# united-states - Yesterday’s News
Ben Affleck stars and directs in this epic from 1920s Florida.
# united-states - Sunday 15 January, 2017
African-American heroes and those from other minorities are being used on a special series of coins.
# united-states - Thursday 12 January, 2017
The poll found a big split down gender lines, with 64% of women saying they would not like Trump to be invited to Ireland.
# united-states - Sunday 8 January, 2017
Esteban Santiago (26) was charged with firearms offences and carrying out an act of violence.
Monica Crowley has been named director of communications for the White House’s National Security Council.
# united-states - Friday 6 January, 2017
Biden’s comments came ahead of Trump being briefed by intelligence officials today.
# united-states - Thursday 5 January, 2017
On 12 June, 2016, a gunman opened fire inside the nightclub, killing 49 people and wounding 53 in America’s deadliest mass shooting.
# united-states - Thursday 29 December, 2016
The President-elect has broken in convention in attacking his soon-to-be predecessor.
# united-states - Monday 19 December, 2016
Trump won a clear majority of those electors despite losing the popular vote to Democrat Hillary Clinton.
# united-states - Friday 16 December, 2016
The outgoing US president’s remarks dramatically upped the stakes in a dispute between the world’s leading nuclear powers.
# united-states - Thursday 15 December, 2016
The settlement comes after a hacker group released what was said to be personal data on millions of people.
# united-states - Friday 9 December, 2016
“We will stay in the streets to fight back against anti-worker extremism,” said a union spokeswoman.
# united-states - Thursday 8 December, 2016
Seismologists said that no major tsunami threat was expected.
“This is unusual,” said an epidemiologist at the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Felicia Sanders spoke of telling her granddaughter to play dead as her son lay dying beside her.
'Putting an arsonist in charge of fighting fires' - Trump picks fossil fuel advocate for top environment job
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt has spent much of his political career battling the EPA.
# united-states - Monday 28 November, 2016
The man died of gunshot wounds, while two women and seven men were injured.
# united-states - Tuesday 22 November, 2016
The 65-year-old returns to take over ten years after leaving the post.
Here’s everything you need to know as you start your day.
# united-states - Sunday 13 November, 2016
‘The Irish once had that extra bit of clout but those days are gone now.’
# united-states - Friday 11 November, 2016
Donald Trump’s election as president could cast the World Cup qualifier between USA and Mexico in a harsher light, says Michael Bradley.
Hillary Clinton won the popular vote but lost the election. But ending the Electoral College would mean altering the US Constitution – no easy task.
# united-states - Monday 31 October, 2016
Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid wrote to FBI director Comey saying the action may have violated the law.
# united-states - Sunday 30 October, 2016
Clinton pressed FBI Director James Comey to put out the “full and complete facts” about the review into a cache of recently discovered emails.
# united-states - Saturday 29 October, 2016
The founder of Wikileaks detailed his approach a decade ago in an essay.
The bureau’s investigation had been thought finished in July but agents are looking at a newly discovered a group of emails.
# united-states - Tuesday 25 October, 2016
The student said as many as four white students put a noose around his neck during football practice.
# united-states - Saturday 22 October, 2016
The latest poll also reveals 63% of Americans believe Trump has committed sexual assault in the past.
# united-states - Monday 17 October, 2016
Trinity Gay was shot dead in Kentucky yesterday.
The city fell to IS fighters in June 2014. It is their last stronghold in Iraq.
# united-states - Monday 10 October, 2016
The ongoing civil war in Syria has seen relations between the countries sour further.
# united-states - Friday 7 October, 2016
Pressure has been mounting on the Obama administration to call out Russia for the hacking of US political sites and email accounts.
# united-states - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
Founder Julian Assange is claiming there is a ‘McCarthyist’ effort against him, particularly by Hillary Clinton.
# united-states - Monday 3 October, 2016
The Donald J Trump foundation was told that it must “cease and desist from soliciting contributions” in New York.
# united-states - Sunday 2 October, 2016
The USA captain was delighted to lay the ghosts of Medinah to rest as his side hammered Europe in singles to win the Ryder Cup.
The European captain left Hazeltine with no regrets despite overseeing a heavy defeat to the United States.
A 1up victory over Rory McIlroy left USA’s Patrick Reed almost speechless after Sunday’s headline singles battle.
The nasty edge that crept into the Ryder Cup crowd on Saturday met with the disapproval of Sergio Garcia.
The match everybody wanted to see will kick off Sunday’s singles at Hazeltine.
The Ryder Cup is not over despite the USA’s healthy advantage, according to the European captain.
# united-states - Saturday 1 October, 2016
Europe’s Friday afternoon fightback puts them right back in it.