Criminal Justice

Robert Durst sentenced to life in best friend’s murder

Posted on · He was convicted in Los Angeles Superior Court last month of first-degree murder for shooting Susan Berman point-blank in the back of the head at her home in December 2000. Prosecutors said Durst silenced Berman to prevent her from incriminating him in the reopened investigation of his wife’s 1982 disappearance in New York.

Astros In The Playoffs

When do the MLB playoffs start? Here’s the Houston Astros ALDS schedule

Posted on · The Astros clinched home-field advantage on Saturday and will play Games 1 and 2 at Minute Made Field on Thursday and Friday.

Abortion

Witnesses testify at House Oversight hearing to supersede Texas’ abortion law

Posted on · Some witnesses at the Committee on Oversight and Reform hearing urged members of Congress to pass federal legislation that would supersede the state law and ensure access to reproductive health care services.