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Donald Trump Ducks Answering If There Are Recordings with Comey

Trump has a long history of threatening to file complaints and lawsuits and not following through. He said that when Trump told him he hoped he would terminate an investigation into Michael Flynn , the ousted national security adviser, he interpreted that as a directive.

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Polanski's victim to play supporting role for him in court

Samantha Geimer smiles as she arrives at Los Angeles Superior Court for the motion hearing in Los Angeles on Friday. Gordon said he would issue a written ruling on the release of the Gunson transcript. "Thank you for taking the time to come in", Gordon told her. Braun has said he believes a transcript of closed-door testimony from former Deputy District Attorney Roger Gunson will confirm a plea deal negotiated in 1978 calling for Polanski to be sentenced to time already served behind ...

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Gregg Allman laid to rest

The singer was spotted entering the small chapel to attend the private service, which was only open to friends and family. They will include former U.S. At many concerts the Allman Brothers Band held for me, the people who attended would donate the ticket price to the campaign and then the federal government matched that amount.

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Roman Polanski sex victim expected to ask judge to drop case

The Rosemary's Baby director says he fled because the judge who was handling his case decades ago promised him he'd serve 90 days of psychiatric evaluation, but was going to sentence him to 50 years in prison. In an effort to lift the restriction, Geimer came to court Friday to open a sealed document - one that Polanksi's defense says shows that there had been a deal by the district attorney to confine the director's sentence.

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United's Morata Bid Rejected

The Spaniard returned to Real Madrid from Juventus on a £25 million buyback option. The 24-year-old is understood to want a move to United with a view of playing more regular first-team football after starting just 14 games last season for Real.

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief Comey of lying

In his testimony , Comey said that after he was sacked and Trump's May 12 tweet , he gave the memos to Richman with the intent that they be leaked to the media. He also reiterated that the ex-FBI director, dismissed on 9 May, is a filter, referring to Comey's recognition of having provided some information to the press to put the arm on appointing a special attorney general for the investigation on the alleged Russian interference in United States elections.

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Trump blasts Comey as a 'leaker' in first tweet since testimony

According to the report, the complaint will focus on Comey's testimony that he shared memos about his conversations with Trump with a friend, whom he also asked to pass the information to a reporter. The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director said he did so in response to a tweet from Trump after his firing that said Comey should hope there are "no tapes" of their conversations.

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Kane wants to improve England goal record

And despite bookies rating the hosts 5/1 outsiders for a first win over England in 18 years, Strachan expects his team to take something from Gareth Southgate's Group F leaders. We know all their possibilities, what they can do and what they can't do. We probably should have scored a few more than we did. Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon , meanwhile, hopes that Scotland can capture the spirit of 1967, when four of the men who went on to become Lisbon Lions helped the national team ...

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Prosecution rests their case in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial

Robreno, who, in response to a request from the Associated Press, agreed that the document was in the public interest. Her testimony was introduced to deflect attacks on Constand , who defense attorneys have sought to impeach by pointing to her late report to police one year after the alleged sexual encounter as well as her continued contact with Cosby after she alleged he sexually assaulted her.

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Bill Maher apologizes on air: Racial slur 'has caused pain'

Maher apologized for the comment last week , amid calls for his firing, and his own network called it "deeply offensive" and "inexcusable". He previously apologized in a statement: "Friday nights are always my worst night of sleep because I'm up reflecting on the things I should or shouldn't have said on my live show".

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Taylor Swift returns to streaming as rival Katy Perry releases album

Swift's decision also marks a realisation that physical sales or paid downloads of "1989" have passed their peak so long after the release. "I'm not willing to contribute my life's work to an experiment that I don't feel fairly compensates the writers, producers, artists and creators of this music", she said at the time.

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Cosby told mother of his 'victim' he was sorry

Constand claims the drug she was given made her helpless to react. When Cosby met with law enforcement in Manhattan 10 days later, he had his driver voluntarily give officials a bag of pills, including two pink pills, one of which was broken in half.

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Wonder Woman director Patty Jenkins knows where she'd take the sequel

The film stars Gal Gadot in the title role. For now, we can all bask in the glory that was Wonder Woman , as the DCEU finally finds its footing. The movie, which chronicles the origin of mythical Amazonian warrior Diana, Princess of Themyscira, is officially the first successful superhero movie with a female lead.

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Eighth person killed in London attack found in Thames river

British Police have named the third attacker in the London terror rampage that took place Saturday night to be confirmed as Moroccan-Italian Youssef Zaghba , age 22. Youssef Zaghba had been flagged to British intelligence services after telling Italian police "I'm going to be a terrorist " when he was reportedly stopped trying to travel to Syria .

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Israel's in love with its homegrown Wonder Woman Gal Gadot

Still, the success of Wonder Woman is undeniable, and Entertainment Weekly reports that though there is no official word on a sequel , you can bet your bustier we'll be seeing Gal Godot crack that whip again. At this time, the filmmaker is not now signed on to direct Wonder Woman 2 . Pair her superhuman qualities with her human ones, and you get the reason why we take an interest in her.

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Trump Calls On Qatar To End Funding Of Terrorism, Extremists

Trump said Arab leaders he met with in Saudi Arabia last month had urged him to confront Qatar over its behavior. Qatar's Al Udeid Air Base is home to more than 11,000 United States and coalition forces and an important base for the fight against IS.

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'F**k The Police!: Black Lives Matter Activists Protest Shooting In Tulsa

A deputy used his stun gun on Barre, but it "had no effect", the statement said. On June 5, they couldn't find him. Police Chaplain Andru Morgan prays at the scene of an officer involved shooting, June 9, 2017 , in Tulsa , Oklahoma. Civil rights groups called on police and the sheriff's office to turn the investigation of Friday's shooting over to an independent agency. "People are upset, they're exhausted", the 50-year-old Harris said.

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Bill Cosby could testify in sexual assault trial

Constand said, Mr. Cosby invited her to his house again to discuss her career options. She has said she felt compelled to do so because she was director of women's basketball operations at Temple University and he was a powerful trustee there.

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Jury may soon hear from Cosby, even if he doesn't take stand

They snapped to attention when the comic legend's familiar voice poured into the room. He offers to pay for Andrea Constand to attend college, but only if she gets good grades. The defense has tried to characterize both women as professionally eager and malleable, looking for a career change that they knew Cosby could facilitate.

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Theresa May confirms she will stay as Britain's prime minister

May and her conservatives will now have to work with minority parties in an attempt to form a coalition government that could keep her in the top spot. Independence Party ( UKIP ) leader, has also called for her resignation. In a statement outside No 10 after a chastening night for the Tories, Mrs May said only her party had the "legitimacy and ability" to give certainty to the country in the years to come.

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Where Trump's Lawyer Eyes Vindication Others See Obstruction

The White House's statements were "lies, plain and simple". One observer chose to interpret Comey's use of "no fuzz" as saying a "high-confidence judgment" about the likelihood that Russian Federation tried to tip the scales in the 2016 race for president.

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United Kingdom vote sparks uncertain outlook for financial sector

May and her advisors have spent the morning talking with leaders of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) in Northern Ireland. "Clearly if she's got a worse result than two years ago and is nearly unable to form a government, then she, I doubt, will survive in the long term as Conservative Party leader", former Conservative Treasury chief George Osborne said on ITV .

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Golden State Warriors chasing post-season perfection in NBA Finals

Undoubtedly the presence of Durant makes Curry and the other Warriors better. The Cavaliers might have beaten anybody else the way they played, just as they did in Game 3 of last year's Finals and as they did while rolling into the Finals with a 12-1 record.

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Saudi Arabia, Allies Issue Qatar-Linked 'Terrorism' List

He was speaking after Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates and several other countries severed diplomatic ties with Doha on Monday and closed transport links. Tillerson is also calling on Qatar to address the concerns of other Arab nations. Saudi Arabia, the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt have suspended all flights to and from Doha and closed off sea and air links to Qatar.

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Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh escapes Game 1 unscathed

The opening period of Wednesday's Game 2 between the Penguins and Predators was an eventful affair, but the best highlight came from Nashville's Pontus Aberg . I'm not saying Subban was intimate with Crosby, but I bet he could tell you what Crosby had for the pregame meal. "I'm not working for the Chamber of Commerce, but I'm telling you, you and your friends would never regret a visit to Nashville to see a game", Predators general manager David Poile said.

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Bill Cosby's Wife MIA in Second Day of His Sexual Assault Trial

She wanted to know what medication he had given Andrea Constand that incapacitated her. She said she first thought it was after a group dinner in March and later realized it happened after a private dinner a month or two earlier. Bill Cosby's former Cosby Show co-star, Keshia Knight Pulliam, 38, was seen walking with him and still remembers him as "America's Dad", despite his now tarnished reputation.

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APNewsBreak: Gianforte to plead guilty to assault charge

Afterwards, Gianforte was cited with misdemeanor assault and was asked to appear in court by today [June 7]. Those glasses now sit in The Newseum , a museum in Washington, D.C. "I have accepted Mr. Gianforte's apology and his willingness to take responsibility for his actions and statements". As part of the settlement , Jacobs said he would not object to Gianforte entering a no contest plea, meaning Gianforte would concede to the charge without admitting guilt.

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Dominic Thiem has huge potential: Rafael Nadal

His next opponent, Austria's 23-year-old Dominic Thiem , is one of the few players now capable of denting Nadal's hull and showed that in a straight-sets win in Rome last month. Stan Wawrinka battered the ball as if each swing would determine the outcome of his French Open semifinal against No. 1 Andy Murray . Wawrinka, attacking from the start, drew first blood in the eighth game, breaking with a forehand cross-court pass victor to punish Murray's tentative approach, but the Scot ...

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WayForward working on The Mummy Demastered for Nintendo Switch

Utilizing the revolutionary StarVR headset and 4D technology, players are tasked with protecting fellow agents from the wrath of the titular mummy, Princess Ahmanet, played by Sofia Boutella in the film. The game will launch later this month, but today, Android mobile device owners can pre-register for the game on Google Play. With the latest instalment of The Mummy franchise now in theatres, developer WayForward has announced The Mummy Demastered, a game based in the same ...

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Trump brands former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief a 'leaker'

And Comey then basically began orchestrating the hiring of a special counsel to lead the FBI's investigation into Russian U.S. election meddling. However, Comey's blistering testimony painted Trump as a liar , with Comey charging that the Trump administration tried to defame him after he was sacked from the Federal Bureau of Investigation and noting that he kept diligent notes of his interactions with Trump because he didn't trust the President to tell the truth.

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Ronaldo shines for Portugal, while Lloris dims French hopes

Bulgaria are fourth, just four points behind Sweden - who sit at the summit on goal difference from Didier Deschamps' men - despite suffering a surprise loss in Belarus . Ronaldo, Portugal's all-time leading scorer, took his tally to 73 goals for his country after another decisive performance. He looked their only real threat in the first half and scored four minutes before half-time when he stooped to head in from close range after Jose Fonte's header hit the post.

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Texas mom charged after leaving toddlers to die in hot car

Kerr County Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer said it was the worst case of child endangerment he's seen in his 37-year career. Hierholzer said autopsies have been ordered. A joint investigation between the Kerrville Police Department , Texas Rangers, Child Protective Services and the Kerr County Sheriff's Office began on June 8, Hierholzer said.

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Kirsten Gillibrand drops f-bomb during speech on democracy

The Democratic senator from NY, already rumored to be in contention for the 2020 presidential election, issued a rallying cry to the Democratic party, which finds itself in its weakest electoral position in years - but has since the election of President Donald Trump seen a surge in enthusiasm.

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Police witness tells court of Bill Cosby's sexual approach: 'Petting and touching'

Gianna Constand also testified Wednesday that she had multiple phone conversations with Cosby in which she questioned what pills Cosby gave her daughter. The mother of the main accuser in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial told the jury on Wednesday that the disgraced USA megastar admitted in a telephone conversation 12 years ago that "he was a sick man".

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Normani Kordei says new Fifth Harmony album 'means more'

With a new studio album in the works, Fifth Harmony tease their first album as only four members with the slinky "Down", seemingly cut from the same R&B-textured fabric of their biggest hits to-date, "Worth It" and "Work from Home". "So no, after months of rejection from her and her team, these supposed lengthy conversations in fact never happened, although we pleaded", they posted on Twitter .


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