While thousands have taken to the streets in New York and other cities over the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police officers, other social movements and even individuals have sought to hitch their causes to the momentum.
This isn’t the first time Decker has been asked about something his wife has said. As recently as Monday, after the Jets’ 16-13 loss to the Dolphins, he was questioned about her claim on a radio show that he was “depressed” over the Jets’ miserable season.
KEEPING SCORE: Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 edged up less than 0.1 percent to 17,927.91. South Korea's Kospi dipped 0.4 percent to 1,978.82 while Hong Kong's Hang Seng gained 0.3 percent to 24,085.40. The Shanghai Composite in mainland China jumped 1.4 percent to 2,979.31 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 advanced 1 percent to 5,385.70.
Data showing a surprise drop in China's imports in Novemberweighed on the Australian dollar, which touched a freshfour-year low on Monday. China is a major destination forAustralia's commodities exports.
Ryan’s inclusive nature — and early success — gave him plenty of rope during rough times, but Johnson shouldn’t have stipulated that his new general manager inherit the coach. The shotgun marriage was muddied by John Idzik’s litany of poor decisions in free agency and the draft.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China sentenced eight people to death for their roles in two knife and bomb attacks this spring in the country's violence-plagued western region of Xinjiang, state media reported on Monday.