Federal prosecutors say a 49-year-old woman has pleaded guilty to her role in a criminal enterprise that orchestrated a killing and distributed methamphetamine in East Texas.
According to a new Amnesty International report, the U.S. can count itself among the top five countries in the world that carry out executions. And the USA has the dubious distinction of being the only country in the Americas with an execution in 2012.
A 28-year-old Garland man is behind bars, accused of killing his own mother.
A formerly homeless man condemned for the 1997 killing of a Dallas-area woman who helped him was sentenced to life in a new hearing.
Garland Police say Patrick Nonnelly was shot in the face early Saturday morning.