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Lawyers: Don't rush Arkansas executions decision

In 1985, Governor Bill Clinton appointed him Chairman of the Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission, making him the first Black person named to that state agency and the first to chair it. District Judge J.P. Marshall halted one of the eight executions, saying the expedited schedule did not allow proper time for considering clemency for inmate Jason McGehee.


Americans break through to Boston Marathon podium

Americans break through to Boston Marathon podium

Ideally, Canova would like Kirui to relocate to Iten, where the training environment is better and he can keep a closer eye on his pupil, but it may be hard to persuade Kirui, who enjoys life in Keringet. "I boxed it up for three or four years because I didn't want to acknowledge it", Sanchez said. "This was the guy who, for better or worse, changed my life".



Manhunt expands to 5 states for suspect in killing posted on Facebook

Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia tells cleveland.com that police haven't verified any slayings besides the one Sunday afternoon in the city's Glenville neighborhood. The manhunt continued Monday, with authorities saying they had launched a nationwide search for Stephens. So far, however, police say they are aware of only one shooting victim.


California Assembly passes gas-tax hike

California Assembly passes gas-tax hike

It also creates a new annual vehicle fee that varies based on the value of the auto. Brown, speaking in favor of the bill at the Senate Appropriations Committee on Monday, summed up the politics of the matter: "If we don't help the truckers, they oppose".


Crews search for hikers swept away in Grand Canyon creek

Crews search for hikers swept away in Grand Canyon creek

Chief Ranger Matt Van Dzura says an alert was sent out Saturday evening, and the park service called in the Arizona Department of Public Safety to investigate. Vandzura declined to identify the missing, the other hikers or their relationship to each other. The McCallie School, an all-boys school in Chattanooga, Tenn., said one of its students, eighth-grader Jackson Standefer, and his step-grandmother were carried downstream.



Trump family kicks off Easter egg roll

President Donald Trump, First Lady Melania Trump, and their 11-year-old son, Barron, who lives in New York City with the First Lady, hosted kids, costumed characters at the executive mansion. I just want to thank First Lady Melania Trump . And where Beyoncé made a surprise appearance, the Trump administration invited boy band Bro4 and the Nashville-based six-person family band, the Martin Family Circus, according to CNN .