Some find ventriloquism dummies to be creepy. It might be even creepier if that dummy looks just like you. Anderson checks out the "Mini Cooper" on eBay. He also tries to say the word ventriloquism, and that’s where things kind of go off the rails.
It began as a grisly double homicide and missing persons case that involved a young woman, her fiancé and his younger brother. There were rumors of a possible love triangle and crime of passion. Now, a new development is complicating that storyline. Casey Wian has the latest.
Edward Snowden is one of America's most wanted fugitives. In an interview today Attorney General Eric Holder signaled a willingness to talk with him on U.S. soil. Edward Snowden is also speaking out about the situation. He held an on-line chat session today and said he is not in a position to return to the U.S. Joe Johns breaks down this complicated situation.
Justin Bieber is now charged with drunken driving, resisting arrest and driving without a valid license. The 19-year-old pop star’s arrest is just the latest in a string of recent public missteps. Anderson discussed Bieber's troubles with Dr. Drew Pinsky and Criminal Defense Attorney Mark Geragos.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee is a longtime critic of the Affordable Care Act. At the Republican party's annual winter meeting today this is what he said about the law's birth control coverage:
"If the democrats want to insult the women of America by making them believe that they are helpless without Uncle Sugar coming in and providing them a prescription each month for birth control because they cannot control their libido or their reproductive system without the help of the government, then so be it."
This comes as Republicans are working to win over women voters ahead of the midterm elections. Anderson takes a look at the GOP's efforts.
Democrats were quick to fire back. Dana Bash has the latest on the fallout.
Tomorrow the husband of Marlise Munoz will ask a judge to order that she be removed from life support machines. Her family says she is brain-dead; but the hospital that is caring for her says a Texas law requires that she be kept on life support because she is pregnant. Ed Lavandera has the latest on tomorrow's emergency hearing.
Anderson discussed all of this with legal analysts Sunny Hostin and Mark Geragos, Dr. Lisa Masterson and children's advocate Areva Martin.
Breaking news in the death of Alfred Wright. The Texas father disappeared last November. His remains were found by his family after police called off their search. The local sheriff says there is no sign of foul play, but Wright's family is alleging a murder and cover-up. Deborah Feyerick has the breaking news.
Beau Willimon knows political characters. He's the executive producer of the hit show "House of Cards." With people like Rob Ford, Chris Christie, and Robert McDonnell churning out headlines, he has plenty of material to work with.
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