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Etan Patz (Credit: Handout)

Attorney: Convicted Child Abuser To Invoke 5th Amendment If Asked To Testify In Etan Patz Trial

A convicted child molester who was long suspected in the 1979 missing child case of Etan Patz plans to invoke his right against self-incrimination if called to testify in the murder trial of a man now charged with the crime.

12/19/2014

The Sugar Hill Gang performs the MTV Networks UpFront at The Theater at Madison Square Garden May 05, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Sugarhill Gang Member, Hip-Hop Pioneer Big Bank Hank Dies At 57

Big Bank Hank, a member of the pioneering hip-hop group the Sugarhill Gang responsible for one of the most popular rap songs of all time, “Rapper’s Delight,” has died of complications of cancer in New Jersey Tuesday at the age of 57.

11/11/2014

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Psychologist Argues That Etan Patz Murder Suspect Understood Miranda Rights

A psychologist testified at a pre-trial hearing Monday that Pedro Hernandez – who admitted killing a 6-year-old New York City boy who went missing 35 years ago – had a sufficient understanding of his Miranda rights.

10/06/2014

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Defense: Etan Patz Murder Suspect Didn’t Understand Right To Remain Silent

A defense psychologist on Tuesday the man who admitted killing a 6-year-old New York City boy who went missing 35 years ago did not understand his right to silence.

09/30/2014

Pedro Hernandez is charged with killing 6-year-old Etan Patz in 1979. (credit: CBS News)

Trial Postponed For Months In Etan Patz Murder Case

The murder trial for the man charged with killing a 6-year-old Manhattan boy who disappeared some 35 years ago has been postponed for months, as psychiatric exams and other preparations continue.

02/19/2014

Pedro Hernandez in court on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Attorney Asks For Release Of Etan Patz Murder Suspect

An attorney said Wednesday that the man who accused of killing a 6-year-old boy who vanished in 1979 should be released because it is taking too long to get to trial.

10/02/2013

Jean Stapleton

‘All In The Family’ Star Jean Stapleton Dies At 90

Jean Stapleton, known to generations as Edith Bunker in the classic CBS sitcom “All in the Family,” has died.

06/01/2013

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Rawhide Bar In Chelsea To Close After 34 Years

After 34 years in business, the iconic Rawhide gay bar in Chelsea will be closing permanently in less than three weeks.

03/11/2013