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Cosby says the encounter was consensual. Kelly Johnson was the only other accuser allowed to testify at Cosby's trial . "A charge is a charge", he added when asked if he would retry Cosby but with lesser charges. "If we take the good that came out of this - laws and attitudes were changed ". And so we find ourselves in a situation where making Cosby look credible would be an uphill battle but making his accuser seem vaguely dubious could be done in a snap.
  • Cuba Stands Firm against Trump's Hostile Policy

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    A pro President Donald Trump supporter chants slogans, Friday, June 1, 2017, in Miami. In an interview, Rhodes said he took solace that Trump, who put new limits on commercial transactions and US citizens' travel to the island nation, had not ended diplomatic relations.
  • Stephen Furst, Flounder in 'Animal House,' dies at 63

    Stephen Furst, Flounder in 'Animal House,' dies at 63

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    Stephen's sons, Nathan and Griffith , posted to their father's Facebook page on Saturday, saying their father died of complications from diabetes. Stephen Furst , best known to TV audiences for his role as Dr. Elliot Axelrod on the 1980s medical drama St. Elsewhere , has died. In 1996, in between seasons of the sci-fi hit " Babylon 5 " the actor - then about 275 pounds - shed 100 and was nearly unrecognizable in the role of Vir Cotto.
  • Gloria Allred to Bill Cosby: "Round 2 is coming"

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    Defence attorneys furiously demanded a mistrial many times in the courtroom during the lengthy deliberations, but Judge O'Neill insisted on letting the jury continue its work. Cosby allegedly drugged and molested Constand in 2004. Today, June 17, 2017, Bill Cosby's trial was declared a mistrial by Judge Steven O'Neil, who stated a note from the jury said, "we the jury are deadlocked on all counts".
  • Accuser describes alleged Cosby sex assault

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    That night he offered her three blue pills, saying they were her "friends" and would let her "relax". Later, her vision began to blur and she was seeing double, she said . "It had more to do with business than it did with me personally", she said. Ms Constand said the mood at the time was friendly. "And those messages didn't get there".
  • Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

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    Stewart Ryan, as well as Cheltenham and county detectives. Before the trial , a probable cause affidavit laid out her version of events, which she says occurred between mid-January and mid-February of 2004. But her lawyer, Dolores Troiani , said "she's a very spiritual person". Constand's mother also testified that Cosby called her and apologized for what he had done to Andrea.
  • Mistrial Declared In Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Case

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    O'Neill said after the mistrial ruling that he would attempt to set the case to continue within the next 100 days. O'Neill and Cosby's lead lawyer, Brian McMonagle , clashed on Friday, with the defense attorney complaining that the jury was essentially getting a replay of the entire trial .
  • London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

    London police: 58 people assumed dead in Grenfell Tower fire

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    Cundy said police had now managed to get to the top of the tower and had undertaken a first visual search for victims, ahead of later painstaking searches. Hundreds of others have been left homeless and dozens are missing. A solemn Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip held a minute of silence for the fire victims at the start of the procession Saturday.
  • Lacob: Warriors will keep Curry at any cost

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    But going from Russell Westbrook 's running mate in Oklahoma City to world champion with Golden State capped off an interesting season for Durant. Other teams weren't able to sign Kevin Durant last summer because they didn't execute internally over the past several years like the Warriors had.
  • 3 teen LAPD cadets suspected of stealing police SUVs, impersonating officers

    3 teen LAPD cadets suspected of stealing police SUVs, impersonating officers

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    The third vehicle was recovered later when one of the teenagers revealed its location to officers, Beck said . The teen arrested in connection with that auto was wearing a police bulletproof vest stolen from the vehicle. After a auto went missing, the police still took weeks to notice that the vehicle had been stolen. A third police cruiser, stolen in May, was found parked at one cadet's south Los Angeles home .
  • Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

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    Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ended Saturday in a mistrial after jurors said they were hopelessly deadlocked. Unlike others, Constand's case was not precluded by statutes of limitations. A Pennsylvania judge has declared a mistrial in the sexual assault case against disgraced comedian Bill Cosby . Former teen actor Barbara Bowman told her story to many media outlets in the years after Constand went public.
  • Erin Hills didn't put up much of a fight in US Open

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    Dustin Johnson , Jason Day and Rory McIlroy are heading home. "I think you've got a lot of great players on top of that leaderboard and you've got some guys that hit it forward, some guys that putt it great, some guys that do everything pretty good".