Stories about USA

Apr 27 2017

Suspected Russia Hackers 'Targeted Macron Campaign'

A Japanese cybersecurity firm has found links to a possible attempted hacking of the Macron campaign in the 2017 French Presidential election, drawing comparison with the...

Apr 26 2017

Sonny Perdue confirmed as US Secretary of Agriculture

As governor of Georgia, Perdue enacted strict food-safety regulations after a deadly salmonella outbreak was traced to peanut butter from Georgia. During his confirmat...

Apr 25 2017

Spicer defends White House policy on visitor logs

The Obama White House still elected to publish some 6 million records online, marking a departure from the Bush administration's more secretive policy. And it should. The...

Apr 23 2017

Sessions to tour Arizona-Mexico border Tuesday

Sessions will meet with chiefs of police Tuesday after touring the U.S. -Mexico border in Arizona. "The lawlessness, the abdication of duty to enforce our laws and the ca...

Apr 23 2017

Takeaways from the Clinton campaign autopsy "Shattered"

Democratic vote-counter Steve Schale had called to tell campaign officials that Hillary would not be winning the state, coming "up short" behind Trump. Joe Biden thou...

Apr 23 2017

Turkey says European rights court has no jurisdiction over referendum

Opposition parties filed formal requests Tuesday to void the results over voting irregularities, particularly an electoral board decision to accept ballots without offici...

Apr 22 2017

Tennessee student and teacher accused of kidnapping found safe

Authorities were on a nationwide manhunt for the two, after Tennessee authorities said they were deeply concerned "about his intentions for her". "I'm glad this is ov...

Apr 21 2017

National Football League to release 2017 schedule Thursday night

Francesa just announced the #Giants 2017 schedule on air. A Super Bowl rematch! But none will compete with the Falcons' highly anticipated trip to New England in on...

Apr 21 2017

Trump 'Buy American' edict may have little impact on US steel

He said his administration is going to enforce "Hire American" rules that are created to protect jobs and wages of workers in the United States. "Instead they should be...

Apr 20 2017

The right wall of separation: When Blaine Amendments go too far

There is not infinite money, so not all applications will be successful: the government will invariably be giving money, directly, to some religious institutions and no...

Apr 19 2017

Lawsuit: Man deported after being part of DACA protection program

If these claims are true, he would be the first DACA-protected undocmented immigrant to face the wrath of Trump's newly-energized deportation force. Montes' suit says h...

Apr 16 2017

Man says brother might be among 4 dead in NY

A sharp or edged instrument was used in the killings. Victims include 18-year-old Jorge Tigre, whose family says had been friends with the gang members but attempted to...

Apr 16 2017

District attorney: New developments in slain jogger case

There were also signs that she had struggled with her attacker. Sources said Ortiz was being held at the State Police barracks in Millbury, and is due to be arraigned o...

Apr 14 2017

Lions Easter egg hunt planned for April 15

Check with your local church or organization on times and locations but here are a few we know about. Meet in the football grandstands of the Corvallis Community Events C...

Apr 14 2017

Wikileaks Is A 'Non-State, Hostile Intelligence Service — CIA Director

He then blasted WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as "a fraud" and "a coward, hiding behind a screen", and he criticized National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowde...

Apr 13 2017

Allies Of Syria's Assad Say U.S. Attack Crosses 'Red Lines'

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley said that new actions could be taken against Syria. "It just - if you look at his actions, if you look at the situation, it's going to be hard...

Apr 10 2017

Final Four: Three takeaways from Gonzaga's thrilling win over SC

Collins was even better, with 14 points, 13 rebounds and six blocks. Thornwell finished his college career with 1,926 points, 681 rebounds and 389 assists . "Jus...

Apr 08 2017

Michigan boy, 11, hangs himself after social media prank

According to BuzzFeed , the girl being charged allegedly used her own social media account and those of her friends to make it seem as though she had died by suicide ...

Apr 07 2017

Remains might be linked to pair of missing persons cases in Missouri

The 17-year-old was last seen leaving Belton High School in May 2007. Runions, 21, was last seen leaving a party with 28-year-old Kylr Yust , a friend of her boyfriend, ...

Apr 07 2017

Judge Blocks Indiana Mandate Requiring Ultrasound Hours Before Abortion

In last week's U.S. Senate vote, Vice President Pence broke a 50-50 tie to advance a bill allowing states to block federal "Title X" family planning funds from orga...