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Vikings release CB Jeff Gladney after assault indictment

Aug. 03, 2021 17:37 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney was indicted Tuesday by a Texas grand jury for felony assault of a woman he was previously in a relationship with, and the team released him about five hours later. “We take these matters very seriously and...

Garden to open for El Paso Walmart shooting 2nd anniversary

Aug. 03, 2021 16:33 PM EDT

EL PASO, Texas (AP) — Officials in the border city of El Paso will unveil a garden Tuesday that is meant to bring healing two years after a gunman targeting Latinos opened fire at a Walmart, killing 23 people in an attack that stunned the U.S. and Mexico. Much like the...

AP source: Mavs keeping Hardaway on $72 million, 4-year deal

Aug. 02, 2021 19:23 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks are bringing back shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. on a $72 million, four-year contract, a person with knowledge of the deal said Monday. The agreement came just as NBA free agency opened. The person spoke to The Associated Press on...

Air travel hits another pandemic high, flight delays grow

Aug. 02, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Air travel in the U.S. is hitting new pandemic-era highs, and airlines are scrambling to keep up with the summer-vacation crowds. Despite rising numbers of coronavirus infections fueled by the delta variant, the U.S. set another recent high mark for air...

Top QB recruit to skip senior year of HS and join Ohio State

Aug. 02, 2021 14:54 PM EDT

Quinn Ewers, considered the top quarterback prospect in the class of 2022, said he is skipping his senior year of high school in Texas and plans to enroll at Ohio State for the upcoming semester. In a Twitter post, Ewers explained he would soon be completing the course...

Editorial Roundup: Texas

Aug. 02, 2021 10:07 AM EDT

Austin American-Statesman. Aug. 1, 2021. Editorial: Masks and migrants aren’t the enemy. COVID-19 is You can’t win a war when you’re fighting the wrong enemy. But that is what Gov. Greg Abbott is doing as COVID-19 sends an alarming number of...

Mad to glad: Cowboys' 'original 88' Pearson savors hall nod

Aug. 02, 2021 02:53 AM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — Drew Pearson celebrated his entry into the Pro Football Hall of Fame with all three first-ballot members of the class of 2021: Peyton Manning, Calvin Johnson and Charles Woodson. The “original 88” of the Dallas Cowboys figured it didn't much matter...

Mavs keep frontcourt depth by picking up Cauley-Stein option

Aug. 01, 2021 19:41 PM EDT

DALLAS (AP) — The Dallas Mavericks picked up the $4.1 million team option on center Willie Cauley-Stein's contract, opting to keep a player who provides depth in a frontcourt headlined by Kristaps Porzingis. Cauley-Stein came to Dallas in a deal with Golden State before...

Stars keep some depth at forward by re-signing Kiviranta

Jul. 31, 2021 19:33 PM EDT

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Stars re-signed forward Joel Kiviranta on Saturday, giving a $2.1 million, two-year contract to one of their playoff standouts from a run to the 2020 Stanley Cup Final. Kiviranta will bring depth up front for Dallas after scoring a...

Dallas Jesuit’s Lawlar tops TSWA Class 6A team

Jul. 31, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

BRYAN, Texas (AP) — Dallas Jesuit shortstop Jordan Lawlar was the player of the year on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 6A all-state baseball team. Lawlar batted .412 with six home runs and 37 runs batted in. He stole 32 bases in 32 attempts. Lawlar, who...