Stories about USA

Apr 08 2017

No Putin-Assad Contacts in Plans Yet - Kremlin Spokesman

Washington said it fired a barrage of 59 cruise missiles at the Shayrat base in response to what President Donald Trump called a "barbaric" chemical attack on a rebel-hel...

Apr 08 2017

Could Romney take Hatch's place in the Senate?

Mitt Romney , the one-time presidential nominee and leading Trump critic, is exploring a run for Hatch's Senate seat. The Atlantic article also says "two people close...

Apr 07 2017

Driver using phone hits cop enforcing distracted driving law

Distracted driving is any activity, such as grooming, eating, or the most common diversion - texting - that takes a driver's attention off the road. "But we want to be ...

Apr 06 2017

Immigration arrests at Mexican border continue to plummet

Congressional Republicans have estimated a more moderate price tag of $12 billion to $15 billion. Two of the businesses bidding on the wall are based in North Texas ...

Apr 06 2017

Federal judge blocks Indiana abortion ultrasound measure

Senate's passage of a bill that could make it easier for state and local governments to withhold federal funding to organizations offering family services. But such a...

Apr 06 2017

Advertisers flee Bill O'Reilly's show but impact unclear

But as you point out, he was with Roger Ailes all the way, and he's going to be with Bill O'Reilly all the way, and he may feel that in his own way, he himself has been w...

Apr 05 2017

North Carolina beat Gonzaga, 71-65, to win NCAA title

Point guard Nigel Williams-Goss, Gonzaga's leader, felt it after the Zags' 71-65 loss to North Carolina. "It was a slugfest out there", Gonzaga head coach Mark Few sa...

Apr 05 2017

West Virginia House votes for medical marijuana

Randy Brodehl is the sponsor of the bill and rejected the amendment. "I'm asking for a do not concur, as being only fair to the House of Representatives", Brodehl said. ...

Apr 04 2017

Priyanka Chopra's latest addiction has a Salman Khan connection

So in case you need proof of why she deserves the title or perhaps just another excuse to appreciate her beauty, here she is on the covers of 13 magazines, Indian and glo...

Apr 04 2017

President Trump to Meet Egypt's El-Sisi in Shift From Obama's Policy

And in a speech outlining his strategy a year ago, he mentioned only two world leaders by name as natural allies in that effort. "We are going to be discussing the gene...

Apr 04 2017

Donald Trump is Already Living in the Past

In hacked emails from the DNC released before the Democratic National Convention, it was revealed that then-CNN contributor Donna Brazille told the Clinton campaign that ...

Apr 03 2017

Tester Undecided On Supreme Court Nomination Vote

But to do so, they will likely have to override Democratic objections and unilaterally change Senate rules so that Gorsuch can be confirmed with a simple majority in th...

Apr 03 2017

Mom, daughter die in severe storm in Louisiana

The victims were identified as Francine Gotch, 38, and 3-year-old Neville Alexander, the St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Office said . Ginny Higgins told USA Today. "This is...

Apr 02 2017

UConn Huskies take on Mississippi State Bulldogs in Final Four showdown

Unfortunately, reality hit for them in the Final Four. Today they deserved to win, they beat us. UConn's bench players combined for a single point with four turnovers on ...

Apr 01 2017

Trump says he expects a health care deal soon

Chris Christie admitted he didn't agree with Nunes' actions but said recusal is a "personal decision". Last week, Nunes announced he obtained "dozens of reports" sh...

Apr 01 2017

Seattle sues Trump administration over 'sanctuary cities' order

Mayor Ed Murray said Wednesday the executive order issued in January punishing "sanctuary cities" is unconstitutional. In a White House briefing Monday, U.S Attorney ...

Mar 31 2017

Draft memo offers first look at Trump's plans for NAFTA

The peso hit a historic low in January on concerns that Trump would follow through on his threat to overhaul the trade agreement with Mexico and Canada. "Many people thin...

Mar 31 2017

Government watchdog to scrutinize security expenses of Trump's Mar-a-Lago trips

Earlier this month, four senators wrote an official letter to President Trump demanding the publication of visitor logs in the White House. Sen. Udall, who has accuse...

Mar 31 2017

Prosecutor has no compassion for serial killer

The 64-year-old was found beaten in his Toledo prison cell two days ago and authorities have now confirmed his death. Serial killer and former nurse's aide Donald Harve...

Mar 30 2017

Lok Sabha passes GST Bill, PM Modi congratulates people

The Centre will also levy and collect the Integrated Goods and Services Tax (IGST) on all inter-state supply of goods and services. Several countries have implemented GS...