failed to make a concerted effort and wound up losing 115-110.
Texans linked to veteran QB Matt Cassel

Texans linked to veteran QB Matt Cassel

Nine-year veteran Matt Cassel has been linked to the Texans by CBSSports.com and NFL.com. According to the sites, the free-agent quarterback is a candidate to become the Texans’ starter this season.
Patrick followed Cruz strategy

Patrick followed Cruz strategy

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Four minutes after (most of the) polls closed. That’s how long it took Tuesday night before state Sen.
Support for deceased candidate throws curve at Kerr race

Support for deceased candidate throws curve at Kerr race

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; support for a recently deceased candidate raised the prospect of a runoff election in Kerr County, one of several outlying counties with hard-fought Republican primaries Tuesday for the position of county jud