• Amid criminal case, Cosby fighting lawsuits by 10 women
Amid criminal case, Cosby fighting lawsuits by 10 women

The jury of seven men and five women were bused in from Allegheny County near Pittsburgh and have been sequestered in a hotel for the trial. Jurors appeared exhausted and spent when they made a decision to call it quits late Tuesday after about 16 hours of deliberations.

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  • Cosby Trial: Judge Refuses To Hear Witness That Could Clear Bill Cosby
Cosby Trial: Judge Refuses To Hear Witness That Could Clear Bill Cosby

They also wanted to hear Cosby's wording when he referred to the three pills as "friends", as well as Constand's initial statements to authorities in Canada. Keshia Knight Pulliam is continuing to support her TV dad Bill Cosby . The jurors in Norristown, Pennsylvania, reviewed the entertainer's account as well as that of his accuser during a ...

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  • Family Declines Autopsy For US Student Otto Warmbier Released By North Korea
Family Declines Autopsy For US Student Otto Warmbier Released By North Korea

Any number of factors could be behind the deterioration in Warmbier's health during his time in prison: poor hygienic conditions, malnutrition or lack of proper medical care may have been responsible for a coma that North Korean doctors were unable to treat.

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  • Kim Kardashian, Kanye West hire surrogate for third child
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West hire surrogate for third child

Citing unidentified sources, People Magazine and E! There are some conditions imposed in the contract like the surrogate can not drink, smoke, have sex, go in hot tubs and saunas, handle cat litter, drink too much caffeine, dye their hair and more.

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  • Prince Harry: No royal wants to be king or queen
Prince Harry: No royal wants to be king or queen

The Diana Harry remembers was more than just a royal figurehead. They just want to bring the monarchy into the twenty-first century. "We are involved in modernizing the British monarchy", he said . He said he would pass on the same values if he has children of his own. To be fair, I bet Harry's not even chatted to Prince George about the...

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  • Dubai royals win big, hang out with British royals at horse race
Dubai royals win big, hang out with British royals at horse race

Jack Hobbs , the 2-1 favourite, was a huge disappointment and finished last having had every chance. Moore continued: " Highland Reel has a marvellous attitude, like so many of these Galileos". The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge joined the Queen and Prince Philip for the first day of Royal Ascot on Tuesday. He also suffered a reverse on...

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  • Twitter to let streaming video stars collect money from fans
Twitter to let streaming video stars collect money from fans

The new tipping feature is included in with new 'Super Hearts' , which viewers can purchase then send to broadcasters during a live stream. A real American dollar is equal to 1,050 virtual "coins". "The spirit and the goal is for all broadcasters to be able to do this", said Sara Haider, Periscope's director of engineering. But broadcasters won'...

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  • The Legacy Of Bill Cosby Is Forever Tarnished
The Legacy Of Bill Cosby Is Forever Tarnished

He is accused of assaulting Andrea Constand without her consent, assaulting her when she was unconscious and assaulting her using drugs to substantially impair her ability to consent in his home outside of Philadelphia, in Elkins Park, in early 2004.

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  • Juror: 2 holdouts in Bill Cosby's trial refused to convict
Juror: 2 holdouts in Bill Cosby's trial refused to convict

On June 17 , two days after O'Neill declared a mistrial , 11 other news outlets from The New York Times to Buzzfeed moved to intervene. "We had so many personalities in the room", the alternate juror said . "People couldn't even pace..." One juror punched a wall in frustration, the juror said. District Attorney Kevin Steele already has...

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  • New Ken Dolls Include Heavy-Set, Cornrowed, Ethnically Diverse Models
New Ken Dolls Include Heavy-Set, Cornrowed, Ethnically Diverse Models

If nothing else, Ken is proof that a man can change. Mattel announced the release of 15 new Ken dolls Tuesday, including one that rocks the typically hipster hairstyle. A Brooklyn coffee shop is giving away free Man Bun Ken dolls to customers who drop by donning the Barbie doll's new hairdo. The dolls extend Barbie's Fashionista l...

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  • Virginians holding vigil for slain Muslim teen
Virginians holding vigil for slain Muslim teen

Hassanen , 17, was attacked when she was walking home with her friends after spending the night in prayer at her mosque for Ramadan early Sunday morning. Dranesville Road, which was largely empty when an attacker beat Nabra there on early Sunday morning, was packed with people walking along the same sidewalk to attend her funeral.

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  • Prosecutors Seek To Use Cosby's Words Against Him At Trial
Prosecutors Seek To Use Cosby's Words Against Him At Trial

Cosby at courthouse with "Cosby Show" co-star Keshia Knight-Pulliam. He then waved from the back of an SUV. He has said it was consensual. Cosby has said he only gave Constand Benadryl and that their encounter was consensual. Passages from the deposition regarding Cosby's quaaludes admission were not presented to jurors. It turns out that Cosby's...

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  • Syria troops positioning for Daesh fight
Syria troops positioning for Daesh fight

The Iranian-made Shaheed-129 drone was shot from the sky in the same location where another pro-regime drone dropped a dud bomb near coalition forces before it was shot down by an unidentified us aircraft down on June 8, the USA military operation fighting ISIS, Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR), said in a statement .

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  • Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing jurors' names
Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing jurors' names

Complicating matters is the fact that Cosby's trial ended Saturday in a mistrial and prosecutors said they will retry him as soon as this year. He ordered that jurors not disclose publicly any "arguments or comments made, or votes cast", or, indeed, "anything said or done in the jury room" by their fellow jurors.

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  • Cosby Jury Goes Over Accuser's Testimony During Deliberations
Cosby Jury Goes Over Accuser's Testimony During Deliberations

Deliberations have worn on for about 16 hours since the jury got the case on Monday night. They are still ongoing at this time. The jurors have asked Judge O'Neill a total of four questions seeking clarification and re-reading of excerpts of Cosby's own words about his 2004 encounter with accuser Andrea Constand at his nearby home.

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  • Lifestyle blogger Rebecca Burger killed by 'exploding whipped cream dispenser'
Lifestyle blogger Rebecca Burger killed by 'exploding whipped cream dispenser'

Burger's family posted on the late blogger's Instagram page to warn others about the defective device. The death of Rebecca Burger was announced by her family on social media, which they called a "domestic incident". Rebecca Burger is a well-known fitness blogger and has a huge following on Instagram. Pressurised cream dispensers have been...

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  • US satellites detected North Korean activity at nuclear site
US satellites detected North Korean activity at nuclear site

They also said military options for North Korea have recently been updated and will be presented to President Donald Trump if there is a nuclear test. In a news conference before Warmbier's death, they said they could not speculate on the cause of his condition. China has tightened controls on trade in North Korean coal, but many doubt ...

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  • Gigaba: Foreign Investors Are 'Shaken' By Public Protector's Recommendations On Reserve Bank
Gigaba: Foreign Investors Are 'Shaken' By Public Protector's Recommendations On Reserve Bank

South Africa's parliament said it had received a request from the Public Protector's office that the central bank's constitutional mandate be changed. The finance minister said, although the investors remain confident in the South African economy: "The public report has shaken them a lot and they are concerned about whether South Africa will cont...

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  • Cosby trial judge tells jury to deliberate as long as willing
Cosby trial judge tells jury to deliberate as long as willing

The jurors have appeared increasingly exhausted and upset as deliberations dragged on for almost 40 hours over four days. Bill Cosby, the comedian who was once known as America's family man and role model, is now awaiting the decision of the jury regarding his highly publicized rape case.

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  • Bill Cosby Trial Ends In 'Mistrial'; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry
Bill Cosby Trial Ends In 'Mistrial'; Prosecutor Says He Will Retry

But prosecutors announced they will conduct a new trial , and already the sheer volume of similar-sounding accusations has cost Cosby dearly in the court of public opinion. Montgomery County D.A. Kevin Steele will retry Cosby. As an alternate juror, McCoskey listened to the six days of testimony with regular members of the panel, but was dismissed...

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  • Bill Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing juror names
Bill Cosby judge to rule Wednesday on releasing juror names

McMonagle wrote that the threat of jurors publicly airing their views on the evidence or details of their deliberations "could prevent Mr. Cosby from getting a fair trial in the future". The juror, who declined to identify the holdouts or specify how any individual juror voted, told ABC News that tensions inside the deliberation room were exace...

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  • Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released
Names of jurors in Bill Cosby sexual assault case released

It's unclear what discussions changed so many minds. "The key to retrying a case is to do it differently the second time because the defense expects you to do it the same way", said Constand's lawyer, Dolores Troiani. Like the judge, they worry about finding 18 unbiased jurors for the retrial of the case, given the worldwide coverage of the com...

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  • The Mummy Movie Review
The Mummy Movie Review

Not. But it is Cruise's under-appreciated comedic ability that shines through in the film - like when he wakes up naked and among cadavers inside a morgue. A running joke about Morton being a womanizer barely lands because, outside of there being zero chemistry between Cruise and Wallis, he doesn't come off as the slick heartthrob the movie thinks ...

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  • 5 questions about the murder of Nabra Hassanen
5 questions about the murder of Nabra Hassanen

At around 10:00 a.m., according to a police report from the Metropolitan Police Department, officers arrested Jonathan Soloman , of SC, on charges of "attending or kindling bonfires". Her body was found later in the day in a nearby pond, and police have since arrested Torres and charged him with second-degree murder. "We lost a 17-year-old innoc...

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  • Cosby lawyers demand mistrial, judge says jury can keep working
Cosby lawyers demand mistrial, judge says jury can keep working

They asked to rehear part of Bill Cosby's deposition from 2005 and for the definition of "reasonable doubt", Botwin said Friday morning. Upon hearing the jurors' requests lead defense lawyer Brian J. Count 1 alleges that Cosby didn't have consent when he penetrated Constand's genitals with his fingers. Judge Steven O'Neill told the jury he cou...

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  • Why Hollywood keeps making 'Transformers' movies in one chart
Why Hollywood keeps making 'Transformers' movies in one chart

But it is still very much a "Transformers" movie , which means mega-tons of excitement and a high-octane, roller-coaster-ride in which director Michael Bay repeatedly sends CGI robots airborne. So maybe it doesn't matter if 80 per cent of the movie features Shia LaBeouf, Mark Wahlberg , or Daffy Duck. One of the big things going into this fif...

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  • Special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching
Special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Since the special election in April, President Trump has been campaigning for Handel through various outlets including his twitter account. Ms Handel comfortably won the seat vacated by health and human services secretary Tom Price in the sixth congressional district of Georgia , beating Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff .

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  • Perez 'not contemplating' move by Real Madrid talisman Ronaldo
Perez 'not contemplating' move by Real Madrid talisman Ronaldo

A four-time Ballon d'Or victor, the 32-year-old Ronaldo is the top European soccer player. The hearing will also take place at Pozuelo de Alarcon, in the suburbs of Madrid , according to Spanish press reports . "Ronaldo is in a major tournament with his country and until that is over I can not talk to him", goal .com quoted Perez as saying...

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  • Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race
Royal Ascot 2017 : Injured Frankie Dettori out of race

Jack Hobbs , the Godolphin runner who won the Dubai Sheema Classic (G1) in his previous outing, finished last of eight in the Prince of Wales's. O'Brien - who until yesterday had carried nearly all before him this season in winning three of the four English classics - said Churchill had run a good race, but jockey Ryan Moore was perplexed.

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  • Handel looks to unify voters after crucial Congressional win
Handel looks to unify voters after crucial Congressional win

But their Georgia victory was not to be . The former Georgia secretary of state won by nearly 4 points, beating Jon Ossoff , a 30-year-old documentary filmmaker and former congressional staffer - 51.9 percent to 48.1 percent.The race had been framed by some as a referendum on Trump and his agenda, and the win may ease any GOP fears - for...

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  • Avengers Assemble… For Lunch!
Avengers Assemble… For Lunch!

Characters such as Iron Man Captain America, and the Incredible Hulk will be on screen for the first time with Doctor Strange , Spider-Man, and the Guardians of the Galaxy . "Help us", Downey wrote, referring to their lunch spread. The #sciencebros hashtag is a nod to the characters' backgrounds: Cumberbatch's Dr. Strange is a neurosurge...

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  • Mattel Introduces New Diverse Ken Dolls; Hopes To Reverse Sales Slump
Mattel Introduces New Diverse Ken Dolls; Hopes To Reverse Sales Slump

Now we can choose from Slim Ken , Original Ken and - bless him - Broad Ken , a chunkier version. Barbie's iconic boyfriend is breaking out 15 new looks, sporting a man bun, cornrows and freckles. The El Segundo, California-based company also announced new Barbie looks Tuesday, including one with a almost shaved head and another with an...

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  • Handel to make Georgia history as its first GOP congresswoman
Handel to make Georgia history as its first GOP congresswoman

The special election for the sixth district of Georgia sought replacement of Tom Price - Trump's current Secretary of Health - in the House of Representatives. "I am also very well aware of another obligation that comes with tonight's decision by the voters, the obligation of being the first Republican woman elected to Congress from the great...

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  • Queen Elizabeth II speech to Parliament focuses on Brexit
Queen Elizabeth II speech to Parliament focuses on Brexit

On Wednesday, Queen Elizabeth II addressed Parliament claiming she will handle discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. MPs will spend the next several days debating the contents of the Queen's Speech before voting on whether to approve it next week.

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  • Amanda Knox makes Instagram feed public
Amanda Knox makes Instagram feed public

Amanda Knox made her Instagram public on Wednesday. They were both acquitted in 2011, had their convictions upheld in 2014 (by which time Knox was back in America), and had the convictions definitively acquitted in 2015 by the supreme court.

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