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Lance Armstrong Sells His Austin Dream Home

The disgraced cyclist sold his Spanish-style mansion in Austin, but still plans to still call the capital home.

Texas Town Makes Gun Ownership The Law, Sort Of

Gun Barrel City passed a non-binding resolution to encourage all its citizens to arm themselves, partly in an attempt to lure the gun industry.

E.T. Fills His Tank In Eagle Ford

More talk about UFO sightings near the oil play in South Texas.

Survey Says Texas Has Three of America's Dirtiest Cities

Three Texas metropolitan areas landed on Travel + Leisure’s list of America’s dirtiest cities.

Cheerleaders Must Stop Displaying Religious Posters at Football Games

Bible verses on banners spark controversy in a small East Texas town.

A&M-Kingsville Athletic Director Steps Down Over Up-Skirting Scandal

Brian DeAngelis stepped down from his post as Texas A&M-Kingsville’s athletic director after he was accused of taking photos up a teen’s skirt at Walmart.

Texas Trees Hit Hard By Drought In 2011

More than 300 million trees died in Texas in 2011 due to extreme drought conditions

DREAM Act Could Mean Billions For Texas

If Congress passes the DREAM Act, the total economic impact for Texas could top $66 billion by 2030.

Lubbock Museum Kills, Stuffs Mules For Exhibit

A small controversy has erupted over the American Museum of Agriculture’s decision to euthanize and stuff real mules for an exhibit.

Texas Executes Tenth Man of 2012

Jonathan Green was put to death Wednesday for the 2000 murder of a 12-year-old girl, but his lawyers maintained until the end that their client was mentally ill and thus unsuitable for execution.

Confirmed: Texans Drink A Lot Of Beer

Texas buys more beer than every state except for California, though we’re only #8 per capita.

Yard Sign Vandalism Rampant As Election Looms

With less than two weeks until the general election, signs in Lubbock and Beaumont have been defaced and stolen. 

New Astros Logo a Blast From the Past?

Rumors have been swirling about the new Astros logo, set to be officially revealed tomorrow. Here’s a look at the team’s style through the years

Texan Tweens Turning Heads In Adult Endurance Athletics

Meet the two preteen sisters from Alvin who compete against, and beat, adult runners.

Texas Executes Thirteenth Man of 2012

Mario Swain, convicted of the murder of a Longview woman, had a history of stalking and assault.