Jul 24, 3:39 AM PDT
Joseph Wood was executed in Arizona yesterday. It took two hours to kill him. The execution was not halted, even though he repeatedly gasped and snorted during it. An Associated Press reporter who witnessed the execution saw Wood start gasping... [[ This is a content summary...
Jul 24, 2:45 AM PDT
Nigel Sykes, currently serving a 15-year sentence, is suing employees of Seasons Pizza in Newport, Del. who allegedly tackled him as he was robbing the pizzeria at gunpoint. His suit, filed without a lawyer, asks in excess of $260,000, saying employees of the dining establishment...
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Jul 23, 3:09 PM PDT
WASHINGTON—The inspector general for the Internal Revenue Service is reviewing some agency computer backup tapes to find out whether missing emails are still recoverable , Commissioner John Koskinen said at a congressional hearing Wednesday. Mr. Koskinen's...
Jul 23, 9:16 PM PDT
There are bad apples in every profession. Yes, there are even bad park rangers, but probably very few that are this bad. In fact, I’ll bet this guy isn’t even a park ranger! Per The San Francisco Chronicle: Marin County authorities are warning hikers to beware of a man claiming to be a park...
Jul 23, 9:33 PM PDT
Online at The Washington Post, Charles Lane has an op-ed that begins, "President Obama's plan to transform the U.S. health-care market is once again in trouble. This time, two Republican-appointed judges on a federal appeals court have invalidated a key portion of the program."