Your patriotic duty: Keep government accountable
Ted Oberg shows you how to dig like a reporter by using the state's public records laws. See examples of requests he's made. And if you find something good, let us know.
Rockets-Mavs rivalry receives a shot
A long-distance exchange of words between Chandler Parson and James Harden is heating up the rivalry between Houston and Dallas.
Mike Priefer: Learned 'hard lesson'
Saying he's learned a "hard lesson," Minnesota Vikings special teams coordinator Mike Priefer apologized on Thursday for the homophobic remark he made during the 2012 season, while coach Mike Zimmer and general manager Rick Spielman stood behind the coach
Twins trade Kendrys Morales
The Seattle Mariners made a move to upgrade one of baseball's weakest offenses Thursday when they acquired Kendrys Morales from the Minnesota Twins in a trade for relief pitcher Stephen Pryor.
Band director loses job amid probe
Ohio State fired its band director on Thursday following a two-month investigation into sexual harassment of students, according to the Columbus Dispatch.
Chuck Knoblauch accused of assault
Former Minnesota Twins star Chuck Knoblauch was arrested Wednesday night on charges that he allegedly assaulted his ex-wife, KHOU.com reported.
Justin Blackmon arrested for 3rd time
Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Justin Blackmon has been arrested a third time, this time in Edmond, Oklahoma, where police have charged him with possession of marijuana.
Formerly conjoined twins celebrate first birthday
Formerly conjoined twin boys celebrated their first birthday with those who helped care for them at the Dallas hospital where they were separated
Three-day work week? Country by country breakdown of how much we work
Do you wish your weekend stretched past Saturday and Sunday? The richest man in the world thinks it should.
Enlisting food trucks into crime fighting plan
Food trucks are becoming an integral part of the Houston area. That's why the Harris County Sheriff's Office is hoping to involve the trucks in crime fighting
Former teacher arrested on child porn charge
A former Sugar Land teacher has been arrested for allegedly uploading child pornography to the internet
Two Texas WRs face felony charge
Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month.