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In the retrial, District Attorney Kevin Steele could ask the judge to let more of Cosby's 60 accusers testify or disclose to jurors that Constand is gay. Countless women came forward against Cosby, saying that he also drugged and assaulted them. Cosby's costar Keshia Knight Pulliam stood by his side throughout the trial.
  • John Avildsen, director of Rocky and The Karate Kid, dies aged 81

    John Avildsen, director of Rocky and The Karate Kid, dies aged 81

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    Avildsen won the Academy award for Best Director when he directed Rocky that generated $225 million in domestic ticket sales and created an unforgettable cultural phenomenon. He later returned to the franchise in 1990 to direct Rocky V. In recent years, though, interest has reignited in the man who launched two of the world's biggest sports-film franchises, and a documentary and book, John G.
  • Fox News Is Dropping Its 'Fair & Balanced' Slogan

    Fox News Is Dropping Its 'Fair & Balanced' Slogan

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    Instead, Fox management has instructed executives and employees to use the network's other tagline "Most Watched". A Fox News spokesperson confirmed that the network hadn't used the slogan in marketing or on-air promotions since August but said "the shift has nothing to do with programming or editorial decisions".
  • Rallies Against Islamic Law Draw Counter-Protests Across US

    Rallies Against Islamic Law Draw Counter-Protests Across US

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    ACT for America said that the event was, "This is a march against Sharia law and for human rights". A rally against Islamic law and a group of Muslims have peacefully gathered in separate and opposing demonstrations in CT. Police used tear gas to disperse rowdy demonstrators and arrested several people, including some for investigation of assault. "(I came) to show that female mutilation, honor killings and wife beatings are barbaric and should not be allowed in this country, which is ...
  • Bobbi Kristina's ex Nick Gordon arrested for domestic violence

    Bobbi Kristina's ex Nick Gordon arrested for domestic violence

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    Officers went to the residence and found Gordon at the pool area, reports TMZ . Sometime after sunrise, Leal broke free from Gordon and ran into his sleeping mother's bedroom, the report says. - Nick Gordon , the former boyfriend of Bobbi Kristina Brown , has been arrested in Central Florida , according to TMZ . Brown was found unresponsive in a bathtub of her suburban Atlanta townhome in January 2015 and died after six months of hospice care.
  • Saturday's $435 million Powerball is 8th largest in United States history

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    A single winning Powerball ticket matching all six numbers was sold in California and will claim an estimated $447.8 million jackpot, lottery officials said. The odds against winning Mega Millions are 1 in 259 million. Miller said the estimated jackpot prize is based on a victor choosing an annuity, which pays off over 29 years.
  • Jordan Might Be Banning Wonder Woman, Too

    Jordan Might Be Banning Wonder Woman, Too

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    Gal Gadot is now one of the most talked-about actresses in Hollywood after her hit film " Wonder Woman " broke records last week. Jenkins is the third director that has emerged out of the DC universe after Zack Snyder and David Ayer.
  • Ed Sheeran, James Corden sing 'Shape of You' in new Carpool Karaoke

    Ed Sheeran, James Corden sing 'Shape of You' in new Carpool Karaoke

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    Oh yeah, and they also sung his hits, because that's kind of the point. Justin Beiber and Sheeran were involved in the most weird incident. "I couldn't disagree more". After a short talk about the downside of fame (which he also talked to Forbes about), Sheeran gave an incredible rendition of Justin Bieber's 'Love Yourself' before switching to One Direction's 'What Makes You Beautiful '.
  • N Carolina House budget debate heads into night

    N Carolina House budget debate heads into night

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    Thirty-seven seats are up for re-election this year and next, and Republicans now control 27. They hold somber conferences in and out of town and launch a slew of lobbyists to Capitol Hill to argue against the reductions. What the president has outlined won't cut it. "It's not a system that we've created". Yet that is exactly what Democrats would have us believe, claiming the budget "slashes spending", leaving millions without health care.
  • BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government

    BC NDP and Green Party intend to form minority government

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    Horgan said the arrangement would deliver a government that's focused on people. "It's vitally important that British Columbians see the specific details of the agreement announced today by the BC NDP and Green Party leaders, which could have far-reaching consequences for our province's future", she said.
  • Bella Thorne and Scott Disick dunzo after poolside PDA fest

    Bella Thorne and Scott Disick dunzo after poolside PDA fest

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    However, after seeing Scott appearing to rekindle his romance with an old flame Chloe Bartoli , Bella has made a decision to back off from Scott and all the festivities at Cannes , TMZ reports . News at the time. Scott had gone to Cannes with Bella and they were seen packing on the PDA. " Scott's trying to stick it to Kourtney because of her liaison with Younes", a source told People .
  • Pa. man destroys Plinko record on 'Price is Right,' almost goes insane

    Pa. man destroys Plinko record on 'Price is Right,' almost goes insane

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    Ryan's reaction was priceless and host Drew Carey informed him that he had achieved the record for the highest win on Plinko. Then he found out that he was going to play Plinko. Ryan then went bonkers when the last chip hit another $10,000, with the crowd joining in on his enthusiasm. Ryan smashed that thinking by winning $31,500 on his five chip drops.
  • Tom Cruise reveals 'Top Gun 2' to start filming soon

    Tom Cruise reveals 'Top Gun 2' to start filming soon

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    There, he was asked by anchor Samantha Armytage if the rumors about a sequel were true. "You know what? I'm going to start filming it probably in the next year", he revealed. "It is definitely happening", he continued. In the previous interview, he said, "we're discussing it", and "trying to figure it out". On Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the star said the first time he ever performed a stunt was when he flew a plane at 9.5 g's which is super hard on a person's body.
  • President Trump signs controversial 'Religious Liberty' executive order

    President Trump signs controversial 'Religious Liberty' executive order

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    The rule has rarely been enforced. Religious leaders have long complained that the provision restricts their free speech. Whether by executive order or through backroom deals, it's clear that the Trump administration and congressional leadership are using religion as a wedge to further divide the country and permit discrimination.
  • Melissa McCarthy mocks Sean Spicer with motorized podium

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    Spicer then cranked up his motorized podium and hit the road in NY to confront Trump and find out if the president has, in fact, been feeding him lies. Unfortunately, Trump was at "a golf course in New Jersey". "Wait - is this like " The Godfather " where you kiss me and no one ever sees me again?" Next week is the show's season finale, with Baldwin already locked down to play Trump.
  • Melissa McCarthy adds spice (and Spicer) as host of 'SNL'

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    First, we're in the White House press briefing room where principal deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders , played by Aidy Bryant plays, says Spicer's out on Navy reserve duty. On May 12, New Yorkers gleefully posted videos of Melissa McCarthy filming one of her hilarious Sean Spicer sketches for Saturday Night Live in the streets.
  • Ukraine Detains Eurovision Prankster

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    The man circled last year's Eurovision victor, Jamala , jumping up on stage as she sang during the half time performance of the song contest. The singer had prepared her new music to share it with the Eurovision viewers but still, an intruder managed to bypass the security guards and get on the stage while Jamala was presenting to the world her new song.
  • Cubs will wait and see who's available vs. Cardinals

    Cubs will wait and see who's available vs. Cardinals

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    Throw in another base hit and a wild pitch from Ramos before getting out of the inning, and it was a 6th frame that was pretty much a house of horrors for the Phillies . Position: Happ has spent time at second base and the outfield this season. He was very good against the Cubs in his only start against them this year.
  • Miley Cyrus unveils Malibu video complete with new image

    Miley Cyrus unveils Malibu video complete with new image

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    Miley Cyrus has finally dropped her new single Malibu . "My t-shirt says , 'I Should Have My Own TV Show, '" Cyrus noted of her audition tape ensemble, before lip syncing along with her younger self. Just moments ago, the young songstress dropped her single " Malibu ", a handsome and enchanting pop track that takes you on a whirling 80's trip through a world of sunbeams and tides.
  • O'Reilly speaks out, anti-Fox News activist efforts continue

    O'Reilly speaks out, anti-Fox News activist efforts continue

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    O'Reilly was forced out of Fox News after 60-plus advertisers fled following revelations the network paid $13 million to settle five separate sexual harassment claims against him. "What they do.is come up with this scenario and try to reinforce that", he said. "He doesn't like the fact that Comey is unpredictable [and] ... that Comey would not aggressively investigate the leaks that have plagued the Trump administration", O'Reilly said.
  • Harry Styles looks to past icons on solo debut

    Harry Styles looks to past icons on solo debut

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    Harry Styles begged for his publicist to intervene when asked if his song Two Ghosts was written about his ex-girlfriend, Taylor Swift . And I love that with writing, you get to wrap it up with a song. When asked if Taylor wrote songs about him for her 1989 album, he told Rolling Stone magazine he didn't know. It's always been rumored that her 1989 tracks " Style " and " Out of the Woods " are about the former One Directioner.