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Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in Texas

Man who killed newlywed during robbery executed in TexasHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas inmate was executed Tuesday evening for fatally shooting a newlywed during a robbery more than 25 years ago.



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Member of 'Texas 7' gang executed for officer's killing

Member of 'Texas 7' gang executed for officer's killingHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A member of the notorious "Texas 7" gang of escaped prisoners was executed Tuesday evening for the fatal shooting of a suburban Dallas police officer during a Christmas Eve robbery nearly 18 years ago.



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The Latest: 'Texas 7' inmate executed for officer's killing

The Latest: 'Texas 7' inmate executed for officer's killingHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the execution of a man convicted of killing a Texas police officer in 2000 (all times local):



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Member of 'Texas Seven' executed 18 years after police murder

Member of 'Texas Seven' executed 18 years after police murderJoseph Garcia, 47, was executed by lethal injection and pronounced dead at 6:43 pm local time (0043 GMT) in the death chamber in Huntsville. Sentenced to 50 years in prison for killing a friend during a fight, Garcia and six other inmates at the Connally high-security prison in southern Texas participated in an infamous escape. To finance their post-escape trip, the “Texas Seven” looted retail businesses, and on Christmas Eve, they attacked a sporting goods store in a Dallas suburb.



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A Texas Man Became the 17th Inmate Executed This Year

A Texas Man Became the 17th Inmate Executed This YearTroy Clark was condemned for the slaying of a former roommate in 1998



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Texas inmate executed for killing girlfriend in 2000

Texas inmate executed for killing girlfriend in 2000A Texas inmate was executed for fatally running over his girlfriend in a jealous rage more than 18 years ago.



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Convicted Murderer Executed in Nebraska With Drug Combination That Has Never Been Used Before

Convicted Murderer Executed in Nebraska With Drug Combination That Has Never Been Used BeforeNebraska hasn't executed an inmate in more than two decades



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The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executed

The Latest: 83-year-old Alabama mail-bomb killer is executedATMORE, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of (all times local):



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John David Battaglia: Texas man smiles as he's executed by lethal injection for murder of two young daughters

John David Battaglia: Texas man smiles as he's executed by lethal injection for murder of two young daughtersA Texas accountant smiled as he was executed by lethal injection on Thursday, after he was convicted of killing his two young daughters while their mother was forced to listen on speakerphone. In May 2001 John David Battaglia shot nine-year-old Faith and her six-year-old sister, Liberty, while they were visiting him at his home. Ms Pearle had previously been forced to listen to the pleading of their daughters, moments before they were murdered by Battaglia.



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Dallas man executed for killing daughters while mom listened

Dallas man executed for killing daughters while mom listenedHUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A former Dallas accountant condemned for fatally shooting his two young daughters while their mother listened helplessly on the phone was put to death Thursday night in Texas.



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