Thousands more protested in more than 100 cities across the country, including New York, Pittsburgh and Chicago.
Protesters gathered at the Washington Monument for the March for Truth on Saturday in Washington, D.C. Rallies and marches are taking place across the country to call for urgent investigation into possible Russian interference in the U.S. election and ties to U.S. President Donald Trump and his administration. Attendees at the pro-Trump rally expressed support for the president's decision to withdraw the USA from the Paris Climate Accord. They called for an independent investigation on his dealings with Russian Federation and the full release of his tax returns to reveal potential conflicts of interest.
The protests come ahead of testimony by former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey to the Senate Intelligence Committee scheduled for June 8.
The name of their rally references Trump's comment that he was "elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris", which Press Secretary Sean Spicer rendered on Twitter as, "I was elected by voters of Pittsburgh, not Paris". Crowds gathered in several American cities in the name of Trump.
Supporters said their voices are no less important.
While holding a sign that read "Trump Lies Matter", Dickerson said her mother supports the president, causing contention between the two.
Gal Gadot: Wonder Woman Versus Superman? Sure! She talks openly about being from a small Israeli city, Rosh Haayin, and her love of the Israeli character. Wonder Woman was created by William Moulton Marston. "There are not many female superheroes", said Gadot.
Sarsour said she agreed with the call for an impartial investigation into alleged Russian connections, but implored the protesters not to let Russia distract them from other issues like healthcare and civil rights.
Public advocate Tish James welcomed Trump's supporter, who James refers to as "Agent Orange". "The Women's March stands side by side with the March for Truth because when we fight for truth, we are also fighting for the undocumented communities, for women, for our Muslim brothers and sisters and our planet".
Demonstrators take part in the March for Truth rally on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. on June 3, 2017.
A report by Boxing Scene said McGregor has already signed a contract to face Mayweather in a boxing match. Canelo-Chavez?! You know what I mean?! "Conor is one of the best boxers I've ever seen - ever".
Despite being outclassed, Haase was able to see the amusing side: "At the beginning I was way better", the Dutchman said. Their match was suspended because of darkness on Tuesday with the 12th-seeded Frenchman trailing 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (6), 5-4.
The president's action also raised fears other countries would think twice before confiding in the U.S. The latest revelations to emerge last week involved Trump's son-in-law and top aide, Jared Kushner .
He said that they are hoping that the suspect will realize that what he took is priceless and return the items. Some of Best's possessions ― including his wallet ― were missing from the backpack when officers recovered it.
When then asked if he knew his team for the final in Stockholm , the manager replied: "I know, but let me go. 'Manchester United want to be playing in every competition so there are going to be a lot of games.
A special counsel is now investing whether Trump's associates may have colluded with Russian Federation during the campaign. Anita Dunn, who held Dubke's job in the Obama White House for in an interim period of a few months in 2009, tells Bustle.
Producing 30% of global carbon emissions, China is ideally placed-and perhaps even obligated-to lead on climate policy. Merkel and Li met hours ahead of Trump's decision on whether to withdraw the USA from the Paris climate accord.
House members are working to draft their own version of a budget and revenue package, though it's unclear what that would contain. The Illinois Senate has agreed with House changes to a measure that protects immigrants from indiscriminate federal attention.
Benfica completed the league cup and double on Sunday with a 2-1 win over Vitoria Guimaraes in the Portuguese Cup. Manchester City look set to sign the Benfica goalkeeper Ederson for a reported fee of £34.9m.
Saina made her task hard by committing a large number of unforced errors in the second game of her match . However, Saina came back strongly to win the next two points, before levelling the game at 5-5.
Police say a man yelled anti-Muslim slurs at her and her friend - and then stabbed to death two other men who tried to help them. Mangum told news station KPTV that she and her 17-year-old friend were riding the train when Christian started yelling at them.
Hopefully, with Google latest security measure like Play Protect, this kind of malware will be detected sooner than later. The malicious apps found in the Google Play Store dealing with WannaCry is a rare occurrence and should never happen.
The legendary founder of The Allman Brothers Band died at age 69 on Saturday at his home in Savannah, Georgia. Allman was known for his loyalty to his players and Burnett's recording suggestion was almost a deal breaker.
Both sides are wary of being accused of resisting Trump's peace efforts or being cast as obstructing the resumption of talks. The White House readout also made clear that Trump pressed Abbas to address Palestinian incitement, a key Netanyahu demand.
Thanks to a new study from Rutgers University, you can save your skin from scalding hot water the next time you wash your hands . But you don't need antibacterial soap , which does little or nothing to make the soap work better, according to the FDA.
Its high-budget epic-drama " Marco Polo " was also cancelled at the tail-end of past year after two seasons. As we grow the membership base, we want to grow the content budget. "So we are continuing to watch them".
I'll make the draft decisions, the free agent signings, and roster moves to make up the final 15 man squad to enter next season. About an hour after the final buzzer sounded, James took a seat at the interview podium, a black cap pulled low on his brow.
He said that it was a privilege for every soldier to be entrusted with the safety, security and integrity of the country. It is to mention here that the attack took place at a time when Indian Army Chief and top commanders are in Srinagar .
This construction was suspended after America imposed sanctions on Russian Federation in 2014 for its invasion of Ukraine. The State Department separately ejected 35 diplomatic personnel suspected of being intelligence operatives .
Democrats say Comey's dismissal was aimed at hindering the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Russian Federation investigation. Congressional committees have contacted a parade of Trump associates and advisers to request information in their probes.
More attorneys with deep experience in Washington investigations are expected to be added in the weeks ahead. Cohen confirmed that he had been asked to provide information and testimony to investigators in the U.S.
So far, City have been the most active team in terms of transfers as the summer transfer window looms. The post Iheanacho to earn N1.57bn, twice his City pay at West Ham appeared first on Vanguard News .
Five years ago Sato came close to the title, but crashed out while jostling with eventual victor Dario Franchitti . Yes, Ryan Hunter-Reay and Fernando Alonso had their chances go up in smoke along with their Honda engines.
Firefighters continued to battle a brush fire Sunday that they say burned within 200-feet of homes in Brentwood . Helicopter were performing water drops over the scene as a massive cloud of smoke rose above L.A.'s Westside.