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# texas - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Man (26) who reported Texas girl missing arrested in her disappearance

Derion Vence, who is the former fiancé of the girl’s mother, was arrested near Houston yesterday.

# texas - Thursday 25 April, 2019

US executes white supremacist for lynching black man in Texas in 1998

John William King was put to death last night.

# texas - Friday 19 April, 2019

US couple sentenced to life in prison for imprisoning 12 of their children

David Allen Turpin and Louise Anna Turpin pleaded guilty.

# texas - Wednesday 3 April, 2019

Officials say probe into deadliest biker shootout in US history would be 'waste of time' as charges dropped

A total of 177 bikers were arrested after the shooting.

# texas - Sunday 31 March, 2019

From The42 Francesco Molinari bows out of WGC Match Play as Kisner and Kuchar book final spots Texas

Francesco Molinari bows out of WGC Match Play as Kisner and Kuchar book final spots

The two semi-finals at the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play both went to the 18th, with Kevin Kisner and Matt Kuchar eventually progressing.

# texas - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 Tiger Woods gets the better of Rory McIlroy in dramatic WGC Match Play showdown Eye Of The Tiger

Tiger Woods gets the better of Rory McIlroy in dramatic WGC Match Play showdown

McIlroy exited the WGC Match Play Championship in his first ever match-play battle with boyhood idol Woods.

# texas - Friday 29 March, 2019

From The42 Woods makes miraculous saving shot but slips to defeat in Texas Improv This post contains videos

Woods makes miraculous saving shot but slips to defeat in Texas

Meanwhile, Bubba Watson and former world number one Jason Day were eliminated from the WGC-Match Play Championship.

# texas - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Fundraising appeal for Irish student who died in scooter crash while on exchange in Texas

The Go Fund Me appeal is approaching $30,000.

# texas - Friday 1 February, 2019

Catholic diocese in Texas publishes list of 300 priests accused of sexual abuse

The diocese says it’s part of an effort to bring about the restoration of trust.

# texas - Wednesday 2 January, 2019

Girl (7) shot dead after gunman fires into car parked outside supermarket

It wasn’t immediately clear what prompted the the morning shooting.

# texas - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Family of girl (7) who died in Border Patrol custody dispute official story on her death

The parents of Jakelin Caal said she had been given food and water and appeared to be in good health as she travelled through Mexico.

# texas - Thursday 15 November, 2018

Texas executes Mexican man who killed his wife and two young children

Mexico and human rights groups have long maintained that Roberto Ramos was not informed of his legal rights.

# texas - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

# texas - Monday 24 September, 2018

Dallas police fire officer charged with fatally shooting neighbour in his apartment

Amber Guyger is accused of fatally shooting her black neighbour inside his own apartment.

# texas - Sunday 16 September, 2018

'Serial killer' US border agent charged with murdering four women over two-week period

Juan David Ortiz was arrested when a fifth woman managed to flee.

# texas - Monday 10 September, 2018

Texas officer faces manslaughter charge after shooting neighbour in his own apartment

Officer Amber Guyger claims she mistook her neighbour’s apartment for her own.

# texas - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager

Roy Oliver could face between five to 99 years in prison.

# texas - Monday 27 August, 2018

US judge blocks online plans for printing untraceable 3D guns

US District Judge Robert Lasnik extended a temporary restraining order, and his new decision will last until the case is resolved.

# texas - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Thieves use baby's pram to steal shark from Texas aquarium

The shark has now been recovered by police and is “resting” in the aquarium’s quarantine.

# texas - Sunday 29 July, 2018

Young Irishman dies after crash in Texas

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

# texas - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Police in Texas say they've caught a serial killer who killed three people in seven days

Jose Gilberto Rodriguez was arrested after a car chase.

# texas - Thursday 28 June, 2018

'It hurts' - Texas executes 'ice pick killer', denies him last-minute appeal to face firing squad

Danny Bible had murdered at least four people over a span of two decades.

# texas - Sunday 20 May, 2018

'She should be getting her first car, not a funeral': Tributes paid to Santa Fe shooting victims

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with capital murder.

# texas - Saturday 19 May, 2018

17-year-old charged with Texas school shooting 'planned attack in journals'

Ten people were killed and 10 wounded in yesterday’s shooting.

# texas - Friday 18 May, 2018

'A heinous attack': 10 people killed in Texas high school shooting

The student who orchestrated the attack used a shotgun and a .38 revolver he apparently took from his father.

# texas - Friday 27 April, 2018

Police in US investigate possible link between severed heads found 240km apart

The women’s heads were found in plastic bags in Texas and Louisiana.

# texas - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

George Bush Sr hospitalised the day after his wife's funeral

Barbara Bush, wife of the former president, died last Tuesday after 73 years of marriage.

# texas - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Designer of Kansas water slide arrested after it decapitated 10-year-old boy

Caleb Schwab died on the 17-story water slide in 2016 after his raft went airborne and hit an overhead loop.

# texas - Monday 2 April, 2018

'Affluenza' man who dodged heavy sentence after killing four in road crash released from jail

Ethan Couch (20) was just 16 when he drunkenly struck and killed four pedestrians.

# texas - Thursday 22 March, 2018

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

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

# texas - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

Texas parcel bombings suspect blows himself up as police Swat team closes in Austin This post contains videos

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

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

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

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

# texas - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

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

This is the fifth bombing this month.

# texas - Monday 19 March, 2018

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

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

# texas - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Texas is rattled by a series of parcel bombs that have killed two people in 10 days Mail Bomb This post contains videos

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

Officers are investigating whether the attacks are serial hate crimes.

# texas - Saturday 24 February, 2018

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

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

# texas - Friday 23 February, 2018

Death row prisoner who hired hitman to kill his family given last-minute reprieve

His father appealed for his life.

# texas - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Nearly 200 US-bound migrants found packed into bottom of truck

More than 300 Central American men, women and children were taken into custody as part of the operation.

# texas - Saturday 20 January, 2018

'I can feel that': First US inmate executed in 2018 claimed drug used to kill him 'burned'

Anthony Shore was put to death for raping, torturing and murdering three girls in the 1980s and 1990s.

# texas - Friday 19 January, 2018

Bikram yoga is 'no more effective than yoga practiced at room temperature'

This type of yoga is carried out in a room heated to 35–42 degrees Celsius.

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