Texas

Manuel Chico, “make-believe” officer of the law

Western Texas police arrested Manuel Chico for impersonating an officer.

 

According to a… real officer of the law, Chico’s truck was at a drive-through when it started flashing the usual red and blue that can be found on Police cars. The lightshow was accompanied by the loud sounds of a police siren.

 

Serbian "cyber criminal" imprisoned, ordered to pay millions

Serbian "cyber criminal" imprisoned, ordered to pay millions

A Serbian citizen has been sentenced to four years in prison and ordered to pay a fine of USD 17 million by a U.S. court.

Milos Vujanic was accused of "cyber crime" and arrested in France in 2012. In April of last year he was extradited to Texas.

US Republican Ted Cruz confirms 2016 presidential bid

Republican US Senator Ted Cruz confirmed Monday he will run for president in 2016, the first major candidate to officially declare a bid in the next race for the White House.
      
"I'm running for president and I hope to earn your support!" the right-wing Texas conservative said on Twitter.
      

Borusan Mannesmann wins tender in US worth $152 mln

Borusan Mannesman, which is the only U.S.-based pipeline operator with active production in Turkey, said it has won a $152 million tender for a 321-km-long pipeline project in Pennsylvania.

The company said by a written statement to the Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) the pipes for the U.S. project will be produced at facilities in the Turkish district of Gemlik.

“Ugliest woman in the world” or “A Brave Heart” – A documentary against bullying

“A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story”, is the title of the documentary premiered at the music and documentary festivals “South by Southwest” in ‘Austin, Texas.
The 26 year old Texan Lizzie Velásquez was born with a very rare syndrome which doesn’t allow her to gain any weight and has lost sight of her right eye.

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