To that end, Senator Jim Risch probed into the nature of Trump's words when he asked Comey , "Do you know of any case where a person has been charged for obstruction of justice or, for that matter, any other criminal offense, where they said or thought they hoped for an outcome?" "That's a great question", Comey said.
While both the Hunchback of Notre Dame and Phantom of the Opera were part of Universal's original cache of monster movies, there are certainly plenty of questions as to how these characters will fit into what the studio has planned for their Monsterverse .
Following attacks in Manchester and London that killed 29 people, voters are anxiously aware of the threat the country faces from worldwide terrorism, and demanding to know why authorities failed to apprehend suspects whose extremist leanings were well-known.
Cosby told police the relationship with Andrea Costand was consensual, and that he and Constand engaged in "petting" - fully clothed kissing and fondling in his Cheltenham home - on three occasions. Jurors also listened Thursday to a police detective read Cosby's testimony in a lengthy 2005 police interview report. The only question for the jury is how to interpret the encounter.
Constand's mother followed her on the stand and bolstered her daughter's account. "She viewed him like a father", she said. "But I was frozen, and those messages didn't get there and I was very limited". She alleged that after several minutes of talking, she began to slur her words and told Cosby she had trouble seeing him. She said she woke up the next morning, and quietly went to work.
Coats refused to confirm or deny Tuesday's explosive Washington Post report that cited USA officials saying Trump had asked Coats if he could lean on then-FBI director James Comey and urge him to ease the part of the Russian Federation probe that focused on sacked national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Comey said he told Trump three times that he was not personally under investigation. But within two hours after Comey finished speaking, Trump's attorney Marc Kasowitz launched into counter-accusations . Comey's excuse for disclosure of the privileged information and appears to be entirely retaliatory". Networks and cable news stations provided blanket coverage of the hearing , and a number of bars in Washington were opening early, with TVs tuned to live broadcasts of the hearing - ...
House Republicans headed toward a vote June 8, 2017, on dismantling sweeping financial rules established under Obama that were created to head off economic meltdowns. NPR reported last week that the bill would unravel the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which was passed in 2010 to prevent another financial crisis.
Despite their anger at her decision to call a snap post-Brexit referendum election and her conduct of the party's campaign, Conservative lawmakers appeared ready in the short-term to back her. "Her position I think is very, very hard". Some also argue that any Labour-led coalition might aim for a softer deal on Britain's planned departure from the European Union than the "hard Brexit " markets have anxious May would deliver.
Zarif responded: " Repugnant WH statement & Senate sanctions as Iranians counter terror backed by U.S. clients". Yesterday, following the deadly twin attacks in Tehran , Trump stated: "We grieve and pray for the innocent victims of the terrorist attacks in Iran and for the Iranian people, who are going through such challenging times ".
DC's Extended Universe film - starring Gal Gadot and directed by Patty Jenkins - earned $101 million over the weekend in the United States, along with critical acclaim (and a 93% score on Rotten Tomatoes ). audience was 52% female - notably high for the superhero genre, where audiences tend to be just 40% female. In the world of male Superheroes Wonder Woman is setting the bars high for women-oriented action flicks with nail-biting action, gravity-defying stunts, and a good storyline.
Mr Comey's account, released ahead of his appearance before the committee, could show that Mr Trump meant to impede the Flynn investigation, said Michael Gerhardt, a professor of constitutional law at the University of North Carolina School of Law.
Xing said the proportions of body parts and form of the feathers indicated it was a very young and highly advanced hatchling, adding that the unusually detailed feathers revealed unexpected diversity in primitive birds. But what we can glean from this specimen is the fact that it was probably a member of the so-called opposite birds, or Enantiornithes - a group of prehistoric birds, thought to have evolved at the same time as the ancestors of modern birds, but for some reason died off with ...
The low-power Y-series chips the MacBook uses see the biggest performance boost from the Kaby Lake upgrade, and Apple has also added the refined butterfly switch keyboard introduced in the MacBook Pros past year. The other notable change for the MacBook Pro 2017 has to do with the solid-state drive boost, now 50-percent faster compared to the previous models.
He always set an image for himself with his unique dance moves. Galti Se Mistake is a downright hilarious song, where Ranbir is seen giving the lessons of life to his friends in hostel. The audience will hardly be able to recognize him when he pops up the screen. The first song of the film, " Ullu ka pattha ", was released recently and has been receiving tremendous response from the audience due to its refreshing music and fun filled visuals that exhibit the chemistry between the lead ...
From top to bottom, rosters have more skill on them. CLEVELAND (AP ) - Kevin Durant never demanded he'd get to take the biggest shot of the NBA Finals . That doesn't make any sense. "I think it's great. So win, lose or draw, you live with the results". He did that countless times on Wednesday night but all for naught.
Sanders also got asked if Trump lied, in response to Comey having several times during the hearing said Trump lied in various assertions. Comey's seven-minute exchange with Blunt was a microcosm of the legal and political thicket of this city, and the Missouri senator's questions touched on some claims that Trump supporters use to defend the president.
The star was joined by Justin Bieber , Coldplay , Katy Perry , Miley Cyrus , Pharrell Williams , Take That, Little Mix , Niall Horan , the Black Eyed Peas and more for a massive show at Emirates Old Trafford in Manchester. Although £10 million has already been raised for the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund , Grande is keen to add to the total with the release of another single.
In an interview with National Enquirer , the 34-year-old confessed that Rodriguez "sexted" her while dating the On the Floor hitmaker. " I do not think he's sexually attracted to her". And when the fitness model asked him if the relationship was real, she said he just laughed and stuck his tongue out! They also wrote he offered to pay Hunter $20,000 for a threesome with another woman.
Turns out Kit Harington , better known as stoic Jon Snow , styles himself as something of a romantic wordsmith. If you like it, Nicole Kidman thinks you should put a ring on it. "All right, come on", a now blushing Kidman concluded. "You know, sometimes a guy comes up next to you and sort of does a double take while you're taking a piss".
He made reference to the fact that Anthem insurance pulled out of the Obamacare health care exchange in OH this week. "The promise of a safe, reliable and modern infrastructure hasn't been kept, but we're going to keep it", Trump said.
It's said a one-picture deal is the norm for WB signing a director to take on a big-budget movie for the first time. Director Patty Jenkins' film, " Wonder Woman ", is one of the most fun movies you'll see this summer. A full-on rant about the merits of the third member of the DC Comics Trinity, Wonder Woman , and the male-dominated superhero culture that often forgets her ensued.
Tom Cruise should have played the Mummy - that way his face would be swathed in bandages and his fans wouldn't have to see him sweat so hard to get this lumbering loser off the ground. I was so glad I wasn't in the Zero G scene with the plane because they did that 64 times, up and down and up and down. The Mummy , the first instalment of Universal's The Dark Universe , has drawn flak for its messy plot.
Police have named the attackers as Khurum Butt, 27, who had been known for his extremist views; 30-year-old Rachid Redouane, also known as Rachid Elkhdar; and Youssef Zaghba, a 22-year-old Italian national of Moroccan descent who was reportedly working in a London restaurant.
Constand was the women's basketball team manager at Cosby's alma mater. Cosby is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. According to Radar's courtroom witness, Cosby's defense attorney Angela Agrusa got off to a rocky start, fumbling through phone records in an attempt to illustrate that Constand continued to reach out to the actor several times after the alleged assault.
Right now, there seems to be conflicting reports on just what form the inevitable Wonder Woman sequel will take. "The good news is that Wonder Woman is finally the film that silences the naysayers and propels DC into a new era of success".
Claflin and Weizs have zero chemistry together, so Philip's logic-defying behavior can't be excused by mad infatuation-instead, he's carrying the idiot ball because that's what the plot requires him to do. This works well thanks to the outstanding performance by Rachel Weisz . Her face is like the placid surface of a lake, never giving anything away. The only female he has spent any time with is Louise ( Holliday Grainger looking like Miranda Richardson), the daughter of his godfather ...
The operation took place overnight and searches are ongoing at the properties, the force said. "Detectives investigating the London Bridge terror attack have carried out a search warrant at an address in east London in the early hours of Wednesday", police said in as statement.
Of course, because we can't get enough of Gal Gadot's fierceness, there is already chatter of a Wonder Woman sequel in the works. Wonder Woman continues to shatter records held by not only female directors but also comic book movies in general.
The One Love Manchester concert on Sunday featured a star-studded lineup that included Justin Bieber , Katy Perry , Coldplay, Miley Cyrus , Niall Horan , Pharrell Williams and others, and Grande closed the show with an emotional performance of "Over the Rainbow".
Rafael Nadal will take on compatriot Pablo Carreno Busta in the quarter-finals of the French Open on Tuesday (6 June). "That's what I've done so I'm very happy about the first week of competition ". On a sunny Court Philippe Chatrier, she lobbed Garcia from the back of the court to give herself two match points. As Djokovic noted, in May, he split with his entire coaching staff, citing the need to find "that winning spark again".
Khan responded saying the president had taken his comments out of context. "I don't know how (White House staffers) get up every morning and say, 'I have one of the most responsible jobs I will ever hold, and the President just tweeted something I would ground my 16-year-old for saying, '" Himes added.
Cosby denied to the cop that he ever took Viagra - and said he didn't like intercourse. (Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/Pool Photo via AP). In a police interview in 2005 that was also shown to jurors, Cosby said what followed was consensual "petting".
Gianna Constand said she then demanded to know what medication he gave her daughter that incapacitated her; Cosby said he could not read the prescription bottle but agreed to write it down and send it to her. At one point during Cosby's interview, he did something that surprised investigators. Prosecutors are expected to show jurors the candid statements he made about giving accuser Andrea Constand three unmarked pills in 2004 before engaging in sex acts with her.
Chris Collins, R-N.Y., said of Comey's dramatic depiction of an Oval Office meeting in which Trump allegedly said he hoped the FBI would let the Flynn investigation go. "I took it as, 'This is what he wants me to do.' I didn't obey that, but that's the way I took it", Comey said in an exchange with Idaho Republican Sen.