Tag archive for ‘America’
By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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How German-born ‘Ritchie Boys’ helped America defeat Hitler

The slight American soldier sat down across from the tough old Nazi sergeant. The German wasn’t talking. Only name, rank and serial number. The American had an idea. “How is it,” he asked the German, “that More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 25th, 2017
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Critics denouce Trump’s ‘tacky and disrespectful’ Boy Scouts speech

The Boy Scouts official Facebook page was flooded with angry comments from parents and former scouts who called Monday’s speech by President Trump “unbelievably tacky and disrespectful.” “A More...

By Fox News On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017
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Starbucks patron takes down armed robber wearing Transformers mask

California police released video showing a Starbucks patron struggling with a would-be robber in a Transformers mask who tried to stage a hold-up with a knife and toy gun. Police credited Cregg Jerri, 58, with thwarting More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Free seminar to provide education on homebuying process

DETROIT (AP) - A free seminar for people interested in buying homes in the Detroit area is being offered by Bank of America and Southwest Solutions. It's open to the public Saturday at the MSU Detroit Center on More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Trump to visit Boy Scouts Jamboree in West Virginia

GLEN JEAN, W.Va. (AP) - The Boy Scouts of America says President Donald Trump will visit the 2017 National Scout Jamboree next week in West Virginia. On Monday, Trump will become the eighth U.S. president to attend More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Thursday’s Sports in Brief

O.J. SIMPSON LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) - O.J. Simpson was granted parole after more than eight years in prison for a Las Vegas hotel-room heist, successfully making his case for freedom in a nationally televised hearing More...

By admin On Friday, July 21st, 2017
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Lakeside women’s retreat celebrating artist Georgia O’Keeffe

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) - A cultural center founded more than a century ago as an Adirondack retreat for women factory workers is commemorating the visit of one of America's most famous artists. The Wiawaka (wee-uh-WAH'-kuh) More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Inside the Beltway: Weathering the storm, Trump style

"There is no denying that America elected an exceptional president in (Donald) Trump, a consummate outsider and the first president ever to have no government or military experience. But as it wraps up its first More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 19th, 2017
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Terminally ill British baby and parents granted residency in US

The US is opening its arms to a terminally ill British baby by offering him and his parents permanent residency to allow them to seek treatment in America. The House Appropriations Committee unanimously passed an More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 18th, 2017
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America hates Hillary Clinton — and digs Donald Trump

Nearly every day, another mainstream media poll emerges that claims President Trump has the lowest approval rating since Caligula. But there's one person Americans like even less: Hillary Clinton. Bloomberg's latest More...