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South Korea's Lawmakers Vote to Impeach Scandal-Hit President

Prosecutors say Park colluded in the criminal activities of a longtime friend and confidant to manipulate government affairs and extort businesses.

Dems' Last Hope of Nab Senate Seat Is Lonely in Louisiana

As the final contest of 2016 winds down in deep red Louisiana, it does not look hopeful for Foster Campbell, Democrats' last chance for a Senate seat.

South Korean Lawmakers Vote Overwhelmingly to Impeach President

Members of parliament voted by secret ballot with 234 in favor and 56 opposed to Park Geun-hye's ouster.

Inmate Coughed and Heaved 13 Minutes Into Execution

Ronald Bert Smith Jr. clenched his fists and raised his head at the beginning of the execution. The state's correction's chief said protocol was followed.

Supreme Court Says Execution Can Proceed After Earlier Stays

The Supreme Court earlier issued two temporary delays in the execution of Ronald Bert Smith Jr., convicted in the shooting death of a store clerk.