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9 killed in Ohio shooting, assailant dead – police

Aug 04, 2019 - 4:33 PM

(UPDATED) At least 16 others are injured, says the Dayton police department. It comes just hours after a separate mass shooting in El Paso, Texas.

Slave story of Pulitzer Prize-winning FilAm writer sparks online debate

May 18, 2017 - 6:50 PM

Filipino American author Alex Tizon shares a haunting story of slavery within his own family drawing mixed reactions online

Screenshot from The Atlantic's June 2017 issue.

International players set to shine at NCAA Final Four

Mar 31, 2017 - 1:37 PM

International players have been pivotal for 3 of the 4 teams that have made it to the US college basketball semifinals

INTERNATIONAL GAME. Gonzaga freshman Rui Hachimura is believed to be the first Japan native to play in the Final Four. Photo from Wikipedia

WATCH: Kid runs on court during college basketball game

Mar 10, 2017 - 1:03 PM

The toddler finishes with a stat line of zero points and one 20 yard dash

HOOP DREAMS. One young toddler makes his college basketball debut about 15 years too early. Screenshot from YouTube

Razon-led ICTSI ends contract with Port of Portland

Mar 01, 2017 - 4:10 PM

ICTSI will pay the Port of Portland 11 45 million in compensation and return the equipment it bought when it took over management of the terminal in 2011

1ST US VENTURE. The Port of Portland lease is ICTSI’s first venture in the US and said to be the largest financial transaction in the history of the city's maritime port. Photo from ICTSI

Attorneys general from 16 U.S. states condemn Trump travel ban

Jan 30, 2017 - 7:22 AM

The 16 attorneys general all Democrats whose states are home to nearly a third of the US population issued a joint statement in opposition

Demonstrators at Philadelphia International Airport protest against President Donald Trump's executive order banning Muslim immigration on January 29, 2017 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images/AFP

Armed protesters who occupied Oregon refuge acquitted

Oct 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM

UPDATED The 41 day siege that began January 2 at the remote reserve put the spotlight on a long running dispute over millions of acres of public land in the US West

ACQUITTED. In this file photo, Ammon Bundy (C), leader of an armed anti-government militia, makes a statement at a news conference at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters near Burns, Oregon January 5, 2016. File photo by Rob Kerr/AFP

Clinton claims Kentucky, Sanders takes Oregon in Democratic duel

May 18, 2016 - 8:45 AM

UPDATED Hillary Clinton seeks to halt the momentum of Democratic presidential rival Bernie Sanders

In this file photo, US Democratic Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton (L) and Bernie Sanders before the start of the Democratic Presidential candidates' debate, at the Whiting Auditorium in Flint, Michigan, USA, March 6, 2016. Jeff Kowalsky/EPA

Last 4 holdouts in Oregon standoff surrender

Feb 12, 2016 - 8:04 AM

UPDATED The Federal Bureau of Investigation says the 4 holdouts had been taken into custody without incident

One killed as police arrest Oregon siege leader – FBI

Jan 27, 2016 - 11:59 AM

UPDATED Ammon Bundy who has led the protest in rural Oregon is one of 5 people arrested after a stand off pitting an anti government militia against the US authorities

STANDING THEIR GROUND. Ammon Bundy(R), leader of a group of armed anti-government protesters speaks to the media as other members look on at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon January 4, 2016. Rob Kerr/AFP

Armed group digs in at Oregon reserve

Jan 06, 2016 - 9:58 AM

Ammon Bundy who has led the revolt at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge since the weekend says the siege will continue until the federal government abandons control of the reserve to local residents

Ammon Bundy (C), leader of an armed anti-government militia, makes a statement at a news conference at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters near Burns, Oregon January 5, 2016. Rob Kerr/AFP

Oregon standoff: Q and A on US militia

Jan 05, 2016 - 1:11 PM

Dozens of armed men occupying a wildlife reserve in Oregon since the weekend reflect a long tradition of anti federal government fervor in America

STANDING THEIR GROUND. Ammon Bundy(R), leader of a group of armed anti-government protesters speaks to the media as other members look on at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge near Burns, Oregon January 4, 2016. Rob Kerr/AFP

Militia standoff enters second day at US wildlife reserve

Jan 04, 2016 - 4:27 PM

Dozens of anti government militiamen occupied an Oregon wildlife refuge for a second day warning that their protest against the jailing of two ranchers could last for months

Media gather outside the entrance of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge Headquarters near Burns, Oregon, January 3, 2016, where an armed anti-government group have taken over a building at the federal wildlife refuge, accusing officials of unfairly punishing ranchers who refused to sell their land. Rob Kerr/AFP

Obama meets Oregon families as 2 more die in campus shootings

Oct 10, 2015 - 8:21 AM

The October 1 shooting in Roseburg has revived the thorny debate on gun control in America – and two more deadly incidents on Friday are sure to fuel the discussion

US SHOOTING. US President Barack Obama walks towards the 'Marine One' helicopter on the South Lawn prior to his departure from the White House in Washington, DC, USA, October 9, 2015. Obama is meeting privately with families of victims of the Umpqua Community College shooting in Roseburg, Oregon. Photo by Olivier Douliery/EPA

One dead, 3 wounded in latest US university shooting

Oct 09, 2015 - 9:55 PM

The deadly shooting at Northern Arizona University NAU comes just over a week after the October 1 shooting rampage in Oregon

Investigators piece together motive of Oregon shooter

Oct 04, 2015 - 7:48 AM

Officials recover 14 weapons belonging to the shooter including six found at the school along with a flak jacket and ammunition

Dave (L) and Robin Griffiths leave flowers at a memorial along the road to Umpqua Community College on October 3, 2015 in Roseburg, Oregon. Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images/AFP

Roxas on LP event, Oregon violence, Gilas vs Japan | 6PM wRap

Oct 02, 2015 - 7:36 PM

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10 orang terbunuh dalam penembakan di Oregon

Oct 02, 2015 - 1:46 PM

Pelaku tewas dalam baku tembak yang terjadi dengan pihak kepolisian

VICTIM. Authorities move a shooting victim after a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, on October 1, 2015. Michael Sullivan/The News-Review/AFP

Obama voices anger over Oregon shooting, urges gun control

Oct 02, 2015 - 9:53 AM

This is not something I can do myself I have to have a Congress and state legislatures and governors who are willing to work with me on this

ANGER AND SADNESS. US President Barack Obama speaks on the shooting at Oregon's Umpqua Community College, at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, October 1, 2015. Kevin Dietsch/Pool/EPA

10 killed in US school massacre

Oct 02, 2015 - 2:34 AM

UPDATED A visibly angry US President Barack Obama makes an impassioned plea for gun control in the wake of the shooting blasting Congress for its failure to act in the face of routine mass killings

VICTIM. Authorities move a shooting victim after a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, on October 1, 2015. Michael Sullivan/The News-Review/AFP

California wildfires death toll rises to 5

Sep 18, 2015 - 2:18 PM

Some 17 000 people are still unable to return to their homes as 13 000 firefighters battle blazes across the state

DEATH TOLL RISES. A general view shows the wreckage of cars destroyed by the 'Valley fire' in Middletown, California, USA, September 16, 2015. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

PH bans poultry from California

Mar 05, 2015 - 7:27 PM

With the exception of heat treated products all shipments of poultry and poultry products from California are stopped and confiscated in Philippine ports

US West Coast ports to begin tackling backlog after labor deal

Feb 22, 2015 - 11:09 AM

The White House calls the deal reached after 9 months of negotiations a huge relief for the economy businesses and workers

FROZEN. Container ships sit idle in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, in Los Angeles, California, USA, February 12, 2015. Michael Nelson/EPA

Pressure mounts on shippers, union to settle US ports dispute

Feb 19, 2015 - 11:31 AM

Worsening cargo congestion in ports at the US west coast that the union and shippers blame on each other has slowed freight traffic since October at the ports

FROZEN. Container ships sit idle in the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach, in Los Angeles, California, USA, February 12, 2015. Michael Nelson/EPA

Huge storm hits US West Coast, 2 dead

Dec 13, 2014 - 11:07 AM

News reports say a homeless man and a young boy were killed by falling trees in the state of Oregon

'UNUSUALLY POWERFUL STORM.' Mud and debris has damaged a popular beach and camp side along a portion of the Pacific Coast Highway near Point Mugu, California, USA, December 12, 2014 that was closed following a strong rain storm that caused mud and rock slides. Photo by Michael Nelson/EPA

US city of Portland sues Uber

Dec 09, 2014 - 3:00 PM

The US city of Portland Oregon sues ride sharing startup Uber saying it is operating illegally and asks the court to order the service to stop operating in the city until it is in compliance with city rules

UBER. Uber signage in front of their headquarters in San Francisco, California, USA, 14 November 2014. Photo by John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Political ads, US midterm elections, marijuana vote | The wRap

Nov 05, 2014 - 7:16 PM

The Supreme Court gives final ruling on political ads in 2016 Republicans dominate US midterm elections Washington DC and Oregon vote to legalize marijuana

Pot hits new ballot high, as America votes

Nov 05, 2014 - 11:52 AM

UPDATED Ballots were held on issues ranging from gay marriage to bear baiting on the sidelines of midterm polls

File photo by EPA/Abir Sultan

US campaigners hope to engineer GMO labeling laws

Jul 07, 2014 - 1:44 PM

A fight is sprouting over whether consumers should be told more about what s in their grocery bags

LABELED. A file photo taken on October 19, 2012 in Los Angeles, California shows labels on bags of snack foods indicating they are non-GMO (genetically modified organism) food products. Robyn Beck/AFP

INFOGRAPHIC: 2012 U.S. Electoral Map

Nov 11, 2012 - 2:07 PM

UPDATED Here is the 2012 US Election Map showing the distribution of the electoral votes as of Saturday November 10

#USvote: Electoral College tally

Nov 11, 2012 - 9:02 AM

UPDATED Nov 11 Here is the Electoral College tally for the 2012 US presidential election based on projections from the major US networks ABC NBC CBS CNN FOX and the New York Times

LIVE: Obama wins, say U.S. media

Nov 07, 2012 - 8:19 AM

LIVE COVERAGE of the 2012 US presidential election November 6 2012

Voters in full force for U.S. poll finale

Nov 07, 2012 - 6:44 AM

Freezing temperatures in the northeast light drizzle in Chicago and a threat of thunderstorms in Florida did little to deter citizens from lining up at polling stations

Obama, Romney end tumultuous White House campaign

Nov 06, 2012 - 2:10 PM

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney made their final cases to Americans on election eve Monday November 5 capping a grueling negative multi billion dollar campaign and handing their fates to voters

THE BATTLE IS ON. This combination of file pictures shows US President Barack Obama (L) speaking during a campaign event at Prime Osborn Convention Center July 19, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida, and US Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney (R) addressing the Family Research Council's Values Voter Summit in Washington on October 8, 2011. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN /Nicholas KAMM/FILES

Huge dock washed up on US coast, thought from Japan

Jun 07, 2012 - 5:59 AM

Various debris from the March 11 2011 tsunami have begun washing up on the US and Canadian west coast and experts predict a surge of flotsam in the coming months having drifted the 5 500 miles from Japan