Stories about USA

Jun 05 2017

Watson prolongs power surge, LSU downs SE Louisiana 11

LSU will now meet the Southeastern/Rice victor in tomorrow night's winners' bracket final at 8:00pm. All games from the Baton Rouge Regional will be streamed on ESPN3....

Jun 05 2017

London terror attacks: Trump asks people to stop being politically correct

The men were wearing what appeared to be suicide bomb vests, but authorities later determined they were fake. Three men in a speeding van mowed down pedestrians on Lon...

Jun 05 2017

Trump criticizes London mayor after latest attack on city

No details have been released about the suspects, who were shot dead within minutes by police. Facebook said it wanted to make its social media platform a "hostile envi...

Jun 05 2017

Parker: Will Trump come to regret trust placed in Kushner?

But when you're as bad at your job as a guy like Sean Spicer , if you can not handle that position and the pressures that come with it, if you're unable to perform you...

Jun 05 2017

USA governors, mayors defend Paris accord after Trump's rejection

Trump described the Paris agreement as imposing "financial and economic burdens" on the U.S. He particularly takes issue with the United Nations' Green Climate Fund , wh...

Jun 05 2017

Notre Dame Students Walk Out On Pence's Graduation Speech

Pence , the former governor of IN which is home to the largely Catholic university IN South Bend, was invited to speak after Notre Dame students and faculty protested...

Jun 05 2017

How the London terror attack unfolded

Prime Minister Theresa May delivered a stark assessment of the threat facing the United Kingdom, saying that although there was no direct link between the three inciden...

Jun 05 2017

Celebrate 2017 National Donut Day With Free Donuts

Actually, there is a very good reason why folks can get a free sugary fix today. The Army will partner with Yummy's Donut Palace for the event. It also commemorates t...

Jun 05 2017

Didion Milling Previously Cited for Safety Violations

This Thursday, June 1, 2017, photo provided by Jeff Lange shows firefighters at the scene following an explosion and fire at the Didion Milling plant in Cambria, Wis . A...

Jun 05 2017

IL superintendents press lawmakers to pass budget

Although floor action continued, the House adopted a resolution indicating that when it adjourned Wednesday, lawmakers should be ready to return to action at the call of ...

Jun 05 2017

Trump signals he won't try to block James Comey's Senate testimony

Trump later fired Comey, prompting the appointment of Robert Mueller , Comey's predecessor as FBI director, as a special counsel to investigate the extent of Russi...

Jun 05 2017

Suspect in Portland stabbings built life around hate speech

Officers are using "less-lethal chemical munition" such as tear gas to disperse the crowds. They were slightly outnumbered by a mixed assemblage of counterprotesters acro...

Jun 05 2017

Ex-Penn St officials sorry didn't do more in Sandusky case

In a surprise, Spanier - the only one of the three to take his case to trial earlier this year - actually received the lightest sentence: four to 12 months, with the firs...

Jun 05 2017

Putin praises Trump, says United States spies may have faked hacking evidence

The Kremlin leader said that Democrats, having lost the election, were trying to put the blame on Russian Federation to cover for their own campaign failures. Kushner the...

Jun 05 2017

Kathy Griffin in tears: Trump broke me

She claimed, "A sitting president of the U.S.is personally trying to ruin my life forever". Trump responded to the photo on Twitter Tuesday and wrote, " Kathy Gri...

Jun 05 2017

London terror attack: Canadian among those killed, Prime Minister's Office says

Officials in the United Kingdom say that after the van hit pedestrians on the bridge, three men armed with large knives then fled the scene and started attacking people a...

Jun 05 2017

Follow the Philando Castile Court Case Via This New Podcast

Phil Stinson, a professor of criminal justice at Bowling Green State University in OH, says police officers shoot and kill people about 900 to 1,000 times per year. Assis...

Jun 05 2017

USA departure turns spotlight on China

He'd essentially ditched the deal long before Thursday, they say. He made very clear yesterday what he doesn't believe, which is that the USA government should stay in ...

Jun 05 2017

GOP rep: Alleged Montana assault 'unacceptable,' but voters have spoken

Last night I made a mistake, and I took an action that I can't take back. "I'm sick and exhausted of you guys", Gianforte said . With that context, is it really surpri...

Jun 05 2017

White House: Jerusalem Embassy Move Not a Matter of "If", but "When"

Trump recapped his recent trip to the region, his first as president. PNN reports that, according Haaretz Israeli daily, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu asked...