United States

U.S. President Barack Obama announces executive actions on U.S. immigration policy during a nationally televised address from the White House, November 20, 2014 in Washington, DC. Obama outlined a plan on Thursday to ease the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants. (Photo by Jim Bourg-Pool/Getty Images)

President Addresses The Nation On Immigration Reform

President Obama on Thursday defended the actions he’s taking to shield about 5 million immigrants in the U.S. illegally from deportation as “lawful” and consistent with what his predecessors have done.

11/20/2014

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, in file photo. (credit: Kena Betancur/ Getty Images)

Chris Christie: I Would Rather Die Than Be A Senator

Gov. Chris Christie says he’d rather die than become a U.S. senator.

10/14/2014

Dogs

Attorneys See 30-Percent Increase In Pet Custody Disputes During U.S. Divorces

Attorneys in the United States say they’ve seen a 30-percent spike in pet disputes when their owners decide it’s time to go their separate ways.

10/10/2014

(Credit: Gabriel Bouys/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Same-Sex Marriage Now Legal In More Than Half Of American States

The Supreme Court cleared the way Monday for an immediate expansion of same-sex marriage by unexpectedly and tersely turning away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit gay and lesbian unions.

10/06/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

Concern About Ebola In U.S. Grows

People here locally and around the country are growing more concerned about the spread of the virus.

10/02/2014

In this handout from the Center for Disease Control (CDC), a colorized transmission electron micrograph (TEM) of a Ebola virus virion is seen. (Photo by Center for Disease Control (CDC) via Getty Images)

CDC Confirms Patient In Dallas Has The Ebola Virus

Officials with the Centers for Disease Control have confirmed that a person in Dallas definitely has the Ebola virus. Tuesday’s official determination makes the Dallas patient the first diagnosed Ebola case in the United States.

09/30/2014

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Iraqi PM: Plot To Attack US, Paris Subways

Iraq’s prime minister said Thursday that captive Islamic State militants told his intelligence agents of an alleged plot to attack subways in the United States and Paris.

09/25/2014

File photo of President Obama.  (Credit: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

President: U.S. Will Strike ISIS “Wherever They Exist,” Including Syria

President Obama on Wednesday announced a comprehensive strategy to “degrade and ultimately destroy” the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS, or ISIL) that will broaden the U.S. military role to include airstrikes in Syria but not put any American combat troops on the ground in the region.

09/10/2014

(Photo credit JEWEL SAMAD/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Home Depot Confirms Breach In US, Canada Stores

If you shopped at any Home Depot at any time since April and paid with plastic, you could be a victim.

09/08/2014

(Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

5 South Jersey Counties Make Top 15 In List Of Most Dangerous In The U.S.

Time just released its list of the ‘Most Dangerous Counties’ in the country and all five South Jersey Counties come in the top 15 for the entire U.S.

08/29/2014

(Photo by Eric Thayer/Getty Images)

All 3 U.S. Airlines Serving Israel Will Resume Flights Today

United Airlines was the first to announce the resumption of flights. The decision came hours after the Federal Aviation Administration lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel

07/24/2014

(credit: Getty Images)

FAA Lifts Ban On U.S. Flights To Israel’s Ben Gurion Airport

The cancellation was effective around 11:45 p.m. EDT.

07/24/2014

Julian Green (C) of the United States celebrates scoring his team's first goal with his teammates DeAndre Yedlin (L) and Chris Wondolowski (R) during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match (Photo by Alex Livesey - FIFA/FIFA via Getty Images)

USA 33-1 To Win 2018 World Cup

The odds for the 2018 World Cup have been released.

07/14/2014

United States fans enjoy the atmosphere prior to the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Round of 16 match between Belgium and the United States (credit: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images)

17 World Cup Fans More Prepared For The Fourth Of July Than You

These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:

07/03/2014

US goalkeeper Tim Howard makes a save during extra-time in the Round of 16 football match between Belgium and USA at The Fonte Nova Arena in Salvador on July 1, 2014, during the 2014 FIFA World Cup. AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS        (Photo credit ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images)

US Eliminated By Belgium Despite 16 Saves From Howard

Despite a flurry of chances from the U.S., they fell short losing 2-1.

07/01/2014

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 34,076 other followers