Texas woman accused of mailing bombs to assassinate former President Barack Obama and a state governor

Former President Barack Obama speaks at the inaugural Obama Foundation Summit on October 31, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by AFP) A woman in the US state of Texas has been charged with mailing explosive devices designed to assassinate former President Barack Obama and a state governor. Julia Poff on Thursday stood accused of sending […]

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Texas lawmakers, protesters clash over immigration

The Texas House of Representatives has become the scene of clashes between lawmakers and a group of protesters who objected to the state’s adoption of US President Donald Trump’s so-called “sanctuary cities” anti-immigration directive. Hundreds of protesters gathered on the House floor on Monday, calling on the state representatives to drop support for Senate Bill […]

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Texas leading 13-state coalition backing US President Donald Trump’s controversial Muslim ban

Demonstrators rally during a protest against President Donald Trump’s proposed travel ban and suspension of the country’s refugee program, New York City, March 16, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Led by Texas, 13 US states have formed a coalition to defend President Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban against people from several Muslim countries. The ban, which […]

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