Gov. Hutchinson Reacts to SCOTUS Stay of Execution

The legal team representing the inmates argues the state's rapid execution schedule increases the likelihood the procedures will be botched, and that the drugs used amount to cruel and unusual punishment. Davis was given the death penalty for shootin... More..

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Arkansas inmates ask appeals court to review part of ruling
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas inmates ask appeals court to review part of ruling

Earlier in the day, Rutledge's office also filed an emergency petition seeking to have the Arkansas Supreme Court throw out the restraining order issued Friday evening by Griffen in a lawsuit filed Friday by Mc...More..

Suspect in Vanessa Marcotte killing to appear in court Tuesday
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Suspect in Vanessa Marcotte killing to appear in court Tuesday

Tocci said when MA police arrested Colon-Ortiz in connection with Marcotte's murder, it was a relief. The DNA coupled with an alert State Trooper led to the arrest on Friday of Angelo Colon-Ortiz in connectio...More..

Trump hits back at tax protests, asks 'who paid' for rallies
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump hits back at tax protests, asks 'who paid' for rallies

Reports state that several fights broke out in the park where hundreds of people were gathered, including Trump supporters who held a free speech rally, while the president's opponents chanted against him, acc...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

9-year-old injured in San Bernardino school shooting 'recovering well'

Security will be tightened, and counselors will be made available for students and staff. Without saying a word, he shot and killed his wife . "He's wearing a beige blazer". She broke up with him and he came o...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas races against the clock to begin executions

The department of corrections said it was putting final touches on its preparations for the deaths of Bruce Ward and Don Davis from 7pm tonight, although the current legal status has both executions on hold. La...More..

Hop to it: Annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Bemidji High School
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Hop to it: Annual Easter Egg Hunt held at Bemidji High School

Put on for the ninth straight year by the Hill City Kinsmen, organizers tossed out thousands of plastic eggs onto the park's ball field, participants divided into four age groups for the hunt itself. The Yukon ...More..

Kelly says critical lawmakers should changes laws or shut up
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Kelly says critical lawmakers should changes laws or shut up

As John Kelly says, "The solution is not arresting a lot of users". You say it's on Congress, but there is others that say if you just enforce the law on the books. Those changes came on the heels of Trump's ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Suspect in Facebook murder found dead, Cleveland police confirm

Pennsylvania State Police said officers saw Steve Stephens in Erie County on Tuesday morning and that "After a brief pursuit, Stephens shot and killed himself". It was possible, said Elliott, that Stephens was ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump traffic woes on Palm Beach

Mr. Trump is scheduled to depart Washington D.C.at 4:20 p.m. and arrive at Palm Beach International Airport around 6:35 p.m. It is not uncommon for presidents to spend significant time away from the White H...More..

Riz Ahmed Demolishes James Corden in 'Drop the Mic' Rap Battle
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Riz Ahmed Demolishes James Corden in 'Drop the Mic' Rap Battle

In fact Lena Dunham pleaded with Ahmed to do some rapping on the show Girls which is why you see that party seen with him on the mic doing his thing. James Corden is a pretty fearless bloke; it's one thing ...More..

Colorado native Neil Gorsuch confirmed by Senate to Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Colorado native Neil Gorsuch confirmed by Senate to Supreme Court

Another is whether the family of a Mexican teenager can sue a U.S. Border Patrol agent who fatally shot the 15-year-old from across the border in Texas. McConnell was overruled, but he appealed the ruling. The ...More..

See Alec Baldwin's Trump Hold Top Adviser Showdown on 'SNL'
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

See Alec Baldwin's Trump Hold Top Adviser Showdown on 'SNL'

There's been a lot of drama in the house and that's okay, but one of you must go, now. Bannon is again represented by the grim reaper, which is pretty hysterical. The person pictured gets to stay. Here's what...More..

Oklahoma 'witch' gets life terms for terrorizing grandchild
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Oklahoma 'witch' gets life terms for terrorizing grandchild

The seven-year-old's father told prosecutors the child went to live with Robinson after his relationship split up, and that he believed Robinson was receiving medical are and had stopped doing the "Nelda thing"...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Spying on Trump, his team

It was an awkward interview. Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, is under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny for his ties to Russian Federation. After viewing the same information, R...More..

5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

5 things to know about Tax Day: refunds are up, audits down

Colorado's relatively low property tax of 0.6 percent of value equals an average tax bite of 2 percent of income , or $2,000 for our family. State and local sales taxes of several percent on nearly everythin...More..

White House Easter Egg Roll: 5 things to know
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

White House Easter Egg Roll: 5 things to know

There were activities, entertainment and the actual egg roll, in which children race wooden eggs with a spoon. Seven-year-old Johnny Wilmer of Arlington, Virginia, said his egg-rolling effort ended with a sec...More..

Indians and Tigers commemorate Jackie Robinson on Saturday
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Indians and Tigers commemorate Jackie Robinson on Saturday

Dodger part-owner Earvin "Magic" Johnson called the unveiling a "great moment for all Dodger fans, baseball fans... just everybody". While a number of Robinson statues exist around the country, including th...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas executions halted, others back on

At the heart of the fight is an unprecedented flurry of executions that have pushed Arkansas to the forefront of the American death penalty at a time when states are increasingly retreating from the practice. D...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Democrats aim to 'Make Trump Furious' in Georgia election

It's an affluent, highly educated and establishment-friendly district along Atlanta's northern 'burbs where Chamber of Commerce-type Republicans usually prevail. But the mere possibility has national observer...More..

Neil Gorsuch Was Just Confirmed To The Supreme Court
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Neil Gorsuch Was Just Confirmed To The Supreme Court

On Thursday, Democrats planned to filibuster to try to delay Gorsuch's confirmation, but Sen. "Justice Gorsuch is an outstanding representative of the great state of Colorado, and I am convinced that he will ...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas vows to keep pushing for executions despite setback

These executions were announced months ago by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson, who said they had to be done in quick succession to use the state's final batch of the Midazolam before it expired at the end of Apr...More..

Judge issues restraining order against Arkansas from using execution drug
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Judge issues restraining order against Arkansas from using execution drug

Williams, James F. McGehee. The Arkansas Supreme Court was a buzz Saturday, though we don't know why. Arkansas inmates who had been set for execution in a series of double executions this month said Sunday th...More..

Federal Injunction Blocking Arkansas Executions Overturned
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Federal Injunction Blocking Arkansas Executions Overturned

Thornton/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP). Earlier in the day, the state had cleared two of the main obstacles to resuming executions. (AP Photo/Kelly P. A spokesman for Attorney General Leslie Rutled...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Trump backtracks: China is not a currency manipulator, and praises Janet Yellen

Pence s Japanese hosts will likely be cautious about any United States military action that could trigger a broader regional conflict. "This isn't the report that Donald Trump had in mind on November 8", ...More..

Federal judge issues order to block Arkansas executions
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Federal judge issues order to block Arkansas executions

Thornton/The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette via AP). "This expiration date is directly linked to the state's urgency to execute eight men in ten days", said the Arkansas Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty i...More..

Gorsuch gets confirmed as next Supreme Court justice
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Gorsuch gets confirmed as next Supreme Court justice

While he did say same-sex marriage is 'absolutely settled law, he added: 'There is ongoing litigation about its impact and its application right now and I can not begin to share my personal views'. Democrats de...More..

New video shows moments before United Airlines passenger was dragged off plane
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

New video shows moments before United Airlines passenger was dragged off plane

United says passengers on United Express Flight 3411 are getting compensation equal to the cost of their tickets. Dr Dao, 69, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky, was dragged off the overbooked plane by Chicago Depa...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

US Supreme Court does not allow Arkansas execution

The state is planning to begin the executions on Easter Monday. "While this has been an exhausting day for all involved, tomorrow we will continue to fight back on last minute appeals and efforts to block jus...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

5 things to know about Ottawa's new cannabis legislation

Health Minister Jane Philpott says criminalizing cannabis has not deterred use among young people, noting products like alcohol and tobacco are legally available with restrictions. But that won't stop Americans...More..

Rihanna's sparkling Gucci bodysuit among most expensive Coachella looks
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Rihanna's sparkling Gucci bodysuit among most expensive Coachella looks

She completed the outfit with some black creepers and studded sunglasses, with her black hair left simple in a sleek bob. The "Diamonds" singer wore a head-to-toe, Gucci crystal bodysuit to the desert based m...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Arkansas clears 2 major legal hurdles to execution plan

Also on Monday, the court granted an additional stay to Ward and a stay for Davis on a claim that their executions should both be stayed pending the outcome of a case before the US Supreme Court now, McWilli...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Hiller Park welcomes hundreds for Easter egg hunt

The Orange County Spring Egg Hunt for children ages seven and younger will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 15, at Thomas Bull Memorial Park in Montgomery. Tuesday from 8 p.m.to 10 p.m.at participating loc...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Archbishop of Canterbury urges 'restoration and hope' in Easter Sunday sermon

Jack Hogle said he comes to services on Easter because he is a Christian. "Jesus calls out to each of us by name today as He did the very first Easter Sunday". "It's about the second chances for new life resurr...More..

by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Prince Investigation: Warrants Detail Pills Found All Over Paisley Park

According to court documents , Kirk Johnson went to Walgreen's and picked up Prince's prescription medication, prescribed in his name. Investigators found no prescriptions for fentanyl in Prince's name. ...More..