Stories about USA

Feb 11 2016

President Obama Bemoans 'Poisonous Political Climate,' Calls for Civility

President Obama will travel to Springfield, Illinois Wednesday, where his political career began in the Illinois State Senate, on the nine year anniversary of when he a...

Feb 11 2016

China confirms first case of Zika virus

U.S. Soccer said in a statement Tuesday afternoon, "The safety of our athletes and staff is always the highest priority, and we are taking all necessary precautions in re...

Feb 11 2016

Ferguson in a futile fight with the hammer of justice

After the release of the report and several months of negotiations, the city announced a deal with the DOJ in January that would have mandated changes to its policing...

Feb 11 2016

Man Charged in Shooting, Decapitating Grandmother in Oklahoma City

She did not know whether he had an attorney. The motive for the slayings is not yet known. Police are investigating the city's eighth and ninth homicides of the year ...

Feb 11 2016

Unruly passenger diverts Boston-San Diego flight to Denver

The remaining passengers eventually arrived in San Diego at around 10:20 p.m. local time. Check back for updates on this developing story . When the crew informed hi...