Stories about USA

Jun 25 2017

Hunters advised not to expect immediate grizzly bear hunting

About 125 tribes have signed a treaty opposing trophy hunting grizzly bears , which Native Americans consider a sacred animal. In addition to the removal of federal ...

Jun 25 2017

Death toll from Pakistan attacks climbs to 85

A total of 261 victims, 62 of whom are in critical condition, have been admitted to a government-run hospital in the town. Both of those attacks were claimed by another...

Jun 25 2017

Pence Hires Private Lawyer For Russia Investigation

Mr. Trump has retained his own private legal counsel, as Mueller goes forward with the "witch hunt" Russian Federation probe, as the president has called it. But as the ...

Jun 25 2017

Korea denies torturing U.S. student Warmbier

But it's unclear how he came to be in that state. His parents released a statement that said his death was the inevitable result of "the very bad torturous mistreatme...

Jun 25 2017

Family recalls loving nature of Seattle mom killed by police

Previous versions have included members of the department's public information office blasting aliens in the game Destiny while discussing law-enforcement related topics....

Jun 25 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy Downgraded to Tropical Depression

U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin went to White Sulphur Springs for the dedication of a memorial for eight people who died there. "Now if we get wind and it knocks the corn down, wel...

Jun 24 2017

Rough start costs Alex Meyer in Angels' loss to Red Sox

With three World Series titles - including the 2004 championship that ended an 86-year drought - Ortiz dragged the ballclub out of its dynasty of disappointment and gave ...

Jun 24 2017

ACA insurance markets holding up - barely - for 2018

I think the majority of people who oppose national health care don't understand that private health insurance companies now dictate medical practice to doctors and many ...

Jun 24 2017

Donald Trump's Latest Hire Is Plucked Directly From His DC Hotel

Indeed, news reports about Priebus's imminent demise often only heighten the president's sense of loyalty toward his chief of staff, whom he views as hardworking. Four so...

Jun 24 2017

Other Views: Bad day for the Democrats

It's about all they can do. In remarks to The Guardian , Handel said , "The lack of civility in society as a whole, some of it, I believe, is very much fueled by social...

Jun 24 2017

Nancy Pelosi: 'I'm worth the trouble.' Conservatives agree

Pelosi, in a press conference Thursday, defended her leadership during the special election saying that she is "very confident" in the support of her caucus and said that...

Jun 24 2017

Capitol police arrest protesters outside McConnell's office

U.S. Capitol Police arrest a protestor against the Senate Republican's draft healthcare bill outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in Washing...

Jun 24 2017

Anti-Sharia Rally Prompts Lively Protest In San Bernardino

In Seattle , about 75 anti-sharia protesters were outnumbered by counter-protesters at a rally that was moved from Portland, Oregon. There were incidents of brawls betwe...

Jun 24 2017

Will Lawyer Jay Sekulow Be Trump's New Favorite TV Surrogate?

Adding to questions surrounding the special counsel investigation is the fact that Rosenstein, as the current deputy attorney general, is the official who is in charge ...

Jun 24 2017

A weakening Cindy heads inland, spreading rain far and wide

Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana Thursday morning. Cindy is just the second tropical storm to form in the Atlantic since the hurricane ...

Jun 24 2017

Swift acquittal for former Milwaukee cop charged in shooting

On Friday, Minnesota police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was acquitted of one count of second-degree manslaughter and two counts of intentional discharge of a firearm that enda...

Jun 24 2017

Sean Spicer refuses to deny if his White House role is changing

Recently, his deputy press secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders has been doing more and more press briefings . Spicer said he's made it clear since he was hired that he...

Jun 24 2017

Making a Murderer's Dassey faces release after ruling

Making a Murderer investigated the killing of Ms Halbach, whose charred remains were found at Avery's auto salvage yard a week after she went there to photograph a min...

Jun 24 2017

Two Democratic AGs to sue Trump for foreign payments to his businesses

The President's critics argue that foreign actors have an incentive to schedule stays there, and that the hotel may be drawing business away from other event spaces inclu...

Jun 24 2017

Defiant Pelosi Says She's Staying: 'I Think I'm Worth The Trouble'

But no. Nancy Pelosi is still their party's prom queen. She has been a successful fundraiser since she joined the leadership team in 2002. "But her time has come and ...