Stories about World Media

Jul 27 2018

Facebook bans Alex Jones for 30 days

Those four videos have since been removed from Jones' channels. It's unclear exactly which videos they were, but it's likely at least some were the same videos that Yo...

Jul 27 2018

White House defends decision to bar CNN reporter

Aide Yuri Ushakov said that while a meeting should take place, " it would be wise to let the dust settle " first. In a video clip from the meeting, Collins can be heard...

Jul 27 2018

Dam wall collapses in Laos killing more than 20 people

Officials had earlier suggested that "hundreds" were missing in the aftermath of the collapse. There are mountains nearby that villagers might be able to get up on. But...

Jul 27 2018

Israel to build 400 settler homes in occupied West Bank

In a statement released on Thursday, Hamas' military wing, Ezzeddin al-Qassam Brigades, said it had ordered its divisions "to raise alertness to the maximum degree". "Whe...

Jul 27 2018

Historic, deadly heat wave slams Japan with blistering temperatures headed into August

Both figures are "the worst-ever for any week during summer" since the agency began recording fatalities resulting from heat stroke in July 2008, an agency spokesman told...

Jul 27 2018

Rep. Meadows Warns He Could Go Around Speaker Ryan to Impeach Rosenstein

Wednesday's resolution had nine cosponsors, though notably not conservative House leadership such as Trey Gowdy, chair of the Oversight Committee, and Bob Goodlatte, ch...

Jul 27 2018

Giuliani attacks Cohen after Trump Tower report: He's a 'pathological liar'

Federal prosecutors in NY are investigating Cohen for possible bank and tax fraud, and for possible campaign law violations linked to a $130,000 payment to adult film sta...

Jul 27 2018

Administration: 1,820 children reunited after border split

He issued a 14- day deadline to reunite children under 5 with their parents and 30 days for children 5 and older. Last week, Sabraw temporarily halted deportations ...

Jul 27 2018

Some people reckon this "zebra" is actually a donkey

Facebook/Mahmoud Sarhan Observers have noticed that this animal's snout is gray, rather than black, and its ears seem larger than a typical zebra's ears. Mr Sarhani, was ...

Jul 27 2018

Senators call for new sanctions on Russia

While Putin denied any Russian interference last week, he confirmed that he did want Trump to win the presidency "because he talked about bringing the U.S. The sharp comm...

Jul 26 2018

No welcome mat for Putin from U.S. Congress

They did it the last time. - Russian President Vladimir Putin, accused of interfering in US elections, will not be invited to address Congress or visit the Capitol if h...

Jul 26 2018

Erdogan - bearer of the new Turkish identity

Erdogan, who's been a longtime advocate of alternative economic theories that favor lower rates, assumed more control of policy after constitutional changes empowering hi...

Jul 26 2018

Gun used in Toronto shooting likely came from U.S.

Hussain's family issued a statement saying their son had a long history of psychosis and depression and had not responded to numerous treatment approaches, including the...

Jul 26 2018

Swedish student protests in plane, prevents Afghan asylum-seeker’s deportation

They include a man with an English accent who tells her she is scaring the children, and snatches her phone. "I am not going to sit down until this person is off the ...

Jul 26 2018

The controversy over missing portion of Trump-Putin news conference transcript

However, a top Kremlin aide on July 24 said Putin is waiting for the "dust to settle" over his controversial meeting with Trump in Helsinki before deciding whether ...

Jul 26 2018

US Christian pastor leaves Turkish prison after court ruling

Trump also directly called on Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to "do something to free this wonderful Christian husband & father". Andrew Brunson, who ran a pr...

Jul 26 2018

Torontonians Pay Tribute to Victims of Danforth Shooting With Makeshift Memorials

If civilians are able to buy firearms legally, there is always the possibility they will enter an illegal market, Lee said. The Markham Synchro Club said Julianna had b...

Jul 26 2018

India arrests mother over baby in plane toilet

The flight had taken off from Imphal and had a stop in Guwahati , both cities in north-eastern India. In the few minutes before landing, cabin crew on the domestic A...

Jul 26 2018

Trump administration hopes to achieve North Korea's denuclearization by the end

North Korea is still making the crucial and devastating ingredient required for atom bombs, the US Secretary of State has admitted. He said Trump remained upbeat about ...

Jul 26 2018

Why Ivanka Trump Is Shutting Down Her Fashion Line

Nordstrom dropped the Ivanka Trump line a year ago, citing slowing sales, and recently Hudson Bay reportedly did the same. While Ivanka never addressed that questi...