Former White Supremacist Gang Member Justen Hall Executed For 2002 StrangulationFormer white supremacist gang member Justen Hall has been executed for strangling a West Texas woman over fears she would alert police about his drug operation.
Inmate Set To Be Executed For Killing North Texas Grandmother In 2010Prosecutors say he was on an 8-day crime spree when he fatally shot a North Texas grandmother in her home. Tonight Mark Soliz is scheduled to be executed.
Texas Death Row Inmate Larry Swearingen Executed For College Student's Murder In 1998Larry Swearingen, 48, received a lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville for the December 1998 killing of 19-year-old Melissa Trotter.
Texas Inmate Larry Swearingen To Be Executed Wednesday For Rape, Murder Of College Student Melissa TrotterTexas death row inmate Larry Swearingen is set to be executed Wednesday for the abduction, rape and murder of a Houston area college student more than 20 years ago.
TCU Football Player Sewo Olonilua Arrested In Huntsville For Drug PossessionTexas Christian University running back Sewo Olonilua was arrested for felony drug possession in southeast Texas, authorities say.
3 Sisters, 1 Friend Killed In Central Texas Crash On Way To Drill Team CompetitionThree sisters -- a high school junior, an eighth grader and a sixth grader -- from Huntsville and a friend died in a two-vehicle crash in Central Texas Friday evening, officials say.
Pence Calls For Landing US Astronauts On Moon 'By Any Means Necessary'Vice President Mike Pence is calling for landing astronauts on the moon within five years.
Texas Guard Charged With Assaulting Prisoner Who Later DiedA Texas prison guard is charged with assaulting an inmate who later died from his injuries.
Convicted Killer, Former Officer Roy Oliver Sent To Prison In HuntsvilleRoy Oliver was released from the Dallas County Jail and turned over to authorities at the Texas Department of Criminal Justice James “Jay” H. Byrd Unit in Huntsville, Texas early Monday morning.
Texas Officials To Address Claims Of Abuse At Karolyi RanchInvestigators in Texas are expected to address allegations of criminal behavior by disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar at a famed gymnastics training center in Huntsville.
Execution Dates For 2 Fort Worth Inmates On Death RowTexas prison officials have set execution dates for two prisoners from the Fort Worth area, bringing to eight the number of inmates set for lethal injection in the coming months.
Nassar Victims Urge Texas Authorities To Investigate KarolyisThe victims of disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar are imploring Texas authorities to investigate whether Bela and Martha Karolyi could have done more to prevent his sexual abuse at their training center.
Execution Set For Killer Of 93-Year-Old East Texas WomanClifton Williams, 34, is set for lethal injection June 21 in Huntsville for the deadly beating and stabbing of Cecilia Schneider at her home in Tyler in July 2005.
Court Rejects Appeal From British Woman On Texas Death RowA British woman on death row in Texas has lost an appeal for her capital murder conviction in 2002. Attorneys for Linda Carty argued prosecutors coerced witnesses and hid information.
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.