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Arkansas suffers 2 setbacks to multiple execution plan

Arkansas suffers 2 setbacks to multiple execution plan

The executions set for Thursday would have been the first in Arkansas in a dozen years, and the eight together would have been the most for any state in as a short a period since the USA death penalty was reinstated in 1976. In text messages from Jenkins' phone, which came up at a court hearing Wednesday, there is no mention that the drug would be used in executions. When those appeals reach the Supreme Court, they go first to the justice who oversees the state in which the execution is ...


Aaron Hernandez found dead in prison cell

Aaron Hernandez found dead in prison cell

No date has been set for the civil trial. According to the statement lifesaving techniques were administered to the former New England Patriots tight end. Others emphasised that he was a convicted murderer who deserved no pity. Chilling new details of Aaron Hernandez' prison death scene will only complicate the investigation into his reported suicide.



Judge blocks Arkansas from using execution drug

The case of another inmate scheduled to die Monday will be heard by the full U.S. Supreme Court. The inmates are fighting their executions on multiple legal fronts, but there are now no stays in place for five who are set to die this month as the state rushes to beat an expiration date for one of its lethal drugs.



Patriots player crashes White House press briefing

It was a odd moment in a highly unusual day surrounding the NFL's most successful franchise. Star quarterback Tom Brady will not join his New England Patriots teammates Wednesday when the Super Bowl champions visit the White House to accept congratulations from President Donald Trump for another National Football League title.



Mariners' Haniger ends Marlins' no-hitter in 9th

But that's the way baseball works - that's the charm of all sports really, and so it was that in the late innings each at bat, each pitch, held intrigue even beyond the score. But Chen was in control right away. He actually ran into a little bit of trouble in the seventh inning. Chen got out of the jam striking out Kyle Seager and getting Taylor Motter to pop out on his 100th pitch.


Ivanka Trump involved in possible conflict of interest

Ivanka Trump involved in possible conflict of interest

Despite boycott campaigns and retailers' choosing to discontinue stocking Ivanka Trump merchandise, USA imports-primarily from China-grew 166 percent in 2016 and the brand has already hit record highs in 2017. A poll has found that a majority of voters feel the roles being played by Ivanka Trump , President Donald Trump's daughter, and her husband Jared Kushner in the White House are inappropriate.