Stories about USA

May 21 2017

Severe storms and tornadoes possible in nation's midsection

That line of storms later moved into Elk City in western Oklahoma , where one person was killed and 40 homes were destroyed, according to the Daily Beast . "The main th...

May 21 2017

Kokrak seizes five-shot lead, Johnson lurking

The Spaniard, who has dropped from a high of 21st in the world rankings in January 2012 to 703rd, also posted an eagle and another birdie before his fantastic finish lift...

May 21 2017

Impeaching Trump is now being openly discussed as a real possibility

His task is not to decide whether or not the president merits impeachment. On Dec. 19, 1998, the House of Representatives impeached Clinton on the grounds of perjury an...

May 21 2017

Penn State frat brother 'didn't know what to do' about unconscious pledge

He called his son's death "totally preventable" and said "sadly, we're never going to see his smile again except in pictures". Eight fraternity brothers and the fratern...

May 21 2017

Sean Spicer Wants You to Know That the Tweet Speaks for Itself

Reportedly Trump is not happy with his communications staff. "Management in counterintelligence are insanely concerned, anxious about the overreaching obstruction and p...

May 21 2017

Former National Security Adviser Has Not Responded To Subpoena

But a White House official has said McGahn and others were not aware of the full details of Flynn's Turkish work. "But we will figure out on Gen. Flynn what the next step...

May 21 2017

Comey to testify on role in FBI's Russian Federation inquiry

The Times also reported on Friday that Trump called Comey a "nut job" in the midst of a meeting with Russian diplomats that took place the day after he fired Comey. A ...

May 21 2017

Chaffetz resigning from Congress as of June 30

On May 16, Chaffetz announced the Oversight committee wanted to see a memo prepared by Comey about interactions with Trump, and tweeted that he had "his subpoena pen re...

May 21 2017

Girardi ejected in animated argument, 3 tossed in Yanks-Rays

Girardi followed soon after, and got his money's worth. To add to an already humorous scene, Barry didn't even clean home plate off afterward. "I like what (Archer) sai...

May 21 2017

Virginia Jewish Mayor Trolled After White Supremacist Rally

While some have said the protest against the city's vote to sell the Lee statue and redesign Lee and Jackson parks was peaceful, the city has received considerable na...

May 21 2017

Trump to head overseas without announcing new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Asked point-blank if he'd done anything that might merit prosecution or even impeachment, he said no and then added concerning the allegations and questions that have mou...

May 21 2017

And they are already talking of a new President in the US

But I've never suggested that they are impeachable. Firstly, Trump is a long way from being impeached, if indeed he ever is. Politico's Edward-Isaac Dovere said E...

May 21 2017

Trump calls his first day in Saudi Arabia 'tremendous'

The speech will be especially sensitive given tensions sparked by the Trump administration's attempted travel ban targeting several Muslim-majority nations and accusation...

May 21 2017

James Comey Will Testify In An Open Session Before The Senate

The panel's Republican chairman Richard Burr and Democratic vice chair Mark Warner say that hearing will be scheduled for sometime after Memorial Day . "This package demo...

May 21 2017

Hahn's 64 gives him Nelson lead on a Day of birdie streaks

Hahn said he won't worry while sleeping on the lead, even though there were a dozen players within five strokes. "Yeah, a bit shocking that's how it happened", said Spi...

May 21 2017

The US unveils new sanctions for an old enemy

Under the 2015 nuclear agreement, the USA lifted those sanctions. Some of those waivers would have expired this week if Trump had not chose to further renew them. As a ca...

May 21 2017

Chaffetz resigns at career pinnacle after years in spotlight

Comey was sacked last week as the FBI investigates whether Trump's presidential campaign associates had colluded with Russian Federation to influence the election in his ...

May 21 2017

Justice official says he stands by critical memo on Comey

Earlier on Friday, the New York Times reported that Trump told Russian officials the day after he fired Comey that the former FBI director was a "nut job" and he had ...

May 21 2017

Trump, GOP control Federal Bureau of Investigation chief pick despite Democrats' calls

The New York Times reported last Thursday that Mr Trump asked Mr Comey to pledge his loyalty to the President and that Mr Comey refused. After Trump made a decision t...

May 21 2017

Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

That leaves out a lot, but just from those facts, some Republicans are starting to use the word "Watergate" to describe the scope of unfolding revelations about Trump. Tr...