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Editorial Roundup: Texas

Nov. 29, 2021 10:02 AM EST

Houston Chronicle. Nov. 28, 2021. Editorial: Resign, Craddick and Christian. Regulators misled about winter storm and failed to prevent another Nine months ago, Wayne Christian was standing in his dark house, wearing three layers of coats to keep...

AP Top 25 Reality Check: Unanimous No 1 UGA chasing record

Nov. 29, 2021 02:34 AM EST

Georgia is putting together an historic run at No. 1. The Bulldogs remained a unanimous top-ranked team for the eighth straight week in T he Associated Press college football poll presented by Regions Bank. The longest streak of weeks as unanimous...

Justices' views on abortion in their own words and votes

Nov. 29, 2021 00:09 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday over whether Mississippi can ban abortions after 15 weeks, the justices will be focused on an issue that has dominated the term. Not only is there Mississippi’s call to overrule Roe v. Wade, but justices are already...

AP source: Rangers agree with Semien (7 yrs), Gray, Calhoun

Nov. 28, 2021 23:11 PM EST

The Texas Rangers have reached an agreement on a seven-year contract with Gold Glove second baseman and potential shortstop Marcus Semien, according to a person familiar with the deal, and the team has also come to terms with right-handed starter Jon Gray and outfielder Kole Calhoun. ...

USC hires coach Lincoln Riley away from Oklahoma

Nov. 28, 2021 22:27 PM EST

Southern California desperately wanted a marquee head coach after more than a decade of underachievement and embarrassment. The Trojans landed one of the biggest, brightest names in the game. USC hired Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley on Sunday in a stunning...

Matthew McConaughey won't run for Texas governor in 2022

Nov. 28, 2021 21:42 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Actor Matthew McConaughey isn't running for Texas governor after months of publicly flirting with the idea of becoming the latest celebrity candidate. The Academy Award winner said in a video posted Sunday night that political leadership was not a...

Texans' offense stalls after halftime in 21-14 loss to Jets

Nov. 28, 2021 18:47 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Coming off an upset of Tennessee, the Houston Texans jumped out to a 14-3 lead over the New York Jets on Sunday and looked as though they were on the way to winning consecutive games for the first time this season. Instead, their offense stalled in the...

Wilson returns, Jets end skid with 21-14 win over Texans

Nov. 28, 2021 18:16 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Zach Wilson wasn't satisfied with his game against the Houston Texans in his return from injury Sunday. The rookie is, however, glad he'll get to work on getting better this week with another win under his belt after his team picked him up to lead the...

Titans lose 36-13 to Patriots, fumble away AFC's No. 1 seed

Nov. 28, 2021 17:38 PM EST

Two kicks that clanged off the same upright. A missed tackle that turned a short pass into a 41-yard touchdown. Three fumbles in New England territory, and an interception in the end zone. A lot of things went wrong for the Tennessee Titans in their 36-13 loss to the...

AP source: TCU set to introduce SMU's Dykes as new coach

Nov. 28, 2021 17:13 PM EST

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Sonny Dykes is set to be introduced as TCU’s new coach on Tuesday after four seasons at SMU, according to a person familiar with the decision. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Sunday because there were no...