• Ohio administered an untested lethal injection cocktail for the state’s latest execution. Witnesses say Dennis McGuire “appeared to gasp and convulse for roughly 10 minutes” before dying. We’re better than this.

LAPD begins a test program to put body cameras on police officers.

Harassed for taking photos.

Here’s a map of outbreaks of diseases for which we have vaccines. Get your kids vaccinated.

• In some cities, police unions are playing dirty in the pension fight.

A little something for your nightmares.

Obama nominates both a federal public defender and a criminal attorney to federal district court judgeships. This is a good thing. Federal judges are overwhelmingly, nearly exclusively former prosecutors.