33-year-old collapsed from a suspected brain clot in November
Wendy Davis, the Texas State Senator who shot to political fame with her filibuster last year against new curbs on abortion, is fighting to protect her nascent bid for governor amidst savage, deeply personal attacks from the conservative right after small discrepancies emerged in her much touted hard-scrabble life story.
Edgar Tamayo's death was delayed by three hours as the US Supreme Court heard last-minute appeals
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.
Aspiring singer Rodrigo Ruiz alleges that the 44-year-old star promised to help him further his music career if he sent her naked photos of himself with his demo CDs
A panel of the 5th US Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a federal judge's approval of a multi-billion dollar settlement between BP Plc and businesses and individuals who lost money and property in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
With Arctic winds plummeting temperatures to -50C, much of North America has shut down as authorities warn of the life-threatening freeze
Decision to scrap outsourcing of controversial polygraph tests is latest blow to Government's privatisation plans following scandals involving G4S and Serco
TAO was established in 1997 to hack into global communications systems at a time when fewer than 2 per cent of the world’s population had access to the internet
A round-up of the major events and talking points in the NFL
The singer died at his Texas ranch after undergoing treatment for cancer
Texan teen given parole after mowing down four people while drunk – but his family is so wealthy he believed his actions had no consequences
I’ve spent the last week overdosing on Kennedy porn. I’ve watched so many documentaries about what happened on that awful day in Dallas 50 years ago that my own head is ready to explode. I feel somehow guilty being so obsessed with the tragic death of a man but, like so many others, I am.
Kennedy family members gathered at his grave in Arlington cemetery
The extreme libertarian is coming to London challenge the global financial system
A debatable non-call on Monday night will steal the headlines, but week 11 saw the gap between the haves and have-nots increase further