The bin Laden family has ties to Texas | Houston
Bin Mahfouz was a director of the CIA-linked Bank of Credit and Commerce International, a bank later convicted of money laundering, bribery, support of terrorism, and arms trafficking.
Mahfouz invested $50,000 in the George W Bush's first company, Arbusto Energy, through his U.S. representative James R. Bath.
James Bath lived in River Oaks.
James Bath was a director of the CIA-linked Bank of Credit and Commerce International (BCCI).
Bath was a frontman for Salem bin Laden (Osama's brother),.
Bath was a part owner of Arbusto Energy with George W. Bush. 
There was Binladen Aviation, Binladen Houston and Binladen Brothers for Construction.
Salem bin Laden had holdings in the Houston Gulf Airport in League City.
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The bin Ladens (Osama circled)
According to The Globe:
An aide to a congressman says he met bin Laden near a Houston military base.
According to the aide: "Osama was introduced to me as 'Tim Osman,' which was the name the CIA assigned to him."
According to the aide: "We met to discuss the selling of U.S. Stinger anti-aircraft missiles to Afghanistan.
"When it happened a few times, I began to get the feeling he was hitting on me.
"Then he wet his lips and batted his eyelashes - and there was no doubt what he was after..."
The Ripcord Leather Bar, Houston, Texas
Pashtun boy - Son of a Lion
According to the aide:
"He kept saying, 'Ripcord, ripcord,' and I thought he meant he wanted to buy parachutes.
"But then he said 'club.' That's when I realized he was looking for the Ripcord Club, Houston's infamous leather boy disco.
"I had no intention of going there, so I paid for a taxi to take him and assumed he had a great time." ...
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One of the many bin Laden properties in the USA
Right next to Disney World is one of the homes of the bin Laden family.
The bin Ladens "own massive amounts of real estate in Florida and Massachusetts," according to the Daily Telegraph, 20 July 2004.
Khalil bin Laden's former home in Oakland in Florida.
In 1980, Khalil bin Laden, brother of Osama, bought the above 13 acre property for $1.6 million.
It is "a stone's throw from Disney's Magic Kingdom."