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Today in History

Jun. 6, 2018 12:04 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Wednesday, June 6, the 157th day of 2018. There are 208 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 6, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy died at Good Samaritan Hospital in Los Angeles, 25 1/2 hours after he was shot by Sirhan Bishara Sirhan. On this date: In 1523, Gustav Vasa...

Today in History

Jun. 5, 2018 12:05 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Tuesday, June 5, the 156th day of 2018. There are 209 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On June 5, 1968, Sen. Robert F. Kennedy was shot and mortally wounded after claiming victory in California's Democratic presidential primary at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles;...

Cosby accuser makes first public statements since trial

May. 31, 2018 10:02 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The woman whose allegations that Bill Cosby drugged and assaulted her led to his conviction said the pills he gave her made her feel like a "limp noodle," leaving her helpless to fend off the 2004 attack. Andrea Constand, 45, a former Temple University women's basketball administrator,...

Bill Cosby jurors identified, 3 weeks after conviction

May. 18, 2018 4:43 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge on Friday publicly identified members of the jury that convicted Bill Cosby of sexual assault last month, but warned that reporters could face criminal charges if they hound jurors who don't want to be bothered. Judge Steven O'Neill released the names after what he described as...

Sentencing in Bill Cosby's sex assault case set for Sept. 24

May. 15, 2018 3:45 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby will be sentenced Sept. 24, almost five months to the day after he was convicted of sexual assault, a judge said Tuesday. Lawyers for the comedian, who turns 81 in July and faces the prospect of the rest of his life in prison, had asked Judge Steven O'Neill to delay...

Bill Cosby's Kennedy Center Honors and Twain Prize rescinded

May. 7, 2018 5:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Kennedy Center has voted to rescind two of its biggest honors it awarded Bill Cosby — the Kennedy Center Honors and the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. In a statement, the center says the comedian's recent criminal conviction has "overshadowed the very career accomplishments...

Correction: Oscars-Cosby and Polanski story

May. 7, 2018 2:55 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story May 4 about the expulsion of Roman Polanski and Bill Cosby from the organization that bestows the Academy Awards, The Associated Press reported erroneously the number of members of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences board of governors. The board has 54 members,...

The Latest: Media reject 'cooling off' for Cosby jury names

May. 3, 2018 6:02 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Bill Cosby trial (all times local): 6 p.m. A lawyer for The Associated Press and other media organizations seeking names of jurors who convicted Bill Cosby at his suburban Philadelphia sexual-assault trial says prosecutors are wrong to suggest a "cooling off" period...

Wife: Cosby convicted by 'mob justice, not real justice'

May. 3, 2018 2:55 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's wife called Thursday for a criminal investigation into the suburban Philadelphia prosecutor behind his sexual assault conviction, saying the case that could put the 80-year-old comedian in prison for the rest of his life was "mob justice, not real justice" and a "tragedy."...

The Latest: Prosecutors want 'cooling off' period for jury

May. 3, 2018 11:44 AM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on the Bill Cosby trial (all times local): 11:40 a.m. Prosecutors are suggesting a "cooling off" period before the jurors who convicted Bill Cosby of sexual assault last week are publicly identified. The Montgomery County District Attorney's office cited a 90-day wait for...