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'American Sniper' Kyle never saw it coming: Expert testifies

Former US Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, whose autobiography was turned into the blockbuster movie "American Sniper," was taken by surprise when was fatally shot two years ago at a Texas gun range, a forensics expert told a Texas jury on Tuesday.

Texas conjoined twins separated in 'first-of-its-kind' 26-hour surgery

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New Delhi: Conjoined twins Knatalye Hope and Adeline Faith Mata were successfully separated in a surgery that took a marathon more than 24 hours conducted at Texas children’s hospital in Houston.

US judge delays Obama immigration order

 A judge in Texas has blocked US President Barack Obama`s executive order providing millions of undocumented foreigners with protection from deportation.

''American Sniper'' murder trial to open in Texas

Lawyers for an Iraqi war veteran will argue at the start of his trial on Wednesday that he was insane when he fatally shot former Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, whose best-selling autobiography was turned into the hit movie "American Sniper."

Texas allows Sikh policemen to sport beards, turbans

In one of the biggest goodwill gestures to one of the largest communities in the US -- the Sikhs -- the state of Texas has allowed on-duty Sikh officers to sport essential Sikh religious symbols like beards and turbans.

Texas allows Sikh police officer to wear articles of faith

An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the US state of Texas to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard.

US: Texas allows Sikh police officer to wear articles of faith

 An Indian-American Sikh is set to become the first police officer in the US state of Texas to serve while keeping his Sikh articles of faith, including a turban and beard.

Texas executes killer who claimed mental impairment

The state of Texas executed a convicted rapist-killer whose lawyers argued was severely mentally impaired, hours after the US Supreme Court refused last-minute appeals to spare him.

10 dead as Texas prison bus plunges off highway, is hit by train

 A bus carrying 15 prison inmates and staff plunged off a Texas highway overpass and onto railway tracks below, where it was hit by a train Wednesday, killing 10 people.

'Distraught 'Texas man in Tomball medical center standoff surrenders; hospital safe
'Distraught 'Texas man in Tomball medical center standoff surrenders; hospital safe

A patient's father, believed to be armed, has reportedly taken two people hostage in a hospital's critical care unit in Texas' Houston.

Gunman kills one person, himself at Army medical facility in Texas

A gunman fatally shot one person and then killed himself in an incident on Tuesday at a US Army facility in El Paso, Texas, a senior U.S. Army official said.

'Active shooter' takes his own life at Texas military hospital
'Active shooter' takes his own life at Texas military hospital

One person was wounded on Tuesday at the El Paso VA Health Care System in Texas, where an active shooter was reported, CNN reported citing officials.

'Scared' Iggy Azalea pleads to judge not to let 'violent' lover come close
'Scared' Iggy Azalea pleads to judge not to let 'violent' lover come close

 Iggy Azalea is so scared of her former lover, that she is pleading with a judge not to move the case she filed against him from L.A. to his hometown, Houston.

USD 55K raised online for injured Indian graduates after crash

Five Indian engineering students, who were seriously injured in a road accident in the US state of Texas, have received financial support of USD 55,000 through an online fundraiser here.

17 US states sue to block Obama's order on immigration

A coalition of 17 US states led by Texas have filed a federal lawsuit aiming to block implementation of President Barack Obama`s executive order shielding some five million undocumented immigrants from deportation.

Egypt's militant group claims US oil worker's death

An Egyptian terror group linked to the dreaded Islamic State militants has claimed responsibility for the killing of a 58-year-old American oil worker.

Texas to execute man who lawyers say is delusional

No one disputes that Scott Panetti heavily armed, head shaved and wearing camouflage shot and killed his in-laws at their Texas Hill Country home, showering his estranged wife and 3-year-old daughter in blood.

Five children killed in Texas house fire

Authorities say five children were killed when a fire engulfed their Texas mobile home and partially collapsed the roof, which made rescue attempts impossible.

US Army base in Texas on lockdown after suspicious vehicle found

A lockdown was ordered at a US Army base in San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday evening in what a military spokesman described as a "high security incident" while adding that there was "no threat." 

Four killed, one injured in chemical plant leak in Texas

At least four workers have been killed and one seriously injured after an hazardous chemical leak at an industrial plant in the US state of Texas.