April 1, 2013 RSS feed / Nation

Second prosecutor is shot to death in Texas

KAUFMAN, Texas After the daylight assassination of his deputy two months ago, Mike McLelland, the district attorney in largely rural Kaufman County, responded with a flash of angered bravado, denigrating the perpetrators as “scum” and vo More...

Holmes to hear if prosecutors will seek execution

COLORADO THEATER ATTACK

CENTENNIAL, Colo. After a week of legal twists and turns, James Holmes will find out today if he could face execution if convicted in the Colorado theater attack that killed 12 people. More...