A cat has been put in “solitary confinement” by an animal shelter for letting other cats out to roam the halls.
A gunman opened fire at an off-campus college party in Texas, leaving two people dead and 14 injured before he escaped in the ensuing chaos, a sheriff has said.
A student athlete paid homage to Forrest Gump by running straight off the field during a baseball match in Texas on Wednesday.
The slow-churning remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda have left at least four people dead in Texas, with rescue crews in boats scrambling to reach stranded drivers and families trapped in their homes.
A man known as Baby Jesus, who was accused of performing stunts on his motorbike while fleeing police, has been arrested.
A gunman who killed seven people after a routine traffic stop in Texas had been fired from his job and called police and the FBI before the shooting began, authorities have said.
Seven people are dead after a man with a semi-automatic rifle opened fire during a routine traffic stop in Texas and began a terrifying rampage that ended with police gunning him down outside a cinema.
Oscar-winning actor Matthew McConaughey is to join the University of Texas as a professor in the autumn.
Viral footage shows the moment a teenager with autism walked without assistance for the first time in eight years.
A newlywed couple still wearing their tuxedo and wedding dress have been killed in a crash just minutes after they got married.
Lana Del Rey said she will donate the proceeds from her latest single to the victims of recent mass shootings in the US.
Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew has been celebrated for portraying Chewbacca underneath “a half ton of yak hair” as tributes were paid following his death.
Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew has been remembered as a “big man with an even bigger heart” following his death at the age of 74.
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.