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Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 9:10 PM

Amanda Knox "Grateful" Murder Conviction Tossed

Amanda Knox said she was "incredibly grateful" after Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the murder convictions of Knox and her ex-boyfriend in the 2007 stabbing death of her British roommate, Meredith Kercher, NBC News reported. Knox and Raffaele Sollecito were convicted in 2009, then acquitted and freed in 2011. An appeals court overturned the acquittals and ordered a new trial, and they were convicted again last year. Knox was sentenced in absentia to 25 years in prison. Sollecito was sentenced to 28 1/2 years. Knox said in a statement Friday she is "relieved and grateful" after the court's decision. "I'm incredibly grateful...for the justice I've received, for the support that I've had from everyone," an emotional Knox, flanked by her family, told reporters Friday night outside her home. "You've saved my life and I am so grateful that I have my life back." Read »
Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 9:50 PM

Police Officer Wounded, Suspect Dead in Boston

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 1:52 PM

Co-Pilot Appeared Healthy, but May Have Hidden Illness

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 6:01 PM

U.S. Rescues 2 Saudi Pilots After They Eject From Plane

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Plane Crash in French Alps: By the Numbers

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 9:39 PM

U.S., Russian Crew Begins Yearlong Space Station Mission

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 7:08 PM

Wis. Couple Accused of Locking Teenage Girl in Basement

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 11:44 PM

SoCal Cops Chase Car With "Support Our Local Police" Scrawled on Window

Thursday, Mar 26, 2015 at 10:17 AM
 

Without any doubt, my firm confidence — in the selection of our pilots, in the training of our pilots, in the qualification of our pilots, in the work of our pilots — has not been touched by this single tragedy.  

— Lufthansa CEO Carsten Spohr after saying it appeared the Germanwings co-pilot had locked the pilot out of the cockpit and intentionally crashed the plane into a mountain in the French Alps
Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:28 PM

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 10:53 AM
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Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 6:51 PM

Unborn Baby in Womb-Cutting Attack Not Defined as "Person"

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 7:35 PM

Possible Gas-Line Tampering Eyed in NYC Blast: Sources

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 11:40 PM

"Hero" Driver Helps Students Escape Burning Bus

Friday, Mar 27, 2015 at 6:29 PM

Off-Duty Firefighter Climbs Into Building to Check for Trapped Residents After Explosion

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