Stories about USA

Jun 04 2017

Los Angeles mayor rallies Democrats in Wisconsin

The formula also includes ignoring pundits who claim "we are a party and nation divided", Garcetti said. Garcetti spoke Friday at the Wisconsin Democratic Party convent...

Jun 04 2017

Very close to naming an Federal Bureau of Investigation director: Donald Trump

Trump confirmed that former Sen. Joe Lieberman his top pick. "Senator Lieberman's political history, and his extreme views on a number of issues, would make him a ver...

Jun 04 2017

Lubbock speller out of national bee

Although she fell short of the finals, Sylvia made an impression on the judges and crowd. In an interview before Wednesday's second round, Propper said she had no speci...

Jun 04 2017

Donald Trump Tweets Typo "Covfefe"

Trump later poked fun at the typo: "Who can figure out the true meaning of 'covfefe"??? Trump later attempted to cover his tracks by pretending that "covfefe" is actu...

Jun 04 2017

Alex Honnold Free Solos El Capitan

One false move, would have sent the daredevil plummeting to his death. At 9:28 a.m. PDT, he pulled his body over the rocky lip of summit. Honnold has openly acknowledge...

Jun 04 2017

Social media rushes to define Trump's "covfefe" tweet

Comey is expected to appear before the Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating possible connections between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during...

Jun 04 2017

CPD officers fatally shoot man after he fired at squad auto

No one was reported in custody. "I heard about 15 to 20 shots", Strickland said. A male was shot in the back and a female suffered wounds to the leg. The man was transf...

Jun 04 2017

Democrats Accuse Recused Nunes of Launching Own Russia Probe

But Democrats and outside watchdog groups accused him of collaborating with the White House to use the issue of "unmasking" as a way to steer the committee's focus away...

Jun 04 2017

California sixth-grader wins National Spelling Bee with "marocain"

Ananya Vinay asked for what the word basically is. Sreeniketh Vogoti was considered a top contender after finishing seventh past year, but he failed to spell clafouti ...

Jun 04 2017

Pelosi objects to subpoenas issued by GOP intel chairman

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee issued subpoenas Wednesday for documents related to his allegations that Trump transition team members' identities were...

Jun 04 2017

James Comey to Give Public Testimony Before Congress

The longtime Justice official previously served as Federal Bureau of Investigation general counsel under Mueller. Working in the U.S. Attorney's office in the eastern dis...

Jun 04 2017

5 things to know about Jared Kushner, Donald Trump's son-in-law, senior adviser

Charles Kushner, the father of President Trump adviser Jared, has sent a cease-and-desist letter to his brother and real estate rival Murray for mentioning his well-conne...

Jun 04 2017

House Democrats Warn Trump on Blocking Comey's Testimony

The former FBI chief is due to testify on Thursday before the Senate Intelligence Committee as part of its own Russia-related investigation, and his remarks could cau...

Jun 04 2017

Last Confederate monument removed in New Orleans

The New Orleans city council voted 6 to 1 to remove the monument and three other Confederate and white supremacist monuments in December 2015, just months after a whi...

Jun 04 2017

A blast of hot air with Trump's climate move

He announced the bloc was stepping up its co-operation with China and said the fight against climate change would continue "with or without the US". USA billionaire, ph...

Jun 03 2017

MIT Is Not Happy That Trump "Misunderstood" Their Paris Agreement Study

They aren't likely to change course. Even Trump's voter base largely supports Paris. "The cost to the economy at this time would be close to $3 trillion in lost G...

Jun 03 2017

Jury Selection Begins In Trial For Officer Charged In Castile Shooting

Anthony police officer fired the seventh and last shot at the Montessori school cafeteria worker - will be heavily scrutinized throughout the trial. Yanez, 29, is charg...

Jun 03 2017

Donald Trump's Withdrawal From the Paris Accords Is a Crime Against Humanity

St. Petersburg: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday urged the world to work with Donald Trump on climate, insisting he did not "judge" the United States lea...

Jun 03 2017

Dem lawmakers press Kushner Companies on use of visa program

Kushner was acting in his capacity as a transition official and had many similar discussions with foreign representatives after the election", said Hope Hicks, a White...

Jun 03 2017

Trump Not Planning to Invoke Executive Privilege for Comey Testimony

Trump could still move to block the testimony next week, given his history of changing his mind at the last minute about major decisions. Presidents can assert executi...