Twenty-nine-year-old Democratic Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has become the youngest woman ever elected to Congress. Ocasio-Cortez rose to national prominence in June, when she unseated 10-term incumbent Representative Joe Crowley, the fourth-ranking Democrat in the House.
Sylvia Garcia and Veronica Escobar are the first Latinas to represent the state of Texas in the House of Representatives, after the state has sent more than 300 people to lower body of Congress since it joined the union in 1845. They include veterans, a former Central Intelligence Agency operative, a teacher who grew up the daughter of a drug addict, a one-time bartender and dozens of first-time candidates.
Kate Brown, who is bisexual, became the first openly LGBT person elected governor in 2016 when she won her OR race.
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Among them is Jennifer Wexton, a Virginia state senator who defeated incumbent Barbara Comstock in one of the most closely watched races across the country.
For this wave of women leaders, the next few years are going to be about much more than stereotypical women's issues. Fifty-two percent of white women voted for Trump in the 2016 presidential election, and studies show female support for the president has held consistently, although college educated white women generally oppose Trump. "Tonight, just in suburban Philadelphia, in the Lehigh Valley where I'm speaking from, four women won in a really tight area". In New Jersey, Democratic Gov. Jim McGreevy, elected in 2001, had been outed as gay while in office.
The HBO reality show Cathouse focused on the daily happenings at Hof's Moonlite BunnyRanch, a legally owned and operated brothel. He said an anti-brothel push and regulatory problems he faced this year were political retribution.
Klopp spoke of his side losing their mojo against Red Star but stressed he did not view it as a long-term issue. Liverpool were shockingly beaten 2-0 by Red Star Belgrade on Tuesday night in the Champions League .
In 2017, his final season in Dallas, Bryant started all 16 games and finished with 69 receptions for 838 yards and six touchdowns. The person spoke to The Associated Press Wednesday on condition of anonymity because the roster move has not been announced.
This is a substantial loss for the Republicans, as they have so far lost 28 seats in the House to the Democrats. He said he would "certainly have an open mind" about releasing them when the IRS audit ends.
In 2012, the number of troops was scaled back as the focus shifted from boots on the ground to aerial surveillance. Approximately 4,800 troops have been deployed with 5,200 expected to be in place by the end of the day.
Some modern aircraft have systems created to correct the posture of the aircraft automatically to keep flying safely. Once that happens, it may try to right itself by pushing the nose down, reports the Straight Times .
Witnesses say a man fired several shots from a handgun before throwing smoke bombs into the crowded bar in southern California . Garo Kuredjian said at a news conference early Thursday that a sheriff's deputy was also shot and taken to a hospital.
That might allow the agency to turn down future applications for new opioid approvals if the drugs are not filling an unmet need. One factor that weighed heavily in the Dsuvia decision is military interest in the drug, Gottlieb said in his statement .
The Justice Department has also filed suit to block California's state net neutrality law from taking effect in January. The lower court rulings left the 700,000 protected but prevented any more from registering for the program.
I've spoken to his highness (Sheikh Mohammed) and he's over the moon about this result - it's a challenge that's been a long road. He returned a year ago , with success, and for the 2018 spring carnival had an early victory with Jungle Cat at Group One level.
CNN reporter loses White House access
Acosta had challenged the president on his characterization of the migrant caravan moving through Mexico as an "invasion". CNN's reporters, namely Acosta, have been frequently seen on the front lines of the White House's tense press briefings.
Elon Musk Replaced by Robyn Denholm at Tesla
Musk and Tesla settled with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in September after the USA agency sued for fraud. The settlement with the securities watchdog required Musk and Tesla to each pay $20 million in fines (€17.5 million).
Virat Kohli lashes out at fan
I loved to watch Sunil Gavaskar bat, but also loved watching (Gordon) Greenidge, (Desmond) Haynes and Viv Richards. Just like he violated BCCI's contract with Nike when travelling to England to support Puma.
Russian fighter jet intercepts US Navy plane
EP-3 Aries aircraft flying November 5, 2018, in global airspace over the Black Sea being intercepted by a Russian Su-27. EP-3 aircraft, adding that it made an additional pass after activating its afterburners to create more turbulence.
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Karim Benzema started the season on fire as he scored five goals in just five matches in La Liga. Solari spoke to the media after Real Madrid's win over Viktoria Plzen on Wednesday night.
Man City go top after 6-1 rout of Southampton
The Argentine was in spectacular form in the final third and celebrated the landmark from close range early on. Morata has scored 21 times in 63 appearances for Chelsea since arriving from the Bernabeu.