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08.07.2016 15:16 Unrest
Snipers shot dead five police officers and injured six others in Dallas during a protest against police shootings of black men on Friday.
22.07.2014 12:20 Politics
Texas Governor Rick Perry announced plans to send 1,000 military reservists to the state's border with Mexico, to tackle a surge in immigrant children flooding into the United States.
17.07.2014 11:25 Crime
A US actress who tried to blame her husband for sending ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, then-New York mayor Michael Bloomberg and a gun control activist got 18 years in prison
23.05.2014 14:06 Politics
President Barack Obama will announce Friday his plan to nominate Julian Castro, the charismatic Hispanic mayor of San Antonio, Texas, as US secretary of housing and urban development.
12.02.2014 16:44 Crime
Kazakhstan national Asel Abdygapparova convicted for life in prison in the US is awaiting retrial and possible reduction of jail sentence.
23.01.2014 10:32 People
The fetus being carried by a pregnant American woman already declared brain dead is "distinctly abnormal".
11.12.2013 17:48 Crime
A 36-year-old actress from Texas on Tuesday pleaded guilty to mailing ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a gun control activist, federal prosecutors said.
20.11.2013 11:24 Laws, Initiatives
The US Supreme Court Tuesday refused to block a law that restricts women's access to abortions in the southern state of Texas.
13.07.2013 17:59 Laws, Initiatives
The Texas senate late Friday approved a bill setting some of the strictest limits on abortion in the United States, just weeks after a filibuster by opposition Democrats dramatically thwarted the measure.
27.06.2013 11:03 Crime
The US state of Texas on Wednesday executed its 500th convict since the death penalty was reinstated in 1976, a record in a country where capital punishment is in decline elsewhere.
10.06.2013 11:11 Crime
A Texas actress was arrested Friday for mailing ricin-laced letters to President Barack Obama, New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and a gun control activist.
03.06.2013 17:40 Science, Technologies
The first manned aircraft that can fly day and night powered entirely by solar energy was to leave Texas for Missouri Monday.
26.04.2013 16:06 Politics
President Barack Obama on Thursday eulogized 12 firefighters who were among 14 people killed in a massive blast at a fertilizer plant in a small Texas town, during a week of tragedy in America.
19.04.2013 16:02 Emergencies
Rescuers in Texas on Thursday combed through rubble in a painstaking search for survivors after a massive blast at a fertilizer factory killed as many as 15 people and destroyed dozens of homes.
18.04.2013 18:01 Emergencies
Some 60 to 70 people were killed and hundreds were injured by an explosion at a fertilizer plant outside Waco, Texas, local media reported, citing the local emergency manager.
24.01.2013 15:03 Crime
Three people were shot after a fight at a Texas college erupted in gunfire Tuesday, sparking too-familiar images of frightened students escorted by swarms of police.
13.12.2012 17:37 Finance
Texas financier and media magnate Joe Allbritton, who lost the scandal-racked Riggs bank to a hostile takeover after it was fined for helping Chilean dictator Augusto Pinochet launder money, has died at the age of 87.
26.10.2012 14:30 Politics
The southern US state of Texas has warned it could prosecute election observers from the OSCE, a global body that regularly monitors voting around the world, if they try to visit polling stations next month.
26.09.2012 18:29 Crime
An American man convicted of killing a Sudanese immigrant was put to death by lethal injection Tuesday in Texas after the US Supreme Court rejected his fourth appeal for a stay of execution.