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Prosecutors said phone records show a consistent pattern of Constand checking her voicemail and then calling Cosby in the two months after the alleged January 2004 assault. "I wanted to know what pills he had given me", Constand said. Constand, who is gay, met the comedian 16 months earlier through her job as director of basketball operations at Temple University, a Philadelphia area school where Cosby was a trustee.
  • Piers Morgan apologizes to Ariana Grande

    Piers Morgan apologizes to Ariana Grande

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    The sell-out show on Sunday saw a line-up of global stars come together to pay tribute and raise funds for those affected by the Manchester terror bombing that killed 22 people . The show was a attractive show of love, bravery and solidarity and helped to raise over $10million for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund . Those who attended Grande's original show were offered free tickets and some injured fans left their hospital beds to attend.
  • Cosby's accuser denies romance before alleged assault

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    Constand sued Cosby in 2005 after prosecutors initially decided not to charge him. Constand, who was an employee at Temple University at the time, has previously said that Cosby invited her to his home to talk about her career and her desire to switch careers.
  • CNN cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over video

    CNN cuts ties with Kathy Griffin over video

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    The consequences of this action were severe. The Secret Service also said it would look into the incident, tweeting that threats against protectees "receive the highest priority of all of our investigations". "I sincerely apologize. I am just now seeing the reaction of these images", the 56-year-old comedian and reality TV star said of the picture. The president's son, Donald Trump , Jr, posted several tweets urging the network to cut ties with Griffin.
  • Homepod is Apple's first

    Homepod is Apple's first "breakthrough home speaker", coming December for $349

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    It packs a four-inch woofer and an array of seven tweeters, each with its own driver to deliver better sound than smart speakers such as Alexa and Google Home . Apple played up the rich speaker quality of HomePod, and synched it with the company's music service that boasts 27 million subscribers. The Siri Speaker may be more of a living room device than a kitchen device.
  • Police name third London Bridge jihadi as Youssef Zaghba

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    The 22-year-old was the son of an Italian mother from the northern city of Bologna and a Moroccan father who held passports from both countries, Italian media reported. Police have arrested 12 people who are suspected to have connections with the dead terrorist, who wore a false bomb vest during the attack in London .
  • Apple Is Phasing Out 32-bit Apps For macOS From January 2018

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    In fact, it's a major reason we don't switch from the iPhone to Android. This was perhaps the most surprising announcement at WWDC 2017. A product that is created to go head-on against Amazon's Alexa and Google Home, the Apple HomePod is still under development and is expected to be released by December 2017.
  • Top intelligence officials deny receiving pressure from US President Donald Trump

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    Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], June 8: USA intelligence chiefs have refused to comment on whether President Donald Trump asked them to curb an FBI-led investigation into contacts between his election campaign and Moscow. "I understand. I am not going to go down that road in a public forum", Coats responded. Seizing the opportunity, Senators from both sides of the aisle pressed the intelligence chiefs about reports that President Trump had approached them in order to influence the ongoing ...
  • Ronaldo shines for Portugal, while Lloris dims French hopes

    Ronaldo shines for Portugal, while Lloris dims French hopes

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    France coach Didier Deschamps refused to blame Lloris, despite his captain's shockingly bad error on his 89th worldwide appearance - preferring instead to remind people of services rendered. There could well be a lot of nerves on show when the French host the Dutch at Stade de France on August 31. Sweden play host to France in Stockholm on Friday in what is a crunch match at the top of their World Cup qualifying group.
  • Rockies make it five in a row with win over Cubs

    Rockies make it five in a row with win over Cubs

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    The Cubs trimmed it to 4-3 the bottom half of the inning. The Rockies got their runs after Jon Lester (3-4) struck out the first two batters. Lester missed out on claiming his 150th career victory and now has two losses and a no-decision in his last three games.