Stories about World Media

May 26 2018

Joshua Holt case: Venezuela freed United States 'hostage', says Trump

President Donald Trump tweets that it's "good news", and says Holt is expected to land in Washington , and come to the White House with his family at about 7 p.m. Th...

May 26 2018

China's ZTE to Pay $1.3 Billion Fine to Re-Open, Trump Says

ZTE was banned in April from buying US technology components for seven years for breaking an agreement reached after it violated USA sanctions against Iran and North Kore...

May 26 2018

Putin says Russian Federation 'regrets' cancellation of Trump-Kim summit

A record number of agreements was signed at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum - 550 agreements worth 2.365 trillion rubles ($38.1 bln), Advisor to the Russi...

May 26 2018

Cyclone Mekunu: Indian Navy deploys INS Deepak, INS Kochi to assist Oman

Strong winds knocked over street lights and tore away roofing. It also comes just days after Cyclone Sagar struck Somalia. A low pressure area has been created in the s...

May 26 2018

Cohen discussed US-Russia relations with oligarch days before inauguration

Vekselberg has worked in recent years to improve US tech and trade relations with Moscow. "Neither Viktor Vekselberg nor anyone else outside of Columbus Nova was involv...

May 26 2018

Taiwan scrambles jets for Chinese bombers

President Donald Trump shows renewed interest in shoring up ties with the island. Burkina Faso has cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan, the foreign ministry said on Thursda...

May 26 2018

Irish overwhelmingly vote to legalise abortion, exit poll suggests

Ireland legalized divorce by a razor-thin majority only in 1995, but became the first country to adopt gay marriage by popular vote in the 2015 referendum . The effec...

May 26 2018

MH17 probe blames Russian missile unit for downing airline

All those aboard died. The reconstructed wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 which was shot down by a missile over Ukraine in July 2014, in Gilze Rijen, Netherl...

May 26 2018

Noblesville students describe moments inside classroom, credit teacher with saving lives

As it turns out, Jason Seaman is just the man you need when you want someone tackled: he formerly played college football , as a defensive end for Southern Illinois Univ...

May 26 2018

Trump administration has cut deal with China's ZTE

After the latest report, Republican Senator Marco Rubio tweeted, "Yes they have a deal in mind. Both parties in Congress should come together to stop this deal in its t...

May 26 2018

Parties Meet Amid Slim Hopes of Saving Iran Nuclear Deal

Mr Pompeo said the U.S. would inflict the "strongest sanctions in history" on Iran unless it agreed to 12 American demands, including withdrawing from Syria and hal...

May 26 2018

DMK, allies hold protests against Tuticorin firing, court arrest

Police said they were compelled to respond with live ammunition after demonstrators pelted police with stones, attacked a government building, and set vehicles on fire. ...

May 26 2018

Turnout high as voting begins in Ireland abortion referendum

The people of Ireland are set to decide on whether to end the country's strict abortion ban. Social media feeds have filled with images of boarding passes , personal t...

May 26 2018

Syria state-run media reports US-led airstrike on army posts

Another Pentagon spokesman, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said: "We have no information to substantiate those reports". Their reach in Syria has alarmed the Tr...

May 26 2018

Russian Federation must face justice over flight MH17, says Boris Johnson

Global investigators say a Russian convoy carried Buk missile into Ukraine before shooting down Malaysia Airlines Flight 17; Benjamin Hall reports . " Russia should m...

May 26 2018

An $83 Abortion Pill Is Shaping Ireland's Last Great Moral Fight

Pro-repeal campaigners claim that around 170,000 women have travelled overseas, mostly to Britain, to seek abortions since. But for all the emphasis on compassion, th...

May 25 2018

Rachel Dolezal welfare fraud case leads to felony theft charge

Dolezal" with first-degree theft by welfare fraud, second-degree perjury and false verification for public assistance. The investigation into Dolezal began in March o...

May 25 2018

Summer Reading Program gets scientific

The Vermilion Parish Library will be hosting almost 50 programs to keep children active and reading throughout the summer. The theme of the free, family event is "Libra...

May 25 2018

Morgan Freeman Responds To Sexual Harassment Allegations

She said the 80-year-old had repeatedly touched her, tried to lift her skirt and asked whether she was wearing underwear. Alan Arkin saved her once by telling Morgan to...

May 25 2018

Paul Ryan Thanks DOJ for Classified Russia Briefing

Speaking on behalf of the Democratic faction of the Gang of 8 Rep. Schiff said , "Today's Gang of 8 briefing was conducted to ensure protection of sources and methods". ...