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Arkansas Sidesteps Legal Wrangling, Executes First in List of Inmates

Arkansas Sidesteps Legal Wrangling, Executes First in List of Inmates

The Arkansas Department of Corrections confirmed that Lee was executed by lethal injection at 11:56 p.m. He was pronounced dead 12 minutes later. The execution caps days of legal jostling by Lee's defense lawyers and attorneys for the state of Arkansas over the state's right to use a paralytic as part of its lethal injection cocktail.


New virtual reality ride features extreme heights, spiders

New virtual reality ride features extreme heights, spiders

Dubbed "Drop of Doom VR", the ride will implement virtual reality technology to transport passengers into a city overrun with mutant spiders. The "Drop of Doom" at Six Flags Great Adventure is spooking even the bravest rider. "As the leader in innovation, Six Flags launched the very first VR coaster experiences". "The innovative technology of Samsung Gear VR allows us to create a variety of different experiences on various rides like this newest version of our Scream Tower Drop attraction".


Gorsuch Confirmed To Supreme Court

Gorsuch Confirmed To Supreme Court

The White House is praising Neil Gorsuch following his confirmation as the next Supreme Court justice. Senate Republicans managed to bypass a Democratic filibuster Thursday, April 6, tossing the chamber's long-held rules aside in order to clear a path for the confirmation of Judge Neil M.


Gorsuch era on USA high court begins with his first three cases

Gorsuch era on USA high court begins with his first three cases

The justices are arranged on the bench according to seniority, with Chief Justice John Roberts at the center, flanked by Justices Anthony Kennedy (the most senior associate justice) and Clarence Thomas (the second-most senior associate justice).


US Spy Planes Watching for Possible North Korea Nuke Test

US Spy Planes Watching for Possible North Korea Nuke Test

Haley's comments followed President Donald Trump's recent statement that the USA wants peace - and that how much North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un also wants peace will be a deciding factor in easing tensions between the two countries. "T$3 hat didn't work because the Chinese took that position and let the North Koreans have time to develop nukes and missiles", he said. Trump has backed off from claims that China is a currency manipulator while he tries to coax Xi into standing up to Kim.



Marijuana legalization support at all-time high

The poll showed 94 percent of people approve the use of pot for medical use. While the beginnings of this high holiday are a bit, ahem, smoky, there are no shortages of 4/20 events taking place across the country - both legally and illegally, we're sure - but especially in states like Colorado, where recreational marijuana is legal.