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Mother settles lawsuit over Texas arrest captured on video

Sep. 23, 2022 19:06 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas city has settled a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a Black mother after she and her daughter were wrestled to the ground and arrested by a white police officer following a dispute with a neighbor. Jacqueline Craig and one of her daughters were...

Sonny on other side: Big change for TCU-SMU rivalry in DFW

Sep. 22, 2022 03:39 AM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Sonny Dykes is now on the other side of the SMU-TCU rivalry, a 100-game series reinvigorated by two wins he had with the Mustangs before moving to become coach of the Big 12 program on the opposite end of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Those wins with...

Longview beats East Texas rival, leads Texas 5A D-I rankings

Sep. 19, 2022 14:01 PM EDT

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings after Week 4, distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A Rank School (Record) Week 4 Prv rank 1 Austin Westlake (3-0) Idle 1 2 Galena Park North...

American defender Bryan Reynolds gets 1st goal for Westerlo

Sep. 17, 2022 19:32 PM EDT

American defender Bryan Reynolds scored his first goal for Belgium's Westerlo in Saturday's 3-2 win at Charleroi. Reynolds scored in the third minute. The 21-year-old from Fort Worth, Texas, played for Dallas in Major League Soccer from 2019-20 and joined Roma in...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Sep. 11, 2022 13:32 PM EDT

Dallas Morning News. September 8, 2022. Editorial: Texas’ cautious approach to marijuana use has been the correct path As support grows for cannabis, following scientific research make more sense. A leading medical marijuana retailer just opened its...

Proud Boys Hawaii leader, friend plead guilty in Jan. 6 riot

Sep. 09, 2022 17:35 PM EDT

The founder of the Hawaii Proud Boys chapter and a Texas man who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, and posed for a picture in front of a door on which one of them had written “Murder the Media” each pleaded guilty Friday in federal court to a felony charge in connection with the riot. ...

CFP committee digs into feasibility of early expansion to 12

Sep. 08, 2022 18:45 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — In a meeting room just down the hall from where the plan for a 12-team College Football Playoff came to life almost 2 1/2 years ago, the conference commissioners who manage the postseason system finally began the next phase of expansion: implementation. The 11-member...

Judge rules against required coverage of HIV prevention drug

Sep. 07, 2022 18:55 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that required coverage of an HIV prevention drug under the Affordable Care Act violates a Texas employer's religious beliefs and undercut the broader system that determines which preventive drugs are covered in the U.S. The...

2 suspects, including a teen, arrested in a deadly drive-by

Sep. 06, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Two suspects, including a teen, have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting in Fort Worth last week that left a 17-year-old and a 5-year-old dead, police said Tuesday. Anthony Ray Bell-Johnson, 21, and a 16-year-old male juvenile have been...

Tennis tour moves year-end championships from China to Texas

Sep. 06, 2022 13:50 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The women’s professional tennis tour will hold its season-ending 2022 WTA Finals in Fort Worth, Texas, moving the event out of China for the second year in a row. The Florida-based WTA announced on Tuesday that Dickies Arena will be the site for the...