By LUKE BARR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government in 2020 executed more people than all 50 states combined, a new year-end report from the Death Penalty Institute found.
(ATMORE, Ala.) -- The controversial execution of Nathaniel Woods was carried out late Thursday in Alabama just minutes after the Supreme Court denied a temporary stay, issued only hours earlier.Woods was pronounced... Read More.
(FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.) -- An Arkansas police officer has been shot and killed outside their police precinct.Officers with the Fayetteville Police Department were inside the building when they heard gunshots outside at approximately... Read More.
(JASPER, Texas) -- White supremacist John William King was executed on Wednesday, more than 20 years after he killed James Byrd Jr. in a horrifying hate crime.King was one of three white... Read More.
Portland Police Bureau(PORTLAND, Wash.) -- A killer and rapist who led police on "the biggest manhunt in Texas history" has been identified as the man allegedly behind a 1979 cold case killing in Portland,... Read More.
ABCNews.com(PHILADELPHIA) -- Four people were found "executed" in the basement of a Philadelphia home, authorities said Monday.The victims who were shot dead were two men and two women who appeared to be in... Read More.