The FBI’s Shame: Agency fails to stop mass murderer

Yet another mass shooting in the USA has killed 17 students. As Americans struggle to cope with this insanity, neither the FBI nor especially politicians are bothering to do their jobs which include passing consistent and responsible gun legislation and in the FBI’s case, investigate leads provided to it so as to prevent future murders. […]

New blood pressure range means half of Americans have hypertension

By Deena Beasley Undated Nov 14: Tighter blood pressure guidelines from U.S. heart organizations mean millions more people need to make lifestyle changes, or start taking medication, in order to avoid cardiovascular problems. Americans with blood pressure of 130/80 or higher should be treated, down from the previous trigger of 140/90, according to new guidelines […]

Ahead of Trump’s visit to Philippines, a big thumbs up from U.S. veterans

By Martin Petty SUBIC, Philippines, Nov 11 : – U.S. President Donald Trump is no stranger to controversy and he has often come in for sharp criticism both at home and overseas, but in the town of Subic in the Philippines, he’s a hero. Once home to one of the biggest U.S. naval facilities in […]

American tennis big winner at US Open

By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sept 10 : Sloane Stephens may have hoisted the U.S. Open trophy on Saturday with her defeat of Madison Keys but American tennis was the big winner at the year’s final grand slam. With American women sweeping the semi-finals to guarantee a home-grown winner, it has been a giddy fortnight […]

Gay Americans are shaken, unbowed by nightclub attack

By Jonathan Allen and Gina Cherelus NEW YORK, Jun 12 : For many Americans, gay bars and nightclubs have long served as a place of refuge, a care-free place filled with like-minded souls away from the relatives, employers or anyone else who might judge them disapprovingly, or worse. And so the massacre at a gay […]

Iranian-American groups praise prisoner exchange

By Kevin Murphy Undated, Jan 17 : – The prisoner exchange between the United States and Iran won praise from some Iranian American organizations , even as the US imposed new sanctions on those who supply Iran’s ballistic missile system. Three Americans who had been imprisoned in Iran arrived in Germany yesterday as the United […]