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#US

# us - Yesterday’s News

Whiskey, jeans and motorbikes: EU tariffs on US goods come into effect

The move comes after US President Donald Trump imposed 25% tariffs on steel imports and 10% on aluminium.

# us - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Trump orders end to separation of migrant children but says 'the border is going to be just as tough'

Trump’s about-face comes after more than 2,300 children were separated from their parents and adult relatives.

# us - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

US withdraws from UN Human Rights Council and labels it a 'cesspool of political bias'

The US claimed that the UN is biased against Israel.

# us - Sunday 17 June, 2018

22 people injured and one suspect dead after US arts festival gun attack

Two suspects opened fire at 2.45am during the Art All Night Trenton festival that showcases local art, music, food and films.

# us - Saturday 16 June, 2018

'I wanted to share my story but I was paralysed in fear': Black Panther actor and undocumented migrant

Bambadjan Bamba is living in limbo in the United States as an undocumented immigrant.

Why having over 100 nuclear weapons could do more harm than good to a country

Experts have looked into the impact using such weapons would have on a nation’s population and resources.

# us - Friday 15 June, 2018

EU approves tariffs on US motorcycles, bourbon and blue jeans as trade war grows

Europe’s move fuels a growing transatlantic trade war just days after a disastrous G7 summit in Canada.

# us - Thursday 14 June, 2018

US man wrongly linked to burglary after 'walking dog while black'

The San Diego Sheriff’s Department named Ike Iloputaife as a “person of interest” in the burglary investigation after he was reported while out walking his dogs.

# us - Monday 11 June, 2018

Trump continues Twitter attack on US allies following G7 summit: 'Justin acts hurt when called out!'

US president Donald Trump has continued his strong criticism of US allies.

# us - Sunday 10 June, 2018

'One-time shot': Kim and Trump arrive in Singapore for high stakes meeting

Trump has said the summit is a “one time shot” at peace.

'Very dishonest & weak': Trump lashes out at Trudeau following G7 summit

The summit descended into farce and a renewed threat of global trade war.

# us - Thursday 7 June, 2018

US evacuates staff from China over fears of mysterious 'sonic induced' brain trauma illness

The department said yesterday that “a number of individuals” were sent to the United States for further evaluation.

# us - Monday 4 June, 2018

US Supreme Court sides with baker who refused to make same-sex couple's wedding cake

The court ruled that an initial judgement against Jack Phillips had shown a ‘clear and impermissible hostility’ towards his ‘sincere religious beliefs’.

# us - Friday 1 June, 2018

Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour Kilauea This post contains videos

Hawaii faces hottest and fastest lava yet with flows covering six football fields in an hour

“It can’t get hotter than where we are,” said a scientist from the US Geological Survey.

# us - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Starbucks closes more than 8,000 stores in US for racial bias training

The move was prompted by the arrest of two black men who’d been sitting in a Philadelphia branch.

# us - Monday 28 May, 2018

'Tone deaf': Ivanka Trump photo with son sparks backlash over border separations

Outrage continues to grow in the US over a federal government policy to separate the children of undocumented migrants from their parents.

Coveney to discuss 'troubling events in Gaza' with EU foreign ministers

The Tánaiste is due to go to Palestine and Israel next week.

# us - Sunday 27 May, 2018

American man and his wife arrive in US after being held in Venezuela jail for almost two years

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the couple’s release as a “gesture” aimed at promoting dialogue between Caracas and Washington.

# us - Thursday 24 May, 2018

'Everything hurts' - Panicked call of mountain biker attacked by cougar is released by police

Isaac Sederbaum survived the attack but his friend SJ Brooks was killed.

# us - Saturday 19 May, 2018

17-year-old charged with Texas school shooting 'planned attack in journals'

Ten people were killed and 10 wounded in yesterday’s shooting.

# us - Friday 18 May, 2018

'A heinous attack': 10 people killed in Texas high school shooting

The student who orchestrated the attack used a shotgun and a .38 revolver he apparently took from his father.

# us - Thursday 17 May, 2018

US university agrees to pay $500m to settle Larry Nassar sex abuse claims

The deal covers about 332 victims of the gymnastics coach.

# us - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

California couple accused of long-term abuse after police discover kids in filthy conditions

Questions remain as to how the children and the alleged abuse went undetected for years.

# us - Monday 14 May, 2018

55 Palestinians - including children under 16 - killed by Israeli troops as US opens its new embassy in Jerusalem

The surge in fatalities led South Africa to recall its ambassador in Israel “with immediate effect until further notice”.

# us - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

Ecstasy may relieve Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in war veterans, firefighters and police officers

Sixteen participants who suffered from PTSD when they joined the trial no longer met the criteria for diagnosis.

# us - Saturday 5 May, 2018

Trump says China is 'very spoiled' by trade wins over the US

The American president has accused China of unfair trade practices.

Former US Marine admits to killing seven women

Victims’ relatives watched quietly during the hearing as Vann uttered the word “guilty” seven times.

# us - Friday 4 May, 2018

From The42 'Living on your own in a foreign country isn’t easy but it teaches you a lot about yourself' Globetrotter

'Living on your own in a foreign country isn’t easy but it teaches you a lot about yourself'

New Yorker Jake Keegan has wound up at St Patrick’s Athletic, having played in the US, Germany, Canada and Galway.

# us - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Iowa lawmakers approve most restrictive abortion bill in US

The legislation will see a ban on most abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detected.

Man jailed for robbing bank is released... then robs the same bank the next day USA

Man jailed for robbing bank is released... then robs the same bank the next day

Markiko Sonnie Lewis allegedly robbed the bank in Cleveland, Ohio on his first full day of freedom while on parole for the earlier crime.

# us - Monday 30 April, 2018

Central American migrants in stand off at US border after Trump vowed to 'stop' them crossing

Nearly 200 migrants arrived at the border yesterday as part of a larger caravan.

# us - Saturday 28 April, 2018

North Korea says 'historic meeting' with the South opens 'new era for peace'

Tweeting today, Trump said he had had a “very good talk” with South Korea president Moon Jae-in.

# us - Friday 27 April, 2018

Police in US investigate possible link between severed heads found 240km apart

The women’s heads were found in plastic bags in Texas and Louisiana.

# us - Tuesday 24 April, 2018

World's first total penis and scrotum transplant takes place in US

Doctors hope the man will regain near-normal urinary and sexual functions.

# us - Saturday 21 April, 2018

EU, Trump and Russia praise North Korea's plan to halt nuclear tests

Donald Trump tweeted that “progress [is] being made for all”.

# us - Friday 20 April, 2018

Former New York mayor joins Trump's legal team

The US President is facing numerous legal challenges, including an investigation into possible links between his campaign and Russia.

# us - Wednesday 18 April, 2018

CIA chief secretly met Kim Jong-un

The US and North Korea are preparing for a meeting between Kim and Donald Trump.

# us - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Russian ambassador to Ireland: 'As far as we can see, there was no attack in Syria'

Yury Filatov said it was “absolutely ridiculous” to suggest Russia was covering up any chemical attack.

From The42 Pro14 expansion to US put on long finger as South Africa link strengthened Development

Pro14 expansion to US put on long finger as South Africa link strengthened

Chief executive of the competition, Martin Anayi, wants to reinforce the partnership following meetings in Bloemfontein.

# us - Monday 16 April, 2018

7 killed and 17 injured in South Carolina prison riot

Fights among inmates erupted yesterday evening at the Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville.

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