Stories about World Media

May 31 2017

Israel plans to build elevator to the Western Wall in East Jerusalem

But in a statement, the Palestinian chief negotiator Saeb Erekat condemns "in the strongest terms the latest provocation by the Israeli government". During the meeting ...

May 31 2017

Christians Killed as Jihadists Aim to Transform Mindanao into Islamic State

Duterte's presidency has drawn controversy for his brutal crackdown on drugs. The announcement elevates the threat of what experts and the military say are moves by the...

May 31 2017

UK police seek information about Manchester attacker's suitcase

The 22-year-old assailant, a Manchester resident of Libyan descent, had previously been flagged by MI5 as a "person of interest", the New York Times reported , citin...

May 31 2017

Clinton compares Trump to Nixon, says 'presidency would eventually end in disgrace'

They attempt to control realty. A few days after her election loss, Clinton was spotted walking in the woods with her husband, former President Bill Clinton, near the...

May 31 2017

Iran says it will continue missiles tests 'if necessary'

More than 23 million people voted in favour of Rouhani, while 15 million supported Raisi, ruling out the need for a second round. Iran's president has no say over these...

May 31 2017

Pentagon: Missile defense test was a success

The ground-based interceptor system is mainly created to counter a North Korean missile threat, but a US official said Tuesday's test has been planned for years and is ...

May 31 2017

No time off in Panama for Noriega's death

He died late Monday after suffering a brain hemorrhage resulting from surgery, CBS News reported . "Mr. Noriega died tonight (late Monday)", Dominguez told AFP. Offici...

May 31 2017

Trump's lawyer Michael Cohen subpoenaed as part of Russian Federation probe

The Senate Intelligence Committee, which is investigating Russian interference in last year's presidential election, has sent similar requests for documents and testimony...

May 31 2017

Panama's former dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

Citing the 1990 book, "In the Time of the Tyrants" by journalists Richard Koster and Guillermo Borbon, The New York Times reports that while passing secrets about Cuba ...

May 31 2017

Day war begets 50 years of strife for Israel

The gathering, which marked the 50th anniversary of Israel's annexation of East Jerusalem , was hosted in a tunnel near the Western Wall - Judaism's holiest site. Israel...

May 31 2017

Suspect in Portland light rail slayings to appear in court

Destinee Mangum , 16, told the station on Saturday that she and her 17-year-old friend were riding the train when Jeremy Christian approached them yelling what is des...

May 31 2017

Officers respond to report of armed man at Orlando airport

An employee at a rental auto company at the airport told Channel 9 he heard shots fired and the area he was in had been locked down. A portion of the airport was temporar...

May 31 2017

Manchester attack: Police appeal for information on bomber's blue suitcase

Detective chief superintendent Russ Jackson said the release of potential suspects "can be expected in investigations of this nature as we corroborate accounts that h...

May 31 2017

India, Germany vow 'strong measures' against terror sponsors

Many of Modi's comments contrasted sharply with positions of Trump , who has denied climate change , criticised the European Union , predicted more countries will leav...

May 31 2017

UK PM May says prepared to leave EU without a Brexit deal

May's focus on Brexit in election campaigning comes after her U-turn on the Conservatives' social care pledge and a tightening in the polls in the race for Downing St...

May 31 2017

Conservative drops out of Iran presidential election

Ghalibaf and Raisi clashed with Rouhani during last Friday's nationally televised debate. To win, the candidate must score more than 50 percent of the vote. Khamenei ...

May 31 2017

How Portland Is Reacting To Friday's Stabbing Attack

A woman who was with Taliesin Myrddin Namkai Meche during his final moments after being stabbed on a MAX train said she wants the world to remember him as a handsome ...

May 31 2017

Trump lands in Israel: What to watch

Trump began his trip this weekend in Saudi Arabia , where he gave a speech revealing a more measured stance towards Islam compared to much of his campaign rhetoric, as...

May 31 2017

Manchester terror attack: Intelligence leak 'deeply troubling', says US President Donald Trump

Mr Hopkins replied: "Obviously there has been a lot said in the media and what I would just say to people is just be careful of some of the reporting that is going on bec...

May 31 2017

Trump hails the fallen and their families at Arlington

Before joining the Trump administration, Secretary Kelly served as the top Marine commander in Iraq. Christian asked if he wanted to see his father's headstone and "mee...