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Two holdouts prevented Cosby guilty verdict, juror tells ABC

Two holdouts prevented Cosby guilty verdict, juror tells ABC

Published 22/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Actor and comedian Bill Cosby arrives for the third day of his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 7, 2017. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo

Two holdout jurors prevented comedian Bill Cosby from being found guilty on two of three counts in his sexual assault trial and deliberations were so tense that jurors burst into tears, a jury member told ABC News in a report on Wednesday.

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Kim Kardashian said to have hired surrogate for third baby

Kim Kardashian said to have hired surrogate for third baby

Published 22/06/2017

FILE PHOTO - Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala - Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of the In-Between - Arrivals - New York City, U.S. - 01/05/17 - Socialite Kim Kardashian. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's family may be growing, according to reports on Wednesday that the celebrity couple have hired a surrogate to carry their third child after a doctor advised the reality star against another high-risk pregnancy.

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Cross-cultural romance under political microscope in `The Big Sick`

Cross-cultural romance under political microscope in `The Big Sick`

Published 22/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Actor/comedian Kumail Nanjiani, recipient of the Comedy Star of the Year Award, and his wife writer Emily Gordon pose on the red carpet during CinemaCon, a convention of movie theater owners, in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., March 30, 2017. REUTERS/Steve Marcus/File Photo

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Pop stars release song to raise funds for London fire victims

Pop stars release song to raise funds for London fire victims

Published 21/06/2017

FILE PHOTO: Stormzy performs at the Brit Awards at the O2 Arena in London, Britain, February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Toby Melville /File Photo

Some of the biggest names in British music, including Stormzy, Robbie Williams and The Who, released a charity single on Wednesday to raise funds for people affected by the fire at a tower block in west London.

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Parenting expert sues Disney, says it stole `Inside Out` idea

Parenting expert sues Disney, says it stole `Inside Out` idea

Published 21/06/2017

FILE PHOTO - 'Joy' and 'Sadness', characters of the animation film 'Inside Out', pose at its premiere at El Capitan theatre in Hollywood, California, U.S. on June 8, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni/File Photo

A parenting and child development specialist has sued Walt Disney Co and its Pixar unit, accusing them of stealing from her the concept for their 2015 blockbuster movie, "Inside Out."

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By Jiminy: Belgian start-up puts crickets on the menu

By Jiminy: Belgian start-up puts crickets on the menu

Published 20/06/2017

A worker shows crickets at a farm belonging to company 'Little Food,' which prepares and promotes food products made from crickets, in Brussels, Belgium June 9, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A Brussels start-up is hoping to stir a culinary revolution in Belgium by pushing crunchy crickets as a protein alternative to meat.

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Venus Ramey, war bond-selling, gun-toting Miss America of 1944, dies at 92

Venus Ramey, war bond-selling, gun-toting Miss America of 1944, dies at 92

Published 19/06/2017

Venus Ramey, who used her victory as Miss America in 1944 to sell war bonds and make appearances on the vaudeville stage, has died at the age of 92, a funeral home in her native Kentucky said on Sunday.

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Beyonce`s father confirms the birth of her twins in Twitter message

Beyonce`s father confirms the birth of her twins in Twitter message

Published 19/06/2017

FILE PHOTO - Beyonce performs at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo

The father of pop star Beyonce turned to Twitter on Sunday to say his daughter was now the mother of twins, confirming earlier reports of the year's most highly anticipated celebrity birth.

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Box Office: `Cars 3` Races Past `Wonder Woman` to No. 1

Box Office: `Cars 3` Races Past `Wonder Woman` to No. 1

Published 18/06/2017

Cast member Armie Hammer poses at the premiere of 'Cars 3' at the convention center in Anaheim, California U.S., June 10, 2017. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

By Seth KelleyLOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - This weekend featured a heated race between four new films that opened in wide release. As of Sunday mornin

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Despite mistrial in criminal case, civil lawsuits await Cosby

Despite mistrial in criminal case, civil lawsuits await Cosby

Published 18/06/2017

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby (C) reacts after a judge declared a mistrial in his sexual assault trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania, U.S., June 17, 2017. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Although Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial ended in a mistrial on Saturday, his legal problems persist as he faces assault and defamation claims in civil lawsuits, where the bar for evidence is lower than in criminal cases.

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