Stories about U.S.

Sep 06 2016

Mother: Family 'deeply grieving' boy who disappeared in 1989

Heinrich, 52, had been previously arrested in October on federal child pornography charges. The Stearns County Sheriff's Office, assisted by the Minnesota Bureau of Cri...

Sep 06 2016

No. 2 Clemson, Watson survive 19-13 scare against Auburn

Once I got past that, it was like that every game; it was football again. "I am very proud of our defense", Malzahn said. They are going to keep us in games and buy our...

Sep 06 2016

Tim Kaine says Trump encouraged Watergate-like hack of DNC by Russians

This corrupt, special interest-serving politicization has exploded in the nearly eight-years of the Obama Administration. Of the 13 mobile devices determined by the Fed...

Sep 03 2016

Facebook's Internet Plans Blow Up With A SpaceX Rocket

A SpaceX rocket blew up on a launchpad in Florida, marking the second loss of a spacecraft by Elon Musk's venture in a little more than a year and hobbling a Facebook I...

Sep 02 2016

Airline mixes up 5-year-old boys, flies them to wrong cities

In fact, she said the unknown boy had her son Andy's passport. Martinez told the Daily News that she would never fly with JetBlue again. According to ABC News , la...

Sep 02 2016

Feds can ban gun sales to medical marijuana patients

A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld federal regulations that prevented a woman with a medical marijuana card from buying a firearm in Nevada, in a ruling that cit...

Aug 31 2016

US home prices rise in June at slowest pace in 10 months

In June, the only major USA cities among the 20 tracked by Case-Shiller to see greater annual price gains were Portland, Oregon (up 12.6 percent) and Seattle (up 11 perce...

Aug 30 2016

Libertarians say Gary Johnson exclusion from Veterans forum "Shameful"

The first presidential debate is about a month away, and if the voters have their way, there will be three candidates on stage, not two. "We really think we're going to...

Aug 30 2016

LAX Briefly Shut Down After Reports Of Unconfirmed Shooter

There was no shooting and no injuries. Police at LAX also detained and questioned a man in a Zorro costume, but found no direct connection to the reports of gunfire which...

Aug 30 2016

Driver charged in Minnesota crash that killed 2 firefighters

Michael Johnson, 28, of Baraga, is now in the Anoka County Jail after crashing a truck that killed 25-year-old Alan J. Swartz of Baraga, and 23-year-old James F. Accordin...

Aug 29 2016

Two Killed, 41 Injured in Crash Involving Unlicensed Bus Driver

She says Chief Spencer Chauvin was among three firefighters thrown off the raised section of Interstate 10 near LaPlace and into water below. There were 35-40 people on...

Aug 26 2016

US Treasury issues warning to European Union over Apple tax probe

In a new white paper , the Treasury claimed that the European Commission's investigations risked turning it into a "supra-national tax authority". In a statement the...

Aug 26 2016

Libertarian Johnson to appear on Ohio ballot

The Libertarian Party of OH made a dicey move to try to get their presidential nominee, Gary Johnson, onto the ballot. Libertarians aren't recognized as a political par...

Aug 25 2016

Police chief was surprised by violence after fatal shooting

Mayor Tom Barrett told a news conference: "There is a curfew that will be more strictly enforced tonight for teenagers". Police body camera footage showed Smith holdi...

Aug 25 2016

Despite increases, feds say Obamacare remains affordable for OH enrollees

In addition to fewer choices, several insurance companies in Missouri have also disclosed plans to raise premiums, some significantly. The Department of Insurance lists...

Aug 24 2016

Nick Cannon is going to college and 'Drumline' comparisons begin

Nick Cannon is apparently one of the many students who will be cracking books, sharpening pencils, and breaking out a brand new backpack at the beginning of the 2016 s...

Aug 24 2016

Campaign's rising rent at Trump Tower came as space expanded

Donald Trump prides himself on running a minimalist, even austere, presidential campaign. Republican nominee Donald Trump raised his own rent when it became clear he...

Aug 21 2016

Com Is Shutting Down

Gawker Media's six other digital platforms are expected to continue working, after Univision announced it had entered into an agreement to acquire them for $135 million,...

Aug 21 2016

Clinton Foundation Ends CGI, Changes Foreign Gift Acceptance

Trump has talked of a 2009 series of emails that showed Douglas J. Band, a chief adviser to Bill Clinton, seeking to arrange a meeting between a senior US government offi...

Aug 19 2016

NC Organizations Send Volunteers, Aid to Flood-Ravaged Louisiana

More than two dozen American Red Cross volunteers from Central Florida are heading to flooded areas in Louisiana Tuesday. American Red Cross local leaders are hopef...