Protest paralyzes NY-New Jersey bridge; drivers outraged
12:31, Oct 27, 2016
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Pro-immigrant protesters chained themselves together and blocked lanes on the George Washington Bridge between New Jersey and New York City on Wednesday, briefly halting traffic during the morning rush on the busiest USA bridge. Vehicles honked, and one man even approached the activists, clearly agitated as shown in a video Alexander Rubinstein of RT America posted to Twitter.
Protesters brought traffic on the bridge to a halt when they got onto the bridge and chained themselves together, The New York Daily News reported. One banner appeared to read "Resist, Organized, Act Up!" "Guess what? You ain't protesting no more".
The arrests came after commuters took it upon themselves to confront the protesters, demanding they move out of the roadway. Traffic began moving against after about 15 minutes.
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Lopez said Obama won the election last time round because of support from immigrants and the black vote, and through promises of immigration reform - although nothing happened except the Obama administration deporting more immigrants than in the entire history of the United States.
"The immigrant community is exhausted of being in the shadows", said Laundry Workers Center co-director Mahoma López, in an online statement. "As immigrants we contribute in many different ways to this country, paying taxes, consuming and building this country, but in order to be part of the decision-making process we are not able because we can not vote." .
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Orange confirmed its full-year guidance for 2016, including a higher core operating profit for the year versus 2015. The company achieved 845,000 net mobile contract additions and 348,000 additional fibre customers in the quarter.
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This is an important game, since the teams cannot afford to lose this game if they want to remain in qualification race. We have good attacking players and we are also at home and with the fantastic atmosphere inside the stadium".
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Lawyers for the state argued an extension would burden election officials now focused on early voting, which starts Monday. A lawsuit to extend the deadline was filed by the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law.
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Britain says will 'man-mark' passing Russian warships
We will be watching as part of our steadfast commitment to keep Britain safe, " Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said. The Russians are being shadowed by the HMS Richmond , with the Admiral Kuznetsov , belching smoke, in the background.