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Finsbury Park mosque van attacker identified as Darren Osborne

As the investigation continues into the Finsbury Park attack more details have emerged about the suspect, Darren Osborne. Pedestrians held onto the Singapore-born suspect until he was detained by police and later arrested on charges of "the commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder ".

"Transformers: The Last Knight" Wows!

It goes without saying that the Transformers franchise has never been a critical darling. So, whether Michael Bay directs the next Transformers movie or not, one thing is certain; the Transformers are here to stay! It's no easy feat to make a series of films about animated kids' toys into something humourless and grim, but Bay could rack you up a bodycount and an R rating if you put him in charge of My Little Pony .

Cosby trial accuser thanks supporters for love, kindness

McCloskey heard all of the testimony and saw all of the evidence presented to the jury, but was not involved in the deliberations. Constand worked at Cosby's alma mater, Temple University . At this point, it is unknown whether or not Judge O'Neill will protect the jurors' identities or not. "The second time around, are they coming with an agenda?" "I feel like we didn't get justice".

Gene Simmons withdraws trademark application for hand gesture

Without explanation, Simmons filed a notice Tuesday at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that he "expressly abandons the application for trademark registration" of the symbol. If you see me in photos, I'm sticking out my thumb. The signal also served as the meaning for " I love you " in American sign language. "Even if consumers don't think of Gene Simmons in particular, do they associate the gesture with a single source of entertainment services in the nature of live performances and ...

July 4th weekend travel could be a record-setter

Triple A's Tamra Johnson says the travel boom is fueled by many factors, including cheaper travel expenses and a good economy. "Combined, strong employment, rising incomes and higher consumer confidence bode well for the travel industry, in particular this Independence Day weekend", said Bill Sutherland, AAA senior vice president, Travel and Publishing.

Bill Cosby judge to rule on whether to release juror names

Steele, the district attorney for Montgomery County in Pennsylvania said. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Andrew Wyatt raises his fist as Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17 , 2017.

Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later trailer debuts!

First Day of Camp and the Ten Years Later teaser, is noticeably absent from the new installment. They also serve as executive producers alongside Peter Principato, Jonathan Stern and Howard Bernstein. Netflix released the new trailer for Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later to its official YouTube channel on Thursday. The counselors of Camp Firewood are back! Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later begins streaming on Netflix Aug.

Prince William Turns 35: How Did Kate Middleton's Husband Celebrate Birthday?

Dressed in a cornflower blue dress and matching hat, Her Majesty ditched her robes for this year's speech and even took her iconic handbag up onto the throne with her. The Daily Mail showed exclusive pictures of Sophie, 52, nearly tumbling onto the Duchess of Cambridge after she appeared to lose her footing as she stood up in the carriage.

OH city makes plans for North Korea-held student's funeral

Also in attendance was US Ambassador Joseph Yun, the special representative for North Korea policy, who helped secure Warmbier's release. Top diplomats and defense chiefs from the United States and China began a day of talks in Washington on Wednesday looking for ways to press North Korea to give up its nuclear and missile programs.

Juror: 2 holdouts in Bill Cosby's trial refused to convict

According to a juror who spoke with ABC News, 10 out of 12 jurors found Cosby guilty on the first and third counts: That Cosby was guilty of penetrating Constand without her consent, and that the assault took place "after Cosby gave Constand drugs or intoxicants without her knowledge, substantially impairing her for the objective of preventing her resistance".

North Korea calls US president a 'psychopath'

As a hearse carried Warmbier's coffin away, some mourners held up their fingers in the shape of a "W", for his name, according to AP. Warmbier was formally laid to rest Thursday in his home town of Wyoming, Ohio . Doctors in Cincinnati said he showed no signs of infection when he first arrived on American soil, and was apparently in stable condition. "And once detained the treatment he received was appalling".

At impasse, Bill Cosby jury tests patience of judge, defense

The panel reported an impasse Thursday but was told by the judge to keep deliberating in hopes of reaching a verdict. If they are unable to reach a unanimous verdict on any of the three counts, the judge could declare a mistrial. "I don't think they know that they can say it again". The jury resumed deliberations after having the evidence read back to them and listening again to the definition of reasonable doubt, the threshold that prosecutions must cross to win a conviction.

GOP senators complain on eve of health care bill unveiling

John Thune, R-S.D., and Majority Whip John Cornyn, R-Texas, speaks following a closed-door strategy session, at the Ca. Mitch McConnell, has been struggling behind closed doors to find a compromise that can get near-unanimous support from the Republican caucus, given that Democrats are united in opposition to the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.

Bill Cosby Sexual Assault Trial Resumes

She also said she wanted to stop Cosby but could not. Cosby is accused of drugging and sexually assaulting Constand a. If he's convicted, Cosby faces up to 10 years in prison on each of three felony counts and up to $25,000 in fines. Constand: "I wanted it to stop". Constand also said she went to a performance of Cosby's later that year with her family in Canada after Cosby arranged to drop off tickets.

Release of Castile slaying video shocks, angers many anew

The video, which includes audio from a microphone worn by Yanez , shows the officer approaching the vehicle and telling Castile his brake lights are out. The jurors in the Yanez trial deliberated for five days, and at one point were deadlocked, before finally deciding that the Minnesota police officer was not guilty .

Senate GOP health bill: Cut Medicaid, end no-coverage fines

This week, the heads of 10 managed care organizations - which help deliver Medicaid benefits around the country - told Senate leaders they are "united in our opposition to the Medicaid policies now being debated by the Senate". It would also repeal virtually all the tax increases imposed by the Affordable Care Act to pay for itself, in effect handing a broad tax cut to the affluent, paid for by billions of dollars sliced from Medicaid , a health care program that serves one in five ...

Senate Republicans Reveal Long-Awaited Affordable Care Act Repeal Bill

If three Republicans defect, the party can not reach the majority vote it needs to pass the measure. Republicans need to secure 50 votes when the bill comes to the floor next week. The American Public Health Association, the American Psychiatric Association and the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology each released statements urging the Senate to reject the " Better Care Reconciliation Act " and expressed concerns over the closed-door negotiation process.

Lorenzo di Bonaventura says Bumblebee movie has female lead

New theory: To truly appreciate and follow them - and let's be clear in that many folks love them and that these flicks rake in hundreds of millions of dollars around the globe - one has to be afflicted with some sort of attention-deficit issue.

Senate Airs Obamacare Repeal 'Draft'

The measure would provide $50 billion over the next four years that states could use in an effort to shore up insurance markets around the country. Democratic Senator Bill Nelson issued his opinion on the bill, calling it "bad" and critiquing GOP leaders for writing the bill behind closed doors.

Prince Philip left a London hospital after treatment for an infection

Prince Philip , 96, was admitted to hospital as a precautionary measure for treatment arising from a pre-existing condition. A Buckingham Palace spokeswoman said The Duke of Edinburgh was in good spirits and that his hospital stay is "not a cause for serious concern".

Choking hazard prompts car seat recall

Britax has launched a massive recall of some of its child safety seats. Britax will provide a replacement clip marked "PC" free of charge. The company says the new clip is more durable. The recalled seats come from three separate travel systems with hundreds of model numbers. The company is providing replacement chest clips to consumers.

Keith Urban wins big at 2017 CMT Music Awards

Keith won the Collaborative Video of the Year award for " The Fighter " featuring Carrie Underwood . Miranda Lambert's 2017 CMT Music Awards experience is off to an interesting start: The country superstar found herself caught in an elevator at Nashville's Music City Center on Tuesday morning (June 6).

Juror: Cosby panel was concerned about 'politics' of case

Wyatt's reference to married men is a nod to the primary argument made by Cosby's defense attorney Brian McMonagle , that Cosby was a man who had been unfaithful to his wife, but not a perpetrator of sexual assault, as accuser Andrea Constand had testified.

Simon Cowell charity single released to aid fire victims

According to the Official Charts Company , the star-studded cover of Bridge Over Troubled Water racked up 120,000 downloads and streams on its first day of sale. All of the proceeds of the single will go to The London Community Foundation , who will then distribute the proceeds to those affected. "That could be my mum's house, that could be my nephew, that could have been me up there, waving my white plain tee up there".

'The Mummy' Kicks Off a Marvel-like Universe for Comcast

The fact that his character can be both good and evil also sets up a certain amount of intrigue for the Dark Universe - will Dr Jekyll convince the monsters he encounters to fight for good, or will his evil side prevail instead? Universal has long wanted to reboot its classic Monsters - like Dracula , Frankenstein , and the Creature of the Black Lagoon - but its attempts, such as 2014's " Dracula Untold " and 2010's " The Wolfman ", flopped hard.

Key Issues to Look for in the Senate Health Care Bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , joined by other Republican senators, meets with reporters following a closed-door strategy session, at the Capitol on Tuesday. Attempting to please moderates, the Senate bill's phase-in of Medicaid cuts is more gradual. Get what you need to know to start your day in the United States, Canada and the Americas, delivered to your inbox.

'Jurassic World' Sequel Gets Official Title, First Poster

So far as bad ideas go, that seems a little bit higher up on the list than creating a remote island full of them, but it also means we'll probably get to watch a lot of InGen folks get eaten! You may remember that the film was originally working under the title of "Ancient Futures," but that has been swapped out for the altogether more ominous "Fallen Kingdom ".

Seth Meyers, Amy Poehler roast "Julius Caesar" protests An error occurred

And then you ran on stage to protest - but not the president, but someone who was dressed like the president, from getting pretend stabbed with a fake knife", Poehler said during "Really!?! For one thing, the protester had to wait in line for tickets and sit through a good part of the play before the protest even began.

Ken gets makeover: Cornrows, beefy bod and new skin tones

The makeover is part of the toy companys plan to make its dolls more diverse and appeal to todays kids. Ken, full name Ken Carson, was first introduced by Mattel in 1961 as Barbie's boyfriend - always standing half an inch taller than her - and has gone on to experience some 40 occupations and model the full range of the decades' fashions, including 1993's Magic Earring Ken.

Custody could be issue as Janet Jackson's divorce battle heats up

The 51-year-old singer left the Royal Courts of Justice in London with her legal team and assistant on Thursday. Yes, I separated from my husband . Fifty-one-year-old Jackson pulled off the almost impossible when she gave birth to her first child Eissa , a son, in January.

Trump's New Restrictions for Cuba Revealed

Senior White House officials who briefed reporters Thursday on the coming announcement said Obama's overtures had enriched Cuba's military while repression increased on the island. Cuban-American Senator Marco Rubio was instrumental in drafting Trump's changes. For one, there continues to be overwhelming support among American voters for the U.S.

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian

The trio killed seven and injured 48 in their rampage around London Bridge and Borough Market on Saturday night. Seven were killed and almost 50 wounded. In particular, there are questions over whether investigators had the resources to look into complaints such as those leveled by Butt's neighbors about his attempts to radicalize children and whether crucial opportunities were missed.

79 dead, missing in wake of London high-rise fire

Families will be provided a named NHS mental health practitioner if they are in need of extra psychological support or if a family liaison officer believes that they are, and obtains their agreement. Controversy is also erupting over the Grenfell Tower's exterior cladding , with two British ministers saying the cladding used in a recent renovation may have been banned under United Kingdom building regulations.

Does Rachel Choose Peter On The Bachelorette 2017: Find Out Now!

Kenny , who told Rachel he was ashamed of how he'd behaved to Lee , suggested Lee wasn't telling the truth. The Bachelorette returned with the drama as they picked up with Eric losing it over several bachelors talking about him behind his back.

USS Fitzgerald Collision: Everything We Know So Far

The U.S. Navy says the search is continuing for seven missing American sailors in the sea off Japan , after a collision between a Navy destroyer and a huge cargo ship. At least three other crew members, including the captain, were injured. Aucoin said the crash left a big hole below the water line. The 154-metre Fitzgerald - commissioned in 1995 and deployed in the Iraq war in 2003 - was pulled by a tugboat back to its base on Saturday, where divers searched damaged areas of the destroyer.