Stories about USA

Jun 14 2017

No indication Russian Federation wants positive relationship with USA, says Jim Mattis

United States and Iraqi forces launched 16 March 2006 what they said was the biggest air raid since the war began three years ago, with a massive assault dubbed Operat...

Jun 14 2017

Cosby jury sent home after deliberating 4 hours

Jurors asked that the judge read them back more than a dozen portions of the testimony, in which Cosby spoke about giving drugs to women he wanted to have sex with. Pro...

Jun 14 2017

Waiting game: Long day on tap for Mickelson's potential sub

Open . Stenson got his first look at the challenging Erin Hills layout by walking the course. But this is a U.S. Open course. "It's always a physical test". He's ma...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions, Wyden scrap over AG's 'problematic' role

The Justice Department has said Sessions recused himself in March because of his involvement in Trump's campaign , but in his dramatic appearance last Thursday, Come...

Jun 14 2017

MATTIS: 'We are not winning in Afghanistan'

Mattis said North Korea and Russian Federation are part of a larger national security strategy review, which also is not yet complete. "In that conflict, we will s...

Jun 14 2017

Texas Deputy, Husband Face Murder Charges

A physical altercation ensued, and Harris County Deputy Thompson met her husband at the Denny's. In the video, Chauna Thompson is seen helping her husband by pinning ...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea releases U.S. citizen Otto Warmbier

The news came as flamboyant retired NBA basketball star Dennis Rodman - a former contestant on Trump's " Celebrity Apprentice " reality show - flew to Pyongyang to ...

Jun 14 2017

Paul Ryan: 'Let Robert Mueller Do His Job'

Ryan urged President Trump to allow Special Counsel Robert S. Mueller III to continue the Russian Federation investigation, even as GOP leaders grew visibly frustrat...

Jun 14 2017

Will Cosby testify at sex assault trial? Lawyers remain mum

Bill Cosby's accuser Andrea Constand leaves the courtroom after closing arguments in the Cosby trial at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania....

Jun 14 2017

Sessions contradicts Comey on Trump exchange

Sessions last appeared before the Senate in his January 10 confirmation hearing. Rosenstein said he has seen no evidence of good cause to fire the special prosecutor o...

Jun 14 2017

Melania, Barron Trump move into White House

The pair had previously stayed in NY so that Barron could complete the school year. He is expected to attend St. Andrews Episcopal school, just outside Washington, in t...

Jun 14 2017

Winning Powerball Ticket Worth $447.8 Million Sold In Riverside County

California lottery officials said a sole winning ticket was sold at the Marietta Liquor & Deli, but they won't reveal when the purchase took place to avoid encouraging ...

Jun 14 2017

Family says US college student released by NKorea is in coma

The ultimate goal of the hearings is to "create a picture for the American people of what happened in this election and what would happen again" if measures aren't take...

Jun 14 2017

Mattis blames Congress for poor state of US combat readiness

USA warplanes have launched airstrikes three times against what they have identified as pro-government forces that have come to close to the US base. He said that Cong...

Jun 14 2017

Defense to call more witnesses in cop's manslaughter trial

The defense called an expert Thursday who testified that Yanez used “justifiable deadly force” in shooting Castile, who had informed him that he was carrying a gun. Mom...

Jun 14 2017

Five facts about Attorney General Jeff Sessions

Sessions won't describe his conversations with President Donald Trump about the firing of FBI Director James Comey. A Trump confidant, Chris Ruddy, told "PBS NewsHour...

Jun 14 2017

Bill stops tax credits for those in USA illegally

While many Republican lawmakers claim Trump's various Russian Federation scandals have managed to distract from the business of actually passing legislation, they s...

Jun 14 2017

Trump to tout apprenticeships as way to fill jobs gap

Other participants will include White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, of Kenosha, White House senior adviser Stephen Miller, Wisconsin Secretary of Workforce Develop...

Jun 14 2017

Bill Cosby jury wants police testimony read back

As jurors deliberated three aggravated sexual assault charges against Cosby, his publicist Andrew Wyatt read aloud a statement by Marguerite Jackson, a student adviser at...

Jun 14 2017

James Mattis says USA committed to Asian-Pacific nations

The Trump administration has pledged to work with China on North Korea , but Trump has said the United States would act unilaterally if China did not step in. "While ...