Stories about USA

Jun 01 2017

Senate Bill 240 paves the way for legal esports betting in Nevada

While the bill is "the esports betting bill", it actually doesn't feature the word "esports" in its language. The bill is set to become effective on July 1st. The move ...

Jun 01 2017

Michael Dubke, Trump's communications director, quits

In interviews Sunday, Kelly said he didn't know whether the reports were true. According to news reports published while Trump was away on his trip, Kushner had...

Jun 01 2017

Texas Reps Scuffle, Make Death Threats At Immigration Protest

Ramon Romero, D-Fort Worth, told the Tribune . As the in-fighting escalated, Rinaldi allegedly told Rep. Poncho Nevarez , "I'll put a bullet in your head". He wants t...

Jun 01 2017

Kickoff times set for five Nebraska games

Most notably, Nebraska's September 9 game at OR will be televised on FOX and kick off at 3:30 Central - not quite that 2:30 window the Huskers have been most familiar w...

Jun 01 2017

Trump is pulling USA out of Paris climate change deal, reports say

The letter from GOP leadership last week said Trump's goal for rolling back regulations under Obama's Clean Power Plan was limited as long as the US remains in the Par...

Jun 01 2017

Portland stabbing suspect yells slogans at court hearing

The mayor called for the cancellation of a pre-scheduled " Trump Free Speech Rally " planned for next weekend, saying the event would be inappropriate and warning it may ...

Jun 01 2017

Trump tweets thanks to US service members

Memorial Day was a day off for many, and a good number of people from the area went to the Fort Morgan cemetery to honor why that is the case. Donald Trump used Amer...

Jun 01 2017

Trump On Verge Of Making Big Changes To Communications Team

Cohen told ABC he turned down those invitations. How did Jared Kushner get away with lying on his top secret security clearance? Several people don't know where the...

Jun 01 2017

Power play: Three Mile Island to shut down by 2019

In the meantime, Exelon wants Pennsylvania to give nuclear power the preferential treatment given to renewable energies, such as wind and solar. The beleaguered power p...

Jun 01 2017

President Trump observes Memorial Day with somber service at Arlington

Of them and all who died in military service, he said: "Words can not measure the depth of their devotion, the purity of their love or the totality of their courage". "...

Jun 01 2017

White House Communications Director Dubke Resigns

Trump has not directly addressed the allegations of the secret line to Moscow, but took to Twitter after his return to Washington to dismiss White House leaks as "fa...

Jun 01 2017

Lots of Shouting at Portland Train Suspect's First Court Appearance

He's being held without bail and due for arraignment Tuesday. While being transported in a police vehicle, he said , among other things, "Get stabbed in your neck if y...

Jun 01 2017

America's Most Misspelled Words, According To Google

In the morning, Propper passed her first test in the oral competition, correctly spelling "capoeira", a noun that describes a Brazilian martial art influenced by dance ...

Jun 01 2017

White House lawyers 'prepare for possibility of Trump's impeachment'

The Washington Post reported that a White House adviser close to the president - whose name was not included in the report - has been identified as a "person of intere...

Jun 01 2017

La. senators hear grim predictions of budget impact

That same Constitution - you may have heard of it - established six-year terms for senators, an attempt to differentiate it from the House and create the idea of the Sena...

Jun 01 2017

President Trump keeps up criticism of Germany

Gabriel admitted in a press meeting that "it's true that we have a hard situation in relations between Germany and U.S", but he believed "we will come back to good rela...

Jun 01 2017

Los Angeles homeless numbers jump 23% in a year

The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority said Wednesday that its annual count in January found 57,794 homeless in the county with a population of 10 million. The num...

Jun 01 2017

Trump to seek Supreme Court review on travel ban

Gregory said. It also suspended the US refugee program for 120 days. It is now expected the issue will go to the Supreme Court , the highest federal court in the US. "...

Jun 01 2017

16-year-old girl charged with fatally stabbing Uber driver

Some cities and states with legal pot are trying to make up for the toll marijuana enforcement took on minorities by giving them a better shot at joining the growing mari...

Jun 01 2017

Trump's communications director set to leave White House: Trump adviser

Fresh off Trump's first official trip overseas, his administration is looking for ways to respond more aggressively to allegations of Russian meddling in the 2016 elect...