A 10-term Democratic congressman has conceded defeat to a Boston city councillor who is now poised to become Massachusetts' first black congresswoman in a race with parallels to a NY upset that rattled the party in June.
"This is not just about resisting and affronting Trump", Pressley said, per the Times.
It's not entirely clear how she and her staff learned the news.
During the race, Capuano raised $1.73m to Pressley's $890,000, actively campaigning against her and even cancelling his vacation as soon as he heard she was running.
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Pressley will now represent the seat that in earlier forms was held by John F. Kennedy and Tip O'Neill.
Stunning news out of the MA primary this evening, where 10-term incumbent House member Michael Capuano has been defeated for re-election by Boston City Council member Ayanna Pressley. Pressley is making history; she will become the first African-American Massachusetts voters have sent to the US House of Representatives. "And a reliable vote is not good enough".
The piece goes on to quote her about how she plans to lay out a leftist agenda, and not just provide "resisting and affronting" to President Donald Trump. In 2009, she was the first woman of colour ever elected to the Boston City Council.
Rep. William Keating easily fended off a challenge from his left in his bid for a fifth term.
Moments after her rival - 10-term Rep. Baker will face Democrat Jay Gonzalez in November. Plus, he had received the backing of local party officials, the Congressional Black Caucus PAC and even from Deval Patrick, the state's first African-American governor. "We believe that people in public life can, and should, debate the issues respectfully and seek common ground whenever possible". Both contended that Baker's support among voters was soft and that his administration had failed to make significant strides in many areas, particularly the problems plaguing the Boston-area transit system known as the "T".
The capital, Tokyo , will be far from the center of the storm but was set for heavy rains and high winds by the end of Tuesday. The meteorological agency urged residents in western and eastern Japan to prepare for high seas, landslides and floods.
Just before 6:40 p.m., a man came to the ticket window at the Del Mar Fairgrounds at 2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard. The man who was shot was taken to a nearby hospital, but his condition is unknown, the newspaper reported.
But the military acknowledged the killing of the 10 Rohingya men and boys at Inn Din after arresting the Reuters reporters. Authorities charged them with violating the colonial-era state secrets act, which carries a maximum penalty of 14 years.
Pakistan is still believed to have the strongest influence over the Taliban, making its cooperation necessary for peace talks. Pak-US ties should be on equality basis. "With China, Pakistan already had good relations so Pakistan can not be isolated".
But right now, it's looking like this season could get even more uncomfortable if Saban refuses to call Tagovailoa his QB1. Nick Saban doesn't understand why everyone is so interested in the Alabama quarterback battle.
With strong winds pushing against the coast, there is the concern of a 3-5 foot storm surge in Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi. In New Orleans, Mayor LaToya Cantrell issued a voluntary evacuation notice for areas outside of the New Orleans levee system.
Ahead of the punishment, Gwen Lee, Amnesty International's Malaysia head, slammed the punishment as "cruel and unjust". It is also the first time a public caning has occurred in the state, a member of the state executive told Reuters .
Would the rookie manager be able to get the better of his former mentor? Many of them took to social media to react to the loss. That he had not played in three weeks showed. "We still have a lot of work to do breaking away, it was very impressive".
The surge in fuel prices is largely attributed to the rise in crude oil prices and high rate of excise duty in the country. The price of petrol increased by Rs 0.31 per litre while that of diesel was hiked by Rs 0.39 per litre.
The Mali-G76 utilises AI to intelligently identify gaming workloads and adjust resource allocation for optimal gaming performance. However, the Kirin 980's actual worth may be defined when it comes up against a Snapdragon counterpart in real-world tests.
President escalates attacks on his attorney general
Trump went on Twitter on Sunday afternoon to blame Attorney General Jeff Sessions for the timing of the indictments of Reps. He was appointed in November 2017 by Attorney General Jeff Sessions , also a Republican".
California lawmakers pass nations toughest net neutrality law
On Wednesday, the State Assembly passed a bill-the first of its kind in the USA -that would require such companies to change that. The Assembly's vote followed months of intense lobbying from internet companies, which warned that it would lead to higher costs.
I'm still one of the greatest - Jose Mourinho
The 44-year-old Wales boss is 12-1 with some bookmakers to succeed Mourinho but said yesterday: 'Keep your money in your pockets. But Giggs urged the fans to back Mourinho despite the losses and said that United can bounce back.