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After 60 years, priest jailed for life for murdering Texas beauty queen who came to him for confession

After 60 years, priest jailed for life for murdering Texas beauty queen who came to him for confession

John Feit, a visiting priest in McAllen, Texas, was convicted on Thursday of premeditated murder in the death of Irene Garza, then 25 in 1960.

Dec 09, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Last photo of a gangster couple, clicked before they were killed, goes viral

Last photo of a gangster couple, clicked before they were killed, goes viral

A photograph of a loved-up gangster couple, that was clicked shortly before they were gunned down, has gone viral.

Dec 07, 2017, 10:39 AM IST
US soldier killed in non-combat incident in Iraq

US soldier killed in non-combat incident in Iraq

The soldier was assigned to the 1st Armored Division at Fort Bliss in Texas.

Nov 28, 2017, 09:54 AM IST

US lawmaker apologizes for sexually explicit photo

A US lawmaker from Texas apologized on Wednesday for an explicit photo released on the internet, saying he had erred in judgment when pursuing consensual sexual relationships with women.

Nov 23, 2017, 05:41 AM IST
Texas shooter who killed 26 bought animals for 'target practice', claims former colleague

Texas shooter who killed 26 bought animals for 'target practice', claims former colleague

Texas shooter Devin Kelley, who killed 26 people inside a church, bought animals from an advertisements website and had used dogs as "target practice", according to the gunman's former Air Force colleague.

Nov 10, 2017, 17:31 PM IST
18-month-old baby, pregnant lady, 3 generations of a family among US church shooting victims

18-month-old baby, pregnant lady, 3 generations of a family among US church shooting victims

An 18-month-old child, a pregnant mother of five and three generations of a single family were among the victims of a gunman who opened fire on a church in a rural Texas community on Sunday, killing at least 26 people.

Nov 07, 2017, 07:07 AM IST
Texas church shooting: Gunman's motive 'domestic', not racial or religious

Texas church shooting: Gunman's motive 'domestic', not racial or religious

A gunman armed with an assault rifle opened fire on a small-town Texas church during Sunday morning services killing 26 people. 

Nov 06, 2017, 23:09 PM IST
Texas church shooting: At least 26 dead, Donald Trump says 'our hearts are broken'

Texas church shooting: At least 26 dead, Donald Trump says 'our hearts are broken'

US media outlets had identified the shooter as a 26-year-old veteran who had faced a court-martial and was dishonorably discharged from the Air Force.

Nov 06, 2017, 07:03 AM IST
US church shooting: Donald Trump, Texas Governor offer condolences

US church shooting: Donald Trump, Texas Governor offer condolences

Many people were shot when a gunman opened fire during Sunday morning services at a Baptist church in Texas.

Nov 06, 2017, 02:21 AM IST
Here are the worst mass shootings in US history

Here are the worst mass shootings in US history

A shooting at a Baptist church in Texas on Sunday resulted in multiple casualties. 

Nov 06, 2017, 01:47 AM IST
Texas church shooting: At least 20 dead, gunman neutralised

Texas church shooting: At least 20 dead, gunman neutralised

The mass shooting on Sunday in US took place at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs.

Nov 06, 2017, 00:41 AM IST
Woman kills two daughters, tries to shoot husband too but gun malfunctions

Woman kills two daughters, tries to shoot husband too but gun malfunctions

In a shocking incident, a Texas mother on Thursday shot her two daughters - aged 7 and 5 years - dead in her home.

Nov 04, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
US: Body found during search 'most likely' of 3-year-old missing Indian girl Sherin Mathews

US: Body found during search 'most likely' of 3-year-old missing Indian girl Sherin Mathews

The US police have discovered the body of a girl child, which they say is 'most likely' of a three-year-old Indian girl Sherin Mathews, who had vanished on October 7 after her adoptive father Wesley Mathews told her to stand outside their home in the middle of the night as punishment for not drinking her milk.

Oct 23, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins US Grand Prix but made to wait for title

Formula One: Lewis Hamilton wins US Grand Prix but made to wait for title

Hamilton, presented with the winner`s trophy by former U.S. president Bill Clinton, now looks sure to finish off the job and become Britain`s first four times world champion in Mexico next weekend.

Oct 23, 2017, 08:45 AM IST

Texas delays serial killer execution amid last-minute revelations

Texas delayed a confessed serial killer`s execution Wednesday to investigate last-minute revelations that potentially connect him to another murder for which someone else is awaiting execution.

Oct 19, 2017, 06:39 AM IST
Drones being used to search missing 3-year-old Indian girl in US

Drones being used to search missing 3-year-old Indian girl in US

Police in Richardson, Texas, are using drones in the search of missing 3-year-old Indian girl who mysteriously disappeared 11 days ago after her foster father left her in an alley at 3 am for not drinking her milk.

Oct 18, 2017, 15:14 PM IST
3-year-old Indian girl missing in US after 'punishment' by father, cops suspect foulplay

3-year-old Indian girl missing in US after 'punishment' by father, cops suspect foulplay

A three-year-old Indian girl has been missing in Texas for more than a week after her father allegedly punished her by making stand outside home at 3 am.

Oct 15, 2017, 13:02 PM IST
Donald Trump defends Puerto Rico effort, but his tweets draw new criticism

Donald Trump defends Puerto Rico effort, but his tweets draw new criticism

Trump`s criticism of Cruz and of Puerto Ricans` efforts drew sharp retorts from mainland politicians, even from within his own Republican Party.

Oct 01, 2017, 23:05 PM IST
Indian-American couple donates USD 250,000 for Harvey relief

Indian-American couple donates USD 250,000 for Harvey relief

Bhandari is the owner and CEO of the BioUrja Group, an energy and agricultural commodity trading company based out of Houston with offices around the world.

Sep 25, 2017, 08:53 AM IST
Hurricane Harvey: Second Indian student, rescued from Texas lake, dies

Hurricane Harvey: Second Indian student, rescued from Texas lake, dies

A 25-year-old Indian student died in Houston, after nearly drowning in a swollen lake where Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc.

Sep 04, 2017, 08:53 AM IST