Texas Longhorns News for March 4, 2014
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House roof collapses after fire

A fire left a house with a collapsed roof and smoke damage on Tuesday.

Daily Dose [$]

In this edition we’ll take a look at five recruits the Longhorns should try and get on campus relatively soon.

Dan Patrick soars into Texas lieutenant governor runoff with...

Dan Patrick soars into Texas lieutenant governor runoff with David Dewhurst

Fading RadioShack may close 1,100 stores

Fading RadioShack may close 1,100 stores

Bruce Springsteen to headline free concerts in downtown Dallas...

Bruce Springsteen to headline free concerts in downtown Dallas

Sherrington: Kinsler's comments a pretty vicious uppercut, even...

Sherrington: Kinsler's comments a pretty vicious uppercut, even by his standards

Stars GM Jim Nill took strange attitude in trade of Stephane...

Stars GM Jim Nill took strange attitude in trade of Stephane Robidas

"If you build it, he will come" [$]

Right now the Longhorns are fighting a battle to break through in the 2015 recruiting cycle. But if Charlie Strong builds it, people will come.

Ragland: Plan to overhaul Dallas ISD getting some folks worked...

Ragland: Plan to overhaul Dallas ISD getting some folks worked up

Putin defends Russia’s intervention in Ukraine

Putin defends Russia’s intervention in Ukraine

Century 21 Judge Fite Co. reaches marketing deal with Cowboys...

Century 21 Judge Fite Co. reaches marketing deal with Cowboys

Injured Super Bowl worker says he was following directions

Injured Super Bowl worker says he was following directions

Longhorns continue winning ways against Valparaiso [$]

Texas won its fifth straight in impressive fashion over Valparaiso.

Primary results stream in as polls close across Texas

Republicans have voted for tried-and-true incumbents and fire-breathing conservatives, while Democrats have learned they still have a lot of building to do if they hope to compete in November.

Stars fall down big, can't recover in loss to Blue Jackets

Stars fall down big, can't recover in loss to Blue Jackets

Daily Round Up: If McConaughey Can win....

Disclaimer: Before you proceed, just remember that none of the links are vetted and you may be reading something written by a 13-year-old, a so-called sports journalist or Clay Travis (is there really any difference between those options?). Read at your own peril. We're Texas If Matthew McConaughey can win an Oscar, then anything can happen. [Dallas Morning News] This is just tacky. [USA Today] Meet Texas most dedicated fan. [The Daily Texan] Big 12 Art Briles is filling up opponent's bullet

Democrats nominate Van de Putte for lt. governor

Texas Democrats have nominated state Sen. Leticia Van de Putte for lieutenant governor, sending the San Antonio pharmacist into the November general election to try to win back a seat held by Republicans since 1999.

Democratic duo dukes it out for Travis County Judge

A contentious race between two Travis County Democrats is coming to a close. Former Travis County Democratic Party Chair Andy Brown and former Travis County Commissioner Sarah Eckhardt are running for Travis County Judge.

Missing Richardson ISD teacher found dead in New Mexico

Missing Richardson ISD teacher found dead in New Mexico

Davis, Abbott set to face off for Texas governor

Davis, Abbott set to face off for Texas governor

Bush wins Texas GOP land commissioner nomination

The 37-year-old son of former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush easily defeated businessman David Watts on Tuesday to secure the Republican nomination for Texas land commissioner.

Texas Democrats nominate Wendy Davis for governor

Democrat Wendy Davis has become the first female gubernatorial nominee in Texas since former Gov. Ann Richards.

Putin talks tough but cools tensions over Ukraine

Putin talks tough but cools tensions over Ukraine

Abbott says GOP will reach out to Hispanic voters

Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott says connecting with Hispanic voters is a major goal for the Texas GOP as the state moves beyond the primary season.

Lance Armstrong wins appeal to halt case

Lance Armstrong wins appeal to halt case

Lance Armstrong wins appeal to halt case

A Texas appeals court has stopped an arbitration panel from reviewing $12 million in bonuses paid to Lance Armstrong by a Dallas-based company that wants its money back.

Texas primary election night results and live coverage

Texas primary election night results and live coverage

Cold weather puts Hill Country peaches in jeopardy

Peach farmers in the Hill Country have had enough of the freezing cold and icy weather. The most recent temperature swings could put their crop at risk, again.

News on the future of I-345: Mayor Rawlings has two big meetings...

News on the future of I-345: Mayor Rawlings has two big meetings coming up

In House District 105, Irving and Grand Prairie wait to see if...

In House District 105, Irving and Grand Prairie wait to see if a statehouse vet survives her primary

Live: Stars face Blue Jackets looking for second win in a row...

Live: Stars face Blue Jackets looking for second win in a row

Austin traffic worse than NYC, study says

Austin’s traffic congestion is worse than traffic in New York City, according to a study by the National Traffic Scoreboard. The report shows Austin is fourth worst in the nation when comparing wait times in traffic, and other factors.

Interim superintendent named for Manor ISD

On Monday, the Manor ISD Board of Trustees announced that Dr. Esthela Allison will be filling in for the spot that Kevin Brackmeyer vacated in January.

Room for a few more wrinkles: Rep. Ralph Hall channels Max Wells...

Room for a few more wrinkles: Rep. Ralph Hall channels Max Wells in new ad

Rudolph Bush: Why the Carona-Huffines race will be the night's...

Rudolph Bush: Why the Carona-Huffines race will be the night's most interesting

1ST AND 10: March 18; Edwin Simmons; Cam Ridley; Mack's chili... [$]

Countdown to March 18 ... Edwin Simmons ... Cam Ridley ... Mack's chili and more ... in Chip's weekly 1ST AND 10.

Alabama offers four-star DE

Keisean Lucier-South had an excellent showing at the RCS Southern California this past weekend. Things got even more exciting for him Tuesday when Alabama offered.

Alston discusses top four

Lavan Alston has a top four but more schools are showing a lot of interest so things could change for the four-star wide receiver.

Parties hopeful extended hours will boost voter turnout in Travis...

Democrats and Republicans in Travis County believe the extension of polling hours until 9 p.m. in Travis County could help turnout.

Hutto hoping to land Tesla plant

Texas is one of four states vying to become home for a Tesla Gigafactory and Hutto may be a contender. Hutto Economic Development is … More »

Six homes evacuated in West Oak Cliff after gas line struck

Six homes evacuated in West Oak Cliff after gas line struck

Cornyn looks safe in US Senate race

What could have been a tight, tea party-fueled primary now looks like a cakewalk for U.S. Sen. John Cornyn after his challenger ran a campaign so disastrous that even top grassroots activists in Texas have disavowed him.

Video: new RRPD chief did it ‘my way’ in former job

ROUND ROCK, Texas (KXAN) – The City Manager who hired Round Rock’s new Police Chief is standing behind the decision after the publication of … More »

Eyes on GOP as Texas holds nation’s 1st primary

Texas is holding the nation’s first primary election Tuesday with a political free-for-all in Republican races that could push the state further right, though Democrats are calling it the next big electoral battleground.

Delays building at northbound Interstate 35E at Walnut Hill Lane...

Delays building at northbound Interstate 35E at Walnut Hill Lane after major accident

Stars trade Stephane Robidas to Anaheim for a conditional draft...

Stars trade Stephane Robidas to Anaheim for a conditional draft pick

Lieutenant governor race a fight for second place

As Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst appears poised on primary election day to rise to the top of the GOP pack seeking the office he has held for 11 years, the real race is the one for second place – the man who could likely force Dewhurst into a May 27 runoff.

Coach Staff Countdown [$]

It’s rare at the University of Texas for the focal points of an offseason not to rest squarely on its players. The stability that comes with having the same head coach for 16 seasons will do that to a program.

2 pilots for NBC, including Ashley Judd 'megachurch' drama, to...

2 pilots for NBC, including Ashley Judd 'megachurch' drama, to shoot in Dallas

State Farm: Texas leads states in hail and wind storm insurance...

State Farm: Texas leads states in hail and wind storm insurance claims

Keke likes what he sees in Austin [$]

Kingsley Keke didn't get a UT offer during his junior day visit, but he's hoping that changes soon.

Okun taking Pac-12 trip

Zach Okun knows all about the outstanding facilities and the trendy uniforms at Oregon. He wants to see those for sure but the four-star offensive guard wants to go more in-depth during his visit to Eugene early this week.

Texas Returns Home For Valparaiso

After a 4-0 week the Horns return home where they'll play 13 of their next 14 games. First up: Valparaiso. I mentioned last week that the Horns were in the midst of a critical week due to the quality of the competition at the Houston College Classic and the impending easing of the schedule that follows. Well, Texas played and won four close games and now hopefully will reap the reward of the next 14 games against Valparaiso, Texas State (2), Hawaii (4), Kansas (3), Dallas Baptist and Columbia

Homeowner arrested after police find drugs, small arsenal inside...

Homeowner arrested after police find drugs, small arsenal inside Oak Cliff house

Putin cools Crimea tensions, says no intent to 'to fight the...

Putin cools Crimea tensions, says no intent to 'to fight the Ukrainian people'

Going behind closed doors: new plan for Fire Dept hiring dispute...

AUSTIN (KXAN) – For a third time in as many city council meetings, a proposed consent decree item to amend rules around hiring candidates … More »

Public meetings on North Oak Cliff PID plan set Thursday as petition...

Public meetings on North Oak Cliff PID plan set Thursday as petition drive pushes forward

Energy demand breaks 12-year-old March record

Strain on the electric grid continues to let up as the mercury in the thermometer slowly rises, all on a day when energy consumption in March broke a record set more than 10 years ago.

McKinney teacher accused of having improper relationship with...

McKinney teacher accused of having improper relationship with student

Cowlishaw: What does Kinsler's shot at Beltre and Andrus say?...

Cowlishaw: What does Kinsler's shot at Beltre and Andrus say?

Former Dallas city manager finalist Deanna Santana out as Oakland...

Former Dallas city manager finalist Deanna Santana out as Oakland city administrator

Prospect Q&A: 2015 WR James Proche [$]

Three-star wide receiver James Proche (Dallas/Prime Prep) fashions himself as one of the top slot receivers in the state, and with good reason.

ClubCorp buys Prestonwood Country Club courses in Dallas, Plano...

ClubCorp buys Prestonwood Country Club courses in Dallas, Plano

20 best artists playing at SXSW for free (mostly)

These are in no particular order.

‘NSA Leaker’ Edward Snowden joins SXSW panel

Edward Snowden will appear remotely during a South By Southwest Interactive event. Snowden lives in Russia where he was granted asylum while he faces espionage charges in the United States for releasing documents exposing the NSA’s spying programs.

Kinsler on his comments about Rangers: Story written for drama;...

Kinsler on his comments about Rangers: Story written for drama; '0-162' a joke

Daily Dose [$]

Welcome to the Daily Dose, a daily collection of random musings surrounding Longhorns athletics and recruiting.

Ian Kinsler: I hope Rangers go 0-162; Jon Daniels is a 'sleazebal...

Ian Kinsler: I hope Rangers go 0-162; Jon Daniels is a 'sleazeball'

Junior day visit helps UT with Daniels [$]

Rivals100 DT Darrion Daniels was the highest-rated recruit at Texas' junior day on Saturday, and the good news for the Longhorns is that they made a strong impression.

Developer pitches new plans for old Texas Stadium site

Developer pitches new plans for old Texas Stadium site

For powerline company Oncor, the suitors are plentiful

For powerline company Oncor, the suitors are plentiful

RadioShack to close up to 1,100 US stores

RadioShack Corp. plans to close up to 1,100 of its underperforming stores in the U.S. and reported a wider loss for its fourth quarter as traffic slowed during the critical holiday season.

About 1,700 without power in Pflugerville

About 1,700 people customers are without power in Pflugerville during a very cold morning, temperatures hovering around freezing.

Icy conditions cause closures, accidents

Authorities reported ice on several roadways in and around the Austin metro area Monday morning as temperatures dropped below freezing.

Robber shoots man in leg outside Dallas taqueria

Robber shoots man in leg outside Dallas taqueria

Photos: March flurries and sleet

Another round of freezing temperatures and ice has prompted a Winter Storm Warning for several Central Texas counties and a Winter Weather Advisory for many others.

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