Tag archive for ‘U.S.’
By admin On Monday, March 19th, 2018

Facebook shares fall as EU, U.S. urge probes of data practices

Facebook Inc. faced growing pressure on Monday after European and U.S. lawmakers called for investigations into reports that a consultancy that worked on President More...

By admin On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

U.S., U.K., France and Germany issue statement blaming Russia for poisoning of ex-spy

United States, Britain, France and Germany issued a joint statement on Thursday that condemns a chemical attack on a Russian former double agent in England and More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Thousands of students in U.S. walk out of classes to protest gun violence

Young people in the U.S. walk out of school to demand action on gun violence in what activists hope would be the biggest demonstration of student action yet in More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Trump ousts Rex Tillerson as U.S. secretary of state with a tweet

U.S. President Donald Trump has ousted Rex Tillerson as U.S. secretary of state, telling reporters that he made the decision “by myself,” and has nominated More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

U.S. Secretary of State says poisoning of ex-spy in Britain will ‘certainly trigger a response’

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson cast the poisoning of an ex-spy in Britain as part of a “certain unleashing of activity” by Russia that the United More...

By admin On Sunday, March 11th, 2018

No additional conditions required for North Korea talks, U.S. officials say

Trump administration officials said Sunday there will be no more conditions imposed on North Korea before a first-ever meeting of the two nations’ leaders, More...

By admin On Saturday, March 10th, 2018

U.S. Justice Department moves to ban rapid-fire bump stocks

The Trump administration is proposing banning bump stocks, which allow guns to mimic fully automatic fire and were used in last year’s Las Vegas massacre. CBC More...

By admin On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

U.S. steel, aluminum tariffs won’t apply to Canada or Mexico right away, Trump adviser says

Donald Trump’s trade and manufacturing adviser says the U.S. president’s planned tariffs for steel and aluminum imports would not immediately apply to Canada More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

U.S. will announce Russia sanctions soon, Trump officials say

U.S. Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats said on Tuesday he had not seen evidence of “robust effort” by Russia to meddle in the 2018 U.S. midterm More...

By admin On Sunday, March 4th, 2018

Canadian convicted of terrorism in U.S. asks for 2nd chance

A Canadian who was convicted of plotting a terror attack targeting Times Square and the subway system in New York City is asking a judge for a second chance ahead More...