The father held off hospital staff and police for three hours with his gun
The Houston Police Department is mourning the death of one of their beloved patrol horses — Charlotte.
The 19-month-old had been left alone with her three siblings at their home in Houston
Even when guilt is established, the suffering inflicted upon inmates goes beyond belief
There's was much foreboding in the Washington air over the prospect of a federal government shutdown. But what happens now that the government has been forced to rein in all its non-essential spending?
Tamu Massif is as big as the British isles and was formed roughly 145 million years ago
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Deal would leave four airlines in control of 80% of American commercial air travel market - leading to fears over higher fares and fees
Two weeks after Democrat State Senator Wendy Davis's filibuster, her opponents have regrouped
Miller Barber, who died on 11 June at the age of 82, was a golfer with a unique swing who made the most combined starts on the PGA and Champions tours. Nicknamed “Mr X,” he played in 1,297 tournaments on the PGA Tour and the 50-and-over circuit. He won 11 times in 694 PGA Tour starts and added 24 victories in 603 events on the Champions Tour.
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Many of those killed are thought to have been volunteer firefighters
Second-round 70 leaves former World No 1 on cusp of elimination in Masters warm-up event
His aim was to convey precise information rather than seeking to make our pulses race
Brothers believed to have been pushing a broken down vehicle at the time of the incident
Rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III ran for a touchdown as the Washington Redskins won the NFC East title by beating the Dallas Cowboys 28-18 late on Sunday. The Redskins will host the Seattle Seahawks next Sunday in the play-offs.