As the first country to recognise the United States of America as a new nation, it was France's duty to commemorate the event, especially in Versailles where the War of Independence was supported, where the decision was made in 1777 and where the peace treaty with England was signed in 1783. Show More Summary
This was amazing. Accept no substitutes. (ETA: click back to the beginning to see her whole speech if you missed it). I was in tears…so very proud to say this woman is the First Lady of the United States of America. It looks like we could use a fresh DNC thread. Last one looks like […]
The United States Justice Department said that Latin America’s largest air carrier had entered a “fictitious $1.15 million consulting agreement with an advisor to the Secretary of Argentina’s Ministry of Transportation.” The US government...Show More Summary
On July 25, 1946, the United States Navy carried out the fifth detonation of an atomic bomb in history, in a lagoon at Bikini Atoll, in the South Pacific. The device was anchored about ninety feet beneath a barge, and when it exploded it sent up an immense column of radioactive seawater, topped by a flattened white mushroom cloud. Show More Summary
Noam Chomsky wants to make America great again, but you’ll never believe who he thinks will save it. Noam Chomsky has got some tough love for America. "The United States is a victim of self-inflicted wounds which are significantly harming...Show More Summary
We, the people of color of these United States of America, are going to be the salvation of this nation. We are the firewall that is standing strong against the travesty that we’ve just seen displayed at the Klanvention convened by Republicans...Show More Summary
Like it or not, Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump will be elected the 45th president of the United States of America. Here’s how we can prepare.
What were the Top 10 best selling games in June 2016 in the United States? The newest NPD numbers are in, and so are the top lists of the highest selling game systems and games (by revenue) for last month in America. Now including both retail and most digital sales & revenue numbers! Here is...
All of the details for the Olympics soccer TV schedule have been announced for viewers in the United States. And with Copa America and Euro 2016 behind us, we now have a third and final major soccer tournament to look forward to. In the women’s tournament, the United States is favorites to win gold. Show More Summary
Police officers from across the United States gathered at a church in Louisiana's state capital with hundreds of other mourners on Friday for the first of three funerals for policemen killed this week by an Iraq war veteran. American...Show More Summary
Russian military journalist Vitaly Karyukov recalls the Soviet Union's fantastical Cold War plans to create a series missile bases on artificial islands off the coast of the United States, effectively encircling America in a nuclear ring.
He's remained largely behind the scenes while his father-in-law attempts to become the next president of the United States of America. But who, pray tell, is the man married to Ivanka Trump? Kushner, 35, is a real estate developer, investor and publisher of The New York Observer, which he purchased in 2006 for $10 million. Show More Summary
Donald Trump Thursday night accepted the nomination of the Republican Party to be president of the scorched hellscape that is the United Yet Cowering States of America. That, at least, is the interpretation of his speech offered by the late-night shows that had the courage -- and the sense of comedic...
In light of all the social and political unrest currently running rampant in the United States right now, buzzy new NYC brand Ev Bravado has found a way to call for order via its debut collection, poignantly titled “Make America Suck Again.” A satirical spin on Donald Trump’s “Make America Great Again” campaign, the six-piece collection, […]
It's finally happening, people. Donald Trump is going to be officially delivering his big speech after becoming the nominee of the Republican Party for the United States of America.
For decades, political conventions have been derided as miserably predictable events that always devolve into monotonous made-for-TV affairs. Once you get past Barack Obama’s “United States of America” speech in 2004, Pat Buchanan’sShow More Summary
CLEVELAND ? The United States has the authority to shoot down Russian fighter jets because Congress voted 15 years ago to authorize a war against al Qaeda, Sen. Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) argued Thursday. Many members of Congress already think the 2001 authorization to use military force against the perpetrators of Sept. Show More Summary
Myanmar, Liberia, and the United States of America. Those are the only three countries left in the world that don’t use the metric system. Ted-Ed traces the history of the metric system (thank you French Revolution) to show how important...Show More Summary
The deed is done. Donald Trump is officially the Republican nominee for President of the United States. And, now we have a highly qualified business leader who, if elected, will do what is required to "make America great again". Or,Show More Summary
South America: The Copa Libertadores title is up for grabs and will be decided in Medellin next Wednesday as Independiente del Valle of Ecuador and Colombia’s Atletico Nacional tied 1-1 in the first leg of the finals. United States:Show More Summary