Franken says he'll leave Congress in 'few weeks'
A special election will be held in Minnesota to permanently fill the seat timed to next year's midterm elections in November. I will live by whatever decision and I will walk away thinking about this opportunity I've had while I was here.
Some questioned whether she deliberately wore it to upset Markle.
The Queen's cousin-in-law had been heavily criticised for wearing the Blackamoor brooch to the meal, which was also attended by Prince Harry's mixed race fiancee Meghan Markle. "Princess Michael is distressed & very sorry that it has caused offence", a spokesperson toldthe Daily Mail.
Markle is no stranger to racist responses to her presence in the royal family.
"I even pretended years ago to be an African, a half-caste African, but because of my light eyes I did not get away with it, but I dyed my hair black", Princess Michael of Kent said at the time. I traveled on African buses.
This isn't the first time Princess Michael of Kent was accused of racial insensitivity, either. And a woman who once told black people to "go back to the colonies" at a restaurant decided that would be what she would wear to the Queen's Christmas lunch, where the Queen's grandson was introducing his fiancée, who is biracial, to the extended family for the first time. I wanted to be a writer.
"It's disheartening", Meghan told the BBC previously about the racism she has seen since she and Harry officially announced their relationship.
Kensington Palace is yet to comment.
"I always knew that when people who aren't like us claim that hereditary rank is not part of human nature, they must be wrong".
Pier 39, packed with restaurants, bars and souvenir shops, is one of San Francisco's most popular tourist spots . Officials have stopped a man who they say was plotting a terror attack in San Francisco over the holidays.
Sure, Smith went on a cold streak during the middle of the season, but Rivers wasn't so hot at the beginning of the year. Smith was named as an alternate which softens the blow a little, but it's still baffling that he didn't get in.
Like most people, you might be considering the option of replacing the phone entirely without attempting to have it checked out. And because it's so gradual, progressively shorter battery life is ignored by most people, until it's time for a new iPhone.
Video posted to Facebook by TeDera Dwayne Graves II showed the interaction between his little brother and a police officer. Taking the boy's hand in a handshake, he said: "You have saved Christmas for the people of Byram".
That's the set up for the flashbacks, and it has fans wondering why Rosie refers to Donna Sheridan in the past tense. And it's clear just how much we missed her from the tweets that came pouring in after her trailer cameo.
With those tools in place and this new deal, Facebook is another step closer in its quest to be a destination for high-end video. Initially the partnership will mean that users will be able to upload videos that contain licensed music to the three platforms.
Insider and imposter attacks are a near mainstay for Afghan and US troops in the fight against the Taliban and ISIS. So far, neither the Taliban insurgency nor any other militant group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The official, Kenneth Mallory, wrote that the ballot had both candidates' names bubbled in for the 94th District race. There will be a recount Wednesday in the 68th District, which includes parts of Richmond, Henrico, and Chesterfield.
He re-aggravated his hip injury during the Celtics' playoff run last season, and has yet to return to the court. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports , he is targeting a comeback in the first week of January.
MLS included Nashville on a short-list of four bidders for the two expansion teams that are scheduled to begin playing by 2020. Reports out of Cincinnati and from the Mercury News in California point to Cincinnati as the next to win an expansion team.
Salvation Army short of Christmas Kettle campaign goal
The Caledonia Police Department is seeking a woman who allegedly stole a Salvation Army red kettle from an area pharmacy. Last year, The Salvation Army provided over 2.4 million meals and helped almost half a million MA residents in need.
EC agrees Brexit transition period lasting to end of 2020
The EU has said it wants to have a free trade deal with Britain ready to go at the start of 2021, as soon as the transition ends. Britain will need a transition after Brexit that will avoid businesses having to adjust to new rules and regulations twice.
Diddy declares interest in buying Carolina Panthers
Sunday evening, the rap star jumped to his Twitter account to announce his interest in becoming an National Football League owner. Last night, the Panthers' owner/founder Jerry Richardson shocked fans by announcing plans to sell the team after the 2017 season.