• VIDEO: Texas football has Tiger cubs roaming around

    Published: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    A friend of the Texas Football staff, who is fostering two 10-week-old Bengal tiger cubs, brought them by the office Tuesday in Austin. Charlie Strong was photographed with the Tigers in his office. Relaxed . No word on if the Tigers will be available for the Red River Shootout. But...

  • Arrest warrants issued for people who cheered at graduation

    Published: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    Police at Northwest Mississippi Community College, where the high school ceremony was held, said the superintendent asked the crowd not to scream and to hold their applause until the end. Otherwise, they would be asked to leave. However, that wasn’t the end of it.

  • Houston man accused of killing son, 3, over potty training

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    HOUSTON (AP) — Houston police say a father is accused of beating his 3-year-old son to death after the boy had potty training accidents. Harris County jail records show 24-year-old Anthony Trakemon Powell was being held without bond Wednesday on a capital murder charge. His son died Friday at a...

  • Yahoo wins rights to live-stream an NFL game this October

    Published: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    Yahoo has scored the rights to the NFL's experimental live-stream of a football game this October. The Oct. 25 Buffalo Bills-Jacksonville Jaguars game will be unique in that it won't be shown on television in the United States (unless you live in the Bills' or Jaguars' home markets). Instead,...

  • Survey: US business hiring picks up in May to 201,000

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. companies stepped up hiring in May, a private survey found, evidence that employers remain confident in the economy even after it contracted at the start of the year. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that businesses added 201,000 jobs last month, up from just 165,000...

  • Latricia Trammell resigns as Oklahoma City University women's basketball coach

    FROM STAFF REPORTS | Updated: 3 hr ago

    Oklahoma City University announced Wednesday that women's basketball coach Latricia Trammell has resigned to pursue other coaching opportunities. Trammell finishes her three-year coaching run at OCU with an 85-10 record and two NAIA Division I national championships (2014, 2015). The Stars...

  • China escalates effort to recover missing from capsized ship

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    JIANLI, China (AP) — Chinese authorities deployed scores more divers and a large crane as they escalated efforts Wednesday to recover more than 410 people believed to be trapped inside an overturned river cruise ship. The capsizing late Monday of the multi-decked Eastern Star in the Yangtze...

  • There's a Barry Sanders autographed urinal for auction. Get your bids in now!

    Published: Wed, Jun 3, 2015

    Want an autographed urinal from Barry Sanders? Here's your chance. Apparently, there's an ebay.com auction currently ongoing for a urinal from the old Pontiac Silverdome, signed by the former Oklahoma State All-American and NFL Hall of Famer. Sanders played his entire 10-year NFL career for...


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