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The murder conviction of American Amanda Knox was overturned by an Italian appeals court on Monday, and Knox was freed almost immediately. Knox has spent four years in prison after the death of her roommate. Knox and her boyfriend were convicted in 2009 of murder and sentenced to 20-plus years in prison.
Quote of note
"It's true. We will do 10 episodes and the movie. Probably shoot them all together next summer for a release in early '13. VERY excited!" – Actor Jason Bateman, in a tweet Sunday night, confirming news that the cult TV show “Arrested Development” will be making several new episodes ahead of a movie.
A massive blaze engulfed a Texas chemical plant today. Watch below:
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