Stories about USA

Jun 12 2017

President Trump's Attorney Will File Complaint Against James Comey

Richard Painter, a White House ethics counsel under George W Bush, tweeted that the move could constitute obstruction of justice by the president and "witness intimidati...

Jun 12 2017

California mayor hopes local has winning ticket

The jackpot is the tenth biggest in USA history and has odds of winning that are one in 292 million. The owner of the California deli that sold the sole jackpot winning...

Jun 12 2017

Trump accuses Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

According to Comey's sworn testimony , Trump said , "I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting [former National Security Adviser Michael] Fly...

Jun 12 2017

Company 'heartbroken' after workplace shooting near Orlando kills five

Deputies arrived on scene within two minutes and found three males and one female deceased as a result of gunshot wounds. "It's a sad day for us once again in Orange Co...

Jun 12 2017

'Height of egotism': North Korea blasts USA withdrawal from Paris climate accord

Gov. David Ige signed the sSnate bill on Tuesday, saying he was motivated by the evidence of climate change visible every day in Hawaii. He says tides are getting hi...

Jun 12 2017

Some hope California winner of $447M Powerball helps area

Matthew Alberre , the store owner, told NBC News "it's a very good feeling to be the winning store", adding that many locals have been coming in to buy extra lottery ti...

Jun 12 2017

Sinkhole swallows auto in Ocala restaurant parking lot

Coyne and her 81-year-old husband managed to get out of the vehicle before it fell into the 25-foot-wide, 25-foot-deep sinkhole. "We could smell this intense smell of g...

Jun 12 2017

LGBT rights marches, rallies held across US

Tens of thousands of people dressed in rainbow attire and waving protest signs walked en masse through Los Angeles on Sunday in a " Resist March " against U.S. Nancy Pe...

Jun 12 2017

Gavin dominant for Titans in 12-0 win over Long Beach State

Luke Rasmussen was unable to get a bunt down, then popped up to third baseman Taylor Bryant . Chris Hudgins added four RBI with a home run and two runs. "It meant a l...

Jun 12 2017

Donald Trump accuses ex-FBI director James Comey of cowardice over 'leaks'

Comey said he felt it was necessary to take notes on his meetings and conversations with Trump because he feared the president would lie about what took place. The Mai...

Jun 12 2017

What's Next: Closing Arguments Scheduled in Yanez Manslaughter Trial

Castile's July 2016 killing received worldwide attention because his girlfriend, Diamond Reynolds , who was in the auto with her 4-year-old daughter when Yanez shot Ca...

Jun 12 2017

White House aide out after 3 months

Covfefe is either a typo or Trump code to let others know that Putin's check has cleared. He sounds like he's stating the official position of the president, who, as a...

Jun 12 2017

Sen. Susan Collins: President Trump should voluntarily turn over tapes

During a news conference Friday, Trump said he'd have more information related to whether tapes exist at a later date. And some of the things that he said just weren'...

Jun 12 2017

Single ticket wins $447M Powerball jackpot

The Associated Press said the jackpot was the 10th largest lottery prize in USA history, but that no one had yet to come forward to claim the prize. The jackpot reached...

Jun 12 2017

Nationals ace Scherzer reaches 2000 career strikeouts

DeShields scored on a passed ball against Matt Wieters , and Elvis Andrus drove in two and extended his hitting streak to 15 games with a triple. However, after two dec...

Jun 12 2017

Penguins defeat Predators, defend Stanley Cup title

While the Predators won Games 3 and 4 by a combined total of 9-2, the Penguins responded with a 6-0 Game 5 rout back in Pittsburgh . Facing elimination, the Predator...

Jun 12 2017

Dez Bryant Appears To Be Recruiting Darrelle Revis

The Cowboys' passing defense finished the 2016 season ranked 26 in the National Football League after they surrendered an average of 260.4 passing yards per game. The i...

Jun 12 2017

Senate GOP Pushes Forward on an Uncertain Health Care Bill

While the Senate parliamentarian's decision is pending, senators were told Tuesday in their working group meeting that prospects for a favorable decision didn't look ...

Jun 12 2017

Chelsea star mocks Donald Trump's 'covfefe' Twitter typo

President Donald Trump created a social-media circus when he seemingly invented a new word, " covfefe ", in a tweet on Tuesday. Lookups fo (r). Regrets checking Twitter...

Jun 12 2017

Anti-Sharia law protesters met with opposition in Santa Clara

Police in Seattle used pepper spray and made several arrests for assault after a brief scuffle near the city's Occidental Square, according to ABC affiliate KOMO-TV. "T...