Council wants to remove Trump star from Walk of Fame

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. (AP) – The West Hollywood City Council has unanimously approved a resolution seeking to remove President Donald Trump’s star from the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

The resolution urges the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce and Los Angeles to remove the star because of what it says is Trump’s "disturbing treatment of women and other actions."

However, chamber president Leron Gubler tells the Los Angeles Times the chamber has never removed a star because it’s considered part of the walk’s "historic fabric."

Monday’s vote came after a man accused of taking a pickax to the star last month was charged with a felony count of vandalism. The star was previously vandalized days before the November 2016 election.

It has been repaired.

The star recognized Trump for his work on the TV reality show "The Apprentice."

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

adwpadmin

adwpadmin

More News
StormtraCk 7 Weather
Waterloo
52°
Cedar Rapids
51°
Iowa City
52°
Dubuque
48°
Decorah
54°
Charles City
54°
Washington
55°
Prairie Du Chien
52°
TRACKING: Breezy and warmer today and Friday

TRACKING: Breezy and warmer today and Friday

Lots of sunshine expected today, with a breezy southwest wind 10-20 mph helping warm temperatures up nicely.

Connect With KWWL
Top Stories

Iowa City shooting leaves two people injured, police searching for suspect

Two people were injured after a shooting overnight in Iowa City.

Recent heavy rain causing sanitary sewer overflows

The Public Works Department is currently working to eliminate the overflows. 

Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role in Halloween

Jamie Lee Curtis returns to her iconic role as Laurie Strode, who comes to her final confrontation with Michael Myers,

Reconstruction project open to traffic next week.

The Bremer Avenue reconstruction project is scheduled to be substantially completed and open to traffic next week. While the 22nd was

Coralville Lake closed as water crests

The Coralville Lake has been closed as the water crests to 710.99 feet, today. According to the Army Corps of

Scroll to top
Skip to content