The New York Times
– Jun 14, 2019, 7:47 AM
“I hereby sentence you to death.” The words of Judge Clifford B. Shepard filled the courtroom in Jacksonville, Fla., on Oct. 27, 1976. Shepard was sentencing Clifford Williams Jr., whom a jury had just found guilty of entering a…
By Madeline Holcombe and Tina Burnside, CNN
– Jun 14, 2019, 11:40 PM
(CNN) A shooting inside a Costco store left one person dead and two others injured in Southern California, police said. An unidentified man is in custody after firing inside the store Friday evening, said Lt. Jeff Edwards of Corona Police. The…
Suspicion is now hardening that Iran was behind the attack on the two tankers in the Gulf of Oman on Thursday morning. U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has fingered the Islamic Republic, and American officials have released footage of what…
HISTORY IS not always kind to the overblown, nor does it always reward the deserving. Peter Frampton, for instance, was heard everywhere in his heyday, and the Velvet Underground scarcely listened to in theirs—now it is the other way around.
ROME — Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, who delighted audiences around the world with his romantic vision and often extravagant productions, most famously captured in his cinematic “Romeo and Juliet,” has died in Rome at 96.