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# 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 29,683 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 20,972 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 25,872 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 9,279 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 17,229 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 14,054 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 14,454 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 25,922 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 24,672 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 25,797 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 30,232 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 21,051 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 38,996 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 30,867 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 9,711 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 15,698 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 5,317 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 13,565 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 20,442 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 15,685 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 23,696 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 16,218 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 28,547 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 29,813 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 30,292 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 28,776 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 27,659 Views 66 Comments

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

# texas - Friday 25 March, 2016

Rory McIlroy conjured this monstrous putt from 68 feet on his way to exhausting victory
# Texas Forever
From The42
# Texas Forever

Rory McIlroy conjured this monstrous putt from 68 feet on his way to exhausting victory

Mar 25th 2016, 9:00 PM 13,866 Views 5 Comments

The reigning champion managed to push through after a relentlessly tight affair with Kevin Na.

# texas - Thursday 10 March, 2016

Poll: Are you in favour of the death penalty?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you in favour of the death penalty?

Mar 10th 2016, 8:45 AM 32,320 Views 154 Comments

A man who murdered five people has been executed in Texas – do you agree with the death penalty?

Man who shot dead five people in 1997 rampage is executed
# Coy Wesbrook
# Coy Wesbrook

Man who shot dead five people in 1997 rampage is executed

Mar 10th 2016, 7:45 AM 25,751 Views 31 Comments

Wesbrook said in his final statement: “I want to say that I am sorry for the pain that I have caused you people”.

# texas - Thursday 3 March, 2016

The US Supreme Court is split on the 'most important abortion case in a generation'
# Swing Vote
# Swing Vote

The US Supreme Court is split on the 'most important abortion case in a generation'

Mar 3rd 2016, 6:03 AM 14,688 Views 113 Comments

The case concerns whether or not a Texas law aims to protect women’s health, or to restrict access to abortions.

# texas - Friday 19 February, 2016

'Black sludge' pours from taps in Texas city after almost every city council official arrested
# Crystal City
# Crystal City

'Black sludge' pours from taps in Texas city after almost every city council official arrested

Feb 19th 2016, 9:11 PM 52,484 Views 0 Comments

Most of the council’s officials have been arrested on corruption charges.

# texas - Monday 15 February, 2016

These students threw a surprise party for their teacher and he started crying
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

These students threw a surprise party for their teacher and he started crying

Feb 15th 2016, 12:06 PM 33,309 Views 14 Comments

It was an emotional moment.

# texas - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

Anti-abortion activists who took undercover videos face criminal charges
# Planned Parenthood
# Planned Parenthood

Anti-abortion activists who took undercover videos face criminal charges

Jan 26th 2016, 10:12 AM 13,908 Views 195 Comments

It’s the first time anyone has been charged in relation to the videos.

# texas - Thursday 21 January, 2016

US executes man over 2001 'erotic asphyxiation' murder
# Texas
# Texas

US executes man over 2001 'erotic asphyxiation' murder

Jan 21st 2016, 8:15 AM 21,101 Views 15 Comments

Pope Francis was said to have been following the case.

# texas - Thursday 14 January, 2016

Irish man jailed in Texas for trafficking endangered rhino horns
# Patrick Sheridan
# Patrick Sheridan

Irish man jailed in Texas for trafficking endangered rhino horns

Jan 14th 2016, 9:10 PM 23,254 Views 61 Comments

Patrick Sheridan, from Rathkeale Co Limerick, illegally bought and sold tens of thousands of dollars worth of rhino horns.

# texas - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Surrogate mother gives birth to her own granddaughter
# Texas
# Texas

Surrogate mother gives birth to her own granddaughter

Jan 7th 2016, 8:35 PM 28,285 Views 66 Comments

53-year-old Tracey Thompson gave birth to a healthy baby girl yesterday, seven years after going through menopause.

# texas - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

Girl (2) in ICU after swallowing fridge magnets
# Texas
# Texas

Girl (2) in ICU after swallowing fridge magnets

Jan 6th 2016, 3:01 PM 24,530 Views 25 Comments

The magnets stuck together and created holes in her intestines.