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# united-states - Friday 26 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie US prisoner Tommy Arthur executed in Alabama after three decade legal battle Capital Punishment

US prisoner Tommy Arthur executed in Alabama after three decade legal battle

Arthur, who became known as the Houdini of death row, managed to evade his final sentence seven times.

# united-states - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie They've shared sharp words in the past, but today Donald Trump met Pope Francis

They've shared sharp words in the past, but today Donald Trump met Pope Francis

The private audience with the pontiff was preceded by a handshake for the cameras.

# united-states - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'The greatest show on earth' has ended after 146 years Big Stop

'The greatest show on earth' has ended after 146 years

The circus had stopped using elephants last year but continued to use other animals.

# united-states - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump says he had 'absolute right' to share information with Russians Classified Information

Trump says he had 'absolute right' to share information with Russians

The Washington Post reported Trump had shared “highly classified” information with Russian officials.

From TheJournal.ie US accuses Syria of executing thousands of political opponents and burning their bodies in a crematorium Crematorium

US accuses Syria of executing thousands of political opponents and burning their bodies in a crematorium

The allegation could test the Trump administration’s willingness to respond to atrocities, other than chemical weapons attacks.

# united-states - Saturday 13 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump threatens to shut down daily press briefings 'for the sake of accuracy' Media

Trump threatens to shut down daily press briefings 'for the sake of accuracy'

Trump’s statements, through a tweet and later television interview, threaten a Washington institution.

From TheJournal.ie Armed man kills new police chief and two nursing home staff before being found dead Ohio

Armed man kills new police chief and two nursing home staff before being found dead

No nursing home residents were injured in the incident.

# united-states - Friday 12 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'A herculean accomplishment': Trump administration congratulates itself over China trade deal Good Relations

'A herculean accomplishment': Trump administration congratulates itself over China trade deal

Relations between the two governments have been warmer than expected since Trump took over the presidency.

# united-states - Thursday 11 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will Trump see out his four-year term as US president? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will Trump see out his four-year term as US president?

The US president has been embroiled in controversy in recent days.

From TheJournal.ie 'It is done, and I will be fine': Former FBI director writes farewell letter after Trump fires him United States

'It is done, and I will be fine': Former FBI director writes farewell letter after Trump fires him

Comey was abruptly dismissed Tuesday by the Republican president, who said the issue was Comey’s inability to lead.

# united-states - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'Nothing less than Nixonian': Democrats hit out after Trump fires head of the FBI United States

'Nothing less than Nixonian': Democrats hit out after Trump fires head of the FBI

James Comey was told the FBI needed new leadership.

# united-states - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Suspected killer of engaged Boston doctors is charged while lying in his hospital bed Long Arm Of The Law This post contains videos

Suspected killer of engaged Boston doctors is charged while lying in his hospital bed

Bampumim Teixeira was shot by police in the luxury apartment where the doctors were killed.

# united-states - Monday 1 May, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump says he would be 'honoured' to meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-Un De-escalating Tensions

Trump says he would be 'honoured' to meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-Un

Earlier, North Korea warned it can carry out a nuclear missile test ‘at any time and at any location’.

From TheJournal.ie 'Ok, it’s enough': Trump cuts short interview when pushed over Obama wiretap claim Trump

'Ok, it’s enough': Trump cuts short interview when pushed over Obama wiretap claim

Trump didn’t respond well to the interviewer’s line of questioning.

# united-states - Sunday 30 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Six dead and dozens injured after storms and tornadoes hit US south Texas

Six dead and dozens injured after storms and tornadoes hit US south

Videos from local television stations showed uprooted trees and overturned cars along the rural roadways.

# united-states - Friday 28 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Arkansas execution spree ends after another man is put to death Lethal Injection

Arkansas execution spree ends after another man is put to death

The prisoner was seen to convulse 20 times before he died.

# united-states - Thursday 27 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount David Dao

Passenger dragged off United Airlines plane reaches settlement for undisclosed amount

The settlement means United will not face the lawsuit that many observers expected.

# united-states - Monday 24 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'That's fantastic': Record-breaking astronaut receives congratulatory call from Donald Trump Out Of World Record

'That's fantastic': Record-breaking astronaut receives congratulatory call from Donald Trump

The International Space Station’s commander surpassed the record of 534 days, two hours and 48 minutes for most accumulated time in space.

# united-states - Sunday 23 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'The depression was just gone': People are microdosing LSD to try to improve their lives New Trend

'The depression was just gone': People are microdosing LSD to try to improve their lives

Microdosing acid is becoming increasingly popular in the US.

From TheJournal.ie New York trials birth control for rats to tackle massive rodent population Rat Race

New York trials birth control for rats to tackle massive rodent population

Officials are now preparing to launch a trial of a liquid bait which will make the rats infertile.

# united-states - Friday 21 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie US forces say they have killed man responsible for Istanbul nightclub attack Islamic State

US forces say they have killed man responsible for Istanbul nightclub attack

The attack on1 January left 39 people dead.

# united-states - Monday 17 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie North Korea is 'ready to react to any mode of war desired by US' War Of Words

North Korea is 'ready to react to any mode of war desired by US'

When US President Donald Trump was asked for his thoughts on North Korea, he reportedly replied “Gotta behave”.

From TheJournal.ie US police hunt man who broadcast murder on Facebook Ohio

US police hunt man who broadcast murder on Facebook

Officials say the suspect shot a 74-year old Robert Godwin Sr at random on Easter Sunday.

# united-states - Friday 14 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie What is the 'Mother of All Bombs'? Guided Bomb

What is the 'Mother of All Bombs'?

Here’s what the bomb – dropped by the US on Afghanistan yesterday – involves.

# united-states - Thursday 6 April, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'The nuclear option': Senate Republicans ditch tradition to ensure Trump's Supreme Court pick gets through Filibuster

'The nuclear option': Senate Republicans ditch tradition to ensure Trump's Supreme Court pick gets through

From this point on, any effort in the Senate to hold up a presidential nominee can be overcome with a simple majority.

From TheJournal.ie The Pentagon is briefing Donald Trump on military options for Syria Situation Room

The Pentagon is briefing Donald Trump on military options for Syria

Rex Tillerson has meanwhile called on Bashar al-Assad to be removed.

# united-states - Friday 24 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Trump to Republicans: Pass health care bill today or I'm moving on The Art Of The Deal

Trump to Republicans: Pass health care bill today or I'm moving on

The American Health Care Act has faced trouble passing through Congress.

# united-states - Sunday 19 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Germany hits back at Trump claim that it 'owes vast sums of money' Diplomatic Tensions

Germany hits back at Trump claim that it 'owes vast sums of money'

“There is no account where debts are registered with NATO,” the German Defence Minister said.

From TheJournal.ie Out  of prison and then back in: This unique US programme aims to break the cycle Reoffenders

Out of prison and then back in: This unique US programme aims to break the cycle

Participants are assigned to work crews and can only advance to more sophisticated job training if they go 60 days without an absence.

From TheJournal.ie Man arrested after White House 'bomb scare' Secret Service

Man arrested after White House 'bomb scare'

President Donald Trump was away in Florida at the time of the incident last night.

# united-states - Saturday 18 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump takes Twitter aim at Germany and claims it owes 'vast sums of money' Berlin Brawl

Donald Trump takes Twitter aim at Germany and claims it owes 'vast sums of money'

Trump wants Germany and other nations to contribute more to Nato.

# united-states - Friday 17 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie If the US were to wage war on North Korea, what shape would it take? Shock And Awe

If the US were to wage war on North Korea, what shape would it take?

The US Secretary of State has already said that diplomacy has failed.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh Stoney Faced This post contains videos

Donald Trump tried to joke about wiretapping with Angela Merkel. She didn't laugh

The two leaders met in the White House.

# united-states - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Leaked returns show Donald Trump paid $38 million in tax in 2005 Hefty Bill

Leaked returns show Donald Trump paid $38 million in tax in 2005

The White House has condemned the publishing of the president’s tax returns as “illegal”.

# united-states - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Flights from Dublin Airport to US cancelled as Storm Stella hits the east coast East Coast

Flights from Dublin Airport to US cancelled as Storm Stella hits the east coast

Thousands of flights have been cancelled and schools closed in the US, as the storm drops snow and sleet across the region.

# united-states - Saturday 11 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Gay army veterans WILL be allowed to march in Boston St Patrick's Day parade Outvets

Gay army veterans WILL be allowed to march in Boston St Patrick's Day parade

Children’s Minister Katherine Zappone said yesterday she would not take part in the parade.

From TheJournal.ie US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban New Order

US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban

Judge James Robart said a complaint over the revised ban needed to be filed before he could rule.

# united-states - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

From TheJournal.ie The Statue of Liberty went dark for several hours last night DARK TIMES

The Statue of Liberty went dark for several hours last night

A spokesperson for the National Park Service said that the outage probably was related to a project for a new emergency backup generator.

# united-states - Tuesday 28 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Alleged Silk Road admin with 'severe Asperger's' led away from family ahead of extradition Silk Road

Alleged Silk Road admin with 'severe Asperger's' led away from family ahead of extradition

Gary Davis has been led away from his family and now faces extradition to the US.

# united-states - Friday 24 February, 2017

From TheJournal.ie "They shouldn't be allowed to use sources unless they use somebody's name": Trump attacks media Fake News

"They shouldn't be allowed to use sources unless they use somebody's name": Trump attacks media

Trump also said the building of a border wall between the US and Mexico was “way ahead of schedule”.

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