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O.J. Simpson begins bid for new trial

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (CNN) -- Disgraced football legend O.J. Simpson was in a Las Vegas courtroom Monday in a bid to get his robbery, assault and kidnapping convictions thrown out.

AP blasts feds for phone records search

The Justice Department secretly collected two months of telephone records for reporters and editors at The Associated Press, the news service disclosed Monday in an outraged letter to Attorney General Eric Holder.

Police name suspect in New Orleans parade shooting

NEW ORLEANS (CNN) -- A suspect has been identified in a New Orleans parade shooting that left 19 people injured. Police Superintendent Ronal Serpas said that authorities are looking for 19-year-old Akein Scott.

Photograph give a glimpse of Ariel Castro's yard

CLEVELAND (CNN) -- Bicycles. Barbed wire. A chain.

TV pioneer, famed psychologist Joyce Brothers dies

Joyce Brothers, who pioneered the television advice show and was called the mother of media psychology, has died, her daughter said Monday. She was 85.

Mother shares regrets amid Pennsylvania abortion trial

PHILADELPHIA (CNN) -- It's late afternoon on a recent Friday when Shree McKinley walks past the Women's Medical Society.

BREAKING: Gosnell guilty on 3 counts of first-degree murder

A jury has found Philadelphia abortion provider Dr. Kermit Gosnell guilty of three counts of first-degree murder. KWKT will update information as it becomes available.

Barbara Walters to retire in 2014

Longtime ABC News personality Barbara Walters will retire from TV journalism in 2014, ABC reported late Sunday, closing a chapter on one of the most storied careers in broadcast journalism history.

O.J. Simpson says bad legal advice put him in prison

Disgraced football legend O.J. Simpson is scheduled to return to a Las Vegas courtroom Monday in a bid to get his robbery, assault and kidnapping convictions thrown out.

Jurors hung on 2 counts in Philly abortion doctor case

Two weeks after deliberations began, jurors in the trial of Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell told the judge Monday morning they are hung on two of the counts against him.