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Judge declares mistrial in comedian Bill Cosby's sexual-assault case

Prosecutors had sought to have 13 other accusers testify in Constand's case, but the judge allowed only one, finding that more would unfairly prejudice the jury. Before the trial, a probable cause aff...

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Fridge-freezer maker offers condolences in tower fire

Fridge-freezer maker offers condolences in tower fire

Metropolitan Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack, who is overseeing the investigation, released the information on Friday. "What we are being told at the moment by the Building Research Estab...

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Wisconsin AG asks court to review Dassey ruling

The confession, is at best, questionable. There's nothing I'd like more than to come over and give you a hug cuz I know you're hurtin'. So, the legal rulings we are hearing about are whether the con...

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Duvvada Jagannadham Movie Collection DJ 1st Day Business Box Office Income Report

Duvvada Jagannadham Movie Collection DJ 1st Day Business Box Office Income Report

In this film, he is going to steal the audience love by appearing in a young Brahmin role. Allu Arjun and Pooja are busy in Promotions. But he wrote some very good dialogues. Devi Sri Prasad gets a h...

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Despite high temps, Royal Ascot-goers don finest outfits

Despite high temps, Royal Ascot-goers don finest outfits

Ryan asked for courage and he gave it. "Who knows, it would be great if we could get her here". O'Brien had to wait until the 10th race of the week, having fielded 11 losers in the earlier conte...

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Democratic Losses in Special Elections

Democratic Losses in Special Elections

The Georgia race ends as the most expensive House campaign in US history, with a tab that may exceed $50 million. "If we take back the House in 2018 then I think she'd stay leader", said Rep. ...

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'Genderless' Miley Cyrus Claims She's 'Ageless' And Feels Like 'A Spirit Soul'

'Genderless' Miley Cyrus Claims She's 'Ageless' And Feels Like 'A Spirit Soul'

However, while she likes to live her own life free of definition, she was quick to brand anybody who's not a fan of her beloved godmother Dolly Parton "weird". She told magazines this was something ...

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Queen's speech: Scaled-down pageantry, Brexit-dominated and glaring omissions

Each family whose home was destroyed is receiving a payment to enable them to buy food, clothes and other essentials, she said . As London sweltered in unseasonably hot weather, about 250 protest...

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Transformers: The Last Knight brings in $5.5 million in previews

The third and fourth movies are the only two in the franchise to cross $1 billion worldwide, and the studio is hoping that this global appeal will save The Last Knight , as it did with Dead Men Tell...

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Handmaid's Tale: Alexis Bledel Upped to Series Regular for Season 2

Handmaid's Tale: Alexis Bledel Upped to Series Regular for Season 2

Bledel starred as Emily/Ofglen/Ofsteven in the recently concluded first season of the Hulu series, a silently rebellious handmaid who is brutally punished for having romantic relations with anoth...

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Fatal mauling of teen shows danger Alaska athletes face

Organizers say Patrick Cooper was mauled after he got lost and veered off the trail in Anchorage . In the aftermath of the attack, Chugach State Park ranger Tom Crockett said that Cooper had done...

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JK Rowling Shares That Harry Potter Was Named After His Great-Grandfather

JK Rowling Shares That Harry Potter Was Named After His Great-Grandfather

Established in 2012, Pottermore served as an avenue for J.K. Rowling to continue writing snippets related to the franchise, as well as address some musings of the fans. [He] caused a minor stir w...

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Senate GOP releases 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Conservatives like Sen. Rand Paul , R-Ky., have warned they could oppose the bill if it doesn't go far enough in dismantling Obama's law . At least four Republicans - Texas Sen. "When legislation...

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Coats Tells House Investigators President Trump Seemed Obsessed with Russia Probe

Coats Tells House Investigators President Trump Seemed Obsessed with Russia Probe

Comey was overseeing the investigation until Trump axed him last month out of frustration with the inquiry. "I didn't tape", Trump said . The former head of the Federal Bureau of Investigation te...

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Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall on the Gulf Coast overnight Wednesday into Thursday , pounding several southern states with torrential rain, flooding and high winds. Louisiana's governor...

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Tropical Storm Cindy downgraded to tropical depression after landfall

Tropical Storm Cindy downgraded to tropical depression after landfall

The track of the storm has moved slightly north, according to Andrew Loconto, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Blacksburg, Va. The service also warned that the storm could produc...

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Russian hacking 'a big Dem HOAX'

Russian hacking 'a big Dem HOAX'

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is on the hot seat Wednesday after testifying on Capitol Hill that Russian Federation did indeed interfere in last year's presidential election, but ...

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GOP opposition puts Senate health care bill in jeopardy

Over all , the Senate would reduce federal spending by about $1 trillion over 10 years and use nearly that much to cut taxes for rich families and health care companies. Rand Paul , Utah's Mike ...

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Emmy-winning TV journalist Gabe Pressman dies at 93

Emmy-winning TV journalist Gabe Pressman dies at 93

But to generations of mayors, governors and ordinary New Yorkers, he was Gabe: the short, rumpled, pushy guy from Channel 4 who seemed always on the scene, elbowing his way to the front and jabbing hi...

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Scotland 2-2 England: Late Kane equaliser salvages point

In a boring game at Hampden Park, Gareth Southgate's side looked set to claim three points following Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's 70th-minute strike. "I have said before I would love to be England ...

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Breakdancing Zoo Gorilla Could Star in a Flashdance Reboot Right Now

Breakdancing Zoo Gorilla Could Star in a Flashdance Reboot Right Now

According to a post on the Dallas Zoo's YouTube page , at a younger age the gorilla captured the public's attention while breakdancing at the Calgary Zoo . This video comes from the Dallas Zoo , ...

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Obama Has Weighed In on the Senate Health Care Bill

Senate Republicans released their long-awaited bill Thursday, proposing to cut Medicaid and erase tax boosts that helped Obama finance his expansion of coverage . The program now helps low-in...

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Chinese automaker buys stake in Malaysia's Proton

Chinese automaker buys stake in Malaysia's Proton

Geely Chairman Li Shufu said: "Our partnership with DRB-Hicom will enable Proton to become the industry leader in Malaysia and a top three brand in Southeast Asia". It bought Volvo from Ford Motor C...

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Rubio a maybe, Nelson a no on Republican health care bill

Rubio a maybe, Nelson a no on Republican health care bill

KODJAK: The plan gets rid of those mandates and instead entices people to voluntarily buy a policy by offering them tax credits based on age and income to help pay premiums . People over 59 could...

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Staples Rebounding On Report Of Takeover Talks

Staples Rebounding On Report Of Takeover Talks

Hedge funds and other institutional investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. BlackRock Inc. increased its position in shares of Staples by 3,241.4% in the first quarter. During th...

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The Bill Cosby Trial: What Went Wrong?

Cosby will now face a new trial as soon as October, the judge said in declaring a mistrial Saturday morning. Bill Cosby talks to the news media as he leaves the Allegheny County Courthouse on May ...

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Peaky Blinders star laughs it up with Cruise on Mummy

Peaky Blinders star laughs it up with Cruise on Mummy

Future movies starring Frankenstein , Dracula and Wolf Man, among others, are anticipated following " The Mummy ". Aside from " The Mummy ", " Bride of Frankenstein " is the only planned movie to...

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Here's how pool sex spelled the end for 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Here's how pool sex spelled the end for 'Bachelor in Paradise'

Bachelor in Paradise Season 4 had been scheduled to premiere on Tuesday, August 8. "We are conducting a thorough investigation of these allegations", the company said in a statement . Jackson an...

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Daniel Day-Lewis Retires From Acting

Meanwhile, " Phantom Thread " will see Daniel reunite with director Paul Thomas Anderson , whom he previously worked with on " There Will Be Blood ", after the news of the feature was confirmed at th...

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North Korea denies torturing, cruelly treating detained US student Otto Warmbier

North Korea said on Friday the death of US university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a mystery and dismissed accusations that he had died because of torture and beating durin...

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Looking forward to making Senate healthcare bill 'really special'

Those with private insurance will experience higher premiums and higher deductibles, with lower tax credits to help working families cover the costs, even as their plans might no longer cover preg...

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Juror says Cosby trial panel almost evenly split

Juror says Cosby trial panel almost evenly split

Now a jury member has reportedly revealed the deadlocked jurors voted to convict the comedian on two counts of sexual assault by a vote of ten to two, despite an initial non-binding poll by the juro...

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Louis Vuitton channels escapism at sweltering Paris menswear

Check out the fashion show featuring " Signs " just below. After all, Drake's latest hits off More Life (think " Passionfruit " and even "Fake Love") have an island-like, Caribbean twang to them. ...

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Grappler Kavita Devi to be featured on WWE

Grappler Kavita Devi to be featured on WWE

The Mae Young Classic will be a single-elimination tournament where 32 of the top female competitors from around the world will participate. The daughter of WWE Hall of Famer and Four Horseman ...

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Trump rallies in Iowa following GOP victory in Georgia

Ruben Gallego, D-Ariz. With Republican Party victories in Georgia and SC, the special elections since Donald Trump was elected have the GOP undefeated in four outings, and it is something four-t...

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