- Southwest Texas man on death row gets August execution date Updated: May-04-16 9:37 am
HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A 33-year-old man on death row for the fatal shooting of an 18-year-old Southwest Texas woman whose remains weren't found until two years after she vanished has received an execution date.
- 2 El Salvador men get 35 years in prison for Texas slaying Updated: May-03-16 10:22 am
HOUSTON - Two men from El Salvador must serve 35-year terms in a U.S. prison for the 2013 gang-related killing of a teen whose mutilated body was found in Sam Houston National Forest.
- Oldest inmate on Texas' death row dies of natural causes Updated: Apr-08-16 8:28 pm
HOUSTON - The oldest condemned man in Texas has died at age 78 of natural causes, a Texas prisons spokesman said Friday.
- New president named for Georgia Southern University Updated: Apr-07-16 6:04 am
STATESBORO, Georgia - A new president has been named to take the helm of Georgia Southern University in Statesboro.
- Texas executes man for killing 12-year-old boy Updated: Apr-06-16 8:09 pm
HUNTSVILLE, Texas - A South Texas man was executed Wednesday for the 1998 slaying of a 12-year-old boy whose blood the convicted killer said he drank after beating the seventh-grader with a pipe and slitting his throat.