A Romanian-born Texas fugitive wanted for the shooting deaths of his wife and their son at the family’s Houston-area home has been extradited to the U.S.
A North Texas man with two previous DWI convictions has been sentenced to 99 years in prison for the death of a deputy who was hit while directing traffic.
Suzanne Basso was convicted of torturing and killing a mentally impaired man she lured to Texas with a promise of marriage.
According to a new study, executions do not heal the victims’ families.
It might have appeared that Ben Freeman was trying to right some wrongs in his life in the months before police say he killed three people and himself.
Federal officials have deported a Mexican citizen wanted in his home country for murder and aggravated robbery.
A 17-year-old American citizen who confesses to being a killer for a Mexican drug cartel has finished his three-year juvenile-offender term for for murder and other charges and is returning to the U.S.
A Houston woman charged with killing a mother and abducting her newborn son last year is avoiding a possible death sentence by pleading guilty and accepting a sentence of life without parole.
An exhibition baseball game honoring an Australian student who was on a baseball scholarship at an Oklahoma college when he was shot and killed in Duncan has been rescheduled.
A 71-year-old Louisiana prisoner who spent 41 years in solitary confinement and is now dying of cancer was released late Tuesday from prison, his attorneys said.