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# texas - Sunday 31 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 31st 2019, 10:57 PM 3,410 Views 1 Comment

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

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

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

Mar 30th 2019, 7:02 PM 12,102 Views 17 Comments

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

# texas - Friday 29 March, 2019

Woods makes miraculous saving shot but slips to defeat in Texas
# Improv
From The42
# Improv

Woods makes miraculous saving shot but slips to defeat in Texas

Mar 29th 2019, 9:24 AM 4,363 Views 0 Comments

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
# Mark Sands
# Mark Sands

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

Feb 5th 2019, 12:58 PM 26,788 Views 6 Comments

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
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

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

Feb 1st 2019, 7:20 AM 15,756 Views 45 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

Jan 2nd 2019, 5:20 PM 22,861 Views 16 Comments

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
# Jakelin Caal
# Jakelin Caal

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

Dec 16th 2018, 10:21 AM 27,048 Views 27 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

Nov 15th 2018, 8:02 AM 16,401 Views 23 Comments

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

# texas - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

Remember when Cruz was 'Lyin' Ted'? As an election looms, Trump has come up with a new nickname
# Beautiful Ted
# Beautiful Ted

Remember when Cruz was 'Lyin' Ted'? As an election looms, Trump has come up with a new nickname

Oct 23rd 2018, 7:45 AM 23,066 Views 39 Comments

“He’s not Lyin’ Ted anymore.”

# texas - Monday 24 September, 2018

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

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

Sep 24th 2018, 9:50 PM 25,184 Views 20 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

Sep 16th 2018, 2:24 PM 34,891 Views 0 Comments

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
# Amber Guyger
# Amber Guyger

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

Sep 10th 2018, 8:12 AM 30,006 Views 0 Comments

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
# Roy Oliver

Texas police officer found guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager

Aug 29th 2018, 7:44 AM 32,397 Views 54 Comments

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
# On Hold
# On Hold

US judge blocks online plans for printing untraceable 3D guns

Aug 27th 2018, 7:54 PM 9,159 Views 0 Comments

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
# Shark Baby
# Shark Baby

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

Jul 31st 2018, 3:40 PM 20,115 Views 14 Comments

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
# Austin
# Austin

Young Irishman dies after crash in Texas

Jul 29th 2018, 1:12 PM 46,428 Views 5 Comments

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
# Houston
# Houston

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

Jul 18th 2018, 7:11 AM 21,316 Views 0 Comments

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
# Danny Bible

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

Jun 28th 2018, 7:29 AM 43,283 Views 81 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

May 20th 2018, 4:18 PM 13,191 Views 9 Comments

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'
# Santa Fe High School
# Santa Fe High School

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

May 19th 2018, 7:44 AM 31,715 Views 10 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

May 18th 2018, 11:00 PM 85,636 Views 136 Comments

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
# Red Hair
# Red Hair

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

Apr 27th 2018, 7:20 AM 30,318 Views 39 Comments

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
# Broken Heart
# Broken Heart

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

Apr 24th 2018, 7:22 AM 22,384 Views 18 Comments

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
# Water Park
# Water Park

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

Apr 3rd 2018, 2:15 PM 48,889 Views 18 Comments

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
# Ethan Couch

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

Apr 2nd 2018, 5:57 PM 38,644 Views 11 Comments

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
# Austin
# Austin

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

Mar 22nd 2018, 7:11 AM 34,974 Views 59 Comments

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
# Austin

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

Mar 21st 2018, 12:44 PM 27,490 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 11,241 Views 11 Comments

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
# Austin
# Austin

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

Mar 20th 2018, 12:03 PM 15,727 Views 27 Comments

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
# Texas
# Texas

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

Mar 19th 2018, 8:28 AM 11,018 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 20,492 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 11,955 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 31,849 Views 32 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 14,356 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 58,033 Views 87 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 14,738 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 23,709 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 12,935 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 16,167 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 64,406 Views 121 Comments

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