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Cosby jury ends first day of deliberations without a verdict

Cosby jury ends first day of deliberations without a verdict

Jurors did hear Cosby's side of the story - but not in his voice. But jurors still heard plenty from him as prosecutors read them excerpts from his 2005 police statement and civil deposition. She testified that nothing romantic happened in the hotel room, and that she made those phone calls as part of her job at Temple. McMonagle, pounding the defense table, suggested to jurors that Cosby was the victim of a drumbeat of accusations by women who wanted to appear on television shows.



Hospital: US congressman Scalise still in critical condition

Scott Applewhite, File). Scalise was shot Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at a congressional baseball practice in Alexandria, . House Speaker Paul Ryan has paid a visit to wounded Majority Whip Steve Scalise at the hospital. More details about the changes are expected Friday, when the new policy is set to take effect. Sava said he told Scalise's family that "I am not declaring victory until he's playing ball in his back yard with his family".



PM Theresa May confident of securing deal to stay in power

The opening was set to take place on Monday, but was delayed amid negotiations. The DUP, under Mrs Foster, is close to striking a deal with the Conservatives that would allow a beleaguered Theresa May to form a minority government in London.


Finance Minister attends annual meeting of AIIB in S. Korea

Finance Minister attends annual meeting of AIIB in S. Korea

Founded in January 2016, the AIIB has so far approved loans for 16 infrastructure projects in nine countries, totaling $2.49 billion. "We will not consider proposals if we are concerned about the environmental and reputational impact", AIIB president Jin Liqun , a former vice president at the ADB, said Friday at the opening ceremony.


Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke rescinds acceptance of Homeland Security post

Milwaukee Sheriff David Clarke rescinds acceptance of Homeland Security post

U.S. President Donald Trump with first lady Melania and their son Barron walk out from the White House in Washington, U.S., before their departure to Camp David, June 17, 2017. Clarke provided footnotes for the sources of the thesis, titled 'Making US security and privacy rights compatible, ' the story by CNN reporter Andrew Kaczynski said.