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# 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.

# texas - Sunday 11 June, 2017

Futuristic 'drone ports' are one way of redesigning empty shopping centres
# Floating Ideas
# Floating Ideas

Futuristic 'drone ports' are one way of redesigning empty shopping centres

Jun 11th 2017, 6:00 PM 18,866 Views 9 Comments

As the e-commerce sector grows, the ‘drone port’ could make deliveries easier for companies.

# texas - Friday 26 May, 2017

US authorities believe nurse could have killed as many as 60 babies
# Texas
# Texas

US authorities believe nurse could have killed as many as 60 babies

May 26th 2017, 9:56 PM 24,079 Views 0 Comments

A district attorney called Genene Jones “pure evil”.

Teachers punished after child given 'most likely to become a terrorist' award
# Bad Joke
# Bad Joke

Teachers punished after child given 'most likely to become a terrorist' award

May 26th 2017, 5:59 PM 35,418 Views 29 Comments

The school says the certificates were a “poor attempt to poke fun.”

# texas - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Six dead and dozens injured after storms and tornadoes hit US south
# Texas
# Texas

Six dead and dozens injured after storms and tornadoes hit US south

Apr 30th 2017, 1:46 PM 11,052 Views 11 Comments

Videos from local television stations showed uprooted trees and overturned cars along the rural roadways.

# texas - Monday 13 March, 2017

Texas politician hits out at abortion law with 'satirical' anti-masturbation law
# Man’s Right To Know
# Man’s Right To Know

Texas politician hits out at abortion law with 'satirical' anti-masturbation law

Mar 13th 2017, 8:27 PM 27,677 Views 44 Comments

Under Jessica Farrar’s proposal, men would be fined for masturbating.

# texas - Saturday 11 March, 2017

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment
# Fighting
# Fighting

Shauntelle Tynan starts chemotherapy in US after raising €600k for treatment

Mar 11th 2017, 12:55 PM 19,025 Views 14 Comments

The teenager is currently undergoing treatment in Texas.

# texas - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

Eight-year-old Texas girl shot dead minutes after surviving traffic accident
# Houston
# Houston

Eight-year-old Texas girl shot dead minutes after surviving traffic accident

Feb 28th 2017, 4:11 PM 44,400 Views 89 Comments

“She was a good girl, honour roll student, full of life. They took my baby away from me, why?”

# texas - Thursday 23 February, 2017

Court orders new trial for death row inmate who psychologist said was more dangerous because he is black
# Texas
# Texas

Court orders new trial for death row inmate who psychologist said was more dangerous because he is black

Feb 23rd 2017, 9:29 AM 19,263 Views 18 Comments

“Our law punishes people for what they do, not who they are.”

# texas - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Texas hunters who blamed gunshot wounds on illegal immigrants, revealed to have shot each other
# Hunters Hunted
# Hunters Hunted

Texas hunters who blamed gunshot wounds on illegal immigrants, revealed to have shot each other

Feb 22nd 2017, 10:59 AM 38,544 Views 81 Comments

The hunters’ claim led to a Facebook post by a Texas Agriculture Commissioner, who wrote the attack was another reason why a wall must be built on the Mexican border.

# texas - Friday 17 February, 2017

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants
# Travel Ban II?
# Travel Ban II?

Trump administration denies plan to use National Guard to round up illegal immigrants

Feb 17th 2017, 5:25 PM 15,357 Views 55 Comments

The White House has denied the reports.

# texas - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Carlow teen thanks public after raising €600,000 for cancer treatment following emotional video
# Viral
# Viral

Carlow teen thanks public after raising €600,000 for cancer treatment following emotional video

Feb 14th 2017, 10:37 PM 28,425 Views 35 Comments

“On this Valentine’s Day, I didn’t just receive a teddy or a card, but the chance of life.”

# texas - 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.

# texas - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Former US president George Bush Sr in intensive care due to respiratory illness
# Houston
# Houston

Former US president George Bush Sr in intensive care due to respiratory illness

Jan 18th 2017, 7:00 PM 29,652 Views 56 Comments

The former US president’s wife Barbara has also been hospitalised as a precaution.

# texas - Friday 7 October, 2016

10-year-old boy with special needs set on fire by another child in Texas
# Fire
# Fire

10-year-old boy with special needs set on fire by another child in Texas

Oct 7th 2016, 5:01 PM 20,961 Views 10 Comments

Kayden Culp is in an induced coma and 20% of his body is covered in first degree burns.

# texas - Thursday 6 October, 2016

"I don't have anything to say, you can proceed, warden" - Texas executes man who killed his neighbours
# Barney Fuller
# Barney Fuller

"I don't have anything to say, you can proceed, warden" - Texas executes man who killed his neighbours

Oct 6th 2016, 9:17 AM 25,854 Views 35 Comments

He was the 143rd death row inmate to “volunteer” for execution since 1977.

# texas - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

Man in military gear who shot people at random in Texas was "a disgruntled lawyer"
# Houston
# Houston

Man in military gear who shot people at random in Texas was "a disgruntled lawyer"

Sep 27th 2016, 11:40 AM 9,256 Views 14 Comments

Nine people were injured during the shootings yesterday.

# texas - Monday 26 September, 2016

Nine people injured after shooter opens fire in Houston shopping centre
# Texas
# Texas

Nine people injured after shooter opens fire in Houston shopping centre

Sep 26th 2016, 3:12 PM 17,171 Views 64 Comments

Houston police have said that the deceased suspect is reportedly a lawyer, and are investigating his relationship at work.

# texas - 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 14,024 Views 73 Comments

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

# texas - Monday 22 August, 2016

A federal judge has struck down Obama's rules on transgender bathroom use
# LGBT Issues
# LGBT Issues

A federal judge has struck down Obama's rules on transgender bathroom use

Aug 22nd 2016, 6:21 PM 14,438 Views 56 Comments

Judge Reed O’Connor has ruled in favour of Texas and 12 other states, which challenged new regulations allowing youths to use bathrooms matching their gender identity.

# texas - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Texas halts execution of man who never killed anyone
# Stay
# Stay

Texas halts execution of man who never killed anyone

Aug 20th 2016, 7:17 AM 25,871 Views 10 Comments

Jeffrey Woods is said to be severely mentally disabled and have an IQ of a child.

# texas - Friday 19 August, 2016

Texas plans to execute a man who never killed anyone
# Getaway Car
# Getaway Car

Texas plans to execute a man who never killed anyone

Aug 19th 2016, 6:05 AM 24,657 Views 25 Comments

Jeffrey Woods is said to be severely mentally disabled and have an IQ of a child.

# texas - Tuesday 2 August, 2016

Miss Teen USA will be allowed to keep crown despite controversy over N-word tweets
# Controversy
# Controversy

Miss Teen USA will be allowed to keep crown despite controversy over N-word tweets

Aug 2nd 2016, 8:24 AM 25,791 Views 43 Comments

Karlie Hay said that she had used language in the past which there was no excuse for.

# texas - 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 30,219 Views 99 Comments

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

# texas - Saturday 30 July, 2016

As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash
# Lockhart
# Lockhart

As many as 16 dead after Texas hot air balloon crash

Jul 30th 2016, 5:36 PM 21,038 Views 13 Comments

Officials say there are likely no survivors.

# texas - Friday 22 July, 2016

Video shows police slam teacher to the ground while saying blacks have 'violent tendencies'
# Texas
# Texas

Video shows police slam teacher to the ground while saying blacks have 'violent tendencies'

Jul 22nd 2016, 7:43 AM 38,898 Views 186 Comments

The video of the incident, which happened in 2015, was not made public until yesterday.

# texas - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

US teen has leg amputated after lighting 180 sparklers that were taped together
# Texas
# Texas

US teen has leg amputated after lighting 180 sparklers that were taped together

Jul 5th 2016, 10:47 PM 30,828 Views 34 Comments

The family of Rowdy Radford said he may also lose his vision after the accident.

# texas - Monday 27 June, 2016

Victory for pro-choice movement as US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion rules
# SCOTUS
# SCOTUS

Victory for pro-choice movement as US Supreme Court strikes down Texas abortion rules

Jun 27th 2016, 4:01 PM 9,698 Views 170 Comments

The ruling has been made in the most important abortion case in a generation.

# texas - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio
# Gun Crime
# Gun Crime

Two dead, several injured in shooting at Texas dance studio

Jun 25th 2016, 3:21 PM 15,674 Views 35 Comments

One person was found dead inside the studio and another died of his injuries in hosptal.

# texas - Monday 23 May, 2016

Florence and the Machine sang a surprise duet with a sick fan who couldn't make her gig
# Shake It Out
From The Daily Edge
# Shake It Out

Florence and the Machine sang a surprise duet with a sick fan who couldn't make her gig

May 23rd 2016, 8:23 PM 5,307 Views 4 Comments

The teenager was too sick to leave the hospice – so Florence came to her.

# texas - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Pfizer blocks its drugs from use in US executions
# Lethal Injection
# Lethal Injection

Pfizer blocks its drugs from use in US executions

May 14th 2016, 8:07 AM 13,558 Views 44 Comments

But it’s not clear how much of an effect the move will have.

# texas - Friday 13 May, 2016

The White House has intervened in America's raging transgender bathroom debate
# Political Battle
# Political Battle

The White House has intervened in America's raging transgender bathroom debate

May 13th 2016, 9:38 PM 20,437 Views 148 Comments

One Texas official called transgender bathroom access “the biggest issue facing families and schools in America”.

# texas - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Watch: Britain's biggest royal fans count down to the Queen's birthday
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Watch: Britain's biggest royal fans count down to the Queen's birthday

Apr 20th 2016, 11:00 AM 15,676 Views 191 Comments

“I’ll just say a few words as I give her flowers and a card.”

# texas - Friday 15 April, 2016

Escaped prisoner found in dishwasher
# What The Fork
# What The Fork

Escaped prisoner found in dishwasher

Apr 15th 2016, 10:18 PM 23,690 Views 45 Comments

He fled on Tuesday after being taken to a local hospital for a hand injury.

Ted Cruz once defended a Texas ban on dildos
# Grand Old Party Pooper
# Grand Old Party Pooper

Ted Cruz once defended a Texas ban on dildos

Apr 15th 2016, 6:53 PM 16,206 Views 53 Comments

The candidate’s spokesperson says he was just doing his job.

# texas - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

'Affluenza' teen who claimed his family's wealth was to blame for fatal drink-driving crash jailed
# Texas
# Texas

'Affluenza' teen who claimed his family's wealth was to blame for fatal drink-driving crash jailed

Apr 13th 2016, 6:25 PM 28,527 Views 26 Comments

He had fled to Mexico.

# texas - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

Texas officer who body slammed 12-year-old girl is fired
# Excessive Force
# Excessive Force

Texas officer who body slammed 12-year-old girl is fired

Apr 12th 2016, 3:47 PM 29,812 Views 56 Comments

An investigation into the incident is ongoing.

# texas - 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 30,273 Views 13 Comments

Haruka Weiser was found dead in a creek.

# texas - Thursday 7 April, 2016

Man who killed and drank the blood of a 12-year-old executed in Texas
# Lethal Injection
# Lethal Injection

Man who killed and drank the blood of a 12-year-old executed in Texas

Apr 7th 2016, 8:19 AM 28,767 Views 64 Comments

Pablo Vasquez had said that he heard voices telling him to drink the boy’s blood.

# texas - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Man due to be executed for murdering his two young daughters
# Texas
# Texas

Man due to be executed for murdering his two young daughters

Mar 30th 2016, 10:41 AM 27,646 Views 66 Comments

John David Battaglia shot his six and nine-year-old daughters dead as their mother listened helplessly on the phone.