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Connecticut will not retry Michael Skakel in Martha Moxley murder

Forty-five years to the day after 15-year-old Martha Moxley went missing, prosecutors for the state of Connecticut said Friday that they would not retry Michael Skakel in her brutal slaying. Skakel, 60 and the nephew of Robert and Ethel Kennedy, served roughly half of a 20-year sentence for Moxley’s death. Addressing the Stamford Superior Court…MORE

Lori Loughlin begins two-month prison sentence in college admissions scandal

Lori Loughlin begins two-month prison sentence in college admissions scandal

“Full House” actress Lori Loughlin has reported to the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, to begin her two-month sentence, a prison spokesperson told CNN. “She reported today,” the spokesperson said Friday. In August, the actress was sentenced to two months in federal prison for her role in the college admissions scandal. A representative for…MORE

Scientists captured 2 ‘murder hornet’ queens in Washington State

Scientists captured 2 ‘murder hornet’ queens in Washington State

The first-ever known nest of Asian giant “murder hornets” in the US was eradicated on October 24. However, two queens managed to survive and were captured by entomologists from the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA). It’s unclear if both queens are virgin queens or if one is a virgin queen and the other is…MORE