Stories about USA

Apr 21 2017

Arkansas conducts first execution since 2005, plans 3 more

The nation's top court as well as a United States district court issued temporary execution stays as they analyzed the case - but ultimately all were lifted. Asa Hutchi...

Apr 21 2017

Man insists he heard 2 guns when Smith died

He had faced up to 60 years if the maximum sentences were to be served consecutively. Hayes could have received a maximum of 60 years - 40 for manslaughter and 20 for a...

Apr 21 2017

Michigan State player charged with criminal sexual conduct

In February, the team suspended three other players and a football staffer in connection to a separate incident that occurred in an on-campus apartment in January. "We ar...

Apr 21 2017

Chair of Cache County Democrats On Upcoming Sanders, Perez Visit

Bernie Sanders (I-VT) continued his multi-state unity tour with Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez in Louisville, Kentucky on Tuesday. Perez and Sanders' ...

Apr 21 2017

Cotton booed for defending Trump on tax returns

He has claimed that ongoing IRS audits prevent him from doing so, even though such audits wouldn't restrict anyone from publishing their returns. The IRS has stated the...

Apr 21 2017

US VP Pence says to North Korea: 'The sword stands ready'

America, he said , "has created a unsafe situation in which thermonuclear war may break out at any moment on the peninsula and pose a serious threat to world peace and s...

Apr 20 2017

US Deploys 2 More Aircraft Carriers to Korean Peninsula

The US military's Pacific Command said the Carl Vinson strike group first had to complete a period of training with Australia. The "armada" that President Trump said he...

Apr 20 2017

Mitch Haniger's 3 hits, 4 RBIs lifts Seattle past Miami 10-5

Chen had seven no-hit innings before being pulled. It got better after that. He has two home runs in the last four games after going homerless in his first 10 games. ...

Apr 20 2017

O'Reilly's departure creates new challenges for Fox

He is on a two-week vacation that on Wednesday took him to Francis' general audience in St. Peter's Square. We have full confidence that the network will continue to be a...

Apr 20 2017

Arrests as White Nationalist Speaks at Auburn

Outside, three people were arrested for fighting. There was also a large police presence including members of the Montgomery Police Department that assisted. A lawyer i...

Apr 20 2017

21st Century Fox announces O'Reilly's departure from Fox News

The books in his " Killing " historical series, including " Killing Lincoln" and " Killing Reagan", have consistently sold 1 million or more copies in hardcover, a rare...

Apr 20 2017

Supreme Court Shows Soft Spot For Church Denied Public Funding For Playground

That would increase the likelihood of states granting funding for school vouchers that children could use at religious primary and secondary schools, they say. The surfac...

Apr 20 2017

Anti-Defamation League Offers To Educate Sean Spicer On Holocaust

On Tuesday, Sean Spicer compared the use of chemical weapons in Syria to the actions of Hitler, suggesting the Nazi leader never used them. "It was a mistake". Stern late...

Apr 20 2017

Utah Rep. Chaffetz says he won't run for re-election

House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz will not run for re-election in 2018, he announced in a Facebook post Wednesday. He said he had no ulterior moti...

Apr 20 2017

Carrier was 3000 NM Away During North Korea Tensions

Trump has signaled he will take a hard line in dealing with North Korea's defiance, and both sides have traded threats of pre-emptive military action. It did not conduct ...

Apr 20 2017

Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly: Marijuana "Not a Factor" in Drug War

On Sunday, Kelly had said marijuana was " not a factor " in the war on drugs , and that the search for solutions to the drug problem in the us should focus on addictiv...

Apr 20 2017

UC Berkeley ditches Ann Coulter speech over fears of more protests

Berkeley spokesman Dan Mogulof told The Post that although it had not been in contact with Coulter, it had been in touch with the campus group that invited her to speak. ...

Apr 20 2017

Trump accuses Obama administration official of 'crime'

Still, I don't believe Rice because President Obama was using his office to campaign against Donald Trump in the closing days of the presidential campaign. Rice alluded t...

Apr 20 2017

Trump shatters fundraising record with $107 million for inauguration

Numerous companies which made donations to the 2017 event also donated to Obama's prior inauguration. Christopher Cline, a billionaire coal magnate who owns Foresight E...

Apr 20 2017

MIAA, several institutions tabbed to host national championships

Since it opened, the arena has already be host to the Frozen Four in 2013 and the NCAA men's basketball tournament twice, in 2012 and 2015. The 2018 NCAA Championships ...