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Author: 0 Bill Cosby to educate young people about sexual abuse laws

Days after a USA judge declared a mistrial in sexual assault case against Bill Cosby , the famous actor has expressed his desire to deliver a series of "town halls" where he would speak to young people about sexual assault, or rather, how to avoid being accused of one.

Life&Culture Korea may get North to co-host Olympic ski events
Author: 0 Korea may get North to co-host Olympic ski events

It has also been suggested the two nations form an inter-Korean women's ice hockey team to compete in the Games. Such a collaboration could help the neighbors resume dialogue after a period of official silence. Do has reportedly already begun discussions with the International Olympic Committee about possible ways to ensure North Korea's participation. " I hope that many people come to the Games and cheer the players on ".

Life&Culture Drake Bell reacts to not being invited to Josh Peck's wedding
Author: 0 Drake Bell reacts to not being invited to Josh Peck's wedding

They aren't close anymore and Josh had a very small wedding '. It's been 10 years since the show went off the air, but fans were holding out hope that Drake and Josh were maybe, just maybe, still friends. Ties are officially cut. "I'll miss ya brotha", Bell wrote in a series of tweets that have since been deleted . The insider revealed that Drake and Josh "hadn't spoken in three years" and "would tweet each other back on social media a couple times a year".

Life&Culture Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens
Author: 0 Cosby's lawyer attacks 1 accuser as sex assault trial opens

Under oath, Constand said that Cosby assaulted her after he gave her three blue pills, which he told her were a natural remedy to ease the stress she was feeling because of an upcoming career change. That account comes from Variety , which adds that Cosby claimed "he would never ask her to do anything that would be harmful". Constand sued Cosby in 2005 after prosecutors initially decided not to charge him.

Author: 0 After jury deadlocks, Bill Cosby faces 2nd sex assault trial

He remains free on $1 million bail, still charged with three counts of felony sexual assault. Judge Steven O'Neill declared the mistrial on Saturday when the jury in Montgomery County, Pennsilvania, claimed to be "hopelessly deadlocked" after six days of deliberations.

Life&Culture Coal company sues HBO's John Oliver for defamation
Author: 0 Coal company sues HBO's John Oliver for defamation

Sunday's episode of the HBO program " Last Week Tonight ", a comedy show hosted by John Oliver that takes deep dives into various issues, often exposing supposed wrongdoing while cracking jokes, focused on a number of issues in the coal industry.

Life&Culture Gene Simmons Withdraws Application To Trademark
Author: 0 Gene Simmons Withdraws Application To Trademark "Devil Horns" Hand Gesture

Now, the original papers filed at US Patent and Trademark Office have been updated and say that Simmons' claim has been abandoned. "Even if consumers don't think of Gene Simmons in particular, do they associate the gesture with a single source of entertainment services in the nature of live performances and personal appearances?" posited Sapphire.

Author: 0 Judge Finds Defendant Guilty; Manslaughter Law Extending to New Grounds?

Carter being found guilty of involuntary manslaughter for her texting and encouragement in Roy III's suicide is a first for USA courts. Carter could face up to 20 years in prison if convicted. "She knew exactly what she was doing and what she said". "You open up the door to a direction where words now can amount to weapons, this is absolutely all new territory" Harnais said.

Life&Culture Review Roundup - Michael Bay's TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT
Author: 0 Review Roundup - Michael Bay's TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT

Anyone? Paramount? Spielberg? Oh who are we kidding, Steven is cashing all those checks from the worldwide ticket sales from the last Transformers film. Transformers: The Last Knight is on IMDB , BoxOfficeMojo , and Wikipedia . Speaking to Collider , di Bonaventura said: "I know we're doing a spin-off first in the " Bumblebee " movie and that is a very distinctive departure from what you've been seeing so far".

Life&Culture George Clooney's tequila brand Casamigos bought by Diageo
Author: 0 George Clooney's tequila brand Casamigos bought by Diageo

The star founded Casamigos in 2013 with friends Rande Gerber and Mike Meldman. It will pay up to $300 million more if the tequila company performs well over the next 10 years. Casamigos sells for $45 to $55 per bottle, about the same price as Diageo's other Don Julio tequila. George and Rande will stay involved with the brand after the acquisition, which is set to take place later this year.

Author: 0 Rex Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease Qatar blockade

Despite Tillerson's call for there to be "no further escalation", Trump's sharp comments were likely to further embolden Saudi Arabia and the others in their bid to isolate Qatar. In an interview with Reuters in late 2015, Ahmet Demirok, Turkey's ambassador to Qatar at the time, said 3,000 ground troops would eventually be deployed at the base, planned to serve primarily as a venue for joint training exercises.

Author: 0 Kim Kardashian, Kanye West hire a surrogate for third child

An old photo of the star of reality TV, naked, has resurfaced. The couple found a surrogate through an agency and have agreed to pay their surrogate $4,500 per month for 10 months. Kanye West and Kim Kardashian are getting ready for baby number three and decide to use a surrogate. 'I think that social media is one of the most important tools if you're building a brand, ' Kim revealed during an appearance on USA talk show The View this week.

Author: 0 Keshia Knight Pulliam will always be there for Bill Cosby

The jurors, who appeared worn out, were dismissed by Judge Steven O'Neill around 9 p.m. and returned to their hotel. Prosecutors claim that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted Andrea Constand (director of operations for the women's basketball team at Temple University) at his home near Philadelphia in January 2004.

Life&Culture White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph
Author: 0 White House paints Handel win as Trump triumph

The former Georgia secretary of state won by nearly 4 points, beating Jon Ossoff , a 30-year-old documentary filmmaker and former congressional staffer - 51.9 percent to 48.1 percent. "I don't think people in the beltway are realizing just how toxic the Democratic Party brand is in so many parts of the country". Much like Ossoff's campaign, much of it came from large Democratic states like NY ($1.1 million), California ($1.6 million), and MA (nearly $1 million).

Life&Culture Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum
Author: 0 Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

From her prime seat, Cosby's wife heard her husband's lawyer blame his legal woes on the supposed lies, greed and vanity of his accusers. The 79-year-old comedian is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Cosby had said before the trial he would not testify. Steele was adamant that the prosecution proved beyond a reasonable doubt that Cosby is guilty of raping Constand .

Life&Culture Patty Jenkins Hints at Chris Pine's Presence in Future Wonder Woman Films
Author: 0 Patty Jenkins Hints at Chris Pine's Presence in Future Wonder Woman Films

THR reports that WB only signed Patty Jenkins on for one movie, which may in turn end up costing them some big bucks to get Jenkins back for Wonder Woman 2 as WW is such a big success. The Israeli actress recently made a startling revelations which will no doubt impress you beyond measure. After all, Wonder Woman did break records.

Life&Culture Iron Man, Doctor Strange and Hulk in new Instagram still
Author: 0 Iron Man, Doctor Strange and Hulk in new Instagram still

Unusual (and his sidekick Wong), Spider-Man, and the Guardians of the Galaxy to battle the archvillain Thanos , played by Josh Brolin . Doctor Strange has created his magic and Black Panther has ruled a country. Clearly, Cumberbatch was trying to one-up Derek Zoolander's Blue Steel impression, while Downey Jr. might have been shooting for an endorsement deal with La Croix.