Drunk driver deliberately pushes vehicle into oncoming traffic on Oklahoma highway killing 2 people in road rage incident
Drunk driver deliberately pushes vehicle into oncoming traffic on Oklahoma highway killing 2 people in road rage incident

Patrol spokeswoman Sarah Stewart said the man left the scene of the collision but was later arrested and booked into the Bryan County Jail on two counts of second-degree murder, leaving the scene of a fatal collision and felony DUI.

Donald Trump comes under fire for racist tweets against AOC and her liberal congresswomen 'squad'
Donald Trump comes under fire for racist tweets against AOC and her liberal congresswomen 'squad'

Trump says the four congresswomen of color should go back to their 'broken and crime-infested' countries, however, all of them are US citizens and only one is foreign-born

Oklahoma judge upholds state ban of common second-trimester abortion procedure with 'rogue' ruling
Oklahoma judge upholds state ban of common second-trimester abortion procedure with 'rogue' ruling

The law would prevent the use of instruments used in dilation and evacuation procedures commonly performed in the second trimester. Supporters of the ban refer to the method as 'dismemberment' abortions. 

Florida mother arrested after video of daughter licking tongue depressor at clinic and then putting it back goes viral
Florida mother arrested after video of daughter licking tongue depressor at clinic and then putting it back goes viral

Cori Ward is facing a felony charge of tampering with a consumer product without regard for possible death or bodily injury over the incident.

84-year-old Texas woman charged in 1984 murder of husband who was shot five times in the chest: 'Pure evil in disguise'
84-year-old Texas woman charged in 1984 murder of husband who was shot five times in the chest: 'Pure evil in disguise'

Norma Allbritton, 84, was arrested earlier this month for the unsolved 1984 homicide of her husband, Johnnie Allbritton

Missing 18-month-old Texas toddler found dead in landfill a day after being abducted from home in middle of night
Missing 18-month-old Texas toddler found dead in landfill a day after being abducted from home in middle of night

Dallas police said they had arrested Sendrick Johnson, 27, on Thursday and charged him with injury to a child causing serious bodily injury

Ocasio-Cortez left in tears as migrant mother describes how her child died after getting sick in 'terrible' ICE detention center
Ocasio-Cortez left in tears as migrant mother describes how her child died after getting sick in 'terrible' ICE detention center

The child reportedly had fallen ill with a high fever when she and her mother were detained in a facility in Dilley, Texas, last year.

Missing Texas man who kept 18 aggressive mixed-breed dogs was eaten by his own pack, police say
Missing Texas man who kept 18 aggressive mixed-breed dogs was eaten by his own pack, police say

Officials confirmed 58-year-old Freddie Mack's death after sending bone samples and hair found on the campus for DNA analysis

New Orleans storm swamps streets, paralyzes traffic as concerns grow about possible hurricane coming next
New Orleans storm swamps streets, paralyzes traffic as concerns grow about possible hurricane coming next

The storm was associated with a broad area of disturbed weather in the Gulf that forecasters said was on track to strengthen into a hurricane by the weekend. The system was expected to become a tropical depression by Thursday morning, a tropical storm by Thursday night and a hurricane on Friday.

Louisiana man, 36, arrested for licking ice cream and putting it back on store shelf says he just 'wanted to be famous'
Louisiana man, 36, arrested for licking ice cream and putting it back on store shelf says he just 'wanted to be famous'

Lenise Lloyd Martin III was apprehended on July 6 for his participation in the notorious #IceCreamChallenge that has seen a sea of copycat crimes across the country

Texas woman accuses American Airlines of racism after they asked her to 'cover up' as her romper was 'too distracting'
Texas woman accuses American Airlines of racism after they asked her to 'cover up' as her romper was 'too distracting'

Rowe said that she was asked to deboard and told that she would only be allowed to re-board when she had covered up her "assets". Rowe took to Twitter to talk about her experience and shared photos of her allegedly inappropriate outfit. 

Former pilot Amy McGrath jumps into 2020 Senate race to challenge majority leader Mitch McConnell
Former pilot Amy McGrath jumps into 2020 Senate race to challenge majority leader Mitch McConnell

McGrath, whose campaign announcement video in her House race showcased the viral power of social media to raise money and national profile, said she will be trying to defeat one of the most entrenched officials in Washington in McConnell

Billionaire and former presidential candidate Ross Perot dies at his Dallas home aged 89
Billionaire and former presidential candidate Ross Perot dies at his Dallas home aged 89

Perot, whose 19% of the vote in 1992 stands among the best showings by an independent candidate in the past century, died early Tuesday

Texas man charged with capital murder in shooting death of 7-year-old girl released on bond
Texas man charged with capital murder in shooting death of 7-year-old girl released on bond

Eric Black Jr., who was the getaway driver in a shooting that killed Jazmine Barnes in December 2018, has posted bail and has been released.

Copycat prankster arrested after posting video of him licking Blue Bell ice-cream and putting it back in supermarket
Copycat prankster arrested after posting video of him licking Blue Bell ice-cream and putting it back in supermarket

The man, identified as 36-year-old Lenise Martin III, has reportedly been charged with unlawful posting of criminal activity for notoriety and publicity and tampering with property

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hits back at Nancy Pelosi after she accuses far-left Democrats of living in a 'Twitter world'
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez hits back at Nancy Pelosi after she accuses far-left Democrats of living in a 'Twitter world'

Garnering support from moderate Democrats, Congress was able to approve the bill before Pelosi lambasted the progressive wing of her party for not throwing support behind the humanitarian assistance effort.

Texas family including two toddlers severely burned after man fires gun into their car triggering fireworks they were carrying
Texas family including two toddlers severely burned after man fires gun into their car triggering fireworks they were carrying

While the two children, aged one and two, were airlifted to a hospital in Galveston, the condition of the two parents is still not known

Late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs wanted to start a family and 'his children to be able to see him pitch'
Late Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs wanted to start a family and 'his children to be able to see him pitch'

The 27-year-old pitcher, who was found dead in his Texas hotel room on July 1, spoke along with his wife about his future plans in an interview

Ted Cruz slams Colin Kaepernick for selectively quoting Frederick Douglass' historic July 4 address to denounce police brutality
Ted Cruz slams Colin Kaepernick for selectively quoting Frederick Douglass' historic July 4 address to denounce police brutality

Critics pointed out he had not included some sections of the speech, where Douglass spoke of hope for the future

Blue Bell ice cream licker identified, faces up to 20 years in prison as Texas police vow to charge her with product tampering
Blue Bell ice cream licker identified, faces up to 20 years in prison as Texas police vow to charge her with product tampering

Blue Bell Ice Cream, along with the police department, released a statement saying they were on the lookout for the culprit and were working with 'law enforcement, retail partners and social media platforms'

Texas man kills himself after shooting sister dead and injuring 3 others at housewarming party
Texas man kills himself after shooting sister dead and injuring 3 others at housewarming party

The woman was already dead and the shooter died on the way to the hospital. The three other party-goers were wounded but will survive, said authorities

Missing Texas boy, 2, found dead inside neighbor's SUV, authorities trying to determine how he got inside vehicle
Missing Texas boy, 2, found dead inside neighbor's SUV, authorities trying to determine how he got inside vehicle

It is still unclear how the toddler ended up in the SUV after being reported missing the previous day; the cause of death is also to be established

4-year-old forgotten in SUV on summer day died as his body temperature soared to 110 degrees, mother arrested
4-year-old forgotten in SUV on summer day died as his body temperature soared to 110 degrees, mother arrested

Kaysen Neyland was found unresponsive inside an SUV parked in the driveway of his family's Providence Village home, nearly 10 miles east of Denton, on June 20

Donald Trump Jr. slams Nike for pulling Betsy Ross flag sneakers, asks company to use communist symbol instead
Donald Trump Jr. slams Nike for pulling Betsy Ross flag sneakers, asks company to use communist symbol instead

The company had pulled its 'Air Max 1 Quick Strike Fourth of July' on concerns that it could hurt sentiments of people for its 'connection to an era of slavery.'

2-year-old Texas boy shot to death by 2 gunmen during alleged home invasion robbery gone awry
2-year-old Texas boy shot to death by 2 gunmen during alleged home invasion robbery gone awry

Ivory West Jr., also known as TJ, his father, and a friend were sitting in the garage of their townhouse near Houston when they were ambushed by two men, who approached them and opened fire

Woman licks ice cream and puts it back in store freezer, police launch manhunt following massive outrage
Woman licks ice cream and puts it back in store freezer, police launch manhunt following massive outrage

Blue Bell Ice Cream released a statement on Tuesday saying that they are working with 'law enforcement, retail partners and social media platforms' to find the woman

Los Angeles Angels refute claims pitcher Tyler Skaggs died of a drug overdose in Texas hotel
Los Angeles Angels refute claims pitcher Tyler Skaggs died of a drug overdose in Texas hotel

The pitcher was found unresponsive in his hotel room near Dallas on Monday, just two days after his conclusive performance for the LA Angels

Man accused of murdering Mackenzie Lueck, 23, was banned from Utah State University campus in 2012 for stealing an iPad
Man accused of murdering Mackenzie Lueck, 23, was banned from Utah State University campus in 2012 for stealing an iPad

He had stopped attending class there the year before but continued to sleep on residence hall couches and keep things in a janitor's closet, police said.

Border Patrol head condemns agents' sexually explicit Facebook posts about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Border Patrol head condemns agents' sexually explicit Facebook posts about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The head of the U.S. Border Patrol says sexist and insensitive posts in a closed Facebook group are 'completely inappropriate'

Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, 27, found dead in Texas hotel room, game against Rangers postponed
Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs, 27, found dead in Texas hotel room, game against Rangers postponed

The team said it happened Monday in Texas but provided no other immediate details. Skaggs started the Angels' game Saturday night against the Athletics. Their game against the Texas Rangers on Monday night has been postponed.

Houston mayoral candidate slammed for telling teenagers they 'should keep their legs closed'
Houston mayoral candidate slammed for telling teenagers they 'should keep their legs closed'

The candidate, Dwight Boykins, said his comments at a Youth Advocacy Summit were meant to be a part of an inspirational speech

10 dead in horror plane crash at Texas airport as private jet suddenly flies into a hangar and explodes
10 dead in horror plane crash at Texas airport as private jet suddenly flies into a hangar and explodes

The Beechcraft BE-350 King Air hit an unoccupied hangar soon after 9 a.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The hangar burst into flames and black smoke billowed from the building as firefighters sprayed on water to contain the blaze.

Operation Broken Heart: 51 arrested in Texas after child sex crime ring and 'plot to make babies' is exposed
Operation Broken Heart: 51 arrested in Texas after child sex crime ring and 'plot to make babies' is exposed

The ICAC Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force posed as underage children online in the operation called Operation Broken Heart. The sting operation covered Harris, Fort Bend, and Montgomery counties of the Houston area. Among those arrested many were public employees.

Serial killer who killed 12 elderly Dallas women suspected of murdering 6 more residents in senior living home, states lawsuit
Serial killer who killed 12 elderly Dallas women suspected of murdering 6 more residents in senior living home, states lawsuit

Chermirmir, an alleged serial killer and an illegal immigrant, was arrested in 2018. He has been accused of 12 murders and is now being accused of killing six more.

10-year-old girl accidentally shoots cousins, aged 7 and 5, with shotgun she found in laundry basket at home
10-year-old girl accidentally shoots cousins, aged 7 and 5, with shotgun she found in laundry basket at home

Making a firearm available to a child is a Class C misdemeanor according to the Texas Department of Public Safety,  and can be enhanced to Class A if the child uses the gun to cause death or serious injury to themselves or someone else. 

21-year-old California student killed by three sharks while snorkeling was pulled ashore by horrified mother
21-year-old California student killed by three sharks while snorkeling was pulled ashore by horrified mother

Jordan Lindsey was snorkeling with her parents near Rose Island in the North Atlantic Ocean waters on June 26 when she was attacked by three sharks

Piers Morgan meets Paris Bennett: Killer's chilling account of stabbing 4-year-old sister 17 times to get back at mother leaves viewers horrified
Piers Morgan meets Paris Bennett: Killer's chilling account of stabbing 4-year-old sister 17 times to get back at mother leaves viewers horrified

25-year-old Paris Bennet, serving a 40-year sentence for murdering his sister Ella when he was just thirteen-years-old, said he committed the murder to get back at his mother

Morbidly obese woman bedridden for 3 years loses 596 lbs, becomes 'My 600-lb Life's' most successful patient
Morbidly obese woman bedridden for 3 years loses 596 lbs, becomes 'My 600-lb Life's' most successful patient

The woman, who originally weighed 751lbs (53.6 stone), was completely immobile, largely because of a 43lb lymphedema on her leg, which was a painful swelling that left her in acute pain when she attempted to stand

Ocasio-Cortez mocks Beto O'Rourke, Cory Booker for speaking in Spanish, compares Democratic debate to 'high school classroom'
Ocasio-Cortez mocks Beto O'Rourke, Cory Booker for speaking in Spanish, compares Democratic debate to 'high school classroom'

2020 Democratic presidential candidates Beto O'Rourker and Senator Cory Booker answered a few questions in Spanish during the first primary debate on Wednesday

Sherin Mathews' dad jailed for life after expert rejects his claims that she 'choked to death on milk' before he dumped her body near drain
Sherin Mathews' dad jailed for life after expert rejects his claims that she 'choked to death on milk' before he dumped her body near drain

39-year-old Wesley Mathews was sentenced after pleading guilty to a charge of intentionally and knowingly causing serious bodily injury to a child

Heartbroken mother of drowned Salvadoran migrant mourns loss: 'They died in each other's arms'
Heartbroken mother of drowned Salvadoran migrant mourns loss: 'They died in each other's arms'

Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter Valeria were swept away by the current near Matamoros, Mexico, and Brownsville, Texas, this week. A grim photo shows the girl tucked inside her father's shirt for protection with her arm draped over his neck.

Megan Rapinoe says she won't go to 'the f*****g White House', Trump hits back saying she should 'win before she talks'
Megan Rapinoe says she won't go to 'the f*****g White House', Trump hits back saying she should 'win before she talks'

US soccer star Megan Rapinoe's comments came just a day after the US leader said it was inappropriate for her to refuse to sing the national anthem or cross her heart while it was being played

Baton Rouge teenager shoots 'extremely violent' father dead 11 years after being forcibly taken away from family
Baton Rouge teenager shoots 'extremely violent' father dead 11 years after being forcibly taken away from family

17-year-old Anthony Templet was arrested by deputies earlier this month at a home on Gray Moss Avenue in Baton Rouge after he called 911 and admitted to shooting his father Burt Templet

Shocking image of drowned Salvadoran dad and his 2-year-old daughter at US-Mexico border sparks outrage
Shocking image of drowned Salvadoran dad and his 2-year-old daughter at US-Mexico border sparks outrage

The searing photograph highlights the perils faced by mostly Central American migrants fleeing violence and poverty and hoping for asylum in the US

Texas woman suffocates her 8-year-old son with a pillow because 'demons told her to sacrifice him'
Texas woman suffocates her 8-year-old son with a pillow because 'demons told her to sacrifice him'

The mother had been charged earlier in an incident last year when police were called to a clothing store off State Highway 183 about a mother who was dragging her son around the store

Texas mom who fatally ran over 3-year-old son with her SUV twice during game of chicken charged
Texas mom who fatally ran over 3-year-old son with her SUV twice during game of chicken charged

Lexi Stagg is being charged with criminally negligent homicide after her 3-year-old child Lord Renfro was hit and run over by her Lincoln Navigator SUV while she was behind the wheel

Maleah Davis laid to rest in custom-designed 'My Little Pony' casket in private funeral service
Maleah Davis laid to rest in custom-designed 'My Little Pony' casket in private funeral service

The four-year-old's body was finally found on May 30, a month after she was last seen, dumped in a garbage bag near a freeway outside of Hope, Arkansas

19-year-old charges through Phoenix airport security checkpoint, injures five officers before he is taken down
19-year-old charges through Phoenix airport security checkpoint, injures five officers before he is taken down

The suspect was identified as Tyrese Garner from Texas and has been charged with criminal trespassing and resisting arrest, which are felonies, as well as five counts of misdemeanor assault

Children detained at border don't need soaps, toothbrushes and beds to be 'safe and sanitary', argues Justice Dept lawyer
Children detained at border don't need soaps, toothbrushes and beds to be 'safe and sanitary', argues Justice Dept lawyer

The federal government, earlier this month, also scrapped English language classes, recreational programs like soccer games and legal aid for detained children

Maleah Davis' casket has rainbows, her favorite cartoon; father shares heartbreaking photos ahead of funeral
Maleah Davis' casket has rainbows, her favorite cartoon; father shares heartbreaking photos ahead of funeral

Maleah Davis' father shared two images of his late daughter's coffin which was custom designed with images from her favorite cartoon 'My Little Pony'

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