Stories about World Media

May 29 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines request for Comey documents

On Friday, CNN reported that Comey acted on this document, even though he knew it to be fake. According to the CNN story, Comey did not consult with Attorney General ...

May 29 2017

Trump's son-in-law 'proposed secret channel between Kremlin and transition team'

Kushner joined Michael Flynn , Trump's former national security advisor, at the meetings with Kislyak at Trump Tower, which were apparently meant to create a back cha...

May 29 2017

Durbin rips Republican health care bill after CBO report

Cornyn warned that while the caucus hasn't agreed on a bill yet, they've reached enough consensus to start working on the text after the break. That's what the nonparti...

May 29 2017

Israel uneasy over Trump's massive arms deal with Saudi

His effort to broker peace comes early in a Trump administration distracted by a domestic political firestorm, part of it self-ignited by the president's own comments. Ho...

May 29 2017

Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris climate deal - Axios

U.S. President Donald Trump will face pressure at his first summit of major industrialized nations on Friday from allies eager to promote free trade and safeguard world...

May 29 2017

Israelis rally for Palestinian state, end of occupation

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson speaks to reporters aboard Air force One shortly before arriving in Brussels on May 24, 2017. The trip did produce a series of hea...

May 29 2017

Rouhani: Iran's ballistic missile program will continue

In his news conference, Rouhani vowed to defeat terrorism in the region during his four-year term. In a telephone call, Rouhani told France's new president Emmanuel M...

May 29 2017

Iranian president calls relations with US 'a curvy road'

After the reelection success of moderate President Hassan Rouhani , the comments from president Trump came thick and fast, saying that Iran has "fueled the fires of se...

May 29 2017

Iran leader claims Saudis being pumped like 'milking cow' by US

The hard-line supreme leader went on to warn that Saudi Arabia's rulers are facing a "certain downfall" for aligning themselves with the US. Meanwhile, during a May 27 ...

May 29 2017

United Kingdom election: Corbyn closes in on May

The survey also showed that Liberal Democrats and the eurosceptic UK Independence Party will receive 7 and 4 percents, respectively. The YouGov poll published on Thur...

May 29 2017

FBI Declines to Provide Docs to House Commitee

Chaffetz further requests that the FBI identify all responsive documents, regardless of whether the document is within the scope of the special counsel's investigation. "...

May 29 2017

FBI declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight

According to the CNN story , Comey did not consult with Attorney General Loretta Lynch when he chose to make a public announcement that the investigation was over. Grah...

May 29 2017

North Korea leader Kim guides test of new anti-aircraft weapon

The United States has said it was looking at discussing with China a new UN Security Council resolution and that Beijing - the main diplomatic ally of Pyongyang -...

May 29 2017

S. Korea reviewing 19 civic groups' request for NK contact

South Koreans require government approval to contact North Korea or visit. The North's General Staff said the South's firing is a "reckless military provocation" aime...

May 29 2017

UN Security Council discusses North Korea's latest missile test at emergency meeting

In all, six sets of sanctions have been imposed on North Korea since it first tested an atomic device in 2006. North Korea , also known as the Democratic People's Re...

May 29 2017

Trump plan on Paris climate deal unclear after G7 pressure

The comments from Mattis, in an interview aired today, come after Trump tweeted yesterday that he would take a decision "next week" on whether to stick to or renege on ...

May 29 2017

Saharanpur DM, SSP suspended, transferred DIG, Div Commissioner after fresh clashes

In Saharanpur , however, there were hints that the police may have been less than fair. The fact that the Chief Minister himself is a Thakur hasn't helped in restori...

May 29 2017

Diane Abbott is a cut below the rest

Both unionists and republicans should be given credit for helping to deliver peace in Northern Ireland Jeremy Corbyn has said , as he denied ever speaking to IRA membe...

May 29 2017

Ariana Grande returning to 'incredibly fearless city of Manchester' for benefit show

At the launch of the UK Independence Party's manifesto on Thursday, deputy leader Suzanne Evans said May "must bear some responsibility" for the terror attack in Manchest...

May 29 2017

United Kingdom police arrest 2 more bomb suspects, raising total to 11

Security services had feared an experienced bomb-maker could be large but a source with knowledge of the investigation told Reuters on Thursday Abedi might have made the ...