Notably, the decision came after a meeting with Kim Kardashian, who has always been an advocate for the incarcerated 63-year-old.
Trump confirmed the visit in a tweet: "Great meeting with @KimKardashiantoday, talked about prison reform and sentencing". She was convicted in 1996 on eight criminal counts related to a Memphis-based cocaine trafficking operation.
The reality TV star originally involved herself in Johnson's case in October after seeing a Mic Opinion video where Johnson shared her story from prison.
Kardashian West, on Twitter, said "Telling her for the first time and hearing her screams while crying together is a moment I will never forget".
"It appears we now need Kim Kardashian and other famous celebrities to tell Trump about the thousands of others with stories just like that of Alice Johnson", King said in a tweet.
She said the President "felt it".
She stashed the illicit earnings there and passed along messages to her conspirators, who authorities believe earned millions in the illegal scheme. "They said that they can see the place where my body lay but they could never take me home again".
US Attorney Michael Dunavant issued a statement late Wednesday: "Included in our Constitution is the absolute power and authority of the President to grant Executive Clemency relief, and I understand and respect the President's decision to grant a commutation of Ms. Johnson's sentence".
Fred seemed to be one of the major targets for the side and signing him this quickly can only mean good things for the club. He has made 156 appearances over five seasons with Shakhtar, the Ukrainian Premier League champions, scoring 14 goals .
It is not perhaps the most exciting of signings, a 34-year-old who cost nothing and was allowed to leave by his former club. It might not be glamorous, but in Stephan Lichtsteiner Arsenal have their first signing of the post-Wenger era.
McKenzie said the U.S. troops and their local militia allies were staying in Tanf, quashing rumors of their impending withdrawal. More strikes by United States ally Israel have further raised fears that the devastating seven-year war could still escalate.
The researchers reported that for women younger than 50, results were similar to those of patients who had scores of 15 or lower. The success of this case has raised hopes that the therapy could also be used to treat advanced ovarian and prostate cancers.
As a token of great honour to superstar Rajinikanth and as per everyone's request, our company is granting a holiday on June 7. Earlier today, the Supreme Court refused to impose a ban on the film, stating that fans are eagerly waiting to catch the film.
According to Intel's specs, it has six cores, 12 threads, and a base frequency of 4GHz with a maximum turbo frequency of 5GHz. The 8086K slots into a 300-series motherboard, and being an unlocked SKU, you'll be able to overclock it beyond 5GHz.
A Syrian nuclear reactor destroyed in an Israeli airstrike in 2007 was believed to be built partly on North Korean designs. The ministers were in Singapore for the annual IISS Shangri-La Dialogue, which brings together global defense officials.
Several admirers like Ivanka Trump highlighted the importance of suicide helplines and seeing the signs of depression. Kate Spade was born Katherine Brosnahan and grew up in Kansas City, Missouri. "She was a visionary".
Parents will be able to set limits for time their children set in apps, and get detailed reports regarding which apps are used. The great news is all devices now able to run iOS 11 can update to the new software, even if you're using 2013's iPhone 5s.
GitHub, a San Francisco startup, was founded in 2008 and has grown sharply since announcing its first outside investment in 2012. GitHub is now without a CEO, after a restructuring aimed at monetizing the site.
Nadal's Roland Garros set streak ended by Schwartzman
The following year, Nadal won a pair of straight-set matches before withdrawing with an injured tendon in his left wrist. Prior to the delay Nadal was not playing his best tennis, and was struggling to find his usual clay court rhythm.
John McCain Is Out at the White House
Sadler, a special assistant to the president, compiled and distributed talking points to administration allies, CNN reported. Conway said it is up to Sadler if she wants to remain in the administration, possibly in a Cabinet agency role.
Should Donald Trump be allowed to pardon himself?
Attorney Preet Bharara also told State of the Union it would be "outrageous" for Trump to pardon himself. This is not the first time the issue of the president's ability to pardon himself has come up.
SpaceX delays plans to send tourists around Moon
The Falcon 9 rocket soared off Launch Complex 40 at 12:45 a.m.; the launch was delayed 16 minutes because of gusty winds. Payer traveled from SES headquarters in Luxembourg to watch the launch of his company's SES-12 satellite.
This Airline CEO Said Only a Man Can Do His Job
He said: 'Diversity and inclusion are part of our core values and I have no doubt that a woman could carry out my role. When asked about gender inequality at airlines in the Middle East, he retorted: "not in Qatar Airways".
Kim Jong Un said to replace three aging, top military leaders
Trump did say he "probably" would bring up human rights when he meets with the North Korean leader - "and maybe in great detail". Yonhap reported that Kim Yong Chol had transited Beijing on Monday on his way back to Pyongyang from the United States.
At least 6 dead after volcano erupts in Guatemala
Mr Garcia said only 13 of those bodies have so far been identified and the death toll was expected to rise. Hilda Lopez said the volcanic mud flowed into her village of San Miguel Los Lotes , close to the mountain.