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#United States

# united-states - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Trump confirms that US military has killed architect of 2000 USS Cole bombing

Trump confirms that US military has killed architect of 2000 USS Cole bombing

The military said Friday that Al-Qaeda operative Jamal al-Badawi was believed to have been killed in a precision strike in Yemen.

# united-states - Friday 4 January, 2019

Close to a million Ford cars recalled to replace airbag inflators that can explode and hurl shrapnel

The move includes over 782,000 vehicles in the US and is part of the largest series of recalls in US history.

# united-states - Thursday 3 January, 2019

US visa bill for Irish graduates scuppered by single US senator

The bill was passed in the US House of Representatives without the need for a vote early in December but then hit a serious roadblock in the Senate.

# united-states - Friday 28 December, 2018

Trump threatens to shut US-Mexico border 'entirely' if Congress doesn't approve wall funding

Democrats are refusing to provide $5 billion for Trump’s border wall project.

# united-states - Thursday 27 December, 2018

'It's pretty sad': Trump acknowledges security concerns over surprise trip to Iraq

The US President says his concerns were for the First Lady, not for himself.

# united-states - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

The 9 at 9: St Stephen's Day

Here’s all the news you need to know this morning.

# united-states - Friday 21 December, 2018

Revenue hits international pharma company with €1.6 billion tax demand

The matter relates to the 2013 sale by Elan of the intellectual property the MS drug Tysabri.

# united-states - Wednesday 19 December, 2018

Yemeni mother granted leave to enter US to see dying two-year-old son

Abdullah Hassan, a US citizen like his father, suffers from a rare genetic brain condition and is on life support.

# united-states - Monday 17 December, 2018

North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation'

The warning from the North yesterday came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North Korean officials.

# united-states - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Trump's interior secretary denies he is quitting over the multiple investigations into him

In his resignation letter, Zinke said there had been “vicious and politically motivated attacks” against him.

# united-states - Friday 14 December, 2018

Man (79) to be extradited to US over FBI's claims he produces child pornography

The US-Irish citizen, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, had objected to his extradition to New York.

# united-states - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

Judge orders Stormy Daniels to pay Donald Trump nearly $300,000 in legal fees

Daniels in her dismissed suit had accused Trump of defamation for characterising as a “total con job” her claims of a presidential affair.

# united-states - Tuesday 11 December, 2018

Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring

Meng Wanzhou faces US fraud charges related to alleged sanctions-breaking dealings with Iran.

# united-states - Saturday 8 December, 2018

From The42 England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group PARIS 2019

England, Scotland drawn alongside Japan in same Women's World Cup group

World champions United States are drawn alongside Sweden, Thailand and Chile.

# united-states - Friday 7 December, 2018

Trump nominates lawyer who served under George HW Bush as attorney general

Trump made the announcement while departing the White House for a trip to Missouri.

# united-states - Friday 30 November, 2018

Saudi Arabia's leader meets Trump and others for first time since journalist's killing

The summit marks a quick return to the international stage for Prince Mohammed after the kingdom came under fire for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

# united-states - Tuesday 27 November, 2018

Ukrainian president warns of threat of 'full-scale war' with Russia

Russia and Ukraine have blamed each other for Sunday’s confrontation in the Kerch Strait, which links the Black Sea and the Sea of Azov.

# united-states - Thursday 15 November, 2018

From The42 Wayne Rooney makes 120th and final appearance as Three Lions ease past USA Time To Say Goodbye

Wayne Rooney makes 120th and final appearance as Three Lions ease past USA

Goals from Jesse Lingard, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Callum Wilson saw England see off the USA.

Texas executes Mexican man who killed his wife and two young children

Mexico and human rights groups have long maintained that Roberto Ramos was not informed of his legal rights.

# united-states - Saturday 3 November, 2018

'The vote was built on hate': Brazilians in Ireland react to election of far-right president Bolsonaro

The far-right politician has previously said he is “very proud” to be homophobic.

# united-states - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

From The42 We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup Expansion

We could see an extra 16 teams at the next World Cup

Accommodating more sides would vastly complicate Qatar’s task in preparing for the competition.

# united-states - Saturday 27 October, 2018

'Must concern us all greatly': Pentagon Chief Jim Mattis on murder of Saudi journalist

Mattis told a security conference that the US “does not tolerate this kind of ruthless action.

# united-states - Thursday 18 October, 2018

From The42 Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina Australia

Down Under! Ireland international O'Sullivan seals move to Australia after stellar campaign in North Carolina

Cork midfielder Denise O’Sullivan has joined Canberra United as the club’s guest player for 2018/19.

# united-states - Monday 1 October, 2018

From The42 Reed takes a swipe at Spieth and Furyk after USA's Ryder Cup hammering Reed All About It

Reed takes a swipe at Spieth and Furyk after USA's Ryder Cup hammering

“For somebody as successful in the Ryder Cup as I am, I don’t think it’s smart to sit me twice.”

# united-states - Sunday 30 September, 2018

From The42 Phil Mickelson hails 'phenomenal leadership' at Ryder Cup as beaten USA present united front Ryder Cup

Phil Mickelson hails 'phenomenal leadership' at Ryder Cup as beaten USA present united front

Phil Mickelson’s criticism of the US captain dominated the headlines after the 2014 Ryder Cup, but there was no repeat at Le Golf National.

'We fell in love': Trump on exchanging letters with Kim Jong-un

Trump told a cheering crowd at a campaign rally that there was once tough talk “back and forth” between him and the North Korean leader.

# united-states - Saturday 29 September, 2018

From The42 Tiger Woods 'emotionally tired', says Furyk Mental Tax

Tiger Woods 'emotionally tired', says Furyk

Victory at the Tour Championship ended a five-year title drought for Tiger Woods, but it may have taken it out of the 42-year-old.

From The42 'He's one of my best friends': Fleetwood loving Molinari partnership Bromance

'He's one of my best friends': Fleetwood loving Molinari partnership

The pair have claimed three points for Europe so far.

Sexual harassment lawsuit filed against actor Kevin Spacey by Californian masseur

The complainant alleges that Spacey groped him during a massage session two years ago.

# united-states - Friday 28 September, 2018

From The42 Furyk denies Woods suffering with back injury Ryder Cup

Furyk denies Woods suffering with back injury

The 42-year-old was left out of the foursomes session, but is due to be back on the course tomorrow morning.

From The42 'I believe in him' - Bjorn never doubted McIlroy despite lacklustre start Got Your Back

'I believe in him' - Bjorn never doubted McIlroy despite lacklustre start

After enduring a torrid time in the morning fourballs, Rory McIlroy redeemed himself in a European fightback at Le Golf National.

# united-states - Wednesday 26 September, 2018

From The42 US pairing of Woods and Mickelson 'not too likely' says skipper Furyk Lefty

US pairing of Woods and Mickelson 'not too likely' says skipper Furyk

They old rivals haven’t been particularly successful together in the past.

# united-states - Monday 24 September, 2018

Bill Cosby back in court to face sentencing for sexual assault

The 81-year-old faces a maximum potential sentence of 30 years for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand at his Philadelphia mansion.

# united-states - Sunday 23 September, 2018

From The42 'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title Irish Abroad

'Best day of my life' - US-based Ireland international O'Sullivan wins National Women's Soccer League title

Denise O’Sullivan was an integral member of the NC Courage side which were crowned National Women’s Soccer League champions.

# united-states - Friday 21 September, 2018

Ireland international O'Sullivan named North Carolina MVP in US Women's Soccer League

Cork’s Denise O’Sullivan has impressed since moving to North Carolina in July 2017.

# united-states - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

Hurricane Florence expected to deliver 'direct hit' to US East Coast

President Trump said this is one of the worst storms to hit the east coast in many years.

# united-states - Saturday 8 September, 2018

From The42 Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA Brazil This post contains videos

Captain fantastic: Neymar and Firmino on target as Brazil cruise to victory over USA

PSG star Neymar scored on his first outing as national team captain on Friday night.

# united-states - Wednesday 5 September, 2018

From The42 Ryder Cup pick 'beyond special', says Woods Bound For France

Ryder Cup pick 'beyond special', says Woods

After setting the goal of making the United States Ryder Cup team, Tiger Woods was delighted to be one of Jim Furyk’s captain’s picks.

# united-states - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Amazon has become a trillion dollar company

The company, which was created in a garage in Washington, has come a long way.

# united-states - Saturday 1 September, 2018

Tánaiste: US decision to end aid to Palestinian refugee agency is 'shocking'

The US State Department said it was no longer willing to shoulder “the very disproportionate share of the burden”.

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