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18 min ago | Hampton Roads Daily Press
One early August afternoon in 2011, a couple living at a Denbigh apartment complex noticed that their neighbors' windows were blackened with soot, and notified staff at the complex.
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A former maintenance man was sentenced to life in prison Thursday for murdering a 93-year-old woman in her Pembroke Pines condominium in 2009.
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The only committee chaired by a Democrat in the Republican-controlled Senate held hearings Wednesday on several bills.
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President Benigno S. Aquino III graces the Jollibee's Twin Milestone Celebration at the Heroes Hall of MalacaA an Palace on Tuesday .
13 hrs ago | Brandon Sun
A New Delhi court on Thursday confirmed the death penalty imposed by a lower court to four men convicted for the gang rape and murder of a young woman on a moving bus in 2012.
Vanwinkle's case is one of two high profile cases in Southern Colorado where prosecutors could pursue the death penalty if a guilty verdict is reached.
Jurors handed down a death penalty recommendation today for a 42-year-old man convicted of killing two victims in Stanton to steal a car.
August 18, 2011 was described as one of the bloodiest days in Newport News history by the prosecution Wednesday.
The The death penalty has been taken off the table and the fate of convicted murderer Devin Wayne Fuller is now in the hands of the court after the jury deadlocked and was dismissed Wednesday, the third day of the sentencing phase of the trial.
The legislation would not be retroactive, which means it would not affect the sentence of the state's lone death row inmate, Michael Addison.
Blackwell's ex-wife testified Tuesday, saying she brought the child to a home near Blackwell's house to go swimming.
The House Criminal Justice and Public Safety Committee last month voted 14-3 to recommend passage.
The state's first-ever death penalty case is now underway after more than eight years after former soldier Naeem Williams allegedly killed his 5-year-old daughter.
Chennai, March 11: The DMK today declared in its manifesto that it would fight to abolish the death penalty, having championed the cause of the three death-row convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.
Authorities said Tuesday that they were pursuing a man who failed to register as a sex offender before he was arrested and accused of killing a mother and her two young children and sexually assaulting her teenage daughter in southern Colorado.
Guest Opinion: With Gov. Jay Inslee's recent decision to halt executions, an issue that has gripped public defenders for decades is finally getting the public attention it deserves.
Jurors find Patrick Haney Jr. guilty in the beating death of his girlfriend's 4-year-old son, Trenton St. Clair.