• Cosby defence rests after calling one witness
Cosby defence rests after calling one witness

As jurors watched Steele closely, Cosby faced forward away from the prosecutor and the jury. He also said he gave Constand three half-tablets of the cold and allergy medicine Benadryl before the "petting" began. Around 9:30 p.m, court officials made the decision to send the jury home, a decision that the deliberating jurors were in favor of, ...

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  • Senate's ACA Repeal Bill Is Built On 'Fundamental Meanness'
Senate's ACA Repeal Bill Is Built On 'Fundamental Meanness'

Certain provisions of the current health care law would remain intact, including covering pre-existing conditions and allowing those up to age 26 to remain on their parent's health insurance coverage . -Delay a new "Cadillac" tax on high-cost health insurance plans until 2026. To help pay for its expanded coverage to around 20 million m...

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  • Minnesota Twins take high school shortstop with No. 1 pick
Minnesota Twins take high school shortstop with No. 1 pick

Lewis, who turned 18 on June 5, hit.429 as a senior with nine doubles and four home runs for JSerra Catholic High School in Orange County. The Aliso Viejo, CA native was a member of the gold medal-winning USA Baseball 18U National Team in the fall of 2016 that defeated Cuba in October for the 2016 COPABE Pan American AAA Championship.

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  • Bring stability to Kashmir, then worry about Maharashtra, Shiv Sena taunts BJP
Bring stability to Kashmir, then worry about Maharashtra, Shiv Sena taunts BJP

Sena has never indulged in the politics of hiding behind someone. RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat and father of India's green revolution M S Swaminathan were Shiv Sena's choices for the Presidential post. The names doing the rounds as possible opposition candidates include former Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Sushi...

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  • Brexit Negotiations Begin! Could the Timing be Any Worse?
Brexit Negotiations Begin! Could the Timing be Any Worse?

The EU's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier said: "We are talking about orderly withdrawal first and that makes sense". The UK agreed to settle the issue of citizens" rights , borders and the so-called "divorce bill' with the European Union before discussions over trade begin, when formal Brexit negotiations finally got under way in Brussels ...

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  • Senate Health Bill Would Repeal Device Tax
Senate Health Bill Would Repeal Device Tax

This is the same language contained in the House Republican health care bill , which is bad news, as it means the provision is more likely to become law. "This current bill does not repeal Obamacare". "We'll hopefully get something done and it will be something with heart and very meaningful", he said .

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  • Trump Slams Obama for Not Stopping Russia From Meddling With Election
Trump Slams Obama for Not Stopping Russia From Meddling With Election

Johnson said at a House Intelligence Committee hearing that the extent of Russian hacking into computer files at the Democratic party headquarters in Washington and attempts to infiltrate state election records went significantly beyond past Russian efforts to influence USA elections.

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  • Presidential elections: AIADMK Panneerselvam faction extends support to Ram Nath Kovind
Presidential elections: AIADMK Panneerselvam faction extends support to Ram Nath Kovind

The election for the next President of India is to be held on July 17 as President Pranab Mukherjee will demit the office on July 25. BJP MPs and MLAs have been summoned to Delhi to do the needful, as Tuesday is the self imposed deadline to complete the process.

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  • Congress Voted For Former LS Speaker Meira Kumar As Presidential Nominee
Congress Voted For Former LS Speaker Meira Kumar As Presidential Nominee

Though earlier, the Mayawati-led BSP extended their support to Kovind, but after the nomination of Kumar, they recalled their support. The decision was taken after 17 Opposition parties met in the national capital today to pick their candidate.

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  • Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard
Senate GOP unveils 'Obamacare' overhaul, but not all aboard

Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen had said he was counting on the Senate "to improve this legislation significantly" when he dropped his opposition in May and helped the House narrowly approve its version of the bill , known as the American Health Care Act .

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  • London police confirm deadly high rise fire began in an apartment fridge
London police confirm deadly high rise fire began in an apartment fridge

Premier Inn has admitted it is "extremely concerned" about fire trap cladding on three of its newest hotels following the Grenfell Tower fire . They also said the Hotpoint FF175BP model had not been subject to any product recall and further tests were being carried out on the fridge.

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  • North Korea says US student's death a mystery
North Korea says US student's death a mystery

Twenty-two-year-old Otto Warmbier died in Cincinnati on Monday, not long after his return to OH after almost a year and a half in North Korean captivity. Soon after his family heard nothing more about his fate. His family had no news of him until 13 June, when Pyongyang said he had been in a coma since his trial after contracting botuli...

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  • Barack Obama Blasts The 'Fundamental Meanness' Of The Senate GOP Healthcare Bill
Barack Obama Blasts The 'Fundamental Meanness' Of The Senate GOP Healthcare Bill

Some Republican senators, as well as all the Senate's Democrats , have complained about Mr McConnell's proposal, the secrecy with which he drafted it and the speed with which he would like to move it to passage. He and others said the measure would make health insurance more affordable and eliminate Obama coverage requirements that some peop...

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  • Senate Health Care Bill Shows GOP Has Learned Nothing
Senate Health Care Bill Shows GOP Has Learned Nothing

Scrums only developed around senators who could feasibly vote against the bill, not lawmakers like Perdue or his Georgia colleague Johnny Isakson who people expect to be a "yes". "There are provisions in this draft that represent an improvement to our current healthcare system but it does not appear this draft as written will accomplish the most ...

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  • Whirlpool: London fire disaster fridge was discontinued in 2009
Whirlpool: London fire disaster fridge was discontinued in 2009

The massive fire that ripped through the 24-storey Grenfell Tower in west London last week started with a faulty fridge and manslaughter charges could be filed after the probe into the tragedy, the Scotland Yard said today. The Department for Communities and Local Government later said that figure refers to buildings with all types of cladding ...

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  • Road rage suspected in Muslim Va. teen's death
Road rage suspected in Muslim Va. teen's death

When the man got out of his vehicle, the girls ran away and didn't realize until later that Nabra wasn't with them, WRC-TV in Washington reported . He later found the group in a nearby parking lot, chased them on foot with a baseball bat and allegedly beat Nabra .

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  • Police says victim of London mosque attack died of multiple injuries
Police says victim of London mosque attack died of multiple injuries

After ranting about the demonstration, Osborne reportedly got drunk and fell asleep in the van which he later used to carry out the attack. But Mohammed Kozbar, chairman of the Finsbury Park Mosque, insisted that extremists were the real minority, pointing to the attendance of people of all faiths and none at a vigil on Monday evening.

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  • Israel razes lands near Nablus in preparation for a new settlement
Israel razes lands near Nablus in preparation for a new settlement

Kushner, a 36-year-old real estate developer with little experience of worldwide diplomacy or political negotiation, arrived in Israel on Wednesday morning and will spend barely 20 hours on the ground - he leaves shortly after midnight. Before the "Oslo Accords" officially opened negotiations in 1993, between Palestine and Israel, roughly 200,000 s...

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  • May offers 'fair deal' for European Union nationals
May offers 'fair deal' for European Union nationals

At the same time, while it was a priority, he said , to show progress in averting difficulties for troubled Northern Ireland as a result of being on a new EU-UK border, agreement on how the border would work would depend on wider future trade ties.

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  • 20 dead, 50 wounded in Afghanistan vehicle bombing
20 dead, 50 wounded in Afghanistan vehicle bombing

Taliban control much of Helmand province in Southern Afghanistan. The attacker drove into a crowd in front of a branch of the New Kabul Bank in the city, detonating a auto bomb so potent that some victims were blown into the nearby Helmand River, officials said.

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