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  1. Court upholds Mark Becker conviction in Ed Thomas' death

    An appeals court on Thursday upheld the first-degree murder conviction of a mentally ill man who shot and killed a beloved high school football coach, rejecting arguments that jurors were given improper instructions about his insanity defense.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2011
  2. Thomas family to receive Arthur Ashe Courage Award at 2010 ESPYS

    The Thomas family of Parkersburg, Iowa, will receive the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at The 2010 ESPYS, it was announced Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | May 05, 2010
  3. Ed Thomas' killer Mark Becker sentenced life without parole

    A judge has sentenced an Iowa man to life in prison after the family of slain high school football coach Ed Thomas gave tearful testimony about the impact of Thomas' murder.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2010
  4. Mark Becker found guilty of first-degree murder in death of high ...

    The jury in the trial of Mark Becker, accused of killing Aplington-Parkersburg coach Ed Thomas in the school's weight room last June, found the former high school football player guilty of first-degree murder Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | March 02, 2010
  5. Iowa jurors finish week without coach killing verdict

    Jurors in Iowa have ended deliberations for the week without a verdict in the first-degree murder trial of a former football player accused of killing his high school coach.

    Story | Conversation | February 26, 2010
  6. Mark Becker's trial in murder of Aplington-Parkersburg coach Ed T...

    Jury has begun deliberating the case in which an Iowa man is charged with killing a nationally known high school football coach.

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2010
  7. Coach Ed Thomas' shooter's mom says son was depressed

    The mother of a former Iowa football player accused of shooting his high school coach says her son suffered from severe bouts of depression and occasionally violent episodes.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2010
  8. Alleged killer Mark Becker believed slain HS coach Ed Thomas was ...

    A tearful former football player told Iowa police that he repeatedly shot his high school coach because he believed him to be a devil who turned students "into dead people".

    Story | Conversation | February 16, 2010
  9. Witnesses detail coach slaying as trial begins

    Brandon Simkins stood in the weight room of the Aplington-Parkersburg high school, a loaded .22-caliber revolver pointed at his head, and closed his eyes.

    Story | Conversation | February 12, 2010
  10. Jury selection opens in Iowa coach slaying trial

    A judge has picked 36 potential jurors in the first-degree murder trial of the man accused of gunning down an Iowa high school football coach last summer.

    Story | Conversation | February 10, 2010
  11. Judge: Suspect in Ed Thomas' death mentally competent to stand tr...

    A judge ruled Monday that the man accused of gunning down a legendary Iowa high school football coach is mentally competent to stand trial.

    Story | Conversation | October 05, 2009
  12. Aplington-Parkersburg honors slain coach Ed Thomas before game

    An Iowa high school football team has honored slain coach Ed Thomas in an emotional pregame ceremony before its first contest since Thomas was killed in June.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2009
  13. Attorney: Alleged shooter of Iowa high school football coach not ...

    The defense attorney for a man accused of killing an Iowa high school football coach in June says her client suffers from hallucinations and is not competent to stand trial.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2009
  14. High school football: Mark Becker pleads not guilty to killing Io...

    The man accused of killing an Iowa high school football coach has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder.

    Story | Conversation | July 06, 2009
  15. Ed Thomas funeral draws thousands of mourners in Iowa

    Thousands of mourners have filled a church and nearby community center for the funeral of Ed Thomas, the beloved Iowa high school football coach who was shot and killed last week.

    Story | Conversation | June 29, 2009
  16. Hundreds attend visitation for slain Iowa high school football co...

    Hundreds of people have waited for hours in lines that stretched for blocks to attend the visitation for a slain Iowa high school football coach.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2009