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This Is It: Conrad Murray Trial Gets Underway

Opening statements began Tuesday in the trial of the doctor accused of killing Michael Jackson, with a prosecutor saying the superstar’s misplaced trust in the doctor led to his death.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/27/2011

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Amy Winehouse Latest Sad Addition To The Unfortunate ‘Forever 27 Club’

Amy Winehouse released only two albums in her life, one of which sold more than a million copies, won five Grammys and sparked a retro soul movement that hasn’t yet stopped.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/24/2011

Actors Jeff Conaway (L) and Didi Conn attend the celebration of the DVD release of "Grease Rockin' Rydell Edition" at the Santa Monica Pier on September 19, 2006 in Santa Monica, California.  (credit: David Livingston/Getty Images)

‘Taxi,’ ‘Grease’ Star Jeff Conaway Dies At 60

Jeff Conaway, who starred in the sitcom “Taxi,” played swaggering Kenickie in the movie musical “Grease” and publicly battled drug and alcohol addiction on “Celebrity Rehab,” died Friday.


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Investigation Involving Body Of Nearly-Naked Man Dumped At High School Continues

Costa Mesa police are investigating the death of a 25-year-old Mission Viejo man whose body appears to have been dumped in the parking lot of Estancia High School.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/03/2011

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Prosecution, Defense Rest In Anna Nicole Smith Trial

The prosecution and defense have rested their cases in the drug conspiracy trial against Anna Nicole’s boyfriend and two doctors.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/27/2010

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Smith Verdicts Will Resonate For Doctors, Patients

During the past few weeks, a beautiful blonde celebrity has been making cameo appearances in a downtown courtroom.