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At a glance: Last day of the Bill Cosby sex assault trial

The trial centered around Andrea Constand , the former director of operations for Temple University's women's basketball team, who claimed she was drugged and sexually assaulted by Cosby in January 2004 at his home near Philadelphia. you get what you need". Prosecutors have reportedly expressed their intention to pursue a retrial in Constand's case. They had much of the key testimony from the first six days of the trial read back to them.



Judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case afte

They first informed Judge Steven O'Neill on Thursday that they were deadlocked, but were instructed to keep trying. Jurors deliberated for more than 52 hours over six days before telling a judge they could not reach a unanimous decision on whether the Cosby Show star drugged and molested Temple University employee Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.



Trump acknowledges he is under investigation in Russia probe

To review: Last month, Trump decided he wanted to fire James Comey because he disapproved of the FBI director's handling of the investigation into his campaign. "This is a political fight and he's going to fight it", a White House official said regarding president's Friday's tweets. But I must admit that Trump's latest tweet is a good one.



Looming expansion draft turns up trade chatter around National Hockey League

After months of speculating, guessing, and building our own rosters on sites like CapFriendly, we are all going to learn how right or, more likely, wrong we were about how National Hockey League general managers value certain players. The Capitals could negotiate a side deal with Vegas General Manager George McPhee , perhaps trading a pick or a prospect to the Golden Knights for McPhee to avoid selecting Schmidt.



Locals React After Trump Cancels DAPA

A clause in DAPA would have extended the duration for DACA permits from two years to three, but was never fully implemented . The Congressional Hispanic Caucus, which hours before the DHS announcement Thursday had requested clarification from the agency on DACA-related policy, on Friday accused the administration of sowing "fear and anxiety" in immigrant communities with its policies.



As Brexit talks loom, May scrambles for deal to stay in power

A DUP spokesperson said there had been a break in tasks due to parliamentary business. The DUP and Sinn Fein are taking part in Thursday's talks at Downing Street, along with smaller parties. The Prime Minister has insisted the United Kingdom will leave the single market, replace customs union membership with a new deal and end the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice.