Stories about U.S.

Oct 02 2016

Millenials unenthused about Clinton, Trump

Donald Trump says the moderator of next week's presidential debate is being pushed into favoring Hillary Clinton , unlike Matt Lauer did in the last contest. Clinton to...

Sep 30 2016

Pence to spend weekend on debate prep in IN

The debate will air on every major network and cable channel, as well as via live streaming online. Kaine will be off the trail in Raleigh, North Carolina, preparing fo...

Sep 29 2016

Republicans Forbes and former Sen. Warner disagree over presidential candidates

He is a former Navy secretary and Senate Armed Service Committee chairman. Several other former high-ranking Republicans have already endorsed Clinton over Trump includ...

Sep 29 2016

House explosion kills fire battalion chief, a rising star

FDNY Battalion Chief Michael Fahy was killed in the Tuesday morning Bronx blast. . Nine firefighters , six police officers, three Con Edison workers and two civilians ...

Sep 27 2016

Rise in murder, violent crime in 2015, after historic lows

New crime statistics released on Monday show the estimated number of murders in New Mexico was 117, or a 15.8 percent jump from the 2014 estimate. These stats come from t...

Sep 27 2016

Man killed in early Sunday shooting in east Las Vegas Valley

Details about the argument have not been released. Authorities are treating his incident as a hostage/barricade situation. Police were phoned on Sunday a bit before noo...

Sep 27 2016

United Nations takes no action after arguments over Aleppo

A diplomatic solution to the fighting looked unlikely as U.S. and Russian diplomats disagreed at a UN Security Council meeting called to discuss the violence, which has e...

Sep 27 2016

Marlins will honor Jose Fernandez with No. 16 jerseys on Monday

Fernandez was scheduled to pitch Sunday against the Braves in Atlanta, but the team pushed his start back to Monday against the Mets due to his prodigious numbers pitch...

Sep 25 2016

Sacramento mayor tackles protester who hit him with pie

The Sacramento Bee has a video interview from jail with 32-year-old Sean Thompson who talked about his reasons for throwing a pie at the mayor, which he said "was the ...

Sep 25 2016

Wells Fargo cutting sales goal in wake of hefty fine

Scrapping sales targets is a dramatic shift considering Wells Fargo had set an internal goal of selling at least eight financial products - checking accounts or debit c...

Sep 24 2016

Charlotte mayor asks 2016 hopefuls to delay visits

The mayor of Charlotte would prefer if both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump delay their planned visits to the town. Clinton is planning to reschedule the visit for a w...

Sep 24 2016

Pilot Killed in U-2 Spy Plane Crash Identified

A U.S. Air Force Hazmat team inspects the wreckage of a U.S. Air Force U-2 spy plane that crashed in the Sutter Butte mountains, Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, near Yuba City, ...

Sep 24 2016

Clinton, Trump scrap plans to visit Charlotte after mayor's plea

Clinton also weighed in on the reason for much of the demonstrations, the death of Keith Lamont Scott, an black man fatally shot by a police officer earlier this week. In...

Sep 24 2016

Ted Cruz endorses Donald Trump for president

Perhaps most crucially, 56 per cent of voters say they would be afraid. In swing states, Trump has now pulled ahead in OH and Florida, though he continues to struggle g...

Sep 23 2016

Don King lets slip racial slur at Donald Trump event in Cleveland

But as the race nears its conclusion in less than two months, their comments carry even more weight. In his effort to boost Trump's popularity with African-Americans - wh...

Sep 22 2016

Student charged, teacher under investigation after fistfight

The fight between the Lincoln High School student and teacher stemmed from an argument in the classroom, according to police. One of the men asked the students a questi...

Sep 20 2016

Diane James announced as new leader of UKIP

MEP Ms James, the deputy chairman of UKIP, won 8,451 votes - nearly half of the total - to take the top job. "I don't have the same national profile as Diane, she is in...

Sep 18 2016

Brady and Harbaugh had catch before MI game

No. 4 MI (2-0) tried to avoid listening to the praise it is getting for beating Hawaii and Central Florida by a combined score of 114-17 while it prepared to play Colora...

Sep 17 2016

6000 barrels of gasoline released in Shelby County Colonial Pipeline leak

Colonial said it has begun transporting gasoline through a second pipeline it operates in the area, and that it should get fuel at least as far as Western Alabama. Colo...

Sep 16 2016

Investigation ongoing into fatal police shooting of boy, 13

The family said in a statement released by a Columbus law firm that it retained to investigate the shooting that "numerous witness accounts are in direct conflict with ...