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US puts convicted killer to death in 8th federal execution under Trump

US puts convicted killer to death in 8th federal execution under Trump

The US government put convicted rapist and murderer Orlando Hall to death by lethal injection on Thursday, the eighth execution under the Trump administration since capital punishment was reinstated ...

US executes Wesley Purkey, second federal execution in 17 years

US executes Wesley Purkey, second federal execution in 17 years

The US Department of Justice executed convicted murderer Wesley Purkey on Thursday, a Bureau of Prisons spokeswoman said, in the second federal execution in a week after a 17-year pause ...

US cities warn medical supplies running out, call for federal help to fight coronavirus

US cities warn medical supplies running out, call for federal help to fight coronavirus

New York City, New Orleans and other major cities expect to run out of ventilators and other medical supplies within days as the United States grapples with the highest number of coronavirus cases in the world.