Georgia executes 72-year-old inmate for 1979 killing during robbery

JACKSON, Ga. –  Georgia executed a 72-year-old man, its oldest death row inmate, early Wednesday for the killing of a convenience store manager during a robbery decades ago. Brandon Astor Jones was pronounced dead at 12:46 a.m. Wednesday after an injection of the barbiturate pentobarbital at the state prison in Jackson. He was convicted in …

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NBCNews.com See realtime coverage Possible US airstrike hits Doctors Without Borders hospital in Afghanistan; at … Washington Post  – ‎1 hour ago‎ KABUL – U.S. forces may have mistakenly bombed a hospital in northern Afghanistan on Saturday, killing at least 19 people, including three children, in an incident that will likely raise new questions about the scope …