Category: U.S

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staffApril 24, 2018

George H W Bush hospitalised a day after his wife’s funeral

Former US President George H W Bush has been hospitalised with an infection the day after his wife Barbara’s funeral. ...

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staffApril 18, 2018

Mike Pompeo, CIA chief, made secret trip to North Korea

CIA director Mike Pompeo travelled to Pyongyang for a secret meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, US media report. ...

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staffApril 18, 2018

Southwest Airlines jet engine ‘explosion’ leaves woman dead

A woman who was partially sucked out of a window of a US passenger plane after an engine exploded in ...

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staffApril 18, 2018

Former US First Lady Barbara Bush dies

Barbara Bush, the former US first lady and literacy campaigner, has died at the age of 92. She was the ...

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staffApril 16, 2018

Starbucks apologises amid backlash over arrest of black men

Coffee chain Starbucks has apologised after two black men were arrested while waiting for a friend at one of their ...

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staffApril 5, 2018

Louise Pietrewicz: Remains found in basement 50 years on

Authorities in New York state have identified the skeletal remains of a woman who vanished from her Long Island farming ...

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staffApril 1, 2018

Trump says DACA deal for young immigrants is off

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump on Sunday said on Twitter that there will not be a deal on legalizing ...

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staffMarch 24, 2018

Huge gun-control rallies sweep US

Hundreds of thousands of protesters are taking to the streets across the US to call for tighter gun control. The ...

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staffMarch 22, 2018

US drops assault charges against 11 of Turkish president’s security team

WASHINGTON – Federal prosecutors have decided to dismiss charges against 11 of 15 members of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ...

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staffMarch 21, 2018

Latest Austin incident not a bomb – police

The reported explosion on Tuesday evening that injured one man in a charity shop in Austin, Texas, was an incendiary ...