The giant yellow "M" that represents McDonald's globally was flipped to mark women's day by an outlet in Lynwood, California reports the Business Indsider . But just what is International Women's Day? In addition, as the BBC notes , the index measures women's position compared to men in their country, not to women in other places.
The West Virginia Education Association celebrated the announcement, posting on its Facebook page, writing: " WE WON! ". If you take a moment to get to know an educator better, you'll learn they do so much more than teach the "Three Rs". Here's how things stack up between West Virginia and Arizona when it comes to striking teachers. The bill is in response to teaching vacancies across the state of West Virginia that require special certifications.
Tuesday's primary made clear Democratic enthusiasm is real, but in Texas , the party still faces long odds. Audio will be available later today . After his easy win in the Republican primary Tuesday Cruz said the so-called blue wave Democrats are hoping for in the November general election will crash upon a solid red wall.
The memo , signed by Navy Capt. Hallock Mohler, executive secretary for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, confirms the parade is set to take place on Veterans Day, Nov. The planned route for the parade will be from the White House to the Capitol Building, which is 1.8 miles long. The Army 's Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps will also make an appearance.
He suggested Australia and "other countries" might also be spared, a shift that could soften the worldwide blow amid threats of retaliation by trading partners. Other countries have threatened reprisals, prompting fears of a global trade war. "We urge you to reconsider the idea of broad tariffs to avoid unintended negative consequences to the USA economy and its workers", 107 House Republicans wrote in a letter to Trump.
I don't think he'll give them up. While trumpeting the thaw in relations between North and South Korea , North Korean media outlets have continued to criticise the United States , especially over joint military drills it plans to conduct with South Korean troops at the end of the month.
Are the Washington Wizards going to put a stop to the 10-game winning streak enjoyed by the host New Orleans Pelicans when they meet tonight at 8PM ET? Davis' early exit left him with just 17 points, the first time he has dipped below 20 during the Pelicans' 10-game win streak.
The alert included an indefinite ban on travel to Playa del Carmen by USA government employees. The report comes just as schools and universities prepare for spring break. "All tourism and economic activity in Playa del Carmen continues in a normal manner", the government of Quintana Roo state said in a statement , noting that hotel occupancy at the resort was 80 per cent.
When asked by reporters if he would speak following his testimony, Nunberg said "no", according to Politico . Nunberg changed his mind after doing all those interviews on Monday, and according to Politico , when asked if he was going to speak after his appearance, he said, "No".
Students are led from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School after the shooting. "You know what I mean?" State lawmakers formally delivered the reform package Thursday. NRA Florida lobbyist Marion Hammer on Thursday also sent out an "emergency alert" to supporters, urging them to contact Scott and demand a veto. After it passed, legislators stood to applaud Andrew Pollack, whose daughter Meadow died in the shooting, and who sat through the debate and vote.
Skripal's case". Earlier this week, the man his neighbours and townfolks described as "friendly, sociable and living in full view", Sergei Skripal was found ill on a bench in Salisbury along with his 33-year-old daughter, also ill. "There may be some clues floating around in here", he said of Skripal's house. Russia's foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, on Friday denied the government was involved in the poisonings but offered assistance in the investigation.
Accompanied by wife Brigitte Marie-Claude and senior cabinet ministers, Macron was greeted by PM Modi with his trademark bear hug, soon after deboarding his plane in Delhi. France is the 9th largest foreign investor in India with a cumulative investment of Dollars 6.09 billion from April 2000 to October 2017. On the same day, he will also visit Taj Mahal in Agra.
Many are pleased the budget has no new taxes. The Linsky and Decker bills (H 3081, H 3610) each establish "extreme risk protective orders", through which courts could prohibit a person from owning a gun for one year in certain circumstances, including threats of violence.
In reaction, BAE's share price jumped 2.0 per cent to 600.80 pence in afternoon deals on London's benchmark FTSE 100 index, which traded flat. "We are proud to be recognised as golf's global tour with tournaments in 30 countries this year alone and we are very much looking forward to adding Saudi Arabia to that list in 2019".
In a move that could signal a thaw in India-Pakistan relations, the South Asian neighbours have agreed on an exchange of elderly and women prisoners. A spokesperson for the ministry of external affairs said, foreign minister Sushma Swaraj had suggested to the high commissioner of Pakistan "that the two sides could progress on humanitarian issues related to elderly, women, children and mentally unsound prisoners".
Sen. Jeff Flake , R-Ariz., introduced legislation that would nullify the tariffs. Trump signed a 25% tariff on steel imports and 10% on aluminum imports at the White House on Thursday, saying it would revive those industries hurt by unfair trade practices in the global marketplace.
The 35-year-old hooker said they allowed themselves fatally to relax once they had battled back from 21-5 down to lead 22-21 with the game entering the final stages only for Greig Laidlaw to convert two penalties to seal the game for the Scots.
England head coach Eddie Jones has urged stand-in captain Owen Farrell to be aggressive in his performance against France on Saturday. Five points behind Ireland after three games, they might need a bonus-point win in Paris just to stay alive in the championship.
In Cortlandt, more than 700 residents remained without power as the snow piled up. Some of those outages were left over after the last storm. In snow-blitzed New Jersey towns like Westfield and Montclair, the buzz of chainsaws was the soundtrack for the day as municipal workers cut hundreds of toppled trees down to size and cleared them off damaged houses, downed power lines and clogged roads.
A United Nations official who entered eastern Ghouta earlier this week said civilians stuck inside the enclave - mostly women and children - would like to leave have nowhere to go and feel they can't exit safely from the designated checkpoints.
Mr Trump described Australia as a "great country" and a "long term partner" and pledged to "do something" with the long-standing ally. Australian media is accusing President Donald Trump of "reneging" on a promise he reportedly made to Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull a year ago.
Guy will need to maintain his lights-out shooting following his return to the court if the Cavaliers hope to dismantle a strong Clemson team that has won three of its last four. Top-ranked Virginia will look to keep silencing its doubters when it faces Clemson in the ACC Tournament semifinals Friday. Louisville should have solidified a spot in the field of sixty-eight after today's game but have the chance to move up on the seed line with an upset of the Cavaliers .
We are a party preparing to go into government". Scottish Labour said the motion on single market membership should not be debated as it had been submitted before Mr Corbyn called for the United Kingdom to be in a customs union , and was therefore out of date.
Police body camera footage is not public record in North Carolina, and in the wake of the release of the video of the Rush beating, both Hooper and Buncombe County district attorney Todd Williams backed the idea of investigating the leak .
He was convicted of securities fraud a year ago for defrauding investors in two failed hedge funds. But prosecutors said that plainly Shkreli "stole money for his own benefit", calling it "absurd" to cast him as some misunderstood child genius.