By ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINSAP Legal Affairs Writer
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - A condemned Ohio inmate who weighs at least 480 pounds wants his upcoming execution delayed, saying his weight could lead to a "torturous and lingering death."
Ronald Post, who shot and killed a hotel clerk in northern Ohio
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The Eastern Washington University women's soccer team improved its record once again with a 2-1 win against Hawai'i on Sunday (Sept. 16) at EWU Sports and Recreation Center Soccer Field in Cheney, Wash. The Eagles used a two-goal lead in the second half to secure their
By CHRISTOPHER SULLIVANAssociated Press
SHARPSBURG, Md. (AP) - From as far away as Minnesota, Colorado and Ohio they came, more than 30 members of the Bloss and Mitchell families who converged on the hallowed Civil War fighting grounds of rural Maryland.
John McKnight Bloss, now 81, had just
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans don't like all the cash that's going to super political action committees and other outside groups that are pouring millions of dollars into races for president and Congress.
More than 8 in 10 Americans in a poll by The
By DEB RIECHMANNAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A gunman in an Afghan police uniform killed two British soldiers in southern Afghanistan on Saturday, a day after insurgents dressed in U.S. Army uniforms attacked a military base, killing two American Marines, wounding nine other
By AYA BATRAWY and LEE KEATHAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Fury over an anti-Islam film spread across the Muslim world Friday, with deadly clashes near Western embassies in Tunisia and Sudan, an American fast-food restaurant set ablaze in Lebanon, and international peacekeepers attacked in the
By CHUCK BARTELSAssociated Press
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - An Arkansas police officer said he didn't know a handcuffed 21-year-old man had suffered a fatal gunshot wound in the back of his patrol car until after he got in the vehicle and tried to drive the man to jail, according to documents
By BRETT BARROUQUEREAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky man with a history of disputes with his neighbors was indicted Thursday on two counts of murder in the shooting of two people at a homeowners association meeting. Prosecutors have classified it as a capital case, allowing
By KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - Employees at a New Jersey supermarket hid in storage spaces, snuck out through back exits and ran through parking lots as they begged 911 dispatchers to hurry and send help when a co-worker started shooting at them.
"I don't want to die,