Texas

Turbulence on diverted United flight leaves 12 in hospital

A transatlantic United Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Ireland on Wednesday after the plane was hit by severe turbulence that left 12 people in need of hospital...

Newborn dies from Zika virus in Texas

A newborn child died in Texas shortly after birth due to complications stemming from the Zika virus, becoming the state's first Zika-related fatality, health authorities said Tuesday.

Austin police launch manhunt after shootings leave one dead

Police in Austin, Texas, said they were scouring the US city for an armed suspect early Sunday after two separate shootings left one woman dead and five others injured.

One dead, several wounded in Texas shooting: emergency services

A woman in her 30s has died and several people are wounded following a shooting in Austin, in the US state of Texas, early Sunday, emergency services said.

Dallas in shock: Five officers dead as snipers disrupt protest

Dallas, Texas, emerged from a night of horror Friday that left five police officers dead, but with no certainty about what prompted the attacks and whether they have sidelined all the perpetrators...

US Supreme Court strikes down controversial Texas abortion law

The US Supreme Court on Monday overturned two key parts of an abortion law passed by the state of Texas that opponents said was unconstitutional because it unduly restricted a woman's right to the...