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Duncanville boys, girls atop Texas prep basketball rankings

Nov. 23, 2020 4:58 PM EST

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas High School Basketball Coaches Association rankings for week of Nov. 23: BOYS PUBLIC Class 6A 1. Duncanville, 3-0; 2. Richardson, 0-0; 3. Waxahachie, 1-1; 4. Alvin Shadow Creek, 2-0; 5. Fort Bend Elkins, 2-0; 6. Humble Summer Creek, 0-2; 7. Houston Bellaire, 1-0; 8. Odessa...

Duncanville boys, girls lead Texas prep basketball rankings

Oct. 21, 2020 4:37 PM EDT

SUGAR LAND, Texas (AP) — Texas High School Basketball Coaches Association preseason basketball rankings: BOYS PUBLIC CLASS 6A 1. Duncanville; 2. Richardson; 3. Humble Summer Creek; 4. SA Wagner; 5. Waxahachie; 6. Wylie ; 7. Houston Bellaire; 8. Odessa Permian; 9. Humble Atascocita; 10. Killeen Ellison;...

FILE - In this July 30, 2020, file photo, supporters of the family of slain Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen march to the White House along the National Mall as Capitol Hill is seen in the distance after a news conference in Washington. The death of Guillen, who was slain by a fellow soldier at the Texas Army base where they both worked, has been classified as

Army: Slain Texas soldier's family entitled to compensation

Oct. 21, 2020 4:21 PM EDT

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) — The family of a Texas soldier whose on-base killing sparked calls in Congress for changes in the way the military handles sexual abuse and harassment is entitled to benefits, including compensation, because her death happened “in the line of duty,” U.S. Army officials...

FILE - In this July 30, 2020 file photo, supporters of the family of slain Army Spc. Vanessa Guillen march to the White House along the National Mall as Capitol Hill is seen in the distance after a news conference, in Washington. Current and former soldiers at Fort Hood,  have taken to social media to report accounts of sexual assault and harassment following the disappearance and slaying this year of Guillen, whose family members say was harassed by the officer who eventually killed her. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File)

'The military's #MeToo moment:' Fort Hood victims speak out

Oct. 7, 2020 9:11 PM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Maria Valentine says she was just months into her training at Fort Hood, a U.S. Army base in Texas, in 2006 when a sergeant with a history of alleged harassment toward other soldiers wrote her up after she complained that she didn't want him touching her during body mass measurements....