# united-states - Thursday 21 August, 2014
The 16-year-old told the victim that he was “very sincerely sorry”.
# united-states - Tuesday 19 August, 2014
Blurring the boundary between law enforcement and military action creates the conditions for a military dictatorship.
# united-states - Friday 15 August, 2014
Nuri al-Maliki was facing huge pressure to step down.
# united-states - Thursday 14 August, 2014
An unarmed teenager was shot and killed by a police officer in the town at the weekend.
The Pentagon said an evacuation is now far less likely.
# united-states - Wednesday 13 August, 2014
‘Why does a town of 21,000 people need a police force more heavily armed than the mid-1980s Royal Ulster Constabulary?’
Protests erupted in the Missouri town after the incident occurred.
# united-states - Monday 11 August, 2014
It comes as the country’s prime minister said he would sue the president in a desperate bid to cling to his job.
# united-states - Sunday 10 August, 2014
She offered a strong defence of Israel and said that criticism of the state has been “unfair”.
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US forces said they had “successfully (conducted) four airstrikes to defend Yazidi civilians being indiscriminately attacked”.
# united-states - Saturday 9 August, 2014
Archaeologists say it was built from same wood used to build Philadelphia’s Independence Hall.
US warplanes bombed Islamic State positions in northern Iraq yesterday.
# united-states - Friday 8 August, 2014
Obama said warplanes will launch strikes if neccessary – do you agree?
# united-states - Wednesday 6 August, 2014
Today is the 69th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima.
# united-states - Tuesday 5 August, 2014
The 12-year-old boy who allegedly carried out the attack called the police and turned himself in.
# united-states - Saturday 2 August, 2014
Armed rebel fighters have remained at the scene to keep an eye on the gathered journalists.
# united-states - Friday 1 August, 2014
The book will be “heartfelt, intimate, and illuminating”. Bless.
Who doesn’t love a happy ending?
# united-states - Thursday 31 July, 2014
The house claims the US President overstepped his powers with the Obamacare reform bill.
# united-states - Monday 28 July, 2014
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights added that an “effective” investigation is needed.
# united-states - Wednesday 23 July, 2014
Meanwhile, rockets were discovered in a UN school close to 3,000 displaced Palestinians.
# united-states - Tuesday 22 July, 2014
The ruling means many low and middle-income people could face price hikes.
# united-states - Friday 18 July, 2014
The US President added that more sanctions could be imposed on Russia
# united-states - Saturday 12 July, 2014
The FDA is investigating whether this product is harmful as people may accidentally breath in dangerous chemicals.
# united-states - Tuesday 8 July, 2014
# united-states - Friday 4 July, 2014
Eamon Gilmore said strict rules mean aircraft can not be armed or carrying any arms.
# united-states - Thursday 3 July, 2014
The US says there are concerns terror groups have developed new non-traceable explosives.
# united-states - Wednesday 2 July, 2014
The killing of the teen is thought to be an act of vengeance for the deaths of three Israeli teenagers whose bodies were found on Monday.
# united-states - Monday 30 June, 2014
The militants, who have seized a large swath of territory in northern and western Iraq.
# united-states - Friday 27 June, 2014
Officials from the US agriculture department will first need to conclude audits on Irish farms.
The 12-year-old boy was found behind a makeshift barricade of boxes.
# united-states - Thursday 26 June, 2014
The northern city has been hit by a downpour with just hours until the crucial Group G encounter.
# united-states - Wednesday 25 June, 2014
The new charged against the woman relates to the travel document she was carrying when authorities stopped her family from leaving the country yesterday.
The scientist confessed to spiking samples of blood to make a HIV vaccine appear to have great promise.
# united-states - Monday 23 June, 2014
# united-states - Sunday 22 June, 2014
The US President has said the unrest in Iraq could spill over in other countries such as Jordan.
# united-states - Friday 20 June, 2014
The workers have been given antibiotics and are being monitored for signs of illness.
# united-states - Thursday 19 June, 2014
He said that the US would be prepared to take targeted and precise military action.