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TEXAS. MAN EXECUTED FOR KILLING RETIRED COUPLE

February 22, 2007: a career burglar was executed for torturing and killing a retired couple while breaking into their home in 1999.
Newton Anderson, 30, looked at relatives and friends of the victims, telling them, "I hope you get what you want and it makes you feel better and gives you some kind of relief. I don't know what else to say."
Anderson, who said he began stealing from homes even before he was a teenager, had been out of prison for only four months after serving time for burglary when he was arrested in the slayings.
Frank Cobb, 71, and his wife, Bertha, 61, had been out running errands and returned to find Anderson in their home.
Firefighters found the bodies while responding to a blaze at the Cobbs' rural house about 10 miles northwest of Tyler. Both had been tied up with electrical tape and shot in the head. Bertha Cobb had been raped.
Anderson was arrested in Dallas a day after the March 4, 1999, slayings. Witnesses had seen him driving away from the scene in the couple's car. Property taken from their home was also found at the residence where he was living.
Anderson, in an interview last week, acknowledged killing the couple but could not explain why.
"I am guilty," he told The Associated Press. "I don't deny that ... They had good evidence. Witnesses saw me. What can I say?" (Sources: Ap, 23/02/2007)

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IRAN. MAN HANGED FOR CHILD RAPE AND MURDER
CHINA. HIGHEST COURT TO ORDER PROVINCES TO RETRY DEATH SENTENCES
MORATORIUM. PRODI: THE ITALIAN GOVERNMENT PROMOTES CIVILITY
TEXAS (USA). MAN EXECUTED AFTER 24 YEARS ON DEATH ROW
IRAN. CHILD RAPIST HANGED IN PUBLIC
MALAYSIA. THAI TO HANG AFTER APPEAL REJECTED
ZIMBABWE. BROTHERS SENTENCED TO HANG FOR KILLING FOUR
MORATORIUM. AL-KALIFA (UN): I WILL WORK TOWARDS CONSENSUS ON ITALY'S INITIATIVE
ZAMBIA. DEATH PENALTY WILL STAY ON STATUTE BOOKS - MINISTER
SAUDI ARABIA. NIGERIAN EXECUTED FOR DRUG SMUGGLING
MONTANA (USA). SENATE VOTES TO ABOLISH DEATH PENALTY
UGANDA. PRESIDENT MUSEVENI SUPPORTS DEATH PENALTY
ACTIVISTS BLAST SAUDI ARABIA BEHEADINGS
ETHIOPIAN SC UPHOLDS DEATH SENTENCES ON CONVICTED TERRORISTS
US SOLDIER AVOIDS DEATH PENALTY FOR RAPE AND MURDER
MARYLAND TO REVOKE DEATH PENALTY?
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IRAQ. REPORT: 235 SENTENCED TO DEATH IN 2006
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SAUDI ARABIA. 4 SRI LANKANS EXECUTED FOR ARMED ROBBERY
FRANCE. BANNING OF DEATH PENALTY WRITTEN INTO CONSTITUTION
IRAN HANGS MAN ACCUSED OF TAKING PART IN RECENT BOMBING
SAUDI ARABIA. NIGERIAN BEHEADED FOR DRUG TRAFFICKING
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