A Texas prison inmate whose escape six years ago left a corrections officer dead is set for execution this week in Huntsville.
A Texas death row inmate is set for execution Tuesday evening for abducting a Houston couple, raping the woman and killing the man.
Police say two girls have been shot at a Central Texas home and nobody has been arrested.
A Texas death row inmate scheduled to die later Tuesday for the killing of a police informant 20 years ago is hoping the U.S. Supreme Court agrees with his attorneys that he’s too mentally impaired to qualify for execution.
Attorneys for a convicted killer facing execution want the U.S. Supreme Court to stop this week’s scheduled punishment.