July 1, 1994
Among the victims' family members present in the courtroom were Nicole Brown Simpson's mother, Juditha Brown, 63, and her sisters. Also attending the hearing were Fred and Patti Goldman, the father and stepmother of Ronald Goldman. Knife Description According to Allen Wattenberg, the knife merchant who testified Thursday, a knife bought by O.J. Simpson about six weeks before the slaying was: A German-made Stiletto 15 inches long Had a six-inch retractable blade Cost $74.
March 11, 2004 |
Serge Weinberg, chief executive of Pinault-Printemps-Redoute SA, today will name four designers to succeed Creative Director Tom Ford at Gucci Group NV. They are Stefano Pilati, Alessandra Facchinetti, Alfreda Giannini and John Ray, people familiar with the company said.
September 22, 1989 |
Tony Wilson won his fight in three rounds Thursday night after his mother climbed into the ring and hit his opponent over the head with her stiletto shoe. Steve McCarthy left the ring with blood seeping from his head as security officers ushered Mrs. Minna Wilson away. McCarthy, a local favorite, refused to return, so referee Adrian Morgan raised Wilson's arm in victory. Uproar broke out among the 1,000 spectators at The Guildhall, site of the British light-heavyweight title fight.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
October 1, 1991
Claremont police have arrested a 17-year-old Fontana youth on suspicion of attempted murder in the stabbing of two college students outside a Harvey Mudd College dormitory over the weekend. Police Lt. Gary Jenkins said that Brian Forster, 20, and Joshua Krist, 19, were engaged in a friendly wrestling match outside the dorm, where a party was under way early Sunday. Someone mistakenly thought a friend was being attacked, Jenkins said, and several people began fighting.
September 30, 2013 |
PARIS -- Stella McCartney showed her spring 2014 collection Monday morning at the gilded Opera Garnier. The inspiration: Understated seduction. Fluid silhouettes playing on transparency and opacity, according to show notes. The look: Sweet in the City, with an earthy palette of navy, brick, chalk and blue. Key pieces: Cap-sleeve dresses with sheer skirts and subtle slashes providing natural air conditioning. Liquid silk pants suits. Organza dresses with a crocodile pattern effect.
July 1, 1988 |
Miss California is fixing herself a snack. And like a motorist passing an accident or a moviegoer sitting through a horror film, you can't help yourself. You look, though you know you shouldn't. You stare as Marlise Ricardos slaps together a sandwich: two slices of white bread, one slice of bologna, slathered with mayonnaise. You scrutinize how much orange juice she pours. You count the number of corn chips she puts on her plate. There are 12. She eats six. You note she finishes almost the whole sandwich--except for a corner of crusts--and drinks most of the juice.
August 18, 1995 |
The Irvine Bowl will stage a fall series of pop and jazz concerts as it bids to fill Orange County's longstanding lack of a mid-sized venue for touring pop attractions.
June 5, 2009 |
Rachelle Spector arrived for lunch at the Beverly Hills Hotel with one French-manicured hand gripping a hot pink BlackBerry. "I never know when he is going to be allowed to call," she said as she laid the mobile device carefully on a velvety banquette. "Whenever he calls, I answer." Ten miles east of the swank restaurant's cloth napkins and chopped salad, her husband, Phil Spector, the record producer and, as of six weeks ago, convicted murderer, was in L.A.