• Cosby defense rests without calling the comedian to testify
Cosby defense rests without calling the comedian to testify

Cosby had said before the trial he would not testify. "They'll take the edge off", Cosby told her, she testified. "You don't put her in a bedroom for this...you put her on a sofa, you do what you do to her, and then you leave her", he said, pleading with the jury.

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  • Trump quiet on whether Comey conversations were taped
Trump quiet on whether Comey conversations were taped

Trump's assertion came after he branded Comey as a "leaker" and claimed "total and complete vindication" after ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director's testimony before a Senate Committee. James Lankford (R-OK) what he learned from questioning Comey and why the President was so interested in clearing his former NSA director Mich...

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  • Defiant May vows to stay on despite election blow
Defiant May vows to stay on despite election blow

Leader of the Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn was victorious in a close race against May, giving the left-leaning party the majority in the British Parliament . That was in part because votes that had previously gone to the anti-EU UKIP party were splitting evenly between the two major parties instead of going overwhelmingly to the Conservatives ...

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  • US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack
US soldiers killed by Afghan soldier; Taliban takes credit for attack

In Milwaukee, Pence commented on the shooting: "When heroes fall, Americans grieve". The US military command in Afghanistan released a statement saying that the "friendly-fire" incident "resulted in the deaths and injuries" and that an investigation is being conducted.

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  • Kevin Durant's non-foul on LeBron James looms large in Warriors' run
Kevin Durant's non-foul on LeBron James looms large in Warriors' run

That meeting in the Hamptons last July that delivered Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors always felt like a move that would change the National Basketball Association. The now 32-year-old was selected by his home team, the Cleveland Cavaliers, as the first overall pick of the 2003 National Basketball Association draft.

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  • Qatar Airways CEO: UN body should call Qatar measures illegal
Qatar Airways CEO: UN body should call Qatar measures illegal

He said Qatar desires to resolve the issue through negotiations. Qatar's neighbours, including Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain and Egypt, cut diplomatic and trade ties with the country, accusing it of supporting terrorist groups such as the Islamic State and Al-Qaeda.

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  • Brexit brick wall awaits 'clueless' Theresa May
Brexit brick wall awaits 'clueless' Theresa May

Arkush, a leader in Britain's Jewish communities, told The Times of Israel he believes the results of the election to be a loss for British Jews and for Israel. Others predicted she would soon be gone. The Times' front page said: "May stares into the abyss". The Scottish National Party of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon, which has domi...

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  • Trump tweets 'covfefe' and social media won't let him forget it
Trump tweets 'covfefe' and social media won't let him forget it

Even more surprising was the fact that the tweet remained on the president's account overnight, and it was only after six hours that Trump deleted it. "I have no idea what the intended form of covfefe is, but it seems that Trump mistyped - and a new vocabulary word burst onto the scene", Twitter user @nakashima1106 wrote Wednesday.

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  • Sarfraz guides Pakistan to Semi-Finals
Sarfraz guides Pakistan to Semi-Finals

The ICC Champions Trophy semi-final between England and Pakistan begins at 3:00 PM IST (Wednesday afternoon). Even as Sarfraz Ahmed's unpredictable Pakistan stand between them and a second straight Champions Trophy final appearance, England will fancy their chances.

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  • 9 jawans wounded in grenade attack on CRPF camp in J&K's Pulwama
9 jawans wounded in grenade attack on CRPF camp in J&K's Pulwama

The terrorists hurled a grenade at a camp of the CRPF's 180 Battalion at 6.05 pm, ANI reported. A police spokesperson told New Indian Express that militants armed with AK-47 rifles attached the residence of Justice (Retd) Muzaffar Hussain Attar at Anchidora area in south Kashmir's Anantnag district this evening.

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  • Trump to host new South Korean president at White House
Trump to host new South Korean president at White House

The ministry says they include 10 photos of USA missile launchers and a radar system installed in the southeastern town of Seongju earlier this year. Experts have long suggested that North Korea intends to develop a thermonuclear bomb that can reach hold targets in the United States mainland at risk as a deterrent, for possible diplomatic concess...

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  • Secret Service says it has no audio, transcripts of Trump 'tapes'
Secret Service says it has no audio, transcripts of Trump 'tapes'

Trump's aides have repeatedly dodged questions about whether conversations relevant to the Russian Federation investigation have been recorded, and so did the president. I mean, I will tell you, I didn't say that. President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with Republican Congressional leadership at the White House in Washington , June 6...

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  • Nearly 20 Million Viewers Tune Into James Comey Testimony
Nearly 20 Million Viewers Tune Into James Comey Testimony

Trump wrote earlier on Friday on Twitter that the former FBI head had vindicated him by telling the Senate Intelligence Committee that the president had not been personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe. Former FBI director James Comey . Can you tell us about those? However, Comey's earnest, boy scout performance will g...

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  • Trump Says Comey Testimony Proved 'No Collusion, No Obstruction'
Trump Says Comey Testimony Proved 'No Collusion, No Obstruction'

In his testimony to the Senate Intelligence Committee , Comey said he believes Trump fired him over the Russian Federation probe, and he accused the White House of lying about the details of the dismissal. Trump didn't answer a question Friday about whether he had recorded his conversations with Comey. During the press conference at the Wh...

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  • Theresa May's Gamble Crashes Conservative Party
Theresa May's Gamble Crashes Conservative Party

It was not so much that the Conservatives did miserably - just 1,688 strategically-cast votes could have won them the 326-seat majority they needed. However, she struggled to gain positive traction in the polls after performing poorly in interviews and refusing to participate in televised debates with the other party's leaders.

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  • Erdogan: Qatar Crisis 'Inhumane', Saudi King Should 'Resolve Issue'
Erdogan: Qatar Crisis 'Inhumane', Saudi King Should 'Resolve Issue'

Trump's push to crackdown on this type of behavior-not just in Qatar-is said to have fueled the diplomatic break with Qatar earlier this month, which saw several leading Arab nations led by Saudi Arabia ceasing all diplomatic ties with the energy-rich nation.

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  • 'We are not winning in Afghanistan': Defense Secretary Mattis
'We are not winning in Afghanistan': Defense Secretary Mattis

He then continued to pile on, observing that Congress has "sidelined itself from its active constitutional oversight role". "Congress and the Department could not anticipate the accumulated wear and tear of years of continuous combat use". Trump's budget is going nowhere without some compromise over domestic programs and taxes. HASC Tactical Air ...

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  • May in trouble as aides resign
May in trouble as aides resign

She also promised to deliver the changes she set out after the two recent terrorist attacks in Manchester and London , giving police more powers and tackling radicalisation. Students and staff at the institution, which bills itself as "the U.K.'s European university" because of its diverse population, also were anxious about how May was going to...

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  • BJP government in Gujarat distributes school bags with Akhilesh Yadav's photo
BJP government in Gujarat distributes school bags with Akhilesh Yadav's photo

In any case, when children peeled it off, they found another sticker underneath it - one that was extremely surprising. In an embarrassing gaffe, the Gujarat government's education department distributed thousands of school bags bearing former U.P.

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  • Caught on Camera: Municipal Council worker in Karnataka kicks woman employee, arrested
Caught on Camera: Municipal Council worker in Karnataka kicks woman employee, arrested

The incident took place at the Sindhanur City Municipal Council (SCMC) when Nasreena was observing fast on account of the holy Ramadan. However, CCTV footage shows him emerge from behind his desk, approach the seating area of Nasreen and kick her, even as she tries to move away and avoid him.

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