ROME (AP) — Italy’s highest court overturned the murder conviction against Amanda Knox and her ex-boyfriend Friday, bringing to a definitive end the high-profile case that captivated people on both sides of the Atlantic. 278 more words
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ROME (CNN) — A tearful Amanda Knox said she is glad to have her life back after an eight-year legal drama that gripped the United States, Britain and Italy. 593 more words
After last weekend’s controversial stoppage decision, by referee, Eduardo Herdy at UFC Fight Night 62 in Rio de Janeiro where Herdy had decided to stop the action whilst Drew Dober was actively fighting his way out of an attempted guillotine choke by Leandro Silva, it has emerged now that the Brazilian Athletic commission have overturned the original decision of a win to Silva and made the fight, rightly so to a NO CONTEST bout. 36 more words
OLD LYME, Conn. (AP) — State police say the left lane on Interstate 95 south between exits 70 and 71 in Old Lyme has reopened after an overturned tractor-trailer shut the highway. 42 more words
Michael Peterson was convicted in 2003 of murdering his second wife, Kathleen Peterson.
Prosecutors were never able to establish a clear motive and didn’t find a murder weapon, but argued that Peterson likely killed his wife with a fireplace blow poke during an argument and then made it appear as if she fell down the stairs. 80 more words