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Week of 13 July 2009
16 July 2009
Michael Jackson's death is being treated as homicide ...
Former General Motors CEO Rick Wagoner gets "bare bones" $8.6M pension ...
Norma McCorvey is arrested at confirmation hearing for Sonia Sotomayor ...
Jessica Simpson is "sad, mad, and confused" ...
Tom Arnold wants a trip on Air Force One ...
Master potter Otto Heino dies at Community Memorial Hospital in Ventura, California, aged 94 ...
17 July 2009
Mischa Barton is placed under involuntary psychiatric hold ...
T. Boone Pickens steals Oklahoma man's driveway ...
Hamas says Israel is pushing aphrodisiac bubble gum in Palestine ...
Pope Benedict XVI falls, breaks his wrist ...
Apple iPhone app lets kids pledge virginity ...
LL Cool J is quarantined after mid-air drama ...
“My dream role", says Johnny Depp, "would be to play musical legend Carol Channing" ...
Cinema staff explains the concept of "no cuts" to Dane Cook ...
Musician Gordon Waller, half of Peter and Gordon, dies from cardiac arrest at a hospital near his home in Ledyard, Connecticut ...
Former CBS Evening News anchor Walter Cronkite dies from cerebrovascular disease at his home in New York City ...
Polish philosopher Leszek Kolakowski dies at Oxford ...
19 July 2009
Donald Trump loses libel suit over claim that he is a mere millionaire ...
American Conservative Union offers to sell its support, for $2M ...
Now it's alleged that US Defense Department imported agents from China to "harshly interrogate" prisoners at Guantanamo ...
Wayne Newton is sued twice over unpaid bills ...
Scandal-plagued Senator John Ensign (R-Nevada) says he'll run for re-election ...
Judge tosses insider trading charges against Mark Cuban ...
Author Frank McCourt, author of the Pulitzer-winning memoir Angela's Ashes, dies from melanoma at a hospice in New York City ...
Former Dow Jones President Ray Shaw dies at his home in Charlotte, North Carolina, after having been stung by a yellow-jacket wasp ...