United States

Women's World Cup winner Ellis ponders switch to men's game

United States women's World Cup-winning coach Jill Ellis said on Sunday she is not ruling out a switch to the men's game after she stands down from her role next month.

published on : 23rd September 2019

Walmart to end sales of ammunition for handguns, assault-style weapons

Walmart on Tuesday said it would discontinue sales of some ammunition - for short-barrel rifles and handguns - in stores across the United States.

published on : 4th September 2019

US President Donald Trump says he's 'tired' of taypayers paying for immigrants

President Trump says he is 'tired' of seeing people immigrate to the United States and immediately go on welfare, in the face of the poem on the Statue of Libery.

published on : 14th August 2019

Pelosi calls on US to de-escalate tensions with Iran

US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday called for the United States to de-escalate tensions with Iran.

published on : 21st June 2019

US seizes North Korean ship as tensions mount

The United States has for the first time seized a North Korean cargo ship it accused of illicit coal shipments in violation of U.S. and United Nations sanctions.

published on : 10th May 2019

Wall Street slips with healthcare shares

U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday as a drop in healthcare shares offset a string of positive corporate earnings and upbeat economic data from the United States and China.

published on : 18th April 2019

US President Trump calls Iran a 'different' country

US President Donald Trump said Iran is a 'different country' than it was a few months ago and hopes it will negotiate a new nuclear deal.

published on : 8th June 2018

US First Lady Melania Trump makes her first public appearance in weeks

US First Lady Melania Trump appeared with President Trump at a public event for the first time in almost a month during a hurricane response briefing at the Federal Emergency Management Agency.

published on : 8th June 2018

Muslim woman in hijab viciously attacked in US hospital

A Muslim woman is suing a Michigan hospital after she was attacked by a man in the lobby of the emergency room.

published on : 2nd April 2018

China hammers US goods with tariffs

China has increased tariffs by up to 25 percent on 128 US products, from frozen pork and wine to certain fruits and nuts, escalating a spat between the world’s biggest economies.

published on : 2nd April 2018

US hits Russians with sanctions for election meddling, cyber attacks

The United States on Thursday took its most notable action against Russia since Donald Trump became president, slapping sanctions on a group of Russian individuals and entities.

published on : 16th March 2018

US seeks more ways to step up North Korea sanctions

The United States gives ca draft resolution for tougher UN sanctions on North Korea and seeks a ban on ships it says are breaking trade limits with Pyongyang.

published on : 20th December 2017

U.S. lauds Global Entrepreneurship Summit in India, calls it 'tremendous success'

The Spokesperson for the United States Department of State, Heather Nauert, on Thursday said that the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) held in India was a "tremendous success". 

published on : 30th November 2017

GE Summit 2017: Ivanka Trump promotes female entrepreneurs 

Advisor and daughter of the United States President Donald Trump, Ivanka Trump attended an interactive session at Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad on Wednesday. 

published on : 29th November 2017

'We will take care' of North Korea missile launch: Donald Trump

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday that the United States "will take care of" the North Korea issue after its latest missile launch.

published on : 29th November 2017
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