# us - Yesterday’s News
The US President will use an open-air speech to propose a reduction in American and Russian warheads.
The Taliban’s decision to use the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan name on its new office in Qatar has prompted the ire of the Afghan government.
# us - Tuesday 18 June, 2013
The Griffin disappeared in 1679 – but now a beam has been found that may have been part of the ship.
# us - Monday 17 June, 2013
Taoiseach Enda Kenny will arrive in Fermanagh later today, where he is expected to hold talks with the US president.
# us - Friday 14 June, 2013
The MD of Lidl Ireland has been tasked with conducting an analysis of the market to see if entering it would be feasible.
James ‘Whitey’ Bulger, now 83, was captured in Santa Monica, California, in 2011.
# us - Tuesday 11 June, 2013
It is hoped the Senate will pass the bill, which provides a 13-year pathway to citizenship for the more than 11 million living illegally in the United States, by the July 4 break.
Booz Allen Hamilton confirmed in a statement that Edward Snowden’s employment with them had been “terminated”.
# us - Saturday 8 June, 2013
The killings began as a domestic violence incident with the gunman killing his father and brother.
# us - Friday 7 June, 2013
One alleged gunman has been taken into custody but police say there could be a second gunman still on the loose.
# us - Wednesday 5 June, 2013
A four-storey apartment building has collapsed onto a smaller structure in the US city of Philadelphia, killing one person and injuring 13 others.
A court ruling in the US is a blow to the former property developer who owes millions to Ulster Bank.
# us - Monday 3 June, 2013
Marc-Andre ter Stegen and Benedikt Howedes – hold your heads in shame.
# us - Sunday 2 June, 2013
Let’s have a gawk.
# us - Saturday 1 June, 2013
Isn’t it odd that, at the same time as we’re begging for amnesty for illegal immigrants in another country, we posses near Arizona Tea Party Republican levels of antipathy towards certain segments of our immigrant body at home, writes Aaron McKenna.
# us - Thursday 30 May, 2013
Robert Bales is accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers last year, and also faces six charges of attempted murder and seven of assault.
# us - Wednesday 29 May, 2013
One person is being treated in hospital for serious injuries.
# us - Thursday 16 May, 2013
A powerful storm spawned tornadoes which hit several times in Hood, Tarrant, Dallas and Parker counties last night.
# us - Friday 10 May, 2013
Around 200 people were injured in the blast, which decimated the small town of 2,800 people.
Its total height is now 541 metres, or 1,776 feet – a symbolic height chosen to echo the year 1776, when America declared independence from Britain.
# us - Tuesday 7 May, 2013
“The nightmare is over. These three young ladies have provided us with the ultimate definition of survival and perserverance. The healing can now begin”.
Benjamin Netanyahu has ordered a freeze on publishing tenders for new West Bank settler homes to avoid hampering US efforts to renew peace talks, according to Israeli army radio reports.
# us - Monday 6 May, 2013
A newly-wed woman and four members of her bridal shower died after their rented limousine caught fire en route to a party in California celebrating her wedding.
Benjamin Netanyahu’s signalling of a return to “business as usual” may indicate that Israel does not expect an immediate retaliation for this weekend’s airstrikes.
# us - Sunday 5 May, 2013
Analysis of the 2010 Census data shows how major cities are still segregated by neighbourhood a half century after the civil rights movement.
# us - Friday 3 May, 2013
Powered entirely by the sun, the plane can fly by day or night but it will never be able to carry passengers.
The American first lady and children could accompany Barack Obama, who is scheduled to attend the G8 summit in Fermanagh this June.
# us - Thursday 2 May, 2013
Figures from 1999 to 2010 have shown that the trend was most pronounced among white men, whose rate of suicide increased by 40 per cent.
Pae Jun-Ho, also known as Kenneth Bae, has been sentenced to 15 years of prison labour for “hostile acts” against the communist regime.
# us - Sunday 28 April, 2013
Filmmaker says John Robertson, now 76, can no longer speak English, remember his birthday or the names of his American children.
# us - Wednesday 24 April, 2013
The home of another Mississippi man is now been investigated.
# us - Tuesday 23 April, 2013
The study found that while 13 per cent of gunshot injuries resulted in death, only 1.7 of those who suffered from other injuries died.
The bill, which was being debated in the US Senate yesterday, could lead to the recouping of $11 billion in lost annual sales taxes.
# us - Monday 22 April, 2013
Irish dancer Michael Flatley will also make an appearance as well as some of Kennedy’s relatives.
# us - Sunday 21 April, 2013
One sea lion pup even turned up seven miles inland at a mobile phone shop.
A sixth snowboarder survived the avalanche which it’s believed was triggered by the group.
US Secretary of State John Kerry announced the new package of assistance, saying it will provide an additional $123 million in aid.
# us - Saturday 20 April, 2013
Meanwhile, security staff are out with sniffer dogs checking the location of the finish line for the London Marathon, which takes place tomorrow.