- Suspect in officer attack had history of mental illness Updated: Sep-01-15 3:29 am
HOUSTON - A man charged with murder in the ambush of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy had a history of mental illness and was once declared mentally incompetent, according to authorities and his former attorney.
- Lewis struggles while Ross shuts down Rangers 7-0 Updated: Sep-01-15 2:00 am
SAN DIEGO - The way the Texas Rangers have been scoring, Colby Lewis figured allowing two runs in the third inning wasn't going to be that bad.
- Ross shuts down Rangers, hits RBI single in 7-0 Padres win Updated: Sep-01-15 1:48 am
SAN DIEGO - Tyson Ross had it all working Monday night: pitching, hitting and sportsmanship toward a good friend and former teammate.
- Latest Texas school finance case reaches state Supreme Court Updated: Sep-01-15 1:09 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Lawyers for 600-plus Texas school districts are set to tell the state Supreme Court that classroom funding is inadequate and unfairly distributed via a "hopelessly broken" system.
- New laws on marijuana, truancy, drones take effect in Texas Updated: Sep-01-15 1:08 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas is taking its first step toward easing limits on medical marijuana - even as it imposes bans on synthetic forms of the drug.
- Keuchel's solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3 Updated: Sep-01-15 12:50 am
HOUSTON - Seattle Mariners starter Vidal Nuno was done in by three bad pitches Monday night.
- Keuchel's solid start helps Astros over Mariners 8-3 Updated: Sep-01-15 12:30 am
HOUSTON - On the night when Houston Astros ace Dallas Keuchel became the American League's first 16-game winner, rookie Carlos Correa hit his 16th home run.
- Video appears to show Texas deputies shot man with hands up Updated: Aug-31-15 11:01 pm
SAN ANTONIO - Video obtained by a San Antonio TV station appears to show a man with his hands up fatally shot by deputies, an encounter that authorities say happened after the armed man resisted arrest and nonlethal weapons failed to bring him under control.
- Briles says No. 4 Baylor not distracted by investigation Updated: Aug-31-15 9:59 pm
WACO, Texas - Baylor coach Art Briles said Monday that his team isn't distracted by the school president's call for an independent investigation into the handling of a sexual assault complaint against former transfer Sam Ukwuachu.
- Romo's quirky eye issue pops up again, but concern doesn't Updated: Aug-31-15 9:32 pm
ARLINGTON, Texas - Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo practiced Monday, with his left eye looking better after his second bout with a sty that kept him out of practice for a day early in training camp a month ago.
- Latest on Texas deputy: Lawyer says man had mental illness Updated: Aug-31-15 8:02 pm
HOUSTON - Here are the latest developments regarding the fatal shooting of a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy (all times local):
- Playoff-hopeful Cubs get OF Austin Jackson from Seattle Updated: Aug-31-15 7:42 pm
- Racing commission's funding unclear amid lawmaker squabbles Updated: Aug-31-15 7:37 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Texas Senate leaders have announced a deal to keep the Texas Racing Commission open for at least three months despite its authorization of a new form of betting.
- Mexican man given maximum sentence for selling grenades Updated: Aug-31-15 7:34 pm
McALLEN, Texas - A Mexican man has been sentenced to 10 years in federal prison for delivering grenades to undercover agents.
- Texas teen dies after amoeba enters brain Updated: Aug-31-15 7:31 pm
HOUSTON - A relative says a 14-year-old boy has died after encountering a rare amoeba while swimming in a lake north of Houston.
- K-State ready to name QB starter, Texas Tech still either/or Updated: Aug-31-15 6:34 pm
Kansas State coach Bill Snyder knows which of his four quarterbacks will be the Wildcats' new starter.
- Bielema confident about Arkansas defense despite turnover Updated: Aug-31-15 6:33 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - Arkansas lost four top defensive players to the NFL, and coach Bret Bielema thinks the unit can pick up where it left off last season.
- A look at the slaying of suburban Houston sheriff's deputy Updated: Aug-31-15 6:03 pm
HOUSTON - Shannon J. Miles is charged with fatally shooting a suburban Houston sheriff's deputy in an attack the sheriff said was possibly fueled by rising tensions linked to the Black Lives Matter movement. A guide to key aspects of the case:
- Broncos trade tackle Chris Clark to Houston Updated: Aug-31-15 5:27 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - Chris Clark is joining the superstar he couldn't beat.
- Freshmen push into Texas lineup for No. 11 Notre Dame Updated: Aug-31-15 5:15 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - Charlie Strong lived up to his word: If a Texas freshman could beat out a veteran in training camp, they would earn a starting spot.
- Doctor claims college wanted to fire her over Facebook posts Updated: Aug-31-15 4:47 pm
AUSTIN, Texas - A new doctor in a University of Texas residency training program has sued the school, claiming she faced possible dismissal after complaining on Facebook about having to work 100 hours or more per week.
- Man arrested in West Texas with 120 pounds of marijuana Updated: Aug-31-15 4:32 pm
AMARILLO, Texas - A man pulled over in West Texas for speeding was arrested after a Texas Department of Public Safety trooper found more than 120 pounds of marijuana in his vehicle.
- North Texas boy, 11, sentenced for beating dog to death Updated: Aug-31-15 3:55 pm
FORT WORTH, Texas - A judge has sentenced an 11-year-old North Texas boy who pleaded guilty to beating his neighbor's dog to death.
- Arkansas sheriff wants voluntary tax to fund pay raises Updated: Aug-31-15 3:53 pm
TEXARKANA, Arkansas - The Hempstead County sheriff is proposing a voluntary tax as a "last-ditch effort" to fund pay raises for deputies and jailers.
- Blue Bell resumes selling ice cream after listeria recall Updated: Aug-31-15 3:32 pm
BRENHAM, Texas - Blue Bell ice cream is back.