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Crash off I-45 leaves at least 3 people dead

Crash off I-45 leaves at least 3 people dead

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; a speeding car Wednesday crashed into a overpass crossing Interstate 45 in north Harris County, killing the driver and two passengers and tying up traffic for hours, Harris County Sheriff's deputies
School Bus Erupts in Flames

School Bus Erupts in Flames

Pictures from Twitter reveal the horrifying moments a Northwest ISD school bus burst into a fireball!
Bias against Baylor?

Bias against Baylor?

To just to be clear - Baylor University is a great place with a lot of wonderful people who work there, and are alums of that fine institution.
Aggies in hot pursuit of Muschamp

Aggies in hot pursuit of Muschamp

Former Florida coach Will Muschamp figured to be Texas A&M’s top target from the moment Aggies coach Kevin Sumlin fired defensive coordinator Mark Snyder last week.
Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

 The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has stayed the execution of Texas death row inmate Scott Panetti, who was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m. Wednesday, according to the court clerk's office.
Rangers let pitcher Ogando test free-agent market

Rangers let pitcher Ogando test free-agent market

 Alexi Ogando was a breakthrough reliever on the 2010 Texas Rangers team that went to the World Series, an All-Star starter and a postseason bullpen ace on the 2011 World Series team.
Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

Court orders Texas killer's execution postponed

The 5th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has stayed the execution of Texas death row inmate Scott Panetti, who was scheduled to be put to death at 6 p.m. Wednesday, according to the court clerk's office.
Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick named AFC offensive player of week

Texans’ Ryan Fitzpatrick named AFC offensive player of week

 Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick was named Wednesday as AFC offensive player of the week, following his career- and franchise-high six-touchdown performance during a 45-21 home win against Tennessee last Sunday.
Eating the Mediterranean diet may lead to a longer life

Eating the Mediterranean diet may lead to a longer life

 (CNN) -- Eating a Mediterranean diet may be your key to living longer. That's according to a new study led by Immaculata De Vivo, associate professor at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and Harvard Medical School.
Texas senator files bill prohibiting sale of synthetic drugs

Texas senator files bill prohibiting sale of synthetic drugs

Today, Senator Charles Perry filed SB 199 to prohibit the sale and use of synthetic drugs in the State of Texas.
Attack of the Grackle!!

Attack of the Grackle!!

Dallas Fort Worth, TX (KDAF) -- When you leave work to head home do you feel like like you're in a movie? "Definitely reminds me of that Alfred Hitchcock movie The Birds," Brendon Cole, who works in Plano, said.
1 dead in officer-involved shooting in NW Harris Co

1 dead in officer-involved shooting in NW Harris Co

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; on Tuesday, the Harris County Sheriff's Office's homicide division was waiting on positive identification of the man who was killed in the deputy-involved shooting .
About 100 brains missing from University of Texas

About 100 brains missing from University of Texas

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The University of Texas at Austin is missing about 100 brains — about half of the specimens the university had in a collection of brains preserved in jars of formaldehyde.

Gun sales: Black Friday boom

It looks like Santa will be delivering more guns this Christmas. Despite overall Black Friday spending down 11 percent nationwide, last weekend gun sales increased.
Big 12 ranked as the nation’s toughest

Big 12 ranked as the nation’s toughest

The Big 12 now is being considered by ESPN as the nation’s toughest conference. The Big 12 will have a little time to celebrate, starting with an interesting final week of the regular season.