Stories about World Media

Mar 06 2018

Trump Has 'Obligation' to Produce Package on Guns, Graham Says

But mostly, folks in the Republican Party just seemed exasperated - and rightly so, because they know that Trump wasn't suddenly embracing a radical lefty policy to gra...

Mar 06 2018

Egypt, Saudi sign $10 bn agreements to build new megacity in Sinai

As we've seen in Part I, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman is the changing face of the kingdom's leadership, and has put to useful use many of his leadership trait...

Mar 06 2018

Rajinikanth unveils statue of MGR, holds first public meeting

Rajnikanth was vocal about his plans to contest from all the constituencies in Tamil Nadu in the upcoming state assembly election. "Let us stop this politics of name call...

Mar 06 2018

World hits back against Trump's tariff plan

In 2002, then US President George W Bush imposed safeguard duties between 8-30% safeguard duty before the elections to the Congress and was forced to remove them in Novem...

Mar 06 2018

Oscars 2018: See Our Favourite Looks From The Red Carpet

The fans were seen screaming out at the A-lister. After feigning annoyance at Kidman's surprise appearance, Bullock recalled a memory from their time filming the 1998 cul...

Mar 06 2018

Do Italian election results reignite the populist threat?

In an upset, the results showed the populist, rightwing and anti-immigrant League party led by Matteo Salvini surpassed the longtime anchor of the center-right, the ...

Mar 06 2018

Chinese legislators laud lifetime power for Xi at historic meeting

Li, on Monday, said China did not support protectionism but supported negotiation to settle trade disputes. A report regarding the $173 billion budget was read by P...

Mar 06 2018

Texas prepares for first primary of 2018 midterm election season

Democratic turnout almost tripled in McLennan County this year in comparison to the 2014 midterm primary. Democrats more than made up for the Dallas GOP's fade by mor...

Mar 06 2018

Man critical after chemical incident is 'RUSSIAN SPY given refuge by UK'

The case follows the murder in 2006 of Alexander Litvinenko , a former spy and outspoken critic of President Vladimir Putin, who was killed after consuming a radioactive...

Mar 06 2018

La David Johnson, US Soldiers

A propaganda video released by Islamic State appears to show an ambush in Niger that killed four American soldiers a year ago. CBS News chose to air parts of the vide...

Mar 06 2018

Nor'easter Hits East Coast, Grounds Flights and Halts Trains

The storm left more than 1.6 million homes and businesses without electricity. Because of the risky conditions, more than 3,000 domestic and worldwide flights were ...

Mar 06 2018

GOP Sen. Cochran to resign citing health problems

He commands respect through his tireless pursuit to help make MS and our country a better, safer, more prosperous place to live. In a statement released Monday , McDan...

Mar 06 2018

Three Harvey Weinstein accusers present together at Oscars

Judd's accusations against the Hollywood mogul helped form the basis for The New York Times' bombshell investigation into the decades of alleged sexual harassment aga...

Mar 06 2018

Australia invokes national security while lobbying Donald Trump for trade tariff exemption

On Thursday, President Donald Trump said the US would slap tariffs on steel and aluminum imports to protect national security, drawing threats of retaliation from...

Mar 06 2018

Italy election to result in hung parliament

MS5 leader Luigi Di Maio said on Monday his party was ready to assume leadership and that it was willing to negotiate with any other party. "We feel the responsibility ...

Mar 06 2018

Irish question is once again a controversial issue in Brexit negotiations

May also said that any future deal with the European Union hinges on "five tests". The prime minister's "road to Brexit " speech is the latest in a series of inter...

Mar 06 2018

China says its 'moderate' defense spending rises are no threat

He has been conferred with the status of "core", an honorific given only to Mao and Deng. "We will improve the transmission mechanism of monetary policy, make better us...

Mar 06 2018

Panama hotel owner wins right to remove Trump name

Mr Fintiklis and other owners tried to fire Mr Trump's company past year, but the Trump Organisation had refused to surrender physical possession of the hotel. Hotel empl...

Mar 06 2018

First look at snow totals, details of Wednesday's Nor'Easter

Rain and snow are likely Tuesday night through Wednesday , according to the National Weather Service . Various warnings of potential flooding are in effect from 10 ...

Mar 06 2018

China targets 2018 economic growth at 6.5%

China has announced a military budget of 1.11 trillion yuan ($175bn; £126bn) for the coming year. The growth target of "around 6.5 percent" announced by Premier Li Keq...