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'Fearless Girl' to Stare Down Stock Exchange, Not Bull, By Year-End

The diminutive four-foot-tall monument created by sculptor Kristen Visbal was first planted in front of the Bull on International Women's Day previous year by US financial firm State Street Global Advisors to call out corporate America's gender gap, and to encourage more companies to include women on their boards.

Trump mocks Dem lawsuit: They are suing 'Republicans for winning'

The DNC "may very well want to divert attention from a special counsel criminal investigation, which they perceive as having dragged out so long that the public has lost interest in it, which doesn't appear to have too much meat on the bones", Napolitano, senior judicial analyst for FOX News, told Neil Cavuto.

Louis Judge: Charge Against Gov. Eric Greitens Stands

That investigator, William Don Tisaby, has become a central issue in recent filings, as defense lawyers say he lied in his deposition and may have concealed evidence that they say is favorable to Greitens. The judge agreed that the prosecution's conduct "is not to be condoned and it is serious". The judge will allow the alleged victim to be deposed again.

Diaz-Canel replaces Raul Castro as Cuban president

He also gave a strident speech that emphasized the need to modernize the island's economy. Diaz-Canel was elected in a landmark vote of the National Assembly a day before his 58th birthday. The Russian president "has expressed his confidence that Castro will continue to facilitate strategic partnership between the two countries as head of the Communist Party of Cuba", the press service added .

Jordyn Wieber files lawsuit against Nassar, MSU, USA Gymnastics

A senate subcommittee heard testimony from Olympic athletes as part of an investigation into Olympic abuse. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., said the committee is trying to determine the best way to protect athletes in the future and added that he appreciated the "incredible bravery of our witnesses and their willingness to be here to discuss these sensitive topics".

United Nations team fired on in Syria while visiting suspected chemical sites

Syrian Ambassador Bashar Jaafari on Tuesday told a meeting of the UN Security Council that the team of experts would begin work on Wednesday once they receive the all-clear from their security detail. "It is our understanding the Russians may have visited the attack site", he said in comments at a closed-door meeting which were obtained by Reuters .

Bon-Ton Heads to Liquidation

Southbridge Mall's owner didn't return multiple calls from a Globe Gazette reporter seeking comment Tuesday afternoon. It appears the end might be near for Younkers and other Bon-Ton Stores brands. Money from the auction will be used to pay Bon-Ton's creditors. Reuters reports , the only bidders competing at the Monday start of its court-supervised auction were liquidators.

Lahore High Court bans airing of anti-judiciary speeches by Nawaz Sharif

The spokesman further said Begum Kulsoom Nawaz is critically ill and admitted to a hospital since the past few days. "My mother is hospitalised again". "We can not restrict someone from speaking", he had said, adding that he wanted everyone to go along together. Lashing out at the Balochistan government, he said a government elected by the people had been toppled and an artificial structure was put in place.

What is the TESS mission? When is the Space X launch?

Once in space, TESS will embark on a two-year mission to survey about 85 percent of the sky, which holds about 20 million stars. The satellite's objective is to extend the successful mission of the Kepler Space Telescope by observing stars and monitoring them for temporary drops in brightness caused by planetary transits.

Judge orders Cohen to reveal a secret client: Sean Hannity

After last week's raid on Mr Cohen's offices, Hannity took to the airwaves to denounce the probe as a "declared war against the president of the United States". Cohen, dressed in a dark suit, at times looked tense, folding and clasping his hands in front of him. Cohen has long described himself as an attorney for Trump but has for years filled a more wide-ranging role as a general troubleshooter.

Trump puts off Syria strike decision, will talk to allies

The same officials say Syria has continued to produce or procure chlorine, which also has industrial and agricultural uses. Britain's government weighed the possibility of military action against Syria on Thursday but faced growing scepticism from opposition leaders and deeper divisions in a country still haunted by its role in the US-led invasion of Iraq.

Trump promises he will support congressional protection for state's that legalize marijuana

Gardner said he had lifted some holds earlier this year after "positive discussions with the DOJ" but that with Trump's assurances, he would be lifting all remaining ones. Satisfied, the first-term senator is now backing down from his nominee blockade. "We're always consulting Congress about issues, including states' rights, of which the president is a firm believer".

More Than 200 Million Eggs Recalled After Salmonella Outbreak

The eggs are from the plant P-1065, which is associated with Rose Acre Farms. Double-check your eggs-there's a massive egg recall in progress over salmonella fears, USA Today reports. Eggs recall in U.S. The FDA suggests people who bought these brands should throw the eggs away or return them to stores. Twenty-two illnesses have been reported so far.

Trump calls Comey 'worst Federal Bureau of Investigation director in history,' ahead of book release

Regarding a private dinner with Trump where the president demanded loyalty, Comey compared it to the Mafia induction ceremony of Sammy (The Bull) Gravano. Unlike Michael Wolff's "Fire & Fury", which caught the White House unawares when it was published in January, the administration had weeks to polish its rebuttal rhetoric for Comey's book.

Fierce Clashes Continue At Gaza-Israel Border Fence

On Thursday a group of former Israeli soldiers, members of the sniper teams, wrote in an open letter "we are filled with shame and sorrow..." According to the Gaza Strip's Health Ministry, 112 Palestinians have been wounded by Israeli army fire or treated for tear gas inhalation.

Cardi B's debut album sets new Apple…

Speaking from experience. Cardi B , whose fiancé Offset was accused of being unfaithful late past year, believes Khloé Kardashian should follow her heart amid reports that Tristan Thompson cheated on the reality star throughout her pregnancy.

'Tell My Mom That I Love Her,' Dying Teen Told 911 Operator

The third row bench seat flipped backward, collapsed on him, and trapped him. Cincinnati Police Chief Eliot Isaac talked about all through a data conference Thursday one factor "went terribly incorrect" in the middle of the second 911 title.

Philadelphia Opera performs acapella version of "Here Come The Sixers"

While he was cleared of the concussion, he is still recovering from surgery. The 7-footer wore a mask during pregame shooting drills and would need one in the postseason. The Sixers will have Redick back in the lineup after lower-back tightness sidelined him for Wednesday's regular-season finale against the Milwaukee Bucks .

Woman who accompanied defendant to Detroit testifies

But they say everything happens for a reason because Snipes missing her connecting flight meant she got a standby seat beside Phipps, who was 42 at the time. At one point, Disbrow told himself to stop because he felt guilty and knew the woman would hate him, but he continued assaulting her, police said. Investigators later learned about an adult victim, who said she was raped by Deveraux on several occasions.

Zhiwei Zhang on How China Could Respond to US Tariffs

Stocks in Moscow calculated in USA dollars fell as much as 4.8 percent after dropping more than 11 percent on Monday, but shaved most of Tuesday's loss to end down 0.4 percent. Both Trump and Xi come from privileged backgrounds, although their routes to political power were decidedly different. The first China International Import Expo to be held in Shanghai this November is not just another expo in an ordinary sense, but a major policy initiative and commitment taken of our own accord to ...