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Author: 0 Wall St.'s bull artist challenges 'Fearless Girl'

These tweets about the "Charging Bull" artist opposing the "Fearless Girl" statue prove not everyone agrees with the artist's opposition. Di Modica's big risk paid off: Not only did the city allow his work to remain in place, over the years it's become both an NYC institution in and of itself and a huge tourist draw.

Global Media Sacked ministers resign as MPs
Author: 0 Sacked ministers resign as MPs

Cosatu criticised Zuma's move saying it no longer believed in his ability to lead, and that it wanted to restructure its alliance with the party. In his first public remarks about Thursday's midnight reshuffle, Mr Zuma yesterday also urged his Cabinet to reach out and reassure worldwide investors, following the dismissal of former finance minister Pravin Gordhan.

Global Media AC Milan sold to Chinese consortium
Author: 0 AC Milan sold to Chinese consortium

Speaking after taking over, Li thanked Silvio's involvement: "I thank Silvio Berlusconi for his trust and the fans for their patience". "To compete at the top level in Europe, it needs investment and resources that only one family can not support", he explained.

Global Media IS downs Iraqi helicopter over Mosul, killing two
Author: 0 IS downs Iraqi helicopter over Mosul, killing two

The official campaign to reclaim Mosul began in October a year ago, and is said to be the biggest military offensive in Iraq since the US -led invasion of 2003. The two other strikes killed militants and destroyed weapons and vehicles. Islamic State's media outlets did not mention the strikes when they aired comments from Abi al-Hassan Al-Muhajer, who took over the role of spokesman after the death previous year of the group's notorious media head, Abu Mohammad al-Adnani, in an air strike.

Global Media US's 1st female Muslim judge found dead in NY
Author: 0 US's 1st female Muslim judge found dead in NY

Suicide is not being ruled out. The death of a respected NY state judge whose body was found floating in the Hudson River on Wednesday afternoon is being investigated as a possible suicide. "Sheila Abdus-Salaam set an example for generations to come, as much for her brilliance, moral conviction, and remarkable professional achievements as for her kindness, modesty, and understated yet unfailing generosity", Lester wrote.

Author: 0 North Korea defiant on nuclear test, warns against pre-emptive strike by US

North Korea's vice foreign minister on Friday blamed President Donald Trump for escalating tensions on the Korean Peninsula through his tweets and expansion of military exercises, saying the USA was becoming "more vicious and more aggressive" under his leadership than it had been under President Barack Obama.

Author: 0 Trump Declares US-Russia Relations May Be At 'All-Time Low'

The comments come as Russian Federation vetoed a motion in the United Nations to condemn a poison gas attack believed to be launched by Bashar al-Assad's forces that killed 87 people last week. Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said goal of the USA missile attacks on an airfield in Syria last week was aimed at stalling the peace process within the country after six years of the bloody conflict.

Global Media South African opposition marks Zuma's birthday with protest
Author: 0 South African opposition marks Zuma's birthday with protest

He said it had been a good year for him and he was thankful. "Maybe those who do so have stress". "Those called the opposition are talking the way they do". Protesters on Wednesday held placards reading "Zuma must fall", "Hamba tsotsi" ("Go away thief"), and "Zuma liar". Opposition parties said the motion would be more likely to succeed if held by secret ballot, allowing for anonymous dissent.

Author: 0 Gibraltar sovereignty not up for negotiation, May tells Tusk

Leader of the EPP group of centre-right MEPs, Germany's Manfred Weber, told the Parliament that the United Kingdom could not simply pick and choose areas such as security, scientific collaboration and free trade where it wanted to co-operate with the remaining 27 member states.

Global Media Flynn's Russian pay went undeclared: White House
Author: 0 Flynn's Russian pay went undeclared: White House

After Snow showed footage of White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer mentioning what Farkas said, which led to a heated back and forth with reporters, Farkas made more excuses. Nunes created a firestorm of controversy because he took the documents to the White House to "alert" Trump to the surveillance before sharing them with Schiff or any other committee members.

Author: 0 US hit IS with largest non-nuclear bomb ever used

White House press secretary Sean Spicer had earlier confirmed that the US dropped the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb, also known as the " Mother of All Bombs " or "MOAB", over the Achin district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province to destroy a tunnels and caves network of the Islamic State.

Author: 0 Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley resigns

This photo provided Montgomery County Sheriff's office shows a booking mugshot of Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley on Monday, April 10, 2017. Bentley had denied a physical relationship with the senior political adviser, Rebekah Caldwell Mason , and had maintained at a Friday press conference that he did not misuse state resources and did not do anything illegal.

Author: 0 Officer fired after kicking handcuffed man

His personnel file will be made available Friday, police said. What began as a stop for a missing license plate escalated when Sgt. Bongiovanni walked up to the auto allegedly seeing Hollins reach for - or place something - under the seat as he approached.

Author: 0 US Drops Its Largest Non-Nuclear Bomb in ISIS Fight

John W. Nicholson, said the Islamic State was using bunkers and tunnel complexes like the one targeted by Thursday's strike to bolster their defenses. After the military operation in Nangarhar province, Trump told reporters at the White House that the North Korea problem will be taken care of. It was the first time the United States has used this size of conventional bomb in a conflict.

Author: 0 Ryu wins ANA Inspiration in playoff after Thompson's penalty

After her runner-up finish, Thompson gave an emotional interview to the Golf Channel , saying that she made an honest mistake and she will learn from it. The tour only decided on the penalty during the final round, penalizing Thompson for two strokes for an incorrect placement and two more for an incorrect scorecard.

Global Media Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon's call for second referendum
Author: 0 Holyrood backs Nicola Sturgeon's call for second referendum

The two leaders met Monday in Glasgow ahead of the United Kingdom government's plans to trigger Article 50 on Wednesday, the formal announcement of a separation from the EU. The vote was originally set for last Wednesday but was postponed after the deadly vehicle and knife attack in central London. Scotland held its first referendum in 2014, when over 55 percent of the people voted against independence.

Author: 0 Gay rights organizations hail court ruling as "game changer"

Hively had said she was able to trace the Ivy Tech rejections to her sexual orientation after hearing about administrators who had commented to others about her being a lesbian in a relationship with another woman. "It happens all the time and it's legal in IN". Civil rights advocates claim , however, that federal law should already shield LGBTQ people from discrimination, because, they say, bans on sex discrimination also ban discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender ...