Texas Mother Sent To Prison For Life For Killing 5-Year-Old DaughterA Hays County jury convicted Krystle Villanueva, 27, in the death of her daughter, Giovanna Hernandez.
Cartel Killer, Hector Acosta Sentenced To Death In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateA Tarrant County jury sentenced convicted killer Hector Acosta to the death penalty for the September 2017 murders of Erick Zelaya and 17-year-old Iris Chirinos in Arlington.
Hector Acosta-Ojeda Found Guilty Of Capital Murder In Shooting, Beheading Of Arlington RoommateProsecutors will seek the death penalty when testimony begins Wednesday on sentencing.
Affidavit: Denton Man, Isaac Warriner, Suspected Of Beheading His MotherThe body of a Denton woman was found beheaded inside a home, and her son is suspected of committing the crime, according to an affidavit.
Texas Man On Death Row For Decapitating 3 Kids Loses AppealThe Texas Court of Criminal Appeals rejected an appeal Wednesday from a 37-year-old Rio Grande Valley man on death row for stabbing and beheading his common-law wife's three children 15 years ago.
Oklahoma Man Sentenced To Death For Beheading Co-WorkerAn Oklahoma judge is to decide whether to sentence to death a man convicted of decapitating a co-worker in 2014.
Oklahoma Man In Beheading Case Competent To Plead GuiltyA man charged with beheading a co-worker and trying to kill another co-worker at an Oklahoma food processing plant was found competent Thursday to plead guilty to murder.
Arraignment Set For Oklahoma Man In Co-Worker's BeheadingA man charged with beheading a co-worker with a butcher knife at an Oklahoma food processing plant is scheduled to formally enter a plea to first-degree murder.
Beheading Suspect's Religion Surprised FamilyAlton Nolen told relatives after his release from prison on drug and assault charges last year that he wanted to focus on getting his life in order.
Police: Woman Beheaded At Oklahoma WorkplaceFBI has been asked to aid in the investigation and look into the suspect's background.
ISIS Email Demanded Release Of Neuroscientist From Texas JailThe parents of slain journalist James Foley say they regarded an email they received from his captors last week as a hopeful sign they could negotiate with Islamic militants.
Perry Open To Sending US Troops To Iraq Texas Gov. Rick Perry signaled Thursday that he would be open to sending U.S. combat forces to Iraq to fight the deadly Islamic state after its attacks on a Christian minority and the beheading of an American journalist.