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by | June 18, 2017 | 03:14

But that is no crime, Mr McMonagle said, arguing that the entertainer's 2004 encounter with Andrea Constand , the woman Mr Cosby , 79, is accused of sexually assaulting, was consensual. McMonagle described his own client as a philandering husband, but an overly forthcoming one whose own statements about Constand have remained entirely consistent over 12 years - no matter how damaging they have been to his reputation.

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:17

Golf stars and fans at Erin Hills Golf Course in Wisconsin looked on in disbelief as the aircraft could be seen falling from the sky near the venue. "It's the kind of golf course that if you're on point and playing well and you're in the fairways, you really feel like you can be aggressive and attack and make some birdies".

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:12

Cosby's defence attorney Brian McMonagle proclaimed: "Justice is real". A somber feeling overtook the courtroom as Judge Steven T. O'Neill polled the jury to make certain that all members were agreed that the impasse between them was insurmountable.

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:12

For background, a June 6 story by Mark Seal on the The Vanity Fair Magazine website titled " The One Accuser Who May Finally Bring Bill Cosby Down For Good ", painfully detailed the accusations from Andrea Constand that prompted the trial .

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:11

Prosecutors say Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand , the former director of operations for Temple University's women's basketball team, at his home near Philadelphia in January 2004. According to the documents, lawyer Dolores Troiani asked Cosby: "When you got the Quaaludes, was it in your mind that you were going to use these Quaaludes for young women that you wanted to have sex with?" District Attorney Kevin Steele said immediately after the mistrial that he would ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:10

Trump said that as he campaigned across the country previous year, people often asked him why the USA was spending money to rebuild other countries when the roads and bridges they travel on needed rebuilding, too. The White House did not provide details on the waterways plan , but spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said Monday that the president would "speak about his wide-ranging vision for rebuilding our country".

by | June 18, 2017 | 03:04

Met police commander Stuart Cundy told a media briefing Friday that 30 people were known to have died, including one person who died in hospital after being rescued. I spoke with people who ran from the fire in only the clothes they were wearing. Public anger is mounting as residents and neighbors demand answers for how the blaze early Wednesday spread so quickly and trapped so numerous tower's 600-odd residents.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:45

Not only did she make good on her promise, she rallied some of the most influential voices in pop to the cause. Grande took on a somber and serious tone, captivating the thousands in attendance when she began talking about meeting the mother of 15-year-old Olivia Campbell, a victim of the terror attack.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:40

But as Cosby exited the courtroom, spokesman Andrew Wyatt sent a powerful message to the gathered media. "A mistrial is merely the justice system at work." the judge said . But regardless of which side people came down on, guilty or innocent or somewhere in between, any option was a nauseating prospect because of what Cosby meant to so many people.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:37

Jurors in Bill Cosby's Pennsylvania sexual assault trial are ending deliberations for the night. After four hours they were unable to reach a verdict, and will resume again today. Camille Cosby also sat in the front row, with a few other people and the aisle between them. The prosecution was scheduled to give its closing after a lunch break.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:34

Downing Street also announced a £5 million fund for emergency supplies, food and clothing. Scuffles broke out near the Kensington and Chelsea town hall offices Friday as demonstrators chanting " We want justice! " surged toward the doors.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:12

Besides forging a deal to keep her job and preparing for Brexit talks, May is also grappling with a crisis over the breakdown in power-sharing between the pro-British DUP and the Catholic nationalist Sinn Fein party in Northern Ireland's separate, devolved government.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:13

Looked closely for Beast's lawn bombs before taking well deserved nap." The X-Mansion is the traditional home base of the X-Men that doubles as a school for young mutants learning to control their powers. Deadpool 2 now has a 4.14 out of 5 ComicBook.com User Anticipation Rating, making it the fourth most anticipated upcoming comic book movie among ComicBook.com readers.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:04

He reminded prosecutors and the defense that "a mistrial is neither vindication nor victory for anybody". The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission, which Constand has done.

by | June 18, 2017 | 02:02

Bill Cosby's fate is now in the hands of a jury, after lawyers on both sides of his sex assault trial delivered impassioned closing arguments Monday to the seven men and five women who will determine the verdict. "Ladies and gentlemen, he has told you what he has done", he said. He also said she phoned Cosby dozens of times after the alleged assault. Cosby's testimony in her civil case shows just how hard a witness he would be to control.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:55

As the days passed, the jury repeatedly asked to rehear portions of the testimony. "A mistrial is simply the justice system at work", O'Neill said, thanking jurors and urging them not to feel that they let the justice system down. Cosby returned to the courthouse outside Philadelphia on Friday. Cosby presented himself as a sort of moral leader and advocate for responsibility: His controversial "pound cake" speech excoriated poor black Americans for what he described as ignorance and poor ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:45

The defense will begin its case Monday in the sexual assault trial. As he had earlier in the day and yesterday, Montgomery County police officer James Reape read out Cosby's words in the deposition in response to questions by D.A. Constand testified she continued to maintain contact in her role as an administrator in Temple's athletics department, given Cosby's status as a university trustee.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:45

Jurors heard she lost consciousness and awoke to discover him sexually assaulting her , but that the drugs had left her unable to fight him off. The woman accusing Bill Cosby of sexual assault acknowledged on Wednesday that she called the comedian dozens of times in the months after the incident, including multiple calls on Valentine's Day, but batted away suggestions of romance.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:43

After that she directed few episodes of Arrested Development and Entourage . That makes the superhero film starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins the biggest opening ever for a female director. Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales was in third in its second week of release with about $21.6m (£16.74m). The animated release, in which a pair of students make their principal think he's a superhero by hypnotizing him, opened with $23.5 million US.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:39

The action adventure entertainer, based on the DC Comics character, made its way into the theatres in India on Friday in 350 screens. While the Israeli actress will focus on the upcoming DCEU release Justice League , director Patty Jenkins has to jump over the November release to focus on the Wonder Woman sequel.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:25

He had interviewed Xfinity victor Brad Keselowski in victory lane Saturday as part of an all-driver broadcast by Fox. Blaney's first career race in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series came in 2014. Then came an alliance forged with Team Penske in 2015, where the Roger Penske-owned operation supplied the Wood Brothers cars, technical data, and personnel.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:24

Constand, a 44-year-old Canadian massage therapist and former employee of the Temple University women's basketball program, has alleged that Cosby drugged and assaulted her in 2004 at his Cheltenham mansion. Keshia Knight Pulliam is finally answering the question everyone has been asking: Why is she really supporting Bill Cosby? Cosby , who called all the encounters consensual, is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:54

Some wags made fun of the utter ridiculousness of actually wearing a sword a la Wonder Woman - so they stuck even larger things down their back - like a bow, giant sabers, and. It's pretty convincing that Wonder Woman could be referencing The Little Mermaid . If you have a superhero-level wife, or if you're a wife and you think your spouse would look great in one of these shirts, BuzzFeed notes that they are available to purchase on Amazon .

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:58

For the first time in 40 years, Roman Polanski's victim stood before a judge Friday and asked him to drop the sexual offense case against the famed film director. Polanski is trying to get the Interpol warrant lifted so he can move freely among most of the 190 countries in the global policing network. Polanski - who is married to French actress Emmanuelle Seigner, with whom he has two children - has since refused to return to the United States without assurances that he would not serve ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:42

After taking the pills, Constand said , she had trouble talking and difficulty moving and was suffering double vision, before briefly losing consciousness. He found success with his "Fat Albert" animated TV show and starred in commercials for Jell-O pudding. Three are defamation cases in which accusers say Cosby defamed them as liars, and two are civil assault lawsuits.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:21

So, sorry I went on a little rant, but that's how I feel about the team. Even from six rows back, 9- and 10-year-old brothers William and Rizal Cahambing were not going to miss a chance to see their favorite Golden State Warriors player, Stephen Curry , as he rode atop a double-decker bus during Thursday's parade to celebrate the team's latest championship.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:07

It seems the animation powerhouse more or less learned its lesson after a string of critical flops starting with " Cars 2 " and ending with " Planes: Fire and Rescue", as they manage to recapture just enough of the token Pixar charm to justify the revival of one of its more iconic storylines.

by | June 17, 2017 | 11:02

Yup, she sounds as incredible as you'd think. "I've been telling George since he was 30 that I thought he would be a great parent", Nick told People magazine. "If there are any accidents, I'm there". "They deserve as much quiet time and private time as possible", he said. 'This morning Amal and George welcomed Ella and Alexander Clooney into their lives.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:47

Even though Trump was told by former FBI Director James Comey earlier this year that he was not personally under investigation , officials tell the Post that changed shortly after Comey's firing. On Friday, the President made extraordinary claims against Clinton and her family for their own alleged dealings with Russian Federation, claiming smashed a phone with a hammer and "bleached" emails to cover their tracks.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:47

He has already pulled the United States out of a major worldwide climate treaty and is trying to scrap his predecessor's landmark healthcare program. Obama, after years of clandestine work with the Castro regime, announced in 2014 that the United States would re-establish diplomatic relations and reopen the American embassy in Havana , which was closed in 1961 following the Cuban revolution.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:44

But also, Trump's private attorney Marc Kasowitz noted after the hearing, Comey admitted that he leaked memos of privileged conversations with the president in order to influence the investigation. Earlier, in a characteristic early morning tweet, Trump said, "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication. and WOW, Comey is a leaker!" The president, who followed the advice of his lawyers to refrain from commenting Thursday, was characteristically pugnacious in his ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:38

In a scene in which Diana Prince ( Gadot ) and Steve Trevor ( Chris Pine ) walk to the frontlines of World War I and have a serious talk about the horrors of war, Jenkins wanted to add something visually to the chat. Director Patty Jenkins helmed the movie Monster back in 2003. Wonder Woman is a ideal example of that. Critically, Wonder Woman is resting at a 93 percent on review site RottenTomatoes.com , making it not only one of the highest-reviewed films of the year, but also one ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:37

Trump's spokesman said when he dismissed Comey on 9 May that the reason was the former FBI chief's handling of the investigation into Democrat Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. Pres. Trump says being investigated by "man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" "Current and former leaders in the intelligence community have repeatedly said there's been no effort to impede the investigation in any way", Ronna Romney McDaniel, chairwoman of the Republican National Committee, said ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:13

Moore been telling people close to her that she's "very happy". 'This man is the love of my life and I'm so happy to begin our lives together as husband and wife '. The drama played out on the most recent season of RHOA this year. "I am thankful to have moved on from what seems like a lifetime ago", Moore wrote.

by | June 17, 2017 | 10:00

The judge directed them to keep talking and as Thursday evening fell, the panel of seven men and five women were still at it. Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Constand at his home outside Philadelphia in 2004. "I believe this jury is exhausted, is weary", McMonagle said late Friday, as the jury wrapped up another marathon round of deliberations. "Each of you has a duty to consult with one another and to deliberate with a view to reaching an agreement, if it can be done ...