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Texas opposes gambling, but keeps its hands off bingo

In a state where conservative lawmakers firmly resist casinos and any other expansion of gambling, bingo has endured for more than 35 years, pumping more than $1 billion into charities.

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Elvis Andrus hopes Rangers keep Yu Darvish

The Texas Rangers have a chance to make the playoffs but need Yu Darvish to not be traded, said shortstop Elvis Andrus (video by Jeff Wilson).
jwilson@star-telegram.com
Elvis Andrus hopes Rangers keep Yu Darvish 1:26

Elvis Andrus hopes Rangers keep Yu Darvish

Cole Hamels (again) confident Rangers are a playoff team 1:38

Cole Hamels (again) confident Rangers are a playoff team

Joey Gallo seeing results of late for Rangers 1:15

Joey Gallo seeing results of late for Rangers

Banister says offense carried the day in Rangers' win 2:40

Banister says offense carried the day in Rangers' win