'America first': President Donald Trump vows to return power to the people
09:34, Jan 22, 2017
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"Our dignity, our character, our rights have all been under attack", America Ferrera, who chairs the Artist's Table of artists committed to the mission of the Women's March on Washington - which includes music artists Neko Case, Cher, Grimes, Angelique Kidjo, Madonna, Matt and Kim, Katy Perry, KT Tunstall, TV on the Radio, Questlove and Zendaya - told the crowd.
Some signs in Washington took aim the president's alleged ties to Russian Federation and President Vladimir Putin.
Belinda Knight, 50, has lived in Washington for most of her adult life, but the Women's March on Saturday was the first protest she participated in.
People hold signs during a Women's March protest in front of the U.S. embassy in Mexico City, Saturday, Jan 21.
Trump's term as president starts off facing a much larger opposition.
Numerous women came wearing pink, pointy-eared "pussyhats" to mock the new president.
Despite it being summer in the Southern Hemisphere, some people were spotted in Wellington wearing knitted pink "pussyhats" - the cat theme referencing Trump's lewd remarks in a 2005 video.
Women from around the country are making their way to the nation's capital, with others preparing for events in cities around the globe.
Officials estimated a crowd in the hundreds of thousands. There were so many participants, in fact, organizers were unable to march the intended route to the White House as planned.
Children at times held political messages alongside their parents.
"Finally, we must think big and dream even bigger".
Scores of protesters spilled into the streets after organizers canceled the city's march for safety reasons because of a larger-than-expected turnout. "In Tokyo, one of the issues they are campaigning for about is the right to education". We'll see whether it's fruitful.
"It just seemed like we needed to make a very firm stand of where we were", she said. And this is a day that will change us forever because we are together.
In Prague, hundreds gathered in Wenceslas Square in freezing weather, waving portraits of Trump and Russia's Vladimir Putin and holding banners that read "This is just the beginning", "Kindness" and "Love".
The march has also drawn thousands of women from different backgrounds who simply hope to show their solidarity against Trump.
Mr Trump has taken his first steps, signing an executive order targeting his predecessor's health care scheme.
The division in Denver over Trump's election reflected the national sentiment.
"I'm hopeful that this [march] mobilises people because there's a lot of work to be done", said Ms Caputo.
"It's been a heartrending time to be both a woman and an immigrant in this country", she said. Say so long to disease and hello to space " We stand at the birth of a little millennium ready to unlock the mysteries of space, to free the Earth from the miseries of disease, and to harness the energies, industries and technologies of tomorrow".
Markey said that was not enough to reassure Americans of his objectivity, adding that Pruitt should commit to a blanket recusal. Pruitt also disagreed with his would-be boss, Trump, who once tweeted that climate change is a "hoax" started by China.
She subscribes to one big idea: All children, regardless of zip code, have a right to a quality education. The Trump-DeVos agenda is created to undermine that mission and harm our students and public schools.
Similar to the Packers' defense, the Steelers' unit has not been the best this season, but they have rounded into form as of late. The most notable thing he doesn't have, that the other three elite quarterbacks still standing do have, is a Super Bowl ring.
The Thunder didn't carry over its composure after halftime, strangely chucking 3-pointers - three in the first 63 seconds . Westbrook is scoring a league-best 30.6 points per game to go along with his average of 10.4 assists and 10.6 rebounds.
If the Giants can fix things up front, they should be a solid contender for a division if not a conference title a year from now. But Peppers was less than enthusiastic about it. "If he doesn't practice Saturday, he won't play in the game ".
Democrats need to become more comfortable stretching the limits of their power and less inclined toward unrequited bipartisanship. But Republicans have yet to agree on a replacement bill, and existing Republican plans - like one drafted by Rep.
For the year as a whole, China's reserves fell $320-billion to $3.01 trillion, on top of a record drop of $513-billion in 2015. Since then, Sinche noted, "once that "strong dollar" policy was put in place, it's been very hard to undo it.
If a lot of people pre-order the Switch , Nintendo will know that it's a hot-ticket item and can manufacture accordingly. One is that it's a hybrid system that doubles as a home console when docked and a portable system when undocked.
Chief Commissioner Graham Ashton said grave fears were held for three victims fighting for their lives in Melbourne's hospitals. Bateson said there was no further danger to the public, but said police "ask the public to avoid the scene".
He gets it: Falling 20 points behind, on the road, seriously increases the probability of a quiet return flight to Seattle. They went on to win five games in a row and finished the season as the AFC West champions and the NFL's No. 2 seed.
After a certain point, it nearly becomes ridiculous what Aaron Rodgers is able to do when he gets the football in his hands. Despite the good showing in the regular season , there is a feeling of doubt that the Cowboys can do it again Sunday.
Marchers Say They're Going to Stay Active in Politics
The march was organized primarily by women in opposition to President Donald Trump proposed policies on women's rights. In Massachusetts, organizers anticipated as many as 80,000 participants for the sister march in Boston.
Pochettino perturbed by Spurs tunnel vision
It is interesting to note that reports are now linking City with moves for Spurs' full-backs Walker and Rose. "They are brilliant. Since that first league meeting eight years ago, Guardiola has won the lot, over and over and over again. "Now I don't know".
The Inauguration Of President Trump 19:59
Trump tweeted that he began drafting the speech three weeks ago. "You're not forgotten any more", he said . Ten of thousands of people are expected to protest Trump's inauguration on Friday in Washington, D.C .
Rising U.K. Inflation Puts Pressure on Food Retailers
Higher food and air fares helped to increase December's Consumer Prices Index (CPI), the Office for National Statistics said . So far the discourse has centred around the impact the weaker Pound would have on the cost of imports.
County leaders enter friendly wager on Packers-Falcons game
Ryan succeeded in a 33-32 win over Green Bay in late October, throwing an 11-yard touchdown pass with 31 seconds remaining. What followed was a good old-fashioned shootout, with it appearing that the last team to have the ball would win.
Paris forum has message for Trump, Israel
A joint statement issued after the one-day conference also warned against any parties taking unilateral action on the conflict. Since over 600,000, Israel has allowed the settlement of 600,000 Israelis in the West Bank and eastern Jerusalem.
Australian Open Women's Capsules
Serena Williams lost her No. 1 ranking to Angelique Kerber when she fell in the semifinals of the US Open to Karolina Pliskova. It is all a far cry from events past year , when Murray was torn between his title attempt and what was happening back home.
Patriots oust Texans, advance to another AFC title game
Time and again, Roethlisberger and the Steelers drove easily into the red zone and then had to settle for field goals. The list of quarterbacks who would have put the Texans in a better position to win, however, is a lengthy one.
Teen kidnapped as newborn in 1998 found alive, well in SC
Mobley's mother was 16 years old at the time. "They've taken footprints from 15 babies and have done DNA testing on two others". There is no statute of limitations in the case and she could face life in prison. "She appears to be normal and healthy".
Top seed Murray taking nothing for granted
According to the 29-year-old, the birth of his daughter Sophia last February gave him a new perspective towards life and tennis. While Serena has to wait, the Williams family will be represented on Rod Laver Arena on Monday by her older sister, Venus.
Kerry to attend Mideast peace conference in Paris
We need to support the Palestinian people's right to self-determination and to stop Israel from becoming an apartheid state. Israel is protesting the Paris summit and has warned its attendees against setting out parameters for a two-state solution.