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Quote of note

"The theory that Jackson died after self-administering propofol died is 'junk science.'" -- Deputy District Attorney David Walgren in his closing argument of the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, accused of manslaughter in the 2009 death of pop singer Michael Jackson. The case went to the jury today after closing arguments.

News to know

YouTube viewers were outraged today as the victim of a 2004 beating by her father, a Texas judge, put video of the attack online. The video soon became viral, and radio and TV news shows were abuzz with talk about punishment vs. child abuse.

“In my mind I haven’t done anything wrong other than discipline my child after she was caught stealing, and I did lose my temper but I’ve since apologized. It looks worse than it is,” Judge William Adams told NBC's "Today Show."

Hot video

The he said-he said between Herman Cain and Rick Perry's camp over allegations that Cain harrassed women in his previous job with the National Restaurant Association continues. Watch the latest report below:


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