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See ABC's 1980 Broadcast on John Lennon's Death
On this day 35 years ago, the world lost an icon when John Lennon was shot outside his New York home by Mark David Chapman. He was 40 years old. On Dec. 8, 1980, ABC began the network's late-night news program with the news that the Beatles star had been shot three times. It's still a moment that
Top Haunted NYC Apartment Buildings
Everyone knows real estate is king in New York City, even the places with a dark past. While many people would avoid living in a haunted house like the plague, some of the city's most expensive real estate is rumored to be haunted. NewYork.com has shared with ABC News its picks for New York City's
The Royals Arrive; Not Quite 'Eaten Alive'
quicklist:1 title: Not Quite ‘Eaten Alive’ text: After an outpouring of disappointment from viewers that expected to see naturalist Paul Rosolie get "Eaten Alive" by an 18-foot anaconda on Discovery Channel's highly anticipated special, the network has released a statement regarding the feat being
Paul McCartney Remembers How He Found Out John Lennon Had Died
Today marks the 34th anniversary of the death of the late, great Beatle, John Lennon . With the grim milestone coming up, his bandmate, Paul McCartney , 72, spoke about how he found out his close friend had died after he was shot to death at the age of 40 in New York by Mark David Chapman . "I was
John Lennon's Killer Would 'Probably Stay' in Prison if Granted Parole
John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, would "probably stay right where I'm at" in prison even he were released, he told the New York State Board of Parole during an interview to determine if he should be granted parole. Chapman was denied parole on Aug. 23 for the seventh time. The transcript
John Lennon's Killer Mark David Chapman Denied Parole for Seventh Time
John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, was denied parole today for the seventh time. "You shot and killed an innocent victim, an international music star," the New York State Board of Parole wrote to Chapman. "Your actions clearly demonstrated a callous disregard for the sanctity of human life."
John Lennon's Killer Grows Up in N.Y. Jail, Awaits Parole Hearing
The man who shot and killed John Lennon in 1980 has spent more than half his life in prison, growing from an overweight, glasses-wearing suicidal young man to a balding, middle-aged Christian pleading for parole. Mark David Chapman, who was 25 when he killed the...
5 Things To Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Director Tony Scott Dies After Jumping off Bridge Famed film director Tony Scott has jumped to his death from a bridge in San Pedro, Calif. on Sunday. The British director is known for Hollywood blockbusters like "Top
John Lennon's Killer, Mark David Chapman , Scheduled to Have Parole Hearing This Week
John Lennon's killer is up for parole this week for a seventh time and could have a hearing as early as Tuesday, officials said. Mark David Chapman pleaded guilty to second degree murder and was sentenced to 20 years to life for gunning down the Beatle outside of his Manhattan apartment complex on
Celebrities and Cyberstalkers: The Dark Side of Fame in the Internet Age
Kourtney Reppert describes herself as a glamour model and an online personality. She posts semi-nude photos of herself online and sends out life-affirming tweets, which has earned her hundreds of thousands of adoring followers. But in this digital age, where fame can come easy, so can the dark side