Gulf Times - Dallas
Texas cop charged with murder in black teen's killing

Texas cop charged with murder in black teen's killing

A Texas police officer who fired into a carful of teens, allegedly killing a 15-year-old African American boy, turned himself in on Friday after being charged with murder, authorities said.

Baton Rouge gunman's motive remains unclear after police deaths

Baton Rouge gunman's motive remains unclear after police deaths

Authorities sought to learn more about a decorated ex-US Marine sergeant who killed three police officers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, some two weeks after police there shot dead a black man.

Dallas shooter planned larger attacks, police say

Dallas shooter planned larger attacks, police say

The Dallas gunman was plotting a major bomb attack, authorities said on Sunday, urging calm as hundreds of people were arrested in weekend protests in US cities over police violence against African-Americans.

New security scare jolts shell-shocked Dallas

New security scare jolts shell-shocked Dallas

Dallas was gripped by a new security scare on Saturday triggered by an anonymous threat in the Texas city, on edge days after a gunman fatally ambushed five police officers during a peaceful protest.

Protests in US cities as Dallas shooting rocks race relations

Protests in US cities as Dallas shooting rocks race relations

Thousands of protesters took to the streets in US cities on Friday after a black extremist shot dead five cops during a peaceful march against police brutality in Texas.

WHO concerned by report of sexual spread of Zika virus

WHO concerned by report of sexual spread of Zika virus

The World Health Organization (WHO) has voiced concern over a report the Zika virus has been sexually transmitted in the US and called for further investigation into the mosquito-borne virus.