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Quotes, reaction to Cosby's sentence of 3-10 years in prison


O'Neill denied Cosby's request for bail pending his appeal, and Cosby was subsequently handcuffed and transported to prison to jail to begin his sentence immediately. During the sentencing, Cosby sat motionless in a courtroom packed with about 200 people. While Cosby's survivors shared emotional reactions to the sentencing, his spokesperson Andrew Wyatt delivered one of the most absurd and nonsensical statements to the press. Read More »

Christensen hobbles off injured for Chelsea in Liverpool clash

Chelsea star Eden Hazard rated his stunning solo effort that dumped Liverpool out of the EFL Cup as one of his greatest goals . Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was seen aiming seemingly angry words at Xherdan Shaqiri on the pitch in the immediate aftermath of Wednesday night's Carabao Cup loss to Chelsea . Read More »

Bill Cosby Gets 3-10 Years in State Prison

He will be housed in a single cell in a unit next to the infirmary. The newly-dubbed "sexually violent predator" will not be required to shell out the salaries for those who worked the case, and the DA's office is not seeking any reimbursement for his 2017 mistrial, officials said. Read More »

Here's first official synopsis of 'Dark Phoenix'


Here's a synopsis: Picking up ten years after X-Men: Apocalypse, X-Men: Dark Phoenix finds the X-Men in a place they've never been before: National heroes! Writer/director Kinberg then got to work penning some new material to fix things that Fox decided didn't work in its test screenings, and reshoots are still now underway on the 90s-set film, which reunites Professor Charles Xavier and Magneto on a mission to save Jean Grey (played here again by Game Of Thrones star Sophie Turner ) ... Read More »

'Down to earth' Meghan closes her own vehicle door


Despite it being something most people do every single day, social media users could not believe it when they saw the Duchess of Sussex actually shutting her own auto door behind herself. Meghan says she's a feminist who fights for women's rights, but she signed away her chance to vote for our democracy. Maybe the chance to wear a procession of couture outfits costing thousands of pounds and live with a multi-millionaire made that bitter pill easier to swallow. Read More »

Bill Cosby sentenced to prison for sexual assault


Cosby assaulted Constand, who once considered him a mentor, at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004. It was in a Montgomery County courtroom where on Tuesday, Judge Steven O'Neill classified the comedian as a " sexually violent predator ", handed down his sentence and said, "It is time for justice, Mr. Read More »

Comedian Bill Cosby to be locked up immediately after Monday Sentence


The 81-year-old Star would have been held in prison shortly after the April verdict. Neither prosecutors nor defense lawyers have publicly filed their sentencing recommendations. At the prison, Cosby would be evaluated for placement in the state prison system. McNaughton said there are 86 inmates who are 80 or older - the oldest is 91 - and facilities with infirmaries for inmates of any age. Read More »

Bill Cosby behind bars: Appeal could focus on women, judge, tape

The sentencing comes after Constand's victim statement was released earlier today, where she wrote that " Bill Cosby took my attractive, healthy young spirit and crushed it". "And she said "yes.' And that meant the world to me", Feden said". Wesley Oliver, director of the criminal justice program at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, said the defense would likely question why O'Neill changed his mind. Read More »

Liverpool vs. Chelsea live stream info, TV channel, time


This season has been no different, as the Dutchman has been pivotal in contributing to the four clean sheets that Jurgen Klopp's side has kept, only conceding two goals so far this season - the best record in the Premier League. "I will not name a number of changes", Klopp said. "There's no time to say "I give you that, or that", but it will happen". Sarri is expected to "completely reshuffle" his team in order to keep his best players fresh and injury-free ahead of the league clash on ... Read More »

Will Smith Celebrates 50th Birthday With Bungee Jump From Helicopter


The Suicide Squad star's wife Jada Pinkett Smith, and three kids - Trey, 25, Jaden, 20, and Willow, 17 - were there to witness the stunt, as was Will's mum, Caroline Bright . "And I don't know what it is, when the cord works - first of all, you happy the cord worked, right". In a video he posted to YouTube on Monday, the movie star star recalled a time when his family took a trip to the Grand Canyon , but he was too scared to fully enjoy it. Read More »

Meghan Markle STUNS on solo royal engagement WITHOUT Prince Harry

Samantha has hit headlines over the a year ago for her crude and cutting comments about the Duchess of Sussex , after it emerged that she was the mastermind behind dad Thomas Markle's staged pap pics . "It was an incredible thing to be part of such an historic moment and, in fact, to have the opportunity to work with her", Waight Keller told reporters at Kensington Palace in London during the royal wedding weekend. Read More »

Bill Cosby Sentenced to 3-10 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault


Sonia Ossorio, president of the National Organization for Women of NY, praised Constand and each of the more than 60 women who have come forward to tell their stories about Cosby . Cosby". Is he in prison now? That didn't change until the end of the two-day hearing. Cosby's attorney Tom Mesereau promised to appeal , saying at the time "The fight is not over". Read More »

Bill Cosby declared a sexually violent predator


They had also asked the judge to levy a $US25,000 ($35,000) fine on Cosby and make him pay court costs. Though the three charges each carry a maximum possible sentence of 10 years, Judge O'Neill announced Monday that the charges had been merged into one because they all stem from the same event. Read More »

For Bill Cosby and chief accuser, a day of reckoning arrives


Meanwhile, Constand said in a statement submitted to the court and released Tuesday that she has had to cope with years of anxiety and self-doubt that have left her "stuck in a holding pattern". Cosby's side didn't call any character witnesses, and his wife of 54 years, Camille, was not in court. Cosby is now free on US$1-million bail until he's sentenced, which is expected to happen Tuesday. Read More »

Transcript of Fox News interview with Brett Kavanaugh, wife


The alleged incident took place during the 1983-'84 academic year at Yale University. For McConnell to proclaim this moment as a new low in judicial confirmation politics overlooks his own role in the delay and dismissal of Garland. Ramirez admitted to the New Yorker that there are gaps in her memory of the incident, and that she expects her memories to be questioned as she had been under the influence of alcohol. Read More »

‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes Of Grindelwald’: Trailer Reveals Sibling Mystery

In this, she's a wonderful and vulnerable woman who wants to live. Good ole J.K. sure knows how to make us feel guilty over our favorite things. Depp was accused of domestic violence by ex-wife Amber Heard, but the Harry Potter author said in a statement that she was "happy to have" him and implied that fans don't have the full story owing to non-disclosure agreements, while the director dismissed Heard's claims and suggested that talent excuses abuse. Read More »

New sexual-misconduct accusation rocks Kavanaugh nomination

Kavanaugh was referring to Dr. Christine Blasey Ford , who has accused Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her at a party in the suburbs of Maryland when they both were in high school. Mr Trump has a second opportunity to shape the Supreme Court with his nomination of Mr Kavanaugh to replace the departing Anthony Kennedy. Meanwhile, Kavanaugh wrote yesterday in a letter to members of the Senate Judiciary Committee that both sets of allegations are partisan attacks, and he looks ... Read More »

Ajay Devgn on sharing Kajol's number on Twitter


This was enough to make his tweet go viral with thousands of retweets. His tweet sent netizens into a frenzy as it left them wondering whether his account had been hacked or he tweeted out a personal message by mistake. " Pranks on a film set are so passé... so tried pulling one on you guys here", he wrote in his tweet. Then again, it could be her real number. Ajay supporting his wife, wanted to give Kajol's new movie "Helicopter Eala" s promotional boost. Read More »

Musician Balabhaskar loses daughter in vehicle accident


The accident occurred on Tuesday morning at around 4:30. While Balabhaskar continued to be treated at the intensive care unit, his wife Lakshmi and driver Arjun were also hospitalised with fractures. The highway police rushed to the spot to save them and managed to transport the musician and his wife to a nearby hospital. The condition of Balabhaskar, who was admitted to a private hospital with multiple fractures, remained critical. Read More »

Kavanaugh floats virginity defense amid sexual assault allegations


National protests against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh escalated on Monday with more than 120 people arrested on Capitol Hill, celebrities weighing in on social media, and nationwide walkouts. Kavanaugh denied the second accuser's allegation in a letter to the Senate Judiciary Committee, and issued a scathing criticism to the people behind the "smears" against him. Read More »

Are Brett Kavanaugh's Denials Convincing? Watch for Yourself - Hit & Run

She said through "gracious persons here and across the country, we have been able to afford hiring security" for protection. The New Yorker reported Sunday that Democrats in the Senate are investigating a new accusation stemming from Kavanuagh's time at Yale University involving a fellow student, Deborah Ramirez , now 53. Read More »

First full Bumblebee trailer arrives


Bumblebee attempts to brush the sand out of Charlie Watson's ( Hailee Steinfeld ) hair after he transforms from vehicle to Autobot, in the new trailer. A certain yellow VW Beetle catches her eye and she asks the proprietor if its for sale. The sixth (!) installment in the Transformers series, after 2017's The Last Knight , is the first without director Michael Bay (he's an executive producer), and while it might lack his undeniable visual flairs, it also won't make " humanity a little ... Read More »

Second woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee of sexual assault


Ramirez says she and Kavanaugh were sitting in a small group of students playing a drinking game at the campus' Lawrance Hall. Judge Kavanaugh has already released a statement denying the allegation. "These are smears , pure and simple". Vice President Mike Pence calls Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh "a man of integrity with impeccable credentials". Read More »

Kavanaugh Accuser Christine Blasey Ford To Testify Thursday


He also asked for the results of a polygraph that Blasey said she had taken in August. Ford agreed to testify Thursday after an increasingly ugly weeklong standoff that saw her forced to leave her California home as she faced death threats and the president openly attacked her credibility. Read More »

Cosby accusers say they hope he is sentenced to jail time


Authorities connected to the case tell TMZ . prosecutors will push for the disgraced comedian/felon to be immediately hauled off to prison once the judge sentences him Monday AM . By the time he faced his retrial, the #MeToo campaign had exploded. Prosecutors had asked O'Neill for permission to call an unspecified number of accusers as witnesses during the sentencing hearing, but the judge denied that request last week. Read More »

Anthony Joshua: I'll Fight Wilder Even If He Loses To Tyson Fury


Joshua, 28, played maestro once again on Saturday as almost 85,000 filled Wembley Stadium to see him enter the arena to flames and dance on a riser that elevated him like a god before he rallied to finish mandatory opponent Alexander Povetkin in spectacular fashion in Round 7. Read More »

How to watch West Ham vs Chelsea online, TV


The result means Liverpool are the only team remaining with a 100 per cent record in the Premier League ahead of their Carabao Cup clash with Chelsea on Wednesday night. " Hazard did very well in the last 25 minutes, more on the right than the left, but it was really very hard today for the striker and the two wingers". Read More »

Meghan reveals ‘something blue’ she wore at royal wedding


Filled with nostalgia, the Duchess of Sussex divulged that to fit the English folklore she took blue fabric from the dress she wore on her first date with Prince Harry . She made the comments while discussing the dress in a documentary about Queen Elizabeth II called " Queen of the World ". The fragment of fabric wasn't visible to the millions watching the wedding on May 19 2018 or even to the friends and family celebrating with the couple at their ceremony at St. Read More »

Silva provides Mina update, trio out vs Arsenal, star to play


A clearly offside goal , scored by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang but apparently unseen by the referee's assistant, less than three minutes later was the killer blow for Marco Silva's side, although Cech would deny Everton a route back into the contest with a good save from Michael Keane's header. Read More »

Justin Bieber Sang To Hailey Baldwin Outside Buckingham Palace, Because Why Not?


Though the two were seen outside of a courthouse in NY, they did not come forward to confirm the news. A passerby said: "There was no fanfare over his arrival or anything, he just turned up and got involved". If they decide to tie the knot overseas, Bieber and Baldwin would have to have a civil service in the state first in order to make it legal. Justin professed his love for Hailey as he sang in front of the crowd that naturally gathered around them. Read More »

Comcast outbids Fox with $40 billion offer for Sky in auction


Sky is now expected to recommend the bid to shareholders before offer documents are sent out. Comcast beat Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox in the battle for Sky after offering around £30bn (€33bn) for the British broadcaster in a rare auction to decide the fate of the pay-television group. Read More »