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OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma and Florida moved quickly to resume lethal injections after the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of midazolam, a sedative that has been used in several problematic executions. Attorneys general in both states asked courts Monday to allow executions...
ATHENS, Greece (AP) -- It's crunch time for Greece, with the European part of its international bailout expiring Tuesday and with it any possible access to the remaining rescue loans it contains that it needs to pay its debts. As a result, the government is unlikely to repay a...
NEW YORK (AP) — Now that same-sex marriage is legal nationwide, religious conservatives are focusing on preserving their right to object. Their concerns are for the thousands of faith-based charities, colleges and hospitals that want to hire, fire, serve and set policy according...
MALONE, N.Y. (AP) — Some of the same state troopers who spent three weeks hunting down two escaped killers found themselves scrambling to get the lone survivor to a hospital, hoping to make him well enough to share the tale of how the pair managed to escape and stay on the run...
The latest on the manhunt following the escape of two convicted murderers from a maximum-security prison (all times local): 4:45 p.m. U.S. Sen Charles Schumer says there are no reports any officers were hurt in the shooting and arrest of the second convicted killer who broke out...
The latest on the manhunt following the escape of two convicted murderers from a maximum-security prison (all times local): ___ 2 p.m. State police say an escaped inmate killed by authorities after three weeks on the run in the woods of upstate New York had been shot three times...
ANOTHER SETBACK FOR THE SPACE X FALCON ROCKET AS IT APPEARED TO DISINTEGRATE SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF FROM CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA. SPACE X MISSION CONTROL SAYING THE INITIAL TAKEOFF WAS SUCCESSFUL BUT PROBLEMS OCCURRED AS THE ROCKET WENT SUPERSONIC. THIS IS SECOND FAILED LAUNCH OF...
SAYING THERE'S AN INCREASED TERROR THREAT BUILDING, THE F-B-I AND DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY ARE WARNING AMERICANS TO BE VIGILANT AS THE JULY 4TH HOLIDAY APPROACHES. REPRESENTATIVE LEE ZELDIN, A MEMBER OF THE HOUSE FOREIGN AFFAIRS COMMITTEE, SAYS IT'S EVER MORE LIKELY AN...
Police searching for the second of two escaped prisoners who pulled off an elaborate breakout from a maximum-security New York prison three weeks ago say that the remaining escapee is fatigued and likely to make a mistake after law enforcement officers shot and killed his...