A woman who says she was sacked from her job after being photographed giving the finger to President Donald Trump's motorcade is receiving an unexpected severance pay, thanks to thousands of online supporters.
Juli Briskman became an internet sensation when a photo of her where she was pictured showing the middle finger to the passing convoy of Donald Trump while she was on a cycle.
Her employer, government contractor Akima LLC, wasn't too thrilled about the photo making waves so they fired her over it, citing their social media policy as she used it as her profile picture on both Facebook and Twitter.
All the money raised goes directly to Briskman, he says on the site.
"Juli Briskman is an inspiration to us all".
She added: "Only one third of Puerto Rico has power". Quickly, she was hailed as a viral hero. Shortly after the virality peaked, Briskman lost her job. Well the public didn't seem to think that was fair and a Go Fund Me account was launched for the mother of two. There were several people who criticised her for flipping off the President but a majority of the reactions applauded her for her act.
Goodell and Jones have had their rivalry intensified by the recent suspension of Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott . However, Goodell apparently believes he's doing a fine job and would like to continue doing it.
The incident reportedly occurred in the men's department of Macy's shortly after 6.45pm local time in Bloomington , Minnesota . The first victim was stabbed after he returned to the dressing room and confronted a man attempting to steal his belongings.
At the other extreme, a small fraction of the population (just 0.5 per cent of adults) has a net worth over $ 100,000. The number of millionaires in the USA just hit an all-time high, a new banking report finds.
Tehran says it has no plans to build nuclear-capable missiles and the missile programme is for defence purposes. The move faced a serious backlash back then, including from France, which stated it would stick to the deal.
Argentina's victor came with just four minutes to play and the victory marks another important milestone for Jorge Sampaoli. He singled out Aguero for creating scoring opportunities despite a lack of space offered by Russia's defensive setup.
However, she was never recognised as a barrister until 1923, when the system started accepting women as barristers. She would later write about many of these cases in her work Between the Twilights and her two autobiographies.
This is identical to Jio's Rs. 1,999 plan , which also gives 125GB data and unlimited voice, SMS and roaming for 180 days. According to the details, Vodafone will offer unlimited local and STD calls to any number in India, even on roaming.
In October, inflation rate for the food basket increased to 1.9 per cent from levels of 1.25 per cent in September. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for October has went up by 3.58 per cent in comparison to same period past year .
The sources said Broadcom was preparing to submit a slate of directors by Qualcomm's December 8 nomination deadline. Last week, Broadcom made national news by offering Qualcomm $130 billion to acquire the company.
Keselowski advances to the final round at the expense of Denny Hamlin , who had the best auto throughout much of Sunday's race. The No. 24 didn't quite spin Hamlin out, but the No. 11 got into the wall enough to wreck on his own just a few laps later.
Amazon announces Lord of the Rings prequel TV series
Amazon will certainly survive if it gambles on Lord of the Rings and falls short of taking the crown away from Game of Thrones . Rather than a behemoth series of three 3-hour films however, the new Amazon project will be a television series.
Opec Likely to Extend Supply Cuts to Rebalance Market
Bahrain said over the weekend that an explosion that caused a fire at its main oil pipeline on Friday was caused by sabotage. Stocks were 154 million barrels above the five-year average, the excess that OPEC aims to eliminate.
The Dream Chaser Spacecraft
The Dream Chaser is being developed to carry cargo to and from the International Space Station without a crew aboard. The company says it will release more information about the test Monday afternoon.
GST Council eases filing norms till March 2018
Restaurants in hotels with rooms above Rs 7,500 per day would continue to pay 18 percent GST with the benefit of input credit. Friday's developments should hopefully be the start of making a fundamentally sound idea good in theory as well as practice.
Sweden shatter Italy's World Cup dream
Play-offs are decided by episodes and they went against us but you can understand that when you're at fault. Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in six decades.