Stories about World Media

Feb 16 2018

Ex-teacher from the Bronx, brother accused of making bombs in apartment

A former schoolteacher and his equally twisted twin brother kept more than 30 pounds of bomb-making materials and a chilling note suggesting a plan to wage a terrorist st...

Feb 16 2018

Scotland to appoint McLeish as managerL reports

Both parties spent yesterday thrashing out a two-and-a-half year deal, with McLeish charged with leading the Tartan Army to Euro 2020 on home soil in Glasgow. A statement...

Feb 16 2018

Aly Raisman Poses Nude For SI With Strong Messages For Women

Raisman is also a survivor of sexual abuse. The magazine, which included an all-female crew, labeled that section " In Her Own Words ", according to NBC News . Raisman h...

Feb 16 2018

Senate Heads to Immigration Showdown Votes With No Clear Outcome

Trump has warned that anything short of his final proposal would get a veto . and with the DACA deadline approaching, that would be bad news for Democrats who unlinked...

Feb 16 2018

South Africa vs India 6th ODI: Probable XI

India skipper Virat Kohli termed the fifth One Day International win against South Africa as a "collective effort". Virat Kohli's side leapfrogged the Proteas ...

Feb 16 2018

Myanmar makes life for Rohingya 'a death sentence'

Filippo Grandi also warned that another "major new emergency looms" with the arrival of the monsoon season in March and more than 100,000 refugees in Bangladesh living in...

Feb 16 2018

PE-backed Charles River to buy MPI Research for about $800 mln

As per Tuesday, April 26, the company rating was initiated by Gabelli. The firm earned "Neutral" rating on Thursday, October 5 by Citigroup. Piper Jaffray maintained it w...

Feb 16 2018

Philippines takes extreme measures, as Kuwait continues to mismanage workers' rights

Philippine officials added they were eyeing China and Russian Federation as "alternative markets" for overseas workers. It estimates 12.5 million Filipinos now work or ...

Feb 16 2018

Trump Argues 25-Cent Fuel Tax Hike Needed To Fund Infrastructure

Fuel taxes - now 18.4 cents a gallon on gasoline and 24.4 cents a gallon for diesel - haven't been raised since 1993, leaving the Highway Trust Fund, which supports road ...

Feb 16 2018

Ice Hockey-North Korean cheerleaders appear at South Korean men's game

Cha will compete in the short program of the men's singles event at Gangneung Ice Arena in Gangneung, host of all ice events just east of PyeongChang, starting at 10 a.m....

Feb 16 2018

Kim Jong-un praises 'sincere, impressive' South Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said he wants to boost the "warm climate of reconciliation and dialogue" with South Korea after a high-level delegation returned from ...

Feb 16 2018

Premiers cold on ministerial sex ban

Joyce, a social conservative who leads the rural-based National party , the junior member of the ruling Coalition, has refused to resign despite pressure from some of hi...

Feb 16 2018

Trump Pushes Immigration Plan As Senate Mulls Narrower Path

In a written statement , the White House labeled the proposal "dangerous policy that will harm the nation". He did, however, bring up a good point when he said: "We ...

Feb 16 2018

Cisco Earnings: What to Watch

Overall, 25.4 Million shares exchanged hands versus its average trading volume of 25.03 Million shares. Cisco Systems , Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO ) shows a return on investme...

Feb 16 2018

Sessions vows more federal gun prosecutions after Florida shooting

Sen. Cory Gardner's keeping a promise he made to Attorney General Jeff Sessions back in January, when the Dept. of Justice chose to take a hard stance against marijuana...

Feb 16 2018

U.S. urges Turkey to stop fighting its allies, strike Daesh

Tillerson is on a tour in several Middle Eastern countries. Turkey's operation against the YPG , which Ankara blacklists as a terror group, has seen Turkish tro...

Feb 16 2018

OSCR reminds trustees of legal duties in wake of Oxfam scandal

The spokeswoman said the decision was a "serious error and should never have happened". "Some things are described correctly, but I also have read lots of lies and exag...

Feb 16 2018

Allies have 'much work' to share burden with US: NATO chief

The head of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization hailed its first annual review of members' defense-spending plans amid persistent USA calls for European allies to foot...

Feb 16 2018

Another federal appeals court strikes down Trump 'travel ban'

The ruling was the second by a federal appeals court to challenge the travel ban, signed by President Trump last fall. The U.S. Supreme Court has already said it wi...

Feb 16 2018

Chelsea's Antonio Conte given Man United shirt as 'present from Mourinho'

Presenting himself as a reporter with a question for his compatriot, the comic approached Conte with a microphone before playing footage on a tablet of two people speakin...