Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2018

President Donald Trump considers pardon for Muhammad Ali

He lost his boxing licence because of the fallout and was not allowed to return to the ring until 1970. Ali's legal fight ended in 1971, when the Supreme Court ruled in h...

Jun 08 2018

U.S. school shootings: Lullaby used to teach drills

Ms Skipper said she agreed that active shooter drills were "jarring" for both children and staff, and rued that the poster - while creative - "speaks to a loss of inn...

Jun 08 2018

Melania releases cryptic statement on Giuliani - and whether she believes Stormy Daniels

When asked about these comments Thursday, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo likewise dismissed Giuliani's comments and said he was "not being serious". "I don't believe Mr...

Jun 08 2018

Guatemala volcano: nearly 200 missing and 75 dead

The National Forensic Sciences Agency said in a report that morgues had received the remains of 99 people killed as a result of the eruption. Only 23 of the bodies reco...

Jun 08 2018

Philippines' Rodrigo Duterte threatens emergency to curb crime

A Filipino woman working in South Korea made worldwide headlines over the weekend after she was kissed on the lips by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte . Earlier in...

Jun 08 2018

Argentina Soccer Game Cancelled Over Terror, Not Boycott — Israeli Sports Minister

The Palestinians claim east Jerusalem as the capital of a future state. It is unclear whether Argentina will play another warm-up, or if it will arrive to Moscow ...

Jun 08 2018

United Kingdom proposes new Brexit deal to avoid hard border in Ireland

The future of the border on the island has dominated the Brexit debate in recent weeks with ministers on Thursday finding a compromise on the thorny issue of a backstop...

Jun 08 2018

Afghan Taliban using captured USA weaponry to launch attacks

It said the cease-fire did not include al Qaeda or the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria ( ISIS ) affiliate in Afghanistan. The U.S. military reportedly destroyed the m...

Jun 08 2018

NJ trooper pulls over officer who helped with his delivery

Trooper Michael Patterson stopped Matthew Bailly in Kingwood Township for driving with tinted windows, but never got around to giving the ticket, NJ.com reported. Accor...

Jun 08 2018

Trump praises EPA chief Pruitt under fire for ethics, spending

A senior aide wrapped up in the ethics investigations of Pruitt has abruptly resigned . "Administrator Pruitt's wife started, but did not complete, the Chick-fil-A fra...

Jun 08 2018

Kenya says plane on domestic flight missing, search halted until dawn

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) said the phone signals of the two pilots were traced to Njabini area in Kinangop in central Kenya. The plane had been flying from the w...

Jun 08 2018

Some ballot races undecided in California primary

In California , Democrats are hopeful they've avoided the potential nightmare of being locked out of winnable House races due to the state's unique primary system that...

Jun 08 2018

Jordan's King Abdullah calls for tax review after largest protests in years

Jordan's King Abdullah II on Monday accepted the resignation of his embattled prime minister and reportedly tapped a leading reformer as a successor, hoping to quell the ...

Jun 08 2018

Mexico hits bourbon, US farm products with retaliatory tariffs

French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived here and met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau ahead of the 44th G7 Summit on Friday, that was expected to be d...

Jun 08 2018

David Koch Steps Down From Company, Political Groups

Koch is stepping down from the Koch brothers network of business and political activities. He was hospitalized in the summer of 2016 and the issues have not been resolv...

Jun 07 2018

Australia 'saviour' Cahill deserves World Cup place, says Johnston

The other notable selections are Iranian-born Daniel Arzani , 19, who emerged this season as a game-changing wide player for Melbourne City in the A-League, and Fran Ka...

Jun 07 2018

Paul Ryan Brushes Back Trump ‘Spygate’ Assertion, Opposes Pardon

He claims the Obama administration planted "eyes and ears" in his campaign team to help Hillary Clinton win the election . Both Ryan and House Oversight and Government...

Jun 07 2018

South African man gets three life sentences for axe murders of family

A South African man who murdered his parents and brother with an axe has been sentenced to life in prison. Van Breda was also given a 15-year sentence in the Western Ca...

Jun 07 2018

Texas man bitten by severed rattlesnake head

He was airlifted from his home near Corpus Christi to hospital where he was treated with the anti-venom CroFab. The man decapitated it with a shovel and later bent down t...

Jun 07 2018

Death toll from Tunisia migrant shipwreck rises to 52

Unemployed Tunisians and other Africans often try to depart in makeshift boats from Tunisia to Sicily in Italy . The IOM said 68 people had been rescued after the ve...