• Cosby's fate in hands of jury
Cosby's fate in hands of jury

Steele, continuing to address defense statements, said a "romantic interlude" did not exist between Constand and Cosby . Prosecutors countered by saying "fancy lawyering" can't save Cosby from his own words - namely, his admission about groping Constand after giving her pills he knew could put her to sleep.

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  • Russia claims it has killed IS leader al-Baghdadi
Russia claims it has killed IS leader al-Baghdadi

The agencies cited the ministry as saying that the Russian air strike had targeted a meeting of ISIS leaders on May 28 in which Baghdadi may have been killed. The Iraqi Army based its earlier conclusion on a military assessment following a recent battle it fought with ISIS militants in the city of Tel Afar, located just 63KM from Mosul.

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  • Special counsel Mueller also investigating possible 'money laundering by Trump associates'
Special counsel Mueller also investigating possible 'money laundering by Trump associates'

The inquiry into possible obstruction of justice, which is a criminal offense in the United States, started days after Trump fired former FBI director James Comey , the Post said , citing anonymous officials, and marks a major turning point in an investigation that began almost a year ago as a probe of signs that Russian Federation was attempting...

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  • Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting
Congressional Baseball Game took on special meaning a day after shooting

President Trump and Scalise were friends as well as political colleagues. The hospital said Scalise sustained a single rifle shot in his left hip. The investigation is continuing, but it appears from his social-media postings and accounts from people who knew him that Hodgkinson had strong feelings against President Donald Trump .

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  • Trump dismisses obstruction of justice investigation with 'nice' tweet
Trump dismisses obstruction of justice investigation with 'nice' tweet

The Washington Post said that the Trump-Comey conversation was now a subject in Mueller's probe, according to officials close to the matter. "The FBI leak of information regarding the President is outrageous, inexcusable and illegal", Corallo told CNN.

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  • Admin. Revokes Blocked Program to Protect Immigrant Parents
Admin. Revokes Blocked Program to Protect Immigrant Parents

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly: the department is rescinding the DAPA policy that aimed to help the families of so-called "dreamer" children stay together free from the threat of deportation. A federal appeals court blocked the program, and the U.S. Supreme Court let that ruling stand in a 4-4 split decision a year ago. But the Departmen...

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  • India beat Bangladesh, set up title clash with Pakistan
India beat Bangladesh, set up title clash with Pakistan

While there is plenty of room for improvement, the final group stage win over New Zealand will remain as a highlight of the tournament for Bangladesh . "Skill-wise we're fine, but mentally we need to be stronger", Mortaza said. "It was another complete game". Kohli said that the game-changing decision was jointly taken by him and Dhoni .

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  • U.S. warships in Doha to conduct joint military drills
U.S. warships in Doha to conduct joint military drills

However, imports of the pay-TV network's receivers have been blocked in both the countries following the severing of diplomatic, economic and trade ties with Qatar on 5 June. Mattis and Attiyah also discussed the US-led military campaign against the Islamic State group and "the importance of de-escalating tensions so all partners in the Gulf region...

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  • Senate committee to probe Comey firing
Senate committee to probe Comey firing

Investigators have also been looking for any evidence of possible financial crimes among Trump associates, officials said. The results, which were a part of a Politico/Morning Consult poll released on Wednesday, found that 45 percent of voters said they trust Comey more to tell the truth, dwarfing the 32 percent who preferred Trump.

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  • Powerball ticket sold in California
Powerball ticket sold in California

The unnamed couple that bought the ticket chose to take the cash payout option of $74 million. The store is located in the midst of Sun City, a retirement community off Interstate 215 in Menifee, about 70 miles north of San Diego. "We're hoping they're a parishioner and they'll bring us a check tomorrow", said Blais, president of the Sun City Ci...

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  • London's devastating fire has a lesson for NY
London's devastating fire has a lesson for NY

We have all been horrified by the tragic events in London this week. An analysis report by the Melbourne Metropolitan Fire Brigade (MFB), which described "many contributory factors", said the first fire crews on the scene saw that the blaze had already swept up the external walls and balconies over approximately six levels and "only six minutes...

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  • President's sunrise tweet blasts 'phony story' on obstruction probe
President's sunrise tweet blasts 'phony story' on obstruction probe

Qatar's defense ministry says the country has signed a deal to buy F-15 fighter jets from the USA for $12 billion, completing a deal even as President Trump has accused the nation of supporting terrorism. A spokesman for Mueller's team also declined to comment. In general, it is impermissible to ask prospective government hires about their pol...

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  • Search continues for inmates accused of killing 2 guards
Search continues for inmates accused of killing 2 guards

Authorities said both men are considered extremely risky, Sills said during a press conference held at the Morgan County Sheriff's Office in Madison Wednesday afternoon. Highway 441 from Madison to Milledgeville. " I have their blood on my shoes ", Sills said, adamantly noting that Rowe and Dubose need to surrender before they are found.

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  • London fire: Theresa May orders public inquiry into blaze
London fire: Theresa May orders public inquiry into blaze

Prime Minister Theresa May promised an investigation and visited the site on Thursday. In addition, London Mayor Sadiq Khan called for an interim report on the fire to be published this summer. Thirty were still hospitalized on Thursday, with 15 in critical condition. Some people reportedly jumped from the windows, and one witness, Samira Lam...

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  • Australia police shoot hostage taker dead
Australia police shoot hostage taker dead

Australian police yesterday shot dead the man who had taken the woman hostage and said they were investigating whether the incident was terror-related. Khayre served a significant amount of prison time and was on parole at the time of the attack, the commissioner said. A police officer stands guard outside the Buckingham Serviced Apartments in Br...

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  • Sanders 'sickened' by shooting, says gunman had volunteered on campaign
Sanders 'sickened' by shooting, says gunman had volunteered on campaign

The shooter was identified as 66-year-old James T. Hodgkinson , of IL. "Our prayers go out for a full recovery of Rep. Scalise , the congressional aides and police officers who were injured", he said . The FBI and police officials said they would not share any information about the suspect's motivation at a press conference. Mr Steve Scal...

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  • AG Sessions to testify in public Tuesday
AG Sessions to testify in public Tuesday

Over the weekend, Sessions asked to appear before the Intelligence Committee instead of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees, where he was expected to appear to discuss Department of Justice funding. Despite Sessions' admitted talks with Kislyak, he has been dogged by questions about possible additional encounters with the ambassador, inc...

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  • Newt Gingrich changes his mind about Russia special prosecutor Robert Mueller
Newt Gingrich changes his mind about Russia special prosecutor Robert Mueller

Donald Trump told his staff, visitors and advisers he was convinced Robert Mueller was a part of "witch hunt" against him and contemplated on firing the special counsel, the New York Times reported Tuesday. Watch Catherine Herridge's report above. Chris Ruddy , a close friend of Trump and the CEO of the conservative media company N...

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  • Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment
Injured Capitol Police officer throws out first pitch in emotional moment

Capitol Police from just under $400 million this year is among the ideas under consideration. "We would not be here today if it was not for the thin blue line that the Capitol Police did", he continued. "If somebody is coming after a member of Congress, you don't want to be anywhere nearby". "I've had threats, and most members I know have had thr...

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  • Labour advance in UK election inspires a Bernie Sanders supporter
Labour advance in UK election inspires a Bernie Sanders supporter

At the time, she was considered a strong favorite against Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn. "Instead she has lost an election, she promised not to have and is now in a terribly weak position to start the negotiations in which she hasn't got anything to say, which she might not be able to have anyway".

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