Stories about USA

Jun 17 2017

Burned body of Oklahoma minister discovered near his church

Annual Brotherhood and Missionary Society United for Kingdom Building Program, 3 p.m. June 25, Lover's Leap Missionary Baptist Church , 301 Bosque Blvd. Pleasant Chapel ...

Jun 17 2017

Minnesota police officer acquitted of charges in black motorist's shooting

The officer then told Castile to retrieve his ID and registration. According to Fox News 9 , this is the first time in Minnesota history that a police officer was ch...

Jun 17 2017

Minnesota cop cleared of all charges in Philando Castile case

In reaction to the verdict, Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton offered his condolences to the Castile family, calling his death "a awful tragedy" in a statement that made no m...

Jun 17 2017

An Estimated 650000 People Celebrate Penguins At Stanley Cup Parade

The reaction from the players was priceless, as they all gathered around the historic Stanley Cup , and then lined up for pictures. Throw in last year's Cup run and that...

Jun 17 2017

Steve Scalise Still in Critical Condition But Improving, Doctors Say

The annual GOP-Democrats baseball game raises money for charity. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif., recounted candidate Trump's comments prodding support...

Jun 17 2017

New York Times sues FBI to get notes of Comey-Trump talks

His assumption roughly echoes the RNC talking points issued about the Washington Post report , which allege that the obstruction charge is just a cover for the lack of...

Jun 17 2017

Weather Forecast: Heat wave hits inland mountains

The heat index is a measure of "how hot it really feels" when relative humidity is taken into account with air temperature, according to the weather service . The result...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Lashes Out At Investigators After Reports Of Obstruction Of Justice Inquiry

Then Republicans thought they'd defer to former FBI director James B. Comey to conduct a full and fair investigation . In another tweet Friday morning, Trump sai...

Jun 17 2017

#PhilandoCastile: Closing Arguments Complete, Jury Begins Deliberations in Trial of Jeronimo Yanez

She also told several different stories about marijuana in the vehicle, first saying it was hers, later saying in an interview that she and Castile bought it earlier that...

Jun 17 2017

Almost 200 Democrats In Congress Sue Trump

Were plaintiffs' interpretation correct, presidents from the very beginning of the Republic, including George Washington , would have received prohibited "emoluments". H...

Jun 17 2017

US antitrust regulators approve merger of DuPont and Dow

Chemical companies DuPont and the Dow Chemical Company have reached a proposed agreement with the US Department of Justice (DOJ) Antitrust Division that will enable...

Jun 17 2017

Grocery stocks getting clobbered after Amazon-Whole Foods deal

Online retailer Amazon surprised the tech world - and just about everyone - today with the announcement that it has reached an agreement to acquire the high-end groce...

Jun 17 2017

Health bill could stifle Texas' job growth, report says

As it is now written, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) is simply not a suitable replacement for the Affordable Care Act (ACA). "The AHCA would initially cause a ...

Jun 17 2017

Dems, Republicans unite to honor shooting victims at charity ballgame

Scalise is in critical condition. Instead, it focuses on some of the shooter's run-ins with the police, and his reputation among people who knew him. The FBI has swarme...

Jun 17 2017

Do Americans believe Trump is impeding Russian Federation investigation?

WASHINGTON (AP ) - The special counsel appointed to investigate Russian influence in the 2016 presidential campaign is now examining whether President Donald Trump tr...

Jun 17 2017

Democrats victorious in charity contest

They came from all over the country Thursday night to watch congressmen play a game that they have played for more than 100 years - the congressional baseball game pitt...

Jun 17 2017

Jury clears Minnesota police officer of killing black motorist

Dayton drew criticism previous year after suggesting that Castile might not have been shot if he was white. Yanez was the first police officer in recent Minnesota his...

Jun 17 2017

ACLU: Michelle Carter Conviction Violates First Amendment

Moniz focused on Carter's instructions to Roy to get back into his truck when he was first overcome by fumes spewed by a generator. Roy's father said the family w...

Jun 17 2017

Police officer found not guilty in Castile shooting death

Dayton drew criticism past year after suggesting that Castile might not have been shot if he was white. The ACLU and Amnesty International issued statements criticizi...

Jun 17 2017

Five Victims, Including Two Single Parents, And Gunman In Workplace Shooting Identified

It wasn't immediately clear whether he specifically targeted the victims or opened fire randomly. Demings said investigators were looking through any social media posti...