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Texas executes man convicted of murdering guard with shank

Texas Department of Criminal Justice via ReutersAUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Texas executed a .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Who is Oscar Pistorius? The "Blade Runner" Olympian"s Prison Time for Murder Just Doubled

The former Olympic sprinter was convicted in 2014 of murdering his girlfriend......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 24th, 2017

The military reports almost no domestic abusers to the main background check database for guns

AP Photo/David Goldman The gunman in the deadliest mass shooting in Texas purchased firearms after being convicted of domestic violence. The gunman previously served in the Air Force and received a bad conduct discharge after his co.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 7th, 2017

Gun Law Loophole May Have Allowed Texas Church Shooter Devin Kelley to Buy Assault-Type Rifle

The federal background check system is supposed to stop anyone convicted of domestic violence from buying a gun......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 6th, 2017

Capitol Report: Trump says Texas shooting due to ‘mental health problem’ | Voters favor Democrats over Republicans in 2018 House midterms: poll

President Donald Trump pins Texas shooting on ‘mental health problem,’ not gun laws; voters favor Democrats over Republicans by wide margin in poll; Sen. Bob Menendez could stay in office even if convicted; and more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 6th, 2017

One dead, another missing after oil barge fire off Texas

US Coast Guard At least one person was killed after an oil barge caught on fire. The barge was carry.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 20th, 2017

Massachusetts Man Convicted Of Plotting To Behead Conservative Blogger Pamela Geller

A Massachusetts man named David Wright has been convicted of plotting to kill conservative blogger Pamela Geller after she organized a draw the Prophet Muhammad contest in Texas in 2015. Wright, 28, is facing life in prison after .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 18th, 2017

Who is Hollis Daniels? Texas Tech Shooter expressed suicidal thoughts before murdering campus police officer

The Texas Tech student who shot and killed a campus police officer had expressed suicidal thoughts to his mother earlier in the evening......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 10th, 2017

Coast Guard Updates: Major Ports In Texas Are "Condition Zulu"

Update: Port of Corpus Christi update to port condition Modified Zulu for the Corpus Christi Inner Harbor. Coast Guard captain of the port in Corpus Christi implemented Port Condition Modified Zulu for .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 30th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Harvey set to pummel flooded Houston once again

The U.S. Coast Guard is getting upwards of 1,000 calls an hour as the storm brings Texas coastal region to a standstill, with the likelihood of up to another 20 inches of rain in the next few days......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 29th, 2017

U.S. Department of Justice to Probe Police Shooting of Texas Teen

Former police officer Roy Oliver has been charged with murdering 15-year-old Jordan Edwards......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 12th, 2017

Man Convicted of Murdering Miss Honduras and Sister

In Honduras, one woman is estimated to die at the hands of a man every 16 hours......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 5th, 2017

Supreme Court gives Texas inmate another chance to prove he"s intellectually disabled to avoid the death penalty

Texas Department of Criminal Justice via AP, FileWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled in favor of a death row inmate convicted of a 1980 Houston murder, finding that Texas used .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 28th, 2017

What Voter Fraud? - Mexican Citizen Sentenced To 8 Years In Prison After Illegally Voting In Texas

Rosa Ortega, a Mexican citizen, has been convicted of voter fraud and sentenced to 8 years in prison in Texas after.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 10th, 2017

Kuwait Executes Seven, Including a Royal Convicted of Murder

It appears to be the first time a member of the royal family has been put to death in Kuwait......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 25th, 2017

Bahrain executes Shia convicted of fatal bomb attack

Protests erupt after first executions for political violence in two decades.....»»

Category: topSource: ftJan 15th, 2017

A helicopter crash has killed two US Army crewmembers off Texas

Even peacetime training has its hazards, and that has been demonstrated with reports that an AH-64 Apache with the Texas National Guard crashed Dec. 28 in Galves.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 29th, 2016

Two dead after helicopter crash in Galveston Bay

Two Texas Army National Guard soldiers died Dec. 28 after a Boeing AH-64 Apache helicopter crashed into Galveston Bay near the Bayport Cruise Terminal in La Porte, according to multiple reports. Rescue crews responded around 4 p.m. Dec. 28 to an Ap.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 29th, 2016

An ex-guard at New York City"s Rikers jail is set for trial over the fatal beating of an inmate

NYPDNEW YORK (Reuters) - A former guard at New York’s troubled Rikers Island jail complex is set to go on trial for the fatal 2012 beating of an inmate. Brian Coll, 47, faces up to life in prison if he is convicted by a federal jury in Manhattan on .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 2nd, 2016

British chef convicted of murdering 3 young men he met online

ReutersLONDON (AP) — A British chef was convicted Wednesday of murdering three young men whom he met online, plied with lethal drug-spiked drinks and raped, before leaving their bodies in and around a graveyard near his home. Jurors found serial kil.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 23rd, 2016

Rurik Jutting, British Banker, Convicted of Murdering 2 Women in Hong Kong

The ruling brings to a close a case that cast a spotlight on social inequality and the excesses of the financial sector in one of Asia’s richest cities......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 8th, 2016