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'American Sniper' widow to be among first witnesses in murder trial
'American Sniper' widow to be among first witnesses in murder trial

The widow of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle will be among the first to testify against the troubled veteran charged with killing her husband and his friend as the trial begins Wednesday.  Prosecutors said they planned to call Taya Kyle, 40, as a witness along with Judy Littlefield, mother of Chad Littlefield, the slain friend. Kyle and Littlefield had taken Eddie Ray Routh to a nearby shooting range in an effort to help him.  Routh, 27, is charged with two counts of murder and one count of capital murder in connection with shooting of Kyle, 38, and Littlefield, 35, on Feb. 2, 2013. Prosecutors are not seeking the death penalty. If convicted, Routh faces...

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