Stories about USA

Jun 03 2017

Pelosi Supports Early Move on Debt Limit Hike

After House passage of its measure, the US bishops "noted the positive aspects" of the bill , including "critical life protections" for the unborn, the letter said, bu...

Jun 03 2017

Muslim Groups Raise Thousands Of Dollars For Portland Victims

He was complaining about Muslims, Christians and Jews - saying they should burn at the stake and "f**ing die " - something she'd never heard before on Portland's MAX t...

Jun 03 2017

Pence hits media circuit to defend Trump's Paris accord exit

By comparison, the United States invested $44 billion, while the European Union spent $49 billion, down from a 2011 peak of $123 billion. "What we really need to see, i...

Jun 03 2017

Triangle cities join revolt against U.S. withdrawal from climate pact

The U.S. only sources about 13 percent of its electricity from renewable energy. Meanwhile, African nations are protesting Trump's decision. World leaders have reac...

Jun 03 2017

Former PSU administrators all get jail time

Former Penn State University President, Graham Spanier , will serve two months in jail, with another 2 to 10 months under house arrest. All three were also fined and ...

Jun 03 2017

Hannity backs off story about slain DNC staffer

However, out of respect from the family's wishes for now, I am not discussing this matter at this time. Hannity ultimately answered with an unequivocal "never" when a...

Jun 03 2017

Trump's ties to Russian Federation are well-documented

The secretary is premature in dismissing the matter without more answers, but Graham is right about the entire story as reported being suspicious. CNN is reporting th...

Jun 03 2017

Family of OR stabbing suspect offers condolences

In the courtroom, Jeremy Joseph Christian, the Portland stabbing suspect, yelled as if he was proud of himself in his first courtroom appearance, and sadly did not show a...

Jun 03 2017

Russian officials reportedly discussed having 'derogatory' information about Trump

The Russians apparently believed "they had the ability to influence the administration" by using the derogatory information. "The Russians could be overstating their b...

Jun 03 2017

Flynn to turn over Russian Federation documents to Senate Intelligence Committee

In addition to approving subpoenas for Flynn and Cohen, the committee also approved them for their companies , Flynn Intel Group LLC and Michael D. At a Tuesday press ...

Jun 03 2017

Insurers continue to hike prices, abandon ACA markets

Health Care Service Corporation - which is under Blue Cross Blue Shield Illinois - is the only other provider available through the exchange in Adams, Hancock and Pike co...

Jun 03 2017

Durham, Chapel Hill mayors commit to Paris agreement

Plank is one of several CEOs to speak out against Trump's decision. "If the President wants to break the promises made to our allies enshrined in the historic Paris ...

Jun 03 2017

Hackers could be from 'anywhere' - Putin

Kelly pointed out, however, that all 17 USA intelligence agencies had concluded Russian Federation did interfere in the US election, as had Republicans and Democrats, an...

Jun 03 2017

Trump should worry about Saudi Arabia carrying out another 9/11, says Iran

Now that he's president, Trump has changed his tune. He explains: "We're in the Middle East". "We want foreign companies to look at Saudi Arabia as a platform for exp...

Jun 03 2017

Trump calls for end of the legislative filibuster

Republican Sen. Joni Ernst, explained that a total repeal of Obamacare would require 60 votes under Senate rules, leaving republicans eight votes short. The rejected pr...

Jun 03 2017

Don't Judge Trump For Exiting Climate Accord, Says Putin

It may be years, however, before the country can formally exit the deal, but Trump said he'll immediately halt implementation. This means that the country is likely to ...

Jun 03 2017

China detains activist who probed Ivanka Trump shoe factory

Mr Hua Haifeng, 36, has been held by police and accused of illegally using "eavesdropping equipment", said Mr Li, who rejected the accusation. Workers outside the Huaji...

Jun 03 2017

Vladimir Putin likens USA election allegations to anti-Semitism

Agreeing with President Putin, who spoke before him, the Prime Minister said technology is going to play a key role, and mentioned the Digital India initiative. Putin i...

Jun 03 2017

Trump Administration Asks SCOTUS to Reinstate 'Muslim Ban'

If the court agrees with Trump , the 90-day ban on people entering the United States from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria and Yemen will be immediately revived. Admin...

Jun 03 2017

Dont look at India-China ties from a third country perspective: Modi

Putin , who is keen to fix battered U.S. -Russia relations and is expected to meet Trump for the first time at the G20 in Hamburg in July, said Trump had simply run a...