Famed "American Sniper" author and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range

Friday, Feb 6, 2015 at 05:33 PM CST

Eddie Routh Jury Selection Continues

Eddie Routh Jury Selection Continues

Jury selection continued Friday in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, who is accused of killing Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield, and defense lawyers were looking for jurors willing to consider an insanity defense.

Saturday, Feb 7, 2015 at 01:31 PM CST

Insanity Defense Planned in 'American Sniper' Murder Trial

Insanity Defense Planned in 'American Sniper' Murder Trial

A reduced pool of 263 qualified jurors returns to continue jury selection Monday after two days of the Eddie Ray Routh murder trial in Stephenville.

Thursday, Feb 5, 2015 at 05:40 PM CST

Juror Screening Starts in Chris Kyle Slaying Trial

Juror Screening Starts in Chris Kyle Slaying Trial

Potential jurors in the trial of Eddie Ray Routh, charged with killing American Sniper subject Chris Kyle and his friend, report to a Stephenville court for screening Thursday.

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 at 09:07 AM CST

Eddie Ray Routh Trial to Begin in Stephenville

Eddie Ray Routh Trial to Begin in Stephenville

Two years after the murder of “American Sniper” Chris Kyle and his friend Chad Littlefield, Erath County is preparing for the trial of the pair's accused killer, Eddie Ray Routh.

Tuesday, Feb 3, 2015 at 09:06 AM CST

Midlothian Honors "American Sniper" Chris Kyle

Midlothian Honors "American Sniper" Chris Kyle

Gov. Greg Abbott officially proclaimed Feb. 2 as Chris Kyle Day in honor of the U.S. Navy SEAL known as the deadliest sniper in U.S. Military history. Kyle served four tours in Iraq, but lived in Midlothian.

Monday, Feb 2, 2015 at 06:31 PM CST

Trial to Begin Soon for Eddie Ray Routh

Trial to Begin Soon for Eddie Ray Routh

Preparations are underway for an emotional trial in Stephenville, where Eddie Ray Routh's fate will be decided on charges he killed Chris Kyle and Chad Littlefield.

Monday, Feb 2, 2015 at 08:15 AM CST

Petition Aims to Name Road After Sniper Chris Kyle

Petition Aims to Name Road After Sniper Chris Kyle

A North Texas educator is pushing once again to name a stretch of roadway after former U.S. Navy SEAL and sniper Chris Kyle.

Thursday, Jan 22, 2015 at 09:43 AM CST

Bradley Cooper Visits Soldiers at TX Hospital

Bradley Cooper Visits Soldiers at TX Hospital

Academy Award-nominated actor Bradley Cooper paid a surprise visit to military members and hospital patients in San Antonio.

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 01:22 PM CST

"American Sniper" Earns Best Picture, Actor Noms

"American Sniper" Earns Best Picture, Actor Noms

The film based on the autobiography of U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle earned six Oscar nominations Thursday, including one each for best picture and best actor.

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 09:56 AM CST

Special Screening of "American Sniper"

Special Screening of "American Sniper"

A special screening of the film "American Sniper" was held in Plano Wednesday night. The movie is about the life and death of America's deadliest sniper, Chris Kyle.

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Famed "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle and a friend were killed at a North Texas gun range. Kyle was born in West Texas and grew up in Dallas and served four combat tours in Iraq and elsewhere between the start of the war and 2008. The decorated former Navy SEAL holds the most career sniper kills in U.S. military history with 160 confirmed kills.