Inmate Will Get Pillow To Help Him Breathe During ExecutionOhio will provide a wedge-shaped pillow to help a condemned inmate breathe as he's being executed this week, among other accommodations the state is considering.
Court Rejects Inmate's Claims For Firing Squad Or HangingA federal appeals court is rejecting the claims of an Alabama death row inmate who says he should be executed by hanging or firing squad rather than lethal injection.
Arkansas' Set to Conclude Executions With 4th on ThursdayArkansas' aggressive effort to execute condemned inmates is set to conclude Thursday after the state Supreme Court refused to halt the execution of a man who killed a former deputy prison warden following an escape.
Texas Carries Out First US Execution of 2017Texas put to death an inmate convicted of killing two men over a phony drug deal, the first U.S. execution of 2017.
The Ultimate Debate: Gov. O'Malley Fronts Push To Repeal Md. Death PenaltyThe matter of life or death is one of the hardest to debate. On the night before the death penalty hearings begin, two women who both lost loved ones to murder want lawmakers to hear their stories.
Death Penalty Opponents Hold Rally In AnnapolisA legislative push to end the death penalty in Maryland gains support. Death penalty protesters rallied outside the State House Monday.
Those Who Lost Loved Ones On 9/11 React To Bin Laden's DeathOsama bin Laden was known as the mastermind of the Sept. 11 attacks. WJZ has reaction from people who lost loved ones on 9/11.