Stories about USA

Jun 09 2017

Reader's view: Humane Society does great service

One of adopting a dog from the humane society for the third time is Sally Sizer. This sweet laid back guy loves to lounge around on comfy dog beds and just be by your sid...

Jun 09 2017

Olbermann: Comey Testimony Most Damning Of Any President Ever

Comey on Thursday is expected to describe President Trump's persistent efforts to seek a pledge of loyalty and clear his name amid a high-profile investigation, accordin...

Jun 09 2017

Sadiq Khan calls for Donald Trump UK state visit to be cancelled

President Trump has stirred up a public battle year-long with London Mayor Sadiq Khan , the most prominent Muslim politicians in Western Europe, drawing criticism i...

Jun 09 2017

Iran says 5 Tehran attackers had previously fought for Islamic State

Mohammad Javad Zarif in a tweet on Thursday called the comments on the attack in Tehran a day earlier "repugnant" and accused the USA of supporting terror. Six terroris...

Jun 09 2017

Bodies and wreckage found in search for missing plane

There was conflicting information on the number of people on board, but in the latest update the military said the plane was carrying a total of 122 people. It is not u...

Jun 09 2017

Alleged Leaker Reality Winner Pleads Not Guilty, Is Denied Bail

Accused leaker Reality Winner leaves the U.S. District Courthouse in Augusta, Ga ., following a bond hearing Thursday afternoon June 8, 2017. Winner, shackled at the f...

Jun 09 2017

NY reps react to Comey testimony

But he declined to offer an opinion on whether it met such a threshold. Trump could face even more problems over the coming months if the stream of details leaking out ...

Jun 09 2017

Church bus crashes near Atlanta, killing 1

The Justice Department says it won't prosecute two Veterans Affairs Department executives after lawmakers accused them of misleading Congress about massive cost overruns ...

Jun 09 2017

Qatar asks Turkey, Iran for help, official says

S&P Global reduced the nation's credit rating to AA- from AA and put the nation on a negative watch. Speaking in a rare interview, Emirati Minister of State for Foreign...

Jun 09 2017

Intelligence chiefs won't say if Trump asked them to downplay Russian Federation probe

With the frustrated lawmakers gearing up for Thursday's long-awaited testimony from ousted FBI Director James Comey, the committee on Wednesday afternoon took the unusual...

Jun 09 2017

Trump claims 'total and complete vindication' from 'leaker' Comey

During more than two hours of testimony, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee he believed Trump had directed him in February to drop an FBI probe into the Repub...

Jun 09 2017

Michelle Carter's Defense Ask Judge To Dismiss Case

The defense also called a police officer from Roy's hometown to the stand. Carter texted Roy that he kept "over thinking it" and "pushing it off". "You need to just do ...

Jun 09 2017

Spicer won't say whether Trump has confidence in Jeff Sessions

The feud between Donald Trump and Confederate elf statue Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III appears more serious by the day. The New York Times reported Monday tha...

Jun 09 2017

President Trump's Lawyer Calls James Comey's Sworn Testimony Untrue

Today, the former FBI director who ran afoul of President Trump appeared before the Senate Intelligence Committee in its ongoing investigation into Russian interf...

Jun 09 2017

Hyundai recalls vehicles to fix hood latches, warning lights

According to the company and the U.S. National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration, more than 437-thousand Santa Fes and Sante Fe SUVs manufactured between 2013 a...

Jun 09 2017

UAE threatens to imprison Qatar sympathisers

It drew some support on Wednesday when Turkey's parliament approved a draft bill allowing its troops to be deployed to a military base in Qatar. Mr Trump stressed the i...

Jun 09 2017

Trump's social media director admonished for political tweet

Shortly after the tweet about Amash was posted on April 2, Scavino seemed to brush off ethics concerns, responding to a question from a fellow Twitter user by saying "W...

Jun 09 2017

The tortured explanations of Trump's tweets make no sense

Dan Scavino Jr., the director of the president's social media, tweeted out a baffling reaction to the institute's letter a few hours after it was sent. That tweet, Comey ...

Jun 09 2017

UK Snap Election Leads to a Hung Parliament

Labour is on course to get 265 seats against 316 for the Tories, tantalisingly close to a House of Commons majority of 326. May called an election three years ahead of ...

Jun 09 2017

Trump does not intend to fire Sessions

Unfortunately, the latest high-profile White House beef does nothing to quell those rumors, as Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Trump are allegedly feuding now . Sande...