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Author: 0 Cosby jury deadlocked after four days of deliberations

Prosecutors have vowed to return to court after Bill Cosby's sexual molestation case was declared a mistrial in Pennsylvania on Saturday (17Jun17). The jurors have been trying to break a deadlock. "We will press forward to try to get that done, to get justice done". The case itself has followed a long path to prosecution.

Author: 0 Bill Cosby's sexual assault jury deadlocked

Judge Steve O'Neill sent the jury back. Judge Steven O'Neill gave them instructions to try again, issuing a "dynamite charge" or "Allen charge", meant to motivate an uncertain jury to reach a decision. If a mistrial is declared, prosecutors must decide if there is enough evidence to seek a new trial or decide to drop the charges. O'Neill's instruction to the group to keep working was delivered as part of what is known in Pennsylvania as "Spencer Charge" - a last admonition to the jury that ...

Arts&Culture For the 892734th time, 'Stranger Things' will not resurrect Barb
Author: 0 For the 892734th time, 'Stranger Things' will not resurrect Barb

Barb, a character who quickly became immortalized by Tumblr and Twitter armies who demanded " Justice for Barb ", was killed by the monster after being dragged into the Upside Down . Barb drifts away from the series' consciousness, but the Internet has done an incredible job of keeping her indomitable spirit alive and well. Being released this August, the 3.75"-scaled figures will come in two collections of three, each one bedecked in Stranger Things logos and old-school packaging that is ...

Arts&Culture Star Trek: Discovery Gets Premiere Date; Season Split in Two Halves
Author: 0 Star Trek: Discovery Gets Premiere Date; Season Split in Two Halves

The second half of the season will then resume in January 2018 . Fans have been asking that since the show was announced previous year, and CBS has finally given us an answer thanks to a tweet on Monday morning. The May premiere was also axed. For Canadians, the same release dates apply, but Canadians will watch it on the newly-launched Space GO app. "It's important to get it right, and " Star Trek " is the family jewels", Moonves said.

Arts&Culture Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna Celebrate Father's Day With Dream at Disneyland
Author: 0 Rob Kardashian and Blac Chyna Celebrate Father's Day With Dream at Disneyland

But, for the first time since they broke off their engagement, they were all smiles during their trip to the happiest place on earth: Disneyland . News, Rob and Chyna took baby Dream to Disneyland for the day. and Rob opting for his go-to outfit, of course. "They are amicable and get along when it comes to Dream ". Complementing Chyna's look, E! star Rob worked an all black ensemble as he pushed Dream's pram through the renowned themepark.

Arts&Culture Dead, missing toll in London fire rises to 79, police say
Author: 0 Dead, missing toll in London fire rises to 79, police say

Mr Hammond said a criminal investigation would examine whether building regulations had been breached when the block was overhauled. "Nowadays, we would not dream of building towers to the standards of the 1970s, but their inhabitants still have to live with that legacy".

Arts&Culture Father's Day creator was Renaissance woman, descendant says
Author: 0 Father's Day creator was Renaissance woman, descendant says

Sonora Smart married John Bruce Dodd. "We're going to have a good Father's Day, we all get together and have a great time, it's a great time of the year". By 1913, the idea had spread across the United States, prompting then President Woodrow Wilson approving it and joining Dodd to celebrate it in 1916.

Author: 0 High Court Says Offensive TM Ban Is Unconstitutional

The ruling could benefit the NFL's Washington Redskins, whose trademark was canceled based on the same law in a separate proceeding. Most prominently, the Washington Redskins football team, who have twice had their trademark protections revoked for having a name that "disparages" American Indians.

Arts&Culture Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Are Adorable Tourists in Paris
Author: 0 Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Are Adorable Tourists in Paris

And in an interview with Access Hollywood , Lopez reveals how awesome Rodriguez is, and he even crashes the video to congratulate her on her performance, in her Las Vegas show All I Have at Planet Hollywood. #whocareswhattheyregonnasay #allihave #danceagain #vegas #miami #montecarlo #sttropez #paris", the mother-of-two captioned the photo. J.Lo and A-Rod (yes, they even have similar celeb nicknames) were stunning together at the Met Gala back in May where Lopez's fairytale light blue ...

Arts&Culture LeBron James on 2017 Warriors: 'Most firepower I've ever seen'
Author: 0 LeBron James on 2017 Warriors: 'Most firepower I've ever seen'

It was his pull-up three-pointer over LeBron James with 45 seconds remaining that gave the Warriors their first lead since late in the third quarter that had everyone talking. "So we made enough plays tonight to still win the ballgame, but they made a couple more", added James, via ESPN . A year ago the Cavaliers became the first team to win a title after trailing the Finals 3-1 when they beat the Warriors 93-89 in the deciding game.

Arts&Culture After Tubelight, Shah Rukh Khan to do a cameo in Jagga Jasoos?
Author: 0 After Tubelight, Shah Rukh Khan to do a cameo in Jagga Jasoos?

I would like to work hard for my children so that they get the right opportunity, platform, the right first film. It was reported that the two have refused to promote the film together citing their breakup. Katrina has " Tiger Zinda Hai " with Salman Khan and " Thugs of Hindostan " alongside Aamir Khan while Ranbir is busy with Sanjay Dutt's biopic and Ayan Mukerji's superhero drama " Dragon ".

Arts&Culture Ileana d'curz mubarakan selfie
Author: 0 Ileana d'curz mubarakan selfie

Anil Kapoor will be playing the role of Arjun's onscreen uncle in the film. Well, not really. The versatile actor is set to test his acting prowess yet again in Mubarakan . In the poster, the stars of the flick - Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor , Ileana D'Cruz and Athiya Shetty- are all decked up, sitting in a auto, and Anil is taking the selfie.

Arts&Culture US Republican Steve Scalise shows signs of improvement after shooting
Author: 0 US Republican Steve Scalise shows signs of improvement after shooting

Mr Scalise remains in a critical condition after undergoing several operations, though word came from the hospital during the game that he had improved. Sava said Friday that there are hundreds of bullet fragments in Scalise's body, but "we have no intention to try and remove all the bullet fragments at this point".

Author: 0 Acceptance and diversity get major stage time at MMVAs

Other performers at the Toronto ceremony included Jonas" group DNCE , which performed " Kissing Strangers .' Lorde , who closed out the MMVAs with a rendition of 'Green Light , ' was named best worldwide artist, while Imagine Dragons won for best global group just days ahead of their third album, Evolve , coming out on June 23.

Arts&Culture Gal Gadot's 'Wonder Woman' salary was shockingly low
Author: 0 Gal Gadot's 'Wonder Woman' salary was shockingly low

However, it did not reflect in actress Gal Gadot's paycheck. Although it came in second to Cars 3 at the domestic box office, the Gal Gadot-led superhero flick brought in another $41 Million, giving it a total of $571.8 worldwide. In contrast, Iron Man Robert Downey Jr. managed to negotiate his pay day up to around $55 million for Captain America: Civil War, Decider reports.

Arts&Culture Doctors 'encouraged' by Scalise's improvement
Author: 0 Doctors 'encouraged' by Scalise's improvement

Scalise was shot Wednesday morning as a gunman sprayed bullets into a GOP congressional baseball practice. The congressman underwent another surgery Saturday, and the hospital says he is more responsive and speaking with family. "We are encouraged in the improvement in his condition in the last 36 hours". Lobbyist Matt Mika was shot multiple times and critically injured and remained hospitalized.

Author: 0 Seth Rollins Takes the Cover of WWE 2K18, Pre-Orders Open

The announcement was accompanied by a (literally) explosive new trailer where Rollins practically destroys the legacies of those who came before him. Rollins is the first full-time roster member to be featured on the cover since John Cena for WWE 2K15.

Arts&Culture Have you spotted Prince Harry's former flame on Love Island?
Author: 0 Have you spotted Prince Harry's former flame on Love Island?

Meghan Markle's jewelry collection recently grew by one after receiving a gold band from her boyfriend of less than one year, Prince Harry . Markle's new ring sparks another round of rumors that she and Prince Harry are actually planning a secret wedding in the Carribean sometime in winter.

Arts&Culture See behind-the-scenes teaser for
Author: 0 See behind-the-scenes teaser for "Pitch Perfect 3"

Front and centre you have Anna Kendrick and Rebel Wilson on hilarious form. Our look at his part in the movie features him hanging out with some US Army troops as well as wearing a fancy white tuxedo. Indeed, the stars are seen leaping from a boat into water, Rebel Wilson getting attacked by dogs and guest star DJ Khaled hanging out with some soldiers.

Arts&Culture London tower toll rises to 79
Author: 0 London tower toll rises to 79

The prince's embrace broke with royal protocol - touching royal members is historically reserved for handshakes - and instead embraced the distressed woman who was reportedly desperate to locate her husband who was trapped an elevator during the time of the fire.

Arts&Culture COSBY TRIAL: Prosecutors rest case against Bill Cosby
Author: 0 COSBY TRIAL: Prosecutors rest case against Bill Cosby

More of the deposition Cosby gave in the 2005 lawsuit filed by accuser Andrea Constand was read today in Cosby's criminal trial on allegations that he drugged and sexually assaulted Constand in 2004. At the time of the incident, Constand was 31, Cosby 66. Mr Cosby is not expected to testify at the trial, so the deposition is one of the only opportunities the jury will have to hear about the incident in his voice.

Arts&Culture Keith Urban wins big at CMT Awards, Underwood makes history
Author: 0 Keith Urban wins big at CMT Awards, Underwood makes history

Lauren Alaina gave a teary-eyed acceptance after winning her first-ever " CMT Music Award " for " Breakthrough Video of the Year " for " Road Less Traveled ". Hosted by CMT's Cody Alan and Katie Cook , the star-studded, action-packed pre-show will be based around fan questions. Who's performing: Among others, Miranda Lambert , Brett Eldredge, Thomas Rhett and Blake Shelton are scheduled to perform.

Author: 0 Watch Bette Midler Refuse to Leave the Stage at the Tony Awards

James Earl Jones, most well known for the voice of Darth Vader from the "Star Wars" franchise, received a lifetime achievement award. Whoopi Goldberg and Billy Crystal were among those in the opening number , but it was Kevin Spacey who won the audience over.

Author: 0 Roman Polanski sex victim to appear in court for first time

Roman Polanski's then-teenage victim from his 1977 unlawful sexual intercourse case made a rare appearance in a Los Angeles courtroom Friday and asked that the drawn-out criminal case against the fugitive Oscar-winning director come to an end.

Arts&Culture Finsbury Park mosque van attacker identified as Darren Osborne
Author: 0 Finsbury Park mosque van attacker identified as Darren Osborne

And witness Khalid Amin told the BBC that he heard him shout "kill all Muslims". Later, she visited Finsbury Park Mosque and met people from a variety of faiths. Although there was no direct threat against the Muslim community in East Hertfordshire the police are taking precautions to ensure they stay safe.

Arts&Culture Watch Foo Fighters Premiere New Song 'Lah Di Da' at Iceland Festival
Author: 0 Watch Foo Fighters Premiere New Song 'Lah Di Da' at Iceland Festival

I want to play the drums'". So like any rockstar Dad would do, he thought her a song and then got her up on stage in Iceland on front of 20,000 people to perfrom! The Foo Fighters are apparently feeling pretty generous these days; now rocking their way through the middle of an worldwide tour, the band has been doling out new songs on a regular basis.

Arts&Culture Bill Cosby may testify at sexual assault trial
Author: 0 Bill Cosby may testify at sexual assault trial

When asked if he ever gave the quaaludes to the young women without their knowledge, Cosby responded, "No", according to the deposition testimony. Portions of the deposition became public almost two years ago and played a major role in prosecutors' decision to charge him.

Author: 0 What we know: London death treated as terrorism

Police said the arrested man would be the "subject of a mental health assessment in due course". A further nine people were injured and taken to three different hospitals across the capital. Other witnesses claimed the suspect was laughing after the attack. "But we have to continue to keep the fabric of the society and this community of London intact - and come together".

Author: 0 Cosby Jury Will Hear More Deposition Testimony

Cosby's testimony in her civil case shows just how hard a witness he would be to control. His admissions in that deposition led Montgomery County prosecutors to file charges against him. McMonagle's tone became tinged with anger as he stressed Constand's misstatements to police about the day of the assault. But jurors still heard plenty from him as prosecutors read them excerpts from his 2005 police statement and civil deposition.

Arts&Culture Lorde sorry for Taylor Swift 'auto-immune disease' comment
Author: 0 Lorde sorry for Taylor Swift 'auto-immune disease' comment

Of course, Lorde had nothing bad to say about the friend who threw her a pretty epic 20th birthday past year. " Certain things you can't do ", she told journalist Tom Lamont. Importantly, he's the one who name checks a certain Taylor Swift , and he also introduces Lorde's response with a weird little caveat: "In conversation, she plunges into new ideas with the enthusiasm of an undergraduate enrolled on her dream course".

Author: 0 Celebrities react to Bill Cosby mistrial

Much has been said and written about the sex scandal that has torpedoed Bill Cosby's legacy - so much so that it can be hard to recall how he reached the point of facing trial on three counts of felony aggravated indecent assault. "Cosby's fame could have worked for or against him", said Gomez, depending on if jurors felt deceived or enamored. "It has been restored". Cosby was the first black actor to star in a network show, I Spy, in the 1960s and created The Cosby Show two decades later.

Arts&Culture Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel
Author: 0 Sessions Says in Letter He'll Address Senate Intelligence Panel

With reports circulating that Trump had been clashing with his attorney general, and that Sessions had offered to resign, the White House on Tuesday declined to say whether the president maintained confidence in Sessions. The committee has not announced the timing of the event, or whether Sessions will speak in an open or closed hearing. He removed himself after it emerged that he had met at least twice with the Russian ambassador in 2016, though he had testified at his confirmation hearing ...