Stories about USA

Jun 16 2017

Tillerson: US committed to 'One China' policy, also Taiwan

Joaquin Castro (D-TX) in response to questioning on Tuesday morning before the House Foreign Affairs Committee. "It is the Department of State and myself (who are respo...

Jun 16 2017

Members of Congress set for annual baseball game a day after shooting

Steve Scalise , the House majority whip who was critically wounded when a gunman opened fire at a Republican baseball practice in Virginia on Wednesday. Scalise was field...

Jun 16 2017

President Trump returns to Twitter to gripe about Russian Federation probe 'WITCH HUNT'

Elizabeth Warren during debate over Jeff Sessions' nomination to attorney general on the Senate floor. Kamala Harris of California (home state of Rep. "Yet Kamala Ha...

Jun 16 2017

Hodgkinson, the Alexandria shooter, was living in van, called a 'loner'

To think the Republican Party can call this man their idol is un-American. Police arrested Hodgkinson and his wife and charged them with domestic battery and aggravated...

Jun 16 2017

Congressional Shooting Prompts Unity On Hill

Davis, sporting a purple tie during the interview , said the game has not been canceled and the Republican team will be wearing Louisiana State University gear in honor ...

Jun 16 2017

Hannity Calls for Mueller and Deputy AG Rosenstein To Recuse Themselves, Resign

White House Senior Advisor Jared Kushner sits with his wife Ivanka Trump (L) at President Donald Trump's joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in t...

Jun 16 2017

The Congressional Baseball Game Goes On, So Do Surgeries for Scalise

As of Wednesday evening, Scalise, La., remained in critical condition after undergoing surgery at MedStar Washington Hospital Center , a hospital spokeswoman said . The...

Jun 16 2017

Gov. Cuomo taps veteran judge for state's top court

Gov. Andrew Cuomo revealed today that he would nominate State Supreme Court Judge Paul Feinman to the New York Court of Appeals, replacing the late Associate Justic...

Jun 16 2017

State Capitol Demonstration Planned After Yanez-Castile Verdict

Paul and Minneapolis. Ramsey County District Judge William H. Leary III on Tuesday granted the jury's request to view again videos of the traffic stop, as captured by t...

Jun 16 2017

Attack on lawmakers stirs memories of Giffords shooting

Giffords, who was severely wounded after Loughner shot her in the head, said she was heartbroken over the latest attack today. I found out much later after the surger...

Jun 16 2017

Here's what happens now that Bill Cosby's jury is deadlocked

In court, the judge then read a new charge to the jury and told them to go back and continue their deliberations. "I have three friends for you to make you relax". Pennsy...

Jun 16 2017

Sessions brands Russian Federation collusion claims a 'lie'

The office of Director of National Intelligence declined to comment. Barely a month after Trump dismissed Comey, rumors have been circulating that he may yet seek to sa...

Jun 16 2017

Newspaper: Mueller probe looking at obstruction by President Trump

In a pivotal shift in the investigation that has riveted Americans like no other for decades, senior intelligence officials have agreed to be interviewed by investigators...

Jun 16 2017

Comatose student released by North Korea arrives in Ohio, USA

North Korea has freed an imprisoned USA citizen from its custody, Turkey's Anadolu Agency (AA) reported Secretary of State Rex Tillerson as saying on Tuesday. The star...

Jun 16 2017

Donald Trump, Melania visit wounded Congressman Steve Scalise in hospital

Many members of the congressional GOP baseball team huddled in a dugout while Capitol police - who were part of Scalise's security detail - and local Alexandria police...

Jun 16 2017

Scalise in critical condition

Leaders Nancy Pelosi and Paul Ryan addressed Congress and the nation following the attack. Republicans and Democrats alike vowed to play an annual charity baseball...

Jun 16 2017

Injured US Congressman has 3rd surgery after shooting

The FBI has taken over the investigation because the attack involved violence against a federal official. Trump, after visiting the Louisiana Republican at the hospital...

Jun 16 2017

Bernie Sanders denounces Alexandria shooter who volunteered on his campaign

Steve Scalise , a congressional staffer and members of the congressional police force were shot in Alexandria , Virginia, in what sources are calling an apparent "delibe...

Jun 16 2017

USA appeals court upholds decision to block Donald Trump's travel ban

But the case also underlies a disturbing truth: Even if opponents succeed in stopping President Donald Trump from implementing this particular version of the Muslim ban...

Jun 16 2017

Donald Trump now being investigated over alleged obstruction of justice

The Washington Post , citing unnamed U.S. officials, reported on Wednesday the special counsel, Robert Mueller , overseeing a probe into the alleged Russian interferenc...