• Bill Cosby accuser slams his upcoming sexual assault town halls
Bill Cosby accuser slams his upcoming sexual assault town halls

You know, this issue can affect any young person, especially athletes of today. And they need to know what they're facing when they are hanging out and partying, when they are doing certain things that they shouldn't be doing. In recent years, the comedian and actor became known for scolding fellow African-Americans for poor grammar, sloppy dress a...

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  • Five Republican senators now oppose health care bill as written
Five Republican senators now oppose health care bill as written

His characterization of the bill as "mean" was particularly ridiculous because he'd held a ceremony in the Rose Garden after it passed and praised it as " very, very incredibly well-crafted ". In short, Medicaid funding under the Senate bill would still increase , but at a slower rate, and with states carrying a heavier burden. After paying into...

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  • Israel and India boost ties ahead of historic Modi visit
Israel and India boost ties ahead of historic Modi visit

Foreign investors too have been eagerly looking forward to the rollout of the single pan-India GST, which will replace the existing myriad central and state levies on both goods and services. "Important strategic issues to discuss with a true friend!" In an apparent dig at China , Modi said that India believed in following the world order.

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  • New Zealand pedal their way to brink of America's Cup glory
New Zealand pedal their way to brink of America's Cup glory

In race 7, this morning's first race - the New Zealanders won the start in steady, 12 knot winds, and stayed comfortably ahead for the entire race - at one of the marks leading by 40 seconds, and winning by 12 seconds. In Race 5, Spithill crossed the starting line a split second too soon and had to drop two lengths behind Team New Zealand. In 201...

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  • How Stephen Colbert Roasted Trump at the Tony Awards
How Stephen Colbert Roasted Trump at the Tony Awards

Bette Midler won best actress in a musical while an edgy new tale of millennial angst scooped six awards including best musical at Broadway's equivalent of the Oscars for U.S. The actor was poking fun at Midler who, after winning Best Actress in a Musical , disregarded her playoff music and kept right on talking. Songwriter Pasek made a sta...

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  • Jury begins deliberations in Cosby trial
Jury begins deliberations in Cosby trial

Jurors in the Cosby case continued to deliberate, nearing a total of 15 hours including a four-hour stint Monday, with only intermittent signs of progress. The defense had tried repeatedly since Cosby's December 30, 2015, arrest to have the case shut down, saying the charges were filed too late and the accusers were after money.

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  • Rickard hits tiebreaking double in 9th, Orioles top Rays 8-5
Rickard hits tiebreaking double in 9th, Orioles top Rays 8-5

Everyone in Tampa Bay's lineup didn't have a hit or drive in a run. The Rays got four RBIs each from Evan Longoria and Peterson, who was called up before the game and had a two-run homer. The liner scored Trea Turner, who singled with two outs and went to third on a single by Brian Goodwin. He remains at a loss to explain the pitching woes.

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  • LSU snaps Oregon State's streak
LSU snaps Oregon State's streak

Gilbert held the Beavers scoreless until Gretler hit a home run with one out in the eighth. For the third time in College World Series history, two SEC teams will face off for the national championship. Josh Smith hit Thompson's first pitch of the seventh into the seats for a two-run lead. Faedo, an alum of Alonso High School and first-ro...

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  • Cindy weakens into tropical depression after Louisiana landfall
Cindy weakens into tropical depression after Louisiana landfall

Kay Ivey had urged state residents to be alert for risky weather. He also activated four Texas Task Force 1 boat squads and two Texas Military Department vehicles squads of five vehicles each to respond to any weather-related emergencies.

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  • Erin Andrews Marries Jarret Stoll
Erin Andrews Marries Jarret Stoll

The couple reportedly said their "I dos" at sunset, with Andrews wearing a gorgeous white, off-the-shoulder Carolina Herrera gown with her hair pulled back. "I love you. I hope we're spending our lives together.' And he was fantastic". Andrews also shared that the two are definitely planning to have children, and that she's now undergoing IVF s...

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  • Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup
Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup

It's no bother to Spithill that Team USA merely cut Team New Zealand's lead in the first-to-seven regatta to 4-1. Team New Zealand have responded to Oracle's fightback in the best possible fashion as they reasserted their dominance on Bermuda's Great Sound .

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  • Virginia establishment favorite easily wins Democratic primary
Virginia establishment favorite easily wins Democratic primary

Democratic candidate for governor.former Rep. Tom Perriello , reacts to supporters at an election night party at the State Theatre Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in Falls Church, Va. Virginia is one of two states electing governors this year, and the race is testing the enthusiasm of the electorate in both parties in the wake of Trump's victory.

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  • Dassey wins in federal appeals court
Dassey wins in federal appeals court

A federal magistrate judge ruled in August that investigators coerced Dassey, who was 16 at the time and suffered from cognitive problems, into confessing. Avery is seeking a new trial. So while it's possible that Dassey will get out of prison, it probably won't be for quite some time, if ever. The original district court ruling in Wisconsin ...

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  • North Carolina Law Says Women Can't Revoke Consent Once Sex Begins
North Carolina Law Says Women Can't Revoke Consent Once Sex Begins

One woman said she agreed to sex with a man at a party in January, but changed her mind when he became violent. Although she was initially willing, she reportedly told the man to stop when the intercourse became violent, and he did not. "It is certainly out of touch with the way these case are being considered today", she told The Independent. ...

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  • Transformers: The Last Knight Rotten Tomatoes score off to horrid start
Transformers: The Last Knight Rotten Tomatoes score off to horrid start

If there is a silver lining to this, it's that this will be the last Transformers movie that will be directed by Michael Bay . The " Transformers: The Last Knight " star says his 13-year-old daughter Ella Rae has caught the eye of a boy and whilst he was nothing but "polite and well prepared", Mark still feels protective over his daughter.

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  • Five months pregnant Montano runs 800m race
Five months pregnant Montano runs 800m race

This time around, in the searing heat, she ran 11 seconds faster than her 2014 time. Now Alysia Montano , seven times the U.S. 800m champion, has competed in the preliminary round of an important contest while five months pregnant. What do you think about the athlete's decision to run while pregnant? "I wanted Wonder Woman to represent me"...

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  • Prince Philip leaves hospital after two-night stay
Prince Philip leaves hospital after two-night stay

The 96-year-old was admitted to the King Edward VII hospital as a precautionary measure , and remained there for two nights. Philip, 96, left the hospital in "good spirits". Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, said in May he was cutting down his public appearances and wouldn't take on new charity roles after more than six decades of s...

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  • Rape charges against Hilary Duff's ex-husband dismissed
Rape charges against Hilary Duff's ex-husband dismissed

Prosecutors said there was reasonable doubt as to whether Comrie's accuser consented to anal sex during a February incident in which Comrie invited two women to his L.A. And could the end of the alleged rape probe against Comrie clear the way for Duff to reconcile with him? It was at this point that she began making an audio recording of Com...

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  • Stabenow Speaks Out Against GOP's Latest Health Care Bill
Stabenow Speaks Out Against GOP's Latest Health Care Bill

Sen. Dean Heller of Nevada is the latest Republican to say he wouldn't support the GOP health bill without changes. The measure resembles the House bill that the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office says would mean 23 million additional uninsured people within a decade.

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  • Karen Handel Victory Has Silver Lining for Democrats
Karen Handel Victory Has Silver Lining for Democrats

A number of Democrats have renewed their calls for Pelosi to step down as minority leader and make room for new ― and younger ― voices. While Karen Handel's election to Congress on Tuesday night cheered Republicans , Democrats should be encouraged by their performance in the Georgia special election and in their performance in the other fou...

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