Stories about USA

Jun 02 2017

Donald Trump 'considering White House shake-up' amid growing legal and political battles

The White House communications director has resigned only three months after being hired by President Donald Trump . He wasn't the problem, and his replacement won't...

Jun 02 2017

Ted Wheeler to federal government: revoke permit for Portland alt-right event

Gibson has also organized a "March Against Sharia " for June 10 at the same park. Now, Portland mayor Ted Wheeler is demanding that the feds revoke their approval: "Our...

Jun 02 2017

Confusion in White House as Trump's communications director resigns

President Donald Trump has said it's hard for his communications people to speak for him, and has shown interest in wanting to speak more directly with the American p...

Jun 02 2017

Philippine police chief says 1 gunman at large

Philippine police say the gunman who sparked panic in a Manila hotel and casino complex has killed himself. "But he did not hurt anyone". The gunman, described as six...

Jun 02 2017

New GOP TV ad features Kathy Griffin

It's only been about 48 hours since liberal comedian Kathy Griffin shocked the world and nuked her own career by holding an effigy of President Trump's severed head i...

Jun 02 2017

Comey clear to testify about Trump talks, says special counsel

The investigation is now being led by a special counsel. A New York Times report citing notes Comey took after the incident says Trump asked him in relation to the ...

Jun 02 2017

House gives tentative approval to budget bill

After discovering in March how hard it is to reshape the healthcare system, House Republicans have turned their attention to something equally challenging-overhauling the...

Jun 02 2017

After Hate Killings, Portland Mayor Wants Anti-Muslim Rallies Canceled

Wheeler asked the federal government, which he said is responsible for permits at Terry Schrunk Plaza, where the events are scheduled to occur, to revoke the first, issue...

Jun 02 2017

Louisville Is Trending For 5-Star SF Brian Bowen

On Thursday, Bowen announced on Twitter that he'll be concluding his recruitment and committing to one of a variety of potential suitors on Saturday afternoon, but report...

Jun 02 2017

'You've no safe place', Portland white supremacist tells court

The outbursts were followed by a commotion outside the courtroom. Unfortunately, two of them, 23-years-old Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche and 53-years-old Ricky John Best ...

Jun 02 2017

Jared Kushner, Ivanka Trump to Review DC Life Every 6 Months

The President has publicly come out in support of Mr Kushner, saying: "I have total confidence in him. In addition to that, and perhaps more importantly, he is a very...

Jun 02 2017

Amazon fulfillment center in KCK now hiring for more than 1000 positions

Most of the jobs will include packing and shipping large items like furniture, sports equipment and gardening tool, among several others. Retail giant Amazon will launc...

Jun 02 2017

Sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee

Got a question for you, Rachel. The finals start today. First he conquered a contentious local draw-see " Monterey County spelling bee proves kids are smarter than adul...

Jun 02 2017

US Successfully Tests Missile Defense System

A ground-based interceptor was launched at a California air base and shot down a mock ballistic missile, the Missile Defense Agency (MDA) said. Jim Syring is the vi...

Jun 02 2017

Congressman Drafts Letter Calling For Immediate Suspension Of Jared Kushner's Security Clearance

Current and former USA officials said Mr. Kushner's activities, like those of many others around Mr. Trump , are under scrutiny as part of the investigation. The pre...

Jun 02 2017

Trump receiving updates explosion in Philippines

News site Rappler.com is reporting that several people have been wounded. A resort in Manila was placed on lockdown early Friday following reports of gunfire. O...

Jun 02 2017

Trump tells 'confidants' U.S. will leave Paris climate deal -Axios

That's what the top House Democrat is calling President Donald Trump's expected decision to pull the US from a historic climate agreement. Trump said he would "cancel...

Jun 02 2017

Portland Train Attack Suspect Yells "Free Speech or Die" In Courtroom

As he a walked into a Portland courtroom, Jeremy Christian loudly proclaimed, "Free speech or die, Portland! ". Chapman was arrested at a March 4 protest in Berkel...

Jun 02 2017

Police searching for two escapees

The identify of the suspect was not released. The third escapee was taken into custody Thursday afternoon. John Brown, Mark Lindsey, and David Glasco escaped from jail ...

Jun 02 2017

Sheriff: Explosion at Wisconsin plant kills at least 1

Clark says the company is working with local police and emergency responders. Around a dozen other employees were taken to area hospitals. None of the workers have been i...