US authorities were prepared Tuesday to seize $100 million worth of oil from a tanker anchored off the Texas coast after Iraq`s government told a court the oil was taken illegally from the country`s Kurdish region.
The man accused of killing four children aged 4 to 14 and their parents after entering their suburban Houston home while looking for his former wife collapsed when details of the crime were read aloud in court on Friday.
A man accused of fatally shooting four children ages 4 to 14 and their parents after entering their suburban Houston home disguised as a FedEx delivery man while looking for his former wife was charged with capital murder on Thursday.
Students and staff were evacuated from a high school in the US state of Texas Wednesday after a bomb threat on the campus, a media report said. Police with sniffer dogs searched the campus but found no explosives.
35 years after she disappeared following a fight with her husband, authorities have confirmed that skeletal remains found in a pickup truck in a lake in the US state of Texas match dental records of the 45-year-old bank teller.
An Indian-American woman in Texas kept her 10-year-old son`s body on ice for five days, claiming she was complying with Hindu rituals to preserve it while waiting for her husband to return and perform the funeral.
Lyndon Johnson`s presidency has long been viewed in the shadow of the Vietnam War, a conflict that saw American soldiers die in jungles half a world away while anti-war demonstrators chanted in the streets back home.
Washington: US President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama will attend a memorial service at Fort Hood in Texas on Wednesday to honour victims of last week`s shooting at the military base, a White House official said today.