Justen Grant Hall was given the lethal injection at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the 2002 slaying of Melanie Billhartz.
The New Mexico Supreme Court heard arguments Monday in a bid to overturn the conviction of Anthony Blas Yepez due to a gene mutation in his DNA that has been theorized to impair anger regulation.
Justen Grant Hall is set to be executed at the state penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas, for the slaying of a woman in 2002.
Charles Russell Rhines, 63, was given the lethal injection at the state prison in Sioux Falls said South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg.
Joseph Slider was smoking PCP and watching television with ex-wife Mary Ellen when the drug convinced him that she was a character on the show who had killed his mother.
Officer Jonathan Diaz, 31, died after Ramiro Trevino Jr. shot him as well as his father Ramiro Trevino Sr. at a home in East Hanford, California.
A mother in Gilroy, California has been arrested for suspected murder after allegedly calling 911 to report that she had drowned her 2-year-old-daughter.
North Las Vegas medical examiner confirmed Thursday during grand jury testimony that murdered University of Northern Nevada student Paula Davis was sexually assaulted as she died from two gunshot wounds to the back of the head.
A jury took just three minutes to deliberate before finding Pontrey Jones guilty of the brutal stabbing murder of his stepmother Magdalena Ruiz.
Maurice Louis, 29, was arrested after officers found him naked in a home in Philadelphia drinking from a bottle of vodka with a rifle on the floor.
During a "frenzied" attack on December 30, 2017, Junior Fayiah Carlos, 27, stabbed Christine D'Cruz, 19, 35 times.
A Mississippi man convicted of murdering his infant daughter had his conviction reversed Tuesday after his lawyer argued that shaken baby syndrome is not a valid medical condition.
A 39 month to 20-year sentence was handed to a 19-year-old Michigan man Tuesday, in a case involving a group of five teens who allegedly threw several objects over a highway overpass, killing one man when a large boulder landed on a vehicle.
Officers reported to the scene of an alleged suicide, but arrested Jeffrey Antonio Langford after they reviewed a trio of videos he had streamed on Facebook Live.
Milka Djurasovic, 38, has been charged with two counts of murder in the deaths of 10-year-old Mia Djurasovic and her 6-year-old sister Tiana in Perth, Australia.
Kelly Renee Turner, 41, has been charged with 13 criminal counts, including murder and fraud, in the death of her daughter Olivia Gant.
The 29-year-old man, of Orion Township, Michigan, was taken into custody after his uncle got away and called 911.
A 59-year-old man apparently killed his upstairs neighbors before setting his apartment on fire and killing himself Friday afternoon in Harlem, New York.
John A. Radavich, found guilty of murdering Senator Jon Tester's nephew, Robert, in front of his then-eight-year-old daughter in 2016, has been sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole by a Spokane, Washington judge.
A jury deliberated less than a half an hour before finding Michael Ivory Collins guilty of a triple murder where he decapitated two children in front of their mother before also killing her.
Brianna "BB" Hill was shot and killed at 11:30 am CT on Monday in Kansas City. Hill was the second transgender person murdered in the Kansas City area this year, and is estimated to be the 21st nationwide.
Markeith Loyd, 44, is facing the death penalty after authorities say he shot Sade Dixon eight times, killing her and their unborn child.
The three-bedroom home is in a northern suburb of Chicago.
April Alley has requested DNA testing in the case of her father, Sedley, who was executed for the 1985 murder of Marine Lance Cpl. Suzanne Collins. Now the courts must decide if the estate can lobby for such testing.
A DNA test quickly confirmed that a man detained in Glasgow on Friday evening was not Xavier Dupont de Ligonnès, who has been on the run since 2011.
John Wittey, 73, will spend the rest of his life behind bars for killing a man who was allegedly romantically involved with his late girlfriend.
Sergey Koudryavtsev was sentenced to at least 26 years in prison over the murders.
An Alaskan man has been arrested for murder after video and picture evidence was recovered from a memory card.
Jacob Bishop, 35, had recently returned home after a yearlong deployment in Poland with the Tennessee Army National Guard.
William Hoehn, who abetted her girlfriend after she cut Savanna Greywind's child out of her body with a box cutter as she drifted in and out of consciousness, was sentenced to 20 years in prison for his crime.