Stories about World Media

Feb 18 2018

Russians rout Slovenia 8-2 in Olympic hockey

Ex-NJ Devil Ilya Kovalchuk scored two back-breaking goals as the Russians overmatched the USA as each team wrapped up pool play at the Olympics . When the joint Korean...

Feb 18 2018

Florida Governor Calls for FBI Director's Resignation in Wake of Mass Shooting

Robert Lasky, FBI Special Agent in Charge of the Miami field office, claimed that the warning didn't contain enough information for the agency to track down the person ma...

Feb 18 2018

Auburn starter McLemore taken off court on stretcher

The first half followed a simple formula: Auburn missed a shot or turned the ball over, and SC usually responded by capitalizing on the other end. The Auburn Tigers...

Feb 18 2018

Local gun stores take precaution following Florida school shooting

That is something we should not let happen in this country, especially when we're going to school . 'No parent should ever have to fear for their sons and daughters ...

Feb 18 2018

Israeli soldiers wounded in Gaza explosion

Another target stuck by the Air Force included a Hamas military compound in the Netzarim area which included weapons manufacturing sites. The Israeli army responds automa...

Feb 18 2018

Long Island weather: Up to 7 inches of snow possible this weekend

If you want to see snow stick, head west. Snow showers look to move in any time after 4-5 o'clock. In areas with winter storm warnings , snow is likely to fall at a ra...

Feb 18 2018

Trial of suspected serial child killer concludes in Pakistan

Four days after Zainab was reported missing, police found Zainab's body in a garbage dumpster in Kasur district near the eastern city of Lahore in mid-January. During t...

Feb 18 2018

White House security clearances to undergo overhaul

Kushner continues to only have interim security clearance after 13 months in the White House , since his background check still isn't finished, most likely because he ...

Feb 18 2018

Nathan Chen lands six quad jumps to finish 5th in figure skating

Hanyu had not taken part in any competitions since injuring his right ankle in November. The 18-year-old Chen, a two-time U.S. champion, fell on all of his jumps in the s...

Feb 18 2018

Russia Ready for Partnership With EU, US Based on Mutual Respect - Lavrov

On 7 February, the US-led anti-Daesh coalition launched air strikes against forces loyal to the Syrian regime. A source who knows several of the fighters said the d...

Feb 18 2018

Ethiopia declares state of emergency amid unrest

Over the past two years, Ethiopia has been in political turmoil as people in the two largest regions of the country, accounting for more than 60 percent of the over 100...

Feb 18 2018

Quake tremors felt across parts of Wales and England

Dyfed-Powys Police confirmed the quake had been felt in its control room and it was experiencing a high volume of calls in relation to the incident. The seismic event t...

Feb 18 2018

Showers today, high in mid 50s

We'll continue warming into Monday ( President's Day ). Temperatures remain mild through the rest of the work week, but Thursday is the warmest of them all. Monday ...

Feb 18 2018

Turkey Uses Chemical Weapons on Kurds, World Silent

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on the sidelines of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation meeting. "We're not going to act alone any longer, " he added. The Syrian Observat...

Feb 18 2018

After 'Tiger Zinda Hai' and 'Pad Man,' Now 'Aiyaary' Banned in Pakistan

Aiyaary which was scheduled to release on the Republic Day, was changed twice first to accommodate Padmaavat with a solo release and then to avoid clash with Padman ...

Feb 17 2018

Cross River contingent arrives Brazil for 2018 Rio Carnival

Legislation to streamline Brazil's costly social security system has been lined up for a first crucial vote in the lower house of Congress next week. It is the first time...

Feb 17 2018

Metallica to be presented with Polar Music Prize

The Polar Music Prize, a Scandinavian honour established in 1989 for the purposes of "significant achievements in music" regardless of genre, has gone to people like Pau...

Feb 17 2018

Girls Drinking Beer Remark: Parrikar Says Media Twisted His Statement

Addressing the gathering at the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Super Specialty block, Parrikar thanked the Prime Minister, Union Shipping and Road Transport Mini...

Feb 17 2018

Caroline Wozniacki through to Qatar Open semis, keeps top ranking

The Dane claimed her opponent was grunting even when she wasn't hitting. The World No.2 led by a set and a break after winning the first seven games of the match, but B...

Feb 17 2018

Rain, Snow & Falling Temps

Rain will continue to fall heavy at times into Friday morning. It will be a mild night across Mid-Missouri, as overcast skies and southerly winds keep temperatures ne...