Subscribe to UPI feed UPI
U.S. News - UPI.com
Updated: 3 weeks 2 days ago

Three U.S. citizens, one Canadian charged with raising money for ISIS

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 23:47
Authorities have charged three U.S. citizens and one Canadian with conspiring to provide material support to the Islamic State.

Former Fort-Worth police officer found guilty of manslaughter

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 23:04
A former Texas police officer was found guilty of manslaughter after he shot and killed a Black woman through a window in her home in October 2019.

Dow has worst day since September amid larger market dip

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 22:28
The Dow Jones Industrial Average had its worst day in months and markets as a whole dropped Thursday, after numbers from the U.S. Census Bureau showed retail sales declined more than expected in November.

Keystone Pipeline restarts oil flow while leak's cause still investigated

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 22:09
Crude oil is again moving through the Keystone Pipeline between Hardisty, Alberta, Canada, and Patoka, Ill., after a leak was discovered a week ago.

Biden releases nearly 13,000 more JFK assassination files

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 21:54
The National Archives and Records Administration released nearly 13,000 documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Thursday.

Stuttgart, Ark., police officer killed attempting to make arrest

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 21:33
Arkansas State Police confirmed Thursday that a Stuttgart, Ark., police officer was killed and a state trooper was wounded attempting to make an arrest during a pursuit.

D.C. Bar counsel calls for Rudy Giuliani to be disbarred

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 21:24
The D.C. Bar's disciplinary counsel recommended Thursday that Rudy Giuliani be disbarred after a panel found that he likely violated at least one professional conduct rule in his efforts to overturn the 2020 election.

Rep. Pelosi confident in spending bill before Christmas, Ukraine allyship in new Congress

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 21:02
Rep. Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., reflected on her career and commented on what lies ahead for Congress in what may have been her final press briefing as House speaker on Thursday.

Coast Guard recovers body of woman who fell off cruise ship

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 19:26
The Coast Guard has recovered the body of a 36-year-old woman who fell from the MSC Meraviglia cruise ship on Thursday.

President Joe Biden announces plans to commit $55B to Africa over next three years

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 19:24
President Joe Biden on Thursday said that the United States plans to commit $55 billion in African over the next three years, as he hosted the continent's leaders at summit in Washington D.C.

Biden administration sanctions organizations furthering Chinese, Russian military efforts

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 19:21
The Biden administration is restricting dozens of organizations from obtaining U.S.-based technology to further modernize the Chinese military.

Biden announces support for Sen. Joe Manchin's federal energy permitting plan

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 19:03
Keeping a promise he made in getting the Inflation Reduction Act to pass, President Joe Biden announced his support for Sen. Joe Manchin's proposal to overhaul the federal permitting process.

Three men sentenced to prison in Gretchen Whitmer kidnapping case

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 18:17
Three men who plotted to kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer were all sentenced to at least seven years in prison on Thursday.

Retail, food service sales fall 0.6% in November

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 17:54
Advance monthly retail and food services sales in November fell a seasonally adjusted 0.6% in a possible sign of the economic slowdown going into the holiday season.

U.S. imposes more sanctions on Russia's financial sector

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 17:33
The Department of the Treasury has designated 18 Russian entities for their role in financing Russia's war in Ukraine.

U.S. Department of Justice sues Arizona to stop construction of makeshift border wall

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 15:37
The U.S. Department of Justice has sued Arizona in an attempt to quash Gov. Doug Ducey's efforts to build a makeshift wall on the state's border with Mexico, claiming the ongoing construction trespasses on federal land.

Congress to replace Dred Scott decision author's Capitol bust with Thurgood Marshall's

Thu, 12/15/2022 - 15:06
The U.S. House Wednesday passed legislation that will remove a Capitol statue of Dred Scott decision author Supreme Court Justice Roger Brooke Taney. It will be replaced with a bust of Thurgood Marshall.

Coast Guard: Missing sailors found safe hundreds of miles off Delaware's coast

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 09:34
The U.S. Coast Guard said two sailors reported missing earlier this week have been found safe more than 200 miles off the coast of Delaware.

House committee calls on archivist to determine if more Trump documents are missing

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 08:56
The House oversight and reform committee has called on the national archivist to determine if there are more documents unaccounted for.

Final Jan. 6 committee hearing to be held Monday, says chair

Wed, 12/14/2022 - 07:45
The House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection will hold its final public meeting on Monday, its chairman said.