Stories about World Media

Mar 14 2018

School violence remembered as thousands of shoes placed before US Congress

Students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, including Cameron Kasky, Alex Wind, Emma Gonzalez and David Hogg, began promoting the demonstration days...

Mar 14 2018

'Moderate' spring hiring expected in Cornwall: Manpower

Hiring prospects weaken in three of the four regions when compared with the previous quarter. Both state and national hiring outlook numbers are stronger than the curre...

Mar 13 2018

Lawmakers Opposed to Trump's Tariffs Look to Courts to Step In

Without coming out in favor or against the tariffs, Baldwin said the decision "sends a strong message to bad actors like China" but also called for Trump to exempt Europe...

Mar 13 2018

Time to turn Brexit speeches into treaties: EU's Juncker

Former Ukip leader Nigel Farage claimed the European Commission was trying to "bully" the UK. Britain has said it will adhere to EU regulations for a time-limited p...

Mar 13 2018

Muslim MPs sent 'Punish a Muslim Day' letters encouraging mosque bombings

Two people have been taken to hospital as a "precaution" after a "suspicious package" was reportedly delivered to an MP's Westminster office. Huq, who said she was in a...

Mar 13 2018

Nikolai Glushkov, Russian Exile Linked To A Putin Critic, Dies In London

Glushkov's death came a week and a day after fellow Russian exile Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were critically injured in a nerve agent attack in Salisbury. ...

Mar 13 2018

CRPF jawans killed in mine blast in Sukma Naxal attack

Around 8am this morning, 11 men of the elite Cobra forces, specially trained to tackle Maoist insurgency, were travelling from Kistaram to Paloda in Sukma, where an a...

Mar 13 2018

1 dead after school bus plunges into Alabama ravine

Up to 45 people may have been on the bus, according to KXAN sister station WKRG . Those who were injured were taken to hospitals in Alabama and Florida. "They're a very ...

Mar 13 2018

Trump's personal assistant fired for security issue, report says

McEntee was escorted from the White House on Monday after he was sacked over security concerns, two sources familiar with the matter told the Journal . He was one of th...

Mar 13 2018

Bride arrested for impaired driving on her way to her wedding

Police say a bride in southern Arizona was arrested on suspicion of impaired driving after she was involved in a vehicle crash on the way to her wedding. Young was arrest...

Mar 13 2018

Lancaster's Adam Page goes for third Paralympic gold medal

Ma Yu-chol and Kim Jong-hyon, the first two North Koreans to compete in the Winter Paralympics, were the bottom two finishers as they ended 26th and 27th, respectively. T...

Mar 13 2018

OECD warns of trade war threat to global economic rebound

The Canadian economy will grow even faster than previously expected this year, according to the OECD, as strong global growth spurs investment and trade. The report revis...

Mar 13 2018

Trump's pick for new CIA director is female career spymaster

It spiked again in November when White House officials told multiple news outlets of a plan to replace him with Pompeo. He tried to salvage the Iran nuclear deal thro...

Mar 13 2018

Heads up on the UK Spring Statement due later in the day

The economy has seen higher employment and lower unemployment, adding 3 million jobs, he said. The stronger economic figures are likely to start a Tory battle over budg...

Mar 13 2018

Trump says CIA's Pompeo to replace Tillerson as Secretary of State

Tillerson and Cohn join the ranks of chief of staff Reince Priebus , former communications directors Hope Hicks , Anthony Scaramucci and Mike Dubke, press secretary ...

Mar 13 2018

United States picking up Taliban interest in Afghan peace talks

Ghani's offer of peace talks comes as civilian casualties have soared in recent months, with the Taliban increasingly targeting towns and cities in response to Trump's ne...

Mar 13 2018

Rabada turns it up to 11 as SA draw level

The ICC were still to confirm match referee Jeff Crowe's finding in regards to Rabada's level two charge from the first day of the game, when he made shoulder contact...

Mar 13 2018

Palestinians slam USA announcement to hold conference on Gaza crisis

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah was unharmed Tuesday but his Palestinian Authority quickly accused Gaza militants of trying to kill him. The explosion occur...

Mar 13 2018

Rad claims fourth gold medal for Ukraine at 2018 Winter Paralympics

In a meeting with his secretaries at the top office on Monday, Moon hoped that the PyeongChang Paralympics will serve as another opportunity to significantly enhance So...

Mar 13 2018

Korea's Spy Chief Meets Japanese Foreign Minister to Brief on N. Korea

North Korean media mentioned a visit by a delegation from the South last week, but no coverage has been seen of Kim Jong Un's invitation to meet U.S. "This potential me...