# united-states - Today’s News
Log fires, rustling leaves, full permission to eat marshmallows with everything – ah, autumn, we’ve missed you.
# united-states - Saturday 20 September, 2014
US President Barack Obama was not in the building at the time.
# united-states - Friday 19 September, 2014
… but refused to support the invasion of Iraq in 2003.
# united-states - Tuesday 16 September, 2014
Last week Obama ordered a “relentless” war against the Islamic State.
# united-states - Monday 15 September, 2014
Representatives of 20 nations will take part.
# united-states - Sunday 14 September, 2014
400 air personnel and about 200 military personnel followed a formal request from Washington for Australia to contribute to the international coalition.
# united-states - Saturday 13 September, 2014
“The United States is at war with ISIS in the same way that we are at war with Al-Qaeda”.
# united-states - Friday 12 September, 2014
The story of Irish emigration is one to be proud of he argued.
# united-states - Thursday 11 September, 2014
Barack Obama said that the action comes after Russia’s latest attempts to destabilise Ukraine.
# united-states - Friday 5 September, 2014
Under the Californian legislation, single-use plastic bags would disappear from grocery stores and pharmacies from 1 July, 2015.
# united-states - Thursday 4 September, 2014
A US court has said Microsoft has to hand over the data but European governments (ours included, of course) and other US companies think this would be a disaster.
# united-states - Wednesday 3 September, 2014
The two men are mentally impaired and one of them is the longest serving death row inmate in North Carolina.
# united-states - Thursday 28 August, 2014
The US must no longer be impulsively ready to employ its military around the world either for its own or for others’ ends.
# united-states - Monday 25 August, 2014
Brown’s father has called for protests to be halted for the day.
# 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”.
All of your essential tech and social media news for the week in one byte-sized portion.
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.