Sikhs to commemorate 2012 Wisconsin gurdwara shooting

A Sikh organisation will observe the annual day of seva (service) in 14 US cities on August 1 in the memory of those who were killed in the 2012 Wisconsin Sikh temple shooting.

FBI flying surveillance aircraft over US cities

The FBI is operating a small fleet of aircraft to conduct warantless surveillance for criminal or counterterrorism operations, a spokesman said Tuesday.

Los Angeles raises minimum wage to $15

The city of Los Angeles voted Tuesday to increase minimum wage from $9 to $15 an hour in a move that is expected to boost quality of life for hundreds of thousands of its residents.

US home price gains slow in August

The 20-city price index rose 0.2 percent from July to August, with the biggest drag coming from the West Coast market.

New Indian visa service centres open in six US cities

The new company to which the Indian Embassy in the US outsourced its visa related work for its diplomatic missions there, will be opening service centres across six cities in America.

Homelessness, demand for food increase in US city survey

A survey of 25 American cities, including many of the nation`s largest has showed yearly increases in food aid and homelessness.

Narendra Modi to address Indians in 18 US cities

Still a persona non grata in the US, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi is again set to talk to the Indian community in 18 cities in North America.

Boston Marathon blasts: Major US cities on alert

Several mega cities in the US, including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Washington, have been put on alert after three explosions rocked Boston claiming the lives of three people and injuring over 100 people.

New York, Washington, 44 other US cities not white any more

The Hispanic population in the US has reached a new milestone, topping 50 mn.

Home prices fall in 8 out of 10 US cities

A real estate group says home prices fell in eight out of every 10 US cities in the third quarter of this year as heavily discounted distressed sales made up 30 percent of all deals.