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Arkansas executes first inmate in 12 years

Arkansas executed its first inmate in 12 years on Thursday after a protracted legal battle that questioned aspects of the use of the death penalty in the United States, which fell to a quarter-century low in 2016. Ledell Lee, 51, was pronounced dead at 11:56 p.m. CDT at the state’s death chamb...
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Central Bank of Kenya supported the just-concluded 91st edition of the annual Kenya Music Festival to the tune of Sh25 million, Governor Patrick Njoroge has disclosed.
The budget airline will have 18 flights per week from the current 13 flights.
KenGen has awarded a consortium led by a Chinese firm a Sh9.4 billion contract to build a geothermal power plant at Olkaria in Naivasha.
Local construction firms claim Sh700m in overdue payments for work done.
Nakumatt is in talks with banks to restructure a Sh8 billion loan including lengthening the repayment period to offer relief to the ailing retailer.
The budget airline will have 18 flights per week from the current 13 flights.
KenGen has awarded a consortium led by a Chinese firm a Sh9.4 billion contract to build a geothermal power plant at Olkaria in Naivasha.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday: AT&T Inc., up $1.81 to $38.03 The telecommunications giant had a strong second quarter and expects its purchase of Ti
NEW YORK (AP) — A drug gang went on a conspicuous spending spree that included buying a $3,000 Versace baby stroller and luxury cars worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, federal prosecutors said W
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A panel of Food and Drug Administration advisers voted against approving a new opioid painkiller with a unique feature for deterring abuse: It releases a deep-blue dye if someone
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes inched further into record territory Wednesday after AT&T, Boeing and others joined the parade of big companies reporting stronger profits than analysts expect
Dow Jones Industrials High: 21,742.70 Low: 21,683.29 Close: 21,711.01 Change: +97.58 Other Indexes Standard&Poors 500 Index: 2477.83 +0.70 NYSE Index: 11,964.92 —0.80 Nasdaq Composite Index: 6
DETROIT - The Latest on charges against a former Fiat Chrysler executive, who is accused of making payments to a union official (all times local): 4:30 p.m. The government appears to have ...
Highlights at the close Wednesday at world financial market trading. Stocks: S&P/TSX Composite Index _ 15,171.39, down 30.98 points Dow _ 21,711.01, up 97.58 points (record high) S&P 500_ 2,477.83
The average value for the Canadian dollar on Wednesday was 79.97 cents US, up 0.01 of a cent from Tuesday. The U.S. dollar was at C$1.2505, down 0.02 of a cent. Pound ...
VANCOUVER - Experts say dreams of a booming liquefied natural gas industry in British Columbia appear to be evaporating, at least for the foreseeable future, after Petronas and its partners ...
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — American Indian tribes trying to shut down the Dakota Access oil pipeline are objecting to the possible intervention of national energy and manufacturing trade groups in the leg
Canada Bond yields for Wednesday as of 4 p.m. (previous day in brackets): One-month: 0.695% (0.72%) Three-month: 0.73% (0.75%) Six-month: 0.92% (0.91%) One-year: 1.14% (1.14%) Two-year: 1.282% (1
A handful of private bus companies want to give passengers a chance to take the high road in Las Vegas.
Ellen DeGeneres certainly doesn’t agree with President Trump’s latest threat to ban transgender individuals from joining military. Following the news of the ban, the TV host shared an important messag
DETROIT - Ford Motor Co. is recalling nearly 117,000 vehicles because the bolts in the seat, seat belt or seat belt buckle may fracture. The recall involves the 2014 F-Series pickup, ...
Former Fiat Chrysler executive Al Iacobelli and Monica Moran, wife of former UAW VP General Holiefield were indicted on Wednesday.        
Cory Godbolt charged with killing a deputy, his mother-in-law and six others who were his relatives or acquaintances is due in court on Wednesday.             
Mississippi Attorney General Jim Hood speaks at Neshoba County Fair.              
NEW YORK - Wholesale cash prices Wednesday Wed. Tue. F Broilers national comp wtd av 1.0196 1.0196 Eggs large white NY Doz. .94 .92 Flour hard winter KC cwt 15.10 15.10 Cheddar Cheese Chi. 40 bl
During a recent interview, Nine Inch Nails frontman and electronic music pioneer Trent Reznor touched on his group’s new album, his forays into the technology and music-streaming world and even Presid
The deal with Lagunitas will give Short’s the security needed to experiment in a changing market, partner says        
Newsweek published this story under the headline of “Saturday-Night Survivors” on January 10, 1977. In light of recent events involving President Donald Trump firing FBI Director James Comey, Ne
White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Wednesday was peppered with questions about President Donald Trump’s impulsive decision to announce that he supported a ban on all transgend
When it opens this fall, the regional fulfillment center at 39000 Amrhein is expected to create 1,000 full-time jobs        
Two New York Times reporters had a fascinating discussion of President Donald Trump’s “public shaming” campaign against his Attorney General. Times’ reporter turned podcast hos
Amazon’s market capitalization topped a half-trillion dollars Wednesday. That’s an exclusive circle that includes only three other publicly traded U.S. companies, including crosstown rival Microsoft.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — On an October morning in 2012, the system administrator of a tiny Vermont defense contractor arrived at work to find the business’ computers had been hacked and a sophist
Transgender activist Caitlyn Jenner, who has outraged many in the LGBT community for her support for President Donald Trump, expressed shock and indignation on Wednesday after the president announced

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