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  • Kenya Bus Attack
    Islamists linked to Obama's Kenyan family hijack bus, slaughter dozens
    Islamic terrorists from Somalia hijacked abus in President Barack Obama's ancestral home ofKenya on Saturday andfired a barrage of bullets at any of the passengers who were unable to quote "scripture" from the Koran. At least 28...
  • California capital punishment ban offers opportunity for Christians
    California capital punishment ban offers opportunity for Christians
    Capital punishment in the State of California was ruled unconstitutional on Wednesday, July 16. Thursday, a Fox News piece on the ruling showed this was no typical political decision to appease the most liberal state in the nation.There are...
  • Executions scheduled for February 2014
    Executions scheduled for February 2014
    Executions scheduled for 2014:NBC News is reporting today that death row inmate Paul Howell is set to die tonight in Florida. Death row inmate Michael Taylor was put to death Wednesday morning in Missouri.List of executions scheduled for this week...
  • South Korean people watch breaking news about the alleged dismissal of Jang Sung-Thaek, North korean leader Kim Jong-Un's uncle, who was later executed.
    Questions raised about reports of executions by hungry dogs in North Korea
    There have been growing tensions between North Korea and South Korea along with its staunchest ally, the United States, for a long time. Recent reports that Kim Jong Un had his uncle executed by 120 hungry dogs by NBC news on Jan. 3, 2014 have...
  • North Korean media reveals mass executions in seven cities
    North Korean media reveals mass executions in seven cities
    North Korea tries to hide any negative news through press censorship. According to the Committee to Protect Journalists, the communist dictatorship is the second most censored country for media in the world.According to UPI on Tuesday, news leaked...
  •  Anesthesiology expert Dr. Steven Shafer demonstrates the use of propofol during Dr. Conrad Murray's involuntary manslaughter in downtown Los Angeles
    Missouri calls off execution by propofol injection
    The planned use of the popular anesthetic propofol for executions has created a great deal of heated controversy. Al Jazeera reported on Oct. 11, 2013, "After EU threats, Missouri halts execution by Propofol injection." Governor Jay...
  • Al Qaeda forces in Syria
    Al Qaeda executes two young boys believed to support Assad
    Two young boys in Syria were executed by Al Qaeda rebels in Syria, for supporting Assad, after a prisoner exchange fell through. The two were forced to their knees and blindfolded as the charges against them were read, just before they were shot...
  • Texas executes Preston Hughes for deaths of children
    Texas executes Preston Hughes for deaths of children
    Preston Hughes III was executed last night (Thursday) for the murder of a three-year old boy and a 15-year old girl in Texas.He claimed his innoccence prior to drawing his final breath.Hughes, 46, said, "You know I'm innocent and I love...
  • Troy Powell and Ernest Walrath
    Friday the 13th at the Old State Pen
    Whenever the calendar lands on Friday the 13th, the Old Idaho State Penitentiary opens the gate with special evening hours. Open from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., with the last admission at 9 p.m., Friday the 13th could not be any spookier. Guided tours are...
  • Last Meal
    Last meal request before execution: DENIED in Texas
    Requesting a last meal before execution has been a jailhouse tradition since biblical days. September 22, 2011 Texas ended their participation in honoring a last meal before a convicted inmate is executed.Texas made this decison after Lawrence...
  • Bars of Justice?
    Supreme Court stops Texas execution for review, Perry unmoved
    The Highest Court in the United States issued a stay of execution for a Houston man on Thursday night.Duane Buck’s case drew arguments that his punishment might have been tainted by racial testimony, followed by the U.S. Supreme Court...
  • Terrorists behead teenagers as battle with Somali government heats up
    Terrorists behead teenagers as battle with Somali government heats up
    On Tuesday, Somalia's answer to al-Qaeda,Al Shabaab, executed two teenagers in thecentral Somali region of Hiran. The executioners decapitated the young men during a public execution.Insurgentsloyal to Al Shabaabhad captured 19-year...
  • Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
    Ahmadinejad government on death penalty spree
    "The radicalIslamic governmentof Iran's Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is reportedlyexecuting prisoners at an alarming rate, according to International Campaign for Human Rights. Iran is suspected of executing one person every eight hours. Since the...
  • Iranian Public Executions
    Iran's killing spree of innocent prisoners increasing
    "The radicalIslamic governmentof Iran is reportedlyexecuting prisoners at an alarming rate, according to International Campaign for Human Rights. Iran is suspected of executing one person every eight hours. Since the beginning of 2011, Iran...
  • Why executions are carried out at night: Part 3
    Why executions are carried out at night: Part 3
    How the process for a death warrant works:The governor of the State or the President of the United States (federal case) signs a warrant for an execution. This warrant is signed allowing the state to proceed with the execution, but only after all...