Stories about World Media

Feb 24 2018

Former Trump Aide Rick Gates to Plead Guilty in Mueller Probe

The New York Times reports that Rick Gates , a former top presidential campaign aide to Donald J. Trump, has pleaded guilty on one count of fraud and one count of lyi...

Feb 24 2018

S/African to die by hanging for spying in South Sudan

Soldiers had also gang-raped his mother and castrated and beheaded his father, he said. "There is a clear pattern of ethnic persecution for the most part by government ...

Feb 24 2018

4 killed in small plane crash near Colorado border

Photo and caption posted March 11, 2015 on Kaupp Family Farms Facebook page. "There's still good in the world". An aircrew from Civil Air Patrol's New Mexico Wing guide...

Feb 24 2018

Missouri guv indicted for nude pic of woman

The woman has refused to speak publicly about the matter. The allegations against Greitens surfaced shortly after he delivered his annual State of the State address las...

Feb 24 2018

New charges for California couple in the abuse of their 13 kids

Louise Turpin also pleaded not guilty to a new count of felony assault. The charges relate to behavior going back to at least 2010 and apply to the cities of Murrieta a...

Feb 24 2018

Russian Federation strengthened the grouping in Syria with the latest Su-57

Developed as a rival to the American F-22 and F-35, the SU-57 has had a chequered history, since its first flight in 2010. The first stage of state trials has been conclu...

Feb 24 2018

Pakistan terror watch a win

Reports after the FATF meeting in Paris said Pakistan will be included in the list in June this year. The US spearheaded the latest efforts to place Pakistan on the Gre...

Feb 24 2018

Trump campaign aide Rick Gates to plead guilty in Russia probe

So where do things stand? Obama has defended his response to Russian meddling, saying he had told the Russian president to "cut it out". CNN previously reported tha...

Feb 24 2018

Trump, US gun lobby diverge on gun rights

LaPierre attacked imaginary evils rather than defend his group's hard-line policies, at one point accusing Democrats of wanting to "eradicate all individual freedoms". "I...

Feb 24 2018

Europe 'Beast From the East' Weather to Bring Cold, Snow

The weather will turn very cold as the week progresses with snow flurries highly likely this weekend and bitterly cold easterly winds, before temperatures drop further on...

Feb 24 2018

School Threats: Local social worker says threats may be cries for attention

The deputy, Scot Peterson , resigned Thursday after being suspended without pay after Sheriff Scott Israel reviewed surveillance video. Israel told reporters the ...

Feb 24 2018

Varadkar: UK needs to give "real detail" over its future European Union relationship

The single market guarantees free movement of goods, capital, services and people - the "four freedoms" of the European Union - while the customs union provides for tar...

Feb 24 2018

Sanders is very good at lying to Americans

In a January 2017 news conference as president-elect, Trump said "as far as hacking, I think it was Russian Federation". It also suggests that Russia's influence ...

Feb 24 2018

West Virginia Teachers Strike For Second Day

He added that he expects all 55 county superintendents to support the continued strike by canceling school Monday, as a number of county boards and superintendents have g...

Feb 24 2018

Students said 'wake up' and America is finally listening

Marco Rubio attended a CNN town hall event Wednesday night, where several surviving students of the Parkland shooting were present. Rubio said "once you look at ho...

Feb 24 2018

Union minister slams Sharad Pawar for reservation remark

Sources confirmed that their meeting was not a political one and that no political agenda was discussed. When Raj Thackeray asked questions on Pawar's view on the very bi...

Feb 24 2018

Conte names a surprising candidate as Chelsea's captain in waiting

But on Tuesday he was the star of the show, outperforming even Lionel Messi as the Blues drew 1-1 with Barcelona in the Champions League . Before heading to Camp...

Feb 24 2018

Mary J. Blige, Common, Sufjan Stevens and more to perform at Oscars

I wouldn't be surprised if this ends up taking home the award, which would be the second Oscar for the songwriting duo (they previously won for "Let It Go" from Frozen )...

Feb 24 2018

United Nations to vote on 30-day humanitarian ceasefire in Syria

Al Jazeera's Diplomatic Editor James Bays, reporting from the United Nations headquarters in NY, said the ongoing delay was due to a disagreement between Russian Federa...

Feb 24 2018

US No Longer A 'Nation of Immigrants,' According to USCIS

Citizenship and Immigration Services informed employees in a letter Thursday that its mission statement had been revised to "guide us in the years ahead". Omar Jadwat...