Sunday's church shooting of two teens is latest crime to hit a city reeling from a string of attacks and gun deaths. Faith leaders in Richmond, Calif., decry attack, as well as disrespect for sanctuary in a house of worship.
02/16/2010 05:11 pm
Scott Roeder argued that killing Dr. George Tiller was necessary to prevent future abortions. A manslaughter verdict would have brought a much lesser sentence, but the jury quickly convicted him of murder – which brings a life sentence.
01/29/2010 07:25 pm
The trial of a man charged with killing an abortion doctor in Kansas opened Friday on the anniversary of the Roe v. Wade ruling on abortion rights. A precedent could be set if the defendant is allowed to argue he believed deadly force was needed to save the lives of unborn children.
01/22/2010 06:52 pm
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Scott Roeder insists he was justified in killing an abortion doctor because it prevented more abortions. His lawyers argue they should be allowed to use the so-called necessity defense. Jury selection is expected to take place this week.
01/11/2010 08:11 pm
From Seattle to Huntsville, Ala., five cities are poised to prosper in the New Economy because of exports, innovation, clean technology, and healthcare.
11/20/2009 12:00 am
Already, there are small signs that common ground is being found regarding the use of violence, no matter where it’s directed.
09/12/2009 01:00 am
A blueberry farm in Arkansas draws crowds from as far away as Oklahoma and Kansas for a sweet summer treat.
07/27/2009 01:00 am
In 1996, a Kansan with the same name was arrested with bombmaking materials in his car trunk.
06/02/2009 01:00 am
As one of the few to perform late-term abortions, he had become a national figure.
05/31/2009 01:00 am