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Gulf camera reveals site of WWII sinking of SS Robert E. Lee, German U-boat

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; spectacular footage detailing World War II wrecks thousands of feet down in the Gulf of Mexico has been released by scientists doing a months-long deep sea expedition in the area.
Cowboys to cut holdout quarterback Kyle Orton

Cowboys to cut holdout quarterback Kyle Orton

The Dallas Cowboys are finally moving on from disgruntled backup quarterback Kyle Orton.

Texas children rescued from hot car while mom gets hair done

Some brave shoppers jumped into action-- smashing open a car after spotting children inside. It happened Monday in Katy, Texas, as temperatures hovered above 90 degrees. The rescue was caught on camera.

Fake immigrant families

The influx of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border may be triggering yet another problem for Border Patrol agents--fake family units.
UIL state basketball tournaments officially moving to San Antonio Alamodome

UIL state basketball tournaments officially moving to San Antonio Alamodome

The 2015 University Interscholastic League Girls and Boys State Basketball Tournaments will be played at the Alamodome in San Antonio the UIL announced Tuesday.

Immigrants posing as 'fake families' to stay in the U.S.

The influx of unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border may be triggering yet another problem for Border Patrol agents--fake family units.

Texas man violently kills girlfriend in front of her 4 children

A Texas man is accused of stabbing his girlfriend several times, then throwing her off a balcony-- all in front of her four young children. The victim died later at the hospital, and the boyfriend is now in jail being held without bond.
Spurrier weighs in on Aggies in preparation for Aug. 28 opener

Spurrier weighs in on Aggies in preparation for Aug. 28 opener

Because the teams meet for the first time in their Aug. 28 opener, South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier spent much of Tuesday weighing in on the Aggies.
Adrian Beltre’s duty now: Keep lowly Rangers from quitting

Adrian Beltre’s duty now: Keep lowly Rangers from quitting

In another hotel ballroom Monday at another All-Star Game media day amid the American League’s best players, Adrian Beltre played the role of his manager.
Parsons disappointed with treatment by Rockets

Parsons disappointed with treatment by Rockets

Former Rockets forward Chandler Parsons said Monday that he was “offended” that Rockets general manager Daryl Morey did not consider him to be the third star he sought as he happily moved on to the Mavericks a day after the Rockets
ETX native, former Dallas Cowboy named Defensive Coordinator at Granbury ISD

ETX native, former Dallas Cowboy named Defensive Coordinator at Granbury ISD

Stephen Hodge, a former professional football player with the Dallas Cowboys, is joining the Granbury High School football coaching staff as defensive coordinator.
Undocumented immigrant journalist Jose Vargas detained at Texas airport

Undocumented immigrant journalist Jose Vargas detained at Texas airport

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and undocumented immigrant Jose Antonio Vargas suspected he wouldn't get out.
Gun Marshals in school: Training begins in Texas

Gun Marshals in school: Training begins in Texas

 Richard Martinez's son was killed after a shooting on the University of California Santa Barbara campus this May. Out of that tragedy came the rallying cry, 'Not one more!'
Texas sees rise in Medicaid signups

Texas sees rise in Medicaid signups

More than 80,000 additional Texans have enrolled in Medicaid or the Children’s Health Insurance Program since the rollout of the Affordable
Texas utilities preparing for new EPA regulations

Texas utilities preparing for new EPA regulations

Texas lawmakers have not minced words when addressing the Obama administration’s plan to slash emissions from coal-fired power plants