Stories about USA

May 20 2017

Amid tumult, Trump leaves on first presidential foreign trip

Donald Trump heads to Saudi Arabia yesterday on his first foreign trip as president to fix relations with the United States' closest Arab ally, restart the Arab-Israeli p...

May 20 2017

Sheriff: 1 killed, 25 injured in WI tornado

Mary Fallin, Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner John Doak and others in Elk City, surveying tornado damage and connecting with people in the community. Officials say they ...

May 20 2017

Protester killed, AP journalist wounded in West Bank clash

White House officials were considering announcing the US' recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and moving the embassy to the city during the President's trip ...

May 20 2017

3 more gang members arrested; 7 still sought

It was part of a gang take-down operation that spanned the east coast. Authorities said 83 members of the United Blood Nation were taken into custody early Thursday mor...

May 20 2017

White House doesn't dispute Trump called Comey a 'nut job' to Russians

I stand by it, ' Rosenstein told lawmakers in two closed-door meetings Friday. The Justice Department issued the text of Mr Rosenstein's opening remarks for the briefin...

May 20 2017

Rosenstein: Special Counsel Will Ensure Thorough Russia Investigation

Trump issued a statement shortly after the announcement that said he thought the investigation would prove him right: that there was no collusion between his campaign a...

May 20 2017

Supreme Court Won't Revive North Carolina Voter ID Law

In a brutal finding previous year, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down the law, in a blockbuster ruling that declared the state Legislature had acted with...

May 20 2017

Ex-US Rep. Anthony Weiner pleads guilty in sexting case

When the 15-year-old who said she was on the receiving end of Weiner's messages spoke out about her experience, she referred to Weiner as her "abuser" and identified ...

May 20 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation inquiry is 'greatest witch hunt' in history, says Trump

Rosenstein's order came a week after he played a key role in Trump's firing of Comey, who had overseen the FBI investigation into Russia's election interference since las...

May 20 2017

Fox fires Beckel for racially insensitive remark

Beckel, a longtime political consultant as well as a former campaign manager for Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale, joined Fox News in 2000, and had a ye...

May 20 2017

Henry and Evelyn are Minnesota's most popular baby names

Girls: Emma, Olivia, Ava, Sophia, Isabella, Mia, Charlotte, Abigail, Emily and Harper. There has been a change at the top of the list of the most popular names for boys...

May 20 2017

Camila Cabello Debuts First Solo Single Crying In The Club

As Camila Cabello embarks on her solo career, she's already scored some A-list collaborators. On Friday, the singer tweeted about the released of her new music urging...

May 20 2017

Trump asks Colombia's help to end Venezuela political crisis

Since the United States launched its "Plan Colombia" in the late 1990s, the country has sent more than $10 billion Dollars in military, anti-narcotics, and development ...

May 20 2017

Duggar Sisters Sue Tabloid and Police After Stories About their Brother's Abuse

However, Gawker found information on the Duggar family's homeschooling curriculum created through the ministries of Bill Gothard (also accused of sexually abusing you...

May 20 2017

Former VP Biden to speak at Omaha cancer center dedication

But what was more shocking was Biden's thoughts on the Hillary Clinton as a candidate in the 2016 election. On Thursday , Biden emphasized that while he didn't think Hi...

May 20 2017

Sweden Drops Rape Case Against Julian Assange

Assange, 45, took refuge in the embassy in June 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over the rape allegation, which he denies. Assange faces arrest by British police ...

May 20 2017

OU Softball: 7 Sooners Earn All-Region Honors

She was named to the All-WCC Second Team , being named WCC Player of the Week once. The University of MI softball team placed five players on the National Fastpitch Co...

May 20 2017

LeGarrette Blount: Carson Wentz 'probably the best quarterback in his draft class'

Respect goes a long way for Blount, so as long as he feels wanted, he'll give everything he can for the team. "I don't want to get into detail about who and what", Blou...

May 20 2017

Ford to cut 10% of global workforce

The newswire's source said that Ford will achieve its goal by offering generous early retirement incentives, rather than cutting hourly workforce or production. Product D...

May 20 2017

U.S., China ink trade deal

Wilbur Ross the Commerce Secretary said the deal would help lower the deficit with China . "Normally, trade deals are denominated in multiple years, not tens of day...