Stories about World Media

Aug 24 2018

Facebook Shuts Down 652 Iranian-Backed And Some Russian-Backed Accounts

The social media company said several of the accounts belonged to sources identified as part of Russia's military intelligence services , while a host of uncovered sus...

Aug 24 2018

NSA leaker Reality Winner gets 63 months in prison

During her sentencing , victor apologized to the government, the court and her family. Victor was arrested in June 2017 after the Intercept published a story abo...

Aug 24 2018

DNC Reveals Failed Attempt To Hack Its Voter Database

Cybersecurity firm Lookout said its "Phishing AI" artificial intelligence automatically picks up such attacks and discovered the fraudulent page Monday night. Russian...

Aug 24 2018

Graham Predicts a New AG After the Midterms

Sessions, a longtime United States senator and early supporter of Trump's presidential bid, drew Trump's ire when he recused himself in March 2017 from issues involving t...

Aug 24 2018

British-Iranian woman let out of Tehran jail for 3 days

As a condition of the furlough, Zaghari-Ratcliffe has been barred from conducting any interviews with the media, can not visit the grounds of any foreign embassy and may ...

Aug 24 2018

Taiwan's last Africa ally tells China 'no desire' to switch ties

Asked to comment on the statement , Alexander Huang (黃介正), an associate professor in the New Taipei-based Tamkang University's Department of Diplomacy and International ...

Aug 24 2018

Vancouver's air quality advisory expands to include ground-level ozone

Wednesday is expected to bring "high" health risks to most of the province, including Victoria, Kamloops, Prince George and Vancouver. While that is gobbledygook to t...

Aug 24 2018

Regime change in Iran 'not American policy', says Trump adviser John Bolton

Help us grow and continue telling Israel's story to the world. National security adviser John Bolton warned Thursday that the U.S. will not tolerate Russian inter...

Aug 24 2018

Pride of America steers clear of Hurricane Lane

At 8 a.m. Thursday, the Central Pacific Hurricane Center said Hurricane Lane remained a powerful Category 4 storm, packing maximum sustained winds near 130 miles pe...

Aug 24 2018

Political storm brews after India nixes foreign flood aid

Kerala chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan has said he would approach the Central government and urge it to follow the 2016 National Disaster Management Plan (NDMP ) in con...

Aug 23 2018

China trade dispute escalates

Both sets of taxes are in addition to 25 percent tariffs that took effect on July 6 on $34 billion in Chinese products - China also responded to these with tariffs ...

Aug 23 2018

Two killed in Paris suburb attack were relatives of assailant

The attack occurred in Trappes, a suburb about 20 miles southwest of Paris , officials said. On the other hand, ISIS the extremist group claimed t the knife attack tha...

Aug 23 2018

Cohen: Trump told me to pay off women to influence the election

The verdict was part a stunning one-two punch of bad news for the White House, coming as the president's former lawyer, Michael Cohen , was pleading guilty in NY as part...

Aug 23 2018

USA heaps more sanctions on top of Russian Federation

Relations between Moscow and London are tense after Britain blamed Russia for the nerve agent attack on a former Russian double agent in Salisbury. The shift in strat...

Aug 23 2018

Xi Jinping Calls for Greater Strategic Cooperation With Malaysia

Mahathir made the comments while addressing the media in Beijing during his five-day trip to China . So it was all sweetness and light from President Xi Jinping and...

Aug 23 2018

S.Africa Lashes Trump over Land 'seizures' Tweet

Mr Trump's tweet appeared to be a response to a Fox News report on Wednesday that focused on South Africa's land issue and the murders of white farmers . "President Ra...

Aug 23 2018

Former Trump campaign chair found guilty of fraud

As part of his plea agreement, Cohen agreed not to challenge any sentence from 46 to 63 months. According to court papers, Cohen in January 2017 sought reimbursement fo...

Aug 23 2018

Donald Trump rages on Mueller investigation following New York Times report

Mueller III for some 30 hours about Trump because he has nothing to hide. Trump's original legal team had encouraged McGahn and other White House officials to cooperate...

Aug 23 2018

China, El Salvador Establish Ties in Fresh Defeat for Taiwan

According to the communique, the Government of the Republic of El Salvador severs "diplomatic relations" with Taiwan as of this day and undertakes not to have any more of...

Aug 23 2018

Malaysia PM expects China business boost

There will be no changes in policy towards China under the new Malaysian government, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad. China expert Richard McGregor is a s...