Stories about World Media

Feb 07 2018

House votes to overhaul system for reporting harassment

As an amendment to the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995, a provision in the new legislation requires members of Congress - found guilty of harassment - reimbu...

Feb 07 2018

Kenya police tear gas protesters over close of 4 TV stations

Police spokesman Charles Owino did not answer his phone when called for comment. Omtatah later told Reuters that the courier he had sent to deliver the papers to Kenya'...

Feb 07 2018

Justin Trudeau objects to the word 'mankind'

Mr. Trudeau was fielding questions at MacEwan University in Edmonton when a woman reportedly from the World Mission Society Church of God asked a question about policie...

Feb 07 2018

Trump shares op-ed tearing into Federal Bureau of Investigation over findings in Nunes memo

The memo claims , among other things, that several top officials at the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the DOJ acted improperly when they signed off on Foreign Int...

Feb 07 2018

Cochran, Wicker join bipartisan push for community health centers

Two of those health centers are located right here in the Pine Belt; Family Health Center in Laurel and Southeast Mississippi Rural Health Initiative in Hattiesburg. Sinc...

Feb 07 2018

Trump tells Pentagon to plan military parade in Washington DC

At a meeting at the Pentagon on January 18 that included Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Joseph Dunford, Trump said he wanted a ...

Feb 07 2018

The Nunes memo could set a unsafe precedent for the intelligence community

The House intelligence committee voted Monday to release the memo, which pushes back against a GOP document released last week . "As stated many times, the Administr...

Feb 07 2018

Lithuanian officials: Russian Federation permanently stationing Iskander in Kaliningrad

Kaliningrad is a Russian exclave on the Baltic Sea, and the missiles would be able to reach large parts of territory in NATO-members Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia...

Feb 07 2018

Duterte halts foreign exploration in Benham Rise

Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio said the Philippines will be violating worldwide law - the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNLCOS...

Feb 07 2018

Trump Calls for US Government Shutdown if Deal on Immigration Not Reached

Trump said last September that he was ending the DACA program, complaining that Obama had overstepped his legal authority in creating it. "I'd love to see a shutdow...

Feb 07 2018

The Philadelphia Eagles Just Won Their First Super Bowl

Meanwhile, the Eagles front office has already had one eye trained on 2018 for months, preparing for the scouting combine, free agency, and the NFL Draft. Special tea...

Feb 07 2018

International Olympic Committee disappointing Russian bans were lifted

The suit against the Olympic body was initiated by lawyers following the IOC's refusal to invite 13 athletes, all with clean doping histories, to the upcoming Winter G...

Feb 07 2018

Political Battle Intensifies, Leading To Government Shutdown

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell also assured Democrats that there would be a negotiation for an immigration deal within that time period and put a bill on the...

Feb 07 2018

US markets on rebound as Europe, Asia stocks tumble

USA stocks swooned Friday and Monday as investors anxious that accelerating inflation and higher interest rates could derail the market's record-setting rally. On Friday...

Feb 07 2018

ANC leadership can not agree on whether President Zuma should resign

Zuma's tenure officially runs until mid-2019. The NEC will now hold an emergency meeting in Cape Town on Wednesday after Zuma refused to step down voluntarily. Speake...

Feb 07 2018

Adam Schiff Blasts Trump for 'Busy Morning' of 'Executive Time'

The memo's release was, as procedure requires, approved by the White House . That's according to White House chief of staff John Kelly . Kelly said on Tuesday that ...

Feb 07 2018

Philadelphia Eagles players to skip White House visit over Trump

Wide receiver Torrey Smith , defensive end Chris Long , and safety Malcolm Jenkins are among the players planing to boycott visiting President Donald J. This year, at...

Feb 07 2018

House panel votes to release Dems' memo in Russian Federation probe

The House Intelligence Committee unanimously voted Monday evening to release a Democratic-authored memo in response to the controversial GOP memo released by the commit...

Feb 07 2018

Full list of 2018 NFL Scouting Combine participants

Alabama players invited include projected first-round prospects in defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, receiver Calvin Ridley, defensive tackle Da'Ron Payne and linebacker...

Feb 07 2018

India successfully test-fires nuclear capable Agni-I (A)

It was 18th version of Agni-I, which could achieve all parameters within the stipulated time period, said defence sources. The trajectory of the trial was tracked by a ...