Stories about USA

Jun 27 2017

Wildfires in central Washington cover more than 6000 acres

Residents are under a level-two evacuation , which means they should be prepared to leave their homes at any moment. Traffic along the Alcoa/Malaga Highway is limited to...

Jun 27 2017

Castile shooting: Minnesota officer who shot black motorist acquitted; thousands protest

Paul on Friday night to decry the not guilty verdict returned by a jury in the manslaughter trial of former St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez . He says he know...

Jun 27 2017

Foundation Claims Victory in Church Playground Case

This triggers the highest level of scrutiny under the Free Exercise Clause, and the majority concluded that the state's interest in achieving greater church-state separ...

Jun 27 2017

United States downing of Assad aircraft ups tensions with Russian Federation in Syria

If Russian air defense radars are now going to be lighting American aircraft that fly on the wrong side of the Euphrates River in Syria, as the Russian Defense Ministry ...

Jun 27 2017

Tropical storm Cindy heads inland in Louisiana; one dead in Alabama

The situation in the states of the U.S. that faces the Gulf of Mexico is awful and all including the residents as well the officials are all keeping an eye on the stretch...

Jun 27 2017

CBO Says Senate Healthcare Bill Would Leave 22 Million More Uninsured

Employer-based coverage is considered the backbone of the current system, and it's a frequent subject for Republican rhetoric that dictates if people want insurance, th...

Jun 27 2017

US travel ban violates nuke deal

The justices will hear full arguments in October in the case, which has stirred heated emotions across the nation. You might have someone who has a sister here in the U.S...

Jun 27 2017

Travel Ban: Supreme Court partially lifts embargo on Trump's order

The entire Court, even the four liberals, agreed to hear the Trump Administration's appeal of appellate-court rulings blocking its immigration travel ban , and the Justi...

Jun 27 2017

Cassidy still undecided on health care bill, he tells Face the Nation

This is why the House health care bill would charge people who have a break in coverage 30 percent higher premiums when they reenroll in a new plan . There are 52 Republ...

Jun 27 2017

What You Need To Know About The Supreme Court's Travel Ban Decision

Simply put, the whole thing may in effect have been rendered meaningless by the time the Supremes have an opportunity to take up the matter in full. Justices offered se...

Jun 27 2017

Despite impending partial implementation, President Trump's travel ban faces challenges

Trump's new March 6 order banned people from Iran, Libya, Somalia , Sudan, Syria and Yemen from entering the USA for 90 days and barred all refugees for 120 days, but o...

Jun 27 2017

NYC subway train derailed, passengers evacuated

It said there was smoke but no fire. Passengers described the train vibrating wildly and bucking as it went off the rails. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority ...

Jun 27 2017

Jury deadlocks in cop's murder retrial; judge says try again

Brian Taylor of Black Lives Matter Cincinnati said he thinks the federal government should be looking at this case. After DuBose was stopped, he attempted to drive aw...

Jun 27 2017

Team New Zealand routs Oracle Team USA to win America's Cup

Oracle skipper Jimmy Spithill exuded an archetypal Australian confidence, cracking jokes and was very comfortable playing the role of the bully exerting an extraordina...

Jun 27 2017

Alabama base on lockdown after possible active shooter report

We will update with more information as it comes in. Redstone Arsenal spokesperson Christopher Colster told AL.com that he was not aware of any reported injuries but th...

Jun 27 2017

Vandals Obliterate Info on Emmett Till Marker in Mississippi

Till's marker is the only marker on the freedom trail that has been vandalized , he said. Members of a tour group recently discovered that vinyl panels containing phot...

Jun 27 2017

Trump takes another swipe at CNN following resignations

The retracted story appeared on CNN's website and did not air on television. But CNN's retraction , the latest poll and the reaction to the special election setb...

Jun 27 2017

Supreme Court rejects gun rights appeal

Now, the Supreme Court will have the chance to rule on this case, examining the gray area between laws banning businesses open to the public from discrimination based o...

Jun 27 2017

Trump talks "revolution" with Silicon Valley elite

Amazon's Jeff Bezos called on the government to take advantage of the type of commercial technology his company sells. The outdated technology systems , used by other...

Jun 27 2017

Baker wants Rodriguez - so long as he's the old "K-Rod"

His strikeout rate was 8.02 per nine innings and batters hit just.214 against him. However, the Nationals bullpen has been the highlight of the team's recent struggle...