Stories about World Media

Sep 19 2018

McConnell Slams Democrats for Timing of Sexual Assault Allegation Against Kavanaugh

Johnson is not a member of the Judiciary Committee but says it's " appropriate " the panel listen to both the accuser as well as Kavanaugh. Critics have accused the GOP...

Sep 19 2018

Venezuelan president feasts at ‘Salt Bae’ restaurant while country goes hungry

Other videos show President Maduro smoking a cigar taken from a box with his name engraved on a plaque, and Cilia Flores holding up a T-shirt with the chef's image. The...

Sep 19 2018

Carolina rivers still swell as Florence death toll reaches 33

At least 32 people have been killed since Florence came ashore as a hurricane last Friday, including 25 in North Carolina and six in SC. "I know it was hard to leave ...

Sep 19 2018

Kim Jong-un to visit Seoul after latest visit with Moon Jae

After the two leaders signed, military top brass from two Koreas, South Korean defense minister Song Young-moo and his North Korean counterpart No Kwang-chol, also signed...

Sep 19 2018

Texas Board of Education votes to remove Hillary Clinton from history curriculum

The move comes as an effort to "streamline" the social studies curriculum in the state, The Dallas Morning News first reported . The board will vote again on the chang...

Sep 19 2018

USA to slash refugee admissions to historic low of 30,000, Pompeo confirms

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Monday that the total number of refugees admitted to the United States over this fiscal year will be reduced by one thir...

Sep 19 2018

Showdown between Brett Kavanaugh, accuser scheduled for next week

Ford, and she deserves to be heard, because these are serious accusations". They also plan to question Ford's credibility and point out that she did not tell anyone abo...

Sep 19 2018

FEMA boss defends Donald Trump’s denial of Hurricane Maria death toll figures

On Thursday he claimed that the death toll in Puerto Rico was a Democratic ploy to "make me look as bad as possible". In the end, Long said, "these studies are all ov...

Sep 19 2018

Defqon festival: Two die in Sydney from 'drug overdoses'

In a statement, Defqon.1 said that they were sad to hear of this year's deaths. A 23-year-old man from western Sydney and a 21-year-old woman from Victoria died at N...

Sep 19 2018

Two people fall ill in restaurant in poison attack city: UK police

The United Kingdom has charged two suspects and said they worked for a Russian military intelligence unit. The Skripals spent weeks in hospital but ultimately survived ...

Sep 19 2018

Kavanaugh & Christine Ford to Testify at New Hearing on Attempted Rape Allegation

Kavanaugh's nomination has been threatened by a woman's allegation that he sexually assaulted her when they were high schoolers. I have never done anything like what the...

Sep 19 2018

Trump says USA considering permanent military presence in Poland

Moreover, Warsaw is ready to pay up to $2 billion for the dubious privilege of having a permanent U.S. installation on its soil, according to an official document, publis...

Sep 19 2018

Trump Declassifies Documents Related to FBI Russia Probe

But Representative Adam Schiff , the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee , said Trump's move has nothing to do with uncovering the truth about the Russian ...

Sep 18 2018

Classmates of Christine Blasey Ford praise her 'honesty'

One supporter of Kavanaugh also pushed back on some reporting that the White House or Republicans would deploy any aggressive attack, calling it "infuriating". Grassley s...

Sep 18 2018

Graham willing to hear Kavanaugh accuser

Republicans and the Trump White House argue that isn't the FBI's role. Quoting Justice Thomas from his nomination hearing, Mr. Feehery said this seems like another "hig...

Sep 18 2018

Trump orders declassification, release of Comey texts

The order also applies to "all FBI reports of interviews with Bruce G. Ohr prepared in connection with the Russian Federation investigation" and "all text messages rela...

Sep 18 2018

6 dogs rescued from locked flooded kennel as Hurricane Florence waters rose

North Carolina emergency department officials said 23 truckloads of Meals, Ready to Eat - packaged USA military rations - and crates of bottled water had been sent into W...

Sep 18 2018

North Carolina's Florence flood disaster is growing

After some navigation apps or in-car map directions sent people in North Carolina onto roads that got flooded or blocked by debris, Google-owned Waze said it was working ...

Sep 18 2018

Kavanaugh, Ford invited to Senate Judiciary hearing; Thursday vote delayed, sources say

Charles Grassley , the Republican Iowa senator who chairs the panel, released a statement saying Ford's allegations would be considered. Debra S. Katz, Ford's attorney,...

Sep 18 2018

China Provinces Braced for Heavy Rainfall as Typhoon Heads West

The Hong Kong Observatory reported Mangkhut was the most powerful cyclone to hit the city since 1979, packing maximum sustained gusts of 121 miles per hour. It has be...