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Son Pleads Guilty In Mom’s Murder-For-Hire Death

A Houston man has pleaded guilty in the murder-for-hire death of his mother in 2009, admitting he paid a high school classmate $4,000 to stab her.


A Texas man has plead guilty to hiring a hit-man to kidnap a woman from the Ukraine to be murdered in the US. (Photo by Getty Images)

Man Pleads Guilty To Hiring International Hit-Man

Prosecutors say a Southeast Texas man has pleaded guilty in a failed international murder-for-hire plot.


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Texas Mayor Targeted By Topless Club Owner

Officials say a Dallas-area mayor and an attorney were the targets of an alleged murder-for-hire plot that federal authorities say was orchestrated by a topless club owner embroiled in a dispute with the city.