An El Paso man lost his wife in the recent mass murder, and the community rallied around him to attend her funeral because he had no living family. After the funeral, however, Antonio Basco faced more misfortune: His car was stolen, and in it was the pressure washer he uses for his job as a
Thousands showed up for the funeral of an El Paso mass attack victim whose husband had said that the public was invited since he had no other family. 63-year-old Margie Reckard was killed in the horrific attack by a man expressing hatred for Mexican immigrants in a manifesto. Her husband, Antonio Basco, described his loss
An MSNBC correspondent expressed his bewilderment at the response from El Paso, Texas, resident to a visit from President Donald Trump in the wake of a horrible racially motivated attack. Jacob Soboroff said that many residents were “surprisingly positive” during the visit from the president on Wednesday. “Jacob, you’ve been in El Paso, talking to
President Donald Trump mocked the plans by Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke to once again offer a competing rally when the president visits El Paso, Texas, after a terrible mass murder. “Beto (phony name to indicate Hispanic heritage) O’Rourke, who is embarrassed by my last visit to the Great State of Texas, where I trounced
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) said Monday that President Donald Trump’s rhetoric on immigration is directly responsible for Saturday’s mass killing at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas. Ocasio-Cortez made the remarks during an evening vigil In Brooklyn for victims of the El Paso massacre, as well as those killed in Sunday’s Dayton, Ohio, mass killing.
A social media meme was used to unfairly link a tweet from Republican Sen. John Cornyn of Texas to comments from the mass murderer in the El Paso, Texas, attack, and CNN helped spread the smear. The meme attempted to show how certain phrases and ideas found in the manifesto of the mass murderer could
The man accused of killing 20 people at an El Paso Walmart was officially booked into the El Paso jail on capital murder charges early Sunday morning, records show. According to KTSM-TV, the man is being held without bond. FBI Special Agent in Charge Emerson Bowie told KTSM that “enhanced charges” are likely given the
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (R) shared a strong warning for Antifa in the wake of the tragic mass tragedy in El Paso Saturday. “Clear message to Antifa: Stay out of El Paso. Stay out of Texas,” Patrick told Fox News. Saturday’s tragedy came one month before Antifa groups planned to converge on El Paso