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Alabama Executes Mail Bomber, 83, the Oldest Inmate Put to Death in Modern Era
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 02:22:04 GMT
Walter Leroy Moody Jr., 83, was executed Thursday night in Alabama. His reign of terror raised fears of racial violence and unsettled the federal judiciary.
‘Yes, I’m Running as a Socialist.’ Why Candidates Are Embracing the Label in 2018
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:00:13 GMT
Franklin Bynum, who won the Democratic nomination to become a criminal court judge in Houston, at his election night party.
2 Sheriff’s Deputies Are Killed While Eating at North Florida Restaurant
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 03:05:24 GMT
Sgt. Noel Ramirez, 29, one of two sheriff’s deputies killed in Trenton, Fla.
A Marriage Used to Prevent Deportation. Not Anymore.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 19:36:02 GMT
Leandro Arriaga with his wife, Katherine, and 15-month-old daughter, Jade. Mr. Arriaga came to the United States in 2001.
Men Arrested at Starbucks Hope to Ensure ‘This Situation Doesn’t Happen Again’
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 22:55:43 GMT
Rashon Nelson, left, and Donte Robinson were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks on suspicion of trespassing. They said they were not told by the police why they were being escorted out.
Inside Southwest Flight 1380, 20 Minutes of Chaos and Terror
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 17:14:38 GMT
Timothy C. Bourman, a passenger and pastor, spoke with Tammie Jo Shults, the flight captain, after an emergency landing in Philadelphia.
Sully Was Impressed by Southwest Pilot’s Emergency Landing
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:20:15 GMT
An engine on a Southwest Airlines flight exploded on Tuesday, killing a woman who was partially pulled out of the plane and forcing an emergency landing.
Puerto Rico Is Once Again Hit by an Islandwide Blackout
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:12:09 GMT
A worker repaired a power line in San Juan, P.R., on Wednesday. A major failure had knocked out the electricity across Puerto Rico.
The Daily: James Comey Opens Up About Ego, Distrust and More
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:53:03 GMT
James B. Comey, the former F.B.I. director.
James Comey, Prince, ‘Westworld’: Your Friday Briefing
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:22:10 GMT
Copies of the memos written by the former F.B.I. director James Comey detailing his interactions with President Trump. Lawmakers are expected to receive unredacted versions today.
Columbine. Virginia Tech. Sandy Hook. How 3 Communities Honor Their Dead.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:00:20 GMT
A vigil in 2009 at the memorial to the Columbine shooting victims. The memorial came about after years of financial struggles and occasional conflict.
The Getaway: Learning About the Civil Rights Era Through Travel
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 09:00:20 GMT
The National Constitution Center in Philadelphia is celebrating the 14th Amendment, which guarantees equal protection and was the legal basis of the civil rights campaign.
6 Takeaways From the Comey Memos
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 10:49:48 GMT
Memos written last year by the F.B.I. director at the time, James B. Comey, and released on Thursday depict President Trump as preoccupied with political rivalries and fears that government officials were trying to undermine his presidency.
Judge Halts Transfer of American ISIS Suspect to Other Country
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 02:22:15 GMT
A judge has blocked the U.S. from transferring an American citizen, held in Iraq for seven months as an “enemy combatant,” to the custody of another country.
Comey Memos Provide Intimate Look Into Trump Presidency
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:28:18 GMT
Copies of the memos written by the former F.B.I. director James B. Comey detailing interactions with President Trump. Lawmakers are expected to receive unredacted versions on Friday.
On Southwest 1380, Confusion and Distraction as Oxygen Masks Dropped
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:34:59 GMT
Marty Martinez, left, with other passengers aboard Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 on Tuesday. Safety instructions tell passengers to place the oxygen masks around their “mouth and nose.”
Power Is Back in Puerto Rico, but the Frustration Remains
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:51:08 GMT
A freak accident on Wednesday knocked out power to nearly every home and business in Puerto Rico.
Hurricane Aid Has Eased Puerto Rico’s Finances. It May Not Be Enough.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:27:26 GMT
A federal oversight board warned that without fiscal and economic reforms, Puerto Rico would be left back where it started — with an unproductive economy and too much debt.
Toxicologists Clash on Drug in Cosby Sex Assault Trial
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:17:08 GMT
Bill Cosby, center, departs the Montgomery County Courthouse, where he is on trial in connection with sexual assault charges, Thursday.
Lee Holley, Cartoonist of Teenage Life in ‘Ponytail,’ Dies at 85
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 04:14:48 GMT
Lee Holley, left, in 2000 with Hank Ketcham, creator of “Dennis the Menace,” in Los Angeles. Mr. Holley was a ghost illustrator of the comic strip.