Bill Cosby sex assault trial to start this week in LA

Bill Cosby is facing another trial beginning this week in Los Angeles over accusations that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl in the 1970s. Jury selection in the civil case is likely to start Tuesday in LA Superior Court, and could last up to a week, a rep for Cosby told The Post on Sunday. … Read more

Bill Cosby lawyers cry foul as civil sex assault trial looms

SANTA MONICA, Calif. – With jury selection less than a week away, attorneys scrambled to deal with shifting evidence Tuesday in Bill Cosby’s civil trial over allegations that he sexually assaulted a teenage girl at the Playboy mansion nearly 50 years ago. Plaintiff Judy Huth said in a recent court filing that she now believes … Read more

Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

BOSTON (AP) – Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $ 230 million contract, despite an investigation into allegations he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the second day of his … Read more

Depp trial: Psychologist testifies actor assaulted Heard

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) – Actor Amber Heard suffered post-traumatic stress disorder from violence she suffered at the hands of her ex-husband Johnny Depp, including multiple acts of sexual assault, a psychologist testified Tuesday. The sexual assaults included being forced to perform oral sex and having Depp penetrate her with a liquor bottle, the psychologist, … Read more

Bucha: Corpses scattered on the outskirts of Kiev as Ukraine accuses Russia of war crimes

Editor’s note: Warning: This story contains disturbing images. Lviv, Ukraine CNN – The lifeless bodies of at least 20 civilians on a single street in the town of Bucha near the Ukrainian capital. Some lay face down on the floor while others collapsed on their shoulders, their mouths open in a tragic testimony of the … Read more