• Texas Rangers starting pitcher Cole Hamels delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Houston Astros, Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Houston. (AP Photo/Eric Christian Smith)

    Hamels strikes out 11, Rangers down Keuchel, Astros 9-2

    HOUSTON (AP) — Cole Hamels fanned a season-high 11 in eight sparkling innings and the Texas Rangers jumped on Dallas Keuchel early, cruising to an easy 9-2 win over the Houston Astros to complete a three-game sweep Sunday.

  • This photo posted to Twitter on May 8, 2016 by the Arlington Police Department shows a BB gun and fake ammunition that were taken from a drug suspect police say. Police in Texas say more crimes are being committed with imitation weapons like BB guns, likely because they're cheap, easy to obtain and criminals may mistakenly believe that if they're caught, they'll avoid the severe punishment that can come with a serious weapons charge. (Arlington Police Department via AP)

    Texas police say criminals often using imitation weapons

    DALLAS (AP) — Police in Texas say more crimes are being committed with imitation weapons like BB guns, likely because they’re cheap, easy to obtain and criminals may believe — mistakenly — that if they’re caught, they’ll avoid the severe punishment that can come with illegally possessing a real one.

  • Dallas Wings guard Odyssey Sims (0) drives against San Antonio Stars guard Moriah Jefferson during the first half of a WNBA basketball game in Arlington, Texas, Saturday, May 21, 2016. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

    Sims leads, Diggins returns as Wings win inaugural home game

    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Odyssey Sims scored 23 points in front of a hometown crowd, Skylar Diggins made her season debut coming off knee surgery and the Dallas Wings won their inaugural home game, beating the San Antonio Stars 82-77 on Saturday night.

  • Dallas Cowboys sign injured linebacker Jaylon Smith

    IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys signed injured linebacker Jaylon Smith, their second-round draft pick, and former Baylor basketball player Rico Gathers on Friday.