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A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government to humanely kill condemned criminals, and whether it's even worth... A third execution by lethal injection has gone awry in six months, renewing debate over whether there is a foolproof way for the government ... (more)
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A 22-year-old man believed to be from the South Woodham Ferrers area has died after his motorbike was in collision with a Volkswagen Golf on the A132 at South Woodham Ferrers.
U.S. District Judge Neil V. Wake was attending a ceremony for a judicial colleague when he received an urgent - and unusual - request: Lawyers for a condemned inmate wanted him to stop an execution that didn't... A large family that lives at the shore and suffered losses during Superstorm Sandy will share a $20 million lottery jackpot that one of ... (more)
Two men forced a woman into the backseat of her sport utility vehicle at gunpoint, drove off but later lost control and plowed into a group of people on a corner near a fruit stand on Friday, police said.
Kaufman was a middle-age teacher and single mother in the mid-1960s when her autobiographical novel became a surprise best-seller.
Former astronaut Henry "Hank" Hartsfield, who logged 483 hours during three trips into space and commanded two shuttle missions, has died.
TWO from Broadway died as a result of his motorbike colliding with a car near Wellington, an inquest has heard.
There were emotional scenes in Oxford Crown Court this after the jury of six men and six women returned its verdict, by a majority of 11-1.
According to police, 59-year-old Feng Liu suffered serious head wounds Wednesday and was taken to UNC Hospitals.
The U.S. Department of Justice says 57-year-old Cyprian Adoh died Wednesday. A spokeswoman for the U.S. Medical Center for Federal Prisoners says his death is being investigated as a homicide.
A fence surrounds the state prison in Florence, Ariz. where the execution of Joseph Rudolph Wood was scheduled to take place on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.
In this July 1, 2014 file photo, Philadelphia Police and Fire Department investigate the scene of a food truck explosion in the Northeast section of Philadelphia.
The state of Arizona executed Joseph Wood on Wednesday. It took him nearly two hours to die after his veins were injected with a novel combination of two drugs.
Authorities say a mother and daughter have died of injuries they suffered when a food truck exploded in Philadelphia earlier this month.
An inmate at Neuse Correctional Institution has died three weeks after he was involved in a fight with another inmate.
The office of Attorney General Tom Horne said Joseph Rudolph Wood was pronounced dead at 3.49pm local time, one hour and 57 minutes after the execution started.
Updated: Sat Jul 26, 2014 11:56 am
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