Iraqi forces seize more ground in Mosul's Old City
Hadarat Al-Saada and Al-Ahmadiyya are northwest of the historic Grand Al-Nuri Mosque, which the militants destroyed last week. A United States-led worldwide coalition is providing air and ground support in the eight- month-old offensive.
"People come to Los Angeles from all over the world to be inspired by art, and to see things they have only imagined become real through storytelling", said mayor Eric Garcetti following the council's decision. Concept designs for the museum show it being built in the same neighborhood as the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, and reveal a very futuristic take on architecture. "That's where I learned movies". Hobson said, half-joking. "Despite this long journey, the Lucas Museum of Narrative Art was always meant to be in Los Angeles". That's where I learned my craft.
The proposed 300,000-square-foot complex will rise five stories-roughly 115 feet-and contain a movie theater, lecture hall, library, restaurant, and digital classroom spaces, all in addition to its galleries. "Basically where I started my career was in school here", he told the council Tuesday.
Home to the country's movie industry, the new Californian museum will also offer a behind the scenes look at filmmaking as well as one-of-a-kind exhibits dedicated to visual storytelling. USC has a big film program that Lucas and many other famous directors were a part of. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is scheduled to open a museum at Fairfax Avenue and Wilshire Boulevard in 2019.
Popular art, he said, is the glue that holds people together, that teaches them that while we may have differences we have similar aspirations.
Unlike some music formats such as cassette tape, 8-track, and the mini disc, the old-school vinyl record never really faded away. It still hasn't yet decided which genres of music it will produce, according to the spokeswoman .
This battle between Truex and Larson for the point lead in the regular season may be the most interesting battle on the tracks . Clint Bowyer came in second, posting his ninth top 10 finish in 12 races in Sonoma and his sixth top 10 finish this year.
Qatar Airways firms up an order for 20 Boeing BA.N 737 MAX jets after letter of intent a year ago for up to 60 737 MAX 8 jets. Delivery to airlines like United Airlines , British Airways and launch customer Singapore Airlines will begin next year.
How am I going to play the Australian Open? It's not earth shattering that there's a difference between the men and the women . Tennis great John McEnroe was promoting his new book, called " But Seriously ", when he got himself into hot water recently.
In the age of Trump, big ideas are over-rated, but it seems clear that it takes more to win than simply being anti-Trump. Moreover, the race garnered the attention of the entire nation, including the likes of President Donald Trump .
In 2015 Merkel said she thought the word Ehe ( marriage ) should be reserved for unions between men and women. Trump said Germany is selling too many cars in the US , which hurts the American automotive industry.
She appreciated the practice of Yoga and Prime Minister Modi's efforts to bring the practice on the global map. Several central government ministries also hosted events in their office premises for their employees.
Elsewhere, the International Monetary Fund said the U.S. tax system was in need of fundamental reform and radical simplification. Growth was revised down to 2.1 per cent from 2.3 per cent this year and to 2.1 per cent from 2.5 per cent next year.
Akinfeev failed to clear a bouncing ball, allowing Lozano to sneak in and score the victor seven minutes into the second half. Mexico were soon back on terms, though, with Araujo looping his close-range header over Igor Akinfeev in the 30th minute.
Matthews led all first-year players this season and tied for second in the league with 40 goals, including four in his NHL debut. At 38, the veteran may have played his last NHL game in a career that many believe will land him in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Ted Cruz (R-TX), Mike Lee (R-UT), Tom Cotton (R-AR), Bill Cassidy (R-LA), Susan Collins (R-ME) and many more GOP senators. That compares to an average of just $115,000 bestowed upon members not participating in the closed-door negotiations.
Venkatesh Prasad applies for India head coach job
The BCCI has already stated that Team India will get its new head coach before their tour to Sri Lanka beginning July 26. He wanted characters in the team, so he worked on that kind of approach, he wanted to take that approach to the field.
Goodwin Fire forces evacuation of Mayer, Arizona
California's largest fire, covering almost 10 square miles (26 sq. kilometres ) in Riverside County, is 86 per cent contained. In Los Angeles County, fires that flared dangerously close to Hollywood Hills and Burbank homes have been knocked down.
Sinn Fein says will oppose any deal that undermines peace deal
We've set out very clearly the fact that her government is in default of the Good Friday Agreement and successor agreements. " Theresa May needs to cut a deal and the parties in Northern Ireland , I think, want to see their institutions restored".