Stories about World Media

Jul 09 2018

Schumer urges Trump to tap Merrick Garland for Supreme Court

Manchin said in a statement he would meet with and evaluate Trump's nominee, adding that he is open to backing the right selection. WERTHEIMER: A very appealing candi...

Jul 08 2018

Donald Trump names former Fox executive Bill Shine to communications job

Former Fox News executive Bill Shine is officially joining the White House. Former Fox News anchor Gretchen Carlson has spoken out against President Trump's d...

Jul 08 2018

Japan executes Shoko Asahara, founder of Aum Shinrikyo doomsday cult

Doomsday cult leader Shoko Asahara and several followers were executed Friday for their roles in a deadly 1995 gas attack on the Tokyo subways and other crimes, Japan...

Jul 08 2018

Trump's Supreme Court Nomination to Preempt TV Programming

And I will devote all my energies to ensuring that we confirm the kind of Supreme Court justice America needs: "a justice who says what the law is, not what she wants i...

Jul 08 2018

21 dead in Canadian heat wave

Despite cooler weather Friday, Stefan Overhoff, chief operating officer of Urgences-sante ambulance service, said people who experienced the week's intense heat could sti...

Jul 08 2018

Two teens dead after suspected DV shooting in West Pennant Hills

Forensic teams and homicide investigators had been searching the home all night for evidence, while the mother was recovering with friends after being treated for severe ...

Jul 08 2018

Harry Maguire scores for England with header as fans crack SAME joke

Sure, there was the 2-1 defeat to Iceland at UEFA Euro 2016, but the move to coach Gareth Southgate represented a clean slate. England shrugged off its shootout jinx ...

Jul 08 2018

US Service Member Killed in Apparent Insider Attack, Two Wounded

A service member has died in southern Afghanistan in what appears to be a green-on-blue attack, military officials announced Saturday. It added thatthe name of the deceas...

Jul 08 2018

Man who challenged black family's use of pool loses job

The video quickly went viral on Twitter, prompting the hashtag #IDAdam , with some social media users identifying his employer. Jasmine Edwards , a black mother, & h...

Jul 08 2018

North Korea says talks with Pompeo were 'regrettable'

Kim later said that "there are things that I have to clarify" to which Pompeo responded that "there are things that I have to clarify as well". On Saturday , Pyongyang...

Jul 08 2018

WARREN EXPLODES: Sen. Warren Says Trump Ripping Babies 'From their Mamas'

On Monday, Trump said that the World Trade Organization has treated the United States "very badly". "I'm going to be deeply critical of (Trump) and keep the contributio...

Jul 08 2018

Mom shoots carjacker in the head to save kids inside stolen vehicle

Wright crashed the vehicle into a light pole. "They done seen me shoot somebody", she told NBC 5 after the shooting. She continued saying, "I'm not a killer or anythi...

Jul 08 2018

Merkel says she's open to reducing European Union tariffs on USA vehicle imports

At the time, Orban railed against Merkel's "moral imperialism", while the chancellor, who grew up in communist East Germany , said she had seen enough walls in Europe ...

Jul 08 2018

Pyongyang lashes out at 'rapacious' US

And he said progress had been made towards agreeing "the modalities" of North Korea's destruction of a missile facility. There had been previous signs that all was ...

Jul 08 2018

Orrin Hatch may have given a clue about Trump's Supreme Court pick

Vice President Mike Pence would serve as the tiebreaker if the votes are split. In contrast to the admittedly narrow criticisms of Kethledge and Kavanaugh, Christian co...

Jul 08 2018

Wildfires rage in California as blazes continue to spread

A fire that jumped across Interstate 5 south of the OR border in California has closed the southbound lanes in that area, authorities said. Jerry Brown declared a st...

Jul 07 2018

Talks with USA on dismantling nuclear programme were regrettable, says North Korea

The talks are part of a broader US initiative to persuade North Korea to give up its nuclear and ballistic missile programs. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's visit ...

Jul 07 2018

Hurricane watch to be issued for Dominica | Caribbean

However, the NHC stressed that the intensity forecast remains highly uncertain given Beryl's small size. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) described Beryl as a Cate...

Jul 07 2018

At least 38 dead and 50 missing as torrential rainfall hits Japan

Dozens of people have died in the flooding, which followed a bout of torrential rain and led to landslides in western Japan . According to the Japan Meteorological A...

Jul 07 2018

Trump calls Statue of Liberty climber a clown

She has been arrested while protesting at least once before, in 2017, and works as a personal trainer and physical therapist, the New York Daily News reported . "A...