This article first appeared on the Brookings Institution site. At some point in 2019 (if not sooner) a Republican Senator may walk into the Oval Office and say to President Trump: “Mr. President, we don’t have the votes,” at which point the Trump presidency will end in a resignation or a conviction in the Senate. This scenario actually occurred forty-three years ago this summer when Republican Senator Barry Goldwater walked into the Oval Office and told Republican President Richard Nixon that they didn’t have the votes in the Senate to save his presidency.
An Afro-Latina journalist conducting an interview with a member of the Ku Klux Klan has said he threatened her so violently that she was concerned for her safety. Ilia Calderón, a Univision journalist with both African and Colombian heritage, agreed to visit KKK leader Chris Barker on his wooded North Carolina property. Almost immediately, Mr Barker asked her why she didn’t “go back” to her country of origin.
At approximately 5:10 p.m. on September 7, 2016, a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (NP) at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, heard screaming from an office adjacent to hers at Munson Army Health Center. The civilian NP ran into the hallway and found 26-year-old First Lieutenant Katie Ann Blanchard, an active duty Registered Nurse (RN) and mother of three, on fire from the waist up. The NP could see another coworker, 54-year-old Clifford Currie, in the office with Katie.
Amy Schumer shocked ‘Jude Judy’ viewers when she appeared in the background of the show’s Thursday, August 17, episode - see the hilarious reactions!
The man ignored warning signs outside the cage and climbed over the fence to feed the bears milk.
As Lou Tomososki and a friend walked home from Marshall High School in Oregon one afternoon in 1962, they gazed up at the sky. For weeks, everyone had been talking about the partial solar eclipse and the teens wanted to witness it. For a few seconds, they looked at the sun as a sliver of the moon slid over its surface. While watching, he saw flashes of light, much like he would after having a picture taken with a camera with a flashbulb. He had no idea those flickers would lead to permanent damage. “We both got burned at the same time,” Tomososki told TODAY. “He got the left eye and I got the right eye.” While Tomososki’s teachers warned him to use a pinhole projector box, which creates a reflection
It goes without saying that it takes a lot for us to get to the gym. But if there’s one thing that motivates us to work out, it’s a fitness tracker that doubles as a bauble and adds to our wrist party-because there’s nothing worse than having a bulky, rubbery band that tracks your activity while it cramps your style. Luckily for us, there are some pretty fashionable options out there. Here, we rounded up our favorites that kick us into high gear and make us look good doing it.