The state of Arkansas scheduled seven execution is 11 days. The first two were blocked by a federal judge and the rest are also at a standstill. These swift executions, many argued violate the prsioners 8th Amendment rights against cruel and unusual punishment.
Fifteen million people around the world have perhaps the worst job imaginable: scavenging junk from the world's dumps. But in Morocco, a group of trash pickers has made the transition to well-paid employees of a new recycling center. And they hope it's an example others can follow.
A doctor in Michigan just got arrested on charges of performing female genital mutilation on young girls. For many, it came as a shock — but mutilating women is a widespread practice around the globe, and it's happening in the US.
Over the centuries London has had more than its fair share of bank robberies, diamond thefts and even train robberies. This month, police solved something a little more exotic: the great British taxidermy heist.
President Donald Trump is quick to condemn what he calls "radical Islamic terrorism." But he's been criticized for being quiet about extremist violence and rhetoric connected to the American far right. US law enforcement considers right-wing extremism a growing threat. What does Trump plan to do about it?