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West Nile Virus is a well-known, mosquito-transmitted virus. Recently, in Massachusetts, a 60-year-old man was reportedly diagnosed with West Nile Virus. Authorities are uncertain of where the man was exposed to infected mosquitoes, but it was confirmed that he is being treated for a very rare case of the virus. Most West Nile Virus patients,… Read more »
It’s back to the drawing board for SpaceX. On Friday, August 22, private spaceflight company SpaceX launched the latest reusable rocket prototype at its testing facilities, only to watch it explode and fall out of the sky over MacGregor, Texas. The detonation occurred when the unmanned rocket’s systems detected an anomaly and triggered its own… Read more »
In general, the police are men and women who put their lives on the line to uphold the law. They are supposed to be shining pillars of authority in people’s communities. Here on The Inquisitr, we’ve reported on the sacrifices police officers have to endure just to make a living, such as one pregnant cop… Read more »
It all started with a 13-year-old prankster in Louisville trying to have a ...
The father of Ethan Couch, who famously dodged prison time for murder ...
Rick Perry was booked on abuse of power charges late Tuesday in an Austin courthouse. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Republican Texas Governor was indicted last week on felony charges which alleged he was attempting to force Democratic district attorney from office by issuing a funding veto. District attorney Rosemary Lehmberg had been… Read more »
Residents of Houston, Texas, experienced an incredible UFO sighting last ...
Open carry and gun rights marches “need to end” according to Texas Democrat Sheila Jackson Lee. Lee, the Representative from Houston, drew mocking comments earlier this year when she referenced the Constitution as being 400 years old. The gun control advocate stated at a weekend event that a gun rights group need not bother attempting… Read more »
Rick Perry was expected to turn himself in and pose for the required mugshot as early as today, but the judge involved in the case decided against ordering an arrest warrant for the Texas Governor. Perry would not have had to spend any time behind bars, but was prepared to follow the formal surrender process… Read more »
As The Inquisitr reported yesterday, Texas Governor Rick Perry became the ...
As previously reported by The Inquisitr’s Dustin Wicksell, an 809 lb. ...
Farrah Abraham, former Teen Mom star, has made the move from sex tapes to ...
The illegal immigrant driver responsible for a high-speech chase that lasted less than two minutes and killed six people pressed down hard on the gas pedal because he was afraid of deportation, his girlfriend said. The deadly crash occurred in League City, Texas, on Sunday evening. Juan Garcia Ahuezoteco has been identified as the illegal… Read more »
A 19-year-old Texas youth, Jacob Lavoro, accused of baking a batch of pot brownies, was back in court last week as his lawyers attempted to get him out of a possible life sentence — a punishment Lavoro is facing even though he has no previous criminal record. Lavoro was arrested back in April after a… Read more »
Jerry Jones is a football legend. A star running back is for Little Rock ...
The Texas principal fired after stating she wanted English spoken in the classroom is now sharing her side of the story. Amy Lacey was the principal of Hempstead Middle School until she made national news headlines earlier this year after instructing students not to speak Spanish in the classroom. The Hempstead Independent School Board placed… Read more »
Border Patrol agent Javier Vega Jr. was murdered in front of his family by two illegal immigrants. The pair of men, who confessed to the crime on Monday, had been deported from the United State multiple times prior to the killing. Gustavo Tijerina, 30, and Ismael Hernandez, 40, were arraigned for the murder of Javier… Read more »
A San Antonio angler brought in the catch of a lifetime when he landed a massive tiger shark, weighing 809 pounds, just 5 miles from Port Aransas in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday night. KSAT 12 reports that Ryan Springs, who calls the North Side of San Antonio home, hooked the shark just after… Read more »
Illegal immigrants are crossing the Texas border into the United States from 75 different countries, some known for terrorist ties and others locations where Ebola is present, according to a new Border Patrol report and Governor Rick Perry’s comments to CNN. The Border Patrol report stated that most of the human smuggling going on at… Read more »
A Texas tax collector in Tarrant County added “four simple words” to his office stationary – “In God We Trust” — and sparked a nationwide debate. Those opposed to the added phrase feel tax collector Ron Wright violated the separation of church and state by including the statement. “In God We Trust” is also emblazoned… Read more »
Texas Governor Rick Perry is calling once again for more boots on the ground to stop the massive influx of illegal immigrants into the United States. The Lone Star State leader has been outspoken in his opposition to the way the Obama administration has enforced border security. While on a recent fundraising tour in the… Read more »
A group of gun rights advocates in Austin, Texas, demonstrating in support of “open carry” laws, which would allow them to carry their guns in public, found themselves the target of an unusual counter-protest Saturday when two women bearing signs reading “More Boobs, Less Guns,” and also baring their breasts, attempted to disrupt the open… Read more »
Citizens of Earth have been cautioned on timeless occasions to control their consumption of fossil fuels and rely more on sustainable and renewable resources. Many countries, including America, openly support the practice of sustainable living. Then why are the states of Florida and Texas trying to curb the good-for-mother-nature practice? Living off the grid as… Read more »
Illegal immigrants walking across the Texas border which have been deemed “unaccompanied children” by government officials and the media are not necessarily unsuspecting and vulnerable youngsters, according to a new Pew poll. The report by the research center found that approximately 90 percent of the illegal immigrant children are teenagers. Pew utilized government statistics and… Read more »
Rick Perry is ordering the National Guard to the Texas border. Governor Perry appears to have grown tired of waiting for the federal government to secure the border and is opting to take the actions he deems necessary to protect his state and its citizens. Governor Perry is expected to give details regarding his plans… Read more »
Central Texas Tea Party members organized a protest to urge local lawmakers to pass a resolution banning the transportation of illegal immigrants to the town of Temple and Bell County. The illegal immigration protest was just one of many similar events going on around the country as the federal government buses and flies illegal aliens… Read more »
An upscale hotel will not be used to house illegal immigrant children after all. Due to a vocal outpouring of opposition about the use of millions of taxpayer dollars, the federal government nixed plans to use the Palm Aire Hotel for the tens of thousands of unaccompanied children who illegally crossed the Texas border. The… Read more »
Legendary Texas blues guitarist, singer, and producer Johnny Winter has passed away at the age of 70. News of Winter’s death was first reported by American Blues Scene and the guitarist’s representative, Carla Parisi confirmed Thursday that Winter passed away Wednesday in a hotel room in Zurich. Johnny, who was the elder brother of fellow… Read more »
An ad for foster parents for illegal immigrant children in California promises $6,054 per month for those who sign up and successfully complete the 45-day approval process. The migrant children ad appeared in a Penny Saver in Murrieta. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, hundreds of protesters stopped busloads of illegal aliens from being transported… Read more »
Bowe Bergdahl is slated to return to active duty as early as today. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Sergeant Bergdahl was held by the Taliban for five years and was recently exchanged for five Guantanamo detainees, sparking immense backlash in the process. Bergdahl will take a position at Army North headquarters in Fort Sam… Read more »
A scabies outbreak has halted illegal immigrant transfer to San Diego County. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection issued a notice that all flights carrying the children, teens, and adults who crossed the Texas border illegally would were on hold because of the health risk. Immigration officials also noted that the illegal aliens already processed… Read more »
Rick Perry toured the Texas border earlier this afternoon to review the areas where illegal immigrants are crossing and to speak with federal law enforcement officers patrolling the Rio Grande and Anzalduas Park area. Governor Perry had invited Barack Obama to join him on the tour while the president was in the state to attend… Read more »
Food stamps have always been a much-needed support system for people who weren’t able to make decent income to buy food. However, it has been discovered that this ultra-essential commodity is being blatantly siphoned off for vacations or even to earn a handsome profit. Following two separate incidents, it became clear that food stamps are… Read more »
President Obama is asking American taxpayers via Congress to pony-up $3.7 billion to address the illegal immigration problem along the Texas border. Governor Rick Perry says he has been sending letters to the Obama administration since 2010 to get help securing the border to stop the massive influx of illegal aliens, but the missives have… Read more »
Rick Perry challenged President Barack Obama to come tour the Texas border and experience the illegal immigration problem first hand while in the state this week. Governor Perry reportedly declined and invite to meet President Obama on the tarmac and shake hands. White House officials are now telling media outlets that while the president still… Read more »
Aransas Pass Animal Control has upset more than just the locals of the Texas ...
The news, unfortunately, is too often filled with stories of police officers doing terrible things. So when a story like this one out of Victoria, Texas, comes along, it provides a welcome reminder that most police want to help. And that some officers will go above and beyond the call to show their fellow citizens… Read more »
Barack Obama calls them a “humanitarian crisis.” Nancy Pelosi calls them an “opportunity.”An angry crowd in El Centro, California says we should “Send them back.” Rick Perry agrees and further ratchets up the rhetoric by calling on President Barack Obama to come see the “humanitarian crisis” firsthand if he’s really all that concerned about the… Read more »
As KIWANIS club members began to set up for the annual Fourth of July fireworks show, there was an accident just outside the Comanche High School this morning. Something triggered the fireworks as they were being unloaded and caused an explosion. Local chiropractor and licensed pyrotechnician, Dr Russell Reynolds, was killed in the explosion. He… Read more »
It’s World UFO Day today. Appropriately, some UFOs were recently sighted across Texas. According to OpenMinds.tv, witnesses reported a low-flying square shaped UFO over Austin, Texas on June 25 starting at 9:25pm. The UFO had four lights and emitted a low humming sound. Another UFO with the same description was spotted right after the first… Read more »
The Mega Millions numbers that came up in Tuesday’s drawing matched none of the more than 13.7 million tickets sold for the first new set of numbers, three days after the eighth Mega Millions winner of 2014. There have now been 52 Mega Millions drawings in 2014. In all 105 drawings last year, Mega Millions… Read more »
Protesters blocked buses of illegal immigrants being transported into Murrieta, California. The town was told by the local U.S. Border Patrol department to expect nearly 150 such busloads of “migrant families” and “undocumented migrants” about every 72 hours. The mayor of Murrieta is wondering who will pay for the resources used by the hundreds to… Read more »
Mega Millions is on a roll in 2014. The nationwide lottery saw its eighth jackpot winner of the year in Friday’s drawing, a pace seeming to defy the game’s odds which give players about a one in 259 million chance of winning. The winning ticket was sold in the tiny town of Moulton, Texas, about… Read more »
The Richmond Police Department released video footage of a brave police ...
A father and daughter duo from Houston, Texas, took the law into their own ...
The estimated 5 million feral hogs currently laying waste to the American ...
Illegal immigration on the Mexican border is overwhelming the system and turning boundaries in the southern states into a “disaster area” according to Texas Governor Rick Perry. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, thousands of illegal immigrant children have been pouring across the border from Central American and being housed in cramped conditions in government-run… Read more »
A Texas man was ordered to remove an American flag from his apartment balcony because flying the red, white, and blue was deemed a “threat to the Muslim community.” Duy Tran moved into his new Houston apartment just a few days ago, and nearly immediately proudly hung the flag from his new dwelling. Equally quickly,… Read more »