Stories about USA

Jan 25 2017

President Donald Trump signs executive order to end Obamacare

On Friday Trump signed an executive order concerning the 2010 healthcare law, urging US agencies to "waive, defer, grant exemptions from, or delay the implementation" o...

Jan 21 2017

Take 2: ULA set to try rocket launch again tonight

The new launch window is scheduled for 7:42 to 8:22 p.m. Friday. A 40-minute launch window opens at 7:46 p.m. ET Thursday. Spectators are flocking into Space Coast area...

Jan 19 2017

President Obama welcomes Chicago Cubs to White House

Obama said he was believed he was leaving behind a more tolerant America, but admitted he was anxious about inequality and disenfranchisement. " Chelsea Manning has se...

Jan 19 2017

Three quakes rattle Italian central areas

The belltower of the town's Sant'Agostino church, which had been badly damaged in August, finally collapsed. The worst of which struck in August, claiming 299 lives and i...

Jan 15 2017

Chuck Schumer opposed Jeff Sessions' Attorney General nomination

Addressing the Senate, he said Sessions is not fit to serve as America's top server of justice. Then, in 1986, President Ronald Reagan nominated him to a federal judges...

Jan 12 2017

Ivanka Trump goes public about exiting fashion label and Trump Organization

I will no longer be involved with the management or operations of either company. President-elect Trump has said he will pass his own business interests over to his sons,...

Jan 05 2017

Macy's to close at Sarasota Square

Today's announcement by Macy's regarding the store in Henrietta is a reflection of the rapidly changing landscape of retail. That store opened in 2008 and employs abo...

Dec 30 2016

UFC 207: Ronda Rousey weighs in at 135 pounds

She could also silence the doubters and critics that have emerged since she hit the ground at UFC 193 while also bidding adieu with the bantamweight title belt in her ha...

Dec 30 2016

Trump and Sprint Announce 5000 U.S. Jobs

In a statement , Sprint said that the job openings would be in customer service and in sales. During his campaign, the NY businessman pledged to do more to protect...

Dec 30 2016

How to dispose of your old Christmas tree in NYC

West gravel parking lot on 21st and Arthur, according to the city's website . Los Angeles residents are being urged to recycle their trees so they can be turned into ...

Dec 29 2016

Q2 Weather: High winds making driving hard in eastern Montana

High near 41. Wind chill values between 25 and 35. North wind around 20 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 35 miles per hour. A temperature-precipitation outlook for...

Dec 23 2016

What, no church on Christmas? Some churches won't hold Sunday services

Prayer Thursdays 7:00 p.m. Prayer breakfast first Saturday 9:00-10:30 a.m. The church will also be holding a Christmas worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Dec. Pastors in the...

Dec 23 2016

Unemployment rates in region remain below state, national rates

Unemployment rates in the Defiance six-county area remained below the state and national figures in November according to information released Tuesday by the Ohio Depart...

Dec 21 2016

Canada calls for unconditional release of kidnapped couple in Afghanistan

The footage from the Taliban-aligned Haqqani network shows Canadian Joshua Boyle and American Caitlan Coleman with two young boys, who appeared healthy. The couple we...

Dec 20 2016

Toddler Son Found Alone in Snow-Covered Car

Carmon, 26, is being at the Adams County jail in lieu of $50,000 bail and on suspicion of criminally negligent child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury. The boy was...

Dec 10 2016

American Astronaut and senator John Glenn dead at 95

On February 20, 1962, Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth, as the USA was plunged into a space race against the Soviet Union. Take a look at one of A...

Dec 08 2016

Trump to attend Army-Navy game Saturday

The win gave the Black Knights a winning record at 6-5 and after covering as a 43.5-point favorite, Army also has a winning record at the betting window at 6-5 as well....

Dec 07 2016

California Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon Takes Swipe at President-Elect Trump

Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León, D-Los Angeles, said state leaders will stand strongly against any attempts to return to mass deportation programs of the 1950s. Tr...

Dec 06 2016

Trump expands list of candidates to head State Dep't

As for Trump himself, Snowden told Couric, "I wonder when it is that he thinks America was great". Also under consideration for the secretary of state are Senate Fore...

Dec 04 2016

Southern plagues: Drought, flood, fire and now killer storms

Jackson County Sheriff Chuck Phillips told WAFF that they appeared to be from the same household, and other residences had been damaged. The three fatalities were kil...