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Infowars host Alex Jones files for personal bankruptcy

Dec. 02, 2022 13:52 PM EST

Infowars host Alex Jones filed for personal bankruptcy protection Friday in Texas, citing debts that include nearly $1.5 billion he has been ordered to pay to families who sued him over his conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook school massacre. Jones filed for Chapter 11...

Florida Atlantic hires Tom Herman as football coach

Dec. 02, 2022 11:47 AM EST

BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — Former Texas and Houston head coach Tom Herman will take over at Florida Atlantic as it heads into its first season in the American Athletic Conference. The hire comes just days after FAU fired Willie Taggart, who went 15-18 in his three seasons with the...

Josh McCown hopeful to get a coaching opportunity

Dec. 02, 2022 06:04 AM EST

Josh McCown played quarterback for 12 teams across nearly two decades in the NFL, and learned a different offense almost every season. He looks forward to sharing his knowledge and experience as a coach. “I love being part of teams and being part of a group,”...

No. 23 Gonzaga women beat SFA in homecoming for Truong twins

Dec. 01, 2022 20:42 PM EST

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) — Kaylynne Truong had 21 points and seven assists, Yvonne Ejim added 19 points and nine rebounds and No. 23 Gonzaga beat Stephen F. Austin 71-59 on Thursday night in a homecoming for the Truong twins. Kayleigh Truong and Kaylynne both graduated from Jersey...

Browns QB Watson returns from suspension to face former team

Dec. 01, 2022 18:11 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — When Deshaun Watson returns to the field Sunday, it will be in the same stadium where he played his last game 700 days ago. The disgraced quarterback will make his debut for the Cleveland Browns (4-7) against his former team, the Houston Texans (1-9-1), in his return...

Browns QB Watson only talks football after NFL suspension

Dec. 01, 2022 17:10 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Deshaun Watson didn't address the accusations or reasons behind his time away from the Browns. No discussion. No reflection. On the verge of his first regular-season game in nearly two years, Watson stayed clear of more controversy. Cleveland's new...

Task force unveils improvements in wake of Astroworld show

Nov. 30, 2022 19:48 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — After last year’s deadly Astroworld music festival in Houston, questions were raised about whether there was sufficient coordination and communication among officials, public safety agencies and promoters in planning the event and implementing an emergency response when it turned...

Deshaun Watson practicing, not talking ahead of Browns debut

Nov. 30, 2022 17:39 PM EST

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — As Deshaun Watson walked toward his locker, staying behind the sizable media contingent awaiting his first interview in three months, Browns linebacker Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah spotted his teammate. “There he goes right now if you want to flip the camera on...

Man seen at Takeoff's fatal shooting facing weapons charge

Nov. 30, 2022 15:46 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — A man who has been accused of illegally having a gun at the time that rapper Takeoff was fatally shot last month following a private party at a downtown Houston bowling alley has been charged in connection with the case, authorities said Wednesday. But during a court...

Sasser hits 7 3's, No. 1 Houston beats Norfolk State 100-52

Nov. 29, 2022 23:20 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Marcus Sasser scored 25 points, Tramon Mark added 16 points and No. 1 Houston routed Norfolk State 100-52 in the Cougars’ first game as the top-ranked team in nearly 40 years Tuesday night. Houston, which was playing as the No. 1 team for the first time since March...