Football: Dallas, New York need MLS playoff home wins

FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls seek home triumphs Sunday in second-leg semi-final matches for a chance to launch themselves into next week`s Major League Soccer Cup final.

Muslim teen arrested for clock withdrawn from Texas school

A Muslim teenager who became an overnight sensation after a Texas teacher mistook his homemade clock for a bomb has been withdrawn from his school, local media reported Tuesday.

Surging Trump mocks pundits who called him a clown

With his poll numbers soaring, Donald Trump mocked pollsters, pundits and his rivals saying those who once called him a "clown" are now wondering "how are we going to stop this guy."

Suspect dead after night of mayhem in Dallas

A man suspected of carrying out a spectacular rampage in Texas was confirmed dead Saturday, after snipers shot him at the end of a stunning attack at Dallas police headquarters.

Suspected Dallas gunman confirmed dead: Police

The man suspected of carrying out a shooting rampage and placing bombs at the Dallas police headquarters died after he was shot by snipers, authorities confirmed Saturday.

Dallas shooting not act of terrorism: Police chief
Dallas shooting not act of terrorism: Police chief

The suspected gunman who shot at police headquarters in the Texas city of Dallas does not have links to terrorism and acted alone, officials said Saturday.

Bombs planted in attack on Dallas police headquarters

Bombs were planted outside Dallas Police headquarters in an attack early on Saturday that may have involved as many as four gunmen firing automatic weapons, police said.

Shots fired at Dallas police headquarters, explosive device found

Shots were fired from what was described as an armoured van in an attack on Dallas Police headquarters early on Saturday, police said, and an explosive device was found outside the building.

Evacuations near swollen Texas rivers, severe weather kills 21

Rivers in Texas flooded their banks on Friday after historic storms had pounded the state for more than a week, with the severe weather leaving at least 21 people dead, damaging more than 4,000 structures and prompting widespread evacuations.

Severe weather in Texas sets rain record, leaves 16 dead

Texas prepared for more flooding on Thursday while still reeling from torrential rains that killed at least 16 people, inundated major cities and set a record for the wettest month in the state`s history.

Storms kill 17 in Texas, Oklahoma; Houston flooded

Torrential rains have killed at least 17 people in Texas and Oklahoma, including four in Houston where floods turned streets into rivers and led to about 1,000 calls for help in the fourth-most populous US city, officials said on Tuesday.

Revenge attacks feared after deadly Texas biker gang shootout

 Police worried about retaliation attacks after 170 people were charged on Monday in connection with Sunday`s shootout between motorcycle gangs that left nine dead and 18 wounded at a Waco, Texas, restaurant turned into a blood-soaked shambles.

Texas, Arkansas governors declare disasters after deadly tornadoes

The governors of Texas and Arkansas declared disasters on Monday in parts of their states hit by tornadoes and floods in a storm series that slammed central states, leaving at least four people dead, injuring more than 50 and reducing buildings to splinters.

At least two dead, 10 missing after Arkansas, Texas tornadoes

 At least two people were killed in Arkansas and another 10 unaccounted for in Texas after a series of tornadoes hit the Great Plains states overnight, flattening buildings and injuring dozens, local officials said on Monday.

US struggles to counter `homegrown` terror threat

An attempted attack by two suspected Islamist gunmen in Texas underscores the persistent threat posed by "homegrown" extremists and the difficulties US authorities face in trying to thwart them, experts said Monday.

Telangana IT minister hopeful of big ticket investments during US visit

Telangana IT Minister KT Rama Rao expects to sign agreements envisaging "big ticket investments" into the new state during his two-week visit to the US.

Teenager charged in fatal shooting of Iraqi immigrant in Dallas

Dallas police arrested a teenager in last week`s fatal shooting of an Iraqi immigrant who was gunned down while taking pictures of his first snowfall, officials said on Friday.

Flights cancelled as ice-storm chills Dallas airport

 A ferocious winter ice storm forced the cancellation of several hundred flights at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport on Saturday as more than two inches snow blanketed the key transport hub, officials said.

Watch: Female stunt driver plays 'dumb blonde' and take several men on blind dates

Car maker Ford recruited a professional female driver to take several unsuspecting men on blind dates at a coffee shop in Dallas, Texas, and offer them a lift home in her 2015 Mustang GT.

Lock of Lincoln's hair among items auctioned in Dallas

A collection of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia that includes a lock of the slain president's hair has been sold for more than USD 800,000 at auction on Sunday in Dallas.