Can Rangers afford to extend Darvish and Lucroy?

Fretting over the luxury tax threshold, Texas Rangers ownership faces the prospect of extending the contracts of both Yu Darvish and Jonathan Lucroy. Can they afford to? Or better yet, can they afford not to?

Texas’ ‘bathroom bill’ is just Dan Patrick’s newest show

The former mouthy Houston TV anchor, an expert at stunts and self-promotion, is now one of Texas’ two most powerful political leaders. Experts say his populist message will click with Republican primary voters, regardless whether the Texas Legislature passes a bill regulating transgender bathroom use.

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Large hail damages cars in southern Denton county Sunday night

Broken windshields and large dents were seen on many cars left overnight at a Bartonville grocery store. Hail damage was reported from Wise county eastward to Collin county.
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Large hail damages cars in southern Denton county Sunday night 0:32

Large hail damages cars in southern Denton county Sunday night

Cedar Hill hosts All America football camp 2:25

Cedar Hill hosts All America football camp

Denton County braces as spring storm passes 0:56

Denton County braces as spring storm passes

Rangers' Cole Hamels talks Sunday start, Opening Day 2:30

Rangers' Cole Hamels talks Sunday start, Opening Day