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Rescue Animals Saved From Euthanasia And Evacuated From Storm-Hit Houston After Hurricane Harvey

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

Around 80 orphan dogs and cats from overcrowded shelters in storm-hit Houston have been saved from euthanasia and flown to new lives in California fol...

'We Thought We Were Safe': Up To 30,000 Texans Could End Up In Shelters

HuffPost | James Martin | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK

KATY, Texas ― Like most residents of her suburban neighborhood just west of Houston, Deresharee Laracuente didn’t leave ahead of Harvey’s landfa...

9 Acts Of Incredible Heroism And Bravery During Hurricane Harvey

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.08.2017 | UK

The US has been battered by Hurricane Harvey, the worst storm to hit the Houston region of Texas in 50 years. Since the storm made landfall on Friday ...

No, There's Not A Shark Swimming On The Freeway In Houston

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 28.08.2017 | UK

As thousands of people await rescue in Texas on Monday as heavy rains poured into the area surrounding Houston, the US was in the midsts of one of the...

These Dramatic Pictures Of Flooding Show Massive Impact Of Hurricane Harvey On Texas

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 27.08.2017 | UK

Pictures from Texas show the devastation being wrought by Hurricane Harvey against forecasts flooding is only going to get worse. Five people have alr...

Man Trapped Inside Cash Machine Posts SOS Notes To Incredulous Customers

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.07.2017 | UK
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We have all had bad days at the office. But a repairman in Texas had the mother of all bad workdays on Wednesday - after he found himself trapped ins...

Texas - A New Whisky Star Is Rising

Matt Chambers | Posted 30.06.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Matt Chambers

When most people think of American whiskey, they think of two states - Kentucky and Tennessee. This is not surprising as the biggest brands are produced there and the industry has history and heritage on its side. But now a new state is staking a claim for a share of the American whiskey pie. That state is Texas.

WISE WORDS: Sharleen Shares The Surprising Kindness Of A Stranger

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

For the latest in our WISE WORDS interview series - where stars from a whole range of fields share the important life lessons they’ve learned along ...

Jewish Community Offers Synagogue To Muslims Whose Mosque Burned Down

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 01.02.2017 | UK

A Jewish community in Texas has offered their synagogue to local Muslims whose mosque burned down. The Victoria Islamic Centre in Victoria, near Houst...

Woman Drowns After Sinkhole Filled With 12ft Of Water Swallows Cars

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.12.2016 | UK

A police officer has been killed and two other people were hurt when their vehicles plunged into a water-filled sinkhole in Texas. Off duty sheriff’...

In the US, The Death Penalty Has Now Become A Way of Life - Is There Any Hope?

Sam Mottahedan | Posted 23.11.2016 | UK Politics
Sam Mottahedan

Is there any hope? For now, hope seems to lie in the work of those tireless advocates who in the absurdly mundane visitation room at Polunsky courageously play the roles of social worker, friend and champion in an increasingly unforgiving world. Most of all, hope lies behind the soundproof glass, where human beings, continue to endeavour at living a meaningful life ...

300 Students Walk Woman To Class After 'Trump Supporter' Racially Abuses Her

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Hundreds of students at a university in Texas walked a woman to class after she was allegedly racially abused by a Donald Trump supporter. Natasha Nk...

Student Gymnasts Just Did The Best Mannequin Challenge Ever

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

In the past few weeks, we have seen some pretty impressive mannequin challenge attempts, with everyone from Adele to Hillary Clinton trying their hand...

Taking An Extra Chicken Nugget At This High School Will Get You Suspended

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Most teens have complained about rules at their school being overly harsh. But a high school student who was suspended for buying an extra chicken nu...

Coffee, Cream and Self-Esteem

Ever Mainard | Posted 23.07.2017 | UK Comedy
Ever Mainard

It took a lot of self-care and practice to get this awesome. People ask me all the time- "Ever, how did you get this awesome?" Actually no one's ever asked me BUT I picture them asking me. That's the same thing, right? Right. I know you're wondering it too. So I'll tell you...

Suspect In Dallas Police Shootings Warns There Are Bombs 'All Over' The City

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 08.07.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Dallas Gunman Told Police He ‘Wanted To Kill White People’ And Officers Summary: Five police officers have died Seven others were shot Gu...

Texas Man Finds Evidence Of Noah's Flood While Digging In Aunt's Garden

The Huffington Post | Paul Vale | Posted 21.03.2016 | UK

A man digging in his aunt’s garden in East Texas has found hard evidence of Noah’s flood. Wayne Propst made the historic discovery of snail fossi...

Three Ways to Experience Fort Worth's Cowboy Culture

Black Tomato | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Lifestyle
Black Tomato

The self-proclaimed City of Cowboys and Culture, Texan city Fort Worth is as worthy of a visit as its name suggests.

First Sexually Transmitted Case Of Zika Virus Reported

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 03.02.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Officials in Texas have reported a rare case of the Zika virus being spread through sexual contact rather than a mosquito bite. A patient infected ...

Texas Students Are Going To Strap Dildos To Their Bags To Protest Gun Laws

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 12.10.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Hundreds of students in Texas are planning to strap dildos to their backpacks to protest against a new law which allows people to carry guns on campus...

Arrest Of Muslim Student Who Made A Clock Prompts Online Disgust

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 16.09.2015 | UK

A 14-year-old Muslim boy was arrested after his teacher decided his homemade clock could be a bomb, prompting people to tweet they #IStandWithAhmed in...

This Texas Student Was Banned From Driving, So She Got A Barbie Jeep Instead

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 04.09.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Most people would err on the side of caution after being slapped with a drink-driving ban, but not Texan student Tara Monroe - who now cruises around ...

Teenage Father Of Two Accidentally Kills Himself Taking Selfie With Gun

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 03.09.2015 | UK

A 19-year-old man from Houston, Texas has accidentally killed himself after taking a selfie with a gun. Deleon Alonso Smith, suffered the fatal bla...

Paranoid Texans On Alert For Imaginary Jade Helm 'Invasion'

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 16.07.2015 | UK

NEW YORK -- On the command of Barack Obama, the US Army invaded Texas on Wednesday, one of several Republican southern states now subjugated under mar...

Illegal Hunters Kill 11ft Alligator That Ate Man Who Leapt Into Water Screaming 'F**k That Alligator'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK

Hunters have killed an 11-ft alligator which was responsible for the death of a 28-year-old man. Tommie Woodward was mauled to death in the early ...