During an October game between the Indianapolis Colts and San Francisco 49ers, Pence made a show to leave the stadium after he saw players kneel for "The Star-Spangled Banner", later tweeting that he "will not dignify any event that disrespects our soldiers, our Flag, or our National Anthem".
Some critics called his walkout an expensive publicity stunt, while the VP's office said the trip to the game had been in the works for weeks. While numerous messages sent to Trump Jr.'s Twitter account went unanswered, he did occasionally respond and appeared to act on some of Wikileaks' requests, according to a report from the Atlantic. But an Air Force Cost Analysis Agency put the 2016 cost at about $30,000 an hour.
That does not include the cost to fly to Indianapolis for the game.
Pence and his wife, Karen, left the October 8 game between the Indianapolis Colts and the San Francisco 49ers within minutes of their arrival, after roughly 20 49ers players kneeled in protest of police brutality against blacks.
But Pence's office has said the trip to the game - at which former star quarterback Peyton Manning was being honored - had been in the works for weeks, and predated the resurfacing of the National Football League protests as an issue. That belief was confirmed when President Donald Trump tweeted that he had told Pence to leave once players knelt.
When asked if it was a publicity stunt, Pence previously responded, "You know we had had plans for a long time to attend that game".
And on Monday-two years after the attack to the date-the band returned to Paris for a surprise performance to honor the victims. President Macron and Anne Hidalgo, mayor of Paris, led a minute of silence before the victims names were read in remembrance.
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Bagley returned to the Duke bench for the second half but he didn't participate in the second-half warmups with the team. Bagley averaged 24.5 points per game and 10 rebounds for Duke through the first two games.
Colley died from a blunt trauma wound to the head, which police believe may have been caused by a fire extinguisher. Lois Colley was known in her upscale community as a dedicated mother and avid outdoors enthusiast.
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The fund owned 71,171 shares of the transportation company's stock after acquiring an additional 20,370 shares during the quarter. Bank of New York Mellon Corp increased its stake in shares of Air Transport Services Group by 3.9% in the second quarter.
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Q13 Chief Meteorologist Walter Kelley said 50 inches of snow could accumulate at the ski resorts by the end of the week. Vail Mountain announced Tuesday morning that Opening Day has been postponed to Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 23).
While Jokinen was given $100,000 more in his one-year deal, the Oilers were set to part ways with the 34-year-old. Jokinen is off to a bad start in 2017-18, as he has just one assist and no goals in 14 contests.
Redskins place Rob Kelley on IR, sign RB Byron Marshall
Compton suffered a Lisfranc sprain, the same injury that forced defensive lineman Jonathan Allen onto the IR earlier this season. It has been a rough second season for Washington Redskins running back Rob Kelley that has been marred by injuries.
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Walker Art Center Executive Director to Step Down
Over 5,000 artworks entered the Walker Art Center's collection in her time there, and the museum's endowment grew. Several curators and department heads left for other positions, and one curator resigned for "personal reasons".
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Kettle campaign sets ambitious goal
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Declawing, while it certainly stops cats from destroying furniture and rugs, removes the top third of a feline's digits. Bans also are common in other countries, including Australia, Israel, Brazil, Japan and across much of Europe.