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Bill Cosby jury remains at impasse, testing patience of judge, defence

Bill Cosby jury remains at impasse, testing patience of judge, defence

The legal wrangling came as jurors had another piece of testimony read back to them Friday - this time from the brother-in-law of accuser Andrea Constand . "There's a misperception that there's a time limit", he said. While Cosby has mainly been silent, he thanked supporters outside the courthouse on Friday while many chanted "let Bill go!" Bill Cosby gestures as he leaves the Montgomery County Courthouse during his sexual assault trial, Friday, June 16, 2017, in Norristown, Pa . Read More

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Ralph Northam wins Democratic nomination for governor

Jill H. Vogel received the Republican nomination for Lieutenant Governor. Fairfax defeated Gene Rossi, a retired federal prosecutor, and Susan Platt, a longtime political operative and former lobbyist. Voters across the Commonwealth will get their say Tuesday on who will be on the ballot for offices including governor and lieutenant governor. The governor's race in Virginia, a swing state where a recent Washington Post and George Mason University poll showed 59 percent of voters ... Read More

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I felt rocked by fame: Lorde

I felt rocked by fame: Lorde

When's the last time you listened to Pure Heroine? And Lorde has done so beautifully. If you can't get a ticket you may be able to find one on Twickets . But lover, you're the one to blame / All that you're doing / Can you hear the violence? But I really love that song. The contrasting sounds and attitudes make them a ideal dichotomy. Read More

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'Back in Iraq' Without His Weapon: GOP Rep. Describes Attack

'Back in Iraq' Without His Weapon: GOP Rep. Describes Attack

And then I noticed that Steve was down playing second base. Capitol Hill officers assigned to Scalise's security detail and local law enforcement returned fire and captured the attacked. Scioto County Commissioner Bryan Davis, who has a long standing relationship with Wenstrup, released a statement after news broke of the attack. Also, our appreciation to Congressman Brad Wenstrup , who administered medical assistance to Steve Scalise. Read More

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Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relations

Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relations

He said penalties on Cuba would remain in place until its government releases political prisoners, stops abusing dissidents and respects freedom of expression. "Don't cave into the pressure of a very small minority in the South Florida area", said Elena Freyre. It's no secret that the Cuban government doesn't have the best track record of providing accurate information to the rest of the world, but Mitchell didn't seem to ask the U.S. Read More

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No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

Mueller would speed resolution of the Russian Federation scandal", resulting in his exoneration.) "The pushback also represented growing willingness among staff members to try to keep Mr. Trump has disputed Comey's account of the conversation about Flynn as inaccurate, although his oldest son, Donald Trump Jr., a frequent defender of his father's White House performance, seemed to confirm the gist of it. Read More

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Border Agents Raid Humanitarian Camp, Arrest Immigrants

Border Agents Raid Humanitarian Camp, Arrest Immigrants

Instead, he said "guidance" from Tucson Sector management directs agents not to interfere with water stations or "actively surveil" humanitarian aid facilities or camps. Border Patrol agents swept into a medical camp in the Arizona desert to capture four immigrants, an operation that volunteers on Friday called a "staged military siege" as the US government has vowed a crackdown along the border with Mexico. Read More

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ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections

ACLU: Carter conviction violates free speech protections

Carter's action and also her failure to act where she had a self created duty to Mr. Roy since she put him into a toxic environment constituted wanton and reckless conduct ", the judge said . Roy". At the time of Roy's death , Carter was taking Celexa, an antidepressant Breggin said targets the brain's frontal lobe, which controls empathy and decision-making. Read More

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Trump says Scalise condition 'difficult'

Investigators say Hodgkinson shot House Rep. Steve Scalise on Wednesday before he was killed by police who had been guarding Scalise on the Alexandria, Virginia, baseball field. "The security detail saved a lot of lives", he said. His condition is critical, and he will require additional operations. Earlier Thursday, Republican lawmakers met behind closed doors to share reflections and pray. Read More

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Trump financial form shows revenue up at Mar-a-Lago

The club has doubled its membership fee in the past year. President Trump reported an income of Dollars 288 million from his golf courses alone in the past year, including USD 19.8 million from his club in Bedminster, New Jersey. The tweet followed the news on Thursday that Vice President Pence had retained an outside attorney to help with navigate the law enforcement and congressional probes of Russian election meddling. Read More

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Fans line up early for Warriors celebration

Golden State Warriors fans are using the word dynasty to describe this year's championship team. After the Golden State Warriors knocked out the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals Monday night, James was asked if he believes the league benefits from superstar players joining forces to chase titles. Read More

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Play ball! GOP, Democrats battle as one - Team Scalise

Scalise , the No. 3 House Republican, arrived at the hospital via helicopter in shock, with intense internal bleeding and "an imminent risk of death", Sava said. "Our family asks that you continue to pray for Steve, Matt Mika , Zach Barth, and all of those hurt in this attack, and keep them in your thoughts as they face recovery", the statement said. Read More

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Katy Perry Becomes First Person to Reach 100 Million Twitter Followers

Katy Perry Becomes First Person to Reach 100 Million Twitter Followers

JokesIt's no secret why Perry has amassed a 100 million Twitter followers: She's hilarious. Everybody's like, 'I could never tell my deepest, darkest secrets to anyone.' And we swallow them and we keep them and they become petrified. And since we know you will want to make the comparison, singer Taylor Swift has just over 85 million followers. Since then Perry has used the platform to show support to follow singers from the fraternity, interact with fans, and promote her work. Read More

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Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers

Pence offers prayers for Scalise, praise for police officers

Rep. Brooks told, he was on deck at a practice for the congressional baseball team when the shooting occurred. "I hope they're both OK, but from what I understand, one was still protecting the scene after being shot". "Wishing you a speedy recovery and the knowledge that you have the gratitude of the nation behind you!" "We're especially thankful for the courageous police officers that ran into danger without regard to their personal safety", Pence said. Read More

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Jury deadlocked in Cosby trial after four days of deliberations

Jury deadlocked in Cosby trial after four days of deliberations

He says he sees "nothing but hard work, dedication, fidelity" to their oath. But the defense team for Cosby, who did not testify, sought to portray his sexual encounter with Constand as romantic. Several jurors smiled or nodded approvingly when the judge said they must be exhausted and should start fresh Friday. Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting a woman at his home in 2004. Read More

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Deputy AG Rosenstein set for budget hearings Tuesday

Since being appointed special counsel in May, he has built a team of formidable legal minds who've worked on everything from Watergate to Enron. The White House was quick to dismiss Ruddy's comments. Conservative media, led by Newsmax CEO and Trump friend Chris Ruddy , have suggested that the interview shows Mueller has a conflict in his special counsel investigation. Read More

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Ryan: "Let Mueller do his job"

Ruddy, the CEO of Boca Raton-based conservative outlet Newsmax Media, fueled a firestorm of speculation when he told Judy Woodruff of PBS NewsHour on Monday that Trump was considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller and that doing so would be a "significant mistake". Read More

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Church calendar: June 17

At 3 p.m., the Rev. Artemus Dixion, choir and congregation, New Dearington Baptist Church, Lynchburg. GriefShare, 13-week program/support group for people experiencing grief and loss, 6-7:30 p.m. Howard White, New Vine Baptist Church, with music by Minister of Music, Bill Chambers. Authorities say once they arrived, they found the burned body of 55-year-old Michael Dean Walworth, who is a pastor in the community. Read More

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