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The jurors have asked Judge O'Neill a total of four questions seeking clarification and re-reading of excerpts of Cosby's own words about his 2004 encounter with accuser Andrea Constand at his nearby home. Cosby says they enjoyed a mutual "petting" session. For example, she said the assault that occurred at his Cheltenham home was the only time she was ever alone with Cosby .
  • Tom Cruise Was Terrified by Boris Karloff's 'The Mummy'

    Tom Cruise Was Terrified by Boris Karloff's 'The Mummy'

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    This time with a fresh take on The Mummy . I can still remember the Brendan Fraser version which had an all-pervasive sense of fun and adventure with some horror effects thrown in for good measure. This sounds like it should be tolerable to watch, and sometimes it is, early on; Cruise is enjoyable when he's doing movie-star light banter and getting punched out, and we get some pleasant glimpses of Russell Crowe hamming it up as a character named Dr.
  • Thousands Walk To Slain Muslim Teen's Funeral In Virginia

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    Advocacy groups are now calling on authorities to investigate the murder of Nabra Hassanen as a hate crime . Choking back tears, he added, "It could have been anybody". Bhuiyan said she has always felt safe walking from ADAMS in her hijab, and she's rattled that the typical teenage trek to McDonald's ended in tragedy.
  • Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5

    Cosby Trial: Deadlocked Jury Deliberates on Day 5

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    Jurors who have appeared stressed and even angry seemed more upbeat as they left court outside Philadelphia Thursday night than on previous nights, despite enduring another marathon session. O'Neill said. On Friday, the jury asked to review multiple pieces of evidence, including Cosby's 2006 deposition testimony about quaaludes, a now-banned party drug.
  • Karen Handel speaks to FOX 5 following 6th District win

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    Money was pumped into Ossoff's congressional bid by Democrats and the #Resist movement across the country. Yesterday's victory demonstrates Republican roots in the race to replace party officials who left Congress to join the Trump administration, according to The Atlantic analysis .
  • NRCC Rubs Georgia Victory In Dems Faces

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    The Georgia loss sparked a quick reaction from Democrats . "Do you think she's doing a good job, congresswoman?" Democrats retained a heavily Democratic seat in a June 6 California race between two Democrats. CNN's panel of propaganda pushers were sad Karen Handel crushed their boy. Notice those words: "relentlessly localized". But a loss is still a loss, and the candidates of the anti-Trump party keep on falling short.
  • Bad wrap? Don't believe the haters about 'The Mummy'

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    Filming for The Mummy took place in England and Namibia throughout 2016. In this one, there is no Brendan Fraser insight. Nick Morton (Cruise) and Chris Vail ( Jake Johnson; New Girl ) are soldiers who are doing advanced reconnaissance in Iraq .
  • President Trump Heads to Iowa Following GOP Congressional Wins

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    Krueger said Georgia could taper GOP anxiety on the American Health Care Act, the Obamacare repeal-and-replace effort now making its way through the Senate . But in politics, as in baseball, moral victories don't show up in the standings. "We need to have that discussion", Rep. Seth Moulton , a 38-year-old Democrat and Iraq War veteran from MA, told NBC News of whether Pelosi should stick around.
  • Key Tory manifesto bills missing from Queen's Speech, with focus on Brexit

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    The Times branded May's administration the "stumbling husk of a zombie government" and said she was now "so weak that she can not arbitrate between squabbling cabinet ministers". "This is a government without a majority, without a mandate, without a serious legislative programme, led by a prime minister who has lost her authority", Corbyn said.
  • Scalise's condition upgraded to serious: He 'is speaking with his loved ones'

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    His doctors cautioned, however, that he remained in critical condition and would "be in the hospital for some time". "We have exceeded 20,000 in ticket sales", the post said. For now, Scalise remains in critical condition in the hospital's intensive care unit. President Donald Trump said Friday that Steve Scalise "took a bullet for all of us".
  • USA pushing China to rein in companies that deal with NKorea

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    However, there is no indication whether any military response would actually happen. Like past presidents, Trump is finding the US has limited scope for punishing North Korea , particularly over the arrest of USA citizens. According to the New York Times , two were arrested in the last two months - Tony Kim, also known as Kim Sang-duk, on April 23 , and Kim Hak-song, also known as Jin Xue Song, on May 6 , according to the New York Times , with each accused of "hostile acts".
  • Nik Wallenda's wife performs risky stunts over Niagra Falls

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    Erendira Wallenda planned the stunt to mark the fifth anniversary of her husband's televised death-defying 1,800 foot tightrope walk from the NY side of Niagara Falls into Canada. Nik described his wife's performance Thursday as "absolutely awesome". He added: "It is just as much of a challenge, in fact more of a challenge often, because you're anxious you're going to get tangled up in it".
  • Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns

    Uber CEO Travis Kalanick Resigns

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    The Uber chief then consulted with at least one Uber board member and after long discussions with some of the investors, he agreed to step down. Previously, he had said he would take a temporary leave of absence in the wake of an investigation into Uber's company culture, which was said to foster harassment and discrimination.
  • Keshia Knight Pulliam Would Be 'Disappointed' if Cosby Found Guilty, But…

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    He says they were lovers and their encounter was consensual. Prosecutors have tried to portray Cosby as a serial predator, calling a second woman, Kelly Johnson, to testify that he sexually assaulted her in 1996 and showing jurors his deposition testimony in which he admitted giving young women sedatives in the 1970s.
  • Philippines: Militants control 20 percent of Marawi city

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    Later, in Manila, he watched dead soldiers return from the front lines. The plane, an OV-10 Bronco, turned and dove straight down on the city center, firing off two bombs before suddenly pulling up its nose and spiraling away. The group may have cells outside Marawi on the surrounding island Mindanao, some analysts say, and it may be backing a crime racket rather than a political cause.
  • Trump says China has failed over North Korea

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    It is unclear how he fell ill. "It's a total disgrace what happened to Otto ", President Donald Trump told reporters Tuesday. "Surrounded by his loving family, Otto died today at 2:20pm". Following Warmbier's death , the tour group that arranged his trip said it would no longer take Americans into the isolated country. "There has still been nearly no information disclosed about his period in detention", the company said in its Facebook statement.
  • McCain says Americans should stay out of North Korea

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    State Department special representative Joseph Yun learned of Warmbier's deteriorating health in a meeting with North Korean UN Mission Ambassador Pak Kil-yon in New York City, the senior State Department official said. He changed his tune on on Tuesday, saying on Twitter that Xi had "tried" to help the USA, but he'd been unsuccessful. The U.S. government accuses North Korea of using such detainees as political pawns.
  • The 2nd Game Of Thrones Trailer Just Dropped & #WinterIsHere

    The 2nd Game Of Thrones Trailer Just Dropped & #WinterIsHere

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    On Wednesday, HBO dropped a new preview on the first day of summer to remind us that despite the warm weather, winter is here. Read: How Will The Lannisters Meet Their Maker In Season 7 Of "Game Of Thrones"? Game Of Thrones is well known for delivering some of the best battles on television and I can happily say that after watching this trailer, season seven looks like the most brutal so far.
  • Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Hire Surrogate for Third Child

    Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Hire Surrogate for Third Child

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    At first, Kim wasn't sure about using a surrogate . Kardashian's representative did not respond to a request for comment. Kardashian spoke about the possibility of using a surrogate in an episode of the family's reality show " Keeping up with the Kardashians " back in November 2016, People reported .
  • After Georgia, Republicans celebrating, Democrats searching

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    Karen Handel retained the Atlanta seat with 53 percent of the vote, against 47 percent for her Democratic rival Jon Ossoff . He had won the seat with a 23 point lead. Democrats celebrated the fact that they had turned a conservative stronghold into a competitive district. "If we do do that, I think we've got a really strong chance of taking back the House", Coons said .
  • A big actor is completely unrecognizable in the new 'Transformers' movie

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    Isabela Moner's Izabella doesn't impress, unless you like pensive shots of her looking stoic, while Haddock's Vivian Wembley is really nothing more than eye candy. "It's unbelievable and it's inspiring, you know, to just kind of drive down the street and see that people, you know, won't be told (how) to live their lives".
  • Prosecution rests its case in Cosby trial

    Prosecution rests its case in Cosby trial

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    Bill Cosby says he apologized to the family of the woman he is accused of drugging and assaulting because he was afraid her mother thought he was "a dirty old man ", according to testimony read to the jury Friday at the comedian's trial. But there was something she wanted from him - something he was willing to give. "I apologized", Cosby had said, his words also being projected for the courtroom on a large screen.
  • Mark Wahlberg: 'Nobody is good enough to date my daughter'

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    Why do we keep paying money to see these movies knowing that they are so awful? In the seemingly never-ending procession of summer blockbusters that are now part of a enormous, expanded universe that is all the rage right now, it's the turn of the Robots in Disguise to join the party with the fifth installment in the wildly successful franchise based on the popular cartoon and toys from the 1980's.
  • When exactly is the first day of summer?

    When exactly is the first day of summer?

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    The southern hemisphere celebrates the winter solstice - the shortest day of the year - on the day the northern hemisphere celebrates the summer solstice . So, while the summer solstice has the longest daylight hours, that day does not correspond to the earliest sunrise or the latest sunset. Only on this day, the rays of the rising sun reach the middle stones of the stone circle erected around 2500 BCE.
  • Republicans win key USA congressional election

    Republicans win key USA congressional election

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    A Handel win could energise Republicans, boosting their efforts with health care and tax reform legislation. Democrats are now 0 for 4 in converting special elections this year, following earlier losses in Republican-held districts in Kansas and Montana .
  • Republican Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in runoff — Georgia special election

    Republican Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in runoff — Georgia special election

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    And frankly, if you look at the vote totals in Georgia , and another special election on Tuesday in SC, it's now four straight special elections where Democrats have done dramatically better than back in November. Ossoff, 30, raised more than $23 million and burned through nearly all of it, in what became the most expensive House race in history-and one of the most high-profile.
  • European Central Bank shifts view on rates: no new cuts needed

    European Central Bank shifts view on rates: no new cuts needed

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    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi argues wages - which he dubs the "linchpin" of price growth - are not rising fast enough to drive inflation . Mr Draghi said it had made huge difference to lending across the eurozone: "Financing conditions remain extremely favourable, and this is because of QE".
  • Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets a makeover

    Barbie's boyfriend Ken gets a makeover

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    Barbie general manager Lisa McKnight told BBC the company was "redefining what a Barbie or Ken doll looks like to this generation". They introduced new skin tones, hair textures and colors to make Barbie look more like the array of girls who played with her across the world.
  • Republican Karen Handel wins special election in Georgia

    Republican Karen Handel wins special election in Georgia

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    It appears the GOP will narrowly sweep Tuesday's special election. "The Georgia GOP has taken two and a half decades to be where they are today; this is year one for the Georgia Democratic Party in my opinion", said Joe Seconder of Dunwoody, founder of the Perimeter Progressives.
  • Amazon's new customer for food: its new grocery stores

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    Little is known about the outcome of the meetings. Rumors already have Amazon making drastic changes to the store's format, now focused on organic groceries and prepared goods. For example, Bryan Gilderberg, head of research at Kantar Retail, shared some of his research with me on Friday. According to Bloomberg , Amazon plans to cut prices at Whole Foods in order to get rid of its "Whole Paycheck" reputation.
  • No conclusion yet on US student's cause of death

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    Pundits interpret the message as a possibility Washington may act alone, as President Trump has said numerous times that if Beijing can not solve the North Korean issue, the U.S.is capable of handling it by itself. "I think the president is signaling some frustration, he's signaling to others that he understands this isn't working, and he's trying to defend himself, or justify himself, by saying that at least they tried as opposed to others who didn't even try", Christopher Hill, a former US ...
  • McCain: Americans 'stupid' to still want to travel to North Korea

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    He was returned to the U.S. last Tuesday, with North Korea saying it was on humanitarian grounds. Several senators said they were considering a travel ban. He was detained in January 2016 while trying to leave the country from the Pyongyang airport. His death led Young Pioneer Tours to announce it would no longer offer U.S.
  • Prodigy, half of rap duo Mobb Deep, dead at 42

    Prodigy, half of rap duo Mobb Deep, dead at 42

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    His great-great-great-grandfather, William Jefferson White, founded Georgia's Morehouse College in the basement of his Baptist church. A spokesperson for the rapper told TMZ that he was taken to the hospital after a Mobb Deep performance when he developed complications from sickle cell anemia.
  • Georgia Voters Head to Polls in Special Election

    Georgia Voters Head to Polls in Special Election

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    Republican Karen Handel has won a hotly-contested congressional election in Georgia and avoided a major upset after the most expensive House campaign in USA history, according to U.S. State officials, though, say they're confident the technology is secure and no problems had been reported by Tuesday afternoon. Handel also never fully embraced or distanced herself from Trump.
  • Gal Gadot's 'Wonder Woman' salary was shockingly low

    Gal Gadot's 'Wonder Woman' salary was shockingly low

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    To the Average Joe, it probably looks like Wonder Woman actor Gal Gadot is raking in the dough. Gadot's $300,000 figure, on the other hand, referred strictly to her base salary, according to a 2014 Variety report . Additionally, the studio was hoping to use his directorial power as a way to woo him into leading the DC Universe, something that hasn't really panned out as Affleck has remained Batman , but handed control of the hero's solo movie over to Matt Reeves .
  • Senate Dems Wants Details Of GOP Health Care Bill

    Senate Dems Wants Details Of GOP Health Care Bill

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    It's impossible to draw firm conclusions, however, because nobody outside a small, predominately male group of Republican senators has been in the room when the bill has been under construction. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska; Jeff Flake of Arizona; Susan Collins of Maine; Dean Heller of Nevada; and Shelley Moore Capito of West Virginia. In another speech on the floor, Sen.
  • 'A reptilian piece of garbage': A dude's recap of 'Bachelorette' Week 4

    'A reptilian piece of garbage': A dude's recap of 'Bachelorette' Week 4

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    Next week there's going to be a 2-on-1 with Lee and Kenny . And that might be a good thing in that it helps people look outside the box and understand things like why calling a black man "aggressive" behind his back is so upsetting. Unfortunately for Dean , who is afraid of heights, it was on a blimp. As of now, it seems like Peter , Bryan , and Dean are in the lead. Dean is freaked out while Rachel is trying to take the wheel from the pilot.