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EXPLAINER: The Texas abortion law's swift impact, and future

Sep. 16, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal judge in October will hear the Biden administration's efforts to block Texas' new law banning most abortions, which is already putting a strain on clinics and patients in the two weeks since it took effect. U.S. District Judge Robert...

Thompson gets the call at QB for Texas against Rice

Sep. 16, 2021 03:02 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Steve Sarkisian era at Texas is only two games old but has already dealt the Longhorns a harsh dose of humility and prompted a quick quarterback change. The Longhorns (1-1) went from No. 15 to unranked following a blowout loss at Arkansas. A big...

Musovski, Arango score to help LAFC beat Austin 2-1

Sep. 15, 2021 23:25 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Danny Musovski scored moments after entering the game, Cristian Arango scored on a penalty kick and Los Angeles FC beat Austin FC 2-1 on Wednesday night. Musovski, who subbed on in the 76th minute, slipped behind the defense, ran onto a through ball...

Tuesday's Scores

Sep. 15, 2021 00:49 AM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Adrian def. Murray County Central, 25-16, 25-17, 25-19 Aitkin def. Duluth Denfeld, 3-2 Albany def. Little Falls, 25-17, 25-21, 24-26, 25-11 Alden-Conger def. Madelia, 25-21, 23-25, 25-14,...

Austin Westlake remains atop 6A Texas prep football rankings

Sep. 13, 2021 19:41 PM EDT

Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and TexasFootball.com’s high school rankings after Week 3, distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A Rank School (Record) Week 3 Prev rnk 1 Austin Westlake (3-0) W: Mansfield Summit,...

Herbert throws for 337 yards, Chargers beat Washington 20-16

Sep. 12, 2021 17:43 PM EDT

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — Brandon Staley and Justin Herbert shared a smile and shook hands outside the locker room before the new Los Angeles Chargers coach congratulated the second-year quarterback on a job well done. "You were outstanding,” Staley told him. ...

Complaints mount against Mobile Home University's tactics

Sep. 12, 2021 10:12 AM EDT

CANON CITY, Colo. (AP) — Growing up in rural Michigan, Dawn Ketcham didn’t think much of mobile home parks and the people who lived there. “I thought they were trailer trash,” she said. Then Ketcham moved into the Central Manufactured Home...

Fafà Picault scores twice, Houston ends 16-game winless run

Sep. 11, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Fafà Picault scored two goals and the Houston Dynamo eased past Austin 3-0 on Saturday night to snap a 16-match winless streak. Houston (4-10-10) ended the longest single-season winless run in MLS history. Real Salt Lake and the Colorado Rapids had...

Saturday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 23:31 PM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Andover def. Heron Lake-Okabena Annandale def. St. Cloud Cathedral Austin def. Mankato Loyola Avail Academy def. Minneapolis South Big Lake def. Maranatha Christian ...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 11, 2021 01:06 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= CLASS 6A= ¶ Abilene 23, Cedar Park Vista Ridge 19 ¶ Alief Taylor 28, Fort Bend Bush 20 ¶ Allen 35, Cedar Hill 16 ¶ Alvin 40, Pasadena Memorial 14 ¶...