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September 25, 2020
Feds put first Black inmate to death since execution restart
A man who killed a religious couple visiting Texas from Iowa was executed Thursday, the first Black inmate put to death as ...
September 24, 2020
Lawyer: Case of Black inmate set to die reveals racial bias
The lawyer for the first Black inmate scheduled to die this year as part of the Trump administration’s resumption of federal ...
September 24, 2020
2nd Texas death row inmate declared intellectually disabled
For the second time in as many weeks, Texas’ highest criminal court on Wednesday commuted the death sentence of an inmate ...
September 23, 2020
US government executes killer obsessed with witchcraft
The U.S. government on Tuesday executed a former soldier who said an obsession with witchcraft led him to kill a Georgia ...
September 16, 2020
2 dead of virus at US prison where executions are scheduled
Two inmates have died in as many days from coronavirus at the federal prison complex where the U.S. government plans to carry ...
September 15, 2020
Report: Death penalty cases show history of racial disparity
Black people have been overrepresented on death rows across the United States and killers of Black people are less likely to ...
August 28, 2020
Navajo Nation wants more say over criminal justice matters
Shortly after the only Native American man on federal death row took his last breath, his tribe blasted the federal ...
August 28, 2020
Court panel allows federal execution of Kansas girl's killer
A panel of federal appeals court judges is letting the U.S. government proceed with the planned execution of a man who ...
August 25, 2020
Navajo man asks to halt execution while seeking clemency
The only Native American man on federal death row is asking a judge to halt his execution until he receives a determination ...
August 23, 2020
Execution of Native American man stirs emotion within tribe
Late on a fall evening in 2001, Alyce Slim and her granddaughter stopped at a gas station on the Navajo Nation after ...
August 22, 2020
Lawyers: Autopsy suggests inmate suffered during execution
An inmate suffered “extreme pain" as he received a dose of pentobarbital during just the second federal execution following ...
August 20, 2020
Victims want Golden State Killer sent to toughest prison
Victims of California serial killer and rapist Joseph DeAngelo want him locked away in a distant maximum security prison with ...
August 15, 2020
Indiana police to stop blocking roads during executions
Indiana State Police agreed Friday to stop blocking roads to a prison where federal executions resumed last month and are set ...
August 11, 2020
55 years after riots, Watts section of LA still bears scars
There were no fires this time in Watts. There was no looting, no shooting and no National Guard troops patrolling.
August 06, 2020
The Latest: Japan region declares coronavirus emergency
TOKYO — The governor of Japan’s Aichi Prefecture has announced a regional “state of emergency” seeking to curb the ...
August 01, 2020
Justice Department schedules 2 additional federal executions
The Justice Department scheduled two additional federal executions on Friday, an announcement that comes weeks after it ...
July 30, 2020
Execution set for sole Native American on federal death row
The only Native American on federal death row is scheduled to be executed in late August, the U.S. government announced ...
July 24, 2020
US prison populations down 8% amid coronavirus outbreak
Stephanie Parris was finishing a two-year prison sentence for a probation violation when she heard she’d be going home three ...
July 19, 2020
One reporter, two executions and haunting last words
Daniel Lewis Lee, a condemned man and convicted murderer, was asked if he wanted to make a final statement from the execution ...
July 18, 2020
Iowa meth kingpin is 3rd executed by US government this week
The U.S. government on Friday put to death an Iowa chemistry student-turned-meth kingpin convicted of killing five people, ...
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