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Mother was ‘screaming’: Relatives of Sharon Tate, Jay Sebring recall learning of Manson family murders
The last time Debra Tate ever saw her sister Sharon Tate alive, they were watching a major news event. "We had a lovely barbecue day," Debra Tate told ABC News. "We all piled in her bed to watch the moon walk and that was the last time that any of us would ever see her." Later that summer, the
Beach Boys' Mike Love recalls meeting Charles Manson through bandmate Dennis Wilson for the 1st time
It was 1968 when Beach Boys lead singer and co-founder Mike Love met Charles Manson , who he says was “the worst thing that could possibly happen” to the band. “You know, it’s just an unfortunate episode that happened because of one of our group members, one of our family members unknowingly
Original Forensic Drawings of Jane Doe Found Near Manson Killings Were 'Inaccurate,' Sister Says
The sister of the Jane Doe who was found near the Charles Manson killings in 1969 in Los Angeles said the original forensic sketches of the body were "inaccurate." The Los Angeles Police Department announced on Wednesday that "Jane Doe No. 59" had finally been identified as 19-year-old Reet Silvia
Sister of Sharon Tate Calls Leslie Van Houten a 'Monster'
The sister of Sharon Tate says Leslie Van Houten , the “Manson family” member who was just recommended for parole, is a “monster” who is “still capable of great brutality.” “I sit as far away from her as you and I are now. You can feel the vibe,” Debra Tate told Robin Roberts today on “ Good
6 Adaptations We'd Watch Over '50 Shades of Grey'
The 50 Shades of Grey adaptation has finally found its leading couple . "Sons of Anarchy" star Charlie Hunnam will star as Christian Grey, and former "Ben and Kate" star Dakota Johnson has been tapped to play Anastasia. This is good news in that these two are solid, charismatic, charming actors,
Snowden and 7 Other Infamous Asylum Seekers
Last weekend, Edward Snowden was offered asylum in Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia. While Snowden is the most recent high-profile asylum seeker, he is not the first person to very publicly ask another country for refuge. Here are seven other important -- and sometimes infamous -- asylum seekers
Open Homicides Possibly Linked to Manson Family
The LAPD continues to battle for audio tapes that could hold clues to a dozen open homicides potentially linked to the murderous "Manson family," officials told ABC News. The open cases came to light during a legal battle first reported by the Los Angeles Times and confirmed by ABC News. "We do
Jodie Foster Brings Sons Into Limelight at Golden Globes Ceremony
Please hold for Laiea/Eileen/possibly standards approval Oscar winner Jodie Foster may have received one of host Ricky Gervais’ most uncouth comments at this year’s Golden Globes ceremony, but the real buzz was about the actress and director’s dates — her two rarely seen sons. Foster’s...
Top 11 Biggest Scandals of 2011
With social media becoming a new vehicle for scandal, the price of fame got even higher in 2011. Here are some of those whose misdeeds or missteps made headlines this past year. 1. Charlie Sheen: The Mother of All Meltdowns Former "Two and a Half Men" star Charlie Sheen entered drug rehab in
Roman Polanski on Sex Case: “Regretted it for 33 Years”
Roman Polanski reveals in an interview with Swiss Channel TSR that he has “regretted for 33 years” having unlawful sex with a 13-year old girl in 1977. Polanski also thanked Switzerland for the way they handled his case, according to the BBC. “Your nation possesses...