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'United States Of America' - 242 News Result(s)

  • Survey Finds Sharp Increase in Teen Use of Human Growth Hormones in US

    Survey Finds Sharp Increase in Teen Use of Human Growth Hormones in US

    Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, as more young people looked to drugs to boost their athletic performance and improve their looks, according to a new, large-scale national survey.

  • Pakistan Arrests US Citizen at Airport for Ammunition

    Pakistan Arrests US Citizen at Airport for Ammunition

    A United States citizen was arrested at Islamabad airport on Friday for attempting to board a plane carrying ammunition, Pakistan officials said, in the second such case since May.

  • MH17 Shot Down: Air India, Jet Airways to Avoid Airspace Over War-Torn Ukraine

    MH17 Shot Down: Air India, Jet Airways to Avoid Airspace Over War-Torn Ukraine

    Indian carriers, Air India and Jet Airways, will avoid the airspace of war-torn eastern Ukraine following a directive issued to them by the DGCA in the wake of reported shooting down of a Malaysian airliner in which all 295 people on board were kille...

  • US Secretary of State John Kerry, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel to Visit India to Push Strategic Ties

    US Secretary of State John Kerry, Defence Secretary Chuck Hagel to Visit India to Push Strategic Ties

    America's top diplomat and the head of its Defence Department will visit India in coming weeks seeking to revitalize a relationship the United States sees as a crucial counterbalance in Asia to an increasingly assertive China.

  • US Schools Safe Haven for Many Unaccompanied Minors

    US Schools Safe Haven for Many Unaccompanied Minors

    For tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors crossing the US border, primarily from Central America, US schools are one of the few government institutions where they are guaranteed services.

  • Report Exposes Culture of Beatings at New York Prison

    Report Exposes Culture of Beatings at New York Prison

    Mentally ill inmates suffer overwhelmingly from pervasive brutality at America's second biggest jail, where guards beat up prisoners routinely, The New York Times reported on Monday.

  • Honduras President, US Lawmakers Discuss Migrant Crisis

    Honduras President, US Lawmakers Discuss Migrant Crisis

    Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez told visiting US lawmakers Sunday that poverty and misinformation was fueling the flow of minors from Central America seeking to enter the United States illegally.

  • Audi Rolls Out Six Millionth Model with quattro All-wheel Drive

    Audi Rolls Out Six Millionth Model with quattro All-wheel Drive

    The six millionth Audi with quattro all-wheel drive rolled off the assembly line in Ingolstadt, Germany. It was a monsoon grey metallic SQ5 which is to make its way to the United States of America to its unnamed buyer.

  • US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns Meets Home Minister Rajnath Singh

    US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns Meets Home Minister Rajnath Singh

    US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns on Thursday wished Prime Minister Narendra Modi "great success" ahead and said America looks forward to a great partnership with India.

  • Hoping to Project Power, China Finds Itself Alone

    Hoping to Project Power, China Finds Itself Alone

    Nearly three decades after Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping famously instructed his diplomats to "be good at maintaining a low profile and never claim leadership," a new generation of rulers has made it clear that they're ready to shed the humility and s...

  • China Gave $14.4 Billion in Foreign Aid in Three Years

    China Gave $14.4 Billion in Foreign Aid in Three Years

    China, the world's second-largest economy after a decades-long boom, provided a total of 89.3 billion yuan (now $14.4 billion) in foreign aid in the three years to 2012, it said on Thursday.

  • Vladimir Putin Wishes Barack Obama A Happy July 4 'Despite Differences'

    Vladimir Putin Wishes Barack Obama A Happy July 4 'Despite Differences'

    Russia's President Vladimir Putin congratulated US counterpart Barack Obama on America's Independence Day Friday and expressed hope that bilateral relations would "successfully develop" despite their disagreements.

  • Satya Nadella, Subra Suresh to be Honoured for Contributions to US

    Satya Nadella, Subra Suresh to be Honoured for Contributions to US

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Carnegie Mellon University President Subra Suresh are among several immigrants who will be honoured this week on the occasion of America's independence day for their achievements and contributions towards making the US...

  • FIFA World Cup: Tim Howard is Captain America, USA's New Superhero

    FIFA World Cup: Tim Howard is Captain America, USA's New Superhero

    Memes featuring the 35-year-old Tim Howard exploded on the Internet, politicians clamored to praise him and Wikipedia trolls even momentarily named him the US secretary of defense after his record 16 saves against Belgium.

  • Half of US Can't Live a Day Without Smartphones

    Half of US Can't Live a Day Without Smartphones

    If your kid cannot get away from smartphone even while having dinner or watching TV, he/she is not the only one. According to a new survey by Bank of America, nearly 50 percent of mobile phone users in the US cannot last a day without smartphone.

  • 'Howard for President': Meet The New 'Captain America'

    'Howard for President': Meet The New 'Captain America'

    Even though, Tim Howard's heroic performance couldn't save the United States from the withering onslaught by the Belgium Team, Howard's 16 saves, the most by any keeper in a single FIFA World Cup game since 1966, won the hearts of football enthusiast...

  • Google Doodle for USA vs Belgium is Football with an American Touch

    Google Doodle for USA vs Belgium is Football with an American Touch

    The Google doodle for the late night Round of 16 Belgium vs USA cracker is a twist in the World Cup doodle tale. While the last ones have focused on evangelizing the world to follow the amazing world tournament, this one brings the quirky touch of Am...

  • US Warns Undocumented Child Migrants Will be Deported

    US Warns Undocumented Child Migrants Will be Deported

    United States authorities have stressed that thousands of underage migrants rushing to make it into the United States, most of them from violent regions of Central America, will face deportation.

  • More US Troops to Iraq; Special Forces Considered

    More US Troops to Iraq; Special Forces Considered

    The US is urgently deploying several hundred armed troops in and around Iraq and considering sending an additional contingent of special forces soldiers as Baghdad struggles to repel a rampant insurgency, even as the White House insists anew that Ame...

  • US Calls on China to Account for Tiananmen on Anniversary

    US Calls on China to Account for Tiananmen on Anniversary

    The United States on Wednesday called on China to account for those killed, detained, or missing in the Tiananmen Square crackdown of 1989, as Washington marked the 25th anniversary of the pro-democracy revolt.

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