Stories about World Media

Sep 17 2018

Obama laments 'broken' politics in stumping for Ohio Democrats

The state Democratic Party said Obama will headline a September 21 rally in Philadelphia to boost the re-election campaigns of Democratic U.S. Sen. "It is radical." He sa...

Sep 17 2018

Palestine skeptical of US peace plan

The U.S. blocks millions of dollars to programs that build relationships between Israelis and Palestinians, the New York Times reported on Friday. Wednesday's poll fo...

Sep 17 2018

Reporter mocked for 'Oscar-worthy' Hurricane Florence broadcast

About 10 million people could be affected by the storm as it moved further inland in the days ahead. A comment read, "Reporters are lighter than regular people". Her 6-...

Sep 17 2018

Woman accuses US Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct

Mr Kavanaugh, 53, repeated on Sunday an earlier denial of Ms Ford's allegation . Sunday, the White House repeated a statement on Kavanaigh's behalf. Another difficul...

Sep 17 2018

Accuser of nominee Brett Kavanaugh goes public

At the time, Ford said, she knew Kavanaugh and Judge as "friendly acquaintances" in the private-school social circles of suburban Maryland. As a resident of California,...

Sep 17 2018

Christine Blasey Ford: Kavanaugh Accuser Comes Forward

In a statement to NBC News on Sunday, the White House said , "On Friday, Judge Kavanaugh " categorically and unequivocally " denied this allegation". Kavanaugh's nom...

Sep 17 2018

Democratic Senator Feinstein urges Federal Bureau of Investigation probe of Kavanaugh allegations

But even supposing that Hill was telling the truth-which I do not-the most you could say, as Judiciary Committee member Orrin Hatch commented, is that Thomas talked dir...

Sep 17 2018

Super Typhoon 'Mangkhut' Hits China's Most Populous Province

Although the typhoon has now passed over the Philippines , police said that 45 people, mostly gold miners - are still missing and feared to have been trapped or killed...

Sep 17 2018

Two Koreas to Hold Working-level Talks to Prepare Summit

North Korea, meanwhile, did not display intercontinental ballistic missiles that can target the United States at Sunday's military parade, signaling Kim's desire to refra...

Sep 17 2018

Dems call for delay of Kavanaugh vote after accuser comes forward

According to the Post , Ford took a polygraph test in August and presented the results to the paper that allegedly conclude she was being truthful in her accusation. "...

Sep 17 2018

Homes cleared, residents return to gas disaster evacuation zone

Thousands of people have been moved out after gas explosions tore through three towns in MA, setting dozens of homes on fire and killing a teenager. One person was killed...

Sep 17 2018

Palestinian teenager dies from wounds in Gaza unrest

At least three Palestinians were killed and hundreds injured on Friday afternoon during clashes with Israeli soldiers on the border between eastern Gaza Strip and Israel,...

Sep 17 2018

FEMA director under investigation for possible misuse of taxpayer resources

At a press briefing on Hurricane Florence Thursday morning, Long said he will "fully cooperate" in the investigation. "We have a very functional and professional relati...

Sep 16 2018

Kavanaugh accuser speaks to newspaper on record

The Judiciary Committee is scheduled to vote on Kavanaugh's nomination next Thursday, with the full Republican-led Senate looking to consider it later this month. Judge ...

Sep 16 2018

Scotland’s weather: Police issue warning ahead of Storm Helene

The Met Office warned on Friday the storm could bring hazardous conditions when it sweeps across the north of England and Wales and through the Republic of Ireland. But...

Sep 16 2018

Alleged Israeli strike said to target Iranian weapons delivery in Damascus

According to the report, several Israeli missiles were intercepted by Syrian air defenses. "Our air defenses responded to an Israeli missile attack on Damascus Inte...

Sep 16 2018

Residents allowed to return to homes after gas explosions

In April this year, NiSource's Columbia Gas of MA filed a petition with the state's Department of Public Utilities to increase annual revenues in order to help the co...

Sep 16 2018

Tips for Travelers Affected by Hurricane Florence ZlotoNews

Satellite images show very little left as a recognizable tropical storm . The Met Office said a Tropical Storm Warning was in effect for Guadeloupe, Dominica and Mar...

Sep 16 2018

Wind approaches outer banks of North Carolina

The National Hurricane Centre warned the threat of tornadoes was increasing as Florence neared shore and South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster said the heavy rains cou...

Sep 16 2018

Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge sets world record at Berlin marathon

Similarly astonishing is the speed at which Kipchoge ran the second-half of the race specifically. Acclaimed as the greatest marathon runner of the modern era, Kipchoge...