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by | June 18, 2017 | 01:14

Constand's story led another woman to step forward, telling the Today show that Cosby drugged and assaulted her in the 1970s. He says it was consensual. The jury deliberated more than 52 hours on charges that Cosby drugged and molested Andrea Constand in his Philadelphia area home in 2004. Women bringing civil cases would also likely find it easier to introduce testimony from other accusers to support claims that Cosby engaged in a pattern of assault, said Douglas Wigdor, a ...

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:11

The Shimla civic body had been ruled by the Congress for 26 years in a row till the last elections. The BJP has supported 34 candidates, the Congress 27 and the CPI-M 22 candidates. It thus ruled the civic body with its three members in the present 25-member house with the majority of councillors belonging to the BJP. "Just a few months back, we won Bhoranj bypoll and now, this historic win at Shimla Municipal Corporation".

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:13

ABC said Rosenstein told Associate Attorney General Rachel Brand she would have authority over the probe if he were to step aside. The development comes a day after the daily reported that Mueller had extended his probe into determining whether the President tried to obstruct justice by suggesting to top intelligence and law enforcement officials that they end the Russian Federation investigation.

by | June 18, 2017 | 01:00

Trump's new policy retains key aspects of Obama's reforms, leaving full embassies in Washington and Havana and letting USA cruise and airlines continue service to Cuba , although it will make travel harder by requiring most Americans to come in groups and banning payments to military-linked businesses.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:57

After the New Zealand "All Whites" had cleared off the line several times, the breakthrough for the hosts came on 31 minutes when midfielder Denis Glushakov raced through into the box and chipped the ball over Kiwi 'keeper Stefan Marinovic.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:58

The Southern Poverty Law Center , which classifies ACT for America as "an anti-Muslim hate group", is providing updates on the events planned across the country . A counter-protest is also scheduled at the same location. The Council on American-Islamic Relations said in May that the number of anti-Muslim incidents surged 57 percent a year ago compared with 2015.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:56

They are accusing him of violating the United States Constitution , specifically the Emoluments Clause which prohibits US officials from accepting payments and other gifts from foreign powers. The first such lawsuit was organized in January by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW), an advocacy group formerly led by Clinton aide David Brock.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:48

Family friend Mirna Suleiman , 26, set up the online petition calling for British authorities to allow Mr al-Haj Ali's parents to say their final goodbyes at his memorial service. He asked them to pass on the message to his family in Syria, " said a statement from the group. Zainab Shaher, from Camden in London , said: "I'm signing this because his parents have the right to say goodbye for the last time".

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:44

Can Trump really act by himself and fire the special prosecutor? Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein affirmed his support for Russian Federation special counsel Robert Mueller on Tuesday, despite recent suggestions that President Trump was weighing Mueller's dismissal .

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:41

The Commission said the high-priority issue of the shared border between Northern Ireland, which is part of the United Kingdom , and Ireland, an European Union member, will also be discussed. "Our view is that a withdrawal agreement and terms of the future relationship must be agreed alongside each other", the department said in a statement Friday.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:30

Residents are encouraged to take precautions these coming days, especially by people who participate in outdoor activities, older adults, caretakers of infants and children and those sensitive to heat, county officials said in a news release.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:20

Conrad Roy's father, who has the same name as his son, welcomed the verdict , and thanked the judge before bursting into sobs. On Friday, the outcome of the controversial trial against Carter was revealed - and it was an unprecedented ruling: Carter was found guilty of involuntary manslaughter .

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:17

Varadkar promised not be the right wing leader which his critics fear and told the country: "I have been elected to lead, but I promise to serve". While Trinity has seen plenty of its graduates enjoy successful political careers, including current Chancellor of the University of Dublin , Mary Robinson, who is a former President of Ireland , it has never had a graduate elected taoiseach before.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:15

Well it seems as if Taylor Swift has changed her mind as her music will be back to Spotify and other streaming services later this month. No streaming service besides Apple Music was able to stream it. With that, Swift had the removal of all her albums from the rest of the streaming services . Perry recently confirmed the long-rumored rift while guesting on a Carpool Karaoke segment with James Corden on " The Late Late Show ".

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:16

The Conservatives are having to rely on the support of 10 DUP MPs after they fell eight seats short of winning an overall majority in the June 8 snap general election . "There is very little time left". May is holding talks Thursday with other Northern Ireland political parties amid warnings the expected DUP deal will undermine the peace process.

by | June 18, 2017 | 00:09

Meanwhile, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has demanded details of any Conservative-DUP deal, calling it a "nonsense situation". "I think it's very self-interested, putting party before peace in Northern Ireland - party interest before peace and stability in Northern Ireland - and I do think it's that serious".

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:35

Fred Warmbier, father of Otto Warmbier , a University of Virginia undergraduate student who was imprisoned in North Korea in March 2016, speaks during a news conference, Thursday, June 15, 2017 , at Wyoming High School in Cinci. Warmbier's release coincided with basketball star Dennis Rodman's latest visit to North Korea, though Michael Anton, a U.S. national security spokesman, told CNN there is no connection between the two.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:34

But leaving it in place would conflict with a promise Trump made on the presidential campaign trail.There was confusion over whether the policy would remain in place late Thursday after the Department of Homeland Security published a notice that it would rescind another Obama-era immigration policy.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:31

Comey also told the committee that he authorized the leak of the existence of a memorandum documenting the February meeting in which Trump made that request so as to highlight the need for the appointment of a special prosecutor. As attorney general, Sessions is unlikely to answer in detail questions about conversations he's had with Trump. In one memo, Comey said Trump tried to direct him to drop an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn .

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:30

He had a permit to carry. "It's not us that were on trial, it was the system that was on trial", Mel Reeves, a community activist, said. Castile was one of 1,092 people killed by police in 2016, said Teresa Nelson, interim executive direction of the ACLU of Minnesota.

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:09

British authorities are launching a criminal investigation into the London apartment building fire - as the death toll from the blaze has almost doubled, to 30. The local Grenfell Action Group had claimed, before and during a major 10-million-pound refurbishment of Grenfell Tower previous year, that the block constituted a fire risk and residents had warned that access to the site for emergency vehicles was "severely restricted".

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:09

George Conway , husband of presidential counselor Kellyanne Conway , threw some shade at President Donald Trump on Monday, criticizing Trump's tweetstorm on Trump's travel ban that's making its way through the federal court system. "The courts are slow and political! " the U.S. president tweeted. "No longer is it an executive order". He assailed the Justice Department for a revised version of the measure that he called "watered down" and "politically correct ".

by | June 17, 2017 | 07:06

But fury has grown in the local community at what people say is the slow response from authorities to the fire and a failure to inform families and friends about the fate of loved ones. Orkney Council is continuing its £1.1million project to install the cladding to homes across the island, but stressed last night it was a different type which was highly resistant to fire and said it was being installed using a different system.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:58

Those discussions involved the trial of Yanez, a St. Anthony, Minnesota police officer who gunned down Castile. Castile's girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , was with him in the auto when Castile was fatally shot by Yanez. St. Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez , in an image provided by the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office. Yanez, who is Latino, testified that Castile disregarded his commands not to pull out the gun and that he feared for his life.

by | June 17, 2017 | 06:55

U.S. President Donald Trump says that an investigation touching on whether he tried to obstruct justice stems from what he asserts is a " phony story" about possible collusion between his campaign and Russian Federation. The Twitter storm comes as it emerged Vice President Mike Pence had also hired a personal lawyer to represent him in the intensifying investigation.