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The death chamber is seen through the steel bars from the viewing room at the federal penitentiary in Huntsville, Texas. (Photo by Jenevieve Robbins/Texas Dept of Criminal Justice/Handout/Reuters)

Texas prepares for 11th execution this year

Texas is set to carry out its 11th execution this year — this time for a man who killed a former missionary during an $8 robbery when he was a teenager. Juan Garcia, 35, is set to receive a lethal injection at 6 p.m. CT on Tuesday for the 1998 murder of Hugh Solano, who had just moved to Houston from Mexico to give his children a better...

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