The state of Arkansas scheduled seven execution is 11 days. The first two were blocked by a federal judge and the rest are also at a standstill. These swift executions, many argued violate the prsioners 8th Amendment rights against cruel and unusual punishment.
When US Sen. Richard Burr made headlines last month saying, “The Russians are actively involved in the French elections,” it was no shocker in France. Europeans say they've been dealing with this for years.
Japan and India signed a controversial civil nuclear deal on Friday that will allow Japanese companies to export atomic technology to the Asian giant as the two countries deepen economic and security ties.