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Republican wins Montana special election despite assault charge
Twins emphasis on nutrition goes down to farm club level
Minnesota teacher's lawsuit over high school assault dismissed
Minnesota man found guilty in attempt to kill his ex-wife at work
UPDATE: Dispute over trail detours final Minnesota legislative work
James, Cavs KO Celts, set up rematch vs. Warriors
United's Venegas, front office don't see eye-to-eye
Wild's owner sees no need to rebuild
Kunitz scores 2 as Penguins edge Sens in Game 7
Prep Baseball: Dragons blanked in season-ender
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
Minnesota judge officially confirms heirs to Prince's $200M estate
'Last Man Standing': 20th Century Fox TV to seek new home for Tim Allen comedy
Memorial Day travel volume expected highest since 2005
Fishing: Area opener a ray of sunshine
Art competition: High school artists gather in New London
Stories needed to create 'Milan: The Musical!'
Minnesota Orchestra brings classical music to Willmar
Mary Ann Nagel
Marlyn W. Wacholz
Marlys J. Mithun
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Dionne: The wider Trump scandal
Cartoon by Steve Benson
April 28, 2017
Arkansas death chamber flurry ends with fourth execution in eight days
GRADY, Ark. - Arkansas on Thursday executed its fourth inmate in eight days, administering a lethal injection to a man who killed two people...
April 28, 2017 - 10:14am
April 24, 2017
Arkansas plans to execute 2 inmates Monday, would be first state in 17 years to do so
The state of Arkansas plans to execute two inmates on Monday evening, which would make it the first U.S. state in 17 years to put a pair of convicts...
April 24, 2017 - 9:29am
April 17, 2017
Federal judge puts hold on Arkansas plan for rapid series of executions
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A federal judge on Saturday temporarily blocked plans by Arkansas to carry out a rapid series of executions this month, after...
April 17, 2017 - 9:17am
April 14, 2017
Arkansas to execute 7 inmates over 11 days as lethal injection drug set to expire
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - An unprecedented series of executions scheduled in Arkansas later this month will bring long-awaited closure to victims'...
April 14, 2017 - 7:28am
March 30, 2017
Prosecutors resolve Rodriguez defense motion by agreeing to provide more documents
FARGO—Drew Wrigley, former North Dakota lieutenant governor and former lead prosecutor in the trial of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., will not...
March 30, 2017 - 10:23pm
February 27, 2017
Supreme Court snubs challenge to death penalty constitutionality
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday, Feb.
February 27, 2017 - 2:10pm
October 4, 2016
Time more states ban the death penalty
Most of the civilized world has come to regard killing someone held in captivity as barbaric. The death penalty has been abolished in the European...
October 4, 2016 - 12:56pm
February 13, 2016
Bungled St. Paul hanging was Minnesota’s last execution
ST. PAUL — It took William F. Williams more than 14 excruciating minutes to die when he was hanged Feb. 13, 1906 in the basement of Ramsey...
February 13, 2016 - 9:00am
January 30, 2014
U.S. to seek death penalty for accused Boston Marathon bomber
WASHINGTON/BOSTON (Reuters) - Accused bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev should be put to death if he is found guilty of planting bombs that killed three people and wounded 264 at the Boston Marathon last year, the U.S. government's chief prosecutor said on Thursday.
January 30, 2014 - 2:43pm
December 19, 2013
U.S. executions drop in 2013 as death penalty concerns rise: report
SAN ANTONIO, Texas (Reuters) - Executions in the United States are decreasing due to concerns about costs, flawed prosecutions and shortages of drugs needed to carry out lethal injections, the Death Penalty Information Center said in a report on Thursday.
December 19, 2013 - 9:41am
July 26, 2013
US govt says it won't seek death penalty for Snowden
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder has told the Russian government that the U.S. will not seek the death penalty for former National Security Agency systems analyst Edward Snowden. In a letter dated July 23, the attorney general said the criminal charges Snowden...
July 26, 2013 - 10:07am
April 1, 2013
Update: Colo. prosecutors seeking death penalty for Holmes
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors on Monday said they will seek the death penalty against the man accused in last year's movie theater attack...
April 1, 2013 - 10:30am