The Gorbachev Foundation announced his death. He had been treated for a respiratory ailment for several weeks, a friend said.
She ruled that the Army Corps of Engineers had improperly failed to consider the project site a protected fish and wildlife sanctuary when it issued the permit. The state legislation creating the five-mile long Hudson River Park “states as its sole purpose in creating the Estuarine Sanctuary the protection of fish and wildlife resources,” she noted.
It does, though not until well into the second act, when it receives the most enthusiastic applause of the night so far. Its copter headlights blaze, and its blades generate winds that sweep the house. If you’ve been nodding off during the previous couple of hours, like the T-shirt-wearing man two seats down from me, you will surely waken to this air-disrupting apparition.
SAN JOSE, Calif. — During a media timeout late in the first half in Gonzaga’s West Region game against West Virginia, six members of each school’s spirit squad engaged in a little competition. Three men held up three women, and the pairs that remained aloft the longest won.
Seeing Montgomery pitch in person this spring as a nonroster invitee piqued Girardi’s interest even more. So when none of the five candidates for the final two spots in the starting rotation — the right-handers Luis Severino, Luis Cessa, Bryan Mitchell, Adam Warren and Chad Green — stood out, Girardi decided to give Montgomery a start on Thursday.
The prosecution witness, Thomas C. Davis, the former chairman of Dean Foods in Dallas, testified earlier this week that he had given Mr. Walters “enormous” amounts of insider information to use in stock trades, while using the code “Dallas Cowboys” to refer to the company and sometimes speaking on a prepaid cellphone called the Bat Phone.
“I believe it is critical to our democracy and to our way of life that we have a strong, vibrant media and that it continues to function as the fourth estate,” he said in a statement at the time.
Mr. Trump has told four people close to him that he regrets going along with Speaker Paul D. Ryan’s plan to push a health care overhaul before unveiling a tax cut proposal more politically palatable to Republicans.
Prosecutors say Mr. Jackson traveled to New York from Baltimore with a single intention, that of killing black men — no one in particular, just blacks in general — and that he plunged an 18-inch blade into Timothy Caughman, 66, late on Monday evening.
Earlier in the day, Senator Pat Roberts, Republican of Kansas, made an ill-judged quip that he quickly had to apologize for: “I wouldn’t want to lose my mammograms,” he said to a reporter from Talking Points Memo.