Text DFW to 24042 to join 97.9 The Beat’s mobile club for exclusive news (Terms & Conditions). Follow The Beat On Twitter: Back in 2000, 7 Texas prison inmates (known as the ‘Texas 7’) escaped and wreaked havoc throughout the state, committing robberies and murder. One killed himself and the other six were brought back […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Christopher Young was executed yesterday (July 17, 2018) in a Texas prison at Huntsville by lethal injection as punishment for a crime he committed in 2004, in which he killed store owner Hasmukh Patel. See the video here. Source: CBS11 News -Farlin Ave (@farlinave) Sign Up For Our Newsletter!   […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Dallas man, John Battaglia, was executed last night (February 1, 2018). He was convicted of killing his two daughters in their Deep Ellum apartment in 2001. -Farlin Ave (@farlinave) Source: CBS 11 News    

Ohio police are looking for a gunman who shot a family of eight execution style Friday

ISIS killed 30-year-old Syrian activist and journalist Ruqia Hassan in September. To make it even more painful, the group hacked her Facebook account to trick her friends and colleagues into thinking she was still alive.

Philadelphia rapper Cool C, who was convicted of killing a police officer in 1996 and set to be executed, was granted a stay of execution, according…

Philadelphia rapper Cool C is scheduled to be executed in January 2015. There are few people familiar with the local emcee and how his rap career…