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Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sex assault case but retrial planned


Bill Cosby speaks with members of the media as he departs from the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial in Norristown , Pa., Friday, June 16, 2017. Instead, her lawyers flat-out accused her of lying. In late 2014, dozens of women went public with accusations that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted them over the course of his lengthy comedic career. Lire la suite »

Japanese horse Epicharis scratched from Belmont Stakes


Jose Ortiz was riding his first victor of the big race as Tapwrit outlasted Irish War Cry , who finished second two lengths behind. "It was everything that we had talked about", Pletcher said. "But the one thing that I think he suits our style of training and he suits Tapwrit is he's a pretty aggressive rider". Patch came in third. There was no Triple Crown on the line to add to the day's allure, but a crowd of 57,729 horse-playing, horse-loving connoisseurs came out nonetheless, ... Lire la suite »

Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather: Dana White defends super fight

Deadspin said , " McGregor has roughly as much chance of beating Mayweather in an actual boxing match as you do of beating Kobe Bryant in a dunk contest". More than anything, the multi-million boxing fight between legendary Floyd Mayweather Jr and UFC star Conor McGregor will be all about money , it's not an unknown fact anymore. Lire la suite »

Monterey Pop celebrates 50th with Eric Burdon, Norah Jones


For him, being back at the Monterey County Fairgrounds was like traveling back in time but also a potent reminder that so much time has passed. Monterey Pop is considered the first significant music festival to showcase rock and pop artists, and it also was the first large-scale US concert event for the Hendrix Experience and The Who . Lire la suite »

Judge declares mistrial in Cosby case

As the jurors left for the day yesterday, O'Neill heaped praise on them, thanking them for their dedication and the sacrifice they've made being 300 miles (482 kilometers) from home in the Pittsburgh area. Cosby spokesperson Andrew Wyatt delivered a message to Gloria Allred , who represents several Cosby accusers, "For all those attorneys who conspired, like Gloria Allred - tell them to go back to law school". Lire la suite »

Four Tied For Lead at US Open


He just has to listen to the crowd. Matsuyama and Reavie each shot a 7-under 65 in the second round of the U.S. Open. Four years after Justin Rose ended a 43-year wait for an English victor, Paul Casey and Tommy Fleetwood headed into the third round of the US Open at Erin Hills in a four-way tie for the lead. Lire la suite »

Cosby jurors hear his worry about being seen as 'dirty old man'

These hypothetical questions, of course, closely mirrored the dynamics at work between Cosby and Constand, who, at the time of her alleged assault, was an employee at Temple University , where Cosby was a trustee. The defense has highlighted Constand's decision to refrain from reporting the alleged sexual assault for nearly a year, but a prosecution witness pushed back against this criticism Friday. Lire la suite »

Accuser takes the stand in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial


Constand met Cosby at Temple University in Philly where he was one of its most famous alumni and she was director of basketball operations. "Put 'em down, they're your friends". After taking the pills, Constand testified her vision became blurred and her arms and legs became weak. She is one of the many women to claim sexual assault by the entertainer. Lire la suite »

Grenfell Tower death toll rises to 58, say police

Then, horrifically, people were burned to death in a tower block sitting in one of the most affluent areas in the world, after residents had complained about safety. May met with victims Friday and promised the government would respond, following criticism directed at how her government has handled the situation. Lire la suite »

Cosby buoyant as jury deliberates

As Bill Cosby awaits a verdict in his sexual assault case in Pennsylvania, the comedian's civil lawyers are fighting lawsuits against him by 10 women around the country. 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. Lire la suite »

Cristiano Ronaldo tax evasion: Portugal star hints at leaving Real Madrid

Last week, it was claimed that Real Madrid were preparing to receive a world-record bid of £175m for Ronaldo , with Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United and a host of Chinese Super League clubs in the hunt. Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo wants to quit Spanish football , according to reports in Portugal. Ronaldo has denied any wrongdoing. Rio Ferdinand has expressed his enthusiasm at the prospect of former teammates Cristiano Ronaldo leaving Real Madrid this summer. Lire la suite »

Bill Cosby faces retrial on sexual assault charges


The judge challenged McMonagle's requests to end the trial without a verdict, saying that for all he knows, the jury might be working toward an acquittal. Cosby lawyer Brian McMonagle fired back that jurors might be under the assumption they have to deliberate until "the cows come home ". O'Neill praised the jury for their efforts, assuring them their struggle to reach consensus "is merely the justice system at work". Lire la suite »

Jury deadlocks in Cosby trial; mistrial declared


Bill Cosby gestures as he leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial, Friday, June 16, 2017, in Norristown , Pa. Allred said that "we can never underestimate the blinding power of celebrity" and vowed that "justice will come". Lire la suite »

Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial


In a statement, her lawyers thanked the prosecution for taking her case and said the trial had "given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless and silenced". The judge pressured the jury to reach a decision by not allowing them to call it quits until 9:30 PM. The judge summoned the jury into the courtroom and then read a new charge to the jurors. Lire la suite »

Mistrial Declared In Bill Cosby's Sexual Assault Case, DA 'Will Retry'


The jury deliberated for more than 52 hours on charges that Cosby had allegedly drugged and molested former Temple University employee Andrea Constand in January 2004 at his mansion in Elkins Park, Pennsylvania. Prosecutors argued that Cosby drugged Constand to incapacitate her so he could assault her. The meaning of the phrase "without her knowledge" in one of the three counts against him. Lire la suite »

Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sexual assault case; jury "hopelessly deadlocked"


But if the man once adored by millions as "America's Dad" escaped conviction Saturday, prosecutor Kevin Steele said that he meant to seek a re-trial as authorised in such cases under the law. Constand's complaint is the only one that has come to trial. The group worked until 9 p.m. that night, and returned Friday with requests to rehear more evidence and by the end of the day still had not reached a verdict. Lire la suite »

Alex Jones leaks Megyn Kelly tapes ahead of controversial Sunday interview

We urge you to consider the ethical and legal ramifications of broadcasting this interview to millions of Americans", they added, according to a copy obtained by Variety . "And so I was recording the whole time". Families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings have denounced NBC's Sunday night interview and have pressured the network to cancel the broadcast. Lire la suite »

Canada thrash Pakistan at Hockey World League semi-final

We all know what happens behind the scenes. But Manpreet said India cannot afford to take the opposition lightly as any team can bounce back in a match. This is the first time the top leader of ruling BJP has clearly spelt their stand on sporting ties with the neighbouring country. The ICC Champions Trophy 2017 reaches its business end as the final of the global tournament is all set to be held at the The Oval in London on Sunday. Lire la suite »

How much time could Bill Cosby face?

Johnson, who worked at the William Morris talent agency, said that in 1996, Cosby gave her a pill that incapacitated her and then he sexually assaulted her. Cosby arrived at court arm-in-arm with his wife, Camille, on Monday, marking her first appearance at the trial. She says they left her semi-conscious. Lire la suite »

Niharika Konidela Second Film Launched Today


Now according to the latest update, Niharika's second Telugu film was launched today morning with formal pooja ceremony at the Film Naga Temple. "30 Years Pruthvi is going to play a special role in this movie" about the movie's casting. Mega girl Niharika Konidela made her debut as a heroine despite of being objected by her family members. Oka Manasu has been straightaway rejected by the audience because of the dead slow narration. Lire la suite »

Robert Mueller is investigating Jared Kushner and his finances

Robert Mueller , the special counsel appointed to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, is actively investigating the finances and business dealings of President Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner , according to multiple USA officials familiar with the matter. Lire la suite »

3 teen cadets take cruisers, patrol LA until caught


The Los Angeles police cadets suspected of stealing three cruisers and leading officers on wild vehicle chases this week had made themselves unauthorized police uniforms and had driven at least one of the stolen patrol cars more than 1,000 miles, according to police sources. Lire la suite »

Trump appears to become own 'leaker' with tweet about Russia probe

Trump has lashed out on Twitter repeatedly, calling the reports of obstruction of justice "phony" and railing against what he called "the single greatest WITCH HUNT in American political history". Last night, Rosenstein put out an unusual statement telling Americans to be skeptical about anonymous allegations and stories based on unnamed sources. Lire la suite »