Pupil's mother says the school would have 'taken this totally serious' if it was a male teacher who did it to a female student
A driver has been filmed swerving into a motorbike and knocking the couple riding it to the ground.
An advocacy group in Texas is singling out zoos under a new state law allowing complaints about unlawful gun restrictions to be forwarded to the state’s attorney general for potentially steep fines
The officers were from the same force responsible for the arrest of Sandra Bland, the black woman found dead in her cell
Two suspects have been taken into custody
Juan Martin Garcia was convicted of capital murder for the killing and robbery of Christian missionary Hugh Solano
Domingo and Ana Maria Chavez are found with their hands clasped together on a heart shaped pillow
The second biggest state in the union may be commonly associated with guns and religious fervour, but it's a model of success and modernisation
The local sheriff’s department has had the last laugh after a drawing widely panned as the worst police sketch ever has helped catch their suspect
The twin blasts killed three people and wounded more than 260 others at the end of the city's marathon in April 2013
Makenzie Wethington broke her pelvis, spine, shoulder, several ribs and a tooth in the fall
Even when guilt is established, the suffering inflicted upon inmates goes beyond belief
A vaguely miffed-looking man with an almost perfectly spherical head is wanted in connection with the robbery of two women in Texas, at least according to this police sketch.
Chris Christie, the embattled governor of New Jersey whose hopes for presidential nomination have been hit by revelations of alleged politically-motivated lane closures and misspending of federal aid, was dealt a new blow last night after the former Olympic sprint and long jump champion Carl Lewis accused him of “intimidation”.
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Adjust your body clock and explore an exciting city en route, says Simon Calder