Jury rules James Holmes qualifies for death penalty for movie massacre
Jurors have unanimously agreed the death penalty should remain an option for Colorado movie theater shooter James Holmes as the sentencing portion of his trial heads to its final phase. The decision clears the way for a last plea from both sides ...
Aurora Shooting Trial: Jury Allows Death Penalty as Possible Punishment
James Holmes Trial: Jury Keeps Death Penalty as Option in Theater Massacre
The Latest: Holmes Jury Declines to Rule Out Death Penalty
Obama climate change plan affects 2016 race
WASHINGTON — Combating climate change will protect the nation's economy, security, and health, President Obama said Monday in unveiling a plan designed to reduce power plant emissions and fated to be a major 2016 campaign issue. "This is our ...
Obama says no challenge greater threat to US future than climate change
Obama announces power plant regulations
Obama Announces Rule to Cut Carbon Emissions From Power Plants
Republicans begin pivotal debate week with New Hampshire forum
WASHINGTON Republican presidential candidates, with the exception of Donald Trump, will test their messages in New Hampshire at a forum on Monday ahead of their first head-to-head debate in the 2016 campaign later this week. Fourteen of the 17 ...
Poll: Trump builds lead; GOP voters prefer different debate format
Five ways to beat Donald Trump in a debate
In Republican Debate, Here Are Five Ideas Worth Arguing About
New York Post
Search intensifies for suspected killer of Memphis police officer
NASHVILLE, Tenn. The hunt for a man suspected of fatally shooting a policeman in Memphis intensified on Monday with law enforcement intent on capturing one of the most wanted men in Tennessee. Tremaine Wilbourn is suspected of shooting Officer Sean ...
Suspect Identified in Memphis Cop Killing
Memphis cop shooting suspect is on federal parole
Officer killed during traffic stop
2nd US Doctor Accused of Illegally Killing Lion in Zimbabwe
A second U.S. doctor is accused by Zimbabwe officials of illegally killing a lion. Zimbabwe's National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority accused Jan Casimir Seski of Murrysville, Pennsylvania, of shooting the lion with a bow and arrow in April ...
Zimbabwe names another US man in connection with alleged illegal hunting
Cecil the Lion and Robert Mugabe
Cecil the lion: Brother Jericho is 'alive and well' despite reports, says ...
The idea of Joe Biden running for president doesn't make a ton of sense
Maureen Dowd's column over the weekend -- which reported that Beau Biden's dying wish was that his father run for president in 2016 -- has started anew a debate over whether the Vice President should or will make the race. There's tons of conflicting ...
Meet Will Pierce: The Super Fan Trying to Convince Joe Biden to Run For President
Democrats Skeptical of Joe Biden 2016 Candidacy
Inevitable no more? Clinton march to party nod disrupted
Hillary launches first campaign ads: Why is her mother the star?
Christian Science Monitor
Hillary Clinton has released the first two television ads for her presidential campaign, and her mother, Dorothy, plays a prominent role in both. By Gretel Kauffman, Staff August 3, 2015. Save for later Saved · About video ads. An error occurred. Try ...
Hillary Clinton's new ads are good. But it's remarkable that she has to run them.
Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign airs its first TV ads
First Read: Hillary Clinton to Air $2 Million in TV Ads in IA, NH
Darren Wilson Is Racist, As It Turns Out
Writing for the New Yorker, Jake Halpern has turned in the first extensive interview with Darren Wilson, the former Ferguson, Mo., cop who shot and killed black teenager Michael Brown. In conversations at his home, hidden somewhere “on the outskirts of St.
Here Are the Most Damning Portions From the Big Darren Wilson New Yorker Profile
Former Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Speaks: 'Everyone Is So Quick to Jump on ...
Ferguson spurs 40 new state measures; activists want more
The Latest: Police: Suspect's Mother Was Shot 2 Days Earlier
New York Times
CANTON, Miss. — The latest on a fatal shooting outside a Mississippi courthouse (all times local): 1:30 p.m.. Police say the mother of the suspect in a fatal courthouse shooting was shot in her car just two days earlier. Canton, Mississippi, police ...
Shooter kills 1 outside Miss. courthouse
Man shot to death awaiting court appearance in Mississippi
The Latest: Suspect's relative wounded in earlier shooting
The Latest: Protesters Want Texas Attorney General to Resign
New York Times
McKINNEY, Texas (AP) — The latest on Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has been charged with felony securities fraud (all times local): 12:30 p.m.. Protesters who gathered near the Dallas-area jail where Attorney General Ken Paxton was booked on ...
Texas Atty. Gen. Paxton, indicted in securities fraud, surrenders
Texas Attorney General Turns Himself In On Fraud Charges
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton arrested, booked; mugshot released