Seen by many at the time as the "Great White Hope," Jeffries threw in the towel in round 15 of 45 as Johnson toyed with him in front of 15,000 boxing fans in Reno, Nevada. He lost his title in a fight in Havana, Cuba, in 1915. Johnson returned to the U.S.in 1920 to serve his sentence and was released almost one year later.
More than 150 companies have added a woman to their boards since " Fearless Girl " was installed, according to recent reports. "She is a powerful symbol of the need for change at the highest levels of corporate America-and she will become a durable part of our city's civic life", de Blasio said .
The lawsuit comes on the heels of a almost year-long cybersecurity strengthening effort which was the initial internal DNC response to the hack - for fortifying their systems and processes. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the chair of the DNC at the time of the hack, said in a statement Friday. Despite support for the lawsuit from DNC Chairman Tom PerezThomas Edward PerezClinton's top five vice presidential picks Government social programs: "Triumph of hope over evidence Labor's "wasteful ...
Alabama state Auditor Jim Ziegler criticized the execution of Moody, and his 20-plus years behind bars, not as cruel and unusual punishment, which is banned by the Eighth Amendment to the US Constitution, but because it defeats the deterrent of the death penalty.
Yeddyurappa has already filed nomination at his traditional constituency Shikaripura in Shimoga. The chief minister said he has not taken any decision and he will go by the decision of the high command. This could set up a straight fight between the two Chief Ministerial candidates in Badami. Badami with a strong presence of Karubas, the community to which Siddaramaiah belongs, was seen as the second safe option for " the Chief Minister as reports have suggested that the battle " in ...
Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 20,003,587 shares of the iPhone maker's stock worth $2,880,992,000 after purchasing an additional 15,018,790 shares during the period. Beyond the June quarter, iPhone sales may eventually see a huge upswing once Apple releases its 2018 lineup. They were registered a little too soon for the flagship fall line-up, so many are speculating they represent the follow up to 2016's popular and affordable iPhone SE .
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has asserted Australia's "perfect right" to sail through the South China Sea after it was revealed three warships faced a "robust" encounter with the Chinese military. "This includes bilateral and multilateral military exercises, port visits, maritime surveillance operations and ship transits", the department told the ABC .
A US official said the embassy would be located at a provisional site in Jerusalem that now houses a USA consular section. Romania's President Klaus Iohannis on Friday condemned the Social Democrat-led government's move to transfer the country's embassy in Israel to Jerusalem.
About 10,000 people had to be evacuated in central Berlin before the 500kg bomb could be defused. Past year some 60,000 people were evacuated from their homes in Frankfurt after a massive bomb dropped by Britain's Royal Air Force was unearthed.
Tess will spend about two years surveying 200,000 of the brightest stars near the Sun to search for planets outside our solar system . Zurbuchen said: "We are thrilled Tess is on its way to help us discover worlds we have yet to imagine, worlds that could possibly be habitable, or harbour life".
Powered by a supercharged 5.2-litre Coyote V8, the 2018 Cobra Jet is the latest generation of Ford's purpose-built drag racer designed specifically to comply with regulations set by America's National Hot Rod Association (NHRA) and different National Mustang Racers Association and National Muscle Car Association classes.
Vassily Nebenzia, Russia's ambassador to the United Nations , said the idea of establishing a mechanism to determine responsibility for the use of chemical weapons is "futile" since Washington and its allies already identified who the "culprits" are, referencing the US-led attack on Syria .
Bush". The former first lady and first mother, widely celebrated for her focus on education and literacy , passed away at the age of 92 on Tuesday. Mrs Madeleine Albright, who under Democratic president Bill Clinton was the first woman to serve as USA secretary of state, remembered Mrs Bush as a "woman of incredible determination, wit and compassion who embodied America's best values".
The Quinnipiac poll found O'Rourke leading among self-identified independent voters, those 18 to 34 years old, and black and Hispanic Texans. Therefore, O'Rourke will also have the resources to define himself and compete in Texas- a massive state where its expensive to run a campaign.
In an unprecedented joint alert , the USA and United Kingdom governments warned of the renewed threat of Russian cyber attacks. The officials said the Kremlin was often utilizing what were known as man-in-the-middle attacks, in which hackers secretly inserted themselves into the exchange of data between a computer or server in order to eavesdrop, collect confidential information, misdirect payments or further compromise security.
One Bon-Ton remains in Central New York, at the Camillus Commons on West Genesee Street. Local Bon-Ton chains can be found in the Arnot Mall in Horseheads, The Shops at Ithaca Mall in Ithaca and the Oakdale Mall in Johnson City. If it loses Bon-Ton, it will put the mall's occupancy rate at 78.7 percent - below the 80 percent occupancy benchmark where analysts consider a mall at risk.
The Lahore High Court on Monday temporarily barred TV channels from airing alleged "anti-judiciary speeches" delivered by PML-N supreme leader Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz , Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and other 14 PML-N leaders.
Police said last week that they had identified the victim but did not release the name until today. "But unfortunately now he is not with us", the man said. Kayhan's remains have not yet been found. Police initially released a digitally altered photograph of an unknown deceased man in early March. They say he was 43 or 44 years old and was never reported missing.
The home run was Harper's eighth of the young season, and left him with the tiny remains of his bat in his hands as he trotted to first base. With two down in the top of the first inning against the Mets, Harper took the first pitch of the at-bat and sent it into the stands.
School will not resume in Tulsa until tomorrow. The Economic Policy Institute, a progressive think tank, ranked Colorado 50th, ahead only of Arizona , in how teacher pay compares to that of other college-educated workers. Also, some of that money used goes towards school infrastructure improvements and drug education. Kentucky public school teachers rally for a " day of action " at the Kentucky State Capitol to try to pressure legislators to override Kentucky Governor Matt ...