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Ex-Cop Drew Peterson Sentenced to Additional 40 Years for Wife's Murder
Former Illinois cop and convicted killer Drew Peterson has been sentenced today to an additional 40 years in prison, on top of the 38 year sentence he is currently serving for the murder of his wife. In May, a jury in Randolph County, Illinois, found Peterson guilty of trying order a hit on a
Cast of 'St. Elmo's Fire' Then and Now
Released 30 years ago today, at the height of Brat-Pack mania, "St. Elmo's Fire" featured many of the young stars of the era -- Emilio Estevez , Rob Lowe , Demi Moore , Judd Nelson , Andrew McCarthy and Ally Sheedy . Despite poor reviews, the coming-of-age story about a group of friends who have
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Midwest Bracing for Wild Winter Weather After a massive snow storm hammered the Great Plains on Thursday, the Chicago is bracing for wild winter weather this morning. The National Weather Service has issued a winter
Prosecution Eyes Charging Drew Peterson in Fourth Wife's Disappearance
A spokesman for the lead state prosecutor in the Drew Peterson case said that the prosecution may be looking at filing charges against the former Illinois police officer for the disappearance of his fourth wife after he was sentenced to 38 years in jail for killing his third wife. "[Will County
Drew Peterson Denied Bid for New Trial; Sentencing Awaits
Former Illinois cop Drew Peterson was denied a re-trial Thursday and now faces as many as 60 years in prison for killing his wife, Kathleen Savio, in 2004. Peterson's defense team had requested a re-trial after he was found guilty in September of killing Savio and making it look like an accident.
Drew Peterson Jury Says Hearsay Convinced Them to Convict
Eleven members of the Drew Peterson jury were convinced by the end of the first day of deliberations that the former cop had murdered his wife, despite the absence of physical evidence or eyewitnesses tying him to the crime. According to Eduardo Saldana, the foreman of the Joliet, Ill., jury that
'Nightline' Daily Line, Sept. 6: DNC's Report Card
4:01 p.m. ET: BREAKING: Former Illinois cop Drew Peterson was found guilty today of killing his wife, Kathleen Savio, and making it look like an accident in 2004. Read the full story HERE 3:30 p.m. ET: “Nightline” anchor Terry Moran tweets: 3: 20 p.m....
Drew Peterson Jury Asking for Guidance on Meaning of 'Unanimous'
The Illinois jury deliberating the fate of accused wife-killer Drew Peterson stopped discussions today to ask the judge the meaning of the word "unanimous." "Just to be clear, judge, what does unanimous mean?" read a note sent by jurors to Judge Edward Burmila this afternoon. Judge Edward Burmila,
Drew Peterson Murder Trial Winds Down With Closing Statements Today
The murder trial of former Illinois cop Drew Peterson will wrap up today as attorneys for both sides offer closing arguments to the Joliet, Ill., jury. The final statements will close a five-week trial that has been marked by heated legal battles and three calls for mistrial by attorneys for
5 Things To Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Average Gas Price Highest Ever The price of gas was the highest ever heading into a holiday weekend this Labor Day, partially because of Hurricane Isaac which forced oil refineries on the Gulf Coast to close. According to