Will other states replicate Alabama's nitrogen execution?
Will other states replicate Alabama's nitrogen execution?
Rebecca Maines, who is in prison for a parole violation, testified that Adam Montgomery told her in the summer of 2021 that he had been trying to see his daughter, Harmony Montgomery, since 2019, when he dropped her off to be with her mother because he said she was having bathroom accidents “on purpose.” Authorities believe Montgomery killed the girl on Dec. 7, 2019, but she wasn’t reported missing until nearly two years later. Harmony's body has not been found.
Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/GettyFormer President Donald J. Trump just can’t shake Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg off him. While Trump is on the verge of successfully delaying his federal criminal prosecutions until well into the red zone of the 2024 election, or even after the election, the New York state election interference trial is now scheduled to start on March 25. The case is a strong one and will have excellent jury appeal—especially to a jury drawn
The incidents spanned months and were “disturbing and traumatic,” police said.
A taekwondo instructor killed a 7-year-old student at his academy and the boy's parents before going to a Sydney hospital with stab and slash wounds on his body, police said Wednesday. Kwang Kyung Yoo, owner of the Lion’s Taekwondo and Martial Arts Academy and known to his students as Master Lion, will eventually be charged with three counts of murder, Homicide Detective Superintendent Daniel Doherty said. The crimes were discovered after the instructor admitted himself to a hospital on Monday night suffering “stab wounds or slash wounds” to his chest, stomach and arms, Doherty said.
A 43-year-old man has been sentenced to 15 years in state prison for viciously and repeatedly assaulting a 65-year-old Filipino woman in Midtown Manhattan in 2021.
The man needed 19 stitches after the attack on the Carnival cruise ship, federal prosecutors in Virginia say.
Ecuador’s prison system has turned into the headquarters for criminal groups that have amassed foot soldiers and influence across the country, say experts. In less than a decade, organized crime has turned the relatively peaceful country into one of the most dangerous places in Latin America.
“I just got out of prison for this,” the 69-year-old man told the arresting Texas officer, police said.
Police said birth parents Arys Maria Martinez and Jacob Alexander Howard had lost custody of their daughter.
The incidents began when the victim was in ninth grade, police said.
Toronto police say they have charged a 35-year-old woman with second-degree murder after a man assaulted in January in the city's east end died in hospital.The woman, who is from Toronto, was scheduled to appear in court for a bail hearing on Wednesday, police said in a news release.Police allege the woman attacked Gerrard Martin, 60, after the pair had an argument in the early morning hours of Jan. 23. Officers responded to the scene on Danforth Avenue, near Jones Avenue, and arrested the woman
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A 16-year-old Oklahoma high school student who died a day after an altercation in a school restroom that may have been prompted by bullying over gender identity did not die as a result of injuries sustained in the fight, police said Wednesday. Police in the suburban Tulsa community of Owasso are investigating the death of 16-year-old Nex Benedict, whose family said identified as nonbinary and used they/them pronouns. Although the cause of death has not been determined, Owass
LIVINGSTON, Texas (AP) — Divers have recovered the body of an 11-year-old girl from a Texas river days after she went missing last week and authorities are preparing to file a murder charge against a friend of the father who lived on her family’s property, a sheriff said Tuesday afternoon. Polk County Sheriff Byron Lyons said that the the body of Audrii Cunningham was found by divers during a search in the Trinity River, in a rural area north of Houston. "My heart aches for this news,” Lyons sai
The suspect shot his father and uncle, officials say.
Two boys, ages 12 and 13, have both been charged with manslaughter in the death of a 12-year-old boy in Saskatoon.The homicide is the city's fifth in 2024. There were 12 in all of 2023.Both accused boys are also charged with four weapons-related offences, Saskatoon police said in a Wednesday news release.Police did not specify which weapons offence charges the boys are facing.Officers were called to Matheson Drive, near the 33rd Street West and Confederation Drive Intersection, at about 3 a.m. C
WARNING: This article contains graphic content and may affect those who have experienced sexual violence or know someone affected by it.Jurors have found a Quebec man guilty of first-degree murder in the death of 19-year-old junior college student Guylaine Potvin in 2000.The trial of Marc-André Grenon took place in Saguenay, Que., and the jury's verdict was delivered Tuesday at 5 p.m., after less than three hours of deliberation.Spectators in the packed courtroom could be seen hugging and wiping
The former influencer is sentenced to between four and 60 years in prison for abusing her children.
A former elementary school principal in Nova Scotia has entered not guilty pleas on two historical sex offences involving a young girl.Steve Hutchins, 59, has also opted to have the case against him heard in Nova Scotia provincial court.Hutchins's lawyer, Don Murray, entered the pleas and made the arrangements for a two-day trial during an appearance in court in Dartmouth on Tuesday morning. Hutchins was not present.The trial is set to begin on Sept. 12.The woman who alleges she was sexually ass
A 34-year-old man in Colorado died days after one of his 2 pet Gila monsters bit him. Gila monster bites are usually not fatal.
Rescuers found her “unresponsive body approximately 4 miles down shore,” police said.