Hailstones the size of baseballs have been falling in Texas, with local residents describing the deluge as “devasatating”.
A plane was forced to make an emergency landing after screens used by the pilot went blank mid-flight.
Petco has shown that all pets really are welcome after a couple stunned shoppers by bringing in their enormous steer bull.
Beto O’Rourke’s advisers have begun speaking to Democratic political strategists about positions in a national campaign as the former Texas congressman promises to announce a decision on a 2020 presidential run soon.
Joe Cuba’s only request for his 100th birthday was to receive 100 cards. Now he has thousands.
A baby’s joyous relationship with her reflection is taking the internet by storm.
A “concerned citizen” who went to an abandoned house to smoke weed was surprised to find a caged tiger.
US president Donald Trump has travelled to Texas to push his immigration policies but turned first to mocking a former Democratic congressman now mulling a presidential run.
A zoo is making an unusual offer to singles on Valentine’s Day – name a cockroach after your ex and keepers will feed it to a hungry meerkat.
A pensioner who fell ill in a remote area of Scotland was rescued after his distress signal was picked up in the US.
An MMA fighter suspected over two murders who escaped from a prison van in Texas was recaptured less than a mile away still wearing his jail-issue orange jumpsuit, police have said.
Dundee are planning to plunder the United States for top young talent to bolster their improving youth set-up.
Huge hailstones have been falling overnight in Texas amid severe storms across the US state.
Celebrities have called for tighter gun controls in the United States following the deaths of 10 people at a high school in Texas.
A driver has captured a dramatic road rage incident which broke out in a Walmart car park.
This is the moment an adorable puppy caused “quite a stir” after getting her head stuck in a car wheel.
A border wall between the US and Mexico will harm endangered plants and animals and cause trouble for the growing ecotourism industry in Texas, scientists say.
Texas were joined on stage by special guest Clare Grogan ahead of the band's sold-out performance in Dundee this Sunday.
Leonardo DiCaprio’s foundation has donated one million dollars (£775,000) to relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Harvey, adding to growing pledges from Hollywood stars.
Dundee is set to host another high-profile concert this year after it was revealed a popular Scots band is coming to the city.