Constand in a statement to the jury made of seven men and five women said , "I was frozen". The comedian pleaded not guilty. His depositions in that case, however, were unsealed by a federal judge in 2015, revealing his admissions that he had given sedatives to young women in the 1970s and prompting prosecutors to reopen the case.
Lawyers for Andrea Constand issued a statement on her behalf Saturday. "We are confident that these proceedings have given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless and silenced". When asked if Cosby had a message to share with his accusers, Wyatt bristled: "This is not about all the women, this was about Ms. Constand". Allred noted the prosecution sought to call 13 other women but the judge allowed only one, Kelly Johnson, to take the stand and allege sexual assault by Cosby .
The cast of " Come From Away " performs at the 71st annual Tony Awards on Sunday, June 11, 2017, in NY. In his acceptance speech last night, Platt summed up the importance of the musical, his role and the larger conversation Dear Evan Hansen has created around mental health in a very quotable few words: "Don't waste any time trying to be like anybody but yourself, because the things that make you unusual are the things that make you powerful".
He says it was consensual. The jury could not reach a unanimous decision after deliberations that lasted six days. Gloria Allred , an attorney representing Kelly Johnson - a "bad act witness" and Cosby accuser who testified during the trial - said Cosby should not feel comfortable with the ruling.
At least 30 people have been declared killed in Wednesday's inferno. However, according to Britain's Press Association, up to 70 people, in addition to those who are confirmed dead, are still missing. Grenfell Tower was home to about 600 people and whole families remain missing after the fire, which forced residents to flee through black smoke down the single stairwell, jump out of windows or even drop their children to safety.
Scalise, the third most powerful Republican in the House, was shot through the hip. The game at Nationals Park carried on a century-old bipartisan ritual, this one tinged with worry about Louisiana Rep. "His risk of death now is substantially lower than when he came in", he said. VP Pence visited the hospital where Scalise is being treated Thursday.
California Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Trump's tweets are sending a message "that he believes the rule of law doesn't apply to him and that anyone who thinks otherwise will be fired". Rosenstein, the official who would be responsible for dismissing Mueller, told US lawmakers he would fire him only with good cause. "I believe so", she said, but added that she had not spoken to Trump about it.
Kevin Durant not only brought home an NBA Championship title for folks in Oakland , he also showed love to his D.C. area fans after Monday's game. "This is something that we want to continue to do". For three years in the regular season, 67-73-67, the Warriors are the best ever. The group that recruited Durant in the Hamptons that day last summer has the same philosophy about winning more championships.
A man on suspicion of having a knife has been arrested after running towards one of the gates of the Westminster Parliament , said London police. "We got seconds down the road and they had him on the floor, pinned". London has been on higher alert since the recent terrorist attack on London Bridge and Borough Market on June 3, which claimed eight lives, and the concert bombing in Manchester in which 22 people were killed.
It was a local cell, Ms Simri said. On Friday, three Palestinians armed with an automatic weapon and knives carried out near simultaneous attacks at two locations near the Damascus Gate, close to Jerusalem's Old City. It identified two of the men as Bra'a Salah and Asama Atta, born in 1998, and the third as Adel Ankush , born in 1999. All were from the same village near Ramallah in the West Bank and had been detained in the past for suspected "terrorist" activities.
Mr Javid was pressed on what would happen to other buildings with the same cladding as Grenfell Tower . Prime Minister Theresa May promised an investigation and visited the site on Thursday. She also chatted to the heroes of the Grenfell Tower tragedy. The fire service added: 'Crews have remained at the scene to monitor the stability of the building's structure, managing the inner cordon and damping down any remaining pockets of fire.
Warmbier had been sentenced to 15 years of hard labor, after allegedly trying to steal a propaganda poster from his hotel room in Pyongyang, which North Korea considers to be "hostile" and illegal. The medical personnel caring for the young college student explained that Warmbier's condition is usually the result of intoxication or severe traumatic injury.
Mr Trump considers the inquiry a "witch hunt". SHAHEEN: As I understand, Mr. Rosenstein, in this matter you are actually the one exercising hiring and firing authority, because Attorney General Sessions is recused. The biggest problem, of course, is Trump, who seems happy to mold himself into a brassier American version of Vladimir Putin or Kim Jong Un. Justice Department rules prohibit the dismissal of a special counsel without cause.
The monarch has expressed her sympathies to families of victims of the blaze. "The bad news, I'm afraid, is lots of people died in the fire". But Khan said that there were critical concerns about a number of other tower blocks in the British capital that were refurbished in a similar fashion.
The inquiry has expanded to include an examination of whether Trump attempted to obstruct justice, the Post reported Wednesday. At the December meeting with Kislyak, Kushner suggested establishing a secure communications line between Trump officials and the Kremlin at a Russian diplomatic facility, according to USA officials who reviewed intelligence reports describing Kislyak's account.
Frank adds that anger is rising in London about the deaths - for example, a leading tabloid was emblazoned with the headline "Arrest the Killers" while Labour MP David Lammy has said the incident amounts to "corporate manslaughter". "Wallowing in the wash of a general election that stripped our prime minister of her authority on the very eve of European Union negotiations, neither common sense nor the evidence suggest she can re-establish public confidence", Matthew Parris wrote.
As for who the president is referring to, the most likely option is Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Robert Mueller as special counsel . President Donald Trump complained on social media about the wide-ranging investigation of Russian interference in the USA election as Robert Mueller appeared to widen his probe to include whether Trump tried to obstruct justice .
Trump on Friday morning boasted about the power of his Twitter feed. And Trump's bombshell tweet on Friday morning - appearing to confirm that he's now under investigation for obstruction of justice and attacking his deputy attorney general - is part of a broader decision by the president to "go on the attack", the official said .
She described how her manager propositioned her for sex over the company chat but the Human Resources department dismissed her complaint because he was a "high performer". Uber SVP of Business Emil Michael also resigned Monday . In an email to staff, Kalanick said he was taking some "time off from the day-to-day", giving no end to the for widely anticipated hiatus which comes after a hellish period of professional and personal turmoil for the CEO.
Meanwhile, experts have said sprinklers could have been fitted in the tower but Nick Paget-Brown, the Tory leader of Kensington and Chelsea Council, said there was not a "collective view" among residents in favour of installing them. Mansur said people were not satisfied with the answers they were being given. "In recent months, the country has witnessed a succession of bad tragedies".
In this grab taken from video, Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May speaks in the House of Commons, London, during its first sitting since the election, Tuesday June 13, 2017. Concessions on such issues could seriously damage efforts by the DUP to secure a deal with Sinn Fein to restore Northern Ireland's devolved government, which collapsed in January.
Many of the Fine Gael ministers are expected to move jobs or be given additional responsibilities like Paschal Donohoe who will become Finance Minister. I'm not a half-Indian politician, or a doctor politician or a gay politician for that matter. "I have never found him wanting when it came to dealing with issues head-on", said McHugh.
The Post also notes that Mueller has collected Comey's memos - in which he recounted that Trump demanded his "loyalty" and pressed him to drop the Flynn probe - as part of his own investigation. Virginia Sen. Mark Warner , the vice chairman, told CNN: "The criminal piece of the investigation will be handled by the special counsel, but if we find facts we can turn this over to the special counsel" and "report them" to Mueller's office.
On Thursday, suspected rebels fired at police officials at two places in the restive region killing two of them, police said. The gunfight between militants and government forces broke out Friday morning at village Aarwani of Anantnag district, about 46 km south of Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir .
Former Hennepin County parole officer Dianne Binns, president of the St. Paul Chapter of the NAACP, called the jury verdict shocking. "We're going back down to 1969". Castile worked at J.J. Hill Montessori Magnet School in St Paul. "I'm sick of this", said Thompson, outside the Ramsey County Courthouse on Friday.
Eastern time, barely an hour after the first reports of a gunman shooting Rep. Steve Scalise , the House Majority Whip, and four other people practicing for a benefit baseball game. Votes were canceled in the House on Wednesday, but on Thursday they were taking place. And we do it because we like to play baseball and try to recapture a little bit of our youth.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., recounted candidate Trump's comments prodding supporters to pummel demonstrators at rallies and said Republicans were being "sanctimonious". Sava says Scalise has responded to family members while he's still under sedation. Medstar Washington Hospital Center, where Scalise is being treated, has said he will "require additional operations, and will be in the hospital for some time".
At least 58 people are missing feared dead after the inferno which tore through a block of flats in Kensington , west London . Questions are growing about how the Grenfell Tower fire spread so quickly, focused on the cladding fitted to external walls as part of an £8.7 million ($11 million, 9.9 million euros) refit completed past year.
Congress to tighten gun-control laws on Wednesday.In a country where there are nearly as many guns as people, gun ownership is fiercely defended by firearms industry lobbyists and Republican politicians, who now control the Senate, the House of Representatives and the White House.In addition to the shooting at a baseball field in Alexandria, Virginia, a man dressed in a UPS uniform and armed with an "assault pistol" opened fire at a United Parcel Service Inc (UPS.N) package sorting hub in ...
In that Facebook video, Castile - bleeding heavily - insists that he hadn't been reaching for his gun, which he had a permit to carry. In closing, Gray told the jury, "It's not that hard of a case". Philando Castile funeral was held on July 14, 2016 in St. Paul Minnesota. After he shot Castile, Yanez is heard on squad auto video telling a supervisor variously that he didn't know where Castile's gun was, then that he told Castile to get his hand off it.
Rosenstein did not explain why he issued the statement. US President Donald Trump announced he is under investigation and appeared to attack a senior Department of Justice official Friday, as the federal investigation consuming his administration gathered pace.
While it was unclear to whom Trump was referring in his tweets , the outburst arrived just hours after Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein released a cryptic statement Thursday evening urging Americans not to trust "anonymous allegations".
He was tried for the Constand case shortly before the statute of limitation was about to expire. The jurors had spent 53 hours debating whether Cosby was guilty or innocent. District Attorney Kevin Steele spoke to reporters after the judge declared a mistrial Saturday. She described the prosecutor as "heinously and exploitively ambitious".
Secondo il giornale, se la corte federale avvierà un azione legale i procuratori generali in primo luogo richiederanno di rivelare la dichiarazione dei redditi di Trump per definire l'ampiezza delle transazioni straniere nella sua attività.
Sue Hodgkinson spoke to reporters Thursday outside her IL home. But it was one marked by tragedy. Five people were sent to the hospital with gun wounds, including congressional staffers, Capitol Police officers, and Rep. "We said it was Republicans and he kind of started walking to the field". It seems Hodgkinson's opinions haven't changed much in the past 6 years.