• President Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election
President Trump disputes Russian interference in 2016 election

Special counsel Robert Mueller has finished his meeting with leaders of the Senate Judiciary Committee in a secure room in the Capitol. "One of the candidates, as you recall, was predicting that the election was going to be "rigged" in some way", said Jeh Johnson , the former secretary, referring to President Trump's unsubstantiated accusa...

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  • Bill Cosby Beginning Defense in Sex Assault Trial
Bill Cosby Beginning Defense in Sex Assault Trial

Bill Cosby leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown Pa ., Monday June 12, 2017. As expected, Cosby chose not to testify. But jurors still heard plenty from him as prosecutors read them excerpts from his 2005 police statement and civil deposition.

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  • Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Thanks Supporters for 'Love & Kindness'
Cosby Accuser Andrea Constand Thanks Supporters for 'Love & Kindness'

It's unclear how many jurors voted for conviction and how many wanted an acquittal. It would be reasonable, based on the evidence presented, for the jurors to agree that Cosby is a sexual predator and still disagree on a verdict as to the assault of Constand .

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  • Akshay Kumar's Gold is Naagin 2 actor Mouni Roy's Bollywood debut
Akshay Kumar's Gold is Naagin 2 actor Mouni Roy's Bollywood debut

Mouni Roy , 31, is one of the top-rated stars of the television industry. Mahadev, she is now planning to make her Bollywood debut. Currently, the actor is holidaying in MI and enjoying a much needed break. The film is about human drama and will showcase more of hockey, the source said. Akshay had announced the project last year on social media, ...

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  • Canada retail sales rise in April on home supplies, gas prices
Canada retail sales rise in April on home supplies, gas prices

Economists had expected an overall gain of 0.2 per cent and an increase of 0.7 per cent, excluding autos, according to Thomson Reuters. Stripping out the effects of price changes, April's sales volumes were less robust, rising just 0.3 percent.

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  • May to unveil plans to 'protect' European Union citizens' rights after Brexit
May to unveil plans to 'protect' European Union citizens' rights after Brexit

The new Irish prime minister Leo Varadkar also briefed his colleagues on how he sees the border issue between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland , and the possible implications of the United Kingdom general elections . Quoting John Lennon's Imagine , he added: "So, who knows". Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said that as an A...

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  • Taylor Swift music returning to Spotify
Taylor Swift music returning to Spotify

Six months later she struck a deal with Apple Music for her "1989" album after Apple bowed to pressure and agreed to pay artists during a free trial of its new streaming music service. News, Taylor, who's kind of notorious for not allowing her music to be made available on streaming sites, released all of her music on streaming services last nigh...

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  • Senate GOP Health Care Bill Released, Protesters Removed From Outside McConnell's Office
Senate GOP Health Care Bill Released, Protesters Removed From Outside McConnell's Office

The Washington Post reported on Wednesday that the bill would seek to repeal most of the taxes that pay for Obamacare, give states more latitude to opt out of its regulations and eliminate federal funding for Planned Parenthood , a healthcare provider that offers abortion services.

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  • Should the Senate fast-track its health care bill?
Should the Senate fast-track its health care bill?

And some of the Senate's most conservative members could resist a bill that they view as not going far enough in dismantling the Affordable Care Act . "The president's health-care law has led to double-digit premium increases, rising deductibles, and dwindling choices for consumers", said one, Rep.

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  • The first 'Transformers: The Last Knight' reviews are in
The first 'Transformers: The Last Knight' reviews are in

The first two acts build up the plot and the world nicely. The first film's CGI was so crude that numerous skirmishes resembled spinning Rubik's Cubes. In the end, it's robots that save the show (and the world) somewhat. As a veteran of the silver screen, Hopkins knows how to play his role well, sometimes, underplaying his role so he will not hog...

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  • Senate Republicans Unveil Health Care Bill
Senate Republicans Unveil Health Care Bill

It's not even a health care bill! Senate Republicans , led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , released their so-far largely private health care bill online on Thursday. But it would be more gradual than the House bill, which cuts off the extra funds for new Medicaid beneficiaries in 2020. Ending Obama's expansion has been a major pr...

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  • 'Rocko's Modern Life' Original Cast Returning For Reboot
'Rocko's Modern Life' Original Cast Returning For Reboot

New to the cast will be Steve Little (playing a character called Cowboy) and the film's director Cosmo Segurson (as a pillow salesman). Rocko has trouble accepting this 21st century modern life , while Heffer and Filburt embrace every aspect of new technology, social media, and the endless diversity of food trucks.

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  • Bill Cosby Lawyer Claims Sexual Assault Expert Witness Is Biased
Bill Cosby Lawyer Claims Sexual Assault Expert Witness Is Biased

Sections of the deposition were unsealed two years ago in a different legal proceeding and became a driving force behind prosecutors' decision to charge Cosby with three counts of aggravated indecent assault on December 2015. She said it's not only common for a victim to reach out to her abuser, but she may attempt to find out what happened and w...

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  • Bill Cosby 'in good spirits' as he awaits trial verdict
Bill Cosby 'in good spirits' as he awaits trial verdict

Constand was a former employee of Temple University, as a basketball team staffer. "They are competing for accuracy", MacGregor said, adding that the longer the deliberations, the more likely Cosby walks. Constand claimed Cosby placed her on a couch, touched her breasts, forced her to touch his penis and performed digital penetration all wit...

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  • UK Buildings Found With Combustible Cladding
UK Buildings Found With Combustible Cladding

But, as a precaution, the Government has arranged to test cladding in all relevant tower blocks. Details of at-risk structures will be revealed after residents are informed, the Department for Communities and Local Government says. They will be rehoused if they need to be". Plymouth Community Homes said: "We have implemented 24/7 monitoring o...

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  • Threadbare government has run out of ideas, says Corbyn
Threadbare government has run out of ideas, says Corbyn

The centrepiece of the speech was the Repeal Bill on Brexit , one of eight pieces of legislation covering different aspects of Britain's European Union withdrawal from trade and customs to immigration and nuclear safety. But others expressed confusion, given the rumours that the queen is in fact in favour of leaving the EU. He said: "There wer...

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  • Britax recalls over 207K infant seats due to choking hazard
Britax recalls over 207K infant seats due to choking hazard

Britax is recalling around 207,000 safety seats. Britax says that it will inform carseat owners of the recall and will provide a replacement clip free of charge. The recall is expected to begin June 21. 2017. The affected models numbers can be found on Britax's website . They said no choking injuries related to the buckle have been reported.

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  • Petition: Remove Rodman from NBA Hall of Fame
Petition: Remove Rodman from NBA Hall of Fame

Warmbier arrived in the United States in a coma last week and died Monday. Dennis Rodman , NBA legend and pop culture enigma, has come under a lot of fire as of late due to both praising and defending North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un. " North Korea's government has a record of forcing innocent American tourists into decades of hard labor and o...

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  • Prosecutor opposes media efforts to obtain names of Cosby trial jurors
Prosecutor opposes media efforts to obtain names of Cosby trial jurors

In that time, the district attorney will attempt to bring in some of the 50 other women accusing Mr. Cosby of sexual assault to publicly testify in open court. But Camille Cosby's criticism of him was puzzling because he issued an all-important pretrial ruling that seemed to help the defence and dealt a crushing blow to prosecutors.

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  • Senate Republicans holding private meeting
Senate Republicans holding private meeting

The provision has encountered outspoken opposition from officials in states like OR, where most health plans on the public insurance exchange cover abortion. The bill proposes to cut Medicaid for low-income Americans and erase tax boosts that Obama imposed on high-earners and medical companies to finance his expansion of coverage.

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