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'Ant-Man and the Wasp' character seen in banner for D23 Expo

'Ant-Man and the Wasp' character seen in banner for D23 Expo

Hopefully in the new film, we'll get to see Hope do more than just spread her new wings. At the very least, Ant-Man and the Wasp will do its part to add another much-needed female hero to the Marvel Cinematic Universe line-up - Black Widow and Scarlet Witch need a little more help representing 51% of the world's population.


Rep. Brooks Promises Filibuster Without Border Wall Funding

Rep. Brooks Promises Filibuster Without Border Wall Funding

Also notable is that the 30-second spot has "Big" Luther Strange fully embracing President Donald Trump , a strategy that has come increasingly into play as he faces his leading GOP opponents, Congressman Mo Brooks and former Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore .


Backed Syrian forces capture IS-held town in north Syria

Backed Syrian forces capture IS-held town in north Syria

Air strikes by US planes were also frequent during this time period, and the report says the coalition did little to protect civilians from these attacks. He said decisions over post Islamic State group plans for a USA presence in the country are in a "final decision-making" stage. The city was conquered by the militants in June 2014, causing the deaths of thousands of civilians and displacing many others from their homes.


Gay man wins for equal pension rights in landmark United Kingdom court case

Gay man wins for equal pension rights in landmark United Kingdom court case

The Court declared that Mr Walker's husband was entitled to a spouse's pension calculated on all the years of his service with Innospec, so long as they remained married at the date of Mr Walker's death. She also said it was estimated the change would cost private sector pension schemes around £100m and even more for public sector schemes. How many people have been left unprovided for, having already suffered the loss of their partner? The decision means Mr Walker's husband will be entitled to ...


VP Pence to talk health care in Lexington on Wednesday

VP Pence to talk health care in Lexington on Wednesday

Vice President Mike Pence heads to Lexington Wednesday to discuss health care reform. Pence - who served in the U.S. House for 12 years before becoming governor - has been floated by supporters as a possible presidential candidate in more than one election .


At G20 Summit, Trump Marshalled Support Against North Korea Missile Tests

At G20 Summit, Trump Marshalled Support Against North Korea Missile Tests

Over the weekend, the United States dropped some bombs in what is also being called a "show of force ". Two US Air Force bombers released inert weapons Friday on a training range in South Korea . "I dare say it's the only way for Pyongyang to choose, and I hope North Korea will respond". "When the conditions are met, I am prepared to meet the North Korean ruler wherever and whenever", he told an audience at a think-tank in the German capital, calling for a "long dialogue for peace ...