Federal government to execute first woman since 1953

The Department of Justice announced Friday that it has scheduled the execution of Lisa Montgomery for December 8, 2020. Montgomery will be the first female executed by the federal government in nearly seven decades.  The last woman to be executed by the federal government was Bonnie Brown Heady, according to the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Heady […]

DOJ schedules first execution of female federal inmate in 6 decades

Fox News Flash top headlines for Oct. 16 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A Kansas woman convicted of strangling a pregnant woman, cutting her body open and kidnapping her baby in 2004 is scheduled to be executed in December, marking the first instance of a federal female […]

Jets report card: No execution, no discipline

Grading the Jets after their 37-28 loss to the Broncos on Thursday. Offense The Jets moved the ball better than they had in their previous games, but failed to reach the end zone too many times. They were 0-for-3 in the red zone, settling for Sam Ficken field goals. QB Sam Darnold (23 of 42, […]

U.S. government executes Indiana killer obsessed with witchcraft

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — The U.S. government on Tuesday executed a former soldier who said an obsession with witchcraft led him to kill a Georgia nurse he believed had put a spell on him. William Emmett LeCroy, 50, was pronounced dead at 9:06 p.m. EDT after receiving a lethal injection at the same U.S. […]

US to resume federal executions and will put to death four men

Federal executions will restart next month after 17 years: Bill Barr reveals a white supremacist who murdered a family, two child rapists and a gunman who killed five will be the first inmates put to death by the US government since 2003 Four men on death row who have been scheduled by the US Department […]

Execution date set for four men convicted of fatal Delhi bus gang-rape

Death warrant is issued for Indian gang rapists who killed woman after subjecting her to horrific sexual assault on a moving bus Jyoti Singh, 23, was fatally gang-raped while riding a bus through Delhi in 2012 Six men including the driver were arrested and charged with rape and murder One hanged himself awaiting trial, while […]

Egypt executes nine over public prosecutor's killing

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egyptian authorities executed nine men convicted over the 2015 killing of the country’s chief prosecutor on Wednesday amid a surge in the number of death sentences carried out this month, lawyers, activists and officials said. The men were among a group of 28 who were sentenced to death in the case in […]