October 13th, 2011
07:56 AM ET

Thursday's live events

CNN.com Live is your home for gavel-to-gavel coverage of Dr. Conrad Murray's involuntary manslaughter trial.

Today's programming highlights...

9:00 am ET - South Korean president arrives at White House - South Korean President Lee Myung-bak is spending the day in Washington, and he begins his day by being welcomed to the White House by President Obama.

10:00 am ET - Future of national defense hearing - What will national defense and the U.S. military look like amid proposed budget cuts?  Defense Secretary Leon Panetta discusses the matter before the House Armed Services Committee.

11:45 am ET - Conrad Murray trial - Testimony continues in the trial of Dr. Conrad Murray, who's accused of involuntary manslaughter in the death of Michael Jackson.

12:20 pm ET - Obama, Lee news conference - President Obama and his South Korean counterpart hold a briefing with reporters at the White House Rose Garden.

 4:00 pm ET - South Korean president speaks to Congress - South Korean President Lee Myung-bak addresses a joint session of Congress.

5:50 pm ET - Mitt Romney visits Microsoft - GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney talks trade policy at Microsoft headquarters in Redmond, Washington.

CNN.com Live is your home for breaking news as it happens.

Filed under: Conrad Murray • Crime • South Korea
soundoff (One Response)
  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini

    Why ask about national defense spending?
    It is known that much money is wasted on military toilet seats, but we have to support our troops if we send them into action.
    Maybe we could save the money that will be wasted on the hearing.

    October 13, 2011 at 9:47 am | Report abuse |