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U.S. Federal judge halts 9 planned executions in Arkansas
Author: 0 Federal judge halts 9 planned executions in Arkansas

In her order Saturday, Baker cited troubled lengthy executions in Alabama, Arizona, Ohio and Oklahoma that used the sedative midazolam. "The court is mindful of the fact that the state of Arkansas has not executed an inmate since 2005, despite consistent support for capital punishment from (Arkansas residents) and their elected representatives", she wrote.

U.S. Suspect arrested in connection to murder of Google employee
Author: 0 Suspect arrested in connection to murder of Google employee

Police said throughout the investigation they believed Marcotte fought her attacker and the suspect had scratches on his face, neck and arms. DNA evidence and an alert state trooper helped find the man they believe killed a New York City woman last summer who was out running near her mother's MA home, authorities said Saturday.

Author: 0 Easter services and egg hunts on tap

The event is open to children age one up to fourth-graders. Youth will be divided into age groups to take turns hunting up all the eggs. The Moses Lake Sand Scorpions' annual hunt starts at noon in the red zone of the Moses Lake Sand Dunes.

Author: 0 Stations of the Cross Processional Takes To The Streets In Pilsen Friday

Our Lady of Sorrows Catholic Church held its first "Living Stations" on Good Friday outside its church doors, off Highway 51. The stations re-enactments, an annual Good Friday tradition, consists of live scenes representing the day before Jesus Christ was crucified, each marked with crosses along procession routes.

U.S. USA officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack
Author: 0 USA officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

Standing firm, the Trump administration on Friday signaled new sanctions would soon follow the missile attack, and the Pentagon was even probing whether Russian Federation itself was involved in the chemical weapons assault that compelled President Donald Trump to action.

U.S. WNPR's Dankosky Discusses Gov. Malloy's Decision Not To Seek Third Term
Author: 0 WNPR's Dankosky Discusses Gov. Malloy's Decision Not To Seek Third Term

Earlier this week, a nationwide survey by media and technology company Morning Consult pegged Mr. Malloy as the country's least popular Democratic governor with a job approval rating of 29%. The state's main spending account is typically about $18 billion. On the Republican side, potential candidates Dr. Malloy said Thursday he's proud of his record but understands not everyone recognizes his administration's accomplishments since he took office in 2011.

Author: 0 United States prepared to 'do more' in Syria, says Nikki Haley

Talking with ABC's This Week host George Stephanopoulos, the official, who is set to visit Moscow April 11-12, said he would "call upon Foreign Minister Lavrov and the Russian government to fulfill the obligation it made to the worldwide community when it agreed to be the guarantor of the elimination of chemical weapons".

U.S. Trump praises Gorsuch after confirmation
Author: 0 Trump praises Gorsuch after confirmation

Chuck Schumer, the Senate Democratic Leader, called for Gorsuch to be independent, after several Democrats linked him to Trump, the president who nominated him. "Last year I stood outside the Supreme Court with hundreds of others asking our elected representatives to 'Do their job, ' and now it's safe to say they have let us all down".

U.S. University of Idaho: Experimental rocket explosion injures 4
Author: 0 University of Idaho: Experimental rocket explosion injures 4

All four students were taken to Gritman Medical Center in Moscow. The University of Idaho has said the incident was not a bomb threat. Ewart said that the university is conducting a review of "the entire process". The other co-president who stood near the explosion wore eye protection but not a face shield, he said. The faculty advisor of the student club was reportedly in attendance for the experiment.

Author: 0 Insurers seek Obamacare stability from Trump

Payment of any overdue premiums from the last 12 months before consumers can buy a new policy. Some insurers say they've lost hundreds of millions of dollars, and many have pulled back or are considering doing so. In response, the Obama administration tightened some of these requirements previous year and announced it would run a pilot program starting this summer to randomly select half of all special enrollment applicants for verification review , holding up the applicant's insurance ...

U.S. NC bill proposes NC State, UNC leaving conference if ACC boycotts state
Author: 0 NC bill proposes NC State, UNC leaving conference if ACC boycotts state

Larry Pittman of Concord, Michael Speciale of New Bern and Carl Ford of China Grove say the decision effectively voided an amendment to North Carolina's constitution forbidding same-sex marriage that voters approved three years earlier. Esseks said his group planned to amend their lawsuit soon to challenge the new bill. A sign protesting a North Carolina law restricting transgender bathroom access.

U.S. Choate mishandled sexual misconduct problems
Author: 0 Choate mishandled sexual misconduct problems

The paper made inquiries to Choate about four former faculty members and shared a report from a graduate, Cheyenne Montgomery, who said that two of the teachers had sex with her while she was a student in the early 1990s. Many graduates told investigators they didn't recognize the adults' actions as abusive or said the school's culture made it hard to come forward.

U.S. Lions Club Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt is Sunday
Author: 0 Lions Club Annual Community Easter Egg Hunt is Sunday

All the Easter egg hunts listed below are free, but the Mt. Baker Ski Area's Golden Egg Hunt has some restrictions. FDES Easter Dance - The Festa do Divino Espirito Santo Portuguese Hall of Monterey hosts its annual Easter Dance with Mike Silva spinning tunes, food for sale in the kitchen, confetti eggs for sale and a visit from the Easter Bunny! Ages 0-12 are welcome.

Author: 0 Trump signs law rolling back Obama-era planned parenthood funding protection

The new law goes towards a long-held goal of defunding abortion held by Republicans, who passed the bill two weeks ago with a tie-breaking vote by Vice President Mike Pence. She boldly continued, "Four million people depend on the Title X family planning program , and this move by Washington politicians would endanger their health and well-being".

U.S. Iowa House approves limits to medical malpractice lawsuits
Author: 0 Iowa House approves limits to medical malpractice lawsuits

Fourth Amendment protections in regards to "going armed with intent" - HF 517 clarifies that the intent element for the crime of "going armed with a unsafe weapon with intent to use it without justification", a Class D felony under state law, can not be presumed or inferred from the mere carrying or concealment of a firearm on or about the person or in a vehicle.

U.S. Rescuers pluck passengers from stuck roller coaster
Author: 0 Rescuers pluck passengers from stuck roller coaster

Ride will remain closed while a thorough inspection is performed. He said firefighters will be methodical in setting up the rescue, to make sure they stay safe as well, Brady said . The looping roller coaster reaches speeds of 96 kilometres per hour and was introduced in 1999, according to the park's website . A similar incident occurred on the same ride - the Joker's Jinx - in 2014, when passengers were stuck 75 feet above the ground for almost five hours.

U.S. Michigan State's Bridges to announce decision to stay or go
Author: 0 Michigan State's Bridges to announce decision to stay or go

Although we do not have any information that confirms that Bridges will in fact return for his sophomore campaign, this definitely is a step in the right direction for one more year at Michigan State. Agents, Tom Izzo, Bridges' family and Michigan State NBA alumni were all the youngster advice to turn pro ( according to The Vertical ), but the rising sophomore decided there was unfinished business left in East Lansing .

U.S. 4 statements by United on passenger's removed from flight
Author: 0 4 statements by United on passenger's removed from flight

Days earlier, a furor erupted on social media after a video showing officers at O'Hare International Airport dragging a bloodied 69-year-old Dr. David Dao down the aisle of a United Express flight. Dao was discharged from the hospital last night, Demetrio said. It's not clear how the scorpion got on the plane. While no immediate legal action had been taken, Demetrio seemed relatively confident that a lawsuit was inevitable: "So, will there be a lawsuit?" During the press conference, ...