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Arkansas inmate has last meal as courts decide fate

Arkansas enacted a law two years ago keeping secret the source of its lethal injection drugs, a move officials said was necessary to find new supplies. McKesson cited a testimony from Rory Griffin, ADC Deputy Director, in which he said ADC "undertook these actions" knowing that the manufacturer of the drug doesn't permit it to be used in executions.



USA orders review of lifting Iran sanctions

The Trump administration said Tuesday that it is launching an interagency review to determine if continuing to lift economic sanctions off Iran as part of the Iran nuclear deal is in the security interest of the U.S. Tillerson also likened Iran's behavior to that of North Korea. - Dropping almost 75 percent of its uranium centrifuges - equipment used to produce nuclear fuel for power plants or weapons.



Venezuela's opposition seeks to keep pressure on Maduro

Anti-government protesters have described it as Venezuela's "second independence day" and pictures showing campaigners wading through rivers in Caracas have emerged on social media. "A couple of motorcyclists, both wearing red, shot to the crowd and hit the boy", said the witness, who requested anonymity. Sowing fears of more violence, Maduro has in turn urged his supporters , along with the military and civilian militias, to defend the leftist "revolution" launched by his predecessor Hugo ...



Pence: 'Encouraging' That North Korea Is 'Getting The Message'

Pence landed in Tokyo from South Korea after a trip that included a visit to the heavily fortified border separating the North and South. He said rolling back the hostile USA policy towards the DPRK "is the precondition to solving all the problems in the Korean Peninsula".



Fox News Finally Got Rid of Bill O'Reilly

O'Reilly is now on an Italian vacation as the Murdoch family - the owners of the Fox empire - hash out the details. He pushed a populist, conservative-leaning point of view, and was quick to shout down those who disagreed with him. A new anchor might not generate that type of viewership, leaving Fox News to find new ways to meet ratings guarantees it has made to advertisers. It referred to O'Reilly's series of best-selling books on the deaths of major historical figures.



Election will 'strengthen our hand in negotiation,' Theresa May says this morning

Mrs May told BBC Radio 4's Today programme that, if she had not brought forward the date of the election, Brexit negotiations would have been coming to a head just as the Government was preparing to go to the polls. Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn faced down calls from some MPs at a Westminster meeting on Tuesday evening for the party to abstain in the hope of forcing Mrs May to call a vote of no confidence in her own government.