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Arts&Culture Bill Cosby's Accuser Grilled for Alleged Inconsistencies in Story
Author: 0 Bill Cosby's Accuser Grilled for Alleged Inconsistencies in Story

The 79-year-old, for decades feted as "America's Dad", is on trial for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting a Temple University employee at his Philadelphia mansion 13 years ago. "I wanted it to stop". When Argusa pointed out that she contacted Cosby after the incident, she said she did it for her job, "I thought it would look negative on me and being a representative of coach [Dawn] Staley at the university".

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift Streaming Again - All Songs, All Platforms
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Streaming Again - All Songs, All Platforms

The " Bad Blood " singer previously pulled out her then latest album, "1989", from Spotify in October 2014. With the return of her full catalog, Swift brings albums such as 2012's Red , her 2008 breakout album Fearless and, of course, 2014's pop crossover 1989 to streaming services .

Arts&Culture Apple poaches Sony executives to lead worldwide video programming
Author: 0 Apple poaches Sony executives to lead worldwide video programming

The departure of Erlicht and Van Amburg follows leadership change at Sony Pictures Entertainment. "We have exciting plans in store for customers and can't wait for them to bring their". Apple's head of content Eddy Cue said the company wants to make video that's "unique and cultural". Apple fans have been patient over they years hoping for Apple TV to go far beyond its never ending hobby stage.

Author: 0 London terror attack: Scotland Yard makes 21st arrest from Barking

Armed police shot dead the three attackers just eight minutes after the first phone call from the public. The UK Police have released pictures of the London attackers' fake suicide gear, which were made of disposable, plastic water bottles duct taped to leather belts.

Author: 0 Dancing host Kevin Spacey steals the show at Tony Awards

The play also garnered an award for Michael Aronov, who received the award for Best Featured Actor in a Play. Dear Evan Hansen scooped the most Tony Awards of all the nominees, including Best New Musical. Spacey, who spent much of the show joking about not being the first choice for the job, got mixed reviews. Now their soundtrack for " Dear Evan Hansen " has soared to number after the Tony Awards win last night.

Arts&Culture Shraddha Kapoor Will Leave You Awestruck With Her Transformation Into 'Haseena Parkar'
Author: 0 Shraddha Kapoor Will Leave You Awestruck With Her Transformation Into 'Haseena Parkar'

In the one minute teaser, we can see Shraddha in a black suit playing a mafia gangster role which she has never played before. While there were 28 legal cases filed against Haseena , she appeared in the court only once. Directed by Apoorva Lakhia , the film shows Shraddha in a completely different avatar. Mumbai: Shraddha Kapoor, who has mostly played the girl next door in nearly all her films, will be seen essaying a dark role for the very first time in Apoorva Lakhia's upcoming ...

Author: 0 Inmates shoot, kill 2 correctional officers in Georgia

The two got a head start by taking and tossing the Honda driver's cellphone and leaving the other 31 prisoners locked inside the bus, Sills said. One of them fatally shot both guards, and then they jumped out of the bus and carjacked a driver who happened to pull up behind them on a rural highway, Sills said.

Arts&Culture PM May orders public inquiry as Grenfell death toll rises to 17
Author: 0 PM May orders public inquiry as Grenfell death toll rises to 17

British Prime Minister Theresa May is rushed away under heavy police guard after she met residents who live near a tower block in London where at least 30 people died in a fire. Metropolitan Police Commander Stuart Cundy said: "It may be - and I just don't know - it may be that ultimately some victims remain unidentified".

Author: 0 Rita Ora volunteers to help victims of Grenfell Tower fire

I used to play in that block - I want to do all I can do to help'. The fire that devastated the 24-storey apartment was first reported around 1 a.m. Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver also opened up his restaurant in west London , offering free food and drink to those affect by the tragedy. Alongside with her family, Adele visited a nearby vigil for the dead and missing, reportedly "asking if anyone needed help".

Author: 0 Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Audition Story Proves You Should Never Give Up

Also, I hope we get to see Gadot's versatility in other films since Wonder Woman will obviously open up the door for her to pursue almost any project she wishes. However, If and when Diana does return for another solo adventure, she's going to need someone new to hit after vanquishing Ares in the first movie. I made Wonder Woman .

Author: 0 Grenfell Tower tragedy: solidarity rally in Derry tonight

Sky News understands that around 70 people are missing, feared dead. The senior officer said he hoped the number of fatalities would not reach more than 100. City council chiefs have also written to residents in Aberdeen's 59 tower blocks offering "assurances" that the cladding on their buildings do not appear to be the same kind as at Grenfell Tower .

Arts&Culture London fire: Death toll soars to 30
Author: 0 London fire: Death toll soars to 30

Police barred their way and scuffles broke out, a Reuters reporter said . The protesters chanted "We want justice" and "bring them out". "Give us answers. He told BBC's This Week: "She should have been there with the residents, which is what Jeremy Corbyn was". Conservative former cabinet minister Michael Portillo said May should have been prepared to face residents' anger.

Author: 0 Theresa May orders full public inquiry into London fire

She was pictured talking to fire officers and staring up at the blackened remains of the Grenfell Tower , but was criticised for leaving without talking to residents. "What are you going to do about it?" "I've seen a lot of bad things and not far away from where I'm sitting, it really dawned on you". There are a lot of fearless firefighters and police and ambulance workers.

Author: 0 Yanez will not return to work for St. Anthony police

The city of St. Anthony says it concluded the public "will be best served" if Officer Jeronimo (yeh-RON'-ih-moh) Yanez no longer works for the city. The jury deliberated about 29 hours. The rest are white. Choi said second-degree manslaughter, which involves "gross negligence and an element of recklessness", is the most appropriate and provable charge in these circumstances.

Arts&Culture Jada Pinkett Smith calls Tupac biopic 'deeply hurtful'
Author: 0 Jada Pinkett Smith calls Tupac biopic 'deeply hurtful'

Rapper 50 Cent shared his own critique of the film with a post on Instagram , writing, "Man I watched the 2 PAC film, that was some bullshit". It's a role Ferrell said she was honored to play. "Catch that s**t on a fire stick". I don't know whether Pinkett was given the opportunity to respond to the portrayal when the film was still in development, but this was something that could and should have been avoided.

Arts&Culture Rihanna Is the Best Thing About DJ Khaled's New Video
Author: 0 Rihanna Is the Best Thing About DJ Khaled's New Video

The song sounds (and the music video looks) more than familiar with a sample of Carlos Santana's "Maria Maria," which, it's worth noting, included lyrics sung by a group with ties to Wyclef Jean. Music fans shared their appreciation for Wild Thoughts on Twitter in their droves. The song " Wild Thoughts " chronicles the back-and-forth between a temptress and her love interest.

Author: 0 Arkansas lawmakers criticize Trump shifting Cuba policy

Commercial flights and cruise ships will still be allowed to travel from the #United States to Cuba . Among other rules, the new Cuba policy is expected to prohibit US transactions with businesses controlled by the communist Cuban regime and restrict individual travel, or "people to people" travel, between the USA and the island nation.

Author: 0 Trump Appears to Confirm He Is Under Investigation

He reiterated tweets from Thursday morning about the investigation. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel shortly after Comey's firing . Mueller has already started the process of setting up and conducting interviews with a number of intelligence officials, including Daniel Coats, the current director of National Intelligence, and Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency .

Arts&Culture Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'
Author: 0 Wife of alleged Virginia shooter: 'I can't believe he did this'

Scalise was practicing for a congressional baseball game with several aides and fellow lawmakers Wednesday when James T. Hodgkinson - a left-wing activist with a history of domestic violence - opened fire on the group with a rifle. He had run out of money, his wife told reporters. Earlier today, Congressman Steve Scalise underwent a second surgery related to his internal injuries and a broken bone in his leg.

Author: 0 List of GOP lawmakers found in Virginia shooter's pocket

It's not clear if the piece of paper, which contained five names and descriptions, was a list of intended targets, NBC News reported. Reps. Scot DesJarlais (R-TN) (pronounced day-zharr-LAY), Trent Franks (R-AZ), Jeff Duncan (R-SC), Jim Jordan (R-OH), Mo Brooks (R-AL) and Morgan Griffith (R-VA).

Author: 0 Play ball! GOP, Democrats battle as one - Team Scalise

Glenn Thompson of Pennsylvania opened the morning speeches. President Donald Trump , who visited Scalise in the hospital on Wednesday, sent a video message that played at the start of the game. Although Scalise was able to talk on the ballfield, by the time he was transported by helicopter to the hospital, he was in shock. Trump added yesterday he's a "great fighter".

Arts&Culture Lorde Says Fame After Hit Song 'Royals' 'Rocked My Foundations'
Author: 0 Lorde Says Fame After Hit Song 'Royals' 'Rocked My Foundations'

She taps new energies, never to greater effect than on "Writer in the Dark", where a reverent, Kate Bush-inspired " I'll find a way to be without you, babe " lands like a great tragedy. The tour will start in September at Manchester in the United Kingdom, before hopping across Europe, her native New Zealand, Australia and then finally Milwaukee to open up her USA travels.

Arts&Culture Celtics, 76ers discussing trade for top draft pick
Author: 0 Celtics, 76ers discussing trade for top draft pick

However, sources have said that Boston has been interested in drafting Kansas shooting guard/small forward Josh Jackson , who worked out for the 76ers in Sacramento on Friday. Jackson canceled a workout with the Celtics earlier this week, but Ford speculates it's a move that Jackson made because the Los Angeles Lakers or Philadelphia 76ers would give him a larger role.

Author: 0 Democrats give trophy to Scalise in Congressional baseball game

Steve Scalise , a congressional staffer, a lobbyist and a member of the Capitol police force were shot Wednesday in Alexandria, Virginia , during a Republicans' early-morning practice ahead of a charity baseball game. The wife of wounded GOP congressman Steve Scalise says she is thankful for all the prayers and warm wishes her family has received since her husband was shot at a baseball practice.

Arts&Culture CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos
Author: 0 CNN sues Justice Department for copies of Comey memos

The probe reportedly zeroed in on Trump after he fired then-FBI Director James Comey in May, who testified last week he believed he was terminated because of his investigation into Russia's influence on the election . Gen. Michael Flynn . The memos catalog several pivotal moments Comey allegedly had with Trump, including the president demanding "loyalty". Significantly, Preet Bharara, the India-born former top USA federal prosecutor, earlier this week had said that there was enough ...

Author: 0 Trump restores some Cuba penalties, rejecting 'oppressors'

While noting that Canada has long taken a softer line with Cuba than US governments, Trudeau said he doesn't expect the renewed economic and travel restrictions would hurt Canadian business and tourism ties with Cuba. Both government officials and industry experts noted that travelers interested in going to Cuba will need to wait and see which concrete regulations are changed.

Arts&Culture Taylor Swift Returns to Spotify
Author: 0 Taylor Swift Returns to Spotify

Taylor Swift has returned her back catalogue to streaming services to "thank" her fans. In 2014, the Shake It Off singer pulled her music from Spotify , where she was one of the service's most popular artists, after bemoaning that artists receive a tiny royalty per song play.

Arts&Culture Katy Perry breaks Twitter record
Author: 0 Katy Perry breaks Twitter record

When she's not busy writing one-liners or shady subtweets about Swift, she inspires her millions of followers with her personal philosophy. He believed that bots account for about five percent of the users on Twitter. During the event, fans were able to watch Perry live in a house in real time as she did everything from entertain famous friends to engage in a therapy session .

Arts&Culture Family Guy will pay tribute to Adam West in special episode
Author: 0 Family Guy will pay tribute to Adam West in special episode

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 . In the penultimate Powerless episode, Adam West plays a character named Dean West, which is eminently suitable, as he was one of the unofficial deans of the DC media universe, the Batman that first won our hearts.

Arts&Culture First Full Trailer for 'Daddy's Home 2' Comedy Sequel No One Wanted
Author: 0 First Full Trailer for 'Daddy's Home 2' Comedy Sequel No One Wanted

In Daddy's Home 2 , father and stepfather, Dusty ( Mark Wahlberg ) and Brad ( Will Ferrell ) have joined forces to provide their kids with the ideal Christmas. What was not shown in this Daddy's Home 2 trailer is if the fathers begin to engage in a competition for their grandchildren's affection like their sons did in the first film.

Arts&Culture Will keep visiting Bihar till Nitish govt is uprooted: Yogi
Author: 0 Will keep visiting Bihar till Nitish govt is uprooted: Yogi

While addressing a gathering here, Adityanath said, "Nature will not accept this mismatch alliance". Speaking from behind a bullet-proof podium in Darbhanga on Thursday, the UP CM said that the Nitish-Lalu pair reminded him of a couplet by Sant Kabir that essentially meant a good person could not live with an evil person for too long.

Arts&Culture Woman hangs by teeth over Niagara Falls
Author: 0 Woman hangs by teeth over Niagara Falls

Erendira Wallenda is just happy to be back on the ground . The Niagara County Legislature set aside $35,000 for the act last month. Only a few dozen people viewed the stunt from the American side, compared to the tens of thousands who gathered on both sides for Nik's high-wire walk five years prior.

Arts&Culture Lorde gets real about haters on the 'net
Author: 0 Lorde gets real about haters on the 'net

The New Zealand born singer-songwriter is gearing up to release her second album Melodrama , and will tour extensively in support. I started to discover in a profound, scary, blood-aching way who I was when I was alone, what I did when I did things only for myself.

Arts&Culture May fighting to hang on after gamble fails
Author: 0 May fighting to hang on after gamble fails

Instead, she risked an ignominious exit after just 11 months in the post, which would be the shortest tenure of any prime minister for nearly a century. May on Friday resisted calls to quit - calls that came even from senior figures in her party. He said May was chosen by the Conservative Party last autumn to be the safe pair of hands that would navigate Britain through the hard waters of Brexit.

Arts&Culture 50 days of 'Baahubali 2', film still going strong
Author: 0 50 days of 'Baahubali 2', film still going strong

Dangal reportedly collected Rs 1000 crore in China, where it had an outstanding response from Chinese fans. Inspired from Baahubali , filmmakers are now showing the courage to spend hundreds of crores to make films that cater to pan-India audiences.