Stories about USA

Feb 04 2016

Tornadoes touch down in Alabama, Mississippi

The storm then moved into Alabama , where it spawned at least one "large and extremely unsafe tornado " in Pickens County, the National Weather Service said. There we...

Feb 04 2016

Virginia Tech student facing more serious charge in slaying

In this January 31, 2016 photo, troopers prepare to search the Duck Pond in Blacksburg , Va. The investigation continued in the death of Nicole Madison Lovell as a state...

Feb 04 2016

Donald Trump Nominated for 'Nobel Peace Prize'

Only qualified nominators can propose candidates for the Nobel Peace Prize, according to the Nobel Prize website . It's a proposition so outlandish to some that critic...

Feb 04 2016

Ted Cruz Lashes Out at Marco Rubio, Donald Trump After Iowa Win

Ted Cruz of Texas. Entrance polls of Iowa caucus-goers showed 68 percent described themselves as very or somewhat liberal. "I think Trump will continue to fade". The Rep...

Feb 04 2016

NY inmate who sparked 3-week manhunt gets more prison time

Sweat was shot and captured two days later in the same area while heading toward the nearby Canadian border. The sentencing was broadcast live on Time Warner Cable News. ...