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Aggies defensive back arrested on charges of shoplifting

Aggies defensive back arrested on charges of shoplifting

Following a quiet past month, Texas AM’s rash of offseason arrests has spread to Rosenberg.
'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak dead at 21

'Patriot' actress Skye McCole Bartusiak dead at 21

Actress Skye McCole Bartusiak, who played Mel Gibson's youngest daughter in "The Patriot," died Saturday at her home in Houston, her mother said Sunday. She was 21.
Ted Cruz: "Stop granting immigration amnesty"

Ted Cruz: "Stop granting immigration amnesty"

Ted Cruz was in McAllen, Texas Saturday, where he toured the border patrol station there and a church that has been giving food and clothing to illegal immigrants who are released from federal detention.
NCAA rule shakes up THSCA Convention

NCAA rule shakes up THSCA Convention

A new NCAA rule will impact the Texas High School Coaches Association Convention scheduled for Sunday through Wednesday in downtown San Antonio.
If the Spurs were 'The Golden Girls' ...

If the Spurs were 'The Golden Girls' ...

After Cristela Alonzo, the star and executive producer of "Cristela" — ABC's new half-hour comedy about a Latino family in Texas — called the Spurs "'The Golden Girls' of the NBA" during a press junke
Army doctors use new technology to save unborn baby

Army doctors use new technology to save unborn baby

After hearing what Yesenia Ruiz-Rojo did to get the chance to hold her 6-month-old baby boy, you'll understand why we are calling this special moment as she kisses her baby boy Luke, a miracle.
Astros let No. 1 pick slip away

Astros let No. 1 pick slip away

Lefthanded pitcher Brady Aiken, the first overall pick in the draft, did not sign with the Astros by Friday’s 4 p.m. deadline.
Rangers snap skid as Yu Darvish strikes out 12 Blue Jays

Rangers snap skid as Yu Darvish strikes out 12 Blue Jays

Whatever your biggest complaint about the Texas Rangers has been in 2014, everyone must agree that the starting rotation needs to do a better job in the second half.
Rangers are done, and Cowboys already might be cooked

Rangers are done, and Cowboys already might be cooked

Here it is midsummer, and although the blast furnace was a tad late in making a local arrival, the blistering heat showed up just in time to deliver a sweaty goodbye kiss to the Rangers.
Mavs sign Eric Griffin

Mavs sign Eric Griffin

The Dallas Mavericks announced today that they have signed free agent forward Eric Griffin. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Comcast picks up SEC Network

Comcast picks up SEC Network

ESPN announced today that Comcast would become the latest and among the largest carriers to pick up the SEC Network, which will air at least 45 football games, more than a hundred men’s basketball games, 60 women’s basketball games,

Texas waitress accused of drugging customer, stealing credit cards

A former waitress at a trendy new restaurant in the Galleria area of Houston is now under investigation by police after allegedly drugging a customer and stealing her credit cards.
Nowitzki’s $14 million-a-year pay cut in record territory

Nowitzki’s $14 million-a-year pay cut in record territory

If they had their way, the Dallas Mavericks probably wish they had 15 players who view money the way Dirk Nowitzki does.

Siblings reunited in Texas after half a century apart

After more than 53 years, a Cleveland man was reunited with his sister Wednesday thanks to a Facebook connection and a lot of hard work from his wife. Nelda Konieczny has worked for months to reunite the siblings.
Texas man suspected of killing his wife found dead

Texas man suspected of killing his wife found dead

A spokesperson for the Port Arthur Police Department Thursday said a man who is a suspect in the shooting death of his wife was found dead from an apparent suicide.