A federal judge on Friday evening ordered Arkansas to examine Kenneth Williams' execution more closely, hours after Gov. Asa Hutchinson rejected calls for an independent investigation into the lethal injection.
DETROIT -- People are buying more SUVs and trucks and paying General Motors handsomely for them, pushing the company's first-quarter net income up 34 percent to a record $2.6 billion.
When the change ringing bells of Trinity Episcopal Cathedral are rung, the sound resonates throughout the surrounding Little Rock neighborhood.
Congress on Friday approved a one-week spending measure that avoids a government shutdown, providing lawmakers with extra time to finish negotiations on a long-term spending package. President Donald Trump signed the measure with just hours to spare before the shutdown deadline at midnight.
The state's supply of a certain sedative had an expiration date. Like a jug of milk. So the governor scheduled all eight men to die in quick order before tomorrow's deadline. Asa Hutchinson's schedule drew protests from the European Union, drug manufacturers, Amnesty International and Texas newspapers. Texas. You know you're rushing executions when people from Texas raise eyebrows.
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CAIRO (AP) — Military helicopters flew overhead and police fanned out in force Saturday as Pope Francis celebrated an open-air Mass for Egypt's tiny Catholic community on the final day of a visit aimed at comforting Christians following a series of attacks by Islamic militants.
BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union leaders vowed on Saturday to stand shoulder to shoulder behind their negotiating team during the divorce proceedings with Britain and warned that any demands from Prime Minister Theresa May will be dealt with "firmly."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The administration officials who gave President Donald Trump's tax plan a splashy debut in recent days seem to have caught the exaggeration bug from their boss.