"Someone wrote a statement on my Facebook and I responded with something that shouldn't have been put up there", Chappelle-Nadal said. In 2011, she referred to black lawmakers who supported local control of the St. Louis police department as "house slaves". "People are angry, and they are hurt, and they're trying to figure out: how are they going to receive justice?" "It's worse than even Ferguson", she added. "It's outrageous and she should resign".
Some constituents, Trump opponents, minorities and others are coming to her defense with some questioning why she must resign when some of her white counterparts have made similar comments about former President Barack Obama. "And she should resign".
Oil prices move lower on seasonal pressures
The weekly US crude inventory report from the industry group American Petroleum Institute (API) is due out later on Tuesday. Even so, Citigroup Inc.'s Ed Morse says shale will win over OPEC on oil, as US drillers can survive due to hedging.
DK Shivakumar says he knew raids were coming
Karnataka Chief Minister K Siddaramaiah on Wednesday had condemned the raids as politically motivated. In a bid to avoid horse-trading the Congress holed up the MLAs in the Bengaluru resort.
But the leader of the Democratic Caucus in the Missouri senate, Gina Walsh, said her colleague "should be ashamed of herself for adding her voice to this toxic environment". Democrat Maria Chappelle-Nadal was going back and forth with another user, who posted a comment about a cousin who worked with the Secret Service.
Rep. William Lacy Clay (D-MO) also said Chappelle-Nadal should go. Chappelle-Nadal has been outspoken about issues in the past, The Washington Postreported.
Chappelle-Nadal voiced her frustrations in a Facebook post Thursday morning.
Chappelle-Nadal ran against Clay for his congressional seat past year. She said the five-word comment was in response to her anger over President Trump's response to violence in Charlottesville, Va., last weekend.
She also said it was on her personal page, but then again said she shouldn't have put it there in the first place. "Being a state Senator or being an elected official does not make her above the law or make any of us above the law". "She continued, "When he apologizes for all of the statements he's said on behalf of white supremacists and the KKK and neo-Nazis; when he apologizes, I'll apologize".
Wisconsin has played just once at the stadium, for last year's 16-14 victory over No. 5 LSU in the Lambeau Field College Classic. Notre Dame and Wisconsin will play at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wisconsin, in 2020 and Soldier Field in Chicago in 2021.
The JD (U) on Friday suspended Ali Anwar Ansari, its deputy leader in the Rajya Sabha , for "anti-party activities". RCP Singh, a confidante of the chief minister, will replace Yadav as the party leader in Parliament's Upper House.
This comes after Pyongyang's first successful tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles capable of reaching the US mainland. Moreover, it subjects nine North Korean individuals and four entities to asset freezes and travel bans.
But a raft of weaker data - as well as deep uncertainty about the impact of Brexit - called that view into question. Against the euro, sterling GBPEUR, -0.8070% slid to €1.1073, trading around its lowest level since November.
Inferable from her endeavors, in 1996, Pakistan was viewed as one of the principal nations to have controlled leprosy infection. She was honoured with the second highest civilian award, Hilal-i-Imtiaz, and Hilal-i-Pakistan in 1979 and 1980 respectively.
Had Kanizay been moving through the water, it's unlikely the amphipods would have been likely to stay attached to his skin. The teen, named Sam Kanizay , was at the Brighton's Dendy Street Beach where he was playing soccer with his friends.
BetVictor offers 100/1 for McGregor to beat Mayweather
Mayweather hasn't knocked out a fighter since he defeated Victor Ortiz six years ago with a controversial knockout. Both the Mayweather and McGregor camps have antagonized the NSAC on social media in an effort to sell tickets.
July Retail Sales Rebound, Up 3.5 Percent Over 2016
Excluding cars, retail sales still rose 0.5 per cent, while leaving out the volatile gasoline segment, sales were up 0.7 per cent. There were sales gains in other areas, including furniture stores, hardware stores and restaurants.
Sharapova to play first major in 18 months at US Open
The 30-year-old won the US Open in 2006 and last played there in 2014, but will be unseeded for this year's event in NY . Upon her comeback she was denied a wild card for both the main draw and qualifying into the French Open .
Chinese Troops Enter Ladakh on Independence Day
Meanwhile at least 52 trucks belonging to PLA parked on the road built by the Chinese army were spotted on the side of the lake. The two sides have frequently accused each other of intrusions into each other's territories, but clashes are rare.
Aguero on target as Man City down promoted Brighton
It was quite similar level to pre-season in terms of working without the ball, and we are going to improve", he added. Our fans really get behind us and they're going to step it up even more because they know we need them even more.
Tourists Arrested in Germany For Performing Hitler Salute
Two Chinese tourists were arrested in Berlin over the weekend for making "Heil Hitler" salutes outside the German parliament . In 2011, police arrested a Canadian tourist for giving the hateful salute while taking pictures outside the Reichstag .
Toyota & Mazda join to create $1.6bn plant in US
The two carmakers have also agreed to join forces to develop electric auto technology, and Toyota is to take a 5% stake in Mazda . The Mazda CX-3, CX-5 and CX-9 are already on sale in the USA , so this could be one of Mazda's upcoming coupe-SUV models.