Michael Virtanen

Ja Rule

Ja Rule Set to Leave Prison in Gun Case

Ja Rule was set to leave an upstate prison on Thursday after serving most of his two-year sentence for illegal gun possession but head straight into federal custody in a tax case.
John Lennon's Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole

John Lennon's Killer, Mark David Chapman, Denied Parole

Mark David Chapman, who killed John Lennon, was denied release from prison in his seventh appearance before a parole board, New York corrections officials said. Chapman, 57, was denied parole by a three-member board after a hearing Wednesday, the state Department of Corrections said Thursday. The transcript of his latest hearing wasn't immediately released.