Cowboys add CB in trade with Patriots – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — Fresh off the news that Orlando Scandrick will be suspended for the first four games, the Dallas Cowboys acquired cornerback Justin Green from the New England…

Scandrick apologizes to team, fans – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick apologized Tuesday and expressed remorse after being suspended for the first four games of the coming season for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing drug policy.…

Dallas Fire-Rescue says three-alarm fire is out at Dallas Chop House downtown – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas firefighters spent some of their Tuesday afternoon battling a three-alarm fire in downtown, at the Dallas Chop House in the Comerica Bank Tower on Main Street.…

Stephen Curry Says He’s A Better Offensive Player Than LeBron James – Dime Magazine

Stephen Curry Says He’s A Better Offensive Player Than LeBron JamesDime MagazineDuring a radio interview with Dan Patrick, Dubs PG Stephen Curry was asked to field an NFL team of…

Rolando McClain prepared for former team – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)McClain gets to see his former team Tuesday when the Raiders come to Oxnard, California, for two days of practices with the Dallas Cowboys. “I still know a few…

Stranded sailors describe ‘perfect storm,’ rescue – Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Honolulu Star-AdvertiserThree grateful sailors, whose sailboat was ravaged by a “perfect storm” of high winds and seas from Hurricane Julio, arrived safely in Honolulu before dawn Tuesday morning, rescued by…

Camp Confidential: Dallas Cowboys – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — Every move Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has made in training camp has been watched. That’s nothing new. What’s new is how those moves are interpreted.…

Las Vegas see gaming surge – KLAS-TV

Las Vegas see gaming surgeKLAS-TVLAS VEGAS – New gaming numbers show gamblers are willing to bet big on the Strip. According to the UNLV Center for Gaming Research, Las Vegas…

Dallas “Active Shooter” Suspect May Have Set Ambush For Authorities – CBS Local

CBS LocalIt’s believed that first responders from the Dallas Police Department and Dallas Fire Rescue were lured to a North Dallas residence. The suspect in the investigation allegedly greeted DFR…

Scandrick suspended for PEDs – ESPN

ESPNThe NFL has suspended Dallas Cowboys cornerback Orlando Scandrick for the first four games of the season, owner and general manager Jerry Jones said Monday. Scandrick was found to be…

Jerry Jones: Dallas Cowboys CB Orlando Scandrick suspended first 4 games for … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Defender J.J. Wilcox (27) fails to come up with an interception on a pass intended for receiver Dez Bryant (88) who was defended by cornerback Orlando Scandrick…

Man Killed by Off-Duty Officer in Dallas – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthRelatives of an unarmed man killed by a Dallas police officer Sunday are demanding answers about his death. Andrew Scott Gaynier, 26, was pronounced dead at Methodist…

Should the Boston Bruins Pursue Pending Free Agent Kevin Hayes? – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThe Boston Bruins are short on depth among natural right wingers. By this coming weekend, they could have a potential locally born-and-bred option in Boston College graduate Kevin Hayes.…

Ukraine Is Winning the War – Politico

PoliticoThe fog of war, the ADHD of cable news and the smears of Russian propaganda have combined to obscure some important good news in this dismal summer. In the historic…

Dallas police have taken suspected shooter in Far North Dallas into custody – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Dallas police officers, including SWAT, are at Frankford Road and N. 40th Place in Far North Dallas, where police spokesperson Melinda Gutierrez says a man armed an…

Dallas police investigating shots fired in Far North Dallas neighborhood – FOX 4 News

FOX 4 NewsThe armed man who fired several rounds is outside a home in a gated community in the 5500 block of N. 40th Place near Frankford Road in Far…

Ken Boatright looking for a chance – ESPN (blog)

Ken Boatright looking for a chanceESPN (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — Ken Boatright’s Super Bowl ring is in a safety deposit box for safe keeping. He did not bring it to training…

Remodeled Mavs are built to run – ESPN (blog)

Remodeled Mavs are built to runESPN (blog)Expect to see a lot of Rick Carlisle’s impression of a third base coach sending a runner home next season. That’s what the Dallas…

One Injured in Officer-Involved Shooting in Dallas – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthDallas police say they are investigating the second officer-involved shooting in as many days, the most recent along the 3600 block of Espanola Drive north of Love…

Off-duty Dallas officer kills apparently unarmed man in Oak Cliff – Dallas Morning News

Off-duty Dallas officer kills apparently unarmed man in Oak CliffDallas Morning News“At this time, we don’t have a weapon for the suspect,” Dallas police Maj. Jeff Cotner said. The officer,…

Dallas Maritime Museum’s bid for submarine put on hold – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Maritime Museum’s bid for submarine put on holdDallas Morning NewsMore than a year since the seemingly improbable announcement that an $80 million maritime museum is being planned for landlocked…

TxDOT engineer who drove a decade of Dallas projects is headed to Austin – Dallas Morning News

TxDOT engineer who drove a decade of Dallas projects is headed to AustinDallas Morning NewsBill Hale remembers when the neon Pegasus atop the Magnolia Petroleum Building towered over Dallas, before…

After steering Dallas transportation projects, TxDOT engineer heads to Austin – Dallas Morning News

After steering Dallas transportation projects, TxDOT engineer heads to AustinDallas Morning NewsBill Hale remembers when the neon Pegasus atop the Magnolia Petroleum Building towered over Dallas, before skyscrapers took over…

Man fatally shot in North Oak Cliff officer-involved incident – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)Scene at West Twelfth Street and South Rosemont Avenue where a man was fatally shot by a Dallas police officer on Sunday night. (Claire Cardona/Staff writer) (Claire…

Police involved in Oak Cliff shooting incident – WFAA

WFAADALLAS — Dallas police said an officer opened fire in South Oak Cliff on Sunday evening, but few details were immediately available. “Officer OK,” tweeted police spokesman Maj. Max Geron,…

Dallas Cowboys QBs coach Wade Wilson says Tony Romo ‘by far’ had his best … – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Morning News (blog)OXNARD, Calif. — After a four-day break, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo had his best practice of training camp Saturday. That’s the way Cowboys quarterbacks coach Wade…

Source: Patriots waive three, sign three – ESPN (blog)

ESPN (blog)The New England Patriots have waived undrafted rookie tight ends Asa Watson and Justin Jones and running back Stephen Houston, according to a league source. In corresponding moves, the…

Don’t send your kid to the Ivy League – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsWilliam Deresiewicz is the author of Excellent Sheep: The Miseducation of the American Elite and the Way to a Meaningful Life, coming out Aug. 19. He taught at…

US attempt to aid Kurds may backfire by helping Isis – Financial Times

US attempt to aid Kurds may backfire by helping IsisFinancial TimesThe US air strikes were described by President Barack Obama as a way to protect the self-ruled Kurdistan Regional Government…

Hillary Clinton takes on Obama – Politico

PoliticoHillary Clinton has taken her furthest, most public step away yet from President Barack Obama, rejecting the core of his self-described foreign policy doctrine and describing his decision against backing…

It’s Dallas Stars Day at PHT – NBCSports.com

NBCSports.comDallas also decided to take a chance on goaltender Anders Lindback. He showed a lot of promise when he was a member of the Nashville Predators, but he struggled during…

The twists and turns of Dallas’ Interstate 345 – Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning NewsThe Texas Department of Transportation hasn’t begun its study of the costs and traffic impacts of replacing an elevated highway with a street-level boulevard on the east side…

FC Dallas vs Colorado Rapids: Preview and Prediction – Big D Soccer (blog)

Big D Soccer (blog)FC Dallas have put together a seven-game undefeated run following their 1-0 win at Chivas USA last weekend. The Rapids have been shut out in back-to-back games…

Cowboys’ defense needs lot of work – ESPN (blog)

Cowboys’ defense needs lot of workESPN (blog)SAN DIEGO — It’s best not to get too carried away over a first preseason game, especially one in which five projected opening day…

Dallas Cowboys sign RB DJ Adams in wake of injury to Malena – Dallas Morning News (blog)

Dallas Cowboys sign RB DJ Adams in wake of injury to MalenaDallas Morning News (blog)Dallas Cowboys running back Ben Malena (28) is helped off the field after he was injurerd…