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Tesla officially moves headquarters from California to Texas

Dec. 01, 2021 18:11 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tesla says it has officially moved its corporate headquarters from Silicon Valley to a large factory under construction outside of Austin, Texas. The company made the announcement late Wednesday in a filing with U.S. securities regulators. CEO Elon...

TABC high school boys and girls basketball rankings

Nov. 30, 2021 14:19 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches high school rankings for the week of Nov. 30: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Duncanville, 6-0; 2. Richardson, 7-0; 3. McKinney, 9-1; 4. Friendswood Clear Brook, 8-1; 5....

Texas high school football playoff pairings

Nov. 28, 2021 00:00 AM EST

Texas high school football playoff pairings, provided by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football magazine and texasfootball.com and distributed by The Associated Press. CLASS 6A DIVISION I State Quarterfinals Allen (11-2) vs Southlake...

Johnson, Dicker lead Texas past Kansas State 22-17

Nov. 26, 2021 17:31 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Roschon Johnson came to Texas as a quarterback, converted quickly to running back, and under difficult circumstances he worked at both positions on Friday. Johnson, a junior, ran for a career-best 179 yards, Cameron Dicker...

Texas hosts K-State, playing for pride in Sark's 1st season

Nov. 25, 2021 03:26 AM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — One team is left playing for pride to finish out an otherwise miserable season. The other would like to be the one to put a bow on all that misery. Texas (4-7, 2-6 Big 12) and Kansas State ( 7-4, 4-4) meet Friday with the Longhorns in a six-game...

Allen, Jones lead No. 8 Texas past California Baptist

Nov. 24, 2021 23:53 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Andrew Jones is a sixth-year senior, but that doesn't mean he is inflexible. Jones recently went to Texas coach Chris Beard and volunteered to relinquish his starting position in the Longhorn backcourt. He has flourished in two...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 23, 2021 23:37 PM EST

PREP HOCKEY= Albert Lea 3, Austin 2 Alexandria 2, Moorhead 1 Andover 7, Forest Lake 0 Apple Valley 5, Prior Lake 1 Armstrong/Cooper Coop 5, Minneapolis 0 Bloomington...

Samsung says it will build $17B chip factory in Texas

Nov. 23, 2021 22:49 PM EST

Samsung said it plans to build a $17 billion semiconductor factory outside of Austin, Texas, amid a global shortage of chips used in phones, cars and other electronic devices. “This is the largest foreign direct investment in the state of Texas, ever,” Texas Gov. Greg...

Duncanville boys, DeSoto girls top Texas 6A hoops rankings

Nov. 23, 2021 19:33 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas Association of Basketball Coaches rankings for the week of Nov. 23: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Duncanville, 3-0; 2. Richardson, 6-0; 3. McKinney, 7-0; 4. League City Clear Brook, 6-1; 5. Humble...

Charlotte to play 1st MLS game on Feb 26 against DC United

Nov. 22, 2021 11:26 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Charlotte will plays its first Major League Soccer match on Feb. 26 at D.C. United and will host the LA Galaxy in its home opener on March 5. Nashville's new 30,000-seat stadium will open May 1 with a game against Philadelphia, the league said Monday. ...