Texas

The NFL ratings slump is getting worse

The TV audience for NFL games steepened its slide in week 11, losing a million viewers versus last year’s season-to-date average.<p>The 6.3-percent …

News Industry

Mother's fatal fall from East Dallas parking garage puzzles police, relatives

Thanksgiving was a time of dual celebrations for Richard Gruwell and Angela Norris. Their daughter Taylor was born on the holiday 27 years …

Crime

George Strait's Texas mansion has 14 fireplaces, 12 acres and a killer pool. Now it can be yours.

The "King of Country" George Strait has listed his nearly 8,000-square-foot hacienda in San Antonio for an undisclosed price.<p>The custom adobe estate …

Dallas

5 reasons the L.A. Chargers* will beat the Dallas Cowboys

<i>Five reasons the Los Angeles Chargers* (4-6) will beat the Dallas Cowboys (5-5) on Thanksgiving Day (1:30 p.m. kickoff, Pacific)</i>.<p><b>Zeke didn’t behave</b> …

Dallas

'He's Going to Get 80 on Us': How KD Almost Toppled the Jayhawks' Big 12 Dynasty

For the past 13 years—after every practice and every game—the Kansas Jayhawks have broken their huddle with the same battle cry: "<i>Big 12 Champs!</i>"<p>It's among the subtle methods head coach Bill Self uses to keep his players engaged during the conference season and help them focus on winning a league …

College Basketball

Jerry Jones addresses Roger Goodell's contract, Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> When it comes to renewing NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's contract, Dallas Cowboys' owner Jerry Jones is reiterating his stance on wanting himself -- and all of the league's owners -- involved.<p>"I probably have a much better relationship with the commissioner of the Salvation Army than I do …

U.S. Politics

NFL Week 12 Picks: 5 Expert Predictions For Covers And Against-The-Spread Wins

NFL week 12 gets off to a holiday-charged start with three Thanksgiving games that will go a long way in setting the tone for the kind of week that is the equivalent of a Saturday “moving day” in a golf major. Four teams try to make statements that they are still worthy of the playoff discussion, …

Dak Prescott

Trendy Thai Ice Cream Shop Rolls Into Montrose With Dessert Tacos

Dallas-based chain Chills 360 is expanding to Houston<p>Next year, Dallas-based ice cream shop Chills 360 will bring its uber-trendy Thai-style ice cream rolls to Montrose.<p>The sweet shop is expected to open in a new development at 903 Westheimer, reports CultureMap. There, it will be joined by fellow …

Houston

Jerry Jones retreats while preparing to declare victory

So what does it mean for Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to declare that he won’t sue over the Roger Goodell contract extension but nevertheless won’t be …

NFL

Texas Rangers: Future Rangers? Breaking down Shohei Ohtani, free agents, pitchers, Texas' roster and more | SportsDay

Future Rangers? Breaking down Shohei Ohtani, free agents, pitchers, Texas' roster and more<p>This Story is About...<p>Here's everything you need to know …

Sports

Here are the top 9 things to do in Houston this weekend

While your Thanksgiving Day is likely booked, there’s still Friday through Sunday to think about. From a brew fest to a shopping extravaganza to a …

Houston

John Stephen Jones, Jerry Jones' grandson, is lighting up the Texas state playoffs

John Stephen Jones is one of the most famous quarterbacks in the state of Texas, even if it’s not for his accomplishments on the field. Jones is the …

Sports

Cowboys injury update: Tyron Smith, Anthony Hitchens, Dan Bailey expected to play

The Dallas Cowboys are finally getting some good news. The injury report for the game on Thanksgiving Day against the Los Angeles Chargers is …

Dallas

Where to Eat and Drink in the Domain

Love it or hate it, construction of <b>The Domain</b> gave North Austin a complete cultural center. Trendy and high-end shops flocked to the development, and quality dining options soon followed. For fuel during the marathon of Black Friday shopping this weekend, here are some recommended restaurants.<p>For …

Restaurants

Dallas officer loaded up on groceries at Wal-Mart, then walked out, police say

2:53<p>Where do you put the headstone of 'the most famous assassin in the history of civilization'?<p>1:03<p>This fentanyl dealer was sentenced to pay funeral …

Dallas

Texas-Shaped Waffles Will Be Served at the Dallas Cowboys’ Thanksgiving Game

They’ll be made out of stuffing, of course<p>As fans crowd into AT&T Stadium on Thanksgiving Day to watch the Dallas Cowboys take on the Los Angeles Chargers, the arena’s culinary staff will be serving up a ridiculously over-the-top, Texas-shaped Thanksgiving dinner.<p>In addition to the pricey nachos …

Thanksgiving

Jason Witten calls offensive meeting to discuss lack of points

Cowboys veteran Jason Witten called an offensive meeting this week to try to figure out how to get back on track. The Cowboys have scored only one …

NFL

El Arroyo's Quippy Sign Book, and More A.M. Intel

The latest restaurant tidbits in Austin served right now<p>— Tex-Mex restaurant El Arroyo is known for its witty signs, commenting on everything from the World Series, SXSW, politics, and more. It decided to gather the best of its signs into a book collection. <i>El Arroyo's</i> <i>Big Book of Signs: Volume One</i> …

Texans Should Think About Texas’ Economic Future

With greater investment in human and physical infrastructure, the entire Texas economy will flourish.

Economics

Group pulls guns on woman in Killeen, dogs scare them off

CENTRAL TEXAS -- A Killeen woman has shared disturbing video of an attempted burglary in an effort to warn other residents to be on alert and to keep …

After being flooded out by Harvey, Alley Theatre returns downtown for A Christmas Carol

The Alley Theatre is returning to its downtown home for the first time since Hurricane Harvey, and just in time for a Houston holiday tradition.<p>Doors …

Houston

Ennis Rep. Joe Barton apologizing for sexually explicit photo

<i>This story is developing.</i><p>WASHINGTON -- Ennis Rep. Joe Barton is apologizing Wednesday for a sexually explicit photo now circulating online.<p>In a …

explicit

Dallas Cowboys: Why Cowboys WR Cole Beasley sat on the bench in a trance long after Eagles game ended  | SportsDay

Expert predictions for Cowboys-Chargers: Will Dallas continue to head in the wrong direction?<p><b>Is Dez Bryant still a No. 1 receiver?</b><p><b>Scales:</b> Is he still …

Sports

Cowboys’ Dez Braynt is no longer an elite wide receiver, Nick Wright reveals why

After watching the Dallas Cowboys lose to the Philadelphia Eagles, Nick Wright discusses with Cris Carter and Jenna Wolfe Dez Bryant's lack of …

NBA

Escape to these 9 cool Austin bars open on Thanksgiving night

Somewhere between when the tryptophan wears off and your theatrical cousin breaks into an off-key rendition of “God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman,” you …

Karaoke

Dallas Cowboys coaching staff to blame for recent debacles?

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 18: Head coach Jason Garrett of the Dallas Cowboys questions a call by the officials during the fourth quarter against the …

NFL

NFL Draft 2018: Top 32 draft prospects entering Week 13

The college football regular season is coming to a close for many programs. Here’s how the top 32 NFL Draft prospects stack up going into the final …

College Football

Man Turns In Thousands Of Dollars Found In Road In Fort Worth

<b>FORT WORTH (CBS11)</b> – Talk about something to be thankful for on Thanksgiving eve!<p>A man in Fort Worth found a bag of money and checks lying in the …

Dallas

North Texas wins 86-74 on Roosevelt's career night

Roosevelt Smart scored a career-high 26 points with six 3-pointers and North Texas never trailed in defeating Division II Rogers State 86-74 on …

College Basketball

Dan Bailey appears ready if Cowboys need him Thursday

FRISCO, Texas – If the Dallas Cowboys want him to kick Thursday against the Los Angeles Chargers, Dan Bailey feels ready.<p>Bailey has missed the last …

Jason Garrett