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High court says exonerated inmate cannot sue prosecutorsupdated: Tue Mar 29 2011 16:12:00

A sharply divided Supreme Court ruled against a former death row inmate who sought damages from the state after prosecutors hid crucial blood tests that would have earlier proven his innocence. The 5-4 decision Tuesday involved John Thompson, who came within weeks of execution and had spent 18 years behind bars before being set free after the new forensic evidence came to light.

11 dads of famous juniorsupdated: Sun Jun 20 2010 07:51:00

In honor of Father's Day, let's take a look at some dads who gave famous people a giant gift: their names. You know Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Ken Griffey Sr., but here are some lesser-known seniors behind a slew of celebrity juniors.

Commentary: Blackface is never okayupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 16:39:00

Harry Connick Jr. almost got it right when he challenged the doctors who mocked the Jacksons in blackface on an Australian version of "the Gong Show."

Analysis: 'Blackface Jacksons' embarrassing to Australiaupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 17:21:00

That Australia is once again defending itself against claims of racism is not surprising.

Jackson blackface 'tribute' flopsupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 17:21:00

A TV show is criticized when performers do a skit in blackface. Amelia Adams reports for Australia's Nine Network.

Blackface 'Jackson Jive' skit shocks Connickupdated: Fri Oct 09 2009 03:15:00

Movie star and singer Harry Connick Jr. made waves around the world by condemning, on air, an Australian television skit featuring a group of performers who wore blackface to impersonate the late pop star Michael Jackson and his brothers.

Harry Connick Jr. plays 'Your Songs'updated: Thu Oct 01 2009 07:49:00

Harry Connick Jr. doesn't look like someone who's released 24 albums: no gray hairs, no stooped posture.

When Harry met Cliveupdated: Thu Oct 01 2009 07:49:00

Singer Harry Connick Jr talks to CNN's Shanon Cook about working with impresario Clive Davis on his new album.

People.com: Julia Roberts Among the Stars for Paul Newman's Charity Fundraiserupdated: Tue Jun 09 2009 17:17:00

The late actor encouraged fun, Julia remembers at a Hole in the Wall gala

Warm, sultry Diana Krall offers 'Quiet Nights'updated: Tue Apr 21 2009 18:13:00

The home life Diana Krall shares with husband (and fellow musical brain) Elvis Costello and their 2-year-old twin boys is a little nutty.

'New In Town' stars share off-screen friendshipupdated: Thu Jan 29 2009 08:02:00

The romantic comedy "New In Town" puts co-stars Renee Zellweger and Harry Connick Jr. at odds through most of the film. But behind the camera, the story was completely different, the pair told CNN.

People.com: SNEAK PEEK: Renée Zellweger Is New In Townupdated: Tue Jan 13 2009 09:27:00

In this exclusive clip, the actress shows off her big city know-how while braving a Minnesota winter

Bush opens up on struggle with alcohol abuseupdated: Thu Dec 11 2008 15:44:00

President Bush reflected on his own struggle with alcohol in a White House meeting Thursday that touted gains in the war on drug abuse.

People.com: VIDEO: Harry Connick Jr. Duets with His Daughterupdated: Wed Dec 03 2008 13:43:00

The singer and 11-year-old Kate get in the holiday spirit for the Today show

People.com: Renée Zellweger Says She's 'Living the Dream'updated: Fri Mar 21 2008 01:23:00

She especially loves working with handsome costars (yes, you, George Clooney!)

People.com: Harry Connick Jr.'s Love Letter to New Orleansupdated: Mon Nov 05 2007 14:23:00

In his recent commercials for Lincoln, Harry Connick Jr. does more than endorse the MKX crossover vehicle – he endorses his hometown of New Orleans and its struggle to rebuild following Hurricane Katrina.

People.com: Hilary Swank's Fitness Secret: Good Genesupdated: Mon Oct 01 2007 13:02:00

Hilary Swank credits her slender fitness to simple, good genes.

Colorful village rises for New Orleans musiciansupdated: Mon Aug 27 2007 22:34:00

Standing outside his new mint-green house, Fredy Omar hears the rumble of construction trucks, the buzz of drills and the thud of hammers. It's all an overture for something far sweeter -- the sound of music.

Fortune: Captain's Blog, stardate 5/9/07updated: Thu May 10 2007 09:41:00

RATES: These are the good old days? The Fed left interest rates alone again, and whenever that happens (not moving rates up or down), it always puts a big smile on may face. (I'm pickin' and I'm grinnin'.) This isn't complicated stuff, people, but most everyone misses the very important and to me not-so-subtle point. What Ben (of the Beard) Bernanke & Co. are telling you is that in terms of the tools they have at hand, the economy is PERFECT.

Editorial blasts federal responseupdated: Sun Sep 04 2005 19:16:00

The Times-Picayune of New Orleans printed this editorial in its Sunday edition, criticizing the federal government's response to Hurricane Katrina and calling on every FEMA official to be fired:

Crooner Michael Bublé picks up where Sinatra left offupdated: Thu Jun 10 2004 14:27:00

Backstage at the Hollywood Roosevelt snaps with energy as Michael Bublé delivers a preshow pep talk to his musicians: "Get wild, get crazy," he tells them on his CD/DVD release, "Come Fly With Me."

Fortune: All-Jazz Specialupdated: Mon Aug 16 1999 00:01:00

THE KENNY DREW JR. TRIO Winter Flower (Fantasy/Milestone): Stunning range and two-handed pianistic facility that you just don't hear anymore. Drew can play anything, and on this disk he does Monk, ...

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