Tag archive for ‘America’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Violence in US rises for second straight year

WASHINGTON (AP) - Violent crime in America rose for the second straight year 2016, but remained near historically low levels, according to FBI data released Monday. The Trump administration immediately seized on More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Marriott won’t cancel event by group considered anti-Muslim

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - Marriott says it won't cancel an event planned at a Washington-area hotel over the concerns of a Muslim advocacy group. The Washington Post reports the civil rights group Muslim Advocates sent More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Inside the Beltway: Conservative mothers ‘March for America’

These ladies are poised to stand up for traditional values and the power of unapologetic motherhood — intended as push back, they say, to the "radical feminist" agenda. Welcome to the "Mom's March for America," More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Film about Northern Ireland peace process screened in Boston

BOSTON (AP) - The U.S. premiere of a movie about a key figure in the Northern Ireland peace process is being held in Boston. A screening of "In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America" is the opening night film More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Trump’s ‘doomsday’ plane is a flying nuclear bunker

Welcome to the “Doomsday” planes — America’s secretive set of jets designed to wage nuclear war from the skies. The specially-designed aircraft follow president Donald Trump wherever he travels More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Trump tells UN that US is prepared to ‘totally destroy’ North Korea

President Trump in a fiery speech to the United Nations on Tuesday vowed to “destroy” North Korea if it continues to threaten the US and its allies with nuclear weapons. Trump said the US has “great More...

By admin On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Adam Carolla slams de Blasio’s statue commission

WASHINGTON – Comedian and podcaster Adam Carolla thinks Mayor Bill de Blasio’s statue commission belongs in the toilet. He says he can’t understand the outrage the mayor and others have toward More...

By admin On Sunday, September 17th, 2017
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Family marks 300 years in America, pays respects to Indians

MANHEIM, Pa. (AP) - More than 100 descendants of Christian and Adelheide Hershey - nee Hirschi, from Switzerland via Germany - disembarked from two tour buses Friday morning and trudged through a cornfield near More...

By admin On Saturday, September 16th, 2017
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Seminary cancels talk by priest who urges dialogue with gays

NEW YORK (AP) - Citing a social media backlash, the seminary at the Catholic University of America has canceled a talk by a popular Jesuit priest whose latest book advocates for more compassion for gays within the More...

By admin On Friday, September 15th, 2017
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ERA supporters work for support on N Carolina campuses

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Advocates of the Equal Rights Amendment are seeking to build support for it again in North Carolina on college campuses this week while showing a film about challenges for women in America. More...