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  • Jury to Deliberate in George Huguely’s Murder Trial

    Jury to Deliberate in George Huguely’s Murder Trial

    (WASHINGTON) — Jurors in former University of Virginia lacrosse player George Huguely V’s murder trial will now have three days away from court to think about what they have heard and seen before reconvening to decide Huguely’s fate on Wednesday. Huguely faces anywhere from one year to life in prison, based on what the jurors decide. After Saturday’s closing arguments, jurors decided they were too tired to begin deliberations, so court will reconvene on Wednesday at 9 a.m. Court is closed Monday because of the holiday and a grand jury day was previously set for Tuesday. The jury is made […]

  • Whitney Houston to be Laid to Rest

    Whitney Houston to be Laid to Rest

    (NEWARK, N.J.) — Singer Whitney Houston will be laid to rest on Sunday morning in a private burial service in Westfield N.J.’s Fairview Cemetery. She will be buried next to her father, John Russell Houston, who died in 2003. The burial follows a nearly four-hour “home going” ceremony Saturday at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. Houston’s mother Cissy Houston and her daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, were joined by mourners at the invitation-only service. There were musical tributes from some of the biggest names in the industry including Stevie Wonder and Alicia Keys. At the end of the […]

  • Elizabeth Smart Marries in Hawaii

    Elizabeth Smart Marries in Hawaii

    (HONOLULU) — Elizabeth Smart, 24, tied the knot on Saturday with fiancé Matthew Gilmour, 22, in a small private ceremony in Hawaii. “She is positively radiant. And Matthew couldn’t be happier,” Smart’s spokesperson, Chris Thomas, told People magazine. The couple was planning to get married this summer, but moved up the wedding to Saturday to avoid attracting too much attention. Smart, who is currently a senior at Brigham Young University. In 2002,  Smart, then 14, was kidnapped and held captive for nine months by Brian Mitchell. Smart was found alive March 12, 2003, less than 18 miles from her home. […]

  • Montana Teacher Killed by Two Men High on Crack-Cocaine

    Montana Teacher Killed by Two Men High on Crack-Cocaine

    (BILLINGS, Mont.) — A crack-cocaine induced high led two men to kidnap and choke Montana school teacher Sherry Arnold to death, according to prosecutors. In an affidavit filed Friday, Richland County prosecutors allege Lester Waters, 44, was high on crack while driving with Michael Spell, 22, from Colorado to find work in the oil fields of nearby South Dakota. That’s when Waters began talking about kidnapping and killing a woman. According to the affidavit,  posted by a local television station KTVQ, Spell told police Waters “was capable of doing anything” while on crack and that it “brought the ‘Devil’ out […]

  • Lionel Richie Promoting Country Duets Album "Tuskegee" with HSN Performance

    Lionel Richie Promoting Country Duets Album "Tuskegee" with HSN Performance

    Lionel Richie is heading to HSN to promote his new album, Tuskegee.  On March 16, he’ll become the first artist to participate on the home shopping channel’s HSN Live concert series.  During the event, which airs at 8 p.m. on HSN, HSN.com and HSN Mobile, Lionel will perform tracks from the new album, which features his classic hits reinterpreted as duets with today’s hottest country stars such as Kenny Chesney, Jason Aldean and Blake Shelton.  During the HSN show, Kenny Rogers will join Lionel for the song “Lady,” which Lionel wrote. In addition to enjoying the concert, HSN viewers will […]

  • Family and Friends Send Whitney Houston Home

    Family and Friends Send Whitney Houston Home

    (NEWARK, N.J.) — Two of the most important women in Whitney Houston’s life, her mother Cissy Houston and her daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, were joined by mourners at an invitation-only “home going” ceremony at the New Hope Baptist Church in Newark, N.J. Saturday. Kevin Costner remembered his The Bodyguard co-star as someone who shared the same interests and values. Both grew up in the Baptist church, a bond he said they shared over the years of their friendship. Costner recalled Houston’s nervousness when she had to do a screen test for the role of singer Rachel Marron in the movie. […]

  • LIVE VIDEO: The Funeral of Whitney Houston

    LIVE VIDEO: The Funeral of Whitney Houston

    (NEWARK, N.J.) — Whitney Houston will be remembered Saturday with a funeral at Newark, N.J.’s New Hope Baptist Church, a week after the 48-year-old pop music icon was found dead in the bathtub of her Beverly Hills hotel room.  The family is referring to the event as a “home going service.” Houston will be buried Sunday at Westfield, N.J.’s Fairview Cemetery.Click the video below to view the live feed: