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Arts&Culture Cosby thanks supporters on Twitter as trial deliberations continue
Author: 0 Cosby thanks supporters on Twitter as trial deliberations continue

Jurors in the sexual assault trial of celebrity comedian Bill Cosby have entered their fifth day of deliberation over charges that he drugged and then molested a woman in 2004. But the atmosphere remained calm, with accusers and supporters even holding hands at times. Do not argue with people. If the jury cannot come to a unanimous decision about some or all of the charges, a mistrial could be declared and the Montgomery County DA's office will need to consider if they'll bring another ...

Arts&Culture 5 reasons the Nashville Predators were beaten by the Pittsburgh Penguins
Author: 0 5 reasons the Nashville Predators were beaten by the Pittsburgh Penguins

The Penguins would later add an empty-net goal to win the game 2-0 and the series 4-2. The last team to win two straight Stanley Cups was the Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and 1998. Nashville was questioned if they could support a hockey team, and they proved it in a big way. Not a bad way for Matt Murray to finally shed that rookie title.

Arts&Culture Amanda Knox and the big bad wolf
Author: 0 Amanda Knox and the big bad wolf

The photos show the 29-year-old's love of travel, cooking and her new boyfriend, novelist Christopher Robinson. And it's as full of photos of herself, her boyfriend, her friends and her cats as ... In one snap, Knox lays out more than a dozen books on a table on the topic of criminal justice. Amanda Knox is not afraid of the big bad wolf. Her Instagram dates back to 2015 and features pictures of her with her cats, enjoying home cooked meals and more.

Author: 0 Trump reports hundreds of millions in income

Revenue from Trump Corporation, his real-estate management company, almost tripled, to $18m, and revenue from Mar-a-Lago grew by 25 percent, to $37.25m. Critics have long argued that Trump's returns would provide more complete financial information than his personal disclosures, which the president has previously touted as "the largest in the history" of the Federal Election Commission.

Author: 0 Queen's husband Prince Philip leaves hospital

The palace said Philip was driven to the hospital by private vehicle Tuesday evening on the advice of a physician. Reporting at the Queens Speech, Skynews commentators remarked on how hard it must have been for the queen, who had to leave her husband's side to fulfil her duty.

Author: 0 Congratulations, Beyoncé + Jay Z: The Twins Have Arrived

TMZ says that the twins - reportedly a boy and a girl - were born Monday in a Los Angeles hospital. Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles became the first of the Carter clan to comment on the births Sunday, when he took to Twitter to share a sweet birthday e-card to his new grandchildren.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby Trial: The Who, What and What Next

O'Neill sent them back to their hotel at 9:15 p.m. with a warning they should be careful about what they say to their loved ones. They began deliberating Monday evening, continued all day Tuesday and resumed Wednesday morning. She went on to say that Constand said she'd make up accusations to win a lawsuit and use the money to go to school and open a business. "The true test of family, of friendship, of just loyalty comes (during tough times).", she said.

Author: 0 Kim Kardashian, Kanye West hire a surrogate for third child

Kim Kardashian for nearly a year wants to have her husband Kanye West a third child, but the doctors forbade secular lioness to get pregnant. If the surrogate has more than one baby, they will reportedly get paid $5,000 per child. The news comes after a hard year for the couple. "I think I always knew that surrogacy was an option, but I didn't think it was that realistic of an option, and now I feel like that's my reality".

Arts&Culture Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets diverse makeover
Author: 0 Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets diverse makeover

Dr Vivienne Lewis, clinical psychologist at the University of Canberra, is an expert on body image. You'll also notice these different dolls have different skin tones and body types. Mattel says this "Fashionistas" line - of which the new Ken doll is now a part - has seen double digit growth globally since its roll-out. Mattel in April reported that Barbie sales declined 13% in the first quarter of 2017 when it also reported a much bigger than expected quarterly loss and cut its ...

Arts&Culture Nicole Kidman opens up about Tom Cruise divorce
Author: 0 Nicole Kidman opens up about Tom Cruise divorce

Nicole Kidman is celebrating her 50th birthday - but said she still tries to live with the carefree attitude of a 21-year-old. "So happy to be with my family". Tom Cruise, whom Kidman would later marry and adopt two children with, had spotted her in the Australian film Dead Calm and subsequently cast her as Dr.

Author: 0 Injured jockey Frankie Dettori out of Royal Ascot

Ward said he hoped to free up Velazquez from American commitments to ride favourite McErin in Thursday's Norfolk Stakes, but had not yet firmed up riding plans for his Friday runners, which are Commonwealth Cup hope Bound For Nowhere and Albany Stakes contenders Fairyland and Princess Peggy.

Arts&Culture Periscope Gets Into Paid Gifting With Super Hearts
Author: 0 Periscope Gets Into Paid Gifting With Super Hearts

They have to first register to be a "Super Broadcaster" and have received at least 185,000 "Stars", which is what Twitter is calling they currency they use to track Super Hearts given to broadcasters. One idea on the table includes branded hearts, acknowledged Periscope Director of Software Engineering Sara Haider during a press briefing in San Francisco Tuesday: "We see the hearts as a canvas for a lot of different things".

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Wife, Publicist Talk Trash Following Mistrial

Constand told prosecutor Kristen Feden she was unable to stop the sex attack because her body was "limp" - the result, she claimed, of the unidentified pills Cosby suggested she take to help her "relax". Cosby was the first black actor to star in a network show, I Spy, in the 1960s and created The Cosby Show two decades later. He also found success with his "Fat Albert" animated TV show and starred in commercials for Jell-O desserts.

Arts&Culture Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released
Author: 0 Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released

The juror who spoke to ABC News also described a tense deliberation room that saw people break down in tears and lash out. However that vote was non-binding, and the jury later split 10-2 in favor of convicting Cosby on two counts, and 11-1 in favor of acquitting him of a third count.

Arts&Culture Salman Khan thinks this Bollywood star is above all Khans
Author: 0 Salman Khan thinks this Bollywood star is above all Khans

Chinese actress Zhu Zhu will make debut with this film. Just before the film " s release, superstar Salman and his little co-star Matin Rey Tangu have some adorable message for fans. The trailers of Tubelight have already got a thumbs up from his fans, and from his detractors too. "When Kabir narrated the subject to me, he said for this role we should get Shah Rukh".

Arts&Culture Man bun, cornrows and freckles: Barbie's Ken gets a makeover
Author: 0 Man bun, cornrows and freckles: Barbie's Ken gets a makeover

Ken was invented in 1961 as Barbie's buff, blue-eyed friend and has undergone many iterations including the first African-American Ken in 1981 and Earring Magic Ken in 1993, which became a big seller among gay men. All of them should be on stores shelves in time for the holidays. The Barbie Fashionistas segment continues to exceed expectations, as sales of the line see high double-digit growth globally and was named "Doll of the Year" at the Toy Industry Association's Annual T.O.T.Y.

Author: 0 Virginia Community Mourns Muslim Teen Killed On Her Way To Mosque

He caught up to them in a nearby parking lot and chased them with a baseball bat before catching Nabra and hitting her, police said . At some point during the argument, Torres pulled over his auto, got out, and began chasing the girls with a baseball bat.

Arts&Culture Keith Urban wins big at CMT Awards
Author: 0 Keith Urban wins big at CMT Awards

Major congratulations go out to Carrie Underwood , who ended Wednesday's awards show with a hefty 17 career wins. And " American Idol " champion Carrie Underwood is slated to team up with Nicole Kidman's husband Keith Urban for the first time at the major awards bash, whilst Lady Antebellum will join forces with Earth, Wind and Fire tomorrow.

Author: 0 'The Mummy': Critics calling first "Dark Universe" movie Tom Cruise's worst

Annabelle Wallis and Tom Cruise in The Mummy . Directed by Alex Kurtzman (Star Trek , Now You See Me), its story begins 2,000 years ago. Titles like "Jack Reacher ", "Oblivion ", "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol ", " Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation " and " Edge of Tomorrow " are downright watchable and entertaining movies and much of that credit goes to Cruise himself and his performances.

Arts&Culture Iran launches first strikes in Syria
Author: 0 Iran launches first strikes in Syria

The Australian Defence Forces (ADF) on Thursday said that it would resume airstrikes in Syria after it announced a temporary halt of all air operations in the war-torn country. plane of a Syrian Su-22 and the use of ballistic missiles by Iran against ISIS targets - are evidence of a scramble in eastern Syria that's been gathering pace since the beginning of the year.

Arts&Culture Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict
Author: 0 Wall Street Journal fires correspondent over ethics conflict

The AP could not confirm whether Solomon received any money from Farhad Azima , the businessman, or accepted a stake in his company. The AP's investigation doesn't reveal how far this relationship actually went, and Solomon denied ever intending to have a business relationship at all.

Arts&Culture Jury Had 2 Not Guilty Holdouts
Author: 0 Jury Had 2 Not Guilty Holdouts

Prosecutors said after the mistrial that they plan to retry Cosby. Unlike the first trial, Cosby's defense team said he might take the stand. "Jurors shall not disclose anything said or done in the jury room by any of their fellow jurors that may indicate his or her thoughts or opinions", the judge ordered.

Author: 0 Amid criminal case, Cosby fighting lawsuits by 10 women

And when asked how she would feel about the man she has adored since childhood if he is convicted by the jury, the 38-year-old mum stated, "I'm just gonna have to cross that bridge when I come to it". McMonagle cited gifts and phone calls between Cosby and Constand to show she was more than a college sports staffer trying to placate a powerful Temple University trustee.

Arts&Culture Zhang Ziyi is going to be in the next two 'Godzilla' movies
Author: 0 Zhang Ziyi is going to be in the next two 'Godzilla' movies

THR reports that Ziyi will appear in Godzilla vs. Kong , since her character is "a key figure in the covert, creature-cataloguing Monarch organization established in those films". Zhang, who also appeared in Chinese-language hits Hero and House of Flying Daggers , recently wrapped production on a sci-fi thriller produced by J.J.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing juror names
Author: 0 Bill Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing juror names

Judge Steven O'Neill leaves the courtroom following his decision in the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown , Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done.

Arts&Culture Names of jurors in Bill Cosby case are released
Author: 0 Names of jurors in Bill Cosby case are released

Prosecutors are fighting to keep the jurors' identities a secret, arguing in court documents Monday that releasing them would result in a "publicity onslaught" and make picking a jury for the second trial more hard. Cosby was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Lawyers for Cosby could make a renewed push for the judge to admit the testimony of Marguerite Jackson, a longtime Temple employee who has said Constand once told her of a plot to falsely accuse a Cosby-like ...

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Author: 0 "The Mummy" and "It Comes at Night" top this week's new releases

That's my biggest issue with a movie like " The Mummy ". Glenn Kenny was also thrown off by the Jekyll character, but that's just one reason he's warning that the " Dark Universe " franchise might be a "grievously ill-advised" one. They are big and loud and filled with cool special effects - pretty much what you'd expect to see in a Tom Cruise movie. Sofia is first and foremost a dancer.

Arts&Culture Robert Downey Jr. shares Avengers
Author: 0 Robert Downey Jr. shares Avengers

Despite being an abrasive personality in the Marvel Cinematic Universe , Tony Stark seems to make friends wherever he goes. "Help us #healthenet #afeastoffriends #AvengersInfinityWar #beardbros #sciencebros #benedictsquared ", Downey Jr.

Author: 0 'Transformers: The Last Knight' Kicks Off Tuesday Night With $5.5M

In addition to the low scores, Michael Bay has gone on record to say that The Last Knight is his final Transformers project. From the Stone Age to ancient Egypt, " Transformers " again revealed how Cybertron and Earth's history collided but this time, during the Dark Ages.

Author: 0 Trump Tweets Some Advice for Democrats: 'Obstruction Doesn't Work!'

His online messaging comes after GOP candidate Karen Handel defeated her Democratic opponent Jon Ossoff on Tuesday in a highly watched race in Georgia that was the most expensive House contest ever. The Georgia 6th District race was awash in outside cash, and became the most-expensive House race in USA history. "There are more than 70 districts more favorable to Democrats than this deep-red district, and Ossoff's close margin demonstrates the potential for us to compete deep into ...

Author: 0 Scotland 2-2 England

However, Hampden Park erupted in the 87th minute when Leigh Griffiths curled home a 25-yard free-kick for his first worldwide goal, before lightning struck twice in the final minute of normal time as another set-piece from the Celtic star put Scotland on the brink of a famous Group F victory.

Arts&Culture Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls
Author: 0 Wallenda hangs by teeth from helicopter over Niagara Falls

Erendira also hoped to break her husband's record of hanging by his teeth at 200 feet. As promised, Erendira Wallenda balanced from a hoop dangling from a helicopter high above #NiagaraFalls on Thursday. Check out Nik's Wallendina's stunt on YouTube . The Wallendas are scheduled to go on a 2 ½-month tour with the Big Apple Circus in October, Nik Wallenda said.

Arts&Culture Uber Chief Executive, Travis Kalanick resigns
Author: 0 Uber Chief Executive, Travis Kalanick resigns

Citing two people with knowledge of the matter, CNBC claims that Kalanick's exit came after hours of drama involving investors on Tuesday. Sandberg isn't the only executive who sources say could lead Uber moving forward. The move comes just days after Kalanick said he would take a leave of absence from Uber to grieve the loss of his mother, who died in a boating accident.

Arts&Culture Ranbir Kapoor Opens About Katrina Kaif's Statement Of Not Working With Him!
Author: 0 Ranbir Kapoor Opens About Katrina Kaif's Statement Of Not Working With Him!

On the professional front, Katrina Kaif is gearing for the release of musical adventure romantic comedy film, Jagga Jasoos with Ranbir Kapoor that releases on 14 July. The film's trailer and the newly released songs Ullu ka Pattha and Galti se Mistake have already created a lot of anticipation for the movie, especially, among Ranbir and Katrina fans.

Author: 0 CMT Awards honor Allman and give awards to Urban, Underwood

Carrie Underwood has always been a favorite of CMT Music Awards voters, and Wednesday was no different. But at the CMT Music Awards earlier this week, the world heard "The Fighter" in an incredible new way . Urban also called out the pair's two daughters, Sunday and Faith: "To our little girls at home, Sunny and Fifi, we're going to bring you next time for sure!" The 2017 CMT Music Awards is broadcasting live from Nashville on CMT.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift is now available on all music streaming services
Author: 0 Taylor Swift is now available on all music streaming services

Katy Perry: Witness World Wide starts live on Perry's YouTube channel at 8 p.m. PT on Thursday. The album, which was already streaming through Apple Music, is becoming available on Amazon.com Inc's streaming service , too. So the Taylor-Katy saga continues, but at least Swift has mended fences with Spotify. "Important, rare things are valuable", she said at the time, according to Us Weekly .

Arts&Culture House GOP Whip Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital says
Author: 0 House GOP Whip Scalise remains in critical condition, hospital says

He said he hoped the game would help heal emotional wounds. The Louisiana Republican was shot in the hip Wednesday morning in the baseball practice shooting by an IL man with grudges against President Donald Trump and the GOP. "There is so much you do that I disagree with", House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, a staunch conservative, told his panel's top Democrat, unwavering liberal Rep.

Author: 0 He's Out: Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Has Resigned

Investors had enough, and reportedly made their demand for Kalanick to immediately step down in a letter titled "Moving Uber Forward". Travis Kalanick , co-founder of the United States transportation network company Uber , during the opening of the Digital Life Design (DLD) Conference in Munich, southern Germany on January 18, 2015.

Arts&Culture New Girl Scout badges focus on cyber crime, not cookie sales
Author: 0 New Girl Scout badges focus on cyber crime, not cookie sales

The program is part of Girl Scouts of the USA's push into science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) subjects, which are traditionally male-dominated in the workplace. They may be famous for their cookies but Girl Scouts now have the opportunity to earn 18 new merit badges in cybersecurity. This comes at a time when there is an estimated shortage of 1.5million cybersecurity professionals in the industry, by 2020 .

Author: 0 China tried, but failed, to help on North Korea

Relatives say Otto Warmbier died Monday. Several senators said they were considering a travel ban. And he most certainly should not have been murdered for it. The Hamilton County coroner's office announced there is an investigation into Warmbier's death . Justin Weber said that a press conference is expected later to provide details.

Arts&Culture Eighth Saw Movie Will Release As Jigsaw After All
Author: 0 Eighth Saw Movie Will Release As Jigsaw After All

The popular horror franchise focused around the villainous Jigsaw will be getting its eighth installment this October. The synopsis for Jigsaw reads: "Dead bodies begin to turn up all over the city, each meeting their demise in a variety of grisly ways".

Arts&Culture Cosby juror goes rogue: Result is 'ridiculously sick'
Author: 0 Cosby juror goes rogue: Result is 'ridiculously sick'

He did, however, advise them that speaking publicly about the case could cause problems in the case of a new trial , which prosecutors have vowed is coming. "I thought there would be a lot of chatter on the bus ride home , and nobody wanted to talk about it". Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa ., Saturday, June 17, 2017.