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DNA Ties Convict To 2004 Slaying In Harris County

A Houston man set for prison release next month after serving a nine-month sentence for theft is now facing capital murder charges in connection with the slaying of a woman eight years ago.


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Director Of Day Care Center Convicted Of Capital Murder In Death Of 10-Week-Old

The director of an Austin-area day care center has been convicted of capital murder in the death of a 10-week-old child left in her care.


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Death Penalty Decision Pending In Baby Kidnap Case

A prosecutor says a decision should be made by early July on whether to seek the death penalty in the case of a Texas woman accused of kidnapping a newborn after fatally shooting his mother.


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Teens Accused Of Murdering Man In Front Of Wife, Stepdaughter

Three local teens are facing capital murder charges after reportedly stabbing and shooting a man in front of his wife and 13-year-old stepdaughter.


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Police: Teens Kill Homeless Man For $1

Houston police say four teens have been accused of killing a homeless man for all the money he had — a dollar.


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Cops: Houston Man Lured To His Death After Showing Up For Prostitute

Four people have been charged with capital murder in the shooting death of a man who thought he was going to see a prostitute.