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Cosby team triumphant, but sex crime retrial, lawsuits loom

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The trial of Cosby, who lives on a compound in Shelburne, began June 5 and was in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania . A decade later, a new district attorney reopened the case after Cosby's lurid testimony became public and dozens of women came forward against him. Read More »

Mourinho accused of tax fraud during Real Madrid spell

Perez's words have seemingly had the desired effect and calmed him down to a point that neither his manager Zinedine Zidane and teammate Sergio Ramos were able to. Cristiano Ronaldo and Jose Mourinho may not be having that reunion at Old Trafford after all. He is due to play for Real Madrid against Barcelona in a friendly in Miami on July 29. Read More »

USA shoots down pro-Syrian regime drone, military says

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Damascus and its allies have long argued that they are the essential partner to any worldwide effort in Syria, portraying all opposition forces as terrorist groups. Its allies in Iraq, the Shia militia known as Popular Mobilization Units, have already parked themselves on the Syrian border, clearing ISIS out of towns like Ba'aj in the process. Read More »

Bill Cosby jury quits for the night, no verdict

Cosby's defense maintains they were lovers in a consensual sexual encounter. His admissions in that deposition led Montgomery County prosecutors to file charges against him. The 12-person panel spent 11 hours in deliberations on Tuesday , with several pauses throughout the day to request testimony and clarification from the court. Read More »

China talks focusing on North Korean threat

Former Ambassador to the UN John Bolton called Otto's treatment at the hands of North Korea "barbaric but typical", adding, "This is a regime that's capable of nearly anything". Corker said. "That's something we're looking at". Maria Cantwell, called for licensing of humanitarian groups that enter the country. "The results speak for themselves", the student's father said last week. Read More »

Tom Cruise Was Terrified by Boris Karloff's 'The Mummy'

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On its surface,"The Mummy " is a decent action/adventure movie with a bit of horror elements like jump scares and bringing the dead to life or anything that involves the mummy , Ahmanet (Sophia Boutella ), being the stereotypical mummified evil princess who needs to suck the life out of people in order to regain her powers. Read More »

Royal Family enjoy the sun on day one at Ascot

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It can prove an especially historic renewal and throw up a couple of firsts in Dream Castle.This horse can give Frankel his first Royal Ascot victor as a sire and Josephine Gordon her first victor there. He had a hard day at Epsom but to come here and win, it's a
massive performance. The five-year-old horse, trained by Aidan O'Brien, began to unwind and powered home to finish the near 1 ¼ miles race in 2:05.40. Read More »

Transformers Spin-Off Bumblebee Confirms Setting, Gets Compared to Iron Giant

On June 21, audiences will be getting a brand new Transformers movie from Michael Bay when The Last Knight hits theaters. The upcoming Bumblebee standalone film will reportedly follow in the footsteps of The Last Knight by also heading into the past, though only as far back as the 1980s , but new rumors suggest there might be a Transformers movie set even farther back in ancient Rome . Read More »

'Obstruction doesn't work': Trump gloats after Democrats lose Georgia special election

Trump during the campaign. If the average Republican is willing to look past Trump's sins (and obviously many GOPers like him outright) they can start weighing many other factors. "Time to move forward and win again". Especially in a constituency like Georgia , which has been in Republican hands since 1979. - Trump gloats, Ossoff vows to fight -Trump's party also claimed victory in another congressional race Tuesday, in neighboring SC. Read More »

Chuck Todd: Pelosi Is a 'Pretty Big Drag' on Democrats' Electoral Chances

Even as Ossoff lost , Democrats' spirits were somewhat lifted by the unexpectedly strong showing of their nominee in another special House election Tuesday, in SC. "A lot of problems we need to solve". Debbie Dingell of MI. "Whether she's a leader or not is up for the (Democratic) caucus to decide", Moulton said. Read More »

Tom Cruise convinced Courtney B. Vance to star in The Mummy

With her powers constantly evolving, Morton must now stop the resurrected monster as she embarks on a furious rampage through the streets of London. Ahmanet is a different type of mummy and unfortunately gets lost in the story . There some great moments, but we just don't get enough depth with them. Upon being unearthed, Ahmanet zeroes in on Cruise's character and identifies him as her chosen one, which has something to do with immortality. Read More »

Trump links Democratic losses to 'obstruction'

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Democrats should learn from their latest two House race defeats and work with Republicans to pass health care and tax overhaul legislation, a celebratory President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday morning. Republicans , wild to show that that they would not be moved in Newt Gingrich's old district. Meanwhile, Ossoff's loss came in spite of massive Democratic fundraising. Read More »

Wallenda daredevil dangles over Niagara Falls by mouth, breaking record

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She was in the air performing stunts for several minutes. Husband Nik leaned out the helicopter watching Erendira while also communicating with the pilot via headphones. The Wallenda family is at it again. She set a world record in 2016 by completing 40 revolutions in her hoop in 50 seconds beneath a helicopter above the Atlantic City shore. Read More »

Growing frenzy outside court as Cosby deliberations wear on

After they were served dinner (hot stromboli), the jury asked for a read-back of excerpts from the testimony of Richard Schaffer, the local police detective who interviewed Cosby in 2005 about what accuser Andrea Constand said Cosby did to her in his nearby home in 2004. Read More »

Philippines' Duterte not aware of US support against Islamists in Marawi

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Maski wala na sila tulong.nagpapasalamat na rin ako. As they approached the bridge on Tuesday morning, officer Lidasan could see troops waiting on the other side. " I am not aware of that until they arrived ", Duterte said when discussing the latest developments in Marawi City. The US involvement, made public for the first time Saturday, shows Manila's continued reliance on Washington's military prowess, despite an onslaught of anti-American sentiment from Philippines President ... Read More »

Besieged By Scandals, Uber Boss Kalanick Steps Down

The move came at the behest of five major Uber investors, reports The New York Times , who requested Kalanick's immediate resignation. Kalanick was forced to announce his resignation after a number of investors, including one of the company's biggest investors, demanded that he step down. Read More »

Shahid Afridi: Pakistan cricket back on track with Champions Trophy win

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Passions run high over cricket in India - particularly when it comes to arch-rival Pakistan. Despite holy month of Ramazan being observed in Pakistan, the crowd continued to cheer for Pakistan and its cricket team. Fans decorated the entire street and house of captain Sarfaraz Ahmed who arrived with fast bowler Rumman Raees at 4:45 am with the trophy that Pakistan had won for the first time. Read More »

Jose Mourinho denies any wrongdoing in tax probe

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge on Monday rubbished media reports which said that the record German football champions are interested in signing Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo from Real Madrid . "I want to talk with him", the long-serving Real president told Onda Cero . It is also understood that Ronaldo, who is now at the Confederations Cup with Portugal , referred to the president's comments as "very positive". Read More »

Treble for owners Godolphin at Royal Ascot day 1

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Godolphin have two classy candidates for the Duke of Cambridge Stakes (3.40) in Usherette and Laugh Aloud but preference is for Qemah , a dual Group One victor. Haute couture designer Isabell Kristensen has for many years been a fan of the Berkshire race meeting which is as much a social occasion as a celebration of sport. Read More »

Is Tom Cruise responsible for The Mummy's failure?

The 2017 version of " The Mummy " is the first in an effort by Universal Pictures to rebrand its legacy - the monster movie - for the 21st century. Three-dimensional, nuanced characters aren't something you'd expect from action movies but would be beneficial for world building. The sequence with the crashing airplane is wonderful and something I haven't seen before. Read More »

Bill Cosby case handed to jury

Steele recounted how both Constand and Cosby had referred to pills the entertainer had offered to Constand as her "friends". That doesn't say that you don't have the support. As they watched, Steele repeatedly asserted that, in a sense, Cosby had already confessed. Prosecutors called 12 witnesses over a week of testimony, and Constand was chief among them. Read More »

People Assumed Dead In London Fire, Police Say

The cause of Wednesday's blaze is still under investigation, but anger has mounted in the community amid reports that exterior paneling used in an extensive renovation completed past year may have been banned by United Kingdom rules. "Of that 79 we have formally identified five people". They say they will also use visual elements like tattoos and scars, in the painstaking process. Read More »

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

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Cosby, 79, is on trial on charges he drugged and sexually assaulted former Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. According to the deposition, Cosby engaged in "petting" with Constand "at least" four times at his home - each time initiated by him - and that she only rebuffed him once. Read More »

A big actor is completely unrecognizable in the new 'Transformers' movie

In this case, that menace is the Transformers' ruined homeworld itself, Cybertron, which is making its way toward Earth to replenish its depleted energy, and with a corrupted Optimus Prime as its herald of doom. The patented "Bay-woman-ogling" was surprisingly tame here, with the new Megan Fox replacement Laura Haddock treated as a regular character for much of the running time . Read More »

Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Toronto woman

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Cosby, who is present for the trial but will not testify, reportedly appeared to be shaking his head "no" during Constand's testimony. Under cross-examination by Cosby's co-counsel Angela Agrusa , Constand was being painted as a gold digger after Cosby's fortunes, a profiteer framing Cosby as fiend not friend. Read More »

Warriors to pay 'whatever it takes' to keep Stephen Curry

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Capitol. Their first shot made was a strong resemblance of what the night revolved around: three pointers. James' former Miami Heat team failed to land a championship upon the first year of their inception, they went on to win back to back titles, both in 2012 and 2013, a feat rarely achieved by National Basketball Association teams. Read More »

When exactly is the first day of summer?

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Conversely, in the southern hemisphere, today is the winter solstice as the sun's rays fall on the point farthest from the Tropic of Capricorn, or 23.5 degrees south. However, the land and oceans are still relatively cool, due to spring's temperatures, so the maximum heating effect on air temperature is not felt just yet. Read More »

Trump likely to reveal this week whether secret tapes exist

Steve Bannon had some harsh words to explain why Sean Spicer has been giving fewer TV press briefings lately. Mike Dubke resigned as communications director in May after less than three months in the job. Spicer opened up his first press briefing by criticizing the media's reporting of Trump's inauguration , accusing reporters of being "shameful" and "wrong". Read More »

Republican Handel pledges to work on health care

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The seat has been vacant since Trump tapped Republican Tom Price to serve as his health secretary. Between the fundraising and national attention, it all appeared just peachy for Jon Ossoff . The hotly contested June 2017 runoff election in Georgia's 6th congressional district has drawn much coverage and discussion in the weeks leading up to election night. Read More »

ECB Leaves Key Interest Rate Unchanged

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The central bank has been buying 60 billion euros ($67 billion) a month in government and corporate bonds, a step that pushes newly printed money into the economy in an effort to raise inflation . The inflation forecast is revised downward amid lower oil prices. However, their projections for inflation moved in the opposite direction. "Indeed, with stories circulating that the European Central Bank will downgrade its inflation forecasts through to 2019, the door is open for sustained ... Read More »