Stories about World Media

Mar 30 2018

One man dead after officer-involved shooting in Stillwater

In an interview with police, Mitchell said he liked to scare the child. Stillwater police requested agents from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation to assist in ...

Mar 30 2018

United States plans to seek visa applicants' social media info

The move follows the administration's emphasis on "extreme vetting" of would-be immigrants to the US. Initially, the Homeland Security Department had floated plans to t...

Mar 30 2018

Former Anbang Insurance Group chairman put on trial in Shanghai

According to a statement released by the Shanghai No.1 Intermediate People's Court on Wednesday, as of January 5, 2017 the ex-chief had made a total of 65.24bn yuan (US$1...

Mar 30 2018

Palestinian Christians and Muslims protest new Israeli tax aimed at Christian properties

These remarks came after a meeting with Russian deputy foreign minister and special envoy of the Russian president to the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov at the AL headqua...

Mar 30 2018

United States military kills 2 al-Qaeda members in Libya drone strike

The strike was done in coordination with Libya's Government of National Accord, the United Nations-recognized government of the fractured state, and under authorities g...

Mar 30 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation expels 7 Russian diplomats

London and its allies have blamed Moscow, citing the use of a Soviet-designed nerve agent Novichok, Russia's record of targeting dissidents and its history of aggression ...

Mar 30 2018

Egypt's Sisi reelected with 92% of vote

According to initial results published by local media, spoilt votes accounted for 6 percent while Musa clinched only 3 percent of the vote. The state-run daily newspape...

Mar 30 2018

Russia Says It Will Expel the Same Number of Diplomats as US

Petersburg", Lavrov told a briefing. On Tuesday Lavrov told TASS, the Russian news agency, that the US has used "colossal blackmail" to get other countries on board wit...

Mar 30 2018

MI football cancels 2020, 2021 games against Virginia Tech

MI says those games have been terminated, "with potential future dates to be discussed at a later date". That series has been terminated. As first reported by FBSchedu...

Mar 30 2018

Off-duty police officer killed in the line of duty, Kentucky authorities say

Decoursey should be considered armed and unsafe. Decoursey is presumed to be armed and unsafe. He was last seen driving a white GMC pickup that was reported stolen from H...

Mar 30 2018

New Zealand: We'd expel Russian spies if we had any

In their efforts to do the same, it seems that New Zealand has, inadvertently, skipped a step. The White House announced Monday that the Trump administration would exp...

Mar 30 2018

Watch Ian Happ crush home run on first pitch of season

Chicago Cubs players showed their support for Parkland shooting victims as they took the field on Opening Day Thursday against the Miami Marlins . Jon Lester didn'...

Mar 30 2018

United Nations condemns multiple Houthi missile attacks targeting Saudi Arabia

Houthis on Sunday fired multiple missiles targeting Riyadh, Najran, Jizan and Khamis Mushait. "One of the shrapnel fell on a residential house resulting in the death ...

Mar 30 2018

Gun-wielding PAOK owner banned for three years

PAOK have also been docked three points as part of the punishment, effectively ending their title hopes, the league's disciplinary committee said on Thursday. PAOK now ...

Mar 30 2018

Trump touts infrastructure plan in Richfield

His infrastructure plan was announced officially in February. During an address to union workers in OH on March 29 that touched on more than a dozen unrelated themes,...

Mar 30 2018

Maundy Thursday ceremonies at the Vatican and with Queen Elizabeth

Maundy comes from the Latin word " mandatum " which means mandate or command. St. Andrew's Agape Feast (pronounced ah-GAH-peh) and Maundy Thursday remain the most salie...

Mar 30 2018

Magnitude 6.9 quake off Papua New Guinea, tsunami danger passes

The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center initially issued a tsunami warning for the coasts of Papua New Guinea, though the threat had passed without incident almost two hours...

Mar 30 2018

LeBron James embraces Kemba Walker after becoming Hornets all-time leading scorer

The Hornets are on the verge of failing to make the playoffs for the fifth time in seven seasons since Walker arrived in 2011. And when I got my first contract, they said...

Mar 30 2018

Trump says Xi told him meeting with North Korea's Kim went well

Trump wants North Korea to abandon its nuclear weapons programme. In a pair of morning tweets , Trump says he received a message from Chinese President Xi Jinping ...

Mar 30 2018

Brown's last-second 3 lifts Celtics to win over Jazz

The Celtics kept grinding throughout the fourth and it eventually paid off for them, as they'd close out the game with a 9-0 run over the final two minutes. The teams rev...