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The execution gurney in the death chamber in Huntsville, Texas. (credit: AP)

Texas Death Penalty Faces New Criticism

Former Gov. Mark White is helping release a new report from the American Bar Association on Wednesday that levies new criticism of the death penalty in Texas.


Saginaw Smell Upsets Residents

Residents in Saginaw said it smelled like raw sewage, rotten food, and even like a dead animal.


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Did Racism Land Killer On Texas Death Row?

There is a call to retry the punishment phase of a man on Texas death row. The question is not whether Duane Buck shot and killed two people in 1995, it is whether he should die for it.


Governor Rick Perry and his wife Anita (shown center) offered tours of the newly renovated Texas Governor's Mansion on July 18, 2012. (credit: Bud Gillett/KTVT/KTXA)

Restored Texas Governor’s Mansion Holds Event

The newly restored Texas Governor’s Mansion has been used for its first official event with some former residents invited.


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Unruly Passenger Sends LA-To-KC Flight To Amarillo

A man was arrested Tuesday after his unruly behavior aboard a Southwest Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Kansas City compelled the flight crew to make an emergency landing in the Panhandle.