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Arkansas will face challenges replenishing execution supply
Experts say Arkansas will have a harder time getting more lethal injection drugs after an unprecedented court challenge by a drug distributor and possible complications during at least one of the four executions the state carried out this month

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AP Top International News at 3:08 a.m. EDT
AP Top International News at 3:08 a.m. EDT
The Latest: Security tight at stadium where pope holds mass
The Latest: Security tight at stadium where pope holds mass
Security is exceptionally tight around Cairo and the sports stadium where Pope Francis will celebrate Mass for Egypt's tiny Catholic community
AP Top Political News at 2:38 a.m. EDT
AP Top Political News at 2:38 a.m. EDT
Correspondents' dinner lacks glitter without Trump
Correspondents' dinner lacks glitter without Trump
The annual dinner of the White House Correspondents' Association is taking place Saturday night without its traditional star.
Trump to NRA: 'You have a true friend in the White House'
Trump to NRA: 'You have a true friend in the White House'
NRA members say they couldn't be happier that a gun owner and advocate is now in the White House
Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade
Trump to spend Day 100 in office talking tough on trade
On Day 100 in office, Trump to visit Pennsylvania to talk tough on trade, mark milestone with rally
Witnessing death: AP reporters describe problem executions
Witnessing death: AP reporters describe problem executions
The sedative midazolam is supposed to prevent condemned prisoners from suffering while they die
Philly fans give everyone the boos they wanted
Philly fans give everyone the boos they wanted
The City of Brotherly Love turned a boring event into an entertaining show
UAE's battle-hardened military expands into Africa, Mideast
UAE's battle-hardened military expands into Africa, Mideast
Far from gleaming skyscrapers, UAE's military is expanding into Africa, becoming regional counterbalance to Iran
US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years
US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years
US economy grew just 0.7 percent in the first quarter amid consumer spending slowdown
Pope Francis to celebrate Mass in Cairo on 2nd day of trip
Pope Francis to celebrate Mass in Cairo on 2nd day of trip
Pope Francis will celebrate Mass for Egypt's tiny Catholic community and meet with its priests and seminarians before returning to Rome
N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes
N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes
A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile test-fire apparently failed Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third such flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts tests in nearby waters
Duterte opens ASEAN summit with oblique swipe at US, EU
Duterte opens ASEAN summit with oblique swipe at US, EU
President Rodrigo Duterte opened an annual summit of Southeast Asian leaders Saturday with an oblique swipe at Western governments which have raised alarm over his anti-drug crackdown, asking them not to meddle in their countries' affairs
Hacker threatens to release stolen copies of Netflix series
A hacker is claiming to have stolen the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series "Orange Is The New Black," and is asking for an unspecified ransom not to release the entire fifth season online
US executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case
US executions: New troubles could resonate in upcoming case
The latest unorthodox execution involving a disputed sedative likely will influence arguments in a rare hearing later this year by a federal appeals court
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Today in History
Methodist court ruling a blow for openly lesbian bishop
Methodist court ruling a blow for openly lesbian bishop
The top court for the United Methodist Church says an openly lesbian bishop can stay on the job for now.
Tom Hanks turns fanboy in breezy chat with Bruce Springsteen
Tom Hanks turns fanboy while interviewing pal Bruce Springsteen at the Tribeca Film Festival
The Latest: 49ers select Iowa QB Beathard late in 3rd round
The Latest: 49ers select Iowa QB Beathard late in 3rd round
The Latest on the NFL draft: 49ers select Iowa QB C.J. Beathard late in third round
The Latest: Tokyo subway temporarily closed over N. Korea
The Latest: Tokyo subway temporarily closed over N. Korea
One of Tokyo's major subways systems says it shut down all lines for 10 minutes early Saturday after receiving warning of a North Korean missile launch
Timeline: President Trump vs. North Korea
Timeline: President Trump vs. North Korea
A look at key moments in the brinkmanship between President Trump and North Korea
N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes
N. Korean missile test fails hours after UN meeting on nukes
A North Korean mid-range ballistic missile test-fire apparently failed Saturday, South Korea and the United States said, the third such flop just this month but a clear message of defiance as a U.S. supercarrier conducts tests in nearby waters
Venezuela formally notifies OAS it will leave amid protests
Venezuela formally notifies OAS it will leave amid protests
Hundreds of opponents of President Nicolas Maduro marched to a military prison outside Caracas to demand the release of Leopoldo Lopez and other jailed activists they consider political prisoners
Famed Houston lawyer Richard 'Racehorse' Haynes dies at 90
Famed Houston lawyer Richard 'Racehorse' Haynes dies at 90
Richard "Racehorse" Haynes, a Houston lawyer known for flamboyant but successful trial defenses of wealthy clients in Texas murder cases, has died
Friends hail woman, 86, killed trying to stop attack as hero
Friends hail woman, 86, killed trying to stop attack as hero
Neighbors and investigators are calling an 86-year-old California woman a hero after she died trying to help a friend fend off an attacker with her walking stick during a morning stroll
Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day
Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day
President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that helped deliver his victory.
The Latest: Draft heads into third round
The Latest: Draft heads into third round
The Latest on the NFL draft: Third round set to begin.
Arkansas girl found dead after mom, great-uncle killed
Authorities say one of two Arkansas children reported missing after their mother's body was found in a creek has been found dead, and teams are still searching for the other child
Filipino troops kill notorious Abu Sayyaf kidnapper in clash
The Philippine military chief says marines have killed an Abu Sayyaf extremist commander considered to be one of the most notorious kidnappers in the country's south
Far-right candidate bedeviled by France's Nazi history
Far-right candidate bedeviled by France's Nazi history
The horrors of the World War II Nazi death camps moved front and center in France's presidential campaign on Friday, nine days before the election, reawakening the anti-Semitic stigma that has clung to the party of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen

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