What a horrible incident.
In the early morning hours of April 8, Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland and his wife, Katrine Saltara, were stabbed outside of 1OAK nightclub in NYC.
While the details are a bit convoluted, it all started when Chris and Katrine were arguing outside of the venue. According to an onlooker, a man named Shezoy Bleary tried to intervene in the twosome's fight which did not sit well with Copeland.
Apparently Bleary was so upset by the basketball star's rebuff that he viciously attacked the couple and their close friend with a knife.
Sheesh, why do people think violence is ever the answer?!
Thankfully Chris and Katrine are in stable condition at Bellevue Hospital and they're expected to make a full recovery.
NBA legend Larry Bird released the following statement about the incident:
Trevor Noah was catapulted into the limelight after he was crowned the new Daily Show host, unfortunately shining some light on his dark past.
In 2009, the South African comedian's step-father reportedly hunted him and attempted to murder him, after shooting Trevor's mother in the face.
Patricia Noah, his mother, was left for dead after her husband Abel Singange shot her in a fit of rage. Singange's anger continued to build, and he went looking for Trevor with a handgun.
Fortunately, then-25-year-old Trevor wasn't easy to find. His grandmother Nomalizo Noah explained:
For the second time this month, the NSA campus in Maryland has fallen victim to violence.
On Monday, there was a shootout after an SUV with two men dressed as women rammed into an officer at the gate at Fort Meade. The gunfire left one person dead, and the other two were seriously injured, one of whom was an NSA agent. They were flown to Baltimore's Shock Trauma.
The FBI gave a statement following the incident, saying:
Amanda Knox is a free woman.
On Friday, the Italian Supreme Court overturned her murder conviction for the 2007 slaying of their roommate, Meredith Kercher.
The conviction of Amanda' ex-boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito — who was also found guilty of the crime — was also overturned.
Prosecutors argued that Amanda has orchestrated the murder, having Raffaele and a drifter named Rudy Guede hold down her roommate before slashing her throat.
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The lurid crime fascinated Italy, the country where it occurred, as well as the roommates' native U.S. and Britain.
Naturally, Lifetime even made a TV movie out of the case and trial, with Hayden Panetierre starring as Amanda.
In a just-released statement, Amanda said she feels "relieved and grateful."
"The knowledge of my innocence has given me strength in the darkest times of this ordeal."
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