Execution Set For Dallas Man Who Killed Ex-Girlfriend While On Parole For Killing WifeWilliam Rayford is set to die Tuesday for the 1999 slaying of ex-girlfriend Carol Lynn Thomas Hall. He will be the nation's second inmate executed this year, both in Texas.
USA Gymnastics Ends Agreement To Train At Karolyi Ranch In TexasThe relationship between USA Gymnastics and the Karolyi Ranch in Texas is over after Olympic champion Simone Biles said that she was sexually abused there by a former team doctor.
Roy Moore Dismisses Allegations, Says Lawsuit To ComeGOP Senate nominee Roy Moore of Alabama is calling a newspaper report carrying allegations he had sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl four decades ago "fake news" and says a suit will be filed in response.
Lawyers Try To Stop Mexican Citizen's Execution In TexasRuben Ramirez Cardenas was scheduled for lethal injection Wednesday evening for the February 1997 killing of Mayra Laguna in the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas.
Texas Executes Man For Killing Woman In 2004 After Break-InTaiChin Preyor, 46, was put to death after his attorneys failed to convince courts that he had deficient legal help during earlier stages of his appeals and that he deserved a reprieve so his case could be reviewed more fairly.
Lawyers: Texas Inmate Facing Execution Lacked Legal HelpAttorneys for a condemned killer of a San Antonio woman argue that deficient legal help during earlier stages of his appeals tainted his case.
Dallas Killer Gets Execution Date For 1999 MurderA man who is on death row for the slaying of his ex-girlfriend in Dallas more than 17 years ago has received an execution date for early next year. William Rayford is set for lethal injection on January 30.
Lawyer: No Late Appeals Likely For Texas Inmate Set To DieAppeals appeared to be exhausted and no last-day legal attempts were expected for a man scheduled to die Tuesday evening for killing a father and infant son as part of a Christmas Eve 1987 rampage in Arlington.