Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight received Ohio Gov. John Kasich's annual courage awards on Monday night. Amanda Berry and her six-year old escaped from 10-years captivity in a Cleveland house.
The classified documents could relate to Jose Padilla’s three years of confinement without charge at a military prison in South Carolina. Judge Cooke is preparing to resentence the convicted Al Qaeda supporter.
Wyoming firing squad bill: Wyoming currently uses lethal injection to execute criminals, with a gas chamber as a backup. But logistical problems – like Wyoming not having any gas chambers – prompted a bill to consider death by firing squad.
Pussy Riot: NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio met with two members of the Russian punk band Friday. Madonna and Pussy Riot also spoke in NYC about human rights issues at an Amnesty International concert Wednesday.
A Texas judge reaffirms her decision to send teenager Ethan Couch to a treatment facility rather than to prison for killing four while driving drunk. During trial, the defense had argued that Ethan, from a wealthy family, exhibited poor judgment because of 'affluenza.'