Tag: U.S.

‘Soft Power’ – the musical and the foreign policy

I saw “Soft Power” at the Curran theater last week. The play with a musical in the middle is ostensibly…

5 months ago

US economy showing signs of life after slow start to year

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy is showing signs of more life after a less-than-stellar start to the year. The government…

2 years ago

A top haven for tax cheats that may surprise you: the US

WASHINGTON — The U.S. lambastes and strong-arms countries that help drug lords and millionaire investors hide their money from tax…

3 years ago

AP sources: US, Cuba seek to normalize relations

President Barack Obama announced the re-establishment of diplomatic relations with Cuba on Wednesday and declared an end to America's "outdated…

4 years ago

Jozy Altidore, referee focus before US-Belgium World Cup game

SALVADOR, Brazil — They know the eyes of the United States will be on them from thousands of miles away,…

4 years ago

San Jose teen makes Olympic figure skating team

Despite never competing in an international senior event, 15-year-old Polina Edmunds of San Jose was named to the U.S. Olympic…

5 years ago

U.S. women’s soccer team gives Sermanni win over old team Australia

Lauren Holiday and Carli Lloyd scored in the first half and the U.S. women’s national team overpowered Australia 4-0, giving…

5 years ago

U.S. victory keeps Mexico alive in hunt for World Cup berth

Graham Zusi and Aron Johannsson scored in second-half stoppage time, and the United States rallied for a 3-2 win at…

5 years ago