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Vigil held for slain Texas high school football player

Vigil held for slain Texas high school football player

A prayer vigil was held Tuesday night for a Stevens High School senior who was shot to death on the city's far West Side.
Vigil held for slain Stevens student

Vigil held for slain Stevens student

SAN ANTONIO -- A prayer vigil was held Tuesday night for a Stevens High School senior who was shot to death on the city's far West Side.
Alex From Target: Frisco Teen Goes Hollywood With Movie & Music

Alex From Target: Frisco Teen Goes Hollywood With Movie & Music

Remember Alex From Target? He's the Frisco cutie who sacked his job after millions of teen girls turned his work selfie into an internet sensation.
Dez Bryant, Cowboys headed for the franchise tag

Dez Bryant, Cowboys headed for the franchise tag

Although free-agent Pro Bowl receiver Dez Bryant has expressed a distaste for the franchise tag in the past, he has all but resigned himself to accepting that is the road he and the Dallas Cowboys are headed down, per sources.
TCU, Baylor listed as early 2015 Big 12 favorites

TCU, Baylor listed as early 2015 Big 12 favorites

Spring practice is only a few days away at some schools, providing a chance to look forward to the 2015 season.
Texas man convicted of 10th DWI gets life in prison

Texas man convicted of 10th DWI gets life in prison

Houston's Bobby Gene Martin - who was convicted this week of drunken driving for the 10th time - finally may have had his last drink.
Crime Stoppers offers reward for TX most wanted sex offender

Crime Stoppers offers reward for TX most wanted sex offender

The Texas Department of Public Safety has added Mack Brady Meadows, 64, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offender list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his arrest.
Bat Fan's Birthday: Batman Surprises Hospice Patient For Birthday

Bat Fan's Birthday: Batman Surprises Hospice Patient For Birthday

Altus Hospice in Dallas made patient Jeffrey's birthday party a blast after a surprise visit from Batman! Jeffrey suffers from Hunter's Disease, a terminal genetic disorder, that has a life expectancy of 7 to 15 years old.

Texas 4-year-old attacked by dog while at playground

A Houston mother wants to make sure no other parent has to watch their child be attacked by a dog. It happened to her four-year-old daughter and it wasn't a stray dog. Someone let the dog run free.
Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

Texas judge grants request to stop executive action on immigration

A federal judge in Brownsville has granted a request from 26 states suing to stop President Obama's executive actions on immigration.
Suspect's confession played at 'American Sniper' trial

Suspect's confession played at 'American Sniper' trial

The man accused of killing Chris Kyle, subject of the hit film "American Sniper," and Kyle's friend said he didn't have a choice.

Elite runner crawls across the finish line at Austin Marathon

Lifelong runner and Austin Marathon race director John Conley has been a part of many races, but none of the finishes he's been a part of quite compare to what he saw Sunday in Texas.
Low expectations this season for Rangers

Low expectations this season for Rangers

The bookies have set the over/under on Texas Rangers victory in 2015 at 77 1/2, which would be fourth place in the American League West ahead of only Houston.
Texas A&M 'Corps of Cadets' selects first woman leader

Texas A&M 'Corps of Cadets' selects first woman leader

Announcement from TAMU: Beginning in the 2015-2016 school year, a female Texas A&M student will lead the university's legendary Corps of Cadets.
Should Texans cut Andre Johnson?

Should Texans cut Andre Johnson?

NFL insider Jason La Canfora unveiled his priorities for all 32 NFL teams and his prescription for the Texans may be bitter medicine for Houston fans. Is it time for the Texans to cut the cord, however difficult that may be?