Even as Garner pressed politicians and law enforcement officials to hold the police accountable for her father's death, she was emphatic that her personal tragedy was also a public one. His last words were "I can't breathe", which became a slogan for activists. Athletes and celebrities such as LeBron James and Derrick Rose of the National Basketball Association wore T-shirts with the famous plea stenciled across the front.
It pushed Erica Garner into activism. We'll do it your way, then I'm gonna do it different than you'.
Garner suffered her first heart attack shortly after the delivery of her son. An autopsy confirmed that while Garner had dealt with obesity and asthma, the chokehold had also played a role in his fatal heart attack.
A message posted on her Twitter account said she had brain damage "from lack of oxygen while in cardiac arrest".
Islamic State claims responsibility for deadly attacks in Kabul Taliban forces fighting US-led North Atlantic Treaty Organisation forces in Afghanistan have denied any involvement in the attack. Bass said the incident "once again demonstrates the depravity of those who seek to undermine peace and stability in Afghanistan".
Family, friends and fans were only left to hope for a miracle. "(Erica) was a warrior.
She was an outspoken and sometimes controversial activist against police brutality, organizing marches and speaking often to the media about her father's case. From three years ago, she never stopped.
We send our heartfelt prayers and condolences to her friends and family during this time. Reverend, we'll do that. "The media will say she died of a heart attack but that's only partially true because her heart was already broken when she couldn't get justice for her father", Sharpton said Saturday.
Snapchat wants you to watch Stories outside of its app To get feedback on the app's performance and design, it has distributed a variety of Android devices to the engineering teams. Snap changes included separate streams for posts or messages from close friends versus digital content from publishers.
SkyCity spokesman Brad Burnett said the Sky Tower fireworks display is an important focal point for the city's celebrations. Countries such as New Zealand, Australia and Japan are among the first ones on the globe to welcome in 2018.
Tedesco vowed that the police would do all it could to solve the crime. "Right now our job is to bring this person to justice". WHY! Symes says Myers' older son has been living with her for about two months. "Our hearts are shattered".
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory beginning at 6 pm Saturday and extending to noon on Tuesday . Decreasing cloud cover, becoming partly cloudy will allow for additional cooling, with lows 5 to 15 below zero.
Markle's mother, Doria Ragland , and father, Tom Markle, divorced in 1987 when she was 5. "She's had a really good family". Taking to Twitter , she wrote: " Actually she [Meghan] has a large family who were always there with her and for her .
Utah State must replace seniors Hunt and cornerback Jalen Davis, a second-team AP All-American, but Love is a redshirt freshman. So multiple breakthroughs are available to USU, facing a New Mexico State program that itself has come to an interesting stage.
The cold front will start moving in Saturday afternoon and push temperatures down to the 40s overnight into Sunday . This will be a very unsafe stretch of cold for the area, so make sure your family and pets are prepared.
Committed to nuke dev in 2018: North Korea
But in a typically aggressive tone, KCNA said Trump should "not expect any change in its policy" heading into 2018. Mike Mullen on Sunday warned the U.S.is closer to a nuclear war with North Korea than ever before.
Supply discipline and demand to prop up oil prices in 2018
Inventories are now down by nearly 20% from their historic highs last March and well below this time a year ago or in 2015. In 2018, investors will watch whether rising prices trigger a new flood of United States output, reported Blooomberg.
Sensex scales new high; signs off 2017 with 28% gains
The Sensex clocked its best performance in recent years in 2017, rising by 7,430.37, or 27.91 per cent year-on-year. Asian markets were firm, with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan inching up 0.3 per cent.
Penn State holds off Washington to win Fiesta Bowl
Likewise, Petersen is reticent to bring up the 2007 Fiesta Bowl , when his Boise State team defeated Oklahoma 43-42 in overtime. The Huskies enter as the fifth best team in total defense (tops in the Pac-12), allowing just 277 yards per game .
Canadian Blood Services in need of donations
About 30 percent of the supply goes to cancer patients in the region, and one in seven entering the hospital need blood. United Blood Services strives to keep a five-day supply of every blood type at all times.