Stories about World Media

Feb 09 2018

White Home sees good likelihood of long-term Funds deal

U.S. Senate leaders are working on a plan to fund the government for two years. Senate leaders have voiced confidence the deal will pass eventually, although the de...

Feb 09 2018

Tronc sells LA Times, other publications for $500mn

The pension liabilities will be in force for the California News Group that owns these two parts. Dr. Patrick Soon-Shiong (Soon-Shong) already was one of the largest sh...

Feb 09 2018

Mitch McConnell: US Senate leaders reach two-year budget deal

SC said , "There seems to be a lot of energy to find common ground". But House Democrats have warned that they will not back the deal unless Republican Speaker P...

Feb 09 2018

LeBron James' Cavs dismantle entire team in series of stunning last-minute trades

Limited to 15 games while recovering from the hip injury, Thomas made just 36.1 percent of his shots from the field, 25.3 percent of his three-pointers and committed 2.7 ...

Feb 09 2018

Trump backs bipartisan funds settlement, calls on Congress to 'assist our troops'

The $300 billion agreement would increase defense funding by $80 million in the current fiscal year and $85 billion in the next fiscal year, which begins October 1. Rya...

Feb 09 2018

MSU appoints interim athletic director

John Engler , interim president of Michigan State University, gets no honeymoon at his temporary job. Previously he served as the executive director of the MSU Alumni...

Feb 09 2018

United Kingdom accuses European Union of bad faith over Brexit transition plan

According to economists, the benefits from boosting trade with non-EU countries would not offset the slower growth forecast under every form of Brexit. Opponents of Brexi...

Feb 09 2018

Pence says he learned of W. House staff scandal

The Unification Ministry in Seoul announced on February 7 that Kim Yo-Jong, who is believed to be about 30-years-old, will be part of a high-ranking North Korean go...

Feb 09 2018

Suspect in custody after stabbing 4 during church service

The incident occurred just after 7 p.m. Wednesday, according to police. Police Lt. Jay Clement told the newspaper it wasn't clear what led to the attack. The pastor was f...

Feb 09 2018

'A shutdown paralyzes everything we do': US Defense Secretary Mattis

But moving legislation quickly through the upper chamber of Congress requires consent by all 100 members, and Republican Senator Rand Paul threw a wrench in the works b...

Feb 09 2018

Bloomsbury Publishing (BMY) Price Target Raised to GBX 210

Peel Hunt upgraded the stock to "Buy" rating in Wednesday, December 2 report. (NASDAQ:HQY) rating on Tuesday, February 6. Liberum Capital has "Hold" rating and GBX 367 ta...

Feb 09 2018

UNC Basketball: Tar Heels take round one against Blue Devils

North Carolina wiped out a 42-33 hole by scoring on 10 of 11 possessions bridging the two halves for a 10-point lead. The 6-foot-8 junior, a transfer from Pitt, finished...

Feb 09 2018

NK art troupe charms South Koreans on eve of PyeongChang Olympics

The North also rolled out what appeared to be a Hwasong-12 intermediate range missile, which it flew over Japan twice past year as it stepped up the aggressiveness of its...

Feb 09 2018

Durham University student who died outside nightclub named as Olivia Burt, 20

Reports suggest the 20-year-old woman was crushed beneath a falling barrier outside Missoula night club in Durham at about 23:55 GMT on Wednesday. "In the end they put ...

Feb 09 2018

Trump tweets support for budget deal, saying it would help 'great military'

As they begin their retreat on Wednesday, a day before government funding expires, House Democrats are considering their options on the federal budget deal. "It's a str...

Feb 09 2018

Rouhani to Erdogan: Iran, Turkey Face Common Regional Threats

On Monday, Iran urged Turkey to halt the Afrin operation, saying it breached Syrian sovereignty and would increase tension. Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turki...

Feb 09 2018

Ireland reshuffle pack for Italy Six Nations clash

JORDAN LARMOUR IS set for his worldwide debut against Italy on Saturday after being named among the Ireland replacements for the Six Nations clash. "It's a good sit...

Feb 09 2018

House Intel Republicans to build a wall separating GOP, Dem staffers

Adam Schiff , who adds that separating staff "would be a bad mistake". All signs point to committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes , CBS reports. "You've got to talk to Devin...

Feb 09 2018

AAA: Drowsy driving is a factor in nearly 10-percent of crashes

These days, Pearce wears a Fitbit fitness tracker to constantly make sure she's getting enough sleep-at least the recommended seven hours. The researchers say the new ...

Feb 09 2018

Israel settler injured in W. Bank knife attack

According to the IDF, Jarrar was surrounded by security forces surrounded the building in the village when Jarrer emerged with an M-16 rifle and was shot to death. The te...