Stories about USA

Jun 11 2017

2 adults, child fatally shot in Utah suburb

Police are considering the social media posts as they work to piece together details of what led up to the devastating shootings. Sgt. Jason Nielsen of the Sandy City...

Jun 11 2017

Comey, Twitter Users 'A Little Confused' By McCain's Questions During Hearing

McCain said that he could not understand why the investigation into Clinton was over and the investigation into Russian Federation did not include her. What he was tryin...

Jun 11 2017

Senator blasts NSA chief: 'What you feel isn't relevant, admiral'

But he did seek to frustrate the prevailing Democratic narrative that President Trump fired Comey in an effort to obstruct an FBI investigation of former National S...

Jun 11 2017

Ahead Of Comey Hearing, Intelligence Officials Testify Before Senate Committee

Coats says he has never been pressured or felt pressure to intervene in shaping intelligence products. In one instance, Mr Comey documented a meeting in which Mr Trump...

Jun 11 2017

Backed Syrian militias push into Islamic State-held Raqqa

Daesh's Aamaq propaganda agency has not confirmed the reports. A coalition operation to retake Raqqa from the hate group has been launched on the outskirts of the city....

Jun 11 2017

'Will Trump Regret This?' President Vows to Testify Under Oath

When Karl asked about the so-called "loyalty pledge" that Comey referred to, Trump denied that it ever occurred, saying "I hardly know the man, what kind of perso...

Jun 11 2017

Senate Sets Timeline to Take up Repeal and Replace Legislation on ACA

David Popp, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's spokesman, didn't respond to our requests for comment, but Senate Republicans have been discussing moving forward o...

Jun 11 2017

Intelligence Heads Won't Say If Trump Asked Them To Intervene

Two top US intelligence officials declined to say whether they were asked by President Donald Trump to help impede an FBI investigation into Russia's role in the ...

Jun 11 2017

Director of National Intelligence refuses to discuss Trump conversations

But today, before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Coats refused to give details about his conversations with the president, saying, "I do not feel that it's appr...

Jun 11 2017

Judge won't dismiss Michelle Carter case; defense begins calling witnesses

The Massachusetts teenager prosecutors say was coaxed by text messages from his girlfriend into killing himself had researched suicide online, a defense witness testifi...

Jun 11 2017

USA urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar

Having apparently been caught on the hop by the speed with which the dispute has spiralled - despite meeting all of the leaders concerned in Riyadh last month - Trump h...

Jun 11 2017

UK PM May seen fighting for survival after election failure

The Labour leader, who has insisted the Conservatives lost the election despite being the largest party, was photographed by Times columnist Giles Coren at the foot...

Jun 11 2017

The Jeronimo Yanez Trial: Defense Rests, Closing Arguments Monday

Castile had a permit to carry the gun but he never told that to Yanez. According to KSTP-TV, Yanez testified that when Castile "was reaching, he looked straight ahead...

Jun 11 2017

USA intel chiefs 'never felt pressured to intervene' with Russian Federation probe

The events involving Coats show the president went further than just asking intelligence officials to deny publicly the existence of any evidence showing collusion d...

Jun 11 2017

Sen. King gets testy with Trump intelligence officials

The top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee said on Wednesday reports that President Donald Trump tried to intervene in probes of possible Russian meddling ...

Jun 11 2017

Texas car dealership owner: 2 killed may have been bounty hunters

Fidel Garcia Jr. was a licensed private investigator who was conducting surveillance on the Nissan dealer after receiving information that Hutchinson would be showing up ...

Jun 11 2017

Intelligence chiefs unsure what can say publicly to Senate

Coats had been asked at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing last month about an earlier Post report that Trump asked his intelligence chiefs to publicly ...

Jun 11 2017

Padres 6, Royals 3: Friars bounce back with Jhoulys Chacin gem

DP: Kansas City 2 (Escobar, Merrifield), (Escobar, Merrifield, Hosmer); San Diego 4 (Solarte, Aybar, Pirela), (Aybar, Solarte, Pirela), (Spangenberg, Solarte, Pirela), (S...

Jun 11 2017

Nancy Pelosi Says Donald Trump Isn't Sleeping Enough

Pelosi said Trump's family should be concerned about his health after she got confused and said she hopes the damage Trump has down to the country is "not reparable". And...

Jun 11 2017

Defense wants talk of Castile's permit omitted

Seventy-four seconds after Yanez activated his squad lights , he fired the last of seven shots into the vehicle, fatally injuring the 32-year-old driver, Philando Casti...