Serena Williams to play again in Texas

Serena Williams signs up to play in Toronto as comeback continues Serena Williams will continue her comeback at the National Bank Open in Toronto next month. The 40-year-old played her first singles tournament for a year at Wimbledon, losing in the first round to Harmony Tan, but was non-committal on her plans going forward. However, … Continue reading Serena Williams to play again in Texas

Texas to take urgent action against Illegal immigrants

Texas border counties are facing a migrant "invasion" and Gov. Greg Abbott, R-Texas, must expel people suspected of entering the U.S. illegally, local officials said. Several local leaders and activists said Abbott would be justified to expel migrants because the Biden administration has failed to do so, the San Antonio Express-News reported. Kinney, Goliad, Terrell, and Uvalde … Continue reading Texas to take urgent action against Illegal immigrants

US Police could have stopped Uvalde shooting within 3 minutes – Texas official

A top Texas law enforcement official said that there were enough armed police officers wearing body armor to stop the late May shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas three minutes after it began. But instead, it took about an hour and 14 minutes from when officers arrived at the school towhen they breached … Continue reading US Police could have stopped Uvalde shooting within 3 minutes – Texas official

Pope Francis ‘traumatized’ by Texas school shooting, calls for gun control

Pope Francis on Wednesday said he was "heartbroken" by the shooting at a school in Texas that killed at least 19 children and two teachers, calling for greater controls on weapons. The crowd in St. Peter's Square for his weekly general audience applauded his appeal, made a day after worst school shooting in the United … Continue reading Pope Francis ‘traumatized’ by Texas school shooting, calls for gun control

Ted Cruz says Texas might secede from the US, names Joe Rogan as potential president

Sen. Ted Cruz said Texas could secede from the US if Democrats "fundamentally destroy" the country. Ted Cruz Cruz said if things were to become "hopeless," Texas should "take" NASA, the military, and its oil. He also joked that the podcast host Joe Rogan could become the president of the new state. Cruz was speaking at … Continue reading Ted Cruz says Texas might secede from the US, names Joe Rogan as potential president

Corobavirus

Texas not ready to ease lockdown

A steady rise of coronavirus cases in Texas has forced Gov. Greg Abbott to pause his once-aggressive reopening of the state, reports NBC News. “The last thing we want to do as a state is go backwards and close down businesses," said Abbott's statement. "This temporary pause will help our state corral the spread until we … Continue reading Texas not ready to ease lockdown

‘Foul Play’ suspected in the disappearance of pretty Fort Hood soldier

Reward for anyone with useful information on the disappearance of  US soldier Vanessa Guillen has been increased to $50,000. The attorney for the Vanessa's family, Natalie Khawam, and U.S. Rep. Sylvia Garcia have stated that army investigators are using the words “foul play” as they continue the search for the 20-year-old Fort Hood soldier. Khawam, … Continue reading ‘Foul Play’ suspected in the disappearance of pretty Fort Hood soldier

Texas University shooter kills one, injures others

Two people were killed and a third was wounded on Monday in a shooting at a residence hall on the Texas A&M University campus in Commerce, the school said on social media. The wounded person was taken to a hospital, the school said. The person’s condition was not disclosed. Officials at the campus, part of … Continue reading Texas University shooter kills one, injures others

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Gunman kills shoppers at a Walmart in Texas

A gunman killed at least 20 people and wounded 26 others at a Walmart shopping center in El Paso, Texas on Saturday. Local police said they are investigating a manifesto that indicates this mass shooting could be a hate crime. El Paso police have ruled out multiple shooters, and initial reports showed that the gunman … Continue reading Gunman kills shoppers at a Walmart in Texas

Homeless serial killer may have killed more than 90 women, mostly prostitutes

A 78-year-old man sitting in prison in Texas may be among the most prolific serial killers in U.S. history, FBI crime analysts report. Image shows Samuel Little, who the police suspect to have murdered over 90 women According to the Texas Rangers, Samuel Little has confessed to 90 murders to date, and the FBI is … Continue reading Homeless serial killer may have killed more than 90 women, mostly prostitutes

‘Texas shooter passed background check,’ gun store claims

A sporting goods chain has confirmed that it sold two firearms to the man who shot up a church in a tiny South Texas community, killing 26 people. Image: Devin Kelley In a statement posted on the company’s social media, Katy, Texas-based Academy Sports & Outdoors confirmed that Devin Patrick Kelley bought the weapons from two … Continue reading ‘Texas shooter passed background check,’ gun store claims

Barack Obama’s statement on Texas Church Shooting

A heartless gunman opened fire at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas, killing 26 people and wounding 20. With the unfortunate normalcy of mass shootings in the U.S., the aftermath usually involves a polarized debate between foregoing politics while the nation heals, and, quite literally, jumping the gun on gun control reform. With each mass shooting … Continue reading Barack Obama’s statement on Texas Church Shooting