Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar joined along as Manhattan's Fifth Avenue came alive with the sound of bagpipes, trumpets and lots of green Saturday during the 257th running of New York City's St. Patrick's Day parade.
A special U.S. House election in southwestern Pennsylvania showed how Democrats tolerated Conor Lamb's centrist stance on certain hot-button issues, while rallying around Lamb's embrace of core party stances on issues such as health care.
As crews began removing bodies from beneath a collapsed pedestrian bridge, a victim's uncle raged against what he called the "complete incompetence" and "colossal failure" that allowed people to drive beneath the unfinished concrete span.
A key committee of British lawmakers says the U.K. should consider postponing Brexit because there may not be enough time to strike a deal with the European Union before it leaves the bloc a year from now.
The police chief who helped catch a serial killer feels no sympathy seeing him executed.“Watching that had no effect on me whatsoever,” Police Chief Ricky Boren said of Carlton Gary’s execution. “Carlton got what was prescribed for him as his fate, by the Superior Court of this county, under law.... It’s my duty as chief of police to stand between the bad and evil and our citizens, and that’s what I did last night.”
Mike HaskeyThe Ledger-Enquirer
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Carlton Gary executed: "The only thing that I wanted to see was legal justice, and that's what I saw tonight"