Stories about USA

Jun 24 2017

Sears to close another 20 stores

Sears will shutter two Maryland stores in its latest round of closings, including at Hunt Valley Towne Centre in Baltimore County and in Hagerstown. The plan was disclos...

Jun 23 2017

US Democrats look to future after big loss in Georgia election

Trump was referring to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , who is facing questions about her leadership after Democrats lost the Georgia special House election. "That...

Jun 20 2017

A historic celebration of freedom

Walls says one of the more important things about this event is to communicate and remember where we came from, so that we do not repeat our past. So, they can see some...

Jun 20 2017

Donald Trump's Cuba Policy, Explained

Trump has broken an age-old tradition for Republican and Democratic U.S. presidents of speaking out for human rights wherever they go. Russia's Foreign Ministry said...

Jun 19 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise's condition upgraded to 'serious'

Once recovered, Scalise will be able to walk and hopefully run, the doctor said. Rep. Steve Scalise is still in critical condition , but his health is improving, the...

Jun 18 2017

Scalise shooter went to Washington to "fix the tax system", wife says

The 66 year-old, who apparently volunteered with Bernie Sanders' failed presidential campaign, wounded four people including House Majority Whip Steve Scalise , be...

Jun 18 2017

Wife: Man who shot congressman wanted to work on tax policy

James Hodgkinson , 66, from Belleville, Illinois, was shot dead by police after opening fire in Alexandria, Virginia, on Wednesday. Capitol Police officers returned fire,...

Jun 16 2017

Trump attacks Hillary again over 'bleaching' emails

In a second tweet a few minutes later, the president once again called the Russian Federation investigation a "witch hunt" and called the people leading it "very bad", ap...

Jun 14 2017

LaVall Jordan named new men's basketball coach at Butler University

Jordan will replace Chris Holtmann , who left to become head coach at Ohio State . Jordan, an Albion, Michigan, native, joined Beilein's staff after assistant coachin...

Jun 11 2017

Trump rubbishes Comey's claims, says willing to respond under oath

White House staffers like Press Secretary Sean Spicer have defended Trump's speech in the weeks since, insisting the commitment was clear, even if the exact words were...

Jun 10 2017

White House tries to regroup, but Trump isn't helping

This request brings up some novel legal questions: Is access to a president's tweets and the information they contain comparable to a public town hall, despite the fact...

Jun 10 2017

Harris finishes second in 800 at NCAAs

It was a great competition. Despite missing out on advancing to Friday's finals, the Bears' 4x1 relay made its seventh appearance at the NCAA Outdoor Championships in t...

Jun 06 2017

Girl, 8, Banned From Soccer Game For Looking Like Boy

Milli's skill allows her to play alongside 11-year-olds even though she is younger. And she likes it that way. Her father, Gerardo Hernandez, couldn't be more proud. "The...

Jun 03 2017

Man arrested in theft of Portland train victim's ring

Police also recovered the backpack but Best's wallet was missing, Simpson said , adding that his family had hoped to recover phone numbers Best carried in the wallet. Po...

Jun 02 2017

Trump lashes out at leaks, considers staff upheaval

And the administration's pattern of attacking the media for offering "fabricated lies" and demanding investigations into those within the government who leak information ...

May 31 2017

UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

The Prime Minister said that the funding of the health service is linked to the performance of the economy, but she was committed to increasing funds for the NHS. But, Co...

May 29 2017

Maryland, Ohio St. meet in NCAA lacrosse championship

Kenzie Kent had five goals and five assists for Boston College, which reached the championship game for the first time. They came in record numbers to see a coronatio...

May 28 2017

Battlelines are being drawn between Republican senators on pre-existing conditions

The analysis said the House bill, the American Health Care Act , would reduce federal deficits by $ 119 billion over the next decade. Republican senators have consist...

May 28 2017

Police in Manchester arrest 3 men in connection with concert bombing

The bomb used in the attack appeared to contain carefully packed shrapnel and have a powerful, high velocity charge, according to leaked photographs from the investigatio...

May 28 2017

Phoenix police: Comicon suspect threatened police, performer

Fortune also said extra security would be put in place over the weekend and the number of entry and exit points would be cut down, which could lead to long lines. "He exh...