A three-time convicted robber who helped engineer the biggest prison break in Texas history was executed Wednesday evening for killing a suburban Dallas police officer while the notorious gang was on the run.
Already a three-time felon with a violent history when locked up, convicted robber Donald Newbury was serving a 99-year prison term when he joined six fellow convicts in Texas’ biggest prison break ever.
The Frontier Airlines plane that carried a nurse diagnosed with the Ebola virus has been decontaminated and stored in a hangar at Denver International Airport.
Some passengers aboard the first long-haul Southwest Airlines flights from Dallas Love Field have been treated to shirts and vacation packages.
Health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first diagnosed case of the Ebola virus in the U.S., and Colorado hospitals say they’re ready if get a case comes to the state.
One of the infamous “Texas 7″ gang of escapees now has an execution date.
Republican Party officials are wrapping up their visit to Denver as they scout out possible locations for their 2016 convention.
Some two dozen members of the Republican National Committee have arrived in Denver. They’re sizing up the city as a potential site for the GOP’s national convention in 2016.
Denver is making its pitch to host the Republican Party’s next presidential convention.
The travel schedule for the RNC’s Site Selection Delegation for the 2016’s convention site visits has been set. Denver is among the top four cities vying to host the Republicans in two years.