The Skanner News - USA Thu, 02 Jul 2015 16:06:14 -0700 MYOB en-gb (The Skanner News) South Carolina Confederate Flag Protesters Charged and Released Bree Newsome and James Ian Tyson charged with defacing monuments on state capitol grounds    

USA Sun, 28 Jun 2015 11:16:35 -0700
Supreme Court Upholds Nationwide Health Care Law Subsidies A 6-3 ruling declares subsidies should not depend on where the recipients live

]]> (Mark Sherman, Associated Press) USA Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:17:47 -0700
Supreme Court Upholds Key Tool for Fighting Housing Bias Supreme Court rules 5-4 that federal housing laws prohibit seemingly neutral practices that harm minorities 

]]> (Sam Hananel, Associated Press) USA Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:00:09 -0700
Obama Rescues his Trade Agenda– With Republican Votes President's trade pact aims to strengthen US's influence and trading clout in Pacific rim countries   

USA Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:26:51 -0700
Autopsy Finds 'High-Energy Injury' in Gray's Death  A medical examiner ruled Freddie Gray's death a homicide from a deadly injury during his ride in a police van    

]]> (Associated Press) USA Wed, 24 Jun 2015 18:17:29 -0700
Surprise! Bernie Sanders Presents Hillary Clinton with a Challenge A progressive Democrat who tells it as he sees it, Sanders doesn't use polls to decide his message   

USA Sat, 20 Jun 2015 11:50:13 -0700
Video Shows Chicago Officer Firing on Black Youths In Car Judge says his gut feeling is that, "these shots never would have been fired if the kids in the car were white,"    

USA Sat, 20 Jun 2015 11:29:33 -0700
For Cigarette Smuggler, A Perilous Life Under Islamic State To feed his hungry family a 30-year-old father takes to smuggling cigarettes. In the Islamic State caliphate that's a crime that could get him executed   

USA Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:47:21 -0700
Pope Calls on World to Act Now on Climate Change Pope's encyclical challenges the world to stop polluting and curb materialism   

USA Fri, 19 Jun 2015 06:09:52 -0700
Muslims Worldwide Mark the Start of Ramadan Thursday Ramadan marked by prayer dawn to dusk fasting and nightly feasts   

]]> (Abdullah Al-Shihri, Aya Batrawy, Associated Press) USA Thu, 18 Jun 2015 21:22:33 -0700
White Man Arrested in Killing of 9 in Historic Black Church Dylann Storm Roof was arrested in the slayings of nine people in a black church in Charleston   

]]> (Alex Sanz and Russ Bynum, Associated Press) USA Thu, 18 Jun 2015 16:38:51 -0700
GOP Leaders to Brief Lawmakers on Health Care GOP lawmakers are preparing to respond to a Supreme Court decision that could cut federal health care subsidies   

]]> (Alan Fram, Associated Press) USA Wed, 17 Jun 2015 19:50:50 -0700
Polish Prosecutors Investigating Secret CIA Prisons But they say the US is obstructing their investigation by failing to turn over evidence   

USA Sat, 13 Jun 2015 23:05:07 -0700
World Remembers Jazz Artist Ornette Coleman as Visionary Whatever rules Charlie Parker and the bebop pioneers didn't shatter Coleman finished off for good   

USA Fri, 12 Jun 2015 08:03:11 -0700
Scott Walker Takes on Higher Education in Wisconsin The Wisconsin governor is likely to run for the GOP presidential nomination 

USA Thu, 11 Jun 2015 15:59:05 -0700