Obama was initially reluctant to respond to the conspiracy theory that he was born in Kenya, which first cropped up during the 2008 presidential campaign and then again in 2011, when Trump picked up the idea to generate publicity for himself and his NBC reality show, "The Celebrity Apprentice".
But by then it was entrenched on the right, and there are still some die-hards who refuse to accept it.
Husband, Stepdaughter Responsible for Death of Good Samaritan
On Sunday, Keith Smith , 52, and Valeria Smith, 28, were arrested in connection with the December 1 killing of Jacquelyn Smith . Sitting in the passenger seat, the family alleged that Jacquelyn rolled her window down to give the woman some money.
Moore also slammed the Green New Deal as being "so completely insane it is bound to be rejected in the end", while calling the young Democrat a "garden-variety hypocrite", in response to a New York Post story that said Ocasio-Cortez frequently used gas-guzzling Uber and Lyft rides during her 2018 campaign instead of car-sharing or taking the subway.
Just this week, she responded to a front-page New York Post expose that the champion of so-called Green New Deal is known to ride in a vehicle.
"I don't think it's productive", Michigan Rep. Dan Kildee said Saturday on Fox News' "Cavuto Live". While the newspaper assumed it was a hired auto, the congresswoman tweeted that her aunt "was very upset" that the paper "insulted" her personal vehicle. "Because that's where I think actually some of the most troubling practices are, with direct relevance to the American people under the scope of Oversight".
Ocasio-Cortez has called out the paper multiple times for its frequent coverage of her. "A Latina. And I'm a liberal, a [Democratic Socialists of America] member", Ocasio-Cortez said. Her office's fact sheet on the plan, released last month, says that efforts to combat climate change should include "massively expanding electric vehicle manufacturing, build charging stations everywhere, build out high-speed rail at a scale where air travel stops becoming necessary [and] create affordable public transit available to all, with the goal to replace every combustion-engine vehicle". "But this ravenous hysteria - it's really getting to a level that is kind of out of control. I have days when it seems some people want to stoke just enough of it to have just enough plausible deniability if something happens to me".
Now Lyft has 18.6 million active riders, 30.7 million total riders, and 1.1 million regular drivers out of 1.9 million total. Lyft's IPO is being led by JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:)., Credit Suisse (SIX:) Group AG and Jefferies Financial Group Inc.
Over the last four days, 337 prospects had the opportunity to audition for NFL scouts at the 2019 NFL Scouting Combine . There are more appropriate ways to ask prospects unexpected questions ... or, you know, maybe just discuss football.
It was only last month that Musk said a $35,000 version that could be sold profitably was perhaps six months away. The move comes as Tesla already is struggling to service its existing customers and expand its customer base.
After chemotherapy, he underwent a stem cell transplant in 2016 and subsequently remained on antiretroviral therapy for 16 months. About 37 million people worldwide now have HIV, and the AIDS virus has killed about 35 million since taking off in the 1980s.
Delhi remains the most polluted capital across the world in 2018, as per a study conducted by the environment NGO Greenpeace. PM2.5, or particles of 2.5 micrometers or less in diameter, is so risky because it lodges deep in the lungs.
THAAD is an easily transportable missile defense system capable of intercepting intermediate-, medium- and short-range missiles. US officials declined to say how quickly the system was moved to Israel from its home base at Fort Bliss, Texas.
They 124.5 points per game in their last two games and need to do a much better job if they want to beat the Clippers. Since Feb. 1, the Lakers, Suns and Knicks are the only three teams to not cover a game when listed as the favorite.
Davidson has represented several people over his career trying to sell sex tapes or embarrassing information about celebrities. But there was evidently a great deal more to the relationship between Trump and Pecker/AMI than the McDougal case, Cohen said.
Roseanne Barr has branded alleged victims of sexual misconduct "hos" who are angry they weren't "attracted" to their abusers. I know - and they need to be called out, they really, really do. "I know a ho when I see one".
Woods says he's had the neck strain for a few weeks and it hasn't improved with treatment to the point he feels he can play. Tiger Woods has withdrawn from the Arnold Palmer Invitational in Orlando due to a neck strain.
More than 1,500 turtles, tortoises found in luggage
Convictions for the illegal trading of wildlife are punishable by a prison sentence of up to two years and subject to fines. They were found inside four suitcases left by a Filipino passenger coming from Hong Kong.
Hillary Has Decided: Will She Run In 2020?
Hillary Clinton says she won't be joining the crowded field of Democratic candidates lining up for the 2020 presidential election. She expressed deep concerns about the state of American politics today - and vowed to be vocal about those concerns.
Luke Perry, Star of ‘90210’ and ‘Riverdale,’ Has Died at 52
A father figure and mentor to the show's young cast, Luke was incredibly generous, and he infused the set with love and kindness. In lieu of flowers, the Perry family ask that donations be made to Fight Colorectal Cancer this link opens in a new tab and St.
Pau Gasol signs with Bucks
The subsequent sequence by Milwaukee had Giannis throw down an and-1 dunk to try to switch momentum the way of the visitors. Gasol is a capable but sparing three-point shooter, who will likely be asked to do just that in Milwaukee.
Want to terminate preferential trade status for India
Reacting to the move, a top Indian trade official said New Delhi does not plan to impose retaliatory tariffs on USA goods. The GSP allows specific products from 120 developing countries and territories to enter the United States duty-free.