The sentence was announced amid declining Canada-China relations. Tensions started in 2018 when Canada detained Meng Wanzhou of Huawei and have worsened since.
In his nearly two-hour State of the Nation Address riddled with contradictions and ironies, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte laid future plans to continue to exert his power against those he considers enemies.
Two additional executions have been scheduled for this week at the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute, Indiana, after a decades-old informal ban.
Daniel Lewis Lee, a 47-year-old former white supremacist, was set to die by lethal injection Monday afternoon.
Even a global pandemic hasn't deterred the city-state from enforcing its harsh drug laws.
Alabama Still Executed Nathaniel Woods Even Though Someone Else Confessed to Killing 3 Police Officers
The case of 44-year-old Nathaniel Woods, convicted in 2005 of murder in connection to the killing of three police officers, drew the attention of Kim Kardashian and Martin Luther King III.
The president claimed nations that use the death penalty for drug offenses have solved their drug problems. In fact they have not.
AG Bill Barr had said the executions would rely on a single drug instead of the three-drug cocktail typically used.
Georgia Won’t Test DNA Evidence That Could Exonerate a Man on Death Row. They’re Executing Him Tonight.
A judge said Ray Cromartie waited too long to ask for testing, and that the testing wouldn’t make a difference.
Trump has openly called for capital punishment to be used against people he’s accused of “treason,” “spying,” and other crimes for years.
These five men would be the first people executed at the federal level since 2003.
Attorney General William Barr instructed the Bureau of Prisons on Thursday to schedule executions of five death-row inmates.