Tag: U.S

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staffDecember 8, 2017

Residents flee as California fires spread

Nearly 200,000 residents have been evacuated from their homes in California as firefighters battle several raging wildfires. Governor Jerry Brown ...

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staffDecember 5, 2017

Mass evacuation in California wildfire

Thousands of people have been forced to flee their homes north of Los Angeles as a fast-moving wildfire rips through ...

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staffDecember 2, 2017

Trump victory as Senate backs tax overhaul

US senators have passed a sweeping tax cuts bill, paving the way for Donald Trump’s first big legislative victory. The ...

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staffNovember 29, 2017

New York attack suspect pleads not guilty

A man accused of killing eight people and injuring 12 after driving a truck into pedestrians in New York in ...

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staffNovember 22, 2017

U.S. Christmas tree shortage may drive up prices

A Christmas tree shortage stemming from the economic recession a decade ago may drive up the cost of trees this ...

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staffNovember 22, 2017

8 rescued, 3 missing after U.S. Navy cargo plane crashes off Japan

A U.S. Navy aircraft with 11 people on board crashed into the Philippine Sea off Japan on Wednesday, authorities said. ...

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staffNovember 21, 2017

Trump names North Korea ‘a state sponsor of terror’

The US President Donald Trump has designated North Korea a state sponsor of terrorism; he also promised more US Treasury ...

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staffNovember 21, 2017

US ends Temporary Protected Status for 55,000 Haitians

The Haitian¬†community in the US is “shocked” and “speechless” after President Donald Trump’s administration announced that it was ending its ...

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staffNovember 17, 2017

Senate judiciary asks Kushner for missing emails

Senate judiciary leaders on Thursday asked senior White House adviser Jared Kushner to provide copies of emails about WikiLeaks and ...

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staffNovember 17, 2017

FCC rolls back local media ownership limits

The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday rolled back longstanding limits on local ownership of media outlets, making it easier for ...