Andrew Demillo, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 6:22pm
Arkansas' attorney general on Friday asked for execution dates to be set for eight death row inmates, but state officials said they're still lacking one of the three lethal injection drugs needed to put the men to death.
Matthew Brown, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 6:06pm
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency delayed a proposal Friday that would require mining companies to show they have the financial wherewithal to clean up their pollution so taxpayers aren't stuck footing the bill.
Six University of Connecticut students were charged Friday with alcohol-related offenses related to the death of a student who was run over by a fire department vehicle after leaving a party last fall.
An Idaho judge has sentenced a high school football player to three years of probation and 300 hours of community service after prosecutors said he took part in a brutal locker room assault on a black football player in a small Idaho town.
Astrid Galvan, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 5:26pm
The arrest by federal authorities in El Paso of a transgender woman who was seeking protection from an abusive boyfriend has led to questions about what lengths authorities will go to apprehend people under newly stepped-up immigration policies.
Martha Bellisle, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 5:17pm
The Justice Department wants a federal appeals court to put President Trump's travel ban case on hold until he issues a new order, but the states who sued to stop the ban want the case to move forward.
Elliot Spagat, Associated Press | Posted
Feb 24th - 5:01pm
U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Friday that it plans to start awarding contracts by mid-April for President Donald Trump's proposed border wall with Mexico, signaling that he is aggressively pursuing plans to erect "a great wall" along the 2,000-mile border.
The former sheriff of Los Angeles County violated his pledge to shine a light on crime and instead concealed it, a federal prosecutor said Friday during opening statements in the retrial of a man who for more than a decade oversaw the nation's largest sheriff's department.