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Indian-American couple found dead in apparent murder-suicide in Texas

They found the bodies of Sreenivas Nakirekanti, 51, and his wife, 46-year-old Shanti Nakirekanti at the scene.

Feb 19, 2019, 14:03 PM IST

Texas: Woman kills 12-feet-long alligator for eating her 'miniature horse'

According to the report, Judy Cochran -- a great-grandmother -- used a high-powered rifle and slaughtered the 580 lb reptile with a single bullet at a pond in Goodrich.

Sep 20, 2018, 21:03 PM IST

US: Texas former policeman jailed 15 years for murder of black teen

The same jury that convicted Roy Oliver, 38, of murder on Tuesday in the death of Jordan Edwards, 15, deliberated for several hours before deciding his prison sentence.

Aug 30, 2018, 10:09 AM IST

Indian-origin boy spells 'koinonia'' correctly, wins Spelling Bee

Students aced obscure words like lophophytosis, pseudepigrapha and ooporphyrin, while others struck out on loratadine, perduellion and paillasson. 

Jun 01, 2018, 11:13 AM IST

Strong finish puts a smile on Anirban Lahiri's face; 21-year-old Aaron Wise wins Dallas title

An eagle and a couple of birdies helped Anirban Lahiri score four-under in his last three holes as he finished tied 26th at the AT&T Byron Nelson Championships.

May 21, 2018, 19:30 PM IST

Anirban Lahiri slips in windy and gusty conditions at Byron Nelson

 Anirban Lahiri missed a bunch of putts in windy conditions to return a one-over-72 card as he slipped from Tied-20 to Tied-42 on the third day of the AT&T Byron Nelson.

May 20, 2018, 20:41 PM IST

Smiling Pakistani girl among 10 killed in Texas school shooting

Eight students and two teachers fell victim to gunfire at a high school outside Houston on Friday morning, becoming the latest casualties in a wave of deadly school shootings in the United States in recent years.

May 20, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

Andrew Landry wins Texas Open for PGA Tour breakthrough

Andrew Landry built a big lead and held on for his first PGA Tour victory, a two-stroke triumph at the Texas Open in San Antonio on Sunday.

Apr 23, 2018, 11:19 AM IST

Zach Johnson birdies 18 to grab share of Texas Open lead

Zach Johnson, seeking his first victory since the 2015 British Open, closed with a six-feet birdie putt to seize a share of the lead Saturday at the PGA Texas Open.

Apr 22, 2018, 11:09 AM IST

Golf: Zach Johnson surges into tie for lead at Texas Open

Former British Open champ Zach Johnson played his way into a share of the lead at the halfway stage of the Texas Open, reeling off four straight birdies en route to a seven-under 65.

Apr 21, 2018, 10:02 AM IST

Golf: Bubba Watson takes WGC Match-Play crown, denies Justin Thomas No.1 rank

The 39-year-old American joined Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy, Phil Mickelson and Ernie Els as the only players with multiple major and WGC wins.

Mar 26, 2018, 08:42 AM IST

Sixth apparent explosion in Texas, police say unrelated to bombings

A sixth explosion further rattled the city of Austin, Texas late Tuesday, but authorities quickly determined it was not related to a series of package bombs that have killed two people. 

Mar 21, 2018, 07:23 AM IST

US teammates Jordan Spieth, Patrick Reed draw same Match Play group at World Golf Championships

Spieth and Reed have teamed to great effect in two Ryder Cups and last year's Presidents Cup but will meet as Match Play opponents for the first time.

Mar 20, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Second US winter storm forces hundreds of flight cancellations

A second winter storm in as many weeks is causing hundreds of flight cancellations across the United States, airlines reported on Tuesday, potentially dealing a further blow to carriers' first quarter outlooks. 

Jan 17, 2018, 10:05 AM IST

Texas woman damages $300,000 art on her first date

A woman in Texas, who was on her first date with a notable lawyer, caused a damage to his art collection that worth nearly $300,000.

Dec 30, 2017, 15:10 PM IST

From ragpicker to US college undergraduate, Salman's incredible journey an inspiration to all

While his mother was a ragpicker, Salman sold books at the traffic signals.  

Dec 28, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

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

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

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