Japan's electronics giant Sony employee displays the first model of Sony's stereo cassete player 'Walkman TPS-L2' at the company's museum in Tokyo on July 1, 2009. Thirty years ago Sony launched the Walkman, a gadget which revolutionised the way people around the world listened to music but has since been overtaken by an icon of the digital age. Sony sold 30,000 Walkmans in the first two months after its launch, and 50 million within a decade.  (credit: YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)

Sony Walkman Turns 34

Long before iPod nanos were on the scene, Sony gave us the Walkman


Picture of Charles Manson, the man who along with three hippy girlfriends murdered actress Sharon Tate in 1969. (credit: AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Judge Blocks Release Of Manson Follower’s Tapes

A Texas judge has blocked the release of decades-old tapes of conversations between a Charles Manson follower and his trial attorney while the matter is under appeal.


Judge Says Mom Must Watch Abused Daughter's Video-Taped Interview

The judge said the mother of an abused little girl had to sit still while a video of the child was shown in a Dallas courtroom yesterday.