Stories about World Media

Feb 10 2018

Officials seek woman who abandoned newborn in airport with note

The Tucson Airport Authority says the woman may have given birth in a Concourse B restroom, reports CBS affiliate KPHO . The hours-old baby boy was wrapped in a dark j...

Feb 10 2018

Winter storm warning, advisory will begin Thursday evening in southeastern Wisconsin

Newtown Parks & Recreation has cancelled all activities planned at schools for today . Dangerously cold wind chills up to 35 degrees below zero are likely in the norther...

Feb 10 2018

Koreas share historic handshake at Olympic opening ceremony

But the theme of the opening ceremony was unity and rapprochement between the two Koreas, which have technically been at war for more than 50 years. In part, Moon sai...

Feb 10 2018

Star witness in Percoco trial arrested

Disgraced former lobbyist Todd Howe, the key prosecution witness against three business executives and a former governor's aide, was arrested Thursday night after admitti...

Feb 10 2018

Russian Engineers Arrested For Using Nuclear Weapons Facility To Mine Cryptocurrency

The remarks, which didn't provide further details about the case, came in response to reports on social media on Thursday saying the Russian Federal Security Service (F...

Feb 10 2018

UN chief urges denuclearization to North Korea

North Korea agreed to take part in the Winter Olympic Games after three rounds of inter-Korean dialogue last month that marked the first of their kind in more than...

Feb 10 2018

Kolkata: Teacher detained for sexual assault of Class 2 girl

Based on a complaint filed by the girl's parents, the dance teacher has been arrested by the Tollygunge Police station and charged under the stringent POSCO Act. The pare...

Feb 10 2018

Rachel Brand, No. 3 official at DOJ, is stepping down

But, amid Trump's recent attacks against the Justice Department, two people familiar with the matter told the New York Times Friday that Brand plans to resign. News of ...

Feb 10 2018

California teen who livestreamed crash that killed her sister sentenced to jail

The Merced Sun Star reports 19-year-old Obdulia Sanchez was sentenced Thursday after being convicted of gross vehicular manslaughter, DUI and child endangerment ...

Feb 10 2018

Chicago in the bullseye as heavy winter storms pummel Midwest, Great Lakes

A significant storm is expected to descend on Chicago , Detroit and Milwaukee Thursday evening and Friday , with heavy snow and freezing temperatures expected to sl...

Feb 10 2018

Congress protests in Rajya Sabha against PM Modi's remark on Renuka Chowdhury

This will be the fourth meeting between Modi and Abbas after their meetings on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in 2015 and at the Paris climate summit later that...

Feb 10 2018

Pence, Kim Jong Un's sister sit meters apart at Olympics opening

The spectators included South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Kim Yong Nam, president of the Presidium of the DPRK Supreme People's Assembly, and Kim Yo Jong , the younger...

Feb 10 2018

Congress expected to vote on budget to avert government shutdown

One day before a threatened USA government shutdown , Senate leaders on Wednesday struck a bipartisan deal that would keep the federal government funded for two year...

Feb 10 2018

Frigid cold tonight and into this weekend

A 20 percent chance of snow. "It's hard to give numbers of expected amounts now", Glass said by phone Thursday . Temperatures will rise back above freezing by early ne...

Feb 10 2018

'Systematic' attacks on hospitals, clinics as pro-government forces bomb Idlib

The official said no U.S. troops had been killed or wounded in the attack, which was carried out by about 500 fighters, but one Syrian fighter allied with the coalition...

Feb 10 2018

Journalists held for probing Rohingya massacre

At least two were hacked to death by villagers. "The rest were shot by Myanmar troops", Reuters reported , citing two of the gravediggers. "One grave for 10 people",...

Feb 09 2018

House Republicans pledge to continue probing dossier, but without memos

The Nunes memo , and Thiessen, deliberately skipped mentioning that the Steele dossier was described in the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act Court submission as "...

Feb 09 2018

Police officer killed, two wounded in Henry County shooting

McBrayer wouldn't state who let go first or give different insights about how it happened. The slain officer died of a gunshot wound, the outlet said. One is in serious...

Feb 09 2018

Blast Hits Mosque in Benghazi, Libya, Casualties Reported

Medics told Reuters news agency that at least two people were killed and 55 were wounded. "This heinous act should not provide a justification for revenge attacks". Lib...

Feb 09 2018

These Hot Olympic Athletes Will Be Heating Up the Games in Pyeongchang

It is unclear if she and Mr. Pence will meet during the games. Select athletes and Olympic officials of the two Koreas enter the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium in Pye...