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# texas - 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.

# texas - 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 20,487 Views 30 Comments

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
# Dail Be Back
# Dail Be Back

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

Feb 24th 2018, 2:28 PM 11,943 Views 27 Comments

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
# Clemency
# Clemency

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

Feb 23rd 2018, 10:43 AM 31,605 Views 29 Comments

His father appealed for his life.

# texas - Sunday 4 February, 2018

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

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

Feb 4th 2018, 8:03 AM 14,352 Views 23 Comments

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'
# Tourniquet Killer
# Tourniquet Killer

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

Jan 20th 2018, 2:15 PM 57,939 Views 83 Comments

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'
# Don't Sweat It
# Don't Sweat It

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

Jan 19th 2018, 6:15 AM 14,626 Views 14 Comments

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

# texas - Saturday 25 November, 2017

Woman charged with plot to assassinate Obama with homemade bomb was caught by cat hair
# Texas
# Texas

Woman charged with plot to assassinate Obama with homemade bomb was caught by cat hair

Nov 25th 2017, 1:05 PM 23,698 Views 0 Comments

Julia Poff is charged with sending three devices in the post, one to the then US President.

# texas - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

Toddler, preacher and a pregnant mother among Texas shooting victims
# RIP
# RIP

Toddler, preacher and a pregnant mother among Texas shooting victims

Nov 7th 2017, 12:11 PM 12,931 Views 52 Comments

Many of the 26 people killed in Sunday’s shooting were children, the county sheriff said.

Air Force mistake enabled Texas shooter to buy guns, despite violent past
# Devin Patrick Kelley
# Devin Patrick Kelley

Air Force mistake enabled Texas shooter to buy guns, despite violent past

Nov 7th 2017, 7:24 AM 16,166 Views 42 Comments

Devin Patrick Kelley killed 26 people and injured at least 20 others in Texas’ worst mass shooting.

# texas - Monday 6 November, 2017

Devin Kelley: Police say Texas church shooter attacked after family domestic situation
# Sutherland Springs
# Sutherland Springs

Devin Kelley: Police say Texas church shooter attacked after family domestic situation

Nov 6th 2017, 5:32 PM 64,398 Views 121 Comments

Kelley is responsible for the deadliest mass shooting in Texas history.

'A very special, beautiful child': First victims of Texas church massacre named
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

'A very special, beautiful child': First victims of Texas church massacre named

Nov 6th 2017, 7:48 AM 23,009 Views 75 Comments

The ages of those killed ranges from five to 72.

# texas - Sunday 5 November, 2017

26 people, aged between 5 and 72, killed in church shooting in Texas
# Sutherland Springs
# Sutherland Springs

26 people, aged between 5 and 72, killed in church shooting in Texas

Nov 5th 2017, 11:55 PM 150,953 Views 193 Comments

The gunman, a young white male, is also dead.

# texas - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Father of missing girl (3) arrested in Texas after changing story
# Body Found
# Body Found

Father of missing girl (3) arrested in Texas after changing story

Oct 24th 2017, 8:16 AM 24,032 Views 0 Comments

Sherin Mathews, who was adopted from India last year, was reported missing by her father on 7 October.

# texas - Saturday 21 October, 2017

Donald Trump says he'll release all of the secret JFK assassination files
# The Grassy Knoll
# The Grassy Knoll

Donald Trump says he'll release all of the secret JFK assassination files

Oct 21st 2017, 4:42 PM 36,716 Views 67 Comments

Reports in the US had indicated that certain files were set to be held back when the entire trove is opened to the public this coming Thursday.

# texas - Thursday 19 October, 2017

Texas serial killer gets stay from execution after last-minute revelations
# Other Victims
# Other Victims

Texas serial killer gets stay from execution after last-minute revelations

Oct 19th 2017, 12:16 PM 48,378 Views 39 Comments

Authorities believe Anthony Shore would have left a note to try to exonerate another death row inmate of murder.

# texas - Thursday 14 September, 2017

'What the heck is this?' Fanged sea creature washes up on Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey
# Mystery Solved
# Mystery Solved

'What the heck is this?' Fanged sea creature washes up on Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey

Sep 14th 2017, 10:18 PM 60,748 Views 27 Comments

Preeti Desai shared the image on Twitter and the scientific community responded to solve the mystery.

# texas - Monday 11 September, 2017

Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home
# Fatalities
# Fatalities

Eight dead following a shooting at a Texas home

Sep 11th 2017, 8:50 AM 15,287 Views 30 Comments

All of those killed and injured were believed to be adults.

# texas - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey
# Flooding
# Flooding

Trump arrives in Houston to see devastation left by Hurricane Harvey

Sep 2nd 2017, 7:45 PM 19,627 Views 66 Comments

At least 42 people have been killed and up to 50,000 homes damaged.

# texas - Friday 1 September, 2017

Trump to seek approval for nearly €5 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief funding
# Texas
# Texas

Trump to seek approval for nearly €5 billion in Hurricane Harvey relief funding

Sep 1st 2017, 12:44 PM 7,993 Views 48 Comments

The eventual cost of damage caused by Harvey could be more expensive than Hurricane Katrina relief efforts in 2005.

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims
# Texas
# Texas

'A bigger heart than anyone I know': Families pay tribute to Hurricane Harvey victims

Sep 1st 2017, 8:22 AM 7,141 Views 7 Comments

The category 4 hurricane has left a trail of destruction in its wake since making landfall last Friday.

# texas - Thursday 31 August, 2017

US pastor criticised for delay in opening doors of megachurch to hurricane evacuees
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

US pastor criticised for delay in opening doors of megachurch to hurricane evacuees

Aug 31st 2017, 10:31 AM 21,169 Views 119 Comments

Joel Osteen of Lakewood Church in Houston said “the narrative we didn’t open in time is totally untrue”.

Two explosions have happened at a flooded chemical plant in Texas
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Two explosions have happened at a flooded chemical plant in Texas

Aug 31st 2017, 10:25 AM 20,985 Views 14 Comments

The Arkema plant in Crosby, Texas, has been left without power as a result of Hurricane Harvey.

# texas - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

'I was just really concerned for my kids': Irishman in Texas evacuated from house in boat

Aug 30th 2017, 10:37 PM 12,125 Views 12 Comments

The full horrors of the monster storm Hurricane Harvey began emerging today.

There's now a curfew in Houston amid reports of post-hurricane looting
# Cover Of Night
# Cover Of Night

There's now a curfew in Houston amid reports of post-hurricane looting

Aug 30th 2017, 7:12 AM 10,815 Views 37 Comments

The curfew was imposed by the city’s mayor.

# texas - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Trump visits disaster zone battered by Hurricane Harvey
# Texas
# Texas

Trump visits disaster zone battered by Hurricane Harvey

Aug 29th 2017, 9:36 PM 26,055 Views 72 Comments

“It’s historic, it’s epic, but I tell you, it happened in Texas — and Texas can handle anything.”

President Trump prepares to visit Texas as Houston death toll rises
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

President Trump prepares to visit Texas as Houston death toll rises

Aug 29th 2017, 7:54 AM 12,136 Views 20 Comments

Houston’s Mayor has defended the decision not to evacuate the city.

# texas - Monday 28 August, 2017

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Trump declares state of emergency in Louisiana as US braces for return of Hurricane Harvey

Aug 28th 2017, 9:56 PM 16,318 Views 15 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

PICTURES: The devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey on Texas
# Devastation
# Devastation

PICTURES: The devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey on Texas

Aug 28th 2017, 10:30 AM 28,626 Views 31 Comments

The category 4 hurricane has left a trail of destruction in its wake since making landfall last Friday.

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected
# Unprecedented
# Unprecedented

Texas ravaged by Hurricane Harvey - with huge amounts of further rainfall still expected

Aug 28th 2017, 7:36 AM 17,773 Views 36 Comments

The Category 4 hurricane has wreaked havoc across the gulf coast since making its landfall last Friday.

# texas - Sunday 27 August, 2017

'I have two children with me and the water is swallowing me up': Thousands stranded due to Hurricane Harvey
# Texas
# Texas

'I have two children with me and the water is swallowing me up': Thousands stranded due to Hurricane Harvey

Aug 27th 2017, 5:11 PM 19,226 Views 11 Comments

President Donald Trump has said he will visit the storm-stricken region.

At least two dead as city streets turn into rivers and dozens of tornados strike Texas
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

At least two dead as city streets turn into rivers and dozens of tornados strike Texas

Aug 27th 2017, 1:10 PM 19,398 Views 5 Comments

Hurricane Harvey has been downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm.

# texas - Saturday 26 August, 2017

'Catastrophic, life-threatening': Hurricane Harvey is battering Texas but is beginning to slow down
# Harvey Dent-ed
# Harvey Dent-ed

'Catastrophic, life-threatening': Hurricane Harvey is battering Texas but is beginning to slow down

Aug 26th 2017, 4:40 PM 37,115 Views 29 Comments

President Donald Trump granted Texas Governor Greg Abbott’s request to declare a “major disaster” zone in the state.

# texas - Friday 25 August, 2017

Evacuations underway as Texas braces for 'fiercest hurricane to hit US in nearly 12 years'
# HURRICANE HARVEY
# HURRICANE HARVEY

Evacuations underway as Texas braces for 'fiercest hurricane to hit US in nearly 12 years'

Aug 25th 2017, 7:55 PM 14,086 Views 22 Comments

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has expressed concern that not as many people are evacuating compared with previous storms.

Millions brace themselves as Hurricane Harvey heads towards Texas
# HARVEY HIGH SWELL
# HARVEY HIGH SWELL

Millions brace themselves as Hurricane Harvey heads towards Texas

Aug 25th 2017, 8:00 AM 13,341 Views 7 Comments

The storm is due to make landfall tomorrow morning.

# texas - Wednesday 23 August, 2017

US couple wrongly jailed for 21 years for sexually assaulting children to receive €2.7 million
# Texas
# Texas

US couple wrongly jailed for 21 years for sexually assaulting children to receive €2.7 million

Aug 23rd 2017, 10:48 PM 45,362 Views 40 Comments

In 1991, Dan and Fran Keller were accused of abuse and dark rituals that included dismembering babies and torturing pets.

# texas - Friday 28 July, 2017

Man executed in Texas despite last-ditch claims lawyer defended him using Wikipedia for research
# Credible Source
# Credible Source

Man executed in Texas despite last-ditch claims lawyer defended him using Wikipedia for research

Jul 28th 2017, 7:21 AM 20,755 Views 20 Comments

A last minute appeal claimed that TaiChin Preyor’s trial lawyer had insufficient familiarity with Texan law in order to defend him adequately.

# texas - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Eight people found dead in tractor-trailer, nearly 30 injured, in Texas Walmart human trafficking tragedy
# SAN ANTONIO
# SAN ANTONIO

Eight people found dead in tractor-trailer, nearly 30 injured, in Texas Walmart human trafficking tragedy

Jul 23rd 2017, 12:05 PM 21,132 Views 9 Comments

The tragedy was discovered after one of the people involved emerged from the truck and asked a passerby for some water.

# texas - Friday 14 July, 2017

'Please help. I'm stuck in here': Texas man gets trapped inside at ATM
# Did You Hear That?
# Did You Hear That?

'Please help. I'm stuck in here': Texas man gets trapped inside at ATM

Jul 14th 2017, 8:42 PM 20,447 Views 9 Comments

Some customers using the ATM dismissed the notes as a joke.

# texas - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Texas children who died in hot car were left there as punishment
# Texas
# Texas

Texas children who died in hot car were left there as punishment

Jun 25th 2017, 10:50 AM 49,848 Views 32 Comments

The children’s mother originally said they had locked themselves in.