New York University's Brennan Center for Justice said the Trump Administration is using the same approach that "exploded the prison population, didn't help public safety" and burdened tax payers. Twenty-three US states since 2007 have changed their sentencing laws to reserve prison space for the most serious or repeat offenders, according to the nonpartisan Pew Research Center.
Carter Wilkerson's tweet broke the record about 9:30 a.m. Tuesday and had more than 3.4 million and counting. Wilkerson has not yet reached 18 million retweets, but was able to hit a staggering 3.4 million as of Tuesday morning, even beating the iconic Oscars selfie from Ellen DeGeneres .
White House press secretary Sean Spicer is having a bad week, and it may only get worse. The sketch included "Spicer" attacking reporters with fire extinguishers and even structures of the White House itself before the reporters asked if Trump is lying to Spicer.
The day encourages a nationwide bike-focused celebration for students. The day, which is organized nationally by the same organization that promotes "Walk to School day", is created to promote physical activity and bicycle safety. Organizers say the day itself is a great way to get students physically active and outdoors. Several other Rapid City Area Schools also participated by encouraging members to ride their bikes in as well.
The North Korea crisis was also raised. It appeared Tuesday, however, that the controversial invite extended to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte could backfire and end up as a minor geopolitical embarrassment for Mr. Duterte alarmed the worldwide community in September previous year by comparing himself favorably to Hitler , noting, "Hitler massacred three million Jews", as a vow to kill the three million so-called drug offenders estimated to live in the Philippines.
Trump has reportedly fumed privately about negative media attention and criticism from Democrats who he thought would welcome Comey's dismissal after he took the extraordinarily unusual step to speak out about the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's email days before the election.
Nostalgic horror sensation " Stranger Things " and Disney's "Beauty and the Beast" shared the spoils Sunday at the MTV Movie and TV Awards , expanded and renamed this year to include television. "This is so exciting, thank you so much", Condon said. Watson picked up the gong for her lead role in Beauty and the Beast and praised organisers for recognising that "imagination should have no limits".
Melissa McCarthy (R) and her husband Ben Falcone attend the premiere of "CHIPS" on March 20. CNN's Brian Stelter tweeted that McCarthy was filming outside of the network's headquarters Friday morning, May 12. The first was a video of the actress dancing to "I Feel Pretty" as she transforms from dress wearing actress into the press secretary. "Give that woman an Emmy just for the bit of hope!" one of Zak's followers responded, while another noted "He's not IN traffic, he's AMONG the traffic" ...
In honor of Charlotte's second birthday on May 2, proud parents Prince William and Princess Kate released a new photo Monday morning - and it is royally adorable. Big brother Prince George will join her as a page boy. The world may get another peek of Charlotte if the family releases photos from the upcoming wedding of her aunt, Pippa Middleton.
Marwan Barghouti was sentenced in 2004 to five life sentences after he was convicted of murdering Israelis and being a member of a terrorist organization. The Hamas movement controlling the Gaza Strip announced Thursday it captured the killer of leader Mazen Faqha, adding that Israel was the mastermind of the killing.
One lucky reader can stand a chance to WIN double tickets to see 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2' at any Nu Metro cinema nationwide. With the Guardians sequel doing very well in the foreign box office after having its worldwide opening last week, excitement for the second film in the cosmic superhero franchise continues to grow.
In a bid to prove that she's back to her former persona, Miley Cyrus is looking back on her " Hannah Montana " days. "I don't want love unless it's you", the lyrics say. She also revealed that she is not drinking alcohol - all of which adds up to a big lifestyle change she's still not quite used to. At that time she said that she had not smoked weed in about three weeks, and admitted that it was the longest period of time that she had gone without smoking.
In a sobering footnote to the event, Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko and first lady Maryna Perevedentseva cancelled their attendance at the final at the last moment, due to heavy shelling and civilian casualties in Avdiivka. Russian Federation cried foul and said the event had become overly politicised. Kiev accused Moscow of deliberately provoking a row. He was quickly tackled by security and Jamala didn't miss a beat as she continued performing her number.
Artist John Stratman released his latest video in JoBlo's 8-Bit Trailers series, giving us a King's Quest-style side scroller all about the adventures of Rey, Finn, and Poe. Even Luke Skywalker's dramatic announcement "It's time for the jedi - TO END" seems quite amusing when it is delivered via text bubble, and Rey waving a lightsaber around is frankly comic .
Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 which hit the theaters last Friday, managed to make a decent collection over its first weekend in India. The film opened a week ago overseas and has already pulled in $428 million worldwide. While the Guardians of the Galaxy sequel probably won't be dethroned soon, next week does bring a challenger with Guy Ritchie's take on the Arthurian legend - King Arthur: Legend of the Sword .
The launch took place at a region named Kusong located northwest of the capital, Pyongyang, where the North previously test-launched its intermediate-range missile it is believed to be developing. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said North Korea's firing of a ballistic missile was a violation of United Nations resolutions and that Japan strongly protested the action.
He said they understand that "we don't want to be protectionist, but we reserve our right to be protectionist to the extent we believe trade is not free and fair". The head of an global organization representing many advanced economies says that a new, multinational tax treaty will be of "massive consequence" in preventing big companies from avoiding taxes.
The G20's reference to trade said only that they were "working to strengthen the contribution of trade to our economies". "We need to analyse it but it proves one thing: there is, finally, no global protectionist attitude", the Commissioner said.
It was a landmark night for inclusion and a promising sign of the times at last night's MTV Movie and TV Awards where Emma Watson received the first ever gender-neutral acting award for her role as Belle in this year's live-action reimagining of Beauty and the Beast.
Bush to serve as United States Attorney for the Northern District of Georgia. Flynn was forced to resign by the president after it was revealed that he had misled vice president Mike Pence and other administration officials about conversations he'd had with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak, in which he allegedly discussed the lifting of US sanctions on Russia.
Salters, of Chicago, had been a patient at Delnor since May 8 and was in custody on charges of possession of a stolen motor vehicle from the Elgin Police Department, Gengler said at a news conference. The main hospital was put on lockdown and all operations were normal, except no visitors were allowed. The hostage is a female staff member, who is being held in the hospital's emergency room area, Kane County Sheriff's Office spokesman Lt.
Joshua, 27, stopped Klitschko in the 11th round of Saturday s Wembley super-fight to add the vacant WBA and IBO titles to his IBF crown. That is over seven stone (47kg) more than what Fury weighed in at before the Klitschko fight. " But we can only concentrate on AJ's career and guiding him ". The minister hailed Joshua for his humility, despite his success in boxing. "The Joshua effect is very similar to the Tiger Woods effect in golf, where people who are not so interested suddenly ...
The briefing will be held by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders rather than Press Secretary Sean Spicer . Trump fired Comey on Tuesday, the last day this week that Spicer briefed the White House press corps. Thursday: "We want this to come to its conclusion, we want it to come to its conclusion with integrity", Sanders said of the Russian Federation probe.
Stephen Colbert declared victory after President Trump called him a "no-talent guy". For a self-professed expert in publicity, Trump doesn't seem to realize that when the President of the United States is acknowledging the comedian making jokes about him, he doesn't come across as a dignified leader.
In Timeless , the heroes travel back in time to a major event in history, making the show a potential teaching tool for schools. Deadline has reported that according to co-creator Eric Kripke , they are working on finding another network that will pick up their time-travel series.
He lashed out at Mr Comey on Friday, tweeting that Mr Comey "better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe has agreed to refrain from updating the White House about any investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election.
Early reports suggest that it has now become the first film in history to make it to the 100 crore net mark on Day 1 itself. Jointly produced by Shobu Yarlagadda, Kovelamudi Raghavendra Rao, and Prasad Devineni, the war-drama is a sequel to the 2015 blockbuster Baahubali: The Beginning.
Specifically, the looks from the Jenners and Hadids missed the mark , showing the young fashion darlings ignoring the gala's directive to honor Kawakubo's innovative designs, and sticking to their barely-there red carpet wardrobes. Last year, the "Bon Appétit" singer bleached her eyebrows and debuted her black-and-gold look with the extra alien effect . " She paid homage to Rei the way it was intended".
Brazil opened with $1.2 million - almost double the launch of 2014's "Guardians of the Galaxy", which also bowed on a Thursday. Currently, the movie has 78 fresh reviews and 11 negative reviews. 3 ". The head honcho said, "I think James, in particular, has an incredible connection with these characters and with this cosmic world". "Whether players see themselves as a future artist or tomorrow's astronaut, Ozobot kickstarts creativity, critical thinking and tech skills that strengthen the ...
Subsequently, shares in Snap have plummeted, tumbling more than 20% in after-hours trading in NY. But Snapchat is trying to stay ahead of the curve. Facebook has now launched Snapchat-like camera features in Messenger, WhatsApp, Instagram and its flagship app. "We don't think that those sorts of techniques are very sustainable over the long-term".
Four-star forward Jordan Tucker became the fifth member of Duke's 2017-18 freshman class. The 6-foot-7 205 pounder announced his decision on Twitter on Saturday afternoon. It feels like the best decision and fit for me. Syracuse has three committed players in its 2017 class, including center Bourama Sidibe, wing Oshae Brissett and guard Howard Washington.
Aldridge posted an impressive double-double with 34 points and 12 rebounds to lead the way, as all five San Antonio starters scored in double figures in the close out game. I mean, he's had a historic year, and you can't just say, 'OK, one game.' and all of the sudden, social media goes insane. I can get him off the ball some.
A spokesman for Barts NHS Health Trust said: "We have activated our major incident plan to make sure we can maintain the safety and welfare of patients". At least 16 British National Health Service organisation were among those targeted, crippling computer systems and telephone lines and causing delays.
Tiwary (52 of 43 balls), playing his first game of the season, stitched together a 61-run stand with Rayudu for the third wicket before being involved in another 57-run association with skipper Rohit Sharma (27 of 21 balls). Rohit Sharma joined Tiwary in the middle with bowling conditions favouring fast bowlers. A win against Mumbai will assure them a top two finish if they win either with seven balls to spare (chasing 160) or by 11 runs (after posting 160).
And we are talking about dubbed Hindi version. "HISTORIC WEEKEND! Here is the HINDI language all India Friday ( 41 crores) Saturday ( 40.5) Sunday ( 46.5!) grand total 128!" The rumour is that it has grossed almost 110 Cr from Telugu states of Andhra and Telengana, Rs 47 Crore from Karnataka, Rs 31.55 Cr from Tamil Nadu and in Kerala it has grossed Rs 15.80.