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January 18, 2013
Our criminal justice system more often does right by us, but there are times when verdicts come in that convince us that we're in an altered state of reality. Such is the case with the trial of Casey Anthony, a young single mom who was acquitted for killing...also in this article
Film Actor, Television Actor / 1933 -
Robert Blake is an Emmy-winning actor known for his film roles and as the star of the '70s cop drama Baretta. He's also known for the murder trial of his second wife, Bonnie Lee Bakley.
January 8, 2013 by Thad Morgan
The holidays may be officially over, but there are still plenty of reasons to celebrate in the New Year. And today, January 8th, is a big one: Elvis Presley’s birthday—also...also in this article
Guest ContributorJanuary 11, 2013 by Tere Tereba
Mickey Cohen was larger than life. I know. I’ve “lived” with him for a decade…
Working on my book, Mickey Cohen: The Life and Crimes of L.A.’s Notorious Mobster...
January 14, 2013 by Eudie Pak
One of the most enduring Hollywood mysteries remains unsolved but somewhat altered.
News came out this Monday afternoon that the Los Angeles Coroner's Office has...also in this article
Film Actor, Television Actor, Television Personality / 1930 -Robert Wagner is an American film and television actor known for his popularity in numerous television series and most recently, in the Austin Powers films.
Guest ContributorJanuary 31, 2013 by Tim Ott
Jackie Robinson’s birthday today reminds us how far we’ve progressed in the world of sports. Given the frequency with which we see African-American superstars like...also in this article
Baseball Player / 1919 - 1972
Jackie Robinson became the first African-American to play major league baseball, becoming Rookie of the Year in 1947, National League MVP in 1949 and a World Series champ in 1955.
January 16, 2013 by Thad Morgan
Ever since its first season in 2002, American Idol has been the place to go to see some of the country’s best-hidden talent, along with the people who think they have talent but should’ve just stayed hidden—and we all know who they are (“She bangs! She...also in this article