Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA) was arrested at a rally to protest the conditions migrant families and children are being kept in under President Donald Trump's immigration policy.
Women's March, a movement that began when U.S. President Donald Trump was inaugurated in 2017, then spread internationally, has called on women to risk arrest at Thursday's protest. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. "Free families" and "This is what democracy looks like". Elizabeth Warren of MA joined in solidarity with the protesters. At one point, Merkley donned a foil sheet as he gave a TV interview.
She said she had been arrested at demonstrations three or four times since she became politically active following Trump's election.
"I was just arrested with 500+ women and @WomensMarch to say @RealDonaldTrump's cruel zero-tolerance policy will not continue". Jayapal posted to Twitter not long after her arrest and called on people to put themselves on the line as well during Saturday's nationwide #FamiliesBelongTogether marches.
She said that the last two weeks have been really consumed by this issue.
Portugal held to 1-1 draw by Iran in dramatic fashion
Entering the final matchday, both teams are +1, so whichever team's margin of victory is higher would win Group B. Portugal and Spain are the two best teams in the world but we presented our team at the World Cup very well.
United States Capitol Police charged almost 575 individuals with "unlawfully demonstrating", according to a Capitol Police statement Thursday. So did the Democrats Kirsten Gillibrand of NY and Edward Markey of MA.
Police say those who were arrested were processed on the scene and released. Following Trump's signing of an executive order last week-only after the policy sparked global outrage-Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents will no longer separate families.
Hundreds of people gathered at a rally outside a federal courthouse in Brownsville, Texas, near the US-Mexico border in the Rio Grande Valley.
They wore shirts with slogans calling for the abolition of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, the agency responsible for deportations, as well as stopping cybercrime, counterfeit merchandise, criminal gangs and child sex predators.
The defending champions had to beat the Koreans in their final group match or hope Sweden could not get a result against Mexico. Mexico can feel a bit hard done by to not finish in pole position in Group F, but they'll be happy to be through at this point.
Their side won their opening game , beating Colombia 2-1, and securing the team's first victory against a South American side. Colombia qualified for their second straight World Cup berth despite going winless in their final four qualifying matches.
Tite also said he would use the same 11 players that were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland in the team's opening match. Miranda and Thiago Silva are the centre-backs, with Alisson in goal . " Twitter can't stand Neymar", one user wrote.
According to Systrom, IGTV will not contain advertisements as of yet, but we probably can not expect this to last forever. People wanting to watch a one hour video on their TV, for instance, won't enjoy wasted screen real estate and black bars.
Ocasio-Cortez ran on a strong left-wing platform, including support for universal health care and a federal guarantee of jobs. The Republican candidate for the office, Anthony Pappas, is running unopposed and had no primary.
China and the European Union will exchange offers related to market access at an upcoming summit in July, Liu said Monday. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives a bouquet upon arrival at an airport in Beijing , China June 26, 2018.
Sources close to the Jackson family patriarch stated he was getting weaker as days progressed and were preparing for a farewell. Jackson eventually moved the family out to California where opened his own record label, Ivory Tower International Records.
Apple applied to the US Patent office, which describes the new technology of handwriting recognition in real-time. Once you're done, you'll receive an over-the-air update to download and install iOS 12 on your phone .
Tunisia captain Khazri grabbed their second goal just before the final whistle of their second defeat in Russian Federation . If Belgium beats Tunisia it will be nearly certainly assured of a place in the knockout stages of the World Cup .
Immigration: Democrats Obstruct and the GOP Falters - Again
The Senate rejected three proposals in February, including one reflecting Trump's hard-line policies and two bipartisan plans. This bill eliminates most family reunification. "I want them to do what they want", Trump said, CNN reported.
Fresh Accident Occurs On Otedola Bridge
The stricken tanker in Thursday's crash was carrying 33,000 litres (8,700 United States gallons) of petrol at the time. Yesterday, afuel-laden tanker exploded along the same bridge after its brake was said to have failed.
United States sanctions just the beginning
Iran has also requested European Union nations commit to buying oil from them as part of a deal to remain in the nuclear pact. Tehran real estate prices have climbed and Iran's stock market has jumped 17 percent since the end of May to a record high.
No, after you: Why England and Belgium may want to be second
Marcus Rashford is expected to take Raheem Sterling's place and Dele Alli is available again after training for the past two days. Romelu Lukaku is a doubt for Belgium's crucial World Cup top-of-the-table clash with England , report Sky Sports .
Egypt FA deny Salah unhappiness at Chechnya publicity
Salah's agent, Ramy Abbas, tweeted on Saturday: "When it was once said that a picture speaks a thousand words, apparently not". Egypt finished bottom of Group A and failed to pick up a point, losing against Uruguay , Russia and Saudi Arabia .
OPEC's Increased Output Helps U.S. Shale Companies
How that translates into effective production increases is uncertain, as some OPEC countries can not easily ramp up production. Iran has objected to having members with additional capacity such as Saudi Arabia fill Venezuelan output gaps.