| Jan 10, 2012
Law partner of Johnnie Cochran
Jock Smith, 63, who was a law partner with the late Johnnie L. Cochran Jr., died Sunday of an apparent heart attack while watching television at his home in Montgomery, Ala., said his law partner Sam Cherry....
| Jan 11, 2011
Cookie Gilchrist, a bruising fullback who as one of the American Football League's first star players helped lead the Buffalo Bills to a championship in 1964, has died. He was 75.
Gilchrist died Monday of cancer at an assisted living facility near...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:24 PM
Ever since the 2008 disappearance of 2-year-old Caylee Marie Anthony, Janice Seals-Mack has eaten up every sound bite she could find on the missing-person-turned-murder case.
So when she heard Tuesday that Caylee's mother, Casey Anthony, was found not...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 6:01 PM
Social-media sites Twitter and Facebook revolutionized the 36-day Casey Anthony trial by casting a far-reaching net of news across the globe, bringing minute-to-minute updates directly into people's smartphones, tablets and work and home computers.
| Nov 7, 2011
| 1:16 PM
Michael Jackson's personal physician has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for causing the pop icon's 2009 death by a powerful surgical anesthetic.
The verdict against Dr. Conrad Murray comes after a jury of seven men and five women...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 9:00 PM
It's no wonder emotions spilled over as the controversial verdicts in the Casey Anthony murder trial were read on Tuesday. Inside the Orange County Courthouse tears were shed and embraces shared by Anthony and her defense team. Outside, angry shouts of...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 4:07 PM
Before it became the subject of hours of national news coverage and the catalyst for an international movement, the Trayvon Martin shooting was just another sad crime story overshadowed by the NBA All-Star Game.
In the days after Trayvon and George...
| Jun 7, 2011
| 3:57 AM
LOS ANGELES -- The BCS announced Monday it has stripped USC of its 2004 national championship.
The move is the latest penalty levied against the University in the wake of the scandal involving former Trojan running back Reggie Bush.
USC was hit with...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 7:45 AM
A few months removed from his popular appearances in those amazing Old Spice commercials, Ravens linebacker and action hero Ray Lewis is at it again. This time, Lewis has teamed up with Saints quarterback Drew Brees for a Pepsi Maxx commercial in the form...
| Aug 24, 2012
A prominent Ohio restaurateur faces a criminal investigation after allegedly mouthing an expletive at Drew Peterson in court Thursday.
Jeff Ruby — a steakhouse owner who drew national attention when he threw O.J. Simpson out of his establishment...
| May 19, 2012
| 8:12 PM
Their internationally recognized names sell music and movie tickets. They promote perfumes and presidents. But when it comes to selling their own houses, celebrities often find that their cachet doesn't pull in the cash.
Actors Goldie Hawn and Kurt...