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Judge declares mistrial in Cosby's trial

Cosby has denied all their claims. Dunham, who in 2014 wrote about a sexual assault committed against her , said Saturday that " Bill Cosby's trial i...


Jada Pinkett Smith calls Tupac biopic 'deeply hurtful'

He had to leave abruptly and it wasn't to pursue his career ... She added, "Pac never said goodbye to me before leaving for LA". We never had an argument back...


Hollywood reacts to Bill Cosby mistrial

In a statement read aloud by one of Cosby's aides, his wife, Camille, who attended only a couple of hours of the trial , took aim at the prosecutors and the ...


The Bill Cosby mistrial: How we got here

Within minutes of the mistrial being declared, the Montgomery County District Attorney's office announced in court and online that they will retry the case. Jud...


In Cincinnati Trump calls on Democrats to help rebuild United States infrastructure

He alluded to his decision last week to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate accord, boasting that "we will never let outside forces tell us what t...


Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 91st birthday with London parade

Charlotte, carried by the Duchess of Cambridge , pointed into the crowd while George looked unimpressed as he rested his face in his hands. As a result, and ...


58 missing, presumed dead in London fire : London police

He said a police investigation by specialist detectives would "establish the facts to provide, as best we possible, answers for those so deeply and tragically...


NBC to air Jones interview despite efforts to 'distract'

It says "the wounds are understandably still so raw" in the state. Out of respect for the families of the Sandy Hook victims, the NBC-owned Newtown station WVIT...


Simon Cowell to release charity single for Grenfell Tower fire victims

Simon Cowell has announced a charity single to help the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire. "I drove up very near it, because you can't get too close, but ...


Supergirl is Getting Two New Showrunners

Andrew Kreisberg , who has served as a co-showrunner in both seasons, will remain with the series and be joined by two familiar faces who will share Adler's for...


Prosecutors vow to retry Cosby

The Pennsylvania jury that deadlocked on the fate of Bill Cosby mirrored the split in the court of public opinion. He remains free on bail until the next t...


Manchester Arena will be closed until September

A press release says: "The news follows last month's tragic incident at Manchester Arena and its subsequent temporary closure, which left the venue with no opti...


'Bachelor in Paradise' suspended over alleged misconduct on set

According to TMZ , production has been shut down in Sayulita, Mexico by ABC and contestants have been "dismissed" after allegations of "misconduct" and allege...


The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

Huxtable, to convict Fat Albert. that he couldn't have done this terrible thing". Prosecutors argued that Cosby drugged Constand to incapacitate her so he cou...


Bill Cosby jury remains at impasse, testing patience of judge, defence

A trial attorney said that the jury's long deliberation time and request to clarify the concept of "reasonable doubt" in Bill Cosby's trial could possibly res...


In tweets, Trump confirms he's under investigation

That would appear to be a shot across the bow of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , the most senior Justice Department official involved in the Russian F...


Mistrial Declared In Bill Cosby Case After Jury Deadlocks Again

Cosby's trial started June 5 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. "Too often these types of crimes, sexual assaults, do not get reported , especially cases where a...


Another police shooting acquittal worries black gun owners

He said the last two holdouts eventually agreed on acquittal. Despite the existence of video taken by Castile's girlfriend, who sat next to him in the vehicle...


Lena Dunham, Kumail Nanjiani, Alleged Victim React to Bill Cosby Mistrial

Allred represents about 30 such women. In other words, it's too early to celebrate, Mr. Cosby. "Round two may just be around the corner and this time justice wi...


Gatland ups niggle as Lions win

In the second half, as steady drizzle made handling hard, Takulua closed the gap with his second penalty before Davies added three more for Wales. Meanwhile, ...


Cosby offered to pay for accusers graduate studies

In the 1970s, Bill Cosby had seven prescriptions for Quaaludes. Ms. Johnson testified that Mr. Cosby pressured her to take a large white pill that knocked h...


Andrea Constand Testifies on Day 2 of Bill Cosby Trial

I was very limp", Constand said during her testimony . The pioneering American black actor faces three counts of aggravated indecent assault, with each carry...


Statement from Cosby's wife assailing judge, prosecutors

The Associated Press does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they grant permission. Constand told jurors Cos...


Ryan Reynolds Shares First Peek at Deadpool 2 Filming

Those two mutants were the only proper members of the X-Men to appear in the first Deadpool film - a fact that served as the basis for a joke in the movie, co...


Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case Ends in Mistrial

All told, if found guilty, Cosby could spend the rest of his life in prison. "I have no authority to do this", Judge Steven O'Neill said in the 52nd hour ...


Megyn Kelly Criticized By Sandy Hook Parents For Alex Jones Interview

An anti-gun violence organization founded by parents of children killed at the Sandy Hook Elementary School has dumped Megyn Kelly as host of an event in Wa...


Daniel Berger defends FedEx St Jude Classic title in Memphis

South African Charl Schwartzel shot a 66 and South Korean Whee Kim shot a 67 to finish in second, one shot back. Langer, who has almost made $1.7 million so...


Roman Polanski's Sexual Assault Victim To Appear In Court On His Behalf

She has been asking the court to terminate this case for years. "Your words mean a lot to this court", he said. "There is a person who holds the key to that c...


Connecticut NBC affiliate won't air Alex Jones interview

For almost two decades Jones has spread hurtful and harmful conspiracy theories. Parents and family members of those murdered in the Sandy Hook massacre were ...


Judge declares mistrial in Cosby sexual assualt trial

But he finally concluded Saturday that they could not reach a verdict. "And I want to thank the jury for their long days. And the jury stuck to what they were...


London fire: Death toll rises to 58

Commander Stuart Cundy, of the Metropolitan Police , said that number "may increase" and that the "significant" recovery operation is likely to take weeks. She...


Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby: 'Round 2 is coming'

A jury of seven men and five women could not reach a verdict on the three charges filed against Bill Cosby in connection with allegedly sexually assaulting A...


Cosby Trial Ends In Mistrial

During her cross-examination, McMonagle exposed that Valliere was biased, and had previously expressed interest in the case through Facebook posts and comments....


Bat-Signal lights up Los Angeles in tribute to Adam West

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles became Gotham City Thursday night as the Bat-Signal glowed at City Hall in honor of late Batman actor Adam West . Despite b...


Erendira Wallenda hangs out of helicopter by teeth, toes over Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls once again welcomed a Wallenda performance. Flying just above the mist from the famed falls, Wallenda used a hoop for her aerial routine that i...