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Islamic State claims responsibility for Texas cartoon exhibit attack| Reuters

May 06, 2015

Islamic State claims responsibility for Texas cartoon exhibit attack| Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Islamic State militant group took responsibility on Tuesday for a failed attack on a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad in which two gunmen were killed, with U.S. #Economy #Sports #United States #Syria #Middle East #United Kingdom #Copyright #Latin America #Texas #Entertainment #Mexico #lifestyle
Islamic State claims Texas attack, first in US

May 05, 2015

Islamic State claims Texas attack, first in US

The Islamic State group claimed on Tuesday its first attack on US soil, a shooting at an anti-Muslim event in Texas over the weekend showcasing cartoons mocking the Prophet Mohammed. #America #US #NewsTracker #Texas #Jihadi #islamic-state
Texas gunman had tweeted affiliation to Islamic State before carrying out attack

May 05, 2015

Texas gunman had tweeted affiliation to Islamic State before carrying out attack

Elton Simpson, 30, had linked himself to Islamic State in a tweet posted just before the attack, a federal law enforcement source said. #US #NewsTracker #Texas #gunmen #islamic-state #Prophet Mohammed cartoon contest
Attack at Prophet Mohammad cartoon contest: FBI knew Texas gunman for the past 6 years

May 05, 2015

Attack at Prophet Mohammad cartoon contest: FBI knew Texas gunman for the past 6 years

Elton Simpson one of the men suspected in the Texas shootings outside a contest featuring cartoons of the Prophet Muhammad was known to FBI since 2016. #NewsTracker #FBI #Texas #gunman #Prophet Mohammad #Garland
Police raid home of gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas| Reuters

May 04, 2015

Police raid home of gunman in Mohammad cartoon attack in Texas| Reuters

GARLAND, Texas (Reuters) - Police and FBI on Monday searched the Arizona apartment of one of two gunmen shot dead on Sunday after they allegedly opened fire outside a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad. Citing a senior Federal Bureau of Investigation official, ABC News identified one of the gunmen as Elton Simpson, an Arizona man who was the target of a terror investigation. FBI agents and a bomb squad were searching Simpson's Phoenix home, ABC said #Business #Sports #India #France #Middle East #Africa #Italy #Latin America #Texas #Entertainment #opinion #lifestyle
Texas: Two armed attackers killed at Prophet Mohammad cartoon contest

May 04, 2015

Texas: Two armed attackers killed at Prophet Mohammad cartoon contest

Two armed men who opened fire on a security officer outside of a provocative contest for cartoon depictions of the Prophet Muhammad have been killed, authorities in the Dallas suburb of Garland said Sunday night. #NewsTracker #Texas #prophet #Prophet Mohammad #armed men #Muhammad #cartoon contest
Mexico: 92 kidnapped migrants rescued near Texas border

Apr 28, 2015

Mexico: 92 kidnapped migrants rescued near Texas border

Federal police have rescued 92 kidnapped migrants from a safe house in a city along the Texas border, authorities said Monday. #NewsTracker #Texas #Human Rights #Mexico #Migrants #Gulf cartel
Hindu temple vandalised in US, symbols of devil worship painted on door

Apr 20, 2015

Hindu temple vandalised in US, symbols of devil worship painted on door

In the latest attack on Hindu houses of worship in the US, a temple has been vandalised in Texas. #World #India #Religion #US #NewsTracker #Hinduism #Texas #communalism #Hindu temple #Mara Salvatrucha
Real 'American Sniper' killer sentenced to life in prison

Feb 25, 2015

Real 'American Sniper' killer sentenced to life in prison

Jurors reached a verdict Tuesday in the trial of a former Marine on trial for killing the US Navy Seal whose story inspired blockbuster "American Sniper," US media reported. #NewsTracker #Texas #US Navy #US Navy Seal #American Sniper #Chris Kyle #Eddie Ray Routh #Chad Littlefield
Corrected - U.S. delays Obama's immigration steps after judge's rebuke

Feb 18, 2015

Corrected - U.S. delays Obama's immigration steps after judge's rebuke

(Corrects spelling to Guatemala from 'Guatamala' in paragraph18) By Jeff Mason and Richard Cowan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's administration on Tuesday delayed implementing his unilateral steps to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation after a judge blocked the actions at the urging of 26 states accusing Obama of exceeding his powers. In a setback to the president, U.S. District Judge Andrew Hanen in Brownsville, a city along the Texas border with Mexico, issued a temporary court order on Monday stopping Obama's executive actions that bypassed a gridlocked Congress. #Business #Technology #France #Arabic #Russia #Argentina #United Kingdom #Texas #opinion