Thursday, July 24 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:22:38 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.Full Story >
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.Full Story >
Wednesday, lawmakers in Washington, D.C. awarded a Congressional Gold Medal to the victims of the 1963 16th Street Baptist Church bombing.
Some say the award is bittersweet and long overdue for Addie Mae Collins, Denise McNair, Carole Robertson and Cynthia Wesley.
"Yes it is overdue. This whole commemoration is trying to right some wrongs both in terms of recognition, in terms of recognizing folks who had not been recognized in the past, correcting things that should've been corrected a long time ago," Rep. Terri Sewell said.
Mayor William Bell flew to the capitol to be on hand for the vote and siblings of some of the girls watched the House discussion and vote from the gallery.
If all goes according to plan, the girls will be awarded the medal posthumously and the families will have it in hand by the 50th anniversary of the bombing this September.
BRADENTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children. Bradenton Beach policeFull Story >
People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >