Posts Tagged Texas

Mariners squander chances in 3-2 loss in 10 to Astros

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher James Paxton (65) checks out the ball after giving up a hit in the sixth inning against the Houston Astros in a baseball game Thursday April 30, 2015 in Houston. (AP Photo/Bob Levey)

HOUSTON (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have only themselves to blame for their latest loss.

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Patriots choose Texas defensive tackle Brown in first round

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — The New England Patriots keep using the draft to build a formidable young defensive line.

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Texans choose Wake Forest CB Kevin Johnson 16th overall

Wake Forest defensive back Kevin Johnson poses for photos his mother Judy Johnson, upon arriving for the first round of the 2015 NFL Football Draft at the Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University, Thursday, April 30, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

HOUSTON (AP) — Houston general manager Rick Smith didn’t shy away from Kevin Johnson in Thursday’s NFL draft because of he had academic problems early in his college career.

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‘American Sniper’ widow Taya Kyle’s new book addresses grief

In this  Feb. 11, 2015 file photo, Taya Kyle, wife of former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, stands wearing military dog tags and a cross around her neck to wait for the jurors to enter the courtroom before continuing her testimony in former Marine Cpl. Eddie Ray Routh's capital murder trial in Stephenville, Texas. In her new book, “American Wife,” which will be published next week by William Morrow, Taya Kyle talks about her life with the famed Navy SEAL sniper and coping after his death. She says that her stance on the death penalty was among things she struggled with after he was killed. (Tom Fox/The Dallas Morning News via AP, Pool, File )

DALLAS (AP) — The widow of famed “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle says in her upcoming book that she struggled with the idea of whether her husband’s killer should be executed.

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Lydia Ko donating earnings to Napal relief effort

Lydia Ko of New Zealand laughs standing by her trophy after winning the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic golf tournament Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Daly City, Calif. Ko won the tournament for the second straight year, beating Morgan Pressel on the second hole of a playoff. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

IRVING, Texas (AP) — Lydia Ko is donating her earnings this week in the LPGA Tour’s North Texas Shootout to the earthquake relief effort in Nepal.

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