Michael L. Brea
Michael Brea, the bit-part actor charged with murdering his own mother, said his actions were "the work of God."
Brea, who appeared on episodes of Ugly Betty and in the feature film Step-Up 3D, was arrested Tuesday after repeatedly stabbing his mother, 55-year-old Yannick Brea, with a sword. He is being held in the prison ward of Bellevue Hospital in New York, where his psychiatric health is being evaluated.
Ugly Betty actor charged with mother's slaying
Speaking to New York's Daily News, Brea was unrepentant about the attack. "I didn't kill her. I killed the demon inside her," he said. "It was the work of God."
Brea told the newspaper...
Past Dancing with the Stars contestant Tom DeLay, the former House Majority Leader, has been convicted of illegally funneling corporate money to Texas candidates in 2002.
The Associated Press reported that a jury deliberated for 19 hours before returning guilty verdicts Wednesday against DeLay on money laundering charges. He faces up to...