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The death-row inmates forced to play baseball for their lives

The death-row inmates forced to play baseball for their lives

On a hot summer day in baseball-mad Rawlins, Wyoming in 1911, a tightly-packed crowd watched pitcher Thomas Cameron rear back and hurl a fastball toward home p [...] Read full article: The death-row inmates forced to play bas...→

The death-row inmates forced to play baseball for their lives

The death-row inmates forced to play baseball for their lives

On a hot summer day in baseball-mad Rawlins, Wyoming in 1911, a tightly-packed crowd watched pitcher Thomas Cameron rear back and hurl a fastball toward home p [...] Read full article: The death-row inmates forced to play bas...→

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

With the death penalty about to be abolished in Colorado, Polis will determine whether Colorado allows another person to be executed. Read full article: Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Th...→

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death ...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

An Alabama inmate spared from execution by questions over whether dementia had erased memories of his crime has died on death row Read full article: Alabama inmate spared by dementia argume...→

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

Pets brighten our day, lift our spirits when times get tough and help us to get out the door and get active in all stages of life. Read full article: I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Hel...→

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Standing in a hallway outside the Rockies’ spring training clubhouse at Salt River Fields Sunday morning, star third baseman Nolan Arenado fielded questions ab [...] Read full article: Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play ba...→

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

The bill does not repeal the breed ban enacted in 1989; rather, it allows an owner to register his or her pit bull on a probationary yearlong basis. Read full article: Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row ...→

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

When voters passed Prop. 66 in 2016 most believed the measure would speed up state executions, they never thought it would lead to condemned prisoners being al [...] Read full article: San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers ...→

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

UW players Tommy Williams and Davis Delorefice were key players on the Orange Coast College squad that delivered John Altobelli his fourth state title last spr [...] Read full article: ‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit har...→

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A handyman convicted in the hatchet murders of an elderly couple who employed him and sent to San Quentin’s death row has died at an o [...] Read full article: Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Ce...→

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

American force warns South Korean workers it "will soon exhaust programmed funds available to pay their salaries and wages." Read full article: U.S.-South Korea military funding row co...→

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

"It was surreal," Bears safety Eddie Jackson said. "It don’t seem right. It don’t sound right, just saying it." Read full article: Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after lear...→

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

A Southern California man was sentenced to death Tuesday for the 10-year-old killings of a family of four whose bodies were found buried in shallow graves in t [...] Read full article: Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For...→

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

While the Athletics continue to hold his baseball rights, Kyler Murray said he isn’t intent on pursuing his diamond dreams at the moment. “I don’t understand w [...] Read full article: Kyler knows? Murray says he could play f...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he's [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed. Reed was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent ov [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Dea...→

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

“This is why we rescue.” It’s a fitting caption for a photo melting animal lovers’ hearts across the country. Read full article: ‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’...→

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Mike Fiers revealed he has been receiving death threats since exposing the Houston Astros' cheating scandal, one of the worst scandals in Major League Baseball [...] Read full article: Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Get...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

More than 700 condemned inmates on California’s largest-in-the-nation death row soon will have a chance to transfer to one of eight state prisons, a move a for [...] Read full article: California to transfer some condemned in...→

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

This Black History Month, some children in Brooklyn are learning about the leaders who paved the way for them with help from a new play. Read full article: New play teaches students about the live...→

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

In the final two days of his life, 8-year-old Thomas Valva was allegedly dragged down a staircase by his father’s fiancée in their Center Moriches home, after [...] Read full article: 'House of horror': Cameras capture Thoma...→

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

Kevin Cooper was convicted of murdering four people in Chino Hills in 1983. He's repeatedly claimed innocence and narrowly avoided a 2004 execution by just hou [...] Read full article: ‘They framed me’: On death row for decad...→

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

Death row inmate Keith "Bo" Tharpe's execution was halted in 2017 after his lawyer argued his sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias. He died Friday of [...] Read full article: GA death row inmate who came close to ex...→

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

January 23, 2020 / 2:00 PM / CBS News... An inmate was found hanging inside his cell in an apparent suicide at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman o [...] Read full article: Another inmate found dead inside Mississ...→

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

Authorities are investigating the on-campus death of a Stanford University student but do not suspect foul play, according to newspaper reports. Read full article: No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death O...→

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Killer of 9 black church members in Charleston, South Carolina tells Associated Press he's being mistreated Read full article: Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on fed...→

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by sta...→

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

The court did leave open the possibility for another appeal following the outcome of upcoming hearings, which could lead to a new trial. Read full article: Supreme Court denies Texas death row inm...→

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

After stumbling to a 2-11 record to start last season, the Gophers baseball team has been locked in to better beginning in 2020. So far, so good. Minnesota is [...] Read full article: Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for cha...→

"Changed" Tennessee death row inmate facing the electric chair has prison staff, victims' relatives appealing for clemency

Nicholas Todd Sutton, 58, is scheduled to be executed for the killing of another inmate in Tennessee. Prison staff, relatives of his victims, and others who kn [...] Read full article: "Changed" Tennessee death row inmate fac...→

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

A death row inmate died Saturday at a hospital, while the previous day another prisoner was killed after two inmates attacked him, California officials said Read full article: California death row inmate dies; prison...→

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California could move 700 death row inmates to eight other facilities within the state where they will be housed with non-condemned prisoners and have access t [...] Read full article: California to move hundreds of inmates o...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

The fate of a condemned Missouri inmate rests with Gov. Mike Parson, who must decide if the risk posed by Russell Bucklew's unusual medical condition is grave [...] Read full article: Death row inmate with rare condition may...→

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

A double murderer whose case became part of California’s renewed debate over capital punishment died Wednesday in a hospital long before his death sentence cou [...] Read full article: Double murder on San Quentin’s death row...→

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Ahead of tonight's Lakers game, the first since Kobe Bryant's death, Staples Center was decked out to honor Mamba and his daughter. Read full article: Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Ko...→

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

MLB has been fixated on pace of play, but the sign-stealing scandal is only going to increase paranoia and that could slow the game. Read full article: Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace...→

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

A Trump Iowa campaign regional field director died in his home Thursday night and was found Friday morning, according to sources with knowledge of the situatio [...] Read full article: Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trum...→

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

A man who has been on death row in a Florida prison for more than 30 years is seeking to have his conviction vacated based on new reporting by ABC News. Read full article: Attorney says jury didn't hear key infor...→

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Former ESPN personality Jemele Hill railed against "forcing" blacks to "play nice with racists," on the day that LSU visited President Trump Read full article: Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shou...→

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

With the death penalty about to be abolished in Colorado, Polis will determine whether Colorado allows another person to be executed. Read full article: Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Th...→

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Killer of 9 black church members in Charleston, South Carolina tells Associated Press he's being mistreated Read full article: Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on fed...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he's [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

The court did leave open the possibility for another appeal following the outcome of upcoming hearings, which could lead to a new trial. Read full article: Supreme Court denies Texas death row inm...→

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

“This is why we rescue.” It’s a fitting caption for a photo melting animal lovers’ hearts across the country. Read full article: ‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’...→

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

Pets brighten our day, lift our spirits when times get tough and help us to get out the door and get active in all stages of life. Read full article: I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Hel...→

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

After stumbling to a 2-11 record to start last season, the Gophers baseball team has been locked in to better beginning in 2020. So far, so good. Minnesota is [...] Read full article: Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for cha...→

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Standing in a hallway outside the Rockies’ spring training clubhouse at Salt River Fields Sunday morning, star third baseman Nolan Arenado fielded questions ab [...] Read full article: Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play ba...→

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

A death row inmate died Saturday at a hospital, while the previous day another prisoner was killed after two inmates attacked him, California officials said Read full article: California death row inmate dies; prison...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

When voters passed Prop. 66 in 2016 most believed the measure would speed up state executions, they never thought it would lead to condemned prisoners being al [...] Read full article: San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers ...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

This Black History Month, some children in Brooklyn are learning about the leaders who paved the way for them with help from a new play. Read full article: New play teaches students about the live...→

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

A double murderer whose case became part of California’s renewed debate over capital punishment died Wednesday in a hospital long before his death sentence cou [...] Read full article: Double murder on San Quentin’s death row...→

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

Kevin Cooper was convicted of murdering four people in Chino Hills in 1983. He's repeatedly claimed innocence and narrowly avoided a 2004 execution by just hou [...] Read full article: ‘They framed me’: On death row for decad...→

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

American force warns South Korean workers it "will soon exhaust programmed funds available to pay their salaries and wages." Read full article: U.S.-South Korea military funding row co...→

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

MLB has been fixated on pace of play, but the sign-stealing scandal is only going to increase paranoia and that could slow the game. Read full article: Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace...→

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

Death row inmate Keith "Bo" Tharpe's execution was halted in 2017 after his lawyer argued his sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias. He died Friday of [...] Read full article: GA death row inmate who came close to ex...→

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

A man who has been on death row in a Florida prison for more than 30 years is seeking to have his conviction vacated based on new reporting by ABC News. Read full article: Attorney says jury didn't hear key infor...→

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

Authorities are investigating the on-campus death of a Stanford University student but do not suspect foul play, according to newspaper reports. Read full article: No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death O...→

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

While the Athletics continue to hold his baseball rights, Kyler Murray said he isn’t intent on pursuing his diamond dreams at the moment. “I don’t understand w [...] Read full article: Kyler knows? Murray says he could play f...→

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death ...→

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by sta...→

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed. Reed was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent ov [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Dea...→

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

An Alabama inmate spared from execution by questions over whether dementia had erased memories of his crime has died on death row Read full article: Alabama inmate spared by dementia argume...→

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Mike Fiers revealed he has been receiving death threats since exposing the Houston Astros' cheating scandal, one of the worst scandals in Major League Baseball [...] Read full article: Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Get...→

"Changed" Tennessee death row inmate facing the electric chair has prison staff, victims' relatives appealing for clemency

Nicholas Todd Sutton, 58, is scheduled to be executed for the killing of another inmate in Tennessee. Prison staff, relatives of his victims, and others who kn [...] Read full article: "Changed" Tennessee death row inmate fac...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

The bill does not repeal the breed ban enacted in 1989; rather, it allows an owner to register his or her pit bull on a probationary yearlong basis. Read full article: Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row ...→

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California could move 700 death row inmates to eight other facilities within the state where they will be housed with non-condemned prisoners and have access t [...] Read full article: California to move hundreds of inmates o...→

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

More than 700 condemned inmates on California’s largest-in-the-nation death row soon will have a chance to transfer to one of eight state prisons, a move a for [...] Read full article: California to transfer some condemned in...→

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

UW players Tommy Williams and Davis Delorefice were key players on the Orange Coast College squad that delivered John Altobelli his fourth state title last spr [...] Read full article: ‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit har...→

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

The fate of a condemned Missouri inmate rests with Gov. Mike Parson, who must decide if the risk posed by Russell Bucklew's unusual medical condition is grave [...] Read full article: Death row inmate with rare condition may...→

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

In the final two days of his life, 8-year-old Thomas Valva was allegedly dragged down a staircase by his father’s fiancée in their Center Moriches home, after [...] Read full article: 'House of horror': Cameras capture Thoma...→

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A handyman convicted in the hatchet murders of an elderly couple who employed him and sent to San Quentin’s death row has died at an o [...] Read full article: Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Ce...→

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Ahead of tonight's Lakers game, the first since Kobe Bryant's death, Staples Center was decked out to honor Mamba and his daughter. Read full article: Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Ko...→

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

"It was surreal," Bears safety Eddie Jackson said. "It don’t seem right. It don’t sound right, just saying it." Read full article: Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after lear...→

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

A Trump Iowa campaign regional field director died in his home Thursday night and was found Friday morning, according to sources with knowledge of the situatio [...] Read full article: Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trum...→

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

January 23, 2020 / 2:00 PM / CBS News... An inmate was found hanging inside his cell in an apparent suicide at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman o [...] Read full article: Another inmate found dead inside Mississ...→

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

A Southern California man was sentenced to death Tuesday for the 10-year-old killings of a family of four whose bodies were found buried in shallow graves in t [...] Read full article: Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For...→

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Former ESPN personality Jemele Hill railed against "forcing" blacks to "play nice with racists," on the day that LSU visited President Trump Read full article: Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shou...→

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Three Men on Death Row?

With the death penalty about to be abolished in Colorado, Polis will determine whether Colorado allows another person to be executed. Read full article: Will Governor Polis Offer Clemency to Th...→

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on federal death row

Killer of 9 black church members in Charleston, South Carolina tells Associated Press he's being mistreated Read full article: Dylann Roof went on hunger strike on fed...→

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death Row Hunger Strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church Shooter Dylann Roof Staged Death ...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he's [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by staff,’ stages hunger strike on death row

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Dylann Roof claims he’s ‘targeted by sta...→

Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death row hunger strike

White supremacist mass murderer Dylann Roof staged a hunger strike this month while on federal death row, alleging in letters to The Associated Press that he’s [...] Read full article: Church shooter Dylann Roof staged death ...→

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Death Row Inmate Rodney Reed

The U.S. Supreme Court has denied an appeal from Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed. Reed was found guilty of the 1996 murder of Stacey Stites and has spent ov [...] Read full article: Supreme Court Denies Appeal Of Texas Dea...→

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

Supreme Court denies Texas death row inmate Rodney Reed's appeal

The court did leave open the possibility for another appeal following the outcome of upcoming hearings, which could lead to a new trial. Read full article: Supreme Court denies Texas death row inm...→

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

Alabama inmate spared by dementia argument dies on death row

An Alabama inmate spared from execution by questions over whether dementia had erased memories of his crime has died on death row Read full article: Alabama inmate spared by dementia argume...→

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’s ‘Freedom Ride’ Goes Viral

“This is why we rescue.” It’s a fitting caption for a photo melting animal lovers’ hearts across the country. Read full article: ‘Why We Rescue’: Photo of Death Row Dog’...→

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Helps Bring To Light The Important Role Pets Play In People’s Lives

Pets brighten our day, lift our spirits when times get tough and help us to get out the door and get active in all stages of life. Read full article: I Heart Dogs Rescue And Animal Haven Hel...→

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Getting Death Threats

Mike Fiers revealed he has been receiving death threats since exposing the Houston Astros' cheating scandal, one of the worst scandals in Major League Baseball [...] Read full article: Player Who Exposed Baseball Cheating Get...→

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for chance to play against Twins

After stumbling to a 2-11 record to start last season, the Gophers baseball team has been locked in to better beginning in 2020. So far, so good. Minnesota is [...] Read full article: Gophers baseball feeling ‘lucky’ for cha...→

"Changed" Tennessee death row inmate facing the electric chair has prison staff, victims' relatives appealing for clemency

Nicholas Todd Sutton, 58, is scheduled to be executed for the killing of another inmate in Tennessee. Prison staff, relatives of his victims, and others who kn [...] Read full article: "Changed" Tennessee death row inmate fac...→

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play baseball, but no regrets about tumultuous offseason

Standing in a hallway outside the Rockies’ spring training clubhouse at Salt River Fields Sunday morning, star third baseman Nolan Arenado fielded questions ab [...] Read full article: Rockies’ Nolan Arenado: Ready to play ba...→

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

Inmate on death row for Orange County killing dies in hospital

John Abel was sentenced to death for the fatal shooting Jan. 4, 1991, of a man at a bank in Tustin. Read full article: Inmate on death row for Orange County ki...→

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

California death row inmate dies; prisoner killed in attack

A death row inmate died Saturday at a hospital, while the previous day another prisoner was killed after two inmates attacked him, California officials said Read full article: California death row inmate dies; prison...→

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row to probation with Denver compromise

The bill does not repeal the breed ban enacted in 1989; rather, it allows an owner to register his or her pit bull on a probationary yearlong basis. Read full article: Kafer: Pit bulls will go from death row ...→

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

Fate of Florida death row inmates uncertain after court ruling

In the wake of a landmark Florida Supreme Court decision, dozens of death row inmates in the state seeking resentencing now don't know what their future holds. Read full article: Fate of Florida death row inmates uncert...→

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California to move hundreds of inmates off largest death row; ex-DA calls it 'slap to the face' of victims

California could move 700 death row inmates to eight other facilities within the state where they will be housed with non-condemned prisoners and have access t [...] Read full article: California to move hundreds of inmates o...→

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers Stir Up A Controversy

When voters passed Prop. 66 in 2016 most believed the measure would speed up state executions, they never thought it would lead to condemned prisoners being al [...] Read full article: San Quentin Death Row Inmates Transfers ...→

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

California to transfer some condemned inmates off death row to other state prisons

More than 700 condemned inmates on California’s largest-in-the-nation death row soon will have a chance to transfer to one of eight state prisons, a move a for [...] Read full article: California to transfer some condemned in...→

SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Number of Cases Down 3rd Week in a Row - Times of San Diego

Seven influenza-related deaths were confirmed last week in San Diego County, bringing the number of fatalities so far this flu season to 57. Read full article: SD County Flu Death Toll Rises to 57; Nu...→

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit hard by death of junior-college coach John Altobelli in helicopter crash

UW players Tommy Williams and Davis Delorefice were key players on the Orange Coast College squad that delivered John Altobelli his fourth state title last spr [...] Read full article: ‘Instant disbelief’: UW baseball hit har...→

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

New play teaches students about the lives of Malcolm X, Harriet Tubman

This Black History Month, some children in Brooklyn are learning about the leaders who paved the way for them with help from a new play. Read full article: New play teaches students about the live...→

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

Death row inmate with rare condition may suffer excruciatingly painful death, lawyers say

The fate of a condemned Missouri inmate rests with Gov. Mike Parson, who must decide if the risk posed by Russell Bucklew's unusual medical condition is grave [...] Read full article: Death row inmate with rare condition may...→

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

'House of horror': Cameras capture Thomas Valva dragged down stairs, forced into cold garage before death: prosecutors

In the final two days of his life, 8-year-old Thomas Valva was allegedly dragged down a staircase by his father’s fiancée in their Center Moriches home, after [...] Read full article: 'House of horror': Cameras capture Thoma...→

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

Double murder on San Quentin’s death row for over 20 years dies at 71

A double murderer whose case became part of California’s renewed debate over capital punishment died Wednesday in a hospital long before his death sentence cou [...] Read full article: Double murder on San Quentin’s death row...→

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Central Valley Couple Dies At Hospital

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A handyman convicted in the hatchet murders of an elderly couple who employed him and sent to San Quentin’s death row has died at an o [...] Read full article: Death Row Hatchet Murderer Of Elderly Ce...→

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

‘They framed me’: On death row for decades, Kevin Cooper pushes for new DNA tests in Chino Hills murders

Kevin Cooper was convicted of murdering four people in Chino Hills in 1983. He's repeatedly claimed innocence and narrowly avoided a 2004 execution by just hou [...] Read full article: ‘They framed me’: On death row for decad...→

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Kobe Bryant In Helicopter Crash

Ahead of tonight's Lakers game, the first since Kobe Bryant's death, Staples Center was decked out to honor Mamba and his daughter. Read full article: Lakers Play First Game Since Death Of Ko...→

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

U.S.-South Korea military funding row could put 9,000 Korean workers on forced leave

American force warns South Korean workers it "will soon exhaust programmed funds available to pay their salaries and wages." Read full article: U.S.-South Korea military funding row co...→

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace of play

MLB has been fixated on pace of play, but the sign-stealing scandal is only going to increase paranoia and that could slow the game. Read full article: Rozner: Baseball scandal won't help pace...→

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after learning of Kobe Bryant’s death

"It was surreal," Bears safety Eddie Jackson said. "It don’t seem right. It don’t sound right, just saying it." Read full article: Bears play Pro Bowl in a daze after lear...→

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

GA death row inmate who came close to execution in 2017 dies

Death row inmate Keith "Bo" Tharpe's execution was halted in 2017 after his lawyer argued his sentence was tainted by a juror's racial bias. He died Friday of [...] Read full article: GA death row inmate who came close to ex...→

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trump Iowa Staffer

A Trump Iowa campaign regional field director died in his home Thursday night and was found Friday morning, according to sources with knowledge of the situatio [...] Read full article: Foul Play Not Suspected in Death of Trum...→

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

Another inmate found dead inside Mississippi prison The apparent suicide comes a day after two other inmates were found beaten to death inside their cells at Parchman. 1M ago

January 23, 2020 / 2:00 PM / CBS News... An inmate was found hanging inside his cell in an apparent suicide at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman o [...] Read full article: Another inmate found dead inside Mississ...→

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

Attorney says jury didn't hear key information in death row case

A man who has been on death row in a Florida prison for more than 30 years is seeking to have his conviction vacated based on new reporting by ABC News. Read full article: Attorney says jury didn't hear key infor...→

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For Killing Family Of 4

A Southern California man was sentenced to death Tuesday for the 10-year-old killings of a family of four whose bodies were found buried in shallow graves in t [...] Read full article: Man Ordered To San Quentin Death Row For...→

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death Of Stanford Student

Authorities are investigating the on-campus death of a Stanford University student but do not suspect foul play, according to newspaper reports. Read full article: No Foul Play Suspected In Campus Death O...→

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shouldn't Be Forced to 'Play Nice with Racists'

Former ESPN personality Jemele Hill railed against "forcing" blacks to "play nice with racists," on the day that LSU visited President Trump Read full article: Jemele Hill on LSU WH Visit: Blacks Shou...→

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

Kyler knows? Murray says he could play football, baseball

While the Athletics continue to hold his baseball rights, Kyler Murray said he isn’t intent on pursuing his diamond dreams at the moment. “I don’t understand w [...] Read full article: Kyler knows? Murray says he could play f...→