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# austin - Saturday 27 March, 2021

France's Victor Perez continues fairytale run to reach WGC Match Play semi-finals
# To The Victor Go The Spoils
From The42
# To The Victor Go The Spoils

France's Victor Perez continues fairytale run to reach WGC Match Play semi-finals

Updated Mar 27th 2021, 11:21 PM 5,183 Views 1 Comment

He advances with Matt Kuchar, Billy Horschel and Scottie Scheffler.

# austin - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Young Irishman dies after crash in Texas
# Austin
# Austin

Young Irishman dies after crash in Texas

Jul 29th 2018, 1:12 PM 46,417 Views 5 Comments

It’s believed the man was from Dublin and was on holiday with friends.

# austin - Thursday 22 March, 2018

'A very challenged young man': Texas bomber left video confession on phone before he died
# Austin
# Austin

'A very challenged young man': Texas bomber left video confession on phone before he died

Mar 22nd 2018, 7:11 AM 34,969 Views 59 Comments

The video details the weapons he used but fails to outline a motive for the attacks.

# austin - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Texas parcel bombings suspect blows himself up as police Swat team closes in
# Austin
# Austin

Texas parcel bombings suspect blows himself up as police Swat team closes in

Mar 21st 2018, 12:44 PM 27,486 Views 41 Comments

Authorities identified the suspect only as a 24-year-old white man.

Austin parcel bombs: Texas police find clue after FedEx centre explosion
# Cameras
# Cameras

Austin parcel bombs: Texas police find clue after FedEx centre explosion

Mar 21st 2018, 6:57 AM 11,237 Views 11 Comments

A sixth explosion that went off yesterday isn’t related to the other five, police said yesterday.

# austin - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

'We're clearly dealing with a serial bomber': Another parcel blast reported in Texas
# Austin
# Austin

'We're clearly dealing with a serial bomber': Another parcel blast reported in Texas

Mar 20th 2018, 12:03 PM 15,725 Views 27 Comments

This is the fifth bombing this month.

# austin - Monday 19 March, 2018

Two injured in fresh explosion in Austin as police investigate series of parcel bombings
# Texas
# Texas

Two injured in fresh explosion in Austin as police investigate series of parcel bombings

Mar 19th 2018, 8:28 AM 11,011 Views 14 Comments

The head of police has warned residents not to touch any unexpected packages left at their homes.

# austin - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Texas is rattled by a series of parcel bombs that have killed two people in 10 days
# Mail Bomb
# Mail Bomb

Texas is rattled by a series of parcel bombs that have killed two people in 10 days

Mar 13th 2018, 10:57 AM 20,488 Views 30 Comments

Officers are investigating whether the attacks are serial hate crimes.

# austin - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Leo to join Arnie and Bernie Sanders as speakers at US festival
# Dail Be Back
# Dail Be Back

Leo to join Arnie and Bernie Sanders as speakers at US festival

Feb 24th 2018, 2:28 PM 11,951 Views 27 Comments

The stop in Texas forms part of Varadkar’s trip to the US for St Patrick’s Day.

# austin - Saturday 4 February, 2017

The company making lots of money out of the chaos Trump's tweets cause in the corporate world
# Trump And Dump
# Trump And Dump

The company making lots of money out of the chaos Trump's tweets cause in the corporate world

Feb 4th 2017, 9:30 AM 25,675 Views 16 Comments

The Trump & Dump bot is designed to make stock trades based purely on who Trump has been tweeting about.

# austin - Friday 26 August, 2016

Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys
# Cocks Not Glocks
# Cocks Not Glocks

Students at University of Texas protest gun law with sex toys

Aug 26th 2016, 12:46 PM 14,038 Views 73 Comments

A new law allows concealed handguns in college classrooms, buildings and dorms.

# austin - Sunday 31 July, 2016

One woman dead and multiple victims at shooting in Austin, Texas
# US
# US

One woman dead and multiple victims at shooting in Austin, Texas

Jul 31st 2016, 9:44 AM 30,229 Views 99 Comments

There were two seperate shooting incidents and police are still looking for the suspect.

# austin - Friday 8 April, 2016

Texas university on edge after brutal killing of 18-year-old dance student on campus
# Haruka Weiser
# Haruka Weiser

Texas university on edge after brutal killing of 18-year-old dance student on campus

Apr 8th 2016, 4:33 PM 30,280 Views 13 Comments

Haruka Weiser was found dead in a creek.

# austin - Friday 3 April, 2015

This US state trooper's bosses really aren't happy about this photo
# Snoop Dogg
# Snoop Dogg

This US state trooper's bosses really aren't happy about this photo

Apr 3rd 2015, 9:15 AM 34,735 Views 19 Comments

The officer was reprimanded for associating with a known criminal.

# austin - Monday 16 March, 2015

Look who Enda Kenny wrestled* with yesterday
# Endamania
# Endamania

Look who Enda Kenny wrestled* with yesterday

Mar 16th 2015, 11:21 AM 15,528 Views 62 Comments

*Sort of

# austin - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*
# Hands In The Air
# Hands In The Air

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*

Feb 26th 2015, 1:00 PM 10,580 Views 72 Comments

*No word on whether or not he’ll actually sing.

# austin - Monday 8 December, 2014

PR firm forced to change 'racist' name after massive Twitter reaction
# Strange Fruit
From The Daily Edge
# Strange Fruit

PR firm forced to change 'racist' name after massive Twitter reaction

Dec 8th 2014, 8:33 AM 3,259 Views 3 Comments

The company has deleted its social media accounts.

# austin - Wednesday 3 December, 2014

100 human brains have gone missing from a university in Texas
# Lost The Head
# Lost The Head

100 human brains have gone missing from a university in Texas

Dec 3rd 2014, 8:08 PM 10,199 Views 37 Comments

WHERE ARE THE BRAINS?

# austin - Monday 28 April, 2014

Willie Nelson is getting a black belt in martial arts today
# Always On My Fist
From The Daily Edge
# Always On My Fist

Willie Nelson is getting a black belt in martial arts today

Apr 28th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,771 Views 3 Comments

He’s eighty years old.

# austin - Sunday 23 March, 2014

Texas news station gets missing plane search graphic epically wrong
# Geography Lessons
From The Daily Edge
# Geography Lessons

Texas news station gets missing plane search graphic epically wrong

Mar 23rd 2014, 11:36 AM 5,869 Views 2 Comments

Not helping, Texas. Not helping.

# austin - Friday 14 March, 2014

10 insufferably smug tweets from SXSW
# Printed Oreos
From The Daily Edge
# Printed Oreos

10 insufferably smug tweets from SXSW

Mar 14th 2014, 7:30 PM 3,056 Views 0 Comments

Yeah we get it, you’re all changing the world.

# austin - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Suspected drunk driver kills two and injures 25 at SXSW festival
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Suspected drunk driver kills two and injures 25 at SXSW festival

Mar 13th 2014, 10:19 AM 16,739 Views 10 Comments

The car drove at high speed into a crowd before knocking two people off a moped and crashing into a taxi.

# austin - Thursday 7 November, 2013

This is a wedding cake... and the bride made it
# Delicious Brains
From The Daily Edge
# Delicious Brains

This is a wedding cake... and the bride made it

Nov 7th 2013, 12:27 PM 4,087 Views 0 Comments

I… er… do?

# austin - Thursday 26 September, 2013

Guy offers $1500 to the person who can find him his ideal girlfriend
# Wherefore Art Thou Romeo?
From The Daily Edge
# Wherefore Art Thou Romeo?

Guy offers $1500 to the person who can find him his ideal girlfriend

Sep 26th 2013, 11:40 AM 2,743 Views 9 Comments

Can you help this man find the girl of his dreams?

# austin - Monday 16 September, 2013

Enterprise Ireland to open offices in Texas and Istanbul
# Enterprise Ireland
# Enterprise Ireland

Enterprise Ireland to open offices in Texas and Istanbul

Sep 16th 2013, 11:21 AM 4,853 Views 24 Comments

Minister Richard Bruton said that the government is determined to build a “powerful engine of Irish exporting businesses”.

# austin - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

Yee-haw! Jobs minister Richard Bruton off to Texas on trade mission
# Trade Mission Y'all
# Trade Mission Y'all

Yee-haw! Jobs minister Richard Bruton off to Texas on trade mission

Mar 5th 2013, 10:16 AM 3,611 Views 26 Comments

Burton will meet with Texas governor Rick Perry as part of his four-day trade mission to the Lone Star State.

# austin - Monday 14 January, 2013

Lance Armstrong ready as Oprah comes to town
# D-Day
From The42
# D-Day

Lance Armstrong ready as Oprah comes to town

Jan 14th 2013, 11:14 AM 7,417 Views 16 Comments

The shamed rider seemed ‘unfazed by the attention and the international news crews that made stops at his home’ yesterday.

# austin - Monday 19 November, 2012

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party
# F1
From The42
# F1

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party

Nov 19th 2012, 7:40 AM 627 Views 1 Comment

Vettel’s second place was enough for Red Bull to claim the contructors title.

# austin - Friday 16 November, 2012

Party in the USA: Vettel imperious in practice
# F1
From The42
# F1

Party in the USA: Vettel imperious in practice

Nov 16th 2012, 10:17 PM 371 Views 0 Comments

The German could seal another Formula One title this weekend.

# austin - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

US Supreme Court to hear case of race discrimination by University of Texas
# Race
# Race

US Supreme Court to hear case of race discrimination by University of Texas

Oct 10th 2012, 11:15 AM 3,104 Views 7 Comments

Abigail Fisher, who recently graduated from Louisiana State University, believes her failure to be accepted at the University of Texas was race-related.

# austin - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Column: Why I still believe in Lance Armstrong
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Column: Why I still believe in Lance Armstrong

Oct 6th 2012, 1:00 PM 190 Views 68 Comments

Having come to know the controversial cycling superstar, former Clare hurler Tony Griffin says he does not feel let down by the ‘human, flawed’ Armtrong.

# austin - Tuesday 10 July, 2012

Armstrong team stumbles as it takes USADA to court
# TDF
From The42
# TDF

Armstrong team stumbles as it takes USADA to court

Jul 10th 2012, 12:19 PM 4,208 Views 5 Comments

An American federal judge said the former Tour de France champion’s lawsuit seemed more intended to whip up public opinion in Armstrong’s favor than focus on legal arguments.

# austin - Monday 12 March, 2012

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference
# What The...
From The Daily Edge
# What The...

Homeless people used as internet hotspots at tech conference

Mar 12th 2012, 1:27 PM 9,436 Views 27 Comments

Homeless people at the SXSW festival in Texas wear t-shirts that say “I am a 4G hotspot”, and carry devices which allow conference attendees to get online.