Category: U.S

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staffJanuary 5, 2018

Trump denounces book as full of lies

Donald Trump says a book containing damaging allegations about his administration is “full of lies”. The book cites former top ...

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staffJanuary 4, 2018

First Florida snow in 29 years as major storm hits US

The US National Weather Service warned that a major winter storm would bring heavy snow and ice, from Florida in ...

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staffJanuary 4, 2018

Trump dissolves election fraud panel after states balk at data requests

U.S President Donald Trump on Wednesday shut down a presidential commission charged with looking into allegations of electoral fraud during ...

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staffDecember 28, 2017

Miss America group asks former winners to help it reform after email scandal

The Miss America group is seeking the help of former pageant winners and directors, after a scandal over vulgar emails ...

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staffDecember 27, 2017

Obama warns on harmful social media use

Former US President Barack Obama has warned against the irresponsible use of social media, in a rare interview since stepping ...

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staffDecember 24, 2017

Miss America executives quit over emails

The Miss America Organization CEO, Sam Haskell, has resigned over leaked emails that disparaged pageant contestants. The organisation said it ...

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staffDecember 23, 2017

Astronaut who first flew alone dies at 80

Bruce McCandless, who was captured in a stunning photograph in 1984 as he made the first untethered flight in space, ...

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staffDecember 20, 2017

YouTube prankster admits killing boyfriend in stunt gone awry

A YouTube prankster from the US state of Minnesota has admitted fatally shooting her boyfriend in a videotaped stunt they ...

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staffDecember 20, 2017

Cardinal Bernard Law, archbishop at center of Catholic sex scandal, dies at 86

Cardinal Bernard Law, the former Boston archbishop who was forced to resign 15 years ago amid a major Catholic church ...

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staffDecember 19, 2017

Final votes loom on Republican tax bill

The Republican-controlled Congress plans final passage later of the most sweeping overhaul of the US tax system in more than ...