Mar 27, 2015
The fiancee of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez took the stand in his murder trial Friday, telling the jury that he was drunk in the hours before the slaying of her sister's boyfriend. Shayanna Jenkins also told jurors that she found a handgun in a kitchen junk drawer before the June 17, 2013, killing of Odin Lloyd. She avoided looking at Hernandez as she testified. There had been a question about whether prosecutors would call Jenkins, who has been in a relationship with Hernandez since high school and is the mother of his 2-year-old daughter.
If you ask the average college basketball analyst to size up No. 1 Kentucky, odds are you’ll hear something along the following lines: The Wildcats are 36-0, they have a million McDonald’s All-Americans on their roster and they are going to make history and win the national title. A college basketball analyst can think that – and hey, he or she may be right. What do NBA scouts and analysts think? ESPN writer Jordan Brenner had those same questions – so he found out the answers.
Kristen Layne, posing in the junior prom dress she was trying to sell. Photo by Go Fund Me. It’s high-school prom season and you know what that means — it’s all about the dress. STORY: Parents Fight Bullying App With Messages of Love Unfortunately, Layne became the target of some vicious online trolls — two men who relentlessly attacked her weight and looks on Facebook, Layne told WSMV. Sorry that I’m not pleasing to your eye.” STORY: Defending Bullied Cheerleader Layne tells Yahoo Parenting, “The comments made me feel horrible about myself.
Technically Incorrect: A Seattle cyclist is miffed that a woman has parked in a bike lane. He posts a helmet-cam video to YouTube, where many have watched. But who comes out of it better?
Ryan Reynolds has become a one-man PR machine for the upcoming Deadpool movie, and today has tweeted out the first look at the full costume.
Think of the Egyptian pyramids, St Peter’s Basilica or the Taj Mahal: all colossal buildings that put us a little bit closer to the heavens. In our recent “Journey to the Centre of the Earth” infographic, we highlighted some of these underground achievements.
The boy was not vaccinated and, with confirmed cases in Birmingham schools, officials are worried about spread. A Birmingham mother is furious after her sixth-grade son was sent home from class today because he's not fully vaccinated against chickenpox. One of Michael Donovan's classmates is among three students in the district who is infected. "I wasn't vaccinated, and I don't think it's fair that I can't go to school," Michael, 11, said after his mother, Sarah, was called to the school to pick him up.
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Lufthansa could face "unlimited" compensation claims for the crash that killed 150 people in the French alps and it would be difficult, even counterproductive, for the German carrier to try to avoid liability, experts said Friday.
Plunging oil prices have forced U.S. drillers to slash costs -- which is making them much tougher
At first glance, the corporate profits data released today by the Commerce Department don't look good.
German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a
An extremely tight vote at Meridian Pint saw the Georgia brewery barely edge Bluejacket.
D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton says she is taking action to improve her parking skills after a video that went viral showed her desperately struggling, and ultimately failing, to appropriately park her car outside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday. Ms. Holmes Norton told a local Fox affiliate that ...
"The Right Side Forum," an hour-long conservative live news and talk show hosted by columnist Armstrong Williams, will ask this question on its next broadcast: "Ayatollah Khomeini declaration: Death to America". His guests are attorney Alan Dershowitz and national security expert Frank Gaffney. "Join us in discussing why Obama administration ...
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DETROIT (AP) — The Arab American National Museum is sending its exhibition about one of the earliest Arab
Even if you're a show-only fan of the Game of Thrones franchise, you've probably heard whispers
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In an effort to increase its transparency with the public, SeaWorld launched the #AskSeaWorld Twitter
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