execution

Texas to Execute Racist Who Dragged Black Man to His Death In 1998

Texas to Execute Racist Who Dragged Black Man to His Death in 1998

James Byrd Jr. was alive for at least two miles before his body was ripped into pieces.

Alabama Inmate Suffering From Dementia Granted Stay

The U.S. Supreme Court has granted an Alabama inmate a stay of execution, CNN reports.…

Obama

In Brief: Obama Back on the Scene, Serena Back at No. 1 — Briefly

Obama Raps With Students, Avoids Trump as Subject Former President Obama made his first major post-White…

Arkansas

Arkansas Sidesteps Legal Wrangling, Executes First in List of Inmates

Despite legal moves to prevent the carrying out of a series of executions, the state…

Arkansas

Clock Stopped for Execution of 2 Arkansas Men Due to Legal Challenges

Arkansas’ plans to execute two of seven death row inmates on Thursday got tripped up by…

Boston Marathon

In Brief: Kenya Sweeps Boston Marathon, Arkansas Tries to Carry Out Multiple Executions

Kenyan Marathoners Take Men’s Women’s Trophies at Boston Marathon Kenyan runners easily swept the Boston…

What It’s Like to Almost Get Executed

I was supposed to be executed one minute after midnight on February 10, 2004. In…

Mississippi Judge Suspends All Executions

Judge in Mississippi Suspends All Executions

On Tuesday, U.S. District Court Judge Henry Wingate ordered all executions to temporarily halt, calling…

A Letter From Ray Jasper, Who Is About to Be Executed

Soon-to-be Executed Ray Jasper Speaks

Mr. Nolan, when I first responded to you, I didn't think that it would cause…

Joshua Black

Florida Politician Wants to Execute President Obama

Joshua Black, a Republican candidate for a Florida House seat, took to his Twitter account…