Category: U.S

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staffSeptember 27, 2017

US-Mexico border wall prototype construction starts

The US government has announced the start of construction on eight prototype barriers for the border with Mexico, a campaign ...

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staffSeptember 27, 2017

Trump candidate Luther Strange loses Alabama primary to Roy Moore

US President Donald Trump’s pick for Alabama’s Senate race has lost the state’s Republican primary to a firebrand Christian conservative. ...

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staffSeptember 27, 2017

Hurricane Irma death toll rises to 72 in Florida

Hurricane Irma killed 72 people in Florida when it battered the southern state on September 10, according to an updated ...

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staffSeptember 22, 2017

Erdogan, Trump hold talks in New York

NEW YORK – Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday met with U.S. President Donald Trump in New York, in ...

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staffSeptember 21, 2017

Oklahoma police shoot and kill deaf man holding metal pole in his front yard

Oklahoma City police shot dead a deaf man who was holding a metal pole in his front yard and allegedly ...

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staffSeptember 21, 2017

California sues Trump over border wall plans

The state of California filed a lawsuit Wednesday against President Donald Trump over his plans to build a border wall ...

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staffSeptember 21, 2017

Cancer Patient Found a Stem-Cell Donor, but the U.S. Hasn’t Granted Her a Visa

A Southern California woman battling leukemia has been unable to obtain a stem cell transplant from her sister in Vietnam ...

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staffSeptember 19, 2017

Trump warns of ‘rogue nation’ threat in speech to UN

US President Donald Trump has warned of the threat from “rogue nations” in a speech to the UN General Assembly, ...

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staffSeptember 18, 2017

LGBT student shot dead by US Police

Police in the US state of Georgia have shot and killed an LGBT student activist, leading to an independent investigation. ...

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staffSeptember 13, 2017

Gay rights activist Edith Windsor dies aged 88

Gay rights activist Edith Windsor, whose same-sex marriage fight led to a landmark US ruling, has died aged 88. Her ...