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Sessions recused from probe due to campaign: Justice Dept.

Fact is, Comey is the type of law enforcer so filled with his own rectitude that he has angered members of both parties with his willingness to go after politicians whom he believes crossed the line. Comey: I think I've got to give you the same answer because it would touch on investigative matters. Instead, Trump let his lawyer do the talking for him.

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Cosby lawyers seek to paint accuser as opportunist

Andrea Constand , center, walks to the courtroom during Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown , Pa., Tuesday, June 6, 2017. "I wasn't scared of someone making a pass at me". "So you were coming to meet the man who had assaulted you, and you were bringing him bath salts?" asked Agrusa.

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Death toll rises to eight in London Bridge attack

On Wednesday, police confirmed three more arrests in Ilford, east London in connection with the recent attacks in Manchester and London , bringing the total in police custody to five. United Kingdom security was on high alert following the attack at London Bridge, in which eight people were killed and over 50 others injured when three assailants mowed down pedestrians on the bridge and then launched a stabbing rampage at the nearby Borough Market.

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'Wonder Woman' buries 'The Mummy' at box office

Of course, overseas is where it's at for these kind of blockbuster franchises and sure enough, China appears to be making the lion's share of the global box office for the film. Their first foray into the sands of Egypt made over $43.3 million domestically and garnered an Academy Award Nomination, while the second installment made more than double Tom Cruise's first entanglement with the bandaged bad-guy.

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Matthews: Trump-Russia Collusion Theory 'Came Apart' With Comey Testimony

In his written statement submitted to the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Comey claims that during this private meeting Trump brought up former national security adviser Michael Flynn , who was sacked after the White House said he had misrepresented the nature of his contact with the Russian ambassador to the United States.

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Distrust of Trump marks Comey's testimony about his firing

During his testimony on Thursday, Comey accused the Trump administration of spreading "lies" and bluntly asserted that Trump had fired him to interfere with an investigation of Russia's ties to the Trump campaign. Daniel Richman later confirmed to Reuters he was the one to whom Comey referred in his testimony . "I found him to be credible, candid and thorough", Collins said of Comey on MSNBC's "Morning Joe".

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Livestream Coverage Of The Red Carpet At The 2017 CMT Music Awards

The actress looked sensational in a fitted black lace frock that showed off svelte physique and triangle black bra. Jason Aldean , Darius Rucker , Charles Kelley of Lady A and Derek Trucks will pay tribute to southern rocker Gregg Allman , who died last month at age 69.

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Trump accuses ex-FBI chief James Comey of lying

Standing with Iohannis, a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation partner, Trump at last confirmed his commitment to the alliance's mutual defense pact, Article 5 , uttering words he deliberately did not say when he spoke at NATO's gathering in Belgium last month.

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Katy Perry struggled with suicidal thoughts

She explained: "That's the point of this whole thing, if people can see I'm just like them then they can dream just as big". Singer Katy Perry says she feels "ashamed" for having suicidal thoughts in the past. During the therapy session , Perry was in tears as she talked about her past suicidal thoughts . Perry continued to answer questions about everything from her sleep routine to the album and the motivation behind some of her new tracks, like "Act My Age", which deals with ...

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Conservative chief whip Gavin Williamson is in Belfast for talks with DUP

Timothy said he took responsibility for the Conservative manifesto, including a plan for elderly social care that caused a backlash among core voters. Gavin Williamson, the Conservative party chief whip, will hold discussions with the DUP on "how best they can provide support" to the government, according to the Press Association.

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Hundreds demonstrate against Theresa May's alliance with DUP

The Conservative leader has been warned her days are numbered after calling Thursday's vote three years early, only to lose her majority in parliament. The DUP is a socially conservative pro-British Protestant group that opposes abortion and same-sex marriage and once appointed an environment minister who believes human-driven climate change is a myth.

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Scotland striker Leigh Griffiths 'gutted' after England's last-gasp leveller

But Kane stunned the crowd two minutes into injury time when he volleyed home a flawless pass from Raheem Sterling, a goal that prevented what would have been England's first World Cup qualifying loss since a defeat to Ukraine in 2009. "It was brilliant for him that in a pressure moment he executed a skill that he made look easier than it actually was". He said: "Someone said in the dressing room it would probably have been the best moment of most of our careers if we'd held on to it".

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Cosby Lawyer Challenges Accuser's Credibility In Sexual Assault Trial

THE DEFENSE RESPONDS: Cosby's lawyer pressed Constand on the nature of the relationship, suggesting she'd enjoyed a romantic dinner with him and he'd signaled his interest by touching her thigh and trying to unbutton her trousers. Gianni said, claiming she asked, "What medication did you give to my daughter, and why, when my daughter was sick from why didn't you call 911?" Feden said that Constand stopped calling Cosby after leaving her job at Temple.

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Taylor Swift's Music Returns to Streaming Services

The move, according to a tweet from her management, is in celebration of selling 10 million copies worldwide of her album "1989". Spotify said in a statement: "We can confirm that Taylor Swift's entire back catalogue is now available on Spotify for her millions of fans to enjoy".

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Taylor Swift to return to all streaming services

Perry told Billboard the album was a result of growing as an artist and going from her 20s to her 30s. It seems that Tay-Tay and Spotify have made up, because she's just announced that her entire back catalogue will once more be made available on all streaming services.

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It's been a slow start: Kriti Sanon on acting

However, only Box office opening can decide the fate of the film. Neerja actor Jim Sarbh plays the antagonist (quintessential element in love stories). The celluloid is expected to earn Rs 6 crore and Rs 7 crore on 2nd and 3rd day, respectively. According to early estimates, it witnessed a boost on Saturday, raking in around Rs 6.50 crore.

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Real Madrid demand £78m for Alvaro Morata

Meanwhile, it has been suggested that Madrid are ready to flog him to fund bids for some of their own top targets. While Real are prepared to listen to offers for the 24-year-old Spanish worldwide, they want £78m for the player and any negotiations with United will not include a potential transfer to Real for David de Gea .

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Ferraris (Vettel, Raikkonen) fastest in Canadian GP practice

His fastest lap left him 0.330 seconds clear of four-time champion Vettel, who leads him by 25 points in the championship. Hamilton said he was "speechless" before removing the helmet from its casing and holding it up for fans to see. "My final lap worked perfectly - I could see my delta picking up and getting excited, but at the time I had no comprehension about the 65th - I forgot that, it was the here and now".

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Cavaliers top Warriors to stay alive in National Basketball Association finals

Against the Warriors . It's true, no team has come back from 0-3, not just in the Finals but in the playoffs, period. Zero. That's 0-126. Game Five moves to Oakland where the Warriors will look to close out the series and forever banish the memories of last season's epic collapse.

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Adam West Saved Batman. And Me

Family members said on a verified Facebook page that West died Friday night after "a short but courageous battle with leukemia". West, who starred in the 1966 Batman TV show, died at the age of 88 Friday. "I will miss him in the physical world and savor him always in the world of imagination and creativity". "And that is: if I am being turned down for other roles because of my association with Batman , then maybe what I should do is really embrace Batman ".

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Manuel Noriega Wiki: Cause of Death, Net Worth, Wife & Facts to Know

Noriega was born on February 11, 1934, in Panama City , Panama. Noriega's promotion to full general of 1983 made him the de facto leader of Panama, which at the time had no control over the Panama Canal Zone, an area of US control surrounding the canal.

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Patty Jenkins Still Not Signed On For Wonder Woman Sequel

Wonder Woman , alias Diana Prince, is a female superhero like none before her. I love that. She has an entry on movie database IMDB. In Wonder Woman , the DCEU finally has a movie that's universally adored as well as one that's raking in a massive amount of cash .

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Ariana set to release Somewhere Over the Rainbow as charity single

Following the attack in Manchester last month, Ariana Grande returned to the city last Sunday night for a heartfelt benefit concert. Ariana has also re-released her former single " One Last Time " with all proceeds going to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund .

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I'd make a film only for Katrina: Ranbir Kapoor

Basu was present here on Friday for the song launch " Galti se mistake " along with Katrina and Ranbir. "I don't think he ( Anurag Basu ) can work with any other actor as I understand his process". I have not played the part in the release date of the film and the clash. Ranbir said when he suggested that the film should be named "When Harry Met Sejal", everyone laughed it off.

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Sacramento-area sixth-grader advances to National Spelling Bee finals

Her winning word was "jnana", which means "knowledge". As is customary among high-level spellers, she asked the bee's official pronouncer, Dr. Jacques Bailly, questions about the word to gather information that might help her determine the correct spelling.

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Amanda Bynes Is Three-Years Sober, Plans Return To TV

Amanda Bynes granted a rare interview request Friday. Speaking to Hollyscoop's Diana Madison , she said: "I actually wasn't being insincere". The actress is now enrolled at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising , which is part of her plan to establish her own clothing line.

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London Bridge attacker tried to rent larger truck, police say

The trio wore leather belts attached to the vests, with three water bottles covered in tape attacked to them. United Kingdom police Commander Dean Haydon, who is leading the investigation, said: "I have not seen this tactic in the United Kingdom before where terrorists create maximum fear by strapping fake explosives to themselves".

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Police release image of knife used in London Bridge attack

In the weeklong investigation of the attack conducted by the Metropolitan Police's Counter-Terrorism Command, police found multiple petrol bombs left in the van. "I. saw a few injured people who were bleeding - including a man who had been stabbed in the stomach - and we got them to safety in the pub", he said.

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Teacher accused of sexual contact with 3 students

A former North Carolina math teacher hadn't even been on the job for a year before she was sacked for reportedly having sex with at least three male students. Police said two of the students are 17-years-old and the other is 16-years-old. Police said the incidents occurred off campus. She taught at Rocky Mount Preparatory School which is a public charter school.

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Rallies against Islamic law across US draw counter-protests

Scuffles broke out on the approach to the Capitol and State Troopers took at least four people into custody. Demonstrators at small but raucous gatherings around the country raised the specter that extremist interpretations of Islamic law might somehow spread across the U.S.

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Roman Polanski rape victim pleads with judge to close 1977 case

Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney Michele Hanisee has argued against Polanski's requests in recent court filings. FILE - In this May 6, 2008 file photo, Samantha Geimer arrives at the premiere of the HBO Documentary " Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired" in NY.

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John Gillispie: 'Wonder Woman' does justice to essence of character

The Israeli beauty portrays the titular Amazonian warrior in the new DC Comics blockbuster, which shattered USA box office records upon its release last week (02Jun17), hauling in over $100 million in its debut weekend, and bowing globally with a stunning $223 million gross as critics and film fans alike raved about the movie.

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Trump Responds To Comey Testimony, Calls Former FBI Director 'A Leaker'

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. "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication", he wrote at 6.10 am. Dershowitz went on to say that even if we don't like the President having that authority, he has that power and you can't turn a Constitutional power into a criminal act.

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Is 'Wonder Woman' the DC superhero movie we wanted?

This decision had received flak from movie buffs in the country. Although it has not been officially confirmed yet, Jenkins revealed to THR she had been contacted for the sequel to Wonder Woman and is contractually obligated to continue.

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Paris attacker 'pledged allegiance to IS'

Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said the attacker was carrying the identification card of an Algerian student. The man was going to attack the officer with a hammer before one of his peers shot and "neutralised" him. "These are the kind of attacks that are, that give everybody nightmares, because there's no plot", he said. People on social media said they were escorted inside the cathedral and asked to put their arms in the air.


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