Billionaire mogul Michael Bloomberg announced on Wednesday that he is re-joining the Democratic Party, prompting new speculation about his possible presidential ambitions.
Throwing himself into smashmouth presidential politics would force him to abandon the comparatively high-minded path of public philanthropy that has defined Bloomberg's post-mayoral years.
The billionaire - who served as mayor of NY from 2002 to 2013, both as a Republican and an independent - had already said that if he were to launch a presidential campaign, it would be as a Democrat. In 2007, while still mayor, he abandoned the Republican Party and registered as a political independent.
"At key points in US history, one of the two parties has served as a bulwark against those who threaten our Constitution", posted Bloomberg on social media.
Fred 'Tex' Winter dies at 96
Lakers head coach Luke Walton also expressed gratitude for Winter during his playing career. He was inducted to the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 2011.
Un corps retrouvé dans une voiture dans la mer
Alors que les inondations dans le Var ont fait leur première victime, les recherches se poursuivent dans le département. Deux corps sans vie ont été retrouvés par les pompiers-plongeurs dans un véhicule, immergé à l'embouchure du fleuve.
The former mayor considered running for president as an independent in 2016 but ultimately endorsed Democrat Hillary Clinton, who lost to Republican Donald Trump. Last week, he announced he was putting $20 million behind Democratic efforts to flip the Senate. In September, he told The New York Times that if he were to run in two years, it would only be on the Democratic ticket. Two years ago at the Democratic Convention, I warned of those threats.
Bloomberg, 76, did not say when he might make a decision on running for president.
The move underscores the liberal-leaning politician's belief, articulated last month in aNew York Times article, that only a candidate aligned with a major political party can win the White House.
The global media company founder said he has registered as a Democrat, which would be especially significant if he decides to challenge US President Donald Trump in 2020.
Garland had been nominated to the Supreme Court by President Barack Obama, but Senate Republicans never acted on the nomination. Each federal court has a so-called "judicial council" to investigate conduct complaints and make disciplinary recommendations.
West is married to reality television star Kim Kardashian West, who pushed Trump to grant a pardon for a drug offender this year. Also attending is former National Football League great Jim Brown, a civil rights leader who has met with Trump previously.
The report recommended emerging economies take steps to insulate themselves from a further exodus of funds from investors. The report was written before the United States, Canada and Mexico finalized an updated trade deal.
Callum is the third named storm of the 2018/19 season, following Ali and Bronagh which both camer in September. There is the risk of localised flooding, tricky conditions on the roads with surface water and spray.
Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar says the bills give patients the right to know about ways to pay the lowest price. On Wednesday, the president signed two pieces of legislation aimed at increasing transparency in prescription pricing.
Rick Scott calls it a "monstrous hurricane" and is warning of a potentially devastating strike sometime Wednesday. A catastrophic event is expected on the Florida coast, where storm surges could reach 8-12 feet.
The middle-order batting concern remains but Prasad said the team management "is very close to sorting out that problem". Pacer Siddharth Kaul, who was called up as an injury replacement during the Asia Cup, was also left out.
In tests on injured rats, it quickened the regrowth of nerves in the legs leading to the recovery of muscle strength. The new device, described in the journal Nature Medicine , is powered wirelessly by a transmitter outside the body.
The Nasdaq composite, which has a large contingent of technology stocks, was 4.1 percent lower at 7,422.05. Tokyo's Nikkei 225 gave up 3.9% to 22,591.10 and the Shanghai Composite lost 4.3% to 2,607.44.
Amazon has soared 50 percent this year, but its stock has fallen 14 percent from its all-time high in early September. Technology companies were among the losers, with the Nasdaq Composite dropping more than 2% to 7,575.34.
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India's Sharma dreams of upset PGA Tour victory
I've been quite consistent with my play, but I didn't have enough good finishes on the board, after the win at the CIMB Classic . But this stretch for me, no doubt, is very, very important. "Obviously all three events are big events".
Sixers' Embiid signs Under Armour endorsement deal
You can name it - pass, post up, shoot the ball, bring the ball up, being a playmaker - so I'm excited to break that stereotype. His trash talking and trolling are already legendary, and Embiid is only scratching the surface of how popular he can become.
Soyuz rocket fails mid-air, two-man crew are alive
The pair was set to dock at the orbiting outpost six hours after launch, but the booster rocket failed minutes after launch. A Russian booster rocket carrying them into orbit to the International Space Station failed after launch in Kazakhstan.