Stories about World Media

Jul 04 2018

Congrats, Trump voters. With Kennedy's retirement, you’ve been vindicated

The shortlist is widely rumored to include U.S. Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett of IN; U.S. Appeals Court Judge Thomas Hardiman of Pennsylvania; U.S. Shortly after ...

Jul 04 2018

China says it won’t fire ‘first shot’ in trade standoff with US

Implementation is set to start at midnight June 6 in both countries, which gives Beijing a 12-hour advantage on Washington. A statement issued by China's State Counci...

Jul 04 2018

92-year-old woman shoots son to avoid care home

A 92-year-old Arizona woman shot and killed her son after contemplating his plan to put her in an assisted living facility, police say. While the girlfriend fled the ...

Jul 04 2018

Hosepipe ban being considered for Donegal

Speaking about the legal move Corporate Affairs Manager and water conservation expert, Kate Gannon, said "Imposing a Water Conservation Order is a measure that Irish Wate...

Jul 04 2018

Pompeo to travel to N. Korea Thursday: White House

Recently, both leaders came into an agreement over nuclear production. Thoughts on the pic? "I don't want a war with North Korea ". He meets with President Trump on ...

Jul 04 2018

Trump to revoke Obama-era guidelines on race in college admissions

Bush, a Republican, had similarly issued race-neutral admissions guidance. Most recently, in 2016, the Supreme Court upheld the practice in a 4-3 decision, but, in ...

Jul 04 2018

Kremlin says Putin wants one-on-one talks with Trump

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov , left, listens to U.S. Sen. For his part, Duma speaker Vyacheslav Volodin welcomed the delegation and thanked United States amb...

Jul 04 2018

Satellite images show North Korea is 'expanding missile factory'

The meeting comes amid growing scrutiny of Pyongyang's commitment to denuclearization and as joint efforts to repatriate the remains of USA troops from North Korea take l...

Jul 04 2018

French criminal who escaped with helicopter had team of loyal accomplices

He was also given 10 years following his 2013 prison escape in which he used explosives to blast his way out, the Paris prosecutor's office said. Four prison warden...

Jul 03 2018

2 contractors critically wounded in Kansas school shooting

Police said the suspect was a co-worker of the men who were shot. There were no children at the school at the time of the shooting, the newspaper added. Police are sea...

Jul 03 2018

Militants hand over weapons in southwestern Syria

Aid and rights groups have warned of a looming humanitarian crisis at the border as the displaced, with inadequate shelter and supplies, are unable to enter Jordan or ret...

Jul 03 2018

Trump adviser Bolton sees summit with Putin as necessary

For Putin, the summit will cap off two days in which he will occupy the center of the global stage; the day before he meets Trump, he will preside over the World Cup fina...

Jul 03 2018

How an Alaska Senator Could Make or Break Trump's Supreme Court Plans

On Monday, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. criticized the record of U.S. Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett of IN, who is one of seven judges considered...

Jul 03 2018

White House declines to name Supreme Court candidates

The interviews were with federal appeals judges Raymond Kethledge, Amul Thapar, Brett Kavanaugh and Amy Coney Barrett, said a person with knowledge of the meetings who ...

Jul 03 2018

Mumbai rains: Jet Airways, IndiGo, Vistara to accommodate delayed passengers

The incident which occurred at around 7.30 am today, is said to have been caused by incessant rain. Four fire tenders have been rushed to the spot as it is feared that so...

Jul 03 2018

Dancer doesn't realise she's lost both legs after boat blast

According to wire reports, on Saturday the family was on a boat tour off the island of Exuma, located about 130 miles south of Nassau. "Stefanie was seated on the right s...

Jul 03 2018

'Dead' woman found still breathing in morgue fridge

Mortuary technicians then found her alive in a morgue fridge several hours after the crash in which the victims' auto rolled, throwing all three occupants clear of the ve...

Jul 03 2018

Trump declines to lower flags half-staff for Capital Gazette journalists

Buckley said he was "disappointed" in the president's decision and said the attack on the newspaper was "just as important as any other tragedy". Killed in the ramp...

Jul 03 2018

Najib arrested, to be charged tomorrow

The fund was started by Najib when he took power in 2009, but it accumulated billions in debts and is being investigated in the United States and several other countries....

Jul 03 2018

Plane that crashed in Mumbai, killing 5, was under repair

The plane had been damaged in a crash six years ago while it was owned by a state government. While the rescue team retrieved the black box and Flight Data Recorder (...