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Arts&Culture Cosby Lawyer Takes on Accuser as Sex Assault Trial Opens
Author: 0 Cosby Lawyer Takes on Accuser as Sex Assault Trial Opens

Encouraged by the prosecutor, she often spoke directly to the jurors, her voice calm as she recounted how she met Cosby while she was the director of operations for the women's basketball team at Temple University, his alma mater. "I don't remember passing out". She was almost hysterical. Her odd post-incident behavior goes further. The AP does not typically identify people who say they are sexual assault victims unless they grant permission, which Constand and Johnson have done.

Author: 0 Piers Morgan Apologizes to Ariana Grande, Praises Manchester Benefit Concert

And Grande earlier sang My Everything with students from Parr's Wood High school in Manchester, comforting 12-year-old soloist Natasha Seth, who was overcome with emotion. You're an admirable young woman & this is a magnificent night. He also wrote: "I thought Ariana Grande was wrong to fly off after #ManchesterAttack".

Author: 0 Ariana Grande makes triumphant return to Manchester

Grande, her voice exhausted from the long evening, paused with tears in her eyes before the song's coda as the crowd, made up of people the same age as those who attended her concert in the area less than two weeks earlier, watched on - no doubt exhausted, but no less passionate for it.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande's Mom Walked Through Benefit Show With A Comforting Message

The journalist had slammed Grande for leaving the United Kingdom right after the attack instead of staying and visiting the survivors. "Let no one take that away from you", she said. It was hoped that the former Oasis frontman would reunite with his brother Liam Gallagher on stage - putting their seven-year feud behind them - but he was not in attendance.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande Sings 'My Everything' with Children's Choir at One Love Manchester

For a concert that was planned in haste, the outcome was awesome. The crowd at the One Love Manchester benefit concert for the victims of the Manchester Arena terror attack at Emirates Old Trafford, Greater Manchester. The people of Manchester will always remember this heartfelt concert as a night to remember. Singer-songwriter John Legend Tweeted a thank you to Grande who set up the benefit concert .

Arts&Culture South Australian nurse feared dead in London Bridge attack
Author: 0 South Australian nurse feared dead in London Bridge attack

He's the second victim to be officially named after Canadian woman Christine Archibald who died on London Bridge. Hedge, who moved to London a year ago, had just finished her shift at Elliot's restaurant and was having a drink with her boyfriend when the attack started, Ross Hedge told The Courier Mail of Brisbane.

Author: 0 Ariana Grande joined by other stars in Manchester

A young girl, Lily Harrison, who was injured in last month's Manchester Arena attack, also attended the show to see her favourite pop star performing at the event, reported The Guardian. "And he loves you, and he's here for you", he said. You're an fantastic unbelievable young woman. The popstar had said she would be returning to the United Kingdom following the terror attack after cancelling her Dangerous Woman shows in London and Europe.

Arts&Culture United Kingdom police search property in Manchester attack investigation
Author: 0 United Kingdom police search property in Manchester attack investigation

No further details about any of the arrests have been released.Hopkins confirmed on Thursday that eight men remain in custody and a woman who was arrested yesterday has been released."My heart, prayers, and deepest condolences are with the victims of the Manchester Attack and their loved ones", she wrote in the statement shared on her Instagram and Twitter .

Arts&Culture Usher Reveals Why He Missed Ariana Grande's Manchester Concert
Author: 0 Usher Reveals Why He Missed Ariana Grande's Manchester Concert

The 23-year-old was joined on staged by several stars including Miley Cyrus , Katy Perry , and Justin Bieber . "I want to thank you for that". Ariana Grande has received an apology from Piers Morgan after he had earlier criticised her for rushing back to the United States after the bombing at her Manchester Concert in May.

Arts&Culture We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark
Author: 0 We Love Manchester Emergency Fund passes £10 million mark

In addition to organizing the event, Grande re-released her 2015 single "One Last Time ", and all the proceeds will go to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund . "This song, I would like to dedicate to all of you fantastic people here", she said , "all the people that have been affected by this tragic event".

Arts&Culture Universal's Dark Universe Adds Two More Monster Movies
Author: 0 Universal's Dark Universe Adds Two More Monster Movies

Besides the characters that audiences will be meeting in The Mummy , there have also been some recent announcements that guarantee that characters such as Dracula , the Invisible Man and the Creature from the Black Lagoon would all be a part of this universe of monsters.

Author: 0 Grande gets emotional during Manchester benefit concert

Almost two weeks ago, the Manchester Arena became the site of a deadly terrorist bombing that killed 22 people and injured at least 59 others. "I think that the kind of love and unity you're displaying is the medicine the world needs right now So I want to thank you for being just that".

Arts&Culture Raf Simons wins top fashion honors at CFDA awards
Author: 0 Raf Simons wins top fashion honors at CFDA awards

NEW YORK (AP) - Designer Raf Simons has won both top honors at the annual Council of Fashion Designers of America awards . Other honourees included makeup artist Pat McGrath, who was endowed with the Founders Award, and designer Rick Owens who received the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award .

Author: 0 She Prodded Her Boyfriend to Kill Himself. He Did

Prosecutors have charged Carter with involuntary manslaughter in Roy's death because of the text messages, which told Carter how to use carbon monoxide to end his life and repeatedly told him to do it. Instead, the court upheld the indictment for involuntary manslaughter on " the basis of words alone ". The final text Carter sent read , "Okay".

Arts&Culture Gurgaon gang rape-murder: Cops release sketches of 3 accused
Author: 0 Gurgaon gang rape-murder: Cops release sketches of 3 accused

In May police arrested a man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing his ex-girlfriend and is alleged to have smashed her head with bricks before running her over in a vehicle. Then an auto-rickshaw stopped and offered her a ride. Sketches of the three men who allegedly gang-raped the woman were released by the police on Tuesday.

Arts&Culture Patty Jenkins Is Attached To Direct Wonder Woman 2
Author: 0 Patty Jenkins Is Attached To Direct Wonder Woman 2

Producer Charles Roven represented Warner Bros on this matter, and explained to CinemaBlend why they made a decision to not include a post-credit scene. Speaking to Uproxx , (via io9 ), Jenkins said "It is for sure [set in the 100 years prior]". "It's definitely something I'm very , very, very interested in".

Author: 0 Hung parliament alliance between Labour and the SNP is branded 'nonsense'

Ms Stugeon said "we have to make sure we address the challenges we face" but added that she should not be judged on her record until the next Scottish Parliament elections in 2021. "That would mean Jeremy Corbyn in Number 10 and Nicola Sturgeon pulling the strings from Bute House". Nicola Sturgeon has failed to convince voters that education and public services are her "defining mission" in government, with most believing her priority is securing independence.

Arts&Culture Over 10000 'false claims' made for free Manchester benefit concert tickets
Author: 0 Over 10000 'false claims' made for free Manchester benefit concert tickets

Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Coldplay , Miley Cyrus , Take That , Usher , Pharrell Williams and One Direction star Niall Horan will lead the line-up at Lancashire Cricket Club's Old Trafford ground in the city on Sunday. Ticketmaster UK also took action against those who tried reselling their tickets by canceling their orders. Social media users expressed outrage that a charity concert could be turned into a money-making exercise for ticket touts.

Author: 0 British PM: Trump 'wrong' to attack London mayor

In response, Khan dismissed the comments saying he hasn't "got the time to respond to tweets from Donald Trump ". LONDON (AP) - The mayor of London says he doesn't care about the repeated insults he has received from the president of the United States, asserting Tuesday that he "really couldn't be bothered about what Donald Trump tweets".

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby's Jury Includes 2 Black People, 10 White People
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Jury Includes 2 Black People, 10 White People

A 12-member jury has been selected for Bill Cosby's criminal trial as both sides agreed on a final member on Wednesday after clashing over the panel's racial makeup. the evidence", Loyola Law School professor Laurie Levenson said. "It's one thing to set aside intellectually what you know, but it's another to set it aside emotionally".

Arts&Culture J.J. Watt throws shade at NFL Top 100 list
Author: 0 J.J. Watt throws shade at NFL Top 100 list

But Watt's complaint isn't that he was ranked too low . Wagner, who is back on the list for the second time in three years having missed out last season, is coming off one of the more impressive defensive seasons in Seahawks history. Watt is undeniably great, one of two three-time National Football League defensive player of the year recipients, but he had 1.5 sacks. Seeing as he is now healthy and still square in his prime, you can make a strong argument that Watt, despite last season's ...

Arts&Culture Beckham clears another hurdle in Miami MLS bid
Author: 0 Beckham clears another hurdle in Miami MLS bid

Commissioners in Miami-Dade County have approved a deal to sell Beckham's group almost three acres of county land, which would become the last piece in a nine-acre site for a planned 25,000-seat stadium. " Miami must be part of the soccer revolution", said Leiweke. The land deal is a major development in what has been at times an arduously slow - and often frustrating - process for Beckham in his quest to bring a franchise to Miami .

Author: 0 Playboy model pleads no contest for post of naked woman

The Playboy Playmate slammed for body-shaming an elderly woman at the gym past year pleaded no contest Wednesday in exchange for 30 days of graffiti removal. 'My experience with her, is as I said in my letter, she's always been a very nice person, ' he said. Mathers was subsequently banned from LA Fitness gyms and fired from her job as a radio host on LA station KLOS.

Arts&Culture Harrington receives six stitches in elbow after bizarre accident
Author: 0 Harrington receives six stitches in elbow after bizarre accident

Harrington shared the story via Twitter saying, " I was hit on the elbow with a practice swing by an amateur I was coaching at an outing ". The 45-year-old revealed that an elbow injury suffered while coaching an amateur had him fearing the worst, but will only be out of action for less than two weeks.

Author: 0 Man U return to top on Forbes' Most Valuable Soccer Teams list

The team brought in $405 million in advertising and sponsorship revenue, more than any other soccer team. Barcelona were second on the list with a value of $3.64bn (£2.82bn) while Real Madrid, who held top spot for the last four years, fell to third place with a value of $3.58bn (£2.78bn).

Arts&Culture Prince Harry starts countdown to 2018 Sydney Invictus Games
Author: 0 Prince Harry starts countdown to 2018 Sydney Invictus Games

A royal-loving fan who was even named after Prince Harry is not letting wet weather get in the way of meeting the prince at Sydney's Circular Quay. During his walkabout in the downpour Harry stopped to chat to Mary Ann Kavanagh, and she said afterwards: "I told him it was very nice to have him in Sydney and I apologised about the rain, he said "we need this at home - that's the way it is".

Author: 0 Pirates 5 box office sailing to $300 million

The film stars Johnny Depp , Geoffrey Rush , Javier Bardem , Brenton Thwaites , Keira Knightley , and Orlando Bloom . Dead Men is pacing toward the series' second-lowest opening in the USA, after the 2003 original. In fourth place is Alien: Covenant , which dropped from first place from last week and grossed only $13.75 million over the long weekend. Cybercriminals who said they had stolen the digital copy of an unreleased Disney ( dis ) movie may have been scammers, as the ...

Author: 0 After London attack, May faces election heat over police cuts

The carnage is the third such terror attack on British soil in three months and the second in London involving the use of vehicles as weapons. Both men were from the Barking neighborhood of east London , where police raids began shortly after the attacks Saturday night.

Arts&Culture British police identify two London attack suspects
Author: 0 British police identify two London attack suspects

But an investigative source told Reuters in Rome that Zaghba, who had a Moroccan father and Italian mother, had been stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 on suspicion of being on his way to Syria, and carrying material about Islamic extremism on an electronic device.

Arts&Culture London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May
Author: 0 London attack : Political heat focusing on Theresa May

Seven of the 12 arrested for London terror attack are women, said the London Metropolitan Police on Monday, even as the Islamic State terror group claimed Saturday's attack that killed seven people and injured 48. "There's an election on Thursday, that's the chance", he said, citing an "appalling" cut in police staffing levels. May said she has protected police budgets and increased the number of armed officers and matched Corbyn's finger-pointing with some of her own, saying her ...

Arts&Culture Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor
Author: 0 Shareholders to settle GM's fight with activist investor

The growth-potential stock was proposed to take advantage of GM's future mobility initiatives, including its Maven car-sharing program, its electric vehicle technology and its purchase previous year of San Francisco-based Cruise Automation to advance autonomous auto technology.

Author: 0 'Pirates Of The Caribbean' Sails To The Top Of The Box Office

Johnny Depp's fifth time out as Jack Sparrow is expected to earn a total of $62.2 million for the three-day weekend and a four-day holiday weekend total of $77 million. It has now surpassed the domestic, foreign, and worldwide totals of the original, which topped out at $773.3 million in 2014. Note: the numbers below are for the three day box office and will be updated as they become final.

Arts&Culture Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike
Author: 0 Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike

Late on Saturday (local time ) the three attackers drove south across London Bridge, mowing down pedestrians before stabbing bystanders in the nearby Borough Market area. Who were the victims? She died in her fiance's arms after being struck by the speeding van on London Bridge. Noting that the attacks were carried out in the holy month of Ramadan, "in which Muslims worldwide focus on pious devotion, prayer, charity and the cultivation of good character", the leaders said they would ...

Arts&Culture Gregg Allman, Soulful Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dies at 69
Author: 0 Gregg Allman, Soulful Rock 'N' Roll Pioneer, Dies at 69

No cause of death was immediately given, but the statement said he had struggled with many health issues over the past several years. Gregg disbanded the Allman Brothers Band in 1982 but fans wouldn't forget them. In 1995 the band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and won a Grammy Award for best rock instrumental performance for "Jessica" the following year.

Arts&Culture CNN Fires Kathy Griffin Over Donald Trump Beheading Stunt
Author: 0 CNN Fires Kathy Griffin Over Donald Trump Beheading Stunt

The often controversial comedienne drew heavy criticism as soon as the image was released. "It is clearly disgusting and completely inappropriate", Cooper voiced his outrage in a tweet . However, after facing a lot of backlash Griffin took to Twitter once again with an emotional apology and plea for the public's forgiveness. "I beg for your forgiveness".

Author: 0 George and Amal Clooney welcome twins Ella and Alexander

Both mother and children, born at a hospital in London, are "happy, healthy and doing fine". George has joked about the baby's names in the past, telling Entertainment Tonight in March that Amal "says I can't name [the twins] Casa and Amigos [the name of his tequila company]".