From political leaders and doctors to activists and celebrities, the social media platform erupted with kind, uplifting words for the 44th United States president on the day he turned 57 years old. As noted by the sfgate.com, during his time in office, he signedmany landmark bills into law, including the Affordable Care Act.
Nancy Pelosi wrote: "Happy birthday, President @BarackObama!". The bill was signed into law on August 6, 2017, making this year the first time it's actually celebrated.
The "birth certificate" reference in the fake Obama tweet was also a callback to Trump's longtime promotion of the "birther" conspiracy theory, which claimed that Obama was not born in the USA and consequently ineligible to be president. Last year, law makers in IL unanimously passed a measure that established August 4 as a state holiday in honor of Obama, who began his political career in Chicago as a community organizer before becoming a state senator and then a US senator from IL.
"It's incredibly proud for IL that the president came from IL".
Former VP Biden also shared a selfie of the two together from earlier this week, captioning the shot: "Our lunches together were a highlight of every week at the White House". Saturday also happens to be his 57th birthday. "Last week's trip to Dog Tag Bakery was no different".
Paying it forward at a Medford Wawa Friday led to a memorable encounter with singer Keith Urban for a local substitute teacher. "Yes and then he said "That's my sister we can ask her" and I said 'Okay I don't think she would lie to some old lady'".
Tesla boss Elon Musk has shocked the market with a bombshell tweet saying he is mulling taking the electric auto company private. Shares in Tesla were up sharply following the tweet, trading at $363 at the time of writing.
He was also sentenced to 150 days in jail after he stole $151 worth of merchandise from Fry's Electronics. The child star was sentenced to 90 days in jail in 2017 after an arrest for methamphetamine possession.
Evacuees watch the sunset as smoke from the Ranch Fire rises into the sky at Austin Park Beach in California. The Mendocino Complex Fire is one of over a dozen large fires burning in California at the moment.
In the filing, Jolie's lawyers requested to appear before a judge to schedule a status conference to address the financial issue. Pitt was later provided with cell phone numbers for each child, in order to text and call them without Jolie's supervision.
NY reported the plane, flight number 1942, departed Charlotte, NC on Monday night and arrived at LaGuardia late Monday night. According to sources, Flight 1942 from Charlotte, North Carolina, arrived at Terminal B on Monday around 10:44 p.m.
The Gers survived a 1-1 draw in their Scottish Premiership opener after Alfredo Morelos was sent off 12 minutes into the match. If we had that little bit of quality in that final pass, we would have got another goal, maybe two or three.
Cruz's attorneys, however, have painted the confessed shooter as an individual with severe and complex psychological problems. Officials who released the transcript on Monday will also make public an edited video of the interview this week.
Dhaka remained largely cut off from the rest of Bangladesh as buses continued to stop plying from other parts of the country. Furthermore, they call for harsh punishments for traffic violators, including the death penalty for reckless drivers.
The couple have been ordered to pay the boy 30,000 euros ($35,000) in compensation, and 12,500 euros ($14,500) to the girl. The twisted pair and six others were part of a pedophile ring that was busted a year ago following an anonymous tip.
Barcelona Shows Interest In Paul Pogba
Barcelona are looking to sign the skilful 25-year-old Frenchman ahead of Thursday's Premier League transfer deadline. Should United eventually accept an offer, Pogba would earn €100m (£100m) over five years at the Nou Camp.
Liverpool complete impressive pre-season with Torino win
Liverpool should have taken the lead moments earlier when gifted a hugely generous penalty by referee Michael Oliver . Salah's driving run across the box teed the striker up for a shot which found the top corner via a deflection.
Baby's body pulled from water near Brooklyn Bridge
He performed CPR for about five minutes until first responders arrived, according to his son Austin Campbell. He had went into the water "mid-thigh level", AP reports, to retrieve the baby and started CPR.
Employee email explains Elon Musk’s plan to take Tesla private
Musk detailed his reasoning for taking Tesla private in an email to employees that he later posted on the Tesla corporate blog . Despite the unfolding media " shitshow ", Musk still seems to view privatization as an "enormous opportunity for us all".
Ruby Rose set to soar as gay Batwoman
The character was first introduced in Detective Comics in 1956 and was reimagined for DC Comics' New 52 as a Jewish lesbian. The DC Comics character is set to make her debut during this year's Arrowverse crossover event, which was announced in May.
Acting President Osinbajo Fires DSS DG, Condemns Siege On NASS
Seiyefa, the most senior Director in the Department of State Services (DSS ), will act as Director-General until further notice. Saraki was also expected to meet with Mahmoud Yakubu, chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC).
Star witness to take stand for second day in Manafort trial
Manafort?" Those admissions are likely to become a focal point for Manafort's defence team when he is cross examined on Tuesday. Gates testified that Manafort "requested I make wire transfers from the foreign accounts" and that "at Mr.
SpaceX's Falcon 9 launches Indonesian satellite
The company's billionaire founder, Elon Musk, said engineers are also working on ways to recover the Falcon 9's second stage. SpaceX only had a two-hour launch window that opened at 1:18 am EST Tuesday in which to complete the mission.