Stories about World Media

Aug 02 2018

World's biggest king penguin colony shrinks nearly 90 percent

Weimerskirch speculated that it could have been affected by a particularly strong El Nino weather event that warmed the southern Indian Ocean in 1997. The size of the c...

Aug 02 2018

Video of woman slapped for refusing to be harassed sexually sparks outrage

The blow to the 22-year-old architecture student's face was hit so hard she fell against a glass barrier of the cafe terrace. She went home shocked, but returned to the...

Aug 02 2018

‘Collusion is not a crime,’ says Trump, as Mueller-Manafort trial begins

His greatest hits include such gems as "Make America Great Again!", "Build that wall!", and a personal favorite, "no collusion!" But Trump , a serene man confident in ...

Aug 02 2018

Trump received letter from North Korea's Kim on Aug. 1: White House

Vice President Mike Pence hailed the remains' arrival in Hawaii as evidence of the success of President Donald Trump's landmark summit in June with North Koran leader Ki...

Aug 02 2018

Hunt for cathedral raiders who seized Sweden's crown jewels

The items had previously been stored in their tomb. Police pursued the thieves by land, air and sea, sending out helicopters, boats and cars to track down the pair. Whi...

Aug 02 2018

Judge blocks release of 3D printed gun blueprints

Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson , who is leading the lawsuit, said, "The Trump administration recently chose to give access to potentially untraceable an...

Aug 02 2018

1,000 homes destroyed as California wildfires rage

Tens of thousands of people across California are waiting to return home or assess what remains of their homes after the fires. Get the full story in the video above. Cal...

Aug 02 2018

Ex-Adelaide archbishop back to the 'ranks'

Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson has resigned after being convicted of concealing child sex abuse. The decision comes two days after accepting Archbishop Theodore Mc...

Aug 02 2018

Korea Constructs New Missiles While Trump Claims Denuclearization Success

Almost 7,700 American military service-people are still unaccounted for from the Korean War , according to the Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency , of wh...

Aug 02 2018

ISIS claims deadly attack on tourists in Tajikistan

It then heads straight at a second group and appears to send bodies flying. A Swiss and a Dutch citizen were also killed and three other cyclists were injured, includin...

Aug 02 2018

Far right rejoices after court frees Tommy Robinson over legal errors

He was sentenced to 10 months for contempt of court and given a further three months for breaching the terms of a previous suspended sentence. British far-right activis...

Aug 02 2018

68 luxury vehicles valued at $5.2M destroyed in Philippines smuggling crackdown

A Philippines government video shows at least three bulldozers crushing the vehicles, lined up in a row, to applause from a crowd. Smuggling a vehicle into the Philippi...

Aug 02 2018

Hundreds stranded on Indonesian mountain after quake

As previously reported, a magnitude 6.4 SR tectonic quake shook areas of Lombok, Bali , and Sumbawa at around 05:47 Western Indonesia Time (WIB) at the coordinate of 8.4...

Aug 02 2018

Facebook uncovers rogue political campaigning ahead of United States midterm elections

This post originally appeared on Tom's Hardware . There was no specific evidence that political candidates were targeted, but one account followed an IRA-associated ac...

Aug 02 2018

‘ANC not concerned by EFF popularity during land hearings’

South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa (C) speaks to the media in Downing Street following a meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May on April 17, 2018 in London...

Aug 02 2018

Ontario government defends cancelling basic income pilot project

She didn't provide any data to back that up, so it's not clear whether the program was costing more than expected or if the new government just has different ideas about ...

Aug 02 2018

Trump Calls for Sessions to End Russia Probe

Manafort's trial has virtually nothing to do with the core allegation that Mueller is exploring - whether the Trump campaign coordinated with Russian Federation to influe...

Aug 02 2018

Donald Trump says attorney general Jeff Sessions must end ‘rigged’ Russian Federation investigation

His lawyer Rudy Giuliani added: "He used a medium he uses for opinions, Twitter ". "The President has expressed the same opinion". Giuliani echoed claims that ther...

Aug 02 2018

AFP not discounting IS role in Basilan blast

Col. Montano Almodovar, the Army's 3rd Scout Ranger Battalion commander, said over RMN Zamboanga that the explosion happened around 5:50 a.m.at the Magkawit Detachment, a...

Aug 02 2018

One man shot dead in Zimbabwe election protests

It is illegal to announce results before the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission. "The results show beyond reasonable doubt that we have won the election and that the next pr...