In some ways Justice Anthony Kennedy has spent years chipping away at the death penalty. He has been a leader in the Supreme Court’s move to limit some classes of criminal defendants (for instance, juveniles) from being executed for their crimes. Show More Summary
One more day to San Diego Comic Con! I’m packing light so I can come back heavy. If you’re in the SDCC neighborhood, come see us: Jodelle Ferland, Melissa O’Neil, Roger Cross, Anthony Lemke, and Executive Producer’s Jay Firestone and Vanessa Piazza for autograph signings at the Dark Horse Comics booth (2615) on Thursday at 5 […]
For those living in Illinois at the time, it was unforgettable. In 1999, just hours before his scheduled execution, convicted killer Anthony Porter's life was saved by a journalism class from Northwestern University, led by renowned Innocence Project pioneer, Prof....
David O’Connor was a longtime executive of the Creative Artists Agency, which represents Carmelo Anthony, as well as the Knicks executives Allan Houston and Mark Warkentien.
The Oklahoma City Thunder has named Monty Williams, Maurice Cheeks and Anthony Grant as assistant coaches and Billy Schmidt as quality control coach, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and General Manager Sam Presti. They join Mark Bryant and Darko Rajakovic as assistants on Head Coach Billy Donovan’s bench, along with shooting coach [...]
In 1999, a team of Northwestern University journalism students freed Anthony Porter days before his execution, sending Alstory Simon to jail in his stead. Nothing was as it seemed.
On this date in 1483, Anthony Woodville, 2nd Earl Rivers, was beheaded with his nephew Sir Richard Grey and royal chamberlain Sir Thomas Vaughan at Pontefract Castle. made them a trio, but Vaughan’s execution date might be less certain. These noble heads rolled a bare 10 weeks after the death of King Edward IV to […]
Anthony Fera (above), president of Houston’s MidStar Energy LP, was charged with assault for allegedly hitting Andy Smith, executive director of the Texas Instruments Foundation, so hard that he was knocked unconscious. Read the res...
Anthony Fera, the president of Houston’s MidStar Energy LP, has been charged with assault. A Texas oil executive swore at a gay couple he passed in his vehicle, stopped his car in a lane of traffic, got out, and proceeded to knock a man unconscious, the Dallas Voice reports. Show More Summary
Anthony J. Fera, a big name Texas oil executive, was recently arrested for beating up a gay man after he criticized Fera for nearly crashing into him with his car. According to the Huffington Post, 47-year-old Andy Smith was walking along Austin’s Colorado Street with his husband Paul Von Wupperfield in April. Show More Summary
A Texas oil executive was arrested earlier this month for allegedly beating a gay man and calling him a "faggot" after the victim reportedly complained about his driving. Anthony J. Fera, 51, got into a dispute with Andy Smith and his...Show More Summary
A Texas oil executive swore at a gay couple he passed in his vehicle, stopped his car in a lane of traffic, got out, and proceeded to knock a man unconscious, the Dallas Voice reports. Anthony Fera, the president of Houston’s MidStar Energy LP, has been charged with assault. In April, Andy...
Anthony Bregman’s Likely Story production company has hired former Weinstein Company creative executive Peter Cron as VP Production in the film division and on the TV side added Jeff Stern from HBO’s Fair Harbor Productions as VP Scripted...Show More Summary
In another sign of turmoil at Twitter, a report from The Verge today indicated that the social company's CFO Anthony Noto may now be in charge of the marketing department. A Twitter spokesman had no comment on the report. Noto joined Twitter as CFO in July 2014 after he took the company public when he was working at Goldman Sachs. Show More Summary
Television host, author, and former executive chef Anthony Bourdain has licked his plate clean all over the world, from soup dumplings in Shanghai to piranhas in Peru. Here’s a look at the world through his unique lens (and appetite...
At CFO the incoming executive, Anthony Noto, was paid $72.8 million. read more
Following a deadly attack in Somalia's Puntland region on a bus carrying UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) staff, on Monday UNICEF Executive Director Anthony Lake called those killed heroes and vowed the organization would continue its work in the country.
Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative, drew loud applause from a lively crowd as he recalled how he and his legal group won the release of wrongfully convicted death row inmate Anthony Ray Hinton earlier this month.
A Missouri execution proceeded as planned, despite claims that the inmate was mentally ill. Andre Cole, 52, was convicted in the 1998 murder of Anthony Curtis. Although he was sentenced to death, attorney Joseph Luby argued that his client was mentally unfit for execution. Show More Summary
Sen. C. Anthony Muse (D-Prince George’s) on Wednesday proposed a new state law that would block a dramatic attempt by Prince George’s County Executive Rushern L. Baker III to raise property taxes for the first time in more than three decades.Read full article >>