Two killed in apparent murder-suicide at Texas air base: Sheriff

Two killed in apparent murder-suicide at Texas air base: Sheriff

The sheriff's office had responded to reports of a shooter at the base. Deputies from the county that includes San Antonio were inside the base and the scene was still active, the office said in a tweet.

Taylor Swift to Perform at Formula One Grand Prix!

Taylor Swift to Perform at Formula One Grand Prix!

Taylor Swift is set to perform at the United States' Formula One Grand Prix.

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton capture key wins on US Super Tuesday

Trump and Clinton turned their sights on each other after their Super Tuesday wins, with Trump promising to "go after" Clinton.

Top U.S. court set to consider contentious Texas abortion case

The U.S. Supreme Court was set to hear its first abortion rights case in nearly a decade.

Pope decries global `human tragedy` of forced migration

Pope decries global `human tragedy` of forced migration

Francis made a point of holding the service in Ciudad Juarez, which lies across from El Paso, Texas, to pray for migrants.

US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia dies at 79

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, a fiery conservative who helped shape American legal thought, died Saturday. He was 79.

Texas road rage video: Two drivers fight with baseball bat and stick

Texas road rage video: Two drivers fight with baseball bat and stick

A video of a road rage incident in Texas has gone viral on the Internet.

Democrats criticise Obama over arrests of foreigners

Democratic lawmakers criticised President Barack Obama today over a wave of arrests of Central American migrants for the purpose of expelling them.

Grandmother gives birth to granddaughter in US

 In a carefully planned surrogacy, a 54-year-old grandmother in the US has given birth to her daughter's baby, honouring a vow to her sibling who suffered three heartbreaking miscarriages.

Two Middle East refugees arrested in US on terrorism charges

Two men from the Middle East who came to the United States as refugees more than three years ago were arrested on federal charges in California and Texas involving international terrorism, the US officials said on Thursday.

Christmastime storms, tornadoes kill at least 43 in US

Christmastime storms, tornadoes kill at least 43 in US

 Storms hit the US South, Southwest and Midwest over the Christmas holiday weekend, unleashing floods and tornadoes that killed at least 43 people, flattened buildings and snarled transportation for millions during a busy travel time.

Texas backs down from effort to block Syrian refugees

Since the Paris attacks, at least 29 US governors have vowed to keep new Syrian refugees outside their state borders.

Trump at the top again in Republican presidential race

The real estate mogul and reality TV star is once again alone at the top of the Republican presidential hopefuls with a 20 point lead.

Obama appeals to US high court to save his immigration plan

The Obama administration will ask the Supreme Court to save the president's plan to shield as many as 5 million immigrants living in the US Illegally from deportation, after lower courts blocked it.

Storms, tornadoes lash Texas; death toll rises to 5

Another round of storms and strong winds moved east across Texas on Saturday, with three radar-confirmed tornadoes damaging homes and causing injuries in the Houston area.

Heavy rain lashes Texas, triggers flash flood warnings

 Heavy rains are triggering flash flood warnings and tornado watches in the US state of Texas, a day after the most powerful Hurricane Patricia hit Mexico and headed towards Houston.

Convicted murderer is executed in Texas

The state of Texas has executed a death row inmate convicted of fatally shooting a man in 1998, after robbing his victim of eight dollars.

Muslim boy handcuffed for making clock is guest at Google Science Fair

Muslim boy handcuffed for making clock is guest at Google Science Fair

Ahmed Mohamed, the 14-year-old Muslim schoolboy, who was arrested last week in the US after his homemade clock was mistaken for a bomb was the surprise guest at the fifth annual Google Science Fair in California.

In Islam, kids are trained to blow themselves up; Muslim boys do plant bombs: Taslima

In Islam, kids are trained to blow themselves up; Muslim boys do plant bombs: Taslima

The exiled Bangladeshi writer Taslima Nasreen has once again stoked a controversy by saying in Islam, kids are trained to belt a bomb and blow themselves up and young Muslim boys do plant bombs.