Thursday, July 24 2014 12:22 AM EDT2014-07-24 04:22:38 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.Full Story >
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.Full Story >
Following the shooting death of a La Salle High School student, the Cincinnati Police Assistant Chief spoke out about the victim and his personal connection.
Asst. Chief Paul Humphries said he knew Justin Brown well and had even coached him in youth sports. He said he was
not a bad kid, just made a stupid decision.
Justin Brown, 17, was taken to UC Medical Center on Sunday
evening with life-threatening injuries after a shooting in the 1700 block of
Authorities say Brown, a student at La Salle, was shot in the passenger seat
of a car just before 9 p.m. Police said Brown and three of his friends went to buy marijuana, and the
shooting happened after the drug transaction.
On Monday, La Salle High School revealed Brown had died from his injuries.
Humphries revealed he knew Brown's family well, describing them as 'a great family'.
"It does bring it home. This isn't a case of neglectful parents or anything
like that," he said.
Brown was a senior honor roll student at La Salle, and police say he had no
"We hear these stories of kids doing hill-hopping, and kids doing just stupid
things. Most of us make it through life and we don't pay the ultimate price for
those one or two stupid things we've done. In this case, it didn't work out that
way," said Humphries.
A $1 million bond was also set on Tuesday for a suspect charged in the case, Dierres Lee. He was arrested and charged with murder and taken to the Hamilton County Justice Center.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers
at (513) 352-3040.
BRADENTON BEACH, FL (WFLX) - People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children. Bradenton Beach policeFull Story >
People are outraged after a Florida couple was caught having sex on a public beach Sunday afternoon in front of dozens of people including children.Full Story >
Monday, July 21 2014 8:22 AM EDT2014-07-21 12:22:54 GMT
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. The Ohio Department of Natural Resources found the lake to have 3,000%Full Story >
State officials issued an ultimatum at East Fork State Park last month, saying swimming in the lake is at your own risk. Full Story >
Wednesday, July 23 2014 8:10 AM EDT2014-07-23 12:10:49 GMT
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot. He was transported to University of Cincinnati Hospital Medical Center but his identity and conditionFull Story >
A man walked into the Engine 5 firehouse in Over-the-Rhine Wednesday morning, saying he was shot.Full Story >