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Death Row Inmate Wants Chair Not Lethal Injection

Death Row Inmate Wants Chair Not Lethal Injection

Prior to Zagorski's execution, the electric chair had not been used since 2013. All of their crimes were committeed before 1999, meaning under Tennessee law they will also have the option of choosin...

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Pentagon reveals U.S. observation flight over Ukraine

Pentagon reveals U.S. observation flight over Ukraine

The Ukraine requested the flight under the treaty that is an worldwide accord giving each member country the right to conduct, and the obligation to accept, unarmed military observation flights. The P...

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Winter Weather Advisories Extended On Saturday

Winter Weather Advisories Extended On Saturday

Temperatures around 32 late tonight and Sunday morning, rising into the mid 30's Sunday afternoon and night. Tulsa, Oklahoma, will see less ice and snow, with ice accumulations near one-10th of ...

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Republican lawmakers grill former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey in closed-door interview

Republican lawmakers grill former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey in closed-door interview

Comey had two attorneys with him, Issa said , one of whom was a DOJ attorney who advised him "time and time again" not to answer key questions about their investigation into FBI malfeasance in 2016. ...

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Police hold grave fears for British tourist missing in NZ

Police hold grave fears for British tourist missing in NZ

She was in regular contact with her parents and brothers, Michael and Declan. Ms Millane's father has arrived in Auckland today to help police in the search operation. We're all extremely upset and ...

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Revisions eyed for rushed Australia encryption law

Revisions eyed for rushed Australia encryption law

The least aggressive one is a technical assistance request , which asks for voluntary cooperation. The Australian government's cyber security adviser Alastair MacGibbon said Wednesday that authorit...

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22-Year-Old British Backpacker Murdered In New Zealand

22-Year-Old British Backpacker Murdered In New Zealand

Ms Millane is known to have used the Tinder dating app while she was in New Zealand. Speaking from the scene, he said it was an unbearable time for her family and his heart goes out to them. The gra...

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Michael Cohen Should Get 'Substantial Prison Term,' US Attorney Says

Michael Cohen Should Get 'Substantial Prison Term,' US Attorney Says

Prosecutors said the court's Probation Department estimated that federal sentencing guidelines call for Cohen to serve at least four years in prison. Cohen did not follow up on the offer, the filin...

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Assange's Lawyer Rejects Moreno's Deal to Leave Ecuadorian Embassy in UK

Assange's Lawyer Rejects Moreno's Deal to Leave Ecuadorian Embassy in UK

Assange to take the decision to leave", Moreno said in a live radio interview. Julian Assange can walk out of the Ecuadorean Embassy in London any time he wants and face little prospect of jai...

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Man convicted of first-degree murder following 2017 Charlottesville riot death

Man convicted of first-degree murder following 2017 Charlottesville riot death

An American neo-Nazi was found guilty of murder on Friday for killing a woman when ramming his auto into counter-protesters at a 2017 white supremacist rally that made Charlottesville a byword for rac...

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Age Of Trump: Arab Nation Bahrain Sides With Israel Against Hezbollah

Age Of Trump: Arab Nation Bahrain Sides With Israel Against Hezbollah

Unlike Russia, the USA backed without any reservations Israel's decision to launch Northern Shield, with National Security Adviser John Bolton declaring in a statement that the U.S. Israel said its op...

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US warship challenges Russia claims in Sea of Japan

US warship challenges Russia claims in Sea of Japan

The flight came the day after the US Navy had sailed the guided missile destroyer USS McCampbell near the Peter the Great Bay in the Sea of Japan, a move that irked Russian Federation, which maintai...

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Ukrainian Embassy in Nigeria condemns Russia’s seizure of ships

Ukrainian Embassy in Nigeria condemns Russia’s seizure of ships

Russian Federation intervened as the Ukrainian ships were relocating from the Black Sea port of Odessa to the port of Mariupol in the Sea of Azov. Russian Federation has "partially unblocked" Ukrai...

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In Caracas, Erdogan slams sanctions on Venezuela

In Caracas, Erdogan slams sanctions on Venezuela

Last month, the ruling United Socialist Party of Venezuela's vice president on economic development, Jesus Faria, said Maduro could visit Russian Federation by the end of this year to discuss ec...

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John Kelly to Resign ‘In Coming Days’ - Staff Shakeup Likely

John Kelly to Resign ‘In Coming Days’ - Staff Shakeup Likely

The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Trump seemed to be directing calls away from Kelly and toward Nick Ayers-Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff-who has always been rumored as Kelly's...

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At least 6 killed and dozens wounded after nightclub stampede in Italy

At least 6 killed and dozens wounded after nightclub stampede in Italy

The stampede happened early Saturday morning at the Lanterna Azzurra nightclub in the central Italy town of Corinaldo, which is about 88 miles (141 km) east of Florence, the Italian news agency ANSA r...

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Satellite images show activity at North Korean missile base

Satellite images show activity at North Korean missile base

Trump also has repeatedly expressed a fondness for the North Korean leader, both on Twitter and in private. "Moreover, in the past year North Korea has significantly expanded a nearby facility that ...

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Missing Backpacker Grace Millane Case Is Now being Treated As Suspected Murder

Missing Backpacker Grace Millane Case Is Now being Treated As Suspected Murder

Police had identified the man by yesterday and spoken to him before he was taken to Auckland Central police station today. "At this point, we hold grave concerns for her safety". "Obviously this means...

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Trump Told Associate to Stop Calling John Kelly

Trump Told Associate to Stop Calling John Kelly

The moves had always been planned, and will give Kelly's eventual successor room to build a new White House political team. Kelly wasn't seen at the White House during the day on Friday, but did a...

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Pakistan will no longer fight someone else's war: Imran Khan

Pakistan will no longer fight someone else's war: Imran Khan

This week, Islamabad issued a statement welcoming U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to make political reconciliation between the Afghan Taliban and Kabul the primary goal of America's str...

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Donald Trump Nominates Former News Anchor Heather Nauert As UN Envoy

Donald Trump Nominates Former News Anchor Heather Nauert As UN Envoy

Here are three takeaways from Nauert's nomination. But former President George W. Bush did not include the position in his Cabinet. "Heather plays a key role in advancing US foreign policy & I look fo...

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Grace Millane: Missing British backpacker's last movements caught on CCTV

Grace Millane: Missing British backpacker's last movements caught on CCTV

They became anxious when she failed to reply to birthday messages on Sunday. "The Father is due to arrive in New Zealand to aid with Police efforts, which should be a big help as he knows more abo...

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US wants Huawei CFO to face fraud charges

US wants Huawei CFO to face fraud charges

Until Meng's bail hearing Friday, the reasons for her arrest in Canada on December 1 were shrouded in mystery. Meng faces charges of fraud in the USA for allegedly misrepresenting Huawei's relat...

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Merkel ally Kramp-Karrenbauer elected new CDU leader

Merkel ally Kramp-Karrenbauer elected new CDU leader

German Chancellor and leader of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU ) Angela Merkel holds a frame with a baton she was given by Volker Bouffier (right) and Klaus Schueler (left) representing CDU memb...

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Expect Two Wildly Different Stories After James Comey's House Testimony

Expect Two Wildly Different Stories After James Comey's House Testimony

US President Donald Trump said on Thursday that the "phony" Russian investigation is a "witch hunt" and a presidential harassment without which his approval ratings would have been 75 per cent. Come...

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United Nations votes on USA sponsored Hamas condemnation resolution

United Nations votes on USA sponsored Hamas condemnation resolution

US Ambassador Nikki Haley , whose defense of Israel has been a signature calling during her almost two-year run, had lobbied hard for European countries and others to join with Washington in condem...

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Trump Says He'll Nominate William Barr To Return As Attorney General

Trump Says He'll Nominate William Barr To Return As Attorney General

While he has an extremely conservative record, Barr would also bring to the role seasoned experience and is well regarded in the legal community. The Washington Post first reported that Barr is th...

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Former Attorney General William Barr contender for old job

Former Attorney General William Barr contender for old job

Barr, 68, a Republican lawyer, served as attorney general under George H.W. Bush, who passed away last week at the age of 94. A month after Jeff Session's resignation , Donald Trump may have a ...

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Luxembourg eyes free public transport

Luxembourg eyes free public transport

The tiny country of just 2590 square kilometres is home to about 110,000 people, but an additional 400,000 travel to the city for work. Commuters need only pay €2 (US$2.20) for up to two hours of tr...

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Republicans rush to limit power of incoming Democratic governors

Republicans rush to limit power of incoming Democratic governors

Walker is getting bipartisan pressure to veto the measures, including from Democratic Gov. -elect Tony Evers (EE'-vers). The attorney general's office, meanwhile, wouldn't be allowed to withdraw fro...

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