Oklahoma Man Put To Death As U.S. Carries Out First Federal Execution In 17 YearsThe U.S. government has carried out the first federal execution in almost two decades, putting to death an Oklahoma man who killed husband, wife and their 8-year-old daughter in the 1990s.
Hours Before Scheduled Death Of Oklahoma Man, Judge Blocks Federal ExecutionsThe federal government was planning to carry out the first federal execution -- of an Oklahoma man-- in nearly two decades on Monday, but now it won't be happening.
Millionaire Who Admitted To Dismembering Texas Man Faces Trial In California For Friend's KillingHe admitted to cutting up the body of a 71-year-old Texas man, placing the remains in garbage bags and casting them out to sea, now Robert Durst is on trial for another murder in California.
Billy Crutsinger Executed For Stabbing Fort Worth Mother, Daughter To Death 16 Years AgoBilly Jack Crutsinger, 64, received a lethal injection Wednesday evening for the 2003 killings of Pearl Magouirk and her 71-year-old daughter Patricia Syren.
Execution Set For Billy Crutsinger, Man Convicted Of Killing Fort Worth Women In 2003A jury agreed that he fatally stabbed an 89-year-old woman and her daughter in their Fort Worth home, now Billy Jack Crutsinger is set to be executed tonight.
2 Texas Women Among Sketches Drawn By Convicted Serial Killer In Odessa JailAn admitted serial killer behind bars in Texas has drawn pictures of some of his victims and now the FBI has released those sketches.
Child Abuser Given Life Sentence In Fatal Beating Of ToddlerA Central Texas man was sentenced to life in prison without parole for the 2016 fatal beating of his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter while the woman was at work.
Jodi Arias Loses Bid To Bar Public From Seeing Her AppealThe latest ruling says Arias didn't show that releasing the document would lead to a specific harm.
Jodi Arias Gets More Time To File Appeal In Murder CaseThe Arizona Court of Appeals has given Jodi Arias's lawyers more time to file the appeal of her murder conviction in the 2008 death of her former boyfriend.
Federal Court Rejects Appeal Of Dallas Dad Who Killed His DaughtersJohn Battaglia is scheduled to die by lethal injection for killing his two young daughters while their mother, his ex-wife, listened helplessly on the phone.
Feb. 1 Execution Date For Dallas Man Who Killed DaughtersAn execution date has been set for a Dallas man convicted of fatally shooting his two young daughters more than 16 years ago while their mother listened helplessly over the phone.
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.
Decision Expected On Mental State Of Dallas Dad Who Killed DaughtersA judge is expected to rule today on whether or not convicted killer John Battaglia is mentally competent enough to be executed. Battaglia is the North Texas father who killed his two young daughters.
Father Who Killed Daughters While Mom Listened Could Learn FateTestimony continues today in the competency hearing for John Battaglia. He is the North Texas father convicted of killing his young daughters while their mother, his ex-wife, listened helplessly on the phone.
Once-Fugitive Real Estate Heir Robert Durst To Be SentencedReal estate heir Robert Durst will soon learn whether a federal judge will accept a 7-year-and-one-month sentence on a weapons charge that's kept him in Louisiana pending a murder trial in California.