Amanda Knox pleaded Monday to be acquitted of murdering her British roommate in Italy, where she has been in prison for four years. A panel is expected to release its decision in the Amanda Knox appeal after 2 p.m. ET today.
Foreign Policy magazine questions how much safer the world is without Al Qaeda propagandist Anwar al-Awlaki; the press awaits the Amanda Knox verdict; and Israel offers peace talks, again.
Raffaele Sollecito usually sits near Amanda Knox while in court, but has shared little of the attention garnered by his co-defendant..
Amanda Knox trial: Jailed since 2007 for the murder of British student, Ms. Knox awaits decision of court on whether her 2009 conviction will be upheld. Defense lawyers say prosecution's evidence is shaky.
Amanda Knox was no femme fatale, says her ex-boyfriend's laywer. Amanda Knox, an American college student convicted of murdering her roommate in Italy, is appealing the verdict.
Amanda Knox trial: In the first round of closing arguments that took seven hours Friday, Italian prosecutors urged an appeals court to uphold the murder conviction of Amanda Knox.
Amanda Knox's fight against her Italian murder conviction received a boost Wednesday. A judge ruled the prosecutor could not test DNA evidence in the appeals trial of Amanda Knox.
Amanda Knox during an interview on the 'Today' show, Sept. 20, 2013 in New York. Knox defended her decision not to return to Italy for a new appeals trial over the 2007 killing of her British roommate, 21-year-old Meredith Kercher, even as she acknowledged that 'everything is at stake,' insisting she is innocent. In March, Italy's supreme court ordered a new trial for Knox and her former Italian boyfriend. An appeals court in 2011 had acquitted both, overturning convictions by a lower court. Italian law cannot compel Knox to return for the new legal proceeding.
Amanda Knox is challenging her murder conviction in an appeals trial. But Italian police Tuesday said there was no contamination of the knife Amanda Knox and her boyfriend used to kill a British college student.
Amanda Knox appeal of her murder conviction continues in an Italian courtroom. Analysis of DNA collection used in the original case for the Amanda Knox appeal shows mistakes were made.