R. Kelly seeks 10 years in prison, the minimum, as sentencing looms in sex case

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK - R. Kelly deserves no more than 10 years in prison despite his conviction for scheming over decades to recruit women and girls for sex, reflecting how history as an...

Bill Cosby's Legal Fees May Not Have Put a Dent in His Estimated Net Worth

A legal expert spoke to Newsweek about how much disgraced comedian Bill Cosby may have dropped in legal fees after he was found liable in a case involving the sexual assault of a teen in 1975.

Bill Cosby calls verdict an "astonishing victory" after jury finds he sexually assaulted a 16-year-old in 1975

Cosby was found guilty and has to pay $500,000 for the assault

Bill Cosby Calls Verdict ‘Astonishing Victory’ After Jury Finds He Sexually Abused Teen, Yet Pledges to Appeal Decision

After a civil jury found that Bill Cosby sexually abused Judy Huth in 1975 when she was a 16-year-old minor, Cosby’s team is calling the outcome an “astonishing victory,” yet pled…

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shakes Afghanistan, Pakistan

KABUL -An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook parts of densely populated Afghanistan and Pakistan early Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, with Afghan officials saying casualties...

Bill Cosby Spokesman Slams Protesters: 'Real Victims Don't Act Like This'

Cosby spokesman Andrew Wyatt chided protesters outside a courthouse after the entertainer was found guilty of sexually abusing a 16-year-old girl in a civil suit.

Bill Cosby Verdict Reached In Judy Huth Sexual Assault Trial

UPDATE, 3:39 PM: Bill Cosby sexually assaulted a minor back in the mid-Seventies, a jury decided today. After just over three full days of deliberations and one substitution, the Santa Monica panel…

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now

- A Russian security official fumed over Lithuania banning rail transportation of goods to the Russian region of Kaliningrad and said the Baltic country would face measures of a "serious negative...

California jury reaches verdict in Bill Cosby's sexual assault civil trial

By Lisa Richwine SANTA MONICA, Calif. -A California jury reached a verdict on Tuesday in a civil trial in which a woman accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting her at the Playboy...

Bill Cosby Jurors Must Restart Deliberations After Nearly Reaching Verdict

Bill Cosby was minutes away from hearing his fate in a civil trial that's been ongoing for a couple weeks now -- but he got a reprieve ... apparently because of budget cuts.

Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over

Bill Cosby civil trial jury will have to restart deliberations after nearly reaching verdict

The jury in the trial for sexual misconduct allegations against Bill Cosby must restart deliberations after answering nearly every question on the verdict form.

Bill Cosby Civil Jury Nearly Reaches Verdict, Then Forced to Start Over

The jury in Bill Cosby’s civil trial in nearly reached a verdict on Friday afternoon, but will instead have to start their deliberations over again on Monday morning. The unusual twist came a…

Ukraine pleads for more weapons as European leaders expected in Kyiv

By Natalia Zinets KYIV - Ukraine said it urgently needed more weapons to fend off Russian advances in the south and the east, an appeal aimed at the West as the leaders of Germany, France and...

Bill Cosby accuser's lawyer asks jury to 'hold him accountable'

By Lisa Richwine SANTA MONICA, Calif. - Closing arguments began on Wednesday in a civil trial against Bill Cosby, with his accuser's attorney arguing she had provided sufficient evidence of a...

Judy Huth Tells Jury That Bill Cosby Sexually Assaulted Her as a Teen

The Cosby defense team tried during cross-examination to discredit the accuracy and timing of Ms. Huth’s account, in which she said she was molested by the entertainer some 47 years ago.

Woman Testifies That Bill Cosby Kissed Her When She Was 14

She testified at a civil trial in Los Angeles brought by another woman accusing Mr. Cosby of sexual assault. A spokesman for Mr. Cosby denied all the accusations against him.

Bill Cosby faces sex abuse allegations again as California civil trial begins

Judy Huth, 64, alleges Bill Cosby forced her to perform a sex act when she was a minor. The case is the last state court civil lawsuit against Cosby.

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

BOSTON — Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned.

Supreme Court Will Not Review Decision to Overturn Bill Cosby’s Conviction

Prosecutors had appealed a ruling by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, which had overturned the conviction on due process grounds.

Supreme Court won't review decision that freed Bill Cosby

A spokesperson for Bill Cosby says the 84-year-old comedian is considering a final standup tour after the U.S. Supreme Court said it would not revive the sexual assault case against him

Bill Cosby remains free after US Supreme Court declines to review conviction reversal

Bill Cosby's prosecutor's bid to get the U.S. Supreme Court to review his conviction reversal has failed as predicted: The high court won't review it.

Supreme Court rejects appeal of Bill Cosby’s overturned conviction

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected Pennsylvania’s bid to overturn a court ruling that threw out Bill Cosby’s 2018 sexual assault conviction.

Supreme Court won't review decision that freed Bill Cosby - The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA — The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday without comment that it would not review Bill Cosby's sexual assault case, leaving him a free man and ending a two-decade legal drama that...

Supreme Court will not review decision that freed Bill Cosby from prison

It leaves in place a decision by Pennsylvania’s highest court that vacated the comedian’s 2018 indecent assault conviction.

Supreme Court declines to revive Bill Cosby prosecution

The Supreme Court left in place Monday an opinion by Pennsylvania's highest court that overturned comedian Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction, rejecting a bid from Pennsylvania prosecutors to...

We Need to Talk About Cosby' gives Bill Cosby's complex legacy a nuanced look

The title perfectly captures the tone of "We Need to Talk About Cosby," conveying the reluctance and unease felt by Bill Cosby's longtime fans as accusations of sexual assault dismantled his...

Bill Cosby's spokesperson blasts tell-all, offers strongly worded defense

In a statement, a rep for the disgraced entertainer called W. Kamau Bell’s new Showtime docuseries a “PR hack.”

We Need to Talk About Cosby' Doc Eviscerates 'America's Dad': A 'Rapist' Who 'Had a TV Show Once'

A new docuseries that premiered at Sundance asks if it’s possible to square Bill Cosby’s legacy with his horrifying pattern of assault—and what that question says about us.

W. Kamau Bell’s ‘We Need to Talk About Cosby’ explores the fall from grace of America’s Dad

Docuseries by Oakland comedian about Bill Cosby makes world premiere at Sundance before airing on Showtime on Sunday, Jan. 30.

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