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File photo of a Texas death chamber. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Texas Inmate To Die This Week Loses Federal Appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused an appeal from a Texas death row inmate set for execution this week for killing his parents in Lubbock 15 years ago.


File photo of a death chamber in Texas, where lethal injections are administered. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Newsmakers)

Convicted Houston Cop Killer Set To Die Wednesday

Attorneys for a 37-year-old Texas death row inmate are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to stop his execution this week for the fatal shooting of a Houston police officer 14 years ago.


File photo of a gurney on which lethal injections are performed. (Photo by Virginia Department of Corrections via Getty Images)

Death Row Inmate Predicts ‘Very Close Race’ Just Before Execution

Before his execution, a death row inmate used his last words to make a prediction about the 2012 presidential election.