Amy Winehouse onstage during the 46664 Concert In Celebration Of Nelson Mandela's Life held at Hyde Park on June 27, 2008, in London, England.  (credit: Dave Hogan/Getty Images)

Remembering Amy Winehouse 1 Year Later

One year ago today Amy Winehouse died in her London home from accidental alcohol poisoning. The sultry singer was known for her addiction to drugs and alcohol as well as her trouble with the law.


Spain's Pau Gasol (L) and Rudy Fernandez celebrate their victory over Poland  during their 2009 European championship qualifying round, group F, basketball game  in Lodz on September 16, 2009.(Photo credit: JANEK SKARZYNSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Lakers’ Pau Gasol To Carry Spanish Flag At Olympics Opening Ceremony

The Spanish Olympic committee says Lakers’ Pau Gasol will hold the Spanish flag for the opening ceremony on Friday July 27th of the 2012 London Olympics.


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Cavs’ Kyrie Irving Challenges Kobe To 1-on-1 Game At Team USA Camp

Duke alum and reigning rookie of the year Kyrie Irving challenged Kobe to a 1-on-1 game at the Team USA Basketball camp in Las Vegas Nevada. Price tag: $50-Grand for the winner.

Kobe has always believed that any bet on 1-on-1 game is, “Easy Money.”


Serena Williams (L) and Venus Williams of the USA celebrate with their winners trophies after their Ladies’ Doubles final match against Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic on day twelve of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on July 7, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Williams Sisters Win Wimbledon Doubles Title

One Wimbledon title wasn’t enough for Serena Williams. About five hours after Williams won her fifth singles title by beating Agnieszka Radwanska, she and sister Venus were back on Centre Court to beat Czech duo Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka 7-5, 6-4 Saturday in the doubles final.


LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 7:  Blake Griffin of the USA Men's National Team gets to the hoop for  dunk during training camp on July 7, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Griffin Will Join Kobe For US Olympic Basketball Team

Blake Griffin, Andre Iguodala and James Harden have been chosen for the U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team, a person with knowledge of the decisions told The Associated Press on Saturday.


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Beckham’s England Career To Be Honored At London’s Wembley Stadium

David Beckham’s English national team career will be honored at the team’s final warmup for the European Championship, with the former captain receiving a UEFA award for players who have made more than 100 international appearances.


Chairman, Altegrity Risk International; Former Commissioner, NYPD, &  Chief, LAPD William J. Bratton attends the Wired business conference in partnership with MDC Partners at The Morgan Library & Museum on June 14, 2010, in New York City. (Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Conde Nast)

Former LAPD Chief Bratton In Talks To Be UK Riot Advisor

British Prime Minister David Cameron is calling on former LAPD chief William Bratton to help with the devastating riots in London.

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Amy Winehouse Autopsy Fails To Establish Death Cause

A post-mortem examination was completed Monday to determine the cause of Amy Winehouse’s death.

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The dynamic royal duo will grace a variety of LA venues next month. Are you on the guest list? (credit: AP)

Royal Wedding To Be Streamed Live On YouTube

Palace officials will offer live streaming of the April 29 royal wedding between Prince William and Kate Middleton on the royal channel on YouTube.

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Sienna Miller, Jude Law Split Up Again

Sienna Miller’s spokeswoman says the actress and Jude Law have split up for a second time.


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Judge Denies Bail For WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

A British judge denied Julian Assange bail on Tuesday after the WikiLeaks founder told a London court he would fight efforts to extradite him to Sweden to face a sex-crimes investigation.


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Prince William, Kate Middleton To Marry Next Year

The college romance that seemed to falter in the harsh glare of adulthood has blossomed at last, promising Britain its biggest royal wedding since Prince Charles married Lady Diana Spencer almost 30 years ago.

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The late John Lennon. (credit: AP)

Fans Celebrate John Lennon’s 70th Birthday

Beatles fans worldwide are coming together to celebrate John Lennon’s 70th birthday.

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Argh! Johnny Depp Shocks Students At UK School

Shiver me timbers! Actor Johnny Depp shocked a London school by answering a pupil’s fan letter and visiting classes dressed as his character from the “Pirates of the Caribbean” movie series, teachers said Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2010

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Lakers Fall In Preseason Opener Before Sold-Out London Arena

Michael Beasley scored 21 points in his Timberwolves debut and Minnesota beat the Los Angeles Lakers 111-92 Monday in their preseason opener in London.