"I just couldn't believe what was happening to Michael. I do believe it was foul play. I do believe that. Yes," Joe Jackson said in an interview Friday with ABC News. But he didn't say how his son may have been killed or who he felt was responsible.
Remembering a Fallen Titan
McNair's coaches and teammates remembered Steve McNair as a fierce competitor at a memorial service. "No more sacks, no more shoulder problems, and no more interceptions, only touchdown passes. I'm going to miss you, No. 9.," said Titans coach Jeff Fisher.
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TV Anchor Murder Trial Will Continue
A judge declared Curtis Lavelle Vance, the man charged with killing Little Rock anchorwoman Anne Pressly in 2008, competent to stand trial. A psychiatrist had suggested he could have mental problems.
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Was He Abused?
Afraid press coverage could taint a jury, an Idaho judge has issued a gag order for the lawyers representing Zachary Neagle, a 14-year-old boy accused of killing his father while he slept. Neagle has gained wide sympathy by onlookers who believe he was sexually abused and should be set free. A trial is tentatively scheduled for Nov 3.
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Ex-Yankee Slugger Sobs in Court
Ex-Yankee slugger Jim Leyritz cursed then sobbed in court, Thursday, when he learned he would be jailed at least one more weekend after allegedly beating his wife. "If anything happens to my kids..." he warned the court as he was led away in cuffs. He will stand trial Sept. 14 for a DUI manslaughter case.
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Grave Robber Aftermath
As many as 300 bodies may have been dug up from their graves and desecrated in a twisted scheme to resell their funeral plots, police say. Frantic relatives rushed to Burr Oak Cemetery to find their loved ones. "This is a mess. We can't find our people," said Ralph Gunn, 54, of Chicago. Four have been charged.
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Accused Child Killer Loses Own Child
Melissa Huckaby, the mother accused of raping and killing 8-year-old neighbor Sandra Cantu, lost custody of her own 5-year-old daughter this week. Her child will go to her ex-husband.
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Death to America Vid: Statue of Liberty Beheaded
"Death to America." That's the message in a disturbing Youtube video that shows the beheading of blindfolded Statue of Liberty replica which was stolen from a NYC coffee shop.