The backside pat former NFL star Chad Johnson gave his lawyer in court was not meant as disrespect to a judge and certainly wasn't something that warrants a 30-day jail sentence, the attorney said Tuesday in a motion seeking another chance.
Adam Swickle asked Broward County Circuit Judge Kathleen McHugh to reconsider the 30-day sentence she imposed Monday after the former NFL receiver patted Swickle's backside.
The stars of "Modern Family" have reached new contracts to keep working on the Emmy-winning comedy, end-ing a dispute that had threatened to spill over into a courtroom.
The summer breeze calls: Children of disabled or wounded military service members still have time to sign up for Camp Corral, a free weeklong summer camp sponsored by the Golden Corral restaurant chain, for ages 8 to 15.
The White House hoped terror leader Anwar al-Awlaki's death last week by CIA drone would give the president a political boost. However, questions about the legality of the airstrike have overshadowed the event and put President Obama in a political bind.
A Beverly Hills beauty salon owner was sentenced Monday to five years of probation, including nine months in home confinement, for lifting information from credit cards belonging to her celebrity clients such as Liv Tyler and Jennifer Aniston, and ringing up hundreds of thousands of dollars in bogus charges.
During the last week of August, the Pentagon's senior judge overseeing terror trials at Guantanamo Bay dropped all charges against suspected al Qaeda terrorist Abd al-Rahim al-Nashiri, thereby upholding President Obama's order to freeze military tribunals there and show movement on his broader agenda to close the detention facility. Mr. Al al-Nashiri is the suspected al Qaeda mastermind behind the attack on the USS Cole almost a decade ago. On Oct. 12, 2000, suicide bombers attacked the Navy destroyer while it was peacefully harbored and refueled in the Yemeni port of Aden, killing 17 American sailors and injuring 39 others.
Andy Pettitte has already been in Joe Girardi's ear, telling the Yankees manager at every turn that he feels fine and could be back soon, despite a left groin strain that the team expects to keep him out until mid-August.