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US Supreme Court stops execution of Arkansas death row inmate

Rutledge's office declined to challenge the stay ordered for Ward. This is the second time that Davis, 54, has come within hours of execution. The drug has be...


Arkansas' Multiple Execution Plan Appearing to Unravel

The Arkansas high court already had issued one stay for Ward after a Jefferson County judge said she didn't have the authority to halt Ward's execution. On Frid...


Man arrested in connection with death of runner due in court

Vanessa Marcotte is shown in a photo on Instagram. Angelo Colon-Ortiz will be arraigned Tuesday, April 17, 2017, in Leominster District Court on assault with ...


Gov. Ivey moves election for Sessions' Senate seat to this year

Earlier this year, Bentley told AL.com that delaying the special election until the already scheduled 2018 elections would save the state as much as $16 milli...


Murder suspect Steve Stephens dead after police pursuit in PA

Last month, two Chicago teenage boys live-streamed themselves gang-raping a teen girl. "To the young man who murdered my daddy, I ask that you please surren...


Trump Calls for Probe into Tax Protesters

It's the same thing that was discussed during the campaign trail. "The president is under audit", Spicer told reporters during the daily news briefing. Severa...


San Bernardino Community Gathers for Vigil Remembering Teacher Killed in School Shooting

Nolan Brandy , 9, who was shot on April 10, 2017 inside his classroom at North Park Elementary School in San Bernardino is recovering well. A thumbs-up and ...


Setback doesn't deter Arkansas plans for later executions

Davis' execution would have come two years after Arkansas enacted a measure making secret the source of its lethal injection drugs, a move officials said was n...


Bernie Sanders kicks off cross-country tour, wants change

In the last presidential election, when Trump won, we had the lowest voter turnout over-in 20 years. As supporters yelled "We love you" or "Feel the Bern", Sa...


Stone County Community Easter Egg Hunt

Salem Baptist Church Pastor David Powell welcomes people to his church's Easter egg hunt on Saturday. Egg Hunt takes place on Saturday, April 15 at 9 am t...


Senate battle ends, Gorsuch confirmed to Supreme Court

The Senate Majority Leader, Republican Sen. Trump says in the statement that Gorsuch will serve "with distinction" and continue to "vigorously defend our Cons...


Utah County judge under fire for comments made in rape case sentencing

In this Thursday, March 30, 2017, photo, Keith Vallejo leaves the courtroom, in Provo, Utah . The judge seemed "to get emotional during the hearing", expressin...


Pro-Trump, anti-Trump protesters clash in Berkeley, California

The crowd quickly grew to more than 200 people, with anti-Trump protesters facing off with the president's supporters. Police now say 13 people have been arre...


First Reports Coming Out of Afghanistan: MOAB Killed 100 ISIS Fighters

The GBU-43 is one of the largest air-dropped munitions in the US military's inventory and was nearly used during the opening salvos of the Iraq War in 2003. Pre...


Chicago, United lambasted over man dragged off plane

For answers we turned to the Department of Transportation and major USA airlines. "I've been to 100 games in stadiums with 50,000 seats, they never sell the s...


Kids have an 'eggscellent' time at Muscatine's first Easter egg hunt

During the egg hunt itself the kids found plastic eggs containing various novelties. Events will take place in the library community room at 3861-B Mission Ave....


First Victim of Friday Stockholm Attack Identified as 11-Year-Old Girl

However, the police stressed that there were most likely other people involved in the terror attack: "There is nothing that indicates that he is the wrong perso...


Damaged Oroville dam spillway deemed no threat to the public

The California Department of Water Resources (DWR) and collaborating agencies announced that the spillway had suffered additional lower level erosion, despi...


How often is Punxsutawney Phil's Groundhog Day prediction correct?

According to a 2015 analysis by The Washington Post of 30 years of forecasts at more than 200 cities, Phil was "technically right more times than not in som...


Man killed in China tiger attack

A man died on Sunday after he was attacked by a tiger in a zoo in China's Ningbo city, the media reported. They then bite into his head and neck and rip off h...


Winning Mega Millions Ticket Worth $188 Million Sold In San Bernardino County

The victor has one year from the date of the draw to claim the$188 million prize. The ticket sold in Bedminster was one of three tickets that matched four of ...


Surveillance video shows murder of man recently pardoned by Obama

The video shows the pair - masked and dressed in dark clothing - go through the front door of Bannum Place of Saginaw on Monday, Jan. 23. "If you look at the ...


Family slayings investigation leads to unrelated drug case

Two Pike County men have been arrested on drug charges in a federal, state and local investigation. Authorities found more than $8000 in cash, more than $7000...


Bridge connecting New Jersey and Pennsylvania closed due to large crack

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission said work was being done over the weekend to stabilize the Interstate 276 bridge, which links Bristol in Bucks County to Bu...


Man dies in shooting at Pearland home

His father John Weido said, "He was a good man, he was a good loving father, good Christian man". If you're viewing on our ABC13 news app, tap on the photo abo...


New details emerge on new Army handgun, the Sig Sauer P320

Air Force since 1985. The pistol is capable of firing 9mm, .357 SIG and.40 S&W ammunition, but the Army has not announced which caliber they chose. Army acq...


Explosion at International Paper, All Employees Accounted For

County officials said there wasn't an active fire, but neighbors reported an odd odor in the air, and drivers on a nearby highway said the road became slippery....


Secret Service Investigating Kentucky Woman for Trump Assassination Tweet

The tweet immediately set off a social media firestorm. During the day of commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr., she tweeted that someone "should be kind enou...


MVP favorites battle in NFC Championship: How do they compare?

The victor will be playing in Super Bowl LI, and it figures to be a battle of brilliant quarterbacks-Atlanta's Matt Ryan and Green Bay's Aaron Rodgers-who d...


Medical Examiner: Brian Loncar died of apparent cocaine use

After an autopsy and toxicology tests, it's been determined that Loncar died of the "toxic effects of cocaine" and the underlying health issues of high blood pr...


Iconic Sequoia 'Tunnel Tree' Falls in Sunday's Storm

In this case, it's different - though the life was no less extraordinary than most dignitaries. The storms, which look to continue through Wednesday, could be...


US News Releases Ranking of Top Online Degree Programs

The program , offered by CSU's D. Abbott Turner College of Business, jumped 29 spots from previous year on the list of "Best Online MBA Programs ", and is now b...


What will Melania Trump wear for the inaugural balls?

But not so with Mrs Trump. Divided opinion soon arose on dressing the potential future president's wife. " You know who you are!" The Sydney Morning Herald ...


Lake Erie Plane Crash Caught on Cockpit Voice Recorder, NTSB Confirms

They also announced Tuesday that a 20-foot piece pulled from the water is from the fuselage of the Cessna 525 Citation that was carrying six people when it disa...


Watch Rose Parade 2017

On Monday, the 49 victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando, Fla., were honored with a float in the Rose Bowl parade. The fun kicks off with an exc...