‘Nightline’ Daily Line, May 31: John Edwards Trial: Mistrial Declared

By ABC News

May 31, 2012 4:04pm

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7:26 p.m. ET: Tonight in the “Nightline” Qwiki video, Bill Weir brings us a preview of what happened today at the John Edwards trial, his report on wild mustangs out West and John Berman getting “mansome.” Watch it HERE:

Play the Qwiki: NIGHTLINE PREVIEW: 5/31/12

6:19 p.m. ET: What does it take to be “mansome”? More than ever, men are heading to the spa to get tweezed, waxed, manicured and pedicured. Even products that were once reserved for women are being tailored to guys — manty-hose, murses and MANX (spandex for men).

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Morgan Spurlock, the film-maker of the new documentary “Mansome,” released last Friday, met up with “Nightline” to spend a day getting “man-tastic” at a spa in New York City. Watch what happens:

5:14 p.m. ET: “Nightline” anchor Bill Weir tweets about John Edwards during his press conference:

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5:01 p.m ET: “Nightline” senior producer Almin Karamehdovic (sitting, far right) sits down with the graphics team and producer Alex Waterfield (sitting, left) to talk about an upcoming show:

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4:32 p.m. ET: DEVELOPING: John Edwards Trial: Judge has ruled a mistrial on the five other counts in the Edwards case.

4:19 p.m. ET: DEVELOPING: John Edwards Trial: Jury has declared Edwards not guilt on count 3, which is for illegal campaign contributions, and hung jury on the other counts.

Continue to follow updates to the story HERE.

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2:51 p.m. ET: DEVELOPING: The John Edwards jury told a federal judge today it had reached a verdict only on one of six campaign-finance charges, sending the courtroom into confusion and opening the door to a mistrial. The judge sent the jury back into deliberations.

2:21 p.m. ET: BREAKING: John Edwards trial: The jury has reached a verdict. John Edwards is charged with six counts of violating federal campaign laws. Waiting on verdict: Catch yourself up on the trial details HERE.

1:36 p.m. ET: Was Bigfoot sighted in Idaho? These high school students filmed a dark figure walking through the woods. Watch the video and judge for yourself:

11:54 p.m. ET: Touchdown! SpaceX’s Dragon capsule completed its historic mission to the ISS and has returned to Earth.

The Associated Press reported that the unmanned cargo ship parachuted into the Pacific on Thursday, six hours after leaving the International Space Station. It brought back nearly 1,400 pounds of old gear.

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11:22 a.m. ET: A Yale graduate’s  prophetic and inspirational essay, “The Opposite of Loneliness,” with its heart-wrenching lines “We’re so young. We’re so young. We’re 22 years old. We have so much time” has gone viral since the young woman was killed in a car crash over the weekend.

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Read Marina Keegan’s “Opposite of Loneliness.”

10:13 a.m. ET: “Nightline” anchor Bill Weir went to the “horse heaven” in the wide open spaces of Montana to report on the wild mustangs who roam the mountains there. Watch a preview of his report HERE:

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