Stories about USA

May 09 2017

Big investors urge Trump to stick with Paris climate accord

And it may not be entirely impossible: it reportedly took just one phone call conversation between Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the president for Trump ...

May 09 2017

Trump's First Foreign Trip To Include Saudi Arabia And Israel

Last month, he ordered missile strikes on a Syrian airfield in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack that he blamed on Syrian regime leader Bashar al Assad. Officials...

May 09 2017

Trump campaign deletes statement on Muslim ban after reporter asks about it

US appeals court judges voiced skepticism on Monday toward a claim by President Donald Trump's administration that his temporary ban on travelers from six Muslim-majority...

May 09 2017

Police now say 9 killed in serial shootings case

The 61-year-old victim, who was shot in front of his home, dated Saucedo's mother. Police previously said at least seven people were killed and two others wounded over ...

May 09 2017

Democrats see opposition to GOP health bill as winning issue

Over on Fox News Sunday , White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus was spreading the same misinformation about preexisting conditions. The bill now goes to the Senat...

May 09 2017

Athens politicians react to House passage of health care bill

It passed the House, but now the Republican bill to repeal and replace ObamaCare is headed to the Senate - where numerous same issues that stalled it in the lower cha...

May 08 2017

4 die in car that crashes into Chicago bus

Two other female passengers, 22 and 25, and were also pronounced dead at Mount Sinai. All four people in the auto were rushed to hospital in critical condition, but wer...

May 08 2017

Kevin Durant did what he came here to do

We're still getting to know Kevin Durant , the Warrior - trusting his teammates and trusted by them; still playing transcendent basketball, but never holding himself abo...

May 08 2017

Candidate for secretary of Army pulls out amid controversy

He said his life of public service and Christian beliefs had been mischaracterized for political gain. US Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer said in a statement ...

May 08 2017

Texas approves call to amend US Constitution to limit feds

State Rep. Trent Ashby, R-Lufkin, one of the authors of House Bill 1776 , said the measure is meant to ensure public school students are educated on the most critica...

May 08 2017

Brexit campaign group insults Macron after presidential win

Fabien Colonna, 29, said he was relieved by the decisive margin, saying "if it was less it would have been dicey", after a bruising campaign that exposed France's deep ec...

May 08 2017

18 frat members, frat, charged in Penn State student's death

Piazza, of Lebanon, New Jersey suffered an injury during the pledging events that he died from two days later. Piazza's blood alcohol content was determined to be betwe...

May 08 2017

Americans upset by end of 'Obamacare' declare 'I am a pre-existing condition'

Some of the criticisms of the House GOP-led health care process recently have come from fellow Republicans. "If somebody that already has pre-existing conditions and ...

May 08 2017

Why An Obamacare Repeal Bill Nobody Really Likes Just Passed The House

The bill's vote was 217 to 213 with zero Democratic support. "This is a first step in fixing the issues of the high out-of-pocket costs of health care premiums and the ...

May 08 2017

Manfred: MLB Considers Guidelines for Racist Taunts

Speaking to the media at Target Field in Minnesota on Friday, where ironically the Red Sox were visiting the Twins, Manfred explained why he chose to intervene in the Ori...

May 08 2017

Federal appeals court in Richmond to hear Trump immigration appeal Monday

A federal judge in Hawaii has also blocked the six-country travel ban as well as the freeze on the US refugee program. "Rather, they argue that numerous statements may no...

May 08 2017

Bexar County's Top Officials Ask Gov. Abbott to Veto Sanctuary Cities Bill

Abbott's interest in a Convention of States blossomed during the Obama administration, which as state attorney general he sued repeatedly on behalf of Texas for what he...

May 08 2017

Fraternity, 18 members charged in Penn State student's death

Prosecutors say in February, 19-year old Timothy Piazza of New Jersey died after a night of drinking at Beta Theta Pi and a fall down a flight of stairs. Miller said vi...

May 08 2017

Navy Seal killed in Somalia was based in Virginia Beach

Two other military service members were wounded in the operation, including an interpreter who was also a USA citizen, a U.S. defense official told CNN. Last month, the U...

May 08 2017

Earnhardt goes for first win of season — NASCAR NOTES

I've been over there and watched them. With the Ford of Darrell Wallace Jr. plowing into the inside backstretch wall behind him on the final lap, Almirola held the top ...