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Murder suspect was "class clown"

A Texas man accused of killing six members of a Houston area family was voted homecoming king and class clown during his senior year at Chugiak High School in Eagle River, Alaska.
After 5 years in captivity, Bowe Bergdahl to start work at Texas Army post

After 5 years in captivity, Bowe Bergdahl to start work at Texas Army post

For five years, Taliban militants held Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl captive.
4-month-old found dead in Texas motel

4-month-old found dead in Texas motel

Fort Worth Police await autopsy results to determine how a four-month-old child died. The infant's body was discovered at a Motel 6 located at 6600 South Freeway.
Texans’ training camp begins July 25; seven open practices

Texans’ training camp begins July 25; seven open practices

The Texans’ 2014 training camp begins July 25 and runs through Aug. 26, the team announced Monday.
Texas child, 9, wakes up to man molesting her

Texas child, 9, wakes up to man molesting her

Parker County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 35-year-old Israel Andrade Saturday morning and charged him with burglary of a habitation, with the intent to commit indecency with a child, a first-degree felony.
Rangers take eight-game losing streak into All-Star break

Rangers take eight-game losing streak into All-Star break

The All-Star break has mercifully arrived for the Texas Rangers. Seldom has the franchise ever needed a break more.
A&M’s Sumlin has worked wonders, but Aggies shouldn’t expect SEC title run in 2014

A&M’s Sumlin has worked wonders, but Aggies shouldn’t expect SEC title run in 2014

For fans seeking a historical context, Texas A&M football coach Kevin Sumlin has morphed into Mack Brown, Y2K version.
Parsons officially a Maverick as Rockets decline to match offer sheet

Parsons officially a Maverick as Rockets decline to match offer sheet

It took almost three days and a lot of anxiety-filled moments, but the Dallas Mavericks finally got their man.

Texas murder suspect who killed 6 was 'class clown'

A Texas man accused of killing six members of a Houston area family was voted homecoming king and class clown during his senior year at Chugiak High School in Eagle River, Alaska.
Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

Ex-captive Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl being assigned to job on Texas Army post

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl has finished undergoing therapy and counseling at an Army hospital in San Antonio and could return to an Army unit on a Texas post as early as Monday, a defense official tells CNN.
Analysis: Not bad, for a lame duck

Analysis: Not bad, for a lame duck

The lame duck at the top of the state government is having a pretty good run.
Davis presses attack on Abbott over chemical plant ruling

Davis presses attack on Abbott over chemical plant ruling

Wrapping up her five-day “Texans Deserve to Know” tour, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Da

Beagles rescued from South Texas laboratory, spend first day outside

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; seven beagles, ranging in age from 2 to 9, are feeling the grass under their paws and the wind in their fur, for the first time.
Rodeo and Texans unveil plans for Astrodome

Rodeo and Texans unveil plans for Astrodome

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; Harris County leaders said Thursday they are open to considering a $66 million plan devised by the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo and the NFL's Houston Texans to demolish the iconic Astrodome and turn t
Rangers prospect named MVP of Futures Game

Rangers prospect named MVP of Futures Game

The Rangers entered the All-Star break riding an 8 game losing streak and the worst record in the majors.  The good news is they still have an impressive minor league system.