Advertisement
This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 4 °C Monday 20 January, 2020

#US

From TheJournal.ie Phil Hogan says that US threats over Huawei are 'a bit of sabre-rattling' EU Trade Commissioner

Phil Hogan says that US threats over Huawei are 'a bit of sabre-rattling'

The EU Trade Commissioner also said it was “just not possible” to agree a Brexit trade deal by the end of the year.

From TheJournal.ie Iranian police fire tear gas at people protesting against downing of passenger jet Tehran

Iranian police fire tear gas at people protesting against downing of passenger jet

US President Donald Trump warned Iran that the world and “more importantly, the USA is watching”.

From TheJournal.ie UK ambassador to Iran summoned following arrest at anti-government protest Tehran

UK ambassador to Iran summoned following arrest at anti-government protest

176 people were killed when the plane was shot down earlier this week.

From TheJournal.ie Storms and tornadoes leave at least 10 dead across US Extreme Weather

Storms and tornadoes leave at least 10 dead across US

Hundreds of thousands of people were left without power from Texas to Michigan.

From TheJournal.ie Trump administration announces new sanctions on Iran as it pins blame for Ukrainian airline disaster Sanctions

Trump administration announces new sanctions on Iran as it pins blame for Ukrainian airline disaster

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo became the highest-level US official to point the finger at Iran today.

From TheJournal.ie 'Designed by clowns': Boeing staff mocked regulators before grounded 737 MAX was certified Email Release

'Designed by clowns': Boeing staff mocked regulators before grounded 737 MAX was certified

Emails released by the company last night show staff bragging they could get the jet certified despite safety concerns.

From TheJournal.ie 'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans Iran-US Tensions

'Insulting and demeaning': White House briefing on Soleimani killing criticised by some Republicans

Officials have repeatedly claimed a threat to Americans in the Middle East led to the killing.

From TheJournal.ie A 'least worst' and 'carefully calculated' tactic: Why Iran chose to carry out this morning's strikes on bases housing US troops Iraq

A 'least worst' and 'carefully calculated' tactic: Why Iran chose to carry out this morning's strikes on bases housing US troops

Trump has said that new economic sanctions will be imposed on Iran after the strike this morning.

From TheJournal.ie UK, France and Nato condemn 'reckless' missile attack on Iraqi bases housing US troops Us-iran Tensions

UK, France and Nato condemn 'reckless' missile attack on Iraqi bases housing US troops

While condemning Iran’s attack, Boris Johnson said that slain general Qasem Soleimani “had the blood of British troops on his hands.”

From TheJournal.ie What do we know about the Iraq air bases targeted by Iran? Iraq

What do we know about the Iraq air bases targeted by Iran?

Two US air bases were targeted by Iran.

From TheJournal.ie Over 50 people killed in stampede at funeral procession of Iranian general killed by US Qassem Soleimani

Over 50 people killed in stampede at funeral procession of Iranian general killed by US

The incident happened in Kerman, the hometown of General Qassem Soleimani.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East' Crisis

Varadkar: Irish government 'concerned for escalation of tensions in the Middle East'

Crowds, estimated to be in the millions, gathered for the funeral of Soleimani today.

From TheJournal.ie Iraqi parliament passes motion to expel US military from country following Qasem Soleimani killing Fire And Fury

Iraqi parliament passes motion to expel US military from country following Qasem Soleimani killing

Pro-Iran factions have ramped up pressure on US forces in Iraq since Friday’s drone strike.

From TheJournal.ie Iraq's prime minister joins mourners in Baghdad for funeral of top Iranian general killed by US Qassem Soleimani

Iraq's prime minister joins mourners in Baghdad for funeral of top Iranian general killed by US

Thousands of Iraqis chanted “Death to America” as they joined the funeral procession for General Qassem Soleimani.

From TheJournal.ie 'We've woken up to a more dangerous world': The world reacts to the US killing of a top Iran general Qasem Soleimani

'We've woken up to a more dangerous world': The world reacts to the US killing of a top Iran general

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden said we could be on the brink of a “major conflict across the Middle East”.

From TheJournal.ie Date set for 'phase one' of US-China trade deal to be signed off Negotiations

Date set for 'phase one' of US-China trade deal to be signed off

The truce offers Chinese President Xi Jinping breathing space as he faces a slowing economy and political trouble in Hong Kong.

From TheJournal.ie Republican senator 'disturbed' at her party's closeness to Donald Trump ahead of impeachment

Republican senator 'disturbed' at her party's closeness to Donald Trump ahead of impeachment

“It means that we have to take that step back from being hand-in-glove with the defence,” Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski said.

From TheJournal.ie Donald Trump officially launches military 'Space Force' Final Frontier

Donald Trump officially launches military 'Space Force'

It will initially have about 200 people and a first-year budget of $40 million.

From TheJournal.ie Boeing's Starliner capsule not in proper orbit after blast off from Cape Canaveral Rosie

Boeing's Starliner capsule not in proper orbit after blast off from Cape Canaveral

It’s a huge moment for US spaceflight which is now dependant on private companies.

From TheJournal.ie Pelosi says Trump gave Democrats 'no choice' as House heads for historic impeachment vote Impeachment

Pelosi says Trump gave Democrats 'no choice' as House heads for historic impeachment vote

The US President has this evening accused Democrats of waging an “assault on America”.

From TheJournal.ie China says it has reached 'phase one' trade deal with the US Phase One

China says it has reached 'phase one' trade deal with the US

The deal includes a progressive rollback of tariffs and the protection of intellectual property rights.

From TheJournal.ie New Jersey: Mayor says gunmen 'targeted' Jewish supermarket United States

New Jersey: Mayor says gunmen 'targeted' Jewish supermarket

A police officer, three bystanders and two suspects died in the shooting in Jersey City.

From TheJournal.ie 'You're a damn liar, man': Joe Biden lashes out at Iowa voter who raises son's business activities Ukraine

'You're a damn liar, man': Joe Biden lashes out at Iowa voter who raises son's business activities

Biden also invited the man to do “push-ups” and “take an IQ test” to show that he wasn’t too old to run as US President.

From TheJournal.ie Gunman kills two people in attack at US base at Hawaii's Pearl Harbor Pearl Harbor

Gunman kills two people in attack at US base at Hawaii's Pearl Harbor

Two shipyard workers were killed and a third was wounded, before the gunman took his own life.

From TheJournal.ie New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg launches US presidential bid Road To The White House

New York billionaire Michael Bloomberg launches US presidential bid

The 77-year-old officially launched his campaign online this morning.

From TheJournal.ie Dog rescued by police after driving unmanned car in Florida Ruff Rider

Dog rescued by police after driving unmanned car in Florida

The dog was trapped and clambering around in the car by locals in Port St Lucie.

From TheJournal.ie It was an explosive week for the Trump impeachment - here's what happens next Bombshell Testimony

It was an explosive week for the Trump impeachment - here's what happens next

From “no quid pro quo” to “two plus two equals four” – here are the crucial quotes from five days of Trump’s impeachment.

From TheJournal.ie Larry Donnelly: Sondland's impeachment testimony was explosive, but don't expect it to change the outcome for Trump Impeachment

Larry Donnelly: Sondland's impeachment testimony was explosive, but don't expect it to change the outcome for Trump

Is this week’s explosive impeachment testimony simply water that will drip smoothly off Trump’s back?

From TheJournal.ie Republicans asked to stop promoting 'politically driven falsehoods' at Trump impeachment hearing Fiona Hill

Republicans asked to stop promoting 'politically driven falsehoods' at Trump impeachment hearing

It was the final day of a week of explosive testimony at the impeachment inquiry.

From TheJournal.ie US ambassador to EU worked with Ukraine at 'express direction' of Donald Trump Impeachment

US ambassador to EU worked with Ukraine at 'express direction' of Donald Trump

Gordon Sondland said he worked with Trump’s personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani on the case.

From TheJournal.ie US will no longer consider Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories illegal Occupied Territories

US will no longer consider Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories illegal

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced the change in position today.

From TheJournal.ie Three dead following shooting at Walmart store in US Oklahoma

Three dead following shooting at Walmart store in US

The shooting happened in the state of Oklahoma.

From TheJournal.ie 'Not our problem': Suspected jihadist trapped in no-man's land at border after being expelled from Turkey Erdogan

'Not our problem': Suspected jihadist trapped in no-man's land at border after being expelled from Turkey

President Erdogan said that the man was not Turkey’s problem.

From TheJournal.ie US and EU warn of 'danger of Russia and China' on Berlin Wall anniversary NATO

US and EU warn of 'danger of Russia and China' on Berlin Wall anniversary

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the West “can never take … things for granted”.

From TheJournal.ie McDonald's CEO fired for dating company employee Steve Easterbrook

McDonald's CEO fired for dating company employee

Steve Easterbrook served as the company’s chief executive since 2015.

From TheJournal.ie US ‘launches review of popular China-owned video app TikTok’ Review

US ‘launches review of popular China-owned video app TikTok’

TikTok claims to have more than 500 million active users in some 150 countries and regions.

From TheJournal.ie Beto O'Rourke pulls out of 2020 US presidential race Withdrawn

Beto O'Rourke pulls out of 2020 US presidential race

It follows months of stagnant polling numbers and dwindling finances.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'? Explainer

Explainer: What were the Armenian massacres and why is it controversial to describe them as a 'genocide'?

Recognition of the killings as ‘genocide’ is the subject of a dispute between Turkey and Armenia.

From TheJournal.ie Trump confirms ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US military raid Islamic State

Trump confirms ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US military raid

Baghdadi ignited an explosive vest after being chased into a tunnel by US forces.

From TheJournal.ie UK police travel to US to interview diplomat's wife at centre of Harry Dunn fatal crash row Diplomatic Immunity

UK police travel to US to interview diplomat's wife at centre of Harry Dunn fatal crash row

Anne Sacoolas left the UK for the US shortly after the crash.

1 2 3 4 5