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Author: 0 Cosby jury to deliberate as long as able

The judge said he saw no evidence of coercion or trouble in the deliberating room after the jurors reported their impasse on Thursday and he instructed them to keep trying for a verdict. If convicted, the celebrity could be sent to prison for the rest of his life. Jurors will return for a fifth day of work Friday. The defense has said Cosby and Constand were lovers sharing a consensual moment of intimacy.

Author: 0 Cosby Trial, Day 3: Chief accuser denies any prior romance

Ms Constand has said she felt her friendship with Cosby was important to the school's athletics department. Cosby says he had a romantic relationship with her. "Mr. Cosby said to me, 'I thought you had an orgasm, didn't you?" "And I said, 'I did not". Constand will take the stand again Wednesday. Numbers Game: The defense confronted Constand with her phone records, enlarging them on a screen for the benefit of jurors.

Arts&Culture Friday Freebies: Treat dad to free food Father's Day weekend
Author: 0 Friday Freebies: Treat dad to free food Father's Day weekend

They are so proud of you, and they are excited to see you share these interests with them. And he deserves that support, because he gave it to us for all of our lives. Behind every great daughter is a truly incredible dad. BYU neuroscience major Wesley Thomas said Father's Day is a day to reflect on what his dad has done for him.

Arts&Culture Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable
Author: 0 Doctor says Rep. Scalise's vital signs stable

The bullet damaged blood vessels, bones, and internal organs, Sava said. Scalise was shot Wednesday morning as a gunman sprayed bullets into a GOP congressional baseball practice. Hodgkinson maintained a social media presence that was pro-Bernie Sanders and anti-Republican. Jennifer Scalise says in a statement that the family is "especially appreciative of the strong outpouring of love and support from our neighbors, friends, from Louisiana and across the country".

Arts&Culture Cosby Jury Will Hear More Deposition Testimony
Author: 0 Cosby Jury Will Hear More Deposition Testimony

The worst case scenario for Cosby will see him found guilty on all three charges, which he is ordered to serve consecutively, meaning 15-30 years behind bars. As expected, Cosby chose not to testify. They wanted to revisit the portion of a 2005 civil deposition where the comedian, now 79, talked about giving her "three friends".

Author: 0 Palestinian attackers killed after stabbing Israeli officer

According to eyewitness, Israeli forces raided the houses of three Palestinians who were killed after carrying out shooting and stabbing attacks in East Jerusalem on Friday. The army sealed off the assailants' home village while troops went house to house, arresting two youths before leaving after a number of hours. Elsewhere in the West Bank, a Palestinian "attempted to stab an Israeli" north of Hebron early Saturday, the army said.

Arts&Culture 'Cuban/American Friends Are Very Happy' With New Cuba Policy
Author: 0 'Cuban/American Friends Are Very Happy' With New Cuba Policy

President Donald Trump speaks about Cuba policy, Friday, June 16, 2017, in Miami . Trump is reversing all of Obama's changes, but sources told ABC News he'll likely redefine what it means to be part of the Cuban military, which could prevent US companies from doing business in Cuba .

Author: 0 Prosecutors vow to retry Bill Cosby

The jury could not reach a unanimous decision after deliberations that lasted six days. "Heinously and exploitively ambitious", she wrote in a statement posted on Bill Cosby's Facebook page . Count 1 alleges that Cosby didn't have consent when he penetrated Constand's genitals with his fingers. Constand was not alone in accusing the star of sexual assault, as many as 60 women have come forward since 2014.

Arts&Culture Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby:
Author: 0 Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby: "Round 2 is coming"

But it was Cosby's reputation as a public moralist who urged young people to pull up their saggy trousers and start acting responsibly that prompted a federal judge to unseal portions of an explosive deposition he gave more than a decade ago as part of Constand's civil lawsuit against him.

Author: 0 Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby trial as jury deadlocked

But prosecutors immediately said they would seek a second trial, which O'Neill suggested could start within four months."She's entitled to a verdict in this case", Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele said at a news conference.Cosby's spokesman, Andrew Wyatt, told reporters that the trial's outcome had "restored" his client's legacy.But Cosby's reputation remains in tatters, following a slew of sexual assault allegations from about 60 women that have destroyed the "America's ...

Arts&Culture Judge declares mistrial in Cosby's sexual assault case
Author: 0 Judge declares mistrial in Cosby's sexual assault case

Deadlocked jurors in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial told a judge they can not reach a verdict on charges he drugged and molested a woman in 2004. The defense tried to block the deposition from trial , but since there was no written agreement in 2005 with then D.A. Bruce Castor not to charge Cosby, he agreed to the deposition.

Author: 0 Grief over Grenfell Tower disaster turns into anger

Confirming the latest death toll, Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy said the tower remained "in a very hazardous state" but there was "nothing to suggest at this time that the fire was started deliberately". Prime Minister Theresa May has now admitted the response from the authorities had not been good enough. "I am now pleased to say that as of this afternoon we are now back in Grenfell tower".

Author: 0 Adviser says Obama tried to get Warmbier back

Doctors with the University of Cincinnati Health system say Warmbier shows extensive loss of brain tissue, consistent with respiratory arrest, when the brain is cut off from oxygen but they aren't sure why. Otto Warmbier , the USA student freed this week after more than a year in North Korean detention, sustained "extensive loss of tissue" in all parts of his brain, his doctors say.

Author: 0 Fans Celebrate Russia's Win In Confederations Cup Opener

The Confederations Cup is such an event that gathers all the winners from each continent's regional competition, the World Cup winners and future World Cup hosts. Although Michael Boxall helped the ball over the line and was credited with an own goal. Nevertheless, in this match I think victory will be for Russian Federation, and with a difference of 2 goals - 2: 0, 3: 1.

Author: 0 NHL: Nashville coach asks fans to stop tossing catfish on ice

Rinne , the playoff leader in wins and goals-against average, rebounded in a big way for Games 3 and 4 in Nashville, limiting Pittsburgh to a just two goals on 52 shots as the Predators evened the series. "Certainly I think the one area where I think our team can improve on here is just our transition game", Sullivan said. Colin Wilson could be back in the Predators' lineup for Game 5.

Author: 0 Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

He remains free on bail, the DA's office said. But Steele said it was no accident that some of Constand's memories were faulty. The effective investigation and prosecution of cases at every level is key to changing the way our society responds to survivors of assault.

Arts&Culture Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout
Author: 0 Ward, Kovalev do it again in light heavyweight title bout

Recall that the first Ward vs. Kovalev fight occurred on November 19, 2016, in Nevada's T-Mobile Arena . "The jab is a lost art today", Ward said. "During training, I don't have a stop button", Kovalev said. Im not into taking two (punches) to get one.”. "I've been doing this for 39 years and when you have that kind of perspective you realize what happens at one event or one month or one day with one announcement isn't anything when compared to the larger scope of what's going on".

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's sexual assault case ends in a mistrial

Cosby will remain free on $1 million bail. "Mr. Cosby's power is back", announced his spokesperson Andrew Wyatt , triumphantly, outside the courtroom. "I remind everyone that this is not vindication or victory". She also thanked her husband's lawyers and public relations team as well as supporters and family members "who never gave up on us".

Author: 0 Tougher Trump line toward Cuba delights hardliners on island

The government has though repeated its desire to engage in "respectful dialogue" with Washington. Here's a look at Trump's policy toward Cuba . Diplomatic relations will remain in place and commercial air and sea links will be exempted from the new restrictions.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby's accuser Andrea Constand testifies at trial
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's accuser Andrea Constand testifies at trial

Cosby , 79, is charged with drugging and sexually abusing Constand in 2004. "They're your friends. They'll take the edge off", she quoted him as saying. "He looked at me and said, "I thought you had an orgasm, didn't you?'" she said". Constand said the last thing she recalls from the alleged incident is waking up around four or five in the morning, and walking towards the kitchen, and Cosby was there.

Author: 0 The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

McMonagle and co-counsel Angela Agrusa - sought to use earlier doubts about Constand's credibility against her. He says it was consensual. On Saturday, they came back and told O'Neill they were hopelessly deadlocked . A mistrial has been declared in the Bill Cosby indecent assault trial and Cosby's wife Camille has released a comment that many people are calling intense at best.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Rape Case Declared a Mistrial After Jury Is 'Hopelessly Deadlocked'

As per the attorney of Bill Cosby's accusers, she said he hopes the court will allow other "prior bad act witnesses" to testify at the next trial . The jury has spent days reviewing large chunks of trial testimony, including both Cosby's and Constand's accounts of the night in question. "We can never underestimate the blinding power of celebrity, but justice will come", Allred, who represents other women who have accused Cosby of similar attacks, told CNN's Fredricka Whitfield.

Arts&Culture 58 missing and presumed dead in London apartment fire
Author: 0 58 missing and presumed dead in London apartment fire

They have have not been seen since the fire. "We were looking for her to say that she is here with the community", Simon McDonald, who grew up in the area, told the Guardian . While 30 people have been confirmed dead, there are fears the death toll could hit hundreds. Metropolitan Police commander Stuart Cundy responded to speculation that the number of dead could exceed 100, saying: "For those of us that have been down there, it's pretty emotional, so I hope it is not triple figures, ...

Author: 0 How The Bill Cosby Story Unfolded

Overall Camille appeared to be satisfied with the mistrial verdict, expressing her gratitude to jurors who spent six days in deliberations before announcing they were "hopelessly deadlocked" and unable to come to a consensus regarding a verdict.

Arts&Culture Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby case
Author: 0 Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby case

Cosby also admitted that in the past, he'd obtained Quaaludes, a sedative, for the objective of giving them to women in order to have sex with them. The news came at about 10:15 a.m on Saturday. She called the prosecutors heinously and exploitively ambitious. "I remind everyone that this is not vindication or victory", said Judge Steven O'Neill.

Author: 0 Trump heads to Ohio to talk infrastructure amid Comey crisis

That drama will come to a head on Thursday when former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey, who was leading the Russian Federation probe until Trump fired him last month, testifies before a Senate panel. President Donald Trump will be using the Ohio River as a backdrop to float his new waterways infrastructure plan. Trump briefly spoke about health care at the airport earlier this afternoon, but he will also be delivering additional remarks momentarily.

Arts&Culture Tight security in Paris as Ariana Grande resumes Europe tour
Author: 0 Tight security in Paris as Ariana Grande resumes Europe tour

Although there were many big names on stage, Grande was the one who made the most compelling presence of the night. Manchester tattoo artists launched the Manchester tattoo fundraiser, where bee tattoos would be done for £50, with proceeds going to the families of victims of the attack.

Arts&Culture SPOTTED: Deadpool poses infront of X-Mansion at Royal Roads University
Author: 0 SPOTTED: Deadpool poses infront of X-Mansion at Royal Roads University

The castle is the stand-in for Professor Xavier's School for Gifted Youngsters in a number of previous X-men films. Victoria will be standing in for Westchester, New York, where the mansion is located in-universe. For the sequel, he'll be joined by Josh Brolin as Cable . He has often been paired with Deadpool as his grim, serious demeanor serves as the flawless foil to Deadpool's crude and zany humor.

Arts&Culture Hollywood reacts to Bill Cosby mistrial
Author: 0 Hollywood reacts to Bill Cosby mistrial

Cosby faced three charges of aggravated indecent assault. All told, if found guilty, Cosby could spend the rest of his life in prison. On Saturday, they came back and told Judge O'Neill they were hopelessly deadlocked . "We will push forward to try to get justice done". Although prosecutors were disappointed that the jury was not able to come to a unanimous verdict they said they appreciated the sacrifices the jurors made.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby trial: Mother recounts call from distraught daughter
Author: 0 Bill Cosby trial: Mother recounts call from distraught daughter

I was very limp", Constand said during her testimony. I wasn't able to fight ... The 79-year-old entertainer is charged with drugging and sexually assaulting Constand in 2004. After a year and a half of cordial friendship, they met at Cosby's home in suburban Philadelphia. Cosby, after listening to Constand testify for almost four hours, struck a light-hearted note as he left the courthouse.

Arts&Culture Stuntwoman successfully hangs from her teeth over Niagara Falls
Author: 0 Stuntwoman successfully hangs from her teeth over Niagara Falls

Trapeze-artist Erendira Wallenda smiles as she and her daredevil husband Nik Wallenda describe Erendira's plans to perform an acrobatic routine while suspended from a helicopter above Niagara Falls at at news conference Wednesday. It was as children watching their parents perform that Nik and Erendira met. They spoke of their fascination with Niagara Falls and their long-held hope that one day, the family will find a way to build a permanent performance center on site.

Author: 0 Tom Cruise's 'Mummy' Reboot Debuted to $142-M Internationally

The film made $174 million internationally , with its two biggest audiences coming from South Korea and China , for a total of $204 million worldwide; in China alone The Mummy brought in more than $50 million. It Comes At Night earned high praise from critics, a rarity for horror flicks, but despite a wide release it just managed $6 million for a quiet number six start.

Author: 0 Philip Hammond: UK must be pragmatic in Brexit talks

A source in May's Conservative Party said talks continued on Friday. On Thursday, May visited the wreckage of an apartment building in west London, where at least 17 people were killed in a fire, and ordered a public inquiry. During the complex talks, the two sides will also have to negotiate a new customs and trade regime between the single market and the UK. "We believe that the withdrawal process can not be concluded without the future relationship also being taken into account".

Arts&Culture Cosby judge turns down jury's request to hear testimony
Author: 0 Cosby judge turns down jury's request to hear testimony

Drugging and sexually violating a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. Jurors have started testing the patience of the judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial. The panel also reheard parts of Cosby's lurid deposition evidence in which he acknowledged giving sedatives to women he wanted to have sex with. "They're conflicted about the inconsistencies in Ms.

Author: 0 Tampa Bay Derby victor Tapwrit wins Belmont Stakes

Tapwrit , trained by New York-based Todd Pletcher and a son of the great sire Tapit , was bred for the distance, something that was obvious to every person watching at Belmont and to the millions watching on TV. He's the early 5-1 third choice on Saturday. "I'm very happy right now". He's the first trainer to win the Kentucky Derby and the Belmont with different horses since 1996.

Arts&Culture It's on! Mayweather vs. McGregor this summer in Las Vegas
Author: 0 It's on! Mayweather vs. McGregor this summer in Las Vegas

For Mayweather's last fight in 2015 with Manny Pacquiao , a huge $99.95 was charged in the United States for pay-per-view, while £19.95 was charged in England and €24.95 in Ireland. This is such an unprecedented event that people that have never really been interested in boxing or MMA are interested in this event due to the nature of the competition and the nature of these two personalities.

Author: 0 Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case

Cosby", she said. Cosby, who pleaded not guilty to the charges, did not take the stand during the weeklong trial, though excerpts from his 2005 and 2006 depositions about his relationship with Constand were read aloud. "And then you drugged her and you did what you wanted". First, they asked the judge twice to repeat parts of Cosby's statements to the authorities and requested the court to define the phrase "without her knowledge" in one of the three charges against him.

Arts&Culture McIlroy, Day to miss US Open cut
Author: 0 McIlroy, Day to miss US Open cut

Rickie Fowler never came seriously close to a bogey on his way to a 7-under 65, which matched the U.S. Open record to par for the opening round. Johnson, who had struggled to a three-over-par 75 in the first round, carded three birdies and four bogeys in a one-over-par 73.

Author: 0 Jury to hear more on Bill Cosby's testimony about quaaludes and sex

Jurors heard late Friday afternoon about Cosby's admission in his civil lawsuit deposition that he got at least seven quaalude prescriptions to give to women with whom he wanted to have consensual sex. But those passages were not read to jurors on Friday, and it's unclear when or if they will ever hear about his use of the powerful sedative. In the deposition, he recounted a telephone conversation he had with Constand's mother.

Author: 0 Andrea Constand gives first public testimony against Bill Cosby

Constand said she was "frozen" and unable to move her hands or legs as a result of taking the pills, report the Washington Post , the Los Angeles Times , ABC News and the Wilmington News Journal . Using phone records on Tuesday, Agrusa noted that Constand had called at least six different lawyers, starting on the day she first reported the assault to police.

Arts&Culture Mistrial declared in Cosby sexual assault case
Author: 0 Mistrial declared in Cosby sexual assault case

Cosby had faced a maximum sentence of 10 years in jail and a $25,000 fine on each of three counts of indecent aggravated assault. But the judge sent them back to try to reach a unanimous verdict. She did not comment publicly. She commended Johnson and others for testifying , and thank all the accusers who have spoken out. "Serious question: How will Cosby ever get an unbiased jury", Nanjiani wrote on Twitter.

Arts&Culture Jury deliberates third day in Cosby sex assault trial
Author: 0 Jury deliberates third day in Cosby sex assault trial

Legal experts claim the trial comes down to "he said, she said" like many sexual assault cases. Jurors considering the fate of Bill Cosby at his sexual assault trial asked for a definition of "reasonable doubt" on their fifth day of deliberations Friday, a day after telling the judge they were deadlocked on all charges.

Arts&Culture Transformers: The Last Knight gets a new batch of images
Author: 0 Transformers: The Last Knight gets a new batch of images

After five monstrously successful Transformers films, director Michael Bay is ready to walk away from the franchise. Mark Wahlberg , who has starred in the last two installments of the series, told us he's constantly amazed at the way Bay has put these movies together.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby sex case jury to resume deliberations
Author: 0 Bill Cosby sex case jury to resume deliberations

Jurors have begun their deliberations in Bill Cosby's sex assault trial. Jurors will reconvene Tuesday morning after deliberating for four hours Monday night. She said Cosby gave her three pills and wine before touching her breasts, putting his fingers in her vagina and putting her hand on his erect penis after she sought his advice about moving to Canada and switching careers.

Author: 0 Cosby judge declares mistrial as jury deadlocks again

Jurors deliberated for more than 52 hours over six days before telling a judge they could not reach a unanimous decision on whether the Cosby Show star drugged and molested Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.

Arts&Culture Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations
Author: 0 Cosby jury begins sixth day of deliberations

On June 17 the judge declared a mistrial after the jury had deliberated for several days and said they were "hopelessly deadlocked". Cosby was accused of drugging and assaulting Constand, then a basketball official at Cosby's alma mater, Temple University, at the comedian's suburban home outside of Philadelphia.