Arkansas was poised Thursday to conduct its first execution since 2005 after officials scrapped the..
After a pair of court defeats, the state of Arkansas was forced late Monday to..
Two Arkansas inmates scheduled for back-to-back lethal injections next month asked the parole board Friday..
The Supreme Court blocked the execution of a Texas murderer Wednesday because of racially discriminatory..
Mississippi lawmakers are advancing a proposal to add firing squad, electrocution and gas chamber as..
The prison north of Damascus was known to detainees as “the slaughterhouse” and in it,..
Attorneys for Texas death row inmate Terry Edwards are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to..
Six weeks after he shot and killed nine people at a Charleston church, Dylann Roof..
The federal government plans to execute a former soldier after a judge lifted a stay..
The hunt for a suspected killer was under way Monday after police found an off-duty..
A Syrian priest who escaped after being held captive by Islamic State has spoken of..
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday night stayed the execution of an Alabama man convicted..
Saudi Arabia says it has executed a prince who fatally shot another man in a..
A Nazi-themed Facebook group that called for the “execution” of Jews and African Americans has..
A key Islamic State leader responsible for terror videos of torture and execution was killed..
There is no evidence that Jesus face-palms, but if He did, an Alabama pastor, who..