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Texas COVID-19 coronavirus US

US sets one-day record for COVID-19 cases, Texas pauses reopening

06 June, 2020 8:45 am 8:45 am

LUBBOCK, Texas (Reuters) – The governor of Texas temporarily halted the state’s reopening on Thursday as COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations surged and the country set a new record for a one-day increase in cases. Texas, which has been at the forefront of efforts to reopen devastated economies shut down in the face of the coronavirus … Read More


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US stay-at-home frustration spreads; coronavirus-battered New York says may...

04 April, 2020 12:17 pm 12:17 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Demonstrations to demand an end to stay-at-home measures that have pummelled the US economy spread to Texas on Saturday as the governor at the epicentre of the US coronavirus crisis said his state of New York may finally be past the worst. New York, which has recorded nearly half the country’s … Read More


Texas church shooting media reports

At least two dead in Texas church shooting

12 December, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

TEXAS (Reuters) – At least two people were killed and a third was in critical condition after a shooting at a church in the suburbs of Fort Worth, Texas, local media reported on Sunday. One person died at the scene of the shooting and one en route to the hospital, the Dallas Morning News said, … Read More


F1, world, champion, Hamilton, sixth, celebration, Texas

F1 world champion Hamilton all set for a sixth celebration in Texas

10 October, 2019 10:51 pm 10:51 pm

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton has a week to wait for his sixth Formula One championship and the sport’s US owners could hardly have wished for a better backdrop to the celebrations. The Mercedes driver is a racing certainty to wrap things up at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas, next … Read More


Misland-Odessa

Five killed, including shooter, around 21 wounded in Texas shooting –...

09 September, 2019 4:40 am 4:40 am

TEXAS (Reuters) – Five people were killed, including a shooter, and around 21 were injured in a gun rampage in the cities of Midland and Odessa in west Texas on Saturday, police and a local television station reported. “The active shooter was shot and killed at the Cinergy in Odessa,” Midland police said on Facebook, … Read More


Texas shooting suspect told police he targeted ‘Mexicans’

08 August, 2019 7:10 pm 7:10 pm

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – The suspected gunman accused of killing 22 people in a shooting rampage at Walmart in El Paso, Texas last weekend confessed while surrendering and told police he was targeting “Mexicans,” according to an El Paso police affidavit released on Friday . The suspect, Patrick Crusius, 21, came out of his … Read More


Texas, woman, corpse

Texas woman shares home with mother’s corpse for three years

07 July, 2019 11:53 am 11:53 am

TEXAS (Web Desk) – A woman in the US state of Texas has been arrested after her mother’s corpse were found in the two-bedroom home she shared with her daughter. Police believe the grandmother, 71, suffered a fall in 2016. They allege her daughter, 47, failed to provide adequate help at the time for her … Read More


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Ten killed after small aircraft crashes on takeoff in Texas

07 July, 2019 1:19 pm 1:19 pm

TEXAS (Web desk/agencies) – A light aircraft has crashed into an airport hangar in Texas killing all 10 people on board. According to the foreign media, the plane, a twin-engine Beechcraft BE-350 King Air, crashed shortly after take-off at Addison Airport. Mary Rosenbleeth, spokeswoman for the town of Addison, Texas, said there were no survivors … Read More


Caravan, migrants, Texas, border, routes

Caravan migrants stalled at Texas border eye other routes

02 February, 2019 3:50 pm 3:50 pm

PIEDRAS NEGRAS, Mexico (Reuters) – Some Central American migrants seeking entry into the United States but stalled near a Texas crossing said on Wednesday they are considering moving to another part of the border, where they may have a better chance of lodging a speedy asylum claim. Mulling their next move from the dusty Mexican … Read More


Top 25 roundup: Texas Southern upsets No. 18 Oregon

11 November, 2018 4:48 pm 4:48 pm

Trayvon Reed scored 23 points on 9-of-9 shooting as visiting Texas Southern recorded a stunning 89-84 upset of No. 18 Oregon on Monday night at Eugene, Ore. John Jones added 20 points for the Tigers (2-4), who halted a four-game losing streak. Jalyn Patterson notched 13 points and 11 assists, Derrick Bruce also had 13 … Read More