Stories about World Media

Mar 27 2018

Turkey's Erdogan: European Union membership remains strategic goal

The summit is being held on what Bulgaria marks as Thrace Day, remembering the more than 250,000 Bulgarians who fled their homes in Eastern Thrace after the Second Balkan...

Mar 27 2018

Shopping mall fire in Siberia kills 64

The boy's parents and younger brother died in the fire. "I can't go out, I can't breath". Other officials were quoted as saying the blaze may have been started by candl...

Mar 27 2018

Dead Over 50 Missing in Terrifying Shopping Center Fire

They're holding them on suspicion of negligence. "The fire exits were blocked", Ms Svetlana Petrenko, a spokesman for the committee, said in a statement. "An 11-year-ol...

Mar 27 2018

Trump confidant: President is perplexed by reports of White House chaos

Last year, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the administration had been clear that all of the women who have accused Trump of sexual harassment...

Mar 27 2018

Linda Brown, student in Brown v Board of Education, dies

At the time, the Topeka school district had four elementary schools for black children and 18 for white children. In May 1954, the nation's highest court unanimously ru...

Mar 27 2018

Multiple suspicious packages sent to military locations around DC

The packages were each rendered "inert" by the facility's disposal units, although that does not mean that they were explosive. The package sent to McNair, an Army base i...

Mar 27 2018

Rope-a-dope: Senate Republican leader proposes bill to legalize hemp

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles (R-KY) announced today the impending introduction of legislat...

Mar 27 2018

Gina Rodriguez to star in live-action 'Carmen Sandiego' film for Netflix

Duane Capizzi ( The Batman ) is co-executive producer and showrunner of the upcoming Netflix series, with CJ Kettler ( The Tick ) as executive producer and Caroline Frase...

Mar 27 2018

Athens man arrested after low-speed chase

Officers had to forcibly remove Fitch from the auto and he was taken into custody. Bradshaw was lodged in the Barren County Detention Center. Calling for tolerance, she...

Mar 27 2018

Gas prices poised to jump

Hawaii, HI, March 26- Average retail gasoline prices in Hawaii have risen 10.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.78/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's dai...

Mar 27 2018

One person hospitalized after early morning house fire

When they arrived, firefighters noticed heavy smoke and fire coming from the home. Michael Howley, the South District Fire Chief, says that both of firefighters will be...

Mar 27 2018

Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland confirmed to start for England against Italy

Kane is free from a protective boot and he spoke with Southgate at Hotspur Way - Spurs' Enfield training base, where England are preparing for the match against Italy ...

Mar 27 2018

At least 64 people, some children, killed in Russian mall fire

An unofficial list of those missing circulating on Russian media included more than 20 children, some as young as five. State investigators, who have opened a criminal ...

Mar 26 2018

Pulse Nightclub Gunman's Father Was An FBI Informant For 11 Years

According to a motion filed by the defense, Assistant US Attorney Sara Sweeney sent an email to the defense on Saturday - in the middle of Salman's trial - that stated S...

Mar 26 2018

Zuma summonsed for corruption charges

Zuma's presidency was marred by scandals, allegations of corruption and an economic slowdown, leading to his forced resignation February 14. A court appearance would be...

Mar 26 2018

Republican Pennsylvania congressman bows out of reelection bid

Neither Costello nor his representatives were immediately available for comment. With Costello bowing out, there is now one other candidate, Greg McCauley, a local tax ...

Mar 26 2018

Israeli police grill Netanyahu over telecom corruption

Fake News is prominently seen as a contributor to Trump's election as United States president in November 2016, and the president frequently criticizes media outlets as "...

Mar 26 2018

Catalan leaders ask for no extradition while Carles Puigdemont faces German justice

The detention came after the Supreme Court Judge Pablo Llanera on Friday reactivated a European detention order for Puigdemont and six other leading Catalan separatists f...

Mar 26 2018

Top North Korean official in China

The news agency Reuters said a "high-ranking North Korean official appeared to have arrived by train in Beijing", quoting Japanese media reports . Diplomats from the US,...

Mar 26 2018

U.S. expels 60 Russian diplomats over nerve agent attack in UK

Of the 60 Russian officials the USA has expelled , 48 are from the Russian embassy in Washington and 12 are posted at the United Nations. The Seattle consulate o...