Stories about USA

Jun 03 2017

Does Trump believe in climate change or not? Aides won't say

Dale Marshall of Environmental Defence issued a statement calling Thursday "a bleak day" for climate change and global diplomacy, but also expressing confidence the acc...

Jun 03 2017

Free summer meals for kids

The Waco ISD released the schedule for the Summer Food Service Program Tuesday. They provided 5.6 million summer meals across Georgia last year, and this year with th...

Jun 03 2017

Notre Dame Students Walk Out On Mike Pence During His Graduation Address

Approximately 100 Notre Dame graduates walked out of Vice President Mike Pence's speech, apparently uninterested in his advice to always wear sunscreen or whatever ...

Jun 03 2017

Fish tale: How the catfish toss came to be a Predators thing

It could easily be a 2-0 series advantage for Nashville. "Ultimately, it's about 1-on-1 battles and bringing your best game and as a group, collectively, we found a way...

Jun 03 2017

GOP Health Bill Pleases Most Republicans, But Not Many Other Americans

Among Republicans , twice as many say it fulfills none or some of the President's promises (59%) as say it fulfills all or a lot of them (30%). Iowa's two Republic...

Jun 03 2017

Leah Remini to join Kevin James's 'Kevin Can Wait'

Remini and James played husband and wife together for nine years on the network's previous fat-guy-hot-wife mainstay, The King Of Queens . The show did well for A&E, a ...

Jun 03 2017

Politicians and Environmentalists React After Trump Pulls US From Paris Agreement

President Donald Trump at the White House after speaking about the US role in the Paris climate change accord. Donald Trump said the global accord was "partial" to...

Jun 03 2017

Documents: Doctor arrested at Trump Hotel spoke of McVeigh

Bryan Moles , 43, of Edinboro, faces weapons charges after police found an assault rifle, pistol and 90 rounds of ammunition on Wednesday in his BMW at the Trump Internat...

Jun 03 2017

Penn State's former president sentenced to jail for role in Sandusky scandal

Former Vice President Gary Schultz , former President Graham Spanier and former Athletic Director Tim Curley will all spend at least two months in jail on child enda...

Jun 03 2017

Woman charged after allegedly throwing toddler strapped to stroller down subway stairs

Smith told NBC: 'The baby was screaming. In the midst of her frustration, witnesses watched Mixon hurl the stroller down the flight of stairs with the helpless child st...

Jun 03 2017

Questions Arise Over Fox News Sole Anonymous Source Exonerating Jared Kushner

He attended the December meeting with Kislyak at Trump Tower and had follow up talks with the Russian ambassador, during which he claimed they did not discuss sanctions...

Jun 03 2017

Trump Appeals Travel Ban to Supreme Court

Supreme Court will allow the controversial executive order to go into effect immediately despite being blocked by lower courts. The cert petition asks the Supreme...

Jun 03 2017

GOP Congressman: God Will 'Take Care Of' Climate Change If It Exists

Do I think man has some impact? He continued, "I think there are cycles. Can man change the entire universe? No". "And I'm confident that if there's a real problem, he ...

Jun 03 2017

Paris Pact Pullout May Complicate US Trade Efforts

Trump himself declined to answer when a reporter asked him to respond to criticism from Fox News commentator Geraldo Rivera, who said he was appalled by Trump's de...

Jun 03 2017

Former Penn State Administrators Sentenced in Sandusky Scandal

Penn State head football coach Joe Paterno , right, poses with his defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky , left, during a Penn State Media Day event in State College, P...

Jun 03 2017

Where to get free doughnuts for National Doughnut Day

Celebrated the first Friday in June, Doughnut Day started in 1938 to honor the work of the Salvation Army "Doughnut Girls". Duck Donuts: Free doughnut with any pur...

Jun 03 2017

Police Surround Orlando Airport Gunman

I want to thank law enforcement for their quick response and efforts to put the suspect in custody and keep families safe. They saw officers with police dogs directing ...

Jun 03 2017

Ex-Penn State administrators get jail time

Former athletic director Tim Curley, 63, received a sentence of seven to 23 months, with three in jail. "For them to bring that up and bring Joe Paterno into this, it's...

Jun 03 2017

Trump Rails Against Germany As 'Very Bad For US' In Twitter Tirade

But Merkel's meetings this week - first a chummy meeting with India's leader on Tuesday and then a sit-down with the Chinese prime minister on Wednesday - were bracing ...

Jun 03 2017

Comey plans to testify before Senate next week

After Comey's dismissal, news reports emerged that Trump asked Comey to end the Flynn probe during a February meeting in the Oval Office the day after Flynn was sacked ...