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James A. Finley, longtime AP photographer in St. Louis, dies
James A. Finley, an acclaimed photojournalist who served as a mentor to countless others during his 22 years as The Associated Press staff photographer in St. Louis, has died
June 13, 1997: Oklahoma City bomber receives death sentence
After 11 hours of deliberation, a jury unanimously sentences Timothy McVeigh to death.
Pierre Thomas is the Senior Justice Correspondent for ABC News. He joined the network in November 2000 and reports for “World News Tonight with David Muir” “Good Morning America,” “Nightline,” “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” and other ABC News programs. Thomas was a key member of ABC’s team
June 2, 1997: Timothy McVeigh convicted
McVeigh is convicted of murder and conspiracy for his role in the 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.
Portland fatal stabbings point to rise in hate speech, civil rights advocates say
Civil rights advocates say the stabbings in Portland, Oregon, that left two people dead and one injured come amid an increase in incidents of hate speech and hate crimes around the country since the 2016 presidential election. Jeremy Joseph Christian of North Portland has been arrested in
April 19, 1995: Oklahoma City bombing
The Alfred P. Murrah federal building in downtown Oklahoma City was bombed.
Janet Reno's Time as Attorney General Filled with Difficult Decisions
Former Attorney General Janet Reno, who passed away in the early Monday morning hours, was as at the center of some incredibly difficult decisions and times a controversial figure, making her one of the most high-profile leaders at the Department of Justice . "She never shied from criticism or
What Hillary Clinton Wants in a Supreme Court Justice
Following the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia , President Obama nominated another judge, Merrick Garland , to the high court. But the highly-coveted seat has remained empty since the March nomination -- and now the next president is likely to inherit the responsibility of nominating
Pulse of America: Road Trip to the Convention With Martha Raddatz
As the nation engages in a dialogue about race and law enforcement, politics have inevitably entered the picture, with Americans looking to see who can lead the country and bridge the divide during this difficult moment in history. Last week in Baton Rouge and Minneapolis, communities grieved for
Dallas Mass Shooting Is Deadliest Day for Law Enforcement Since 9/11
The mass shooting in Dallas that left five officers dead and six others wounded is the deadliest attack on law enforcement since 9/11, according to statistics from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund. Dallas Police have confirmed that four of their police officers have died, and