The 2013 Supreme Court ruling that struck down a key provision of DOMA is also credited with providing the legal framework for 2015's landmark ruling in Obergefell , which found that gay couples have a constitutional right to marry. During that period she met Thea Spyer , a female psychologist who would become her lifelong companion. Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin said: 'Edie Windsor is a hero and civil rights icon who pushed our country closer to the promise of a ...
The French capital is to host the games in 2024 and the United States city will do the same in 2028. The evaluation commission signed off on those Monday, saying that although details need to be finalized, it is confident LA can host in 2028.
After the success of Wonder Woman , the makers announced of its sequel with Gal Gadot returning as the powerful Amazonian Princess with the Lasso of Truth. While the news was expected following the rave reviews to Wonder Woman , it is Jenkins' pay packet that has left many agape. Personally, I trust in Patty's vision for the character and I think she will do fantastic with the sequel.
It threatens to knock out power to more than 4.1 million homes and businesses served by FPL, affecting around 9 million people based on the current storm track, the utility's chief executive said. "This storm is unprecedented as far as strength and size". Improvements include replacing wooden poles and transmission structures with concrete ones, installing real-time water monitors to alert the utility to flooding at 223 substations susceptible to storm surge, using smart meters to identify ...
But now fans are calling for more representation and inclusion among the Star Wars filmmakers, urging Lucasfilm to be more diverse when it comes to the director's chair on Star Wars: Episode IX . Have the firings, rewrites and reshoots been the result of bad instincts by studio or did the directors chafe under the studio's seemingly tight control over the creative process? Also, though Trevorrow's horrific flop of an indie film The Book of Henry was not mentioned, ever since it was ...
Twenty-two of its 245 schools had extensive damage that will keep them closed for months. High school football bleachers near Lake Houston . "We are the fastest-growing district per capita and we are seeing well over 500 students [added] per year over the last three years", he said.
As Taylor Swift has often found herself under public scrutiny, whether for being interrupted at the 2009 VMAs or 'excluding herself from a narrative, ' she could have continued her career paying no mind to the public conversation about her.
The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) were at The Forum in Inglewood, California on August 27, 2017. The figures defy the polarising reviews for Swift's comeback single, a melodramatic pot-boiler which sees the pop queen turn on her critics declaring, "maybe I got mine, but you'll all get yours".
Pope Francis' appeal came after fighting between the Rohingya and the regular Burmese army on Friday in the city of Maungdaw, which is reported to be the worst since October of a year ago, and has prompted evacuations from the area of government personnel and of non-Muslims.
Speaking at a Democratic mayoral debate, de Blasio insisted, "I'm not going to get into the name game here", but left the door open to the change by adding, "We have to look at everything here". "I see Christopher Columbus being a symbol of Italian American contributions to our nation", he said. "When the guidelines/criteria for review are set by the commission, we will make sure they are available to the public".
ET window. Huddersfield extended its unbeaten start to life in the English Premier League with a 0-0 draw at home to Southampton on Saturday. Despite being held by the Saints in an entertaining stalemate at the John Smith's Stadium, Wagner heads into the global break delighted with his side's position.
Meanwhile, nine in 10 Democrats say they think Trump encouraged white supremacists with his comments and behavior - nearly two-thirds of Democrats say he did so intentionally. Two sources familiar with the meeting told CNN the meeting was focused on ousting Flake - whom Trump at times has called "the flake". "This book from Senator Flake that he wrote, 'Conscience of a Conservative , ' could have also just been called 'Trolling President Trump, '" said Fox News anchor Leland Vittert ...
Both the Prime Minister and Opposition Leader have publicly announced their support for marriage equality. So, how do you make sure you're enrolled? A sex worker is offering a big discount for those who are voting yes in Australia's survey on same-sex marriage.
A few minutes after "announcing" Di Maria , a third post reading "Let's get #FCBHack trending on Twitter " appeared. It appears that even a massive club like Barcelona is not safe from having their social media accounts hacked, if some freaky behaviour on Tuesday night is anything to go by.
It was headed by mark Wahlberg , whose income for the year amounted to $68 million. Forbes released its annual list of highest-paid actors and actresses , and there was a big difference between the two. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson had been Hollywood's highest paid actor for a while now. Adam Sandler , who Forbes said earns his spot from a deal with Netflix (in which he makes four movies), and Jackie Chan rounded out the top five.
ET. I wrote the music , produced the song, arranged it and cut the vocals though. A source told Us Weekly , "The song is poppy ". The pop-country singer's last album 1989 was released on October 27, 2014. The new posts came three days after the social media scrub. Instagram took action in June to remove blocks of offending emojis as it introduced new filters to block "certain offensive comments" and spam.
Lewis was most known for his slapstick humor and his generous philanthropy. Jerry's Kids raised about $2.5 billion for the Muscular Dystrophy Association during the telethon's tenure. In 1995, he became the highest-paid star in Broadway history as Mr Applegate in the musical Damn Yankees . "I am because he was!;^D" he wrote on Twitter .
Currently, the project doesn't have a script, though if Daldry does indeed sign on, THR says that he will be instrumental in helping Disney and Lucasfilm shape the story and the film's development. The story delves into the journals that Luke Skywalker finds after returning to Tatooine following the events in " A New Hope ". There is not yet a script or a writer, Variety reports, and it's now unknown if this will be the next standalone story in the Star Wars universe.
Watch will not be in the videos tab that was added past year to Facebook . Watch will serve as a hub to help users find content instead of relying on the normal Facebook News Feed or through the Video tab that is available to U.S. Watching video online is getting more social. US users were provided with a Videos tab just over a year ago, and this seems to be the natural next step in Facebook's video plans.
She'll play the character of Corky in the show, who alongside her husband invites another couple round for an unforgettable and quite unconventional dinner party. And when I started to think about who everybody is [in the play], that's when it got worthy. The play had its world premiere in San Diego previous year at the Old Globe theater , where the cast included The Office's Jenna Fischer, along with Greg Germann, Josh Stamberg, and Alex Henrikson.
The celebrity attorney, whose clients include Blac Chyna, said she'd been contacted by other people claiming to have had sex with Usher who are concerned they have been exposed to herpes , the Daily News said. "In the event plaintiffs have contracted the herpes virus, their health may be compromised in the future as a result of the increased risk of cancer, diabetes, high-risk pregnancies, higher risk of contracting HIV and other medical conditions ..." Usher is being sued by ...
The 52-year-old actor took to Twitter to wish his contemporary best of luck for his upcoming film, Jab Harry Met Sejal . Uttar Pradesh tourism expressed their happiness to have team Jab Harry met Sejal in their city, expressing the same they shared, "Banaras was heartened to welcome Harry, Sejal and Imtiaz".
Patty Jenkins is still in negotiations for the job. After much hemming and hawing, we finally have a Wonder Woman 2 release date. On top of that, its domestic gross is now at $389 million, which surpasses DC's own Man of Steel , Suicide Squad , and Batman v Superman .
If he does struggle however, we're going to have to wonder whether or not Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink put a curse on the number nine on his way out! This is the Blues first defeat for the first time in pre-season after beating Arsenal 3-0 in their opening last weekend.
A witness, who was in the building at the time of the explosion , said that she heard a loud noise and saw smoke coming out of a van. Mohammad Khurasani, purported spokesman for Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), in a statement claimed that a motorbike-riding suicide bomber targeted "dozens" of policemen in Lahore .