Nixon made her first unexpected TV appearance on April 4 at The Wendy Williams Show. President Trump's astonishing election win also partly inspired her run. "There's such an appetite for real progressive change in NY state".
She added: 'There is so much we can do to really be an alternative to Donald Trump.to protect our people and to say, 'there is not the way our country should be going.
In a video message on March 19, Nixon announced her primary challenge to Cuomo, having been an outspoken critic of his administration. "It is tough", Nixon said. "I have to say, when Andrew Cuomo ran eight years ago, he was a celebrity because he was the son of Mario Cuomo".
However, in the clip provided to Us Weekly, Nixon added: "We love the clothes!" "We have such an appetite now, that's why I'm running".
The actress turned activist, who is challenging incumbent Gov. Andrew Cuomo for the Democratic nomination for New York's governor, has come out in favor of legalizing recreational marijuana.
When Williams asked if the death of Stephon Clark, an unarmed 22-year-old black man shot and killed by police in his grandmother's backyard in Sacramento, California, was a "black thing", Nixon responded, "Yes, I think it is".
"I'm absolutely for the legalization of marijuana", Nixon said. "If we're going to say black lives matter, then we have to mean it".
On the subject of so-called "celebrity candidates" - the famous faces who seemingly enter politics simply to grab hold of fading headlines (see: Stacey Dash) - Nixon had another comeback. "And we have to implement change", she exlained, continuing: "Black women for a long time, and never more visibly than nowadays, they are the cornerstone-they are the backbone-of the Democratic party".
As for her stance on marijuana, the actress is in totally in favor of legalizing it in NY.
One of the band members, Eric Mun, told reporters that they looked at the singers "with eyes like shooting lasers". In recent months there has been a thawing of tensions between North Korea and South Korea.
Earlier this week, the International Cricket Council announced it would ban Smith for one match and fine him all of his match fee. According to media reports, David Warner had a party with his external friends in the bar of team hotel.
CBS reports that Stanford Health Care is "expecting 4-5 patients from [the YouTube] shooting", according to a hospital official. Police in San Bruno, Calif., say they are responding to an active shooter after reports of gunfire at YouTube headquarters.
However, because Britain will be leaving the European Union next year, the United Kingdom won't benefit from the new rules. But longer-term forecasts show growth grinding lower over the next five years and lagging worldwide rivals.
Britain could be facing another Pippa Middleton moment, which saw the Duchess of Cambridge's sister's bum beamed across the globe. The couple supposedly split in May 2016, two months before Markle was introduced to Prince Harry by a mutual friend .
Again dribbling past the hapless Neustaedter, the Paris Saint-Germain forward knocked the ball through goalkeeper Lunyov's legs. Following this, Pogba doubled France's lead early in the second half, courtesy of a brilliant free-kick.
This has now been confirmed by Epic Games, and we've got details about how Vending Machines will work in Fortnite: Battle Royale . These older devices do not support Fortnite: iPhone 5S, 6, 6 Plus; iPad Air, Mini 2, Mini 3, iPod Touch.
Don't get me wrong, winning five consecutive games in the NCAA Tournament is not easy no matter what team or seed you're playing. Then it was back to the team hotel, but even then the players didn't get to see much of the game because of family commitments.
Even Matt Damon was forced to respond, when The Daily Show host Trevor Noah asked him about his best friend's interesting artwork. She writes that it relates to all of us in a way: "There is something about this exhausted father that reflexively induces panic.
Teachers in Oklahoma and Kentucky stage protests
The Oklahoma Education Association demanded $10,000 in raises for teachers over the next three years, KOKH-TV reported . Hundreds of Oklahoma schools also closed as educators headed to Oklahoma City to protest, according to The Oklahoman .
Surprise! Google May Make Its Own Smart Display
A new month and as we've come to expect from Google over the years, a new software update is out for the Pixel duo of 2017. In the U.S. , the Google Home Mini ships for $49 (around Rs. 3,200) and the Google Home ships for $129 (around Rs. 8,500).
Syrian Government Declares Victory Over Eastern Ghouta
Pope Francis called yesterday for an end to "carnage" in Syria and "reconciliation" in the Middle East in his Easter message. They included fighters from the Faylaq al-Rahman and Ahrar al-Sham rebel groups, their families and other residents.
Widow of gunman in Fla. attack is acquitted
Family spokeswoman Susan Clary said Salman's family "always thought that Noor was the first victim" of her husband, Omar Mateen . One of her uncles, seated in court behind her, stifled a sob as relatives held one another.
China space lab re-entry may be delayed
It all depends on when the space station re-enters Earth's atmosphere, and this can not be accurately predicted yet. "But there is a good chance that some parts will survive re-entry and fall towards the earth".
BCCI bars Smith, Warner from this year's IPL
The ICC had taken a lenient view of the incident and both the players were just fined and banned from one Test. I need to take a deep breath and spend time with my family, friends and trusted advisers.
The Basketball Hall of Fame announces the class of 2018
He also was named Pac-10 Freshman of the Year in 1993 and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 1994 during his two seasons at California. Players were tuning Kidd out-or already had last season, according to one source with close ties to the team.