Stories about World Media

Mar 30 2018

'Hell does not exist,' Pope tells Italian newspaper during interview

Scalfari, a self-proclaimed atheist, is the founder and former editor of Italian leftist newspaper La Repubblica . Pope Francis reacts as he arrives to lead the Wedn...

Mar 30 2018

Teen wins $1K a week for life on first lottery ticket

The prize would be worth just over $775 per week in American dollars. After consulting with a financial advisor, Lagarde opted to take $1,000 per week for the rest of h...

Mar 29 2018

GOP Sen Candidate Rips Claire McCaskill's 'Atrocious Record,' Support for Hillary

Senate seat in Missouri is a statistical tie. Josh Hawley, her Republican challenger, has a higher approval rating in a state where President Donald Trump's approval ra...

Mar 29 2018

Schools make presentations to BOE

He said the school looks it over every month but after yesterday's events, talks need to happen immediately. Rep. Blake Carpenter, left, R-Derby, questions Rep. Attendi...

Mar 29 2018

'March for our Lives' demonstration draws a record-breaking crowd

It just may be a revolution! We have always relied entirely on advertising to fund our operations, but often loyal readers who value our local, independent journalism h...

Mar 29 2018

Death toll of shopping mall fire in Russia rises to 5

The city of half a million people, 3,000 kilometers (1,900 miles) east of Moscow , is trying to come to terms with the fire last Sunday that engulfed the mall, killing 6...

Mar 29 2018

Serial' Subject Adnan Syed Deserves A New Trial, Appeals Court Rules

While no one knows for sure whether prosecutors will appeal this case (dependent largely upon already introduced evidence) to the Maryland Supreme Court, Syed's lawyer, C...

Mar 29 2018

Plans underway for medical marijuana dispensary in Davenport

Phil Murphy (D). It came the same day that a panel the Democratic governor established published its recommendations. If you only smoke marijuana there are higher ch...

Mar 29 2018

Jeb Bush Takes Shot at Trump: My Children 'Actually Love Me'

Program at Yale, according to the Yale Daily News . "I'm still in therapy". The Yale paper later corrected its story to say that while "Bush did not directly refer to ...

Mar 29 2018

Oklahoma Senate approves measures to avert teachers' strike

News in Tulsa reported that the Senate approved a package to raise taxes on cigarettes, fuel, lodging and oil and gas production. The Oklahoma Senate Wednesday passed a...

Mar 29 2018

Who Is Caroline Sunshine? Former Disney Channel Star Joins White House Staff

Caroline Sunshine , already famous for her work with Disney , has landed a press assistant job to the White House Press Office after finishing an internship there. Aides...

Mar 29 2018

May says go-it-alone Britain will thrive after Brexit

The researchers said this can be explained by the "particularly complicated relationship" between the two countries after the Brexit vote. Former Prime Minister Tony ...

Mar 29 2018

AAA: Distracted driving on the rise, topping other risky behaviors

Sheriff Shaun Golden says that "texting and talking on a cellphone while driving is irresponsible and illegal". But they still engage in distracting behaviors at the wh...

Mar 29 2018

UAE and South Korea celebrate completion of Barakah NPP unit 1

In his speech at the Korea-UAE Business Forum on Tuesday, Moon said the nuclear reactor is the first power plant South Korea has "exported" to the Gulf state. Additionall...

Mar 29 2018

Review plea against SC/ST Act ruling likely next week: Gehlot

Dharminder Bhullarai , who said he was not aligned with any particular group, attracted attention as he stripped his shirt and a held a placard which read "SCs, STs, OBC...

Mar 29 2018

VA secretary gets the boot, months after Congressman Coffman demanded it

But Joe Chenelly, national executive director of the major veterans' association AMVETS, has publicly doubted whether his replacement is up to the task. Trump's top econo...

Mar 29 2018

Disgraced Aussie cricketers returning home after ball tampering ban

Clearly, there was no such line in the locker room during a break in play in the third cricket Test in Cape Town last weekend when - according to a Cricket Australia inve...

Mar 29 2018

DOD to Commemorate 1st Anniversary of National Vietnam War Veterans Day

For years, the Vietnam War was so divisive that many feel it hasn't been talked about or its veterans recognized in the way other wars have. He will be joined by Vetera...

Mar 29 2018

Driver Targets French Soldiers As Country Mourns Terror Victims

A HUGE manhunt has been launched following reports of a auto trying to mow down soldiers outside a French army barracks. A spokesman for the French army said that a d...

Mar 29 2018

Melania Trump 'Is Very, Very Unhappy With Her Life'

This is not the first time Trump has been accused of infidelity, including cheating on his first wife, Ivana, with Marla Maples before marrying Maples in 1993. "When sh...