Democrats in Florida picked liberal Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum to run for Florida governor, while Democrat Stacey Abrams in Georgia is vying to become the first black woman to serve as governor of any US state. Pressley has drawn comparisons to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
With Pressley off the council, Garrison may finally, after more than 20 attempts, have the chance to swoop back into an elected office.
Before Ayanna Pressley celebrated her triumph surrounded by dozens of supporters, a wave of shock hit her behind closed doors.
In the general election, Ms. Pressley will be heavily favored in the 7th Congressional District, which covers parts of Boston and its heavily Democratic suburbs and that backed Hillary Clinton with 84 percent of its vote in the 2016 presidential race.
A piece in Boston.com profiling Pressley's race after Ocasio-Cortez's victory this summer noted the similarities between their two campaigns.
There was little difference on issues between Ms. Pressley, 44, and Mr. Capuano, 66, but Ms. Pressley played up her potential appeal to the party's emergent progressive wing.
Unseeded Millman sends Federer crashing out of US Open
Prior to this match Federer had not lost a set as he he continues his chase for a sixth US Open triumph and 21st grand slam title. In the women's draw, Madison Keys eased into the quarter-finals with a 6-1, 6-3 victory over Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova.
It is the only in the state to have a majority non-white population.
Pressley's win was the latest in a streak of primary victories by younger, more diverse Democratic candidates against established rivals before the November 6 election.
Pressley will vie for a seat in the House of Representatives after a career in Boston's City Council.
Capuano is now the fourth incumbent to fall in a primary election this year, joining Republican Reps.
Massachusetts' last Democratic primary upset came in 2014, when Seth Moulton defeated Rep. John Tierney in the state's 6th Congressional District.
Amatul-Wadud, a mother of seven who touted her support for "Medicare for All" legislation, stumbled with an admission that, in 2012, she voted for Republican Scott P. Brown over Democrat Elizabeth Warren.
However, unlike Crowley, Capuano had fiercely contested the MA race by racking up endorsements, attending debates and highlighting his consistently liberal voting record in one of the most Democratic districts in a traditionally Democratic state.
If he is unwilling to serve until the next general election in 2020, the governor would have to appoint another interim senator. In 2016, the two shared an embrace at the National Museum of African American History and Culture opening in Washington, D.C.
Pakistan is still believed to have the strongest influence over the Taliban, making its cooperation necessary for peace talks. Trump used his first tweet of 2018 to attack the Pakistani government saying they shelter the "terrorists we hunt".
It now has more than 2,400 United Kingdom coffee shops, as well as some 1,400 outlets in 31 overseas markets. The Whitbread board unanimously backed the deal, which is expected to close in the first half of 2019.
Shares of the e-commerce giant gained about 2% in trading on Tuesday to hit an all-time high of $2,050.27. Amazon's success pushed Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO, to the top of Forbes' billionaires list this year.
The typhoon first made landfall on the island of Shikoku, where wind gusts of up to 207 kmh were recorded. Jebi, which made landfall in western areas of the country, brought heavy rain and winds of up to 172kmph.
Only No. 3 seed and defending champion Sloane Stephens remains among the top-four seeds. "I thought the first set was key". By the third set Kyrgios was running out of ideas as Federer kept up the pressure and broke Kyrgios for a 6-5 lead.
Williams said that everyone should "be completely grateful and honored" at how both men have done so much for the "greater good". She missed her Australian Open title defense, not returning to the tour until March.
Still, those are the only two times Donaldson has appeared in games since May, so he remains something of an unknown for 2018. The third baseman only played in his first rehab game on Tuesday night in Dunedin, Fla., for Toronto's Class-A affiliate.
Over 1 million pieces were used in assembling the 1.5-ton auto , and LEGO said its creators didn't use any glue. From about 20 meters away, he added, it's not obvious that you're looking at a Lego auto .
The proposed deal between Mexico and the United States intensifies pressure on Canada to agree to the same terms. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland will arrive in Washington , D.C., on Tuesday to meet with U.S.
Greater Grace's Bishop Charles Ellis III says he wants all - even the famous - to leave with a "spiritual awakening". That's a nod to her funky '80s tune of the same name that prominently featured the auto in the lyrics and video.
Trump Lambasts Jeff Sessions...Again
Sen Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) tweeted that Trump was "looking to use the Department of Justice to settle political scores". Trump wrote on Twitter the Justice Department's decision to file charges will hurt safe Republican seats in the U.S.
Canada 'will be out' of trade deal unless it's 'fair'
The deal also proposes requiring a significant portion of automobile parts - 75 percent - be made in the USA and Mexico . It is still unclear whether the United States and Canada will work out their differences in the next few weeks.
Rain chances increase throughout your Labor Day weekend
The Accumulated Cyclone Energy - a measure of the strength and longevity of a storm - is 17.5 this season when the normal is 28.7. However, the weather service doesnt believe the tropical wave poses a threat to the region because its so disorganized.
Canada-U.S. trade talks break down without a deal
Canada rejoined NAFTA talks on Tuesday, a day after the USA and Mexico reached a deal , tweaking the free trade agreement. Throughout the day Friday, it became increasingly clear that Canada and the US would be unable to reach an agreement.
Halle Berry trolls Prince Harry and reveals teen crush
On Tuesday, DailyMail.com published resurfaced photos of Prince Harry's dorm room while he was a student at Eton College . He's also got a great assortment of mugs and family photos - including a framed portrait of Princess Diana on his desk.