The Skanner News - USA Wed, 02 Sep 2015 11:44:21 -0700 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) Ruling Could Ease Way for Unions at Fast-Food Chains Fight for a living wage for food service workers has gone global   

]]> (The Associated Press) USA Sat, 29 Aug 2015 15:01:37 -0700
New Orleans and Gulf Residents Remember Katrina Disaster Prayers rise for 1800 dead and billions lost across Mississippi and Louisiana 10 years ago     

]]> (REBECCA SANTANA, KEVIN MCGILL, Associated Press) USA Sat, 29 Aug 2015 13:58:32 -0700
Civil Rights Activist Amelia Boynton Robinson Dies at 104 Amelia Boynton Robinson, a civil rights activist who helped lead the "Bloody Sunday" civil rights march in 1965, died early Wednesday 

USA Wed, 26 Aug 2015 18:42:59 -0700
France Honors Brit and Three Americans who Took on Train Gunman President Francois Hollande says men gave 'a lesson in courage...

]]> (SYLVIE CORBET, Associated Press) USA Mon, 24 Aug 2015 17:38:08 -0700
Election 2016: Will VP Joe Biden Run? Democrats wait to see if Joe Biden will challenge Clinton, Sanders and other Democratic hopefuls    

]]> (Josh Lederman, Associated Press) USA Sat, 22 Aug 2015 11:18:16 -0700
Family Seeks Justice for Jonathan Ferrell after Mistrial Jury hung in case of unarmed Jonathan Ferrell shot by Police Officer Randall Kerrick in 2013   

]]> (Tom Foreman Jr., Associated Press) USA Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:31:33 -0700
3 Americans Tackle Armed Man on French Train A 26-year-old was arrested after one serviceman was stabbed and another passenger injured with gun    

]]> (Nadine Achoui-Lesage, Stephanie Siek, Associated Press) USA Sat, 22 Aug 2015 10:01:56 -0700
Yoga, Fitness, Tai Chi: Could Wellness be your Work? Three self-employed women succeed with wellness and fitness centres   

]]> (Curtis Bunn, Urban News Service) USA Sat, 22 Aug 2015 09:28:45 -0700
Autopsy: Suspect Killed by St. Louis Police Was Shot in Back An autopsy showed that an 18-year-old who was shot and killed by an officer died from a single wound in the back

USA Fri, 21 Aug 2015 19:32:32 -0700
Obama to Visit New Orleans for 10th Anniversary of Hurricane Disaster left throngs of people dead in the streets and a city in shambles   

USA Thu, 20 Aug 2015 20:02:00 -0700
Civil Rights Icon Julian Bond Dies at 75 Remembered as a dedicated, even-keeled fighter for justice   

USA Mon, 17 Aug 2015 17:02:49 -0700
GOP Hopefuls Join Basque Fry Barbecue on Nevada Ranch Dr Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Carly Fiorina and Scott Walker pitch to Republican voters   

]]> (Michelle Rindels, Associated Press) USA Sun, 16 Aug 2015 06:59:26 -0700
Top Democrats Mingle On Martha's Vineyard President Obama played golf with former President Clinton and socialised with Hillary Clinton   

]]> (JOSH LEDERMAN, Associated Press) USA Sun, 16 Aug 2015 06:46:05 -0700
High Housing Costs Raise An Obstacle For Women Fleeing Abuse From New York to Seattle it's difficult to find a affordable place to rent   

]]> (COLLEEN LONG, Associated Press) USA Sun, 16 Aug 2015 05:47:51 -0700
Suspect Shot Near Ferguson Rally Critically Injured A protest for the anniversary of Michael Brown's death was marred by a police-involved shooting   

USA Mon, 10 Aug 2015 18:30:53 -0700