Stories about USA

Jun 22 2017

Amid sweltering heat, dozens of flights canceled in Phoenix

Highs are expected to reach at least 113 in Phoenix until next Wednesday when the temperature is expected to drop to 109 degrees. "That's deadly heat no matter how yo...

Jun 22 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation to detail findings on Congressional baseball shooting

Hodgkinson had been in email contact with the two Democratic senators from IL, he said . Officials said they also searched the van he had been living out of in the park...

Jun 22 2017

Gingrich: 'No Idea' What Trump Meant By Tweet Appearing To Confirm Probe

Raddatz changed the subject again: "Let's talk about Rosenstein", she said, asking Gingrich if Trump has "lost confidence" in the deputy attorney general who wrote a ...

Jun 22 2017

Scalise Shooter Googled '2017 Republican Convention' Night Before Attack

In March, Hodgkinson left IL and drove to Alexandria, Virginia, where he lived in his van in a YMCA parking lot. A list containing the names of six members of congress ...

Jun 22 2017

Uber is (Finally) Rolling Out Tipping

Driver pressure will have played a significant factor - but it is likely that wider concerns are what prompted this latest move by Uber , a company left in tatters after...

Jun 22 2017

Supreme Court puts hold on redrawing WI districts

The Supreme Court has been reluctant to tackle partisan gerrymandering and sort through arguments about whether an electoral system is rigged or, instead, a party's p...

Jun 22 2017

Draft: Senate health care bill similar to House bill, with some changes

Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., whose state expanded Medicaid and has been pushing for a more gradual unwinding of that initiative than many conservatives prefer, sai...

Jun 22 2017

Rep. Jackie Speier Disputes Jeh Johnson on DNC, Russia

Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson told House lawmakers today that he was frustrated with some of the response to the "very troubling" hacking operation...

Jun 22 2017

Cheering 1st day of summer? Not in Phoenix as temps hit 119

As per an American Airlines statement, the American Eagle regional flights use the Bombardier CRJ aircraft, having a maximum operating temperature of 118 degrees. A...

Jun 22 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy: What to expect across Alabama

Maximum sustained winds were down to 45 miles per hour and it was moving north-northwest at 7 miles per hour. "The big story here is going to be a large area of rain ...

Jun 22 2017

Man Caught on Surveillance Assaulting Woman Outside New Hampshire Gym

The tape stops after the first strike but police said the man punched her 39 times and threw her to the ground. 'He didn't say a word and he didn't have a reason behind i...

Jun 22 2017

Black Gun Owners Not Happy With Jury Clearing Officer In Castile Case

Yanez shot Castile five times. His death was broadcast live to Facebook by his girlfriend who was also in the auto. Eventually, the two unconvinced came to agree to acq...

Jun 22 2017

Trump takes victory lap at Iowa rally

Style-heavy and substance-light, the speech went over an hour: an epic version of the fact-challenged, meandering and, even for his detractors, mesmerizing speeches he ga...

Jun 22 2017

Here's what the Senate's Obamacare replacement could look like

For context on how weird that is, remember for a moment that Trump previously held a celebration in the Rose Garden after the bill passed. The sources told The Ass...

Jun 22 2017

Trump traveling to Iowa for campaign-style rally

The comment came a day after Trump said Chinese efforts to persuade North Korea to rein in its weapons programmes had failed. The event was originally slated to take pl...

Jun 22 2017

Senate passes Iran and Russian Federation sanctions despite Obama's nuke deal

The measure looks to punish Russian President Vladimir Putin for his country's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election and to make Iran pay a price for...

Jun 22 2017

George Mitchell: US Should Not Brace for China on NKorea

Tillerson urged China to help crack down on illicit North Korean activities that fund its nuclear and missile programs, and said the Chinese had agreed their com...

Jun 22 2017

Horrific dash cam footage shows fatal shooting of Philando Castile

He cuts off Castile's interjection, his voice raising with, " Don't pull it out! ". A fellow officer speaks repeatedly to Officer Yanez to get him away from the veh...

Jun 22 2017

How to watch the NHL Expansion draft and NHL Awards show

He wasn't the only goalie in the Vegas spotlight, however. Oakland Raiders president Marc Badain wrote a hand-written note to the Vegas Golden Knights , the new Na...

Jun 22 2017

Disney characters connect with hearing-impaired child and get hugs in return

Mickey and Minnie Mouse signed to the small child "nice to meet you" and "I love you". One deaf little boy's magical visit to Disneyland became even more magical when...