Stories about World Media

May 30 2017

Trump in bid to push peace process forward

Trump will visit Riyadh , Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Bethlehem, Rome, Vatican City, Brussels, Taormina and Sigonella on a 9-day global trip. "So many young, attractive innoc...

May 30 2017

Palestinian prisoners in Israel jails end hunger strike

President Donald Trump pushed for peace between Israel and the Palestinians when he visited the region this week but gave no details on how to achieve that. Palestinian...

May 30 2017

Australia to ban paedophiles from travelling overseas

The Herald Sun says new legislation, due to be introduced next month, will make it illegal for convicted child-sex offenders to leave or attempt to leave Australia , wh...

May 30 2017

Justice Carpio calls for fresh arbitration case over China war 'threat'

Abella said that the best way to settle the disputes is to push for a diplomatic approach rather than invoke the South China Sea arbitration ruling that affirmed ...

May 30 2017

UK Police stop sharing intelligence about Manchester attack with US

The images show a shredded backpack that the device was allegedly carried in, metal bolts, and screws that were used as lethal shrapnel. Theresa May is to raise concern...

May 30 2017

Pop star Ariana Grande plans Manchester show to benefit bombing victims

This has made the total number of suspects linked to the attack rise to seven so far. The police chief in Manchester says there has been an increase in reported hat...

May 30 2017

British serial killer Ian Brady dies at 79

Opening an inquest into Brady's death at Southport Town Hall, Sumner also said he wants assurances that a funeral director and crematorium willing to take the serial ki...

May 30 2017

Warplanes carry out new strikes on Libya's Derna

Mourners at the Sacred Family Church for the funeral of Coptic Christians who were killed on Friday in Minya, Egypt, May 26, 2017. Distributed by APO on behalf of Au...

May 30 2017

Penguins escape with win despite Predators' stifling defence

Pittsburgh jumped out to a 3-0 lead after one period, But the Penguins were then outscored by Nashville 3-0 since their last shot, with 17 seconds remaining in the fir...

May 30 2017

Guentzel's goal lifts Penguins by Predators 5-3 in Game 1

Ryan Ellis scored in the second period and Colton Sissons in the third, both on the power play, before Frederick Gaudreau tied the game prior to Jake Guentzel's ga...

May 30 2017

Read the full text of Trump's budget proposal to Congress

There's a lot to unpack here. So the "payfor" approach to tax cuts rather than assuming that tax cuts will pay for themselves is a definite step forward. Folks, the p...

May 30 2017

Philippines steps up bombing of Islamist militants in city

President Duterte expressed confidence that the government will win the war against the forces of the ISIS-backed Maute Group and the Abu Sayyaf Group now ongoing in Mar...

May 30 2017

Militants kill 16 civilians in Philippines siege city

Police say eight other men were fatally shot and thrown in a shallow ravine along a highway, just 200 metres away from a military checkpoint in the city. This, as surgic...

May 30 2017

Trump attacks news reports on son-in-law, Russia

Trump's tweets Sunday did not explain which leaks he was referring to, but said that in his opinion , they are made up by reporters. It was also reported that R...

May 30 2017

Cool Hand Lue: Cavs coach keeps National Basketball Association champs calm amid chaos

Facing his seventh consecutive National Basketball Association final, James said: "It's not promised every year, for sure, we all know that it takes hard work and dedicat...

May 30 2017

Mom praises men killed defending daughter in Portland attack

Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche, 23, and Ricky John Best, 53, were killed as they tried to stop Jeremy Joseph Christian from harassing the women, one of whom was wearing ...

May 30 2017

Trump labels Kushner reports 'fake news'

Asked if such communications were a big deal, Kelly said: "any time you have channels of communication with a country, particularly one like Russian Federation, I would...

May 30 2017

Trump is 'wide open' on Paris climate deal: Mattis

It was unclear whether those meetings would still take place. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is among those advocating for the U.S.to stay with the deal, said this...

May 30 2017

'Convinced Atlanticist' Merkel being honest with U.S., spokesman says

Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel meanwhile accused the USA of "short-sighted policies" that he said were against European Union interests. "One day after Donald Tru...

May 30 2017

EU says Trump agrees that Brexit 'an incident, not a threat'

Markovic told a journalist in Brussels that it was only "natural" that Trump should be in the front row, as the U.S. is NATO's biggest member by far. KEITH: And ther...