Wardlow, now 45, also has two other petitions before the Supreme Court — one over claims of ineffective assistance of counsel and another tied to the dismissal of a previous appeal in state and federal court. On Monday, the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles denied a request to delay Wardlow's execution or commute his sentence to life in prison. … [Read more...] about Texas set to resume executions after delay during pandemic
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“Never have I ever coached a 9 a.m. real game, so that will be an experience,” Sporting KC coach Peter Vermes said. “At the same time, I think that we're going to obviously readjust the way we do things. Maybe wake up a little bit earlier, try to fuel the body a little bit differently, probably the night before and earlier that day." … [Read more...] about MLS to resume season minus 1 team amid growing virus concern
But others say a fourth Trump-Kim summit before the elections wouldn’t be impossible. Trump may seek something dramatic to improve his falling poll numbers, while Kim might seek a quick exchange of de-nuclearization steps and sanctions relief and South Korean investment if he sees the window of opportunity closing with the Trump presidency. … [Read more...] about U.S. envoy says Washington is ready to resume talks with North Korea
The city announced in a press release that workers would resume operations on a "test excavation" in a section of the city's Oaklawn Cemetery that has been identified as possibly containing a mass grave. Operations were put on hold in March due to concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. … [Read more...] about Tulsa to resume search for race massacre mass graves next week
Stephen Lockhart, chief medical officer of Sutter Health, said it is too soon to know if reopening has made those disparities worse. Many of those who have worked through the pandemic or returned to work in recent weeks at jobs including retail, restaurants, agriculture and service sectors are people of color, he and other experts pointed out. Lockhart said that although the data are not yet available on how they are faring, he would “be surprised if that were not the case” that those workers of color will be hard hit in coming weeks. … [Read more...] about California braces for a spike in coronavirus deaths as infections soar. But how bad will it be?