Garcia White was scheduled to be executed Wednesday for the 1989 fatal stabbings of twin 16-year-old Houston girls; his attorneys argued he may have been mentally impaired because of a lifetime of cocaine use.
Jose E. Reyes, 18, is accused of killing 15-year-old Corriann Cervantes in an empty apartment in southeast Houston and mutilating the body.
Federal judges ruled they need more time to consider the complexities of executing a mentally ill prisoner.
Charles Hicks, who was sentenced to death for the 2008 murder and dismemberment of a Pennsylvania woman told investigators he had killed in Texas.
A Central Texas man faces a murder charge after police say he shot and killed his ailing 77-year-old wife at their home.
Ed Graf pleaded guilty to two counts of murder by setting a backyard fire that killed his two young stepsons a quarter-century ago.
A Texas man charged with killing his 77-year-old grandmother and dismembering her body with a chain saw has pleaded guilty to murder.
A jury on Wednesday acquitted a southeast Texas man of murder in the fatal shooting of a drunken driver who had just caused an accident that killed the man’s two sons.
Jury convicts 23-year-old Harlem Lewis III of the Christmas Eve killings two years ago of an officer and an auto body shop owner.
NOPD says 20-year-old Trung T. Le fired the first shot in Sunday’s gunfight that left 1 dead and 9 injured.