Stories about World Media

Jun 23 2017

Trump says he didn't tape of conversations with Comey

On May 12, a day after details of a one-on-one dinner he had with Comey were reported by the New York Times , Trump issued an apparent threat to the former Federal B...

Jun 23 2017

Murder charge for Virginia man in attack on Muslim girl

Fairfax Police have charged 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres with murder. He then shoved her body in his vehicle and threw it in a pond in the nearby Loudoun Count...

Jun 23 2017

Philippine military: Rebels still holding hostages in school

Early on Wednesday, Chief Inspector Realan Mamon said the militants had entered the school in the town of Pigcawayan and taken a number of students hostage. Padilla said ...

Jun 23 2017

Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' European Union citizens' rights after Brexit

Jane Golding, the Berlin-based Chair of British in Europe , said: "The result is that the European Union offer now gives us nearly everything we need and abides by a cor...

Jun 23 2017

Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China

And, if certain conditions are met, Gibbs said, Mallory could even face the death penalty. He traveled to Shanghai in March and April to meet with individuals he thou...

Jun 23 2017

Iraq PM: Mosul liberation to be announced in few days

The jihadists appear to have chosen to blow up the mosque rather than see their flag torn down by USA -backed Iraqi forces battling through the maze of narrow alleys and ...

Jun 23 2017

N. Korea Conducts ICBM Engine Test

A medium-range ballistic missile was launched from a test range in Hawaii at 7:20 pm local time, but the interceptor missile fired at sea from USS John Paul Jones, a gu...

Jun 23 2017

Naidu says was misquoted on loan waiver statement

He said it was "never expected" that the BJP would make "such a joke of farmers' suicide ". This was not in theinterest of the federal set up, he said citing union fin...

Jun 23 2017

Is Nancy Pelosi in Trouble?

The memo also pointed to the job approval ratings of President Trump in Congressional Districts, including the 8th district, where 54% had a negative opinion of Trum...

Jun 23 2017

'Dreamer' Tusk says Brexit could be reversed

European Union leaders launched their the most ambitious defence plan for decades on Thursday, agreeing a multi-billion-euro weapons fund, shared financing for battleg...

Jun 23 2017

Senate Democrats launch tactics to slow work on health care bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-KY, has said he hopes to have the bill up for a floor vote before the Senate's July 4 recess. In that sense, it looks like t...

Jun 23 2017

USA jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

It is the fifth time in the past month the USA has struck at forces allied with the Syrian government in the area. The US-led anti-ISIL coalition said an F-15E Stri...

Jun 23 2017

Israel begins work on new West Bank settlement

Pro-settlement hard-liners who dominate Mr Netanyahu's coalition and oppose Palestinian statehood on security or religious grounds had pressed him to keep that promise. P...

Jun 23 2017

EU leaders to weigh terrorism, defence ties, migration

His Belgian neighbor Charles Michel was more cautious about even raising the prospect of Britain staying in the Union: "I am NOT a dreamer and I'm not the only on...

Jun 23 2017

Oklahoma Not Among Hacked Election States

Russian government-linked hackers potentially targeted as many as 21 states' election systems a year ago, a Homeland Security official warned Congress on Wednesday...

Jun 23 2017

March against Islamic law, counter-protest draws a crowd in Lansing

In Chicago, "about 30 people demonstrated against Islamic law and in favor of President Trump", but twice as many counter-protesters shouted back, the wire service repor...

Jun 23 2017

Donald Trump blames Obama inaction for Otto Warmbier's death

White House press secretary Sean Spice said the United States has been very forceful in its political and economic pressure that has been applied in North Korea. Patien...

Jun 23 2017

Imagine! Lennon brings no peace, but discord at EU summit

BRUSSELS (AP) — If European Union chief Donald Tusk is still "a dreamer" about Britain having second thoughts on leaving the EU, some other EU leaders at a summit Th...

Jun 23 2017

US Shoots Down Pro-Assad Regime Drone In Syria

The Iranian-made Shahed 129 is the same type that was shot down earlier this month after it dropped a "dud" munition near a patrol being carried out by coalition troo...

Jun 23 2017

Why Meira Kumar is Opposition's best bet against BJP's Ram Nath Kovind

In choosing Meira Kumar , a Dalit woman as its candidate, the Opposition also placated the likes of BSP chief Mayawati , and by making it a "Bihar ki beti" versus a BJ...