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Defendant Lacey Spears, left, stands next to her attorney David R. Sachs during opening statements in her murder trial, Feb. 3, 2015, in White Plains, N.Y. (Photo by Joe Larese/The Journal News/Pool/AP)

Mommy blogger trial comes to a close

Closing arguments will begin Thursday morning in the nearly month-long trial of Lacey Spears, the so-called mommy blogger accused last year of poisoning her 5-year-old son with deadly doses of salt. Spears did not testify, leaving the defense without one witness called to the stand. ...

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