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McGovern: Judge's ruling finds Michelle Carter's words killed Conrad Roy


Moniz said Carter put Roy in a "toxic environment" and had a self-created duty to him. Carter then took no action to help Roy either by calling police or his family despite knowing his plan and location, Mr Moniz said. The 18-year-old was found dead of carbon monoxide poisoning in his truck in Fairhaven, Massachusetts, in July 2014. "Because the case is pending, I am not going to comment further", said defense attorney Joseph Cataldo after the verdict Friday. Read More »

Suns nab forward Josh Jackson with 4th overall pick

The night also saw local star seniors Wesley Iwundu (No. 33, Orlando Magic) and Frank Mason (No. 34, Sacramento Kings) find homes early in the second round. Tatum averaged 16.8 points and 7.3 rebounds per game in his lone season with the Blue Devils. I see that in a lot of the guys on their team. "I can guard one-through-four on the defensive end and I can also play one-through-four on the offensive end". Read More »

Gergen: Trump could beat Dems in 2020


An examination of all the special elections shows that the Democrats have added to Hillary Clinton's gains in well-educated districts and even won over some white working-class voters, which the former Democratic candidate struggled with, Vox reported . Read More »

Did old mate just accidentally reveal Banksy's identity?


I think he is a brilliant artist. "I think he has flipped the world of art over", before pausing and quickly changing the subject. Is Goldie's friend, Massive Attack maestro Robert Del Naja , really Bansky? Del Naja was previously speculated to be involved in the Banksy pieces after a researcher suggested a year ago that Banksy is in fact a collective movement which Del Naja heads up. Read More »

Donald Trump pressured intel bosses


Representatives for the White House have previously directed any queries about the Russian Federation investigation to Trump's lawyer, Marc Kasowitz. "By the way, if Russian Federation was working so hard on the 2016 Election, it all took place during the Obama Admin.", Trump wrote . Read More »

Patty Jenkins writing 'Wonder Woman 2' with studio head


The film is about the origins of Wonder Woman who was called "Diana, princess of the Amazons" and was trained to be an unconquerable warrior. I hope they realise they have to keep her and also I hope Jenkins forces them to back a dump truck full of money up to her front door. Read More »

Gold Cup preview: O'Brien satisfied George in good Order for defence


Ryan asked for courage and he gave it. Australian Michelle Payne, the only female jockey to have won the Melbourne Cup, came fifth on outsider Kaspersky. I thought she shaped really well when third in the Middleton Stakes on her first start for us. Dettori's loss was John Velazquez gain as he piloted United States star Lady Aurelia to a stunning victory in the King's Stand Stakes . Read More »

Prosecutor opposes media efforts to obtain names of Cosby trial jurors


Days later, and little is known about what went on behind closed doors. Judges in the state also have some discretion when it comes to keeping those identities secret in certain conditions. "It was the craziest, eeriest bus ride I've ever taken". Yet the fundamental potential flaw in the case will remain: Constand's inconsistent statements to police about matters such as the date and circumstances of the alleged assault, which she says took place in 2004 at Cosby's gated estate in tony ... Read More »

The Mummy: Reviewers pan Tom Cruise's latest flick


Among all the main characters, Boutella is the star of the movie. It has to take on " Wonder Woman " at the box office. The fact that his character can be both good and evil also sets up a certain amount of intrigue for the Dark Universe - will Dr Jekyll convince the monsters he encounters to fight for good, or will his evil side prevail instead? "It's not that Cruise hasn't had misfires before (and between Rock of Ages, Oblivion , and [Jack Reacher], they're happening at a faster rate), but ... Read More »

Celebrities React To Bill Cosby Mistrial

Judge Steven O'Neill pushed back on repeated defense requests to send the panel home without a verdict, declaring that jurors could talk as long as they wanted over allegations that Cosby drugged and molested a woman at his suburban Philadelphia mansion in 2004. Read More »

US Flies Supersonic Bombers In Show Of Force Against North Korea

Four years ago, Otto Warmbier graduated from Wyoming High School, where he took to the podium in front of his classmates, to wish them luck as they moved onto their next step in life. Beerck described Warmbier as a "goofy kid" who would "drop anything to help his friends". "At least I know China tried", Trump wrote. "You can tell from the outpouring of emotion from the communities that he touched - Wyoming, Ohio and the University of Virginia to name just two - that the love for Otto ... Read More »

Death Of Rapper Prodigy Raises Questions About Sickle Cell Disease


He then called his road manager. 'Prodigy was hospitalised a few days ago in Vegas after a Mobb Deep performance for complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis. It should be noted, however, that Mobb Deep cofounder Havoc was actually responsible for some of the quotes used by the anchors. I could have crashed with my kids in the auto ... Read More »

Arshad Warsi's Bungalow Gets Demolished By BMC!


Before you jump to conclusions, let us clarify that since the bungalow was locked when the civic officials have paid a visit to the premises, they carried out a symbolic demolition to get the point across. The BMC also examined other bungalows in the vicinity and found out that many others have carried out such illegal constructions. The court recently lifted the stay order. Read More »

Elina Svitolina may withdraw from Wimbledon after Birmingham loss


It is only a month since the 22-year-old Ukrainian tasted the euphoria of winning the Italian Open in Rome, but while struggling with injury, Svitolina slid to a 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 second-round defeat to a player ranked outside the top 100. Muguruza next plays Vandeweghe, who won the first set against Konta in only 20 minutes. I was late or too early. Giorgi has played three matches on the lush grass and attacked with imagination and flair. Read More »

Who Beyonce and Jay-Z named their twins after revealed


Beyonce announced the news of her pregnancy in February with an Instagram snap. But she still reportedly enjoys being an older sister by being present from the time of their birth and choosing their names. While the sources did not reveal any specific details about the twins' condition, it can be speculated that the lights will be used to treat the babies from jaundice. Read More »

Tubelight movie review: Kabir Khan's weakest film by far


Asked if any other actor should have played Laxman, Salman replied, "Aamir hasn't played the character like that, but Aamir is really good". His forthcoming film Tubelight , featuring superstar Salman Khan and his brother Sohail, is set in the backdrop of the India-China war of 1962. Read More »

Best Performances From The 2017 Tony Awards

The big victor was a show about outsiders - " Dear Evan Hansen ", which featured a lonely 17-year-old who gets caught in a web of lies. Andy Blankenbuehler took home yet another Tony for Best Choreography after the cast of Bandstand showed everyone exactly why he deserved it (and, of course, the award was announced during a commercial break). Read More »

Trump meets wireless, drone executives on new technologies

The U.S.'s northern neighbor is also relaxing regulations and providing tax breaks to lure tech talent. Steve Mollenkopf , CEO of San Diego-based Qualcomm, was among the technology leaders participating in the first meeting of the American Technology Council Monday at the White House. Read More »

Mauro Ranallo returns to WWE in a new role


Mauro Ranallo is coming back to WWE . In April, Ranallo announced that he and WWE had come to terms on his departure, which would take place upon his contract expiry in August. A decorated combat sports analyst who is now the lead play-by-play commentator for Showtime Championship Boxing and will call the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor superfight on August 26, Ranallo is credited with injecting incredible energy into everything he broadcasts. Read More »

Gene Simmons Reportedly Withdraws Application to Trademark Devil Horns Hand Gesture


Simmons tried to stake a claim on the gesture for for the objective of "entertainment, namely, live performances by a musical artist; personal appearances by a musical artist". However, in a 2001 interview, the rocker, who died in 2010, said, "That's like saying I invented the wheel". Dio's widow Wendy was among the chorus of disapproval , calling the idea of the trademark "disgusting", arguing Simmons had "made a complete fool of himself", and insisting, "It belongs to everyone; it ... Read More »

Projected record number of people to travel for Fourth of July


With 1.25 million more travelers than past year, 2017 will be marked as the most traveled Independence Day holiday weekend ever. AAA attributes lower gas prices as a factor in the higher level of travel. It noted that gasoline prices are slightly higher than they were at this time previous year, and far below historical averages. Hotel costs are the same as a year ago, with the average AAA Three Diamond Rated hotel costing $185 per night. Read More »

Diageo to buy Clooney's tequila brand in $1 billion deal


CNBC first reported on the deal, in which Diageo will pay an initial $700 million, with the potential for another $300 million over 10 years based on the tequila's performance. George Clooney (right) with friends in the Casamigos Agave Fields . "We look forward to partnering with Rande, George and Mike to realise the full potential of the brand". Read More »

Brendan Dassey wins big victory in federal court

Dassey was convicted in the 2005 murder of photographer Teresa Halbach . Dassey had stated, very unconvincingly, that he had aided his aforementioned uncle (who also received a life sentence) in the rape and murder of Halbech in their family auto salvage yard. Read More »

ALERT: Britax Issues Massive Car Seat Chest Clip Recall


The recall includes three travel systems: B-Safe 35 & Travel Systems, B-Safe 35 Elite & Travel Systems and BOB B-Safe 35 by Britax, which were manufactured between November 1, 2015 and May 31. No injuries have been reported. The Fix: Britax will provide a more durable replacement chest clip marked "PC" for free. The NHTSA has received two complaints of the clips failing since the beginning of June. Read More »

Obamacare replacement bill to take center stage in US Senate


Still, the similarities to Obamacare will likely infuriate conservatives such as Kentucky Senator Rand Paul , who decried the House version as " Obamacare Lite ". Capitol Police were called in to remove protesters, some in wheelchairs, who camped out in front of McConnell's office shortly after the bill was made public. Read More »

Senate GOP releases bill to cut Medicaid, alter 'Obamacare'


Photos and videos depict the protesters, many of which are in wheelchairs or wearing medical equipment, being carried away by Capitol Police while chanting "no cuts to Medicaid! ". Ratings analysts at Moody's see both not-for-profit and for profit hospitals facing weaker demand and higher levels of uncompensated care after federal Medicaid cuts begin. Read More »

Kiwis take America's Cup opener over USA

Competition resumes today [June 18] in the America's Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton , with Jimmy Spithill's Oracle Team USA looking to seize back the advantage gained by Peter Burling's Emirates Team New Zealand on day one in Sunday's two races, scheduled to start at 2.00pm AST. Read More »

Hearing scheduled on release of Cosby jury names


Due to the judge's declaration of a mistrial , however, Cosby was spared from what could have been a decade of incarceration. The nature of the split among the jurors was not revealed. Steele, who is a career prosecutor, will have insights in the retrial that he did not have in the first trial: He and his key witnesses have now gotten a detailed view of the defence team's strategy and its methods of handling cross-examinations. Read More »

Juror says Cosby trial panel almost evenly split


Surprisingly, the jurors began their deliberations with a non-binding poll, just to see where they stood before digging into the case - and they all voted that the comedian was not guilty of all three counts of aggravated indecent assault, the juror said . Read More »

Devon Love Island contestant Jessica is voted off the show


Meanwhile, Simon , 28, who is a barber from Manchester, says he's more mature than he used to be and says he's "really open to meeting someone that I have a long term future with". "At night I'd be in the bedroom and see the girls head off outside to sleep. He is an wonderful guy and deserves to find someone who will make him happy". Read More »

Trump blasts Qatar for funding terrorism


Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states accuse Doha of supporting extremist groups, but Tillerson suggested that all sides needed to do more. Egypt, the Arab world's most populous nation, said on its state news agency that Qatar's policy "threatens Arab national security and sows the seeds of strife and division within Arab societies according to a deliberate plan aimed at the unity and interests of the Arab nation". Read More »

Mattel introduces its most diverse Ken doll line to date


Ken's girlfriend already has a range of body types, skin, hair and eye colors. There are seven skin tones, eight hair colours and nine hairstyles to choose from. When Mattel first introduced Ken as Barbie's boyfriend in 1961, fans and collectors were overjoyed. Mattel said the Barbie brand "has always reflected the times, so modernising Ken is the next step in the brand's evolution to offer more diverse products". Read More »

So Sweet! Blue Ivy Allegedly Helped Name Her New Twin Siblings


Yup, according gossip site Media Takeout , the A-list couple's twins are named Shawn and Bea-and for loyal BeyHive members, you'll know exactly why the parents-of-three chose those names. Now, a source is saying the twins are "under the lights", which would be a medical procedure to "lower bilirubin in the blood to eliminate the jaundice", TMZ reports. Read More »