Cosby's main accuser to testify in sexual assault case
NORRISTOWN, Pa., April 13 (Reuters) - A woman who is at the center of the case against Bill Cosby is expected to take the stand on Friday in a Pennsylvania courtroom, where she previously accused the comedian of drugging and sexually assaulting her more than a decade ago. Cosby, who played the loveable patriarch and "America's Dad" on "The Cosby Show," is on trial in Norristown for a second time on a charge of aggravated indecent assault of former friend and colleague Andrea Constand, 45.
CNN's Brooke Baldwin on Covering Trump, How to Achieve Pay Equality and New Year's Eve With Don Lemon
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Like everybody in the news business, Brooke Baldwin's life has taken an unpredictable turn since Donald Trump was elected president. "My two hours falls smack dab in the crazy sweet spot of the day where the White House daily briefing happens," says Baldwin, who commands the CNN anchor desk between 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. each day.
Kevin Hart to Host Competition Series 'TKO: Total Knock Out' for CBS
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Kevin Hart is set to host the upcoming competition series "TKO: Total Knock Out" on CBS, the network announced Thursday.
Model Janice Dickinson tells jury that Cosby drugged, raped her
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - Former supermodel Janice Dickinson testified on Thursday that Bill Cosby drugged and raped her at a Lake Tahoe home in 1982, a story similar to those of other alleged victims called as witnesses in the comedian's sexual assault retrial.
'Soup Nazi' company's ex-CFO gets nine months prison for tax evasion
(Reuters) - The former chief financial officer of a company that licensed the name and recipes of the chef who inspired the tyrannical “Soup Nazi” character on the TV comedy “Seinfeld” was sentenced to nine months in prison on Thursday for tax evasion, according to federal prosecutors.
U.S. actors' union calls for end to meetings in private hotel rooms
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The United States' largest actors' union on Thursday called for an end to auditions and professional meetings in private hotel rooms and residences to protect its members from "potential harassment or exploitation."
Twelve senators seek FCC probe of Sinclair news scripts, pause in Tribune review
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Twelve U.S. senators on Thursday asked the Federal Communications Commission to investigate Sinclair Broadcasting Group
for "deliberately distorting news" and asked the commission to pause its ongoing review of the company's proposed $3.9 billion acquisition of Tribune Media Co .
TV celebrity Khloe Kardashian gives birth: media
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Reality television star Khloe Kardashian gave birth to her first child on Thursday, according to U.S. media reports, after years of documenting her fertility struggles on her family's U.S. television show "Keeping Up with the Kardashians."
ESPN+ streaming service launches Disney's digital drive
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co
on Thursday debuted its new ESPN+ digital subscription service, the first consumer offering in the traditional media company's push to become a leader in streaming entertainment.
L.A. prosecutors review 1992 sex assault accusation against Kevin Spacey
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office is reviewing a 1992 sexual assault accusation against Oscar-winning actor Kevin Spacey, authorities said on Wednesday.
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