Americans

Visible Articles 5 10 15
American jobless claims jump by 70,000 as coronavirus starts to take hold

American jobless claims jump by 70,000 as coronavirus starts to take hold

The number of United States citizens (Americans) filing new claims for unemployment benefits surged last week by 70,000 to the highest level in more than two years, indicating that the effect of the coronavirus was starting to be felt in rising layoffs in the job market. The US Labor Department reported Thursday that applications for […]

80 American terrorists killed in missile strike  ― Iranian state television

80 American terrorists killed in missile strike ― Iranian state television

Iranian state television said on Wednesday that at least 80 ‘American terrorists’ were killed in attacks involving 15 missiles launched by Tehran on U.S. targets in Iraq, adding that none of the missiles were intercepted. State TV, citing a senior Revolutionary Guards source, also said Iran had 100 other targets in the region in its […]

Heated moments as US Democrats clash in presidential debate

Heated moments as US Democrats clash in presidential debate

The United States Democratic candidates attacked the country’s President, Donald Trump but also clashed sharply with one another during the Democratic debate, where a smaller field allowed lesser-known hopefuls to shine against the frontrunners. One day after Trump’s ignominious impeachment, seven candidates united on Thursday to declare the president must be defeated at the 2020 […]

American families spent estimated $75 billion on pets in 2019

American families spent estimated $75 billion on pets in 2019

Two-thirds of American households own pets and spent an estimated $75 billion on them in 2019, according to the American Pet Products Association. ALSO READ: Bosnia offers to release Nigerian students mistaken for illegal migrants Pet food tops the list, followed by veterinary care, but there are other costs to consider: toys, treats, walkers/sitters, pet deposits, […]