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$3,000 reward offered for most wanted sex offender From Houston

$3,000 reward offered for most wanted sex offender From Houston

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has added Daniel “Buzzard” Wright, 58, to the Texas 10 Most Wanted Sex Offenders list, and a cash reward up to $3,000 is now being offered for information leading to his capture.
AMBER ALERT CANCELED: 2-year old TX girl found safe, mother in custody

AMBER ALERT CANCELED: 2-year old TX girl found safe, mother in custody

Texas Center for the Missing has canceled a Houston Regional Amber Alert for the La Marque Police Department in the abduction of two-year-old Chastity Hamilton.
AMBER ALERT CANCELED: Houston children found safe, 1 suspect in custody

AMBER ALERT CANCELED: Houston children found safe, 1 suspect in custody

An Amber Alert issued Wednesday for two Houston children believed to be in danger has been canceled.
UT Board of Regents interviews candidates for UT Austin presidency

UT Board of Regents interviews candidates for UT Austin presidency

The University of Texas System Board of Regents and Chancellor William H.
Texans release center Chris Meyers

Texans release center Chris Meyers

The Houston Texans have released veteran center Chris Meyers after eight seasons with the team.
Accused Mexico Zetas leader captured

Accused Mexico Zetas leader captured

Mexican authorities have captured alleged drug trafficker Omar Trevino Morales, the reputed leader of the Zetas drug cartel, CNNMexico reported, citing federal and state government sources.
Lance Berkman named to college baseball hall of fame

Lance Berkman named to college baseball hall of fame

Former Astro Lance Berkman was named to the National College Baseball Hall of Fame today.
Eltife, others introduce bill to create new dental hygiene workforce

Eltife, others introduce bill to create new dental hygiene workforce

Senators José Rodríguez (D-El Paso) and Kevin Eltife (R-Tyler), and Representatives Senfronia Thompson (D-Houston), Dan Flynn (R-Canton) and John Raney (R-Bryan) for introducing legislation (SB 787 and HB 1940) that would create a
Andre Johnson wants out

Andre Johnson wants out

Receiver Andre Johnson’s exit from the Texans after 12 seasons that established him as a candidate for the Pro Football Hall of Fame could lead him to his first Super Bowl.
Russell Wilson set for March 28 return to Rangers camp

Russell Wilson set for March 28 return to Rangers camp

Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson will make his second consecutive appearance at Texas Rangers spring training March 28, the club announced Tuesday.
Rangers veteran Holland shows maturity

Rangers veteran Holland shows maturity

Make no mistake that Holland still likes to cut it up, but his lost year in 2014 has reignited his passion for baseball and revealed a character trait that many don’t see. Maturity.

FBI releases sketch of gunman believed to be responsible for Texas Brinks guard murder

Investigators are releasing a composite sketch of one of the gunmen believed responsible for the robbery and murder of Brinks guard Alvin Kinney.
Dreams come true for disabled coach

Dreams come true for disabled coach

On the basketball court, Karl Turk forgets that he walks with a limp and a cane. He'll get so caught up in the moment that he'll gesture with his hands to make a point and his cane will go flying. He's in the zone.
Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

Gratuity guide: Rules for tipping in the United States

 (CNN) -- First there's the valet. Awaiting your arrival with a welcoming smile, a claim ticket and a tacit understanding that you'll know how to properly reciprocate ($5) when it's time to retrieve your car.
Carnival moving Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans

Carnival moving Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans

Carnival Cruise  announced Monday the shifting of Carnival Triumph from Galveston to New Orleans.