Category: U.S

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staffOctober 25, 2017

Judge sentences former Philadelphia DA to 5 years in prison

A judge on Tuesday sentenced former Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams to five years in prison for bribery. Williams pleaded ...

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staffOctober 25, 2017

U.S. resumes admitting refugees with new screening for 11 countries

President Donald Trump issued an executive order allowing the United States to resume admitting refugees with new screening for some ...

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staffOctober 25, 2017

FBI docs reveal Sandy Hook shooter’s interest in mass murder

The FBI released more than 1,500 pages of documents Tuesday related to its investigation of Adam Lanza, the man who ...

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staffOctober 25, 2017

Supreme Court dismisses last remaining travel ban appeal

The U.S. Supreme Court dismissed the final remaining appeal challenging President Donald Trump’s March travel ban. A brief statement issued ...

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staffOctober 16, 2017

California fire toll rises to 40

The death toll from California’s wildfires rose to 40 on Sunday (Oct 15) but firefighters reported progress in battling the ...

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staffOctober 15, 2017

US porn king offers $10mn for ‘smoking gun’ to impeach Trump

Unease over Donald Trump appears to have hit a new level after ‘porn king’ Larry Flynt offered the hefty sum ...

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staffOctober 15, 2017

1 injured in Virginia State University campus shooting

Virginia State University (VSU) has been placed on lockdown following a shooting on campus, the college’s police department tweeted. Authorities ...

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staffOctober 11, 2017

Scores missing in deadly California fires

More than 150 people are missing in wildfires that have ravaged northern California’s wine region, police say. At least 15 ...

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staffOctober 9, 2017

Ankara suspends visa services in Washington in tit-for-tat response to US

The Turkish authorities said they are suspending all non-immigrant visa services provided by the Turkish mission facilities based in Washington ...

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staffOctober 9, 2017

Trump ties border wall to Dreamer plan

The White House has tied any new deal on young undocumented immigrants to a clampdown on illegal immigration, including a ...