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Donald Newbury (credit: TDCJ)

Texas Inmate Caught In Colorado Loses Supreme Court Appeal, Put To Death

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.

02/04/2015

Donald Newbury (credit: TDCJ)

‘Texas 7′ Gang Member Caught In Colorado Set To Be Executed Wednesday

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.

02/03/2015

Donald Newbury (credit: TDCJ)

‘Texas 7′ Gang Member Caught In Colorado Set To Be Executed

One of the infamous “Texas 7″ gang of escapees now has an execution date.

07/22/2014

Firefighters from all around the world compete in a relay firefighter event Nov. 13, 2009, at the 2010 Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (credit: U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Desiree N. Palacios)

Colorado ‘Fembots’ Firefighters Win National Contest

A team of female firefighters from Colorado who call themselves the Fire Fembots has won first place in a national firefighters relay competition.

11/23/2011

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