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Woman sues Facebook, claims site enabled sex trafficking

A Texas woman, claiming that she was raped, beaten and sex trafficked at the age of 15 by a pimp who posed as a Facebook "friend," has filed suit against the social network.

'Loner' student shoots and kills 10 at Texas school

Santa Fe High School joined a long list of U.S. campuses where students and faculty have been killed in a spray of gunfire.

Austin bomb suspect called self a 'psychopath,' congressman says

Mark Conditt admitted being behind the string of bombings that began on March 2, killing two people and wounding five others.
March 25, 2018 | 08:59 am GMT+7

Texas bomb suspect blows himself up after police move in

The suspect detonated a device in his car and later died, bringing a dramatic end to the massive manhunt involving hundreds of federal agents and local police.
March 22, 2018 | 08:40 am GMT+7

Sixth Texas parcel bomb blast leaves US investigators baffled

Baffled investigators have taken the extraordinary step of making public appeals asking that whoever is responsible to come forward.
March 21, 2018 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Police link two deadly package bombs in Austin, Texas, to earlier attack

A 17-year-old African-American boy died on Monday when he found a package outside his house and brought it into the kitchen, where it exploded.
March 13, 2018 | 09:10 am GMT+7

Texas gunman kills at least 26 worshipers at small-town church

It was not immediately clear if the suspect killed himself or he was hit by gunfire by the resident.
November 06, 2017 | 08:18 am GMT+7

US thanks Mexico for Texas flood aid offer

Neither country specified the amount of aid.
August 31, 2017 | 08:50 am GMT+7

Harvey to cost Texas $58 billion in losses: report

If that estimate holds, it would make Harvey the world's 9th most expensive natural disaster since 1900.
August 31, 2017 | 08:20 am GMT+7

Fiery crash of hot air balloon kills 16 in central Texas

A hot air balloon burst into flames over central Texas, killing all 16 people aboard in one of the deadliest such accidents on record.
July 31, 2016 | 10:56 am GMT+7

Four officers killed, seven wounded in Dallas shooting protest

Four police officers were fatally shot and seven wounded in a protest against the fatal shooting of two black men.
July 08, 2016 | 12:16 pm GMT+7

Say what? Hacked road signs get political

Two road signs in Texas got hacked overnight, one taking aim at presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump, the other showing support for Democrat Bernie Sanders.
June 01, 2016 | 02:15 pm GMT+7

Six killed in Texas floods as severe weather lashes central U.S.

 A grandmother and four of her grandchildren were killed and another person also died in floods in Texas caused by storms that unleashed tornadoes, damaging hail and torrential rains on several central U.S. states, officials said on Saturday.
May 01, 2016 | 11:22 am GMT+7

Reporter helps man escape car in Houston flood

A television reporter came to the aid of a man whose car was caught in heavy flooding in Houston, Texas on Monday, encouraging him to leave the vehicle and swim to safety. Heavy rain in the Houston, Texas-area led to heavy street flooding on Monday (April 18), leaving several cars stuck in the high water.During a live shot, a KTRK reporter saw a man struggling as his car was sinking into deep water. He encouraged the man to get out and swim to dry land. A short time after the man left the car, it sank completely under water. The man said he simply could not tell the water was so deep.
April 20, 2016 | 08:18 am GMT+7
 
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