Stories about World Media

Oct 09 2018

Wedding limousine crash leaves 20 dead in New York State

Cuomo said the limousine was owned by Prestige Limousine in the Albany area, but didn't have the necessary federal certification to operate and failed a state inspection ...

Oct 09 2018

NK leader expresses belief in 'good program' for 2nd summit with Trump

He accused Chinese Student and Scholar Associations of being part of the Communist Party effort to foster a culture of censorship, and accused China of - among other thin...

Oct 09 2018

Wife of Israeli prime minister goes on trial for fraud

In 2016, a labor court in Jerusalem found her guilty of abusing an employee at the official residence and ordered her to pay $42,000 in damages, while in 2018, the Neta...

Oct 09 2018

Canada concerned over reports Saudi journalist killed

She and Turkish officials say he never emerged, even though Saudi Arabia insists he left the building. On Tuesday, a picture of a man said to be Khashoggi , entering...

Oct 09 2018

Muslims pray for strength in quake-hit Indonesian city

Australia is providing additional support to Indonesia in the wake of the devastating natural disaster and tsunami which struck Sulawesi on 28 September. The aid is part ...

Oct 09 2018

United States dollar augmented to Rs134 in interbank market

Senior Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) leader Ali Zaidi said that the jump in the exchange rate would "affect everyone, even us ministers". While the IMF's outlook...

Oct 09 2018

2nd Russian blamed for Skripal poisoning named as GRU doctor: Bellingcat

The man, who used the alias Alexander Petrov to travel to the United Kingdom, was unmasked as a trained military doctor employed by the GRU - Russia's military intelligen...

Oct 09 2018

Could Susan Rice challenge Susan Collins in 2020?

But Penny Lynn, a 39-year-old social worker who was dismayed by Justice Kavanaugh's defense of himself against the sexual assault claim, said Ms. "She has betrayed w...

Oct 09 2018

Latvia's pro-European parties perform strongly in exit poll

The current ruling coalition of Union of Greens and Farmers, the National Alliance and Unity together got 29.2 percent, meaning they would have to find at least one other...

Oct 09 2018

Rapid, unprecedented change needed to halt global warming - U.N

The report makes it clear that climate change is already happening - and what comes next could be even worse, unless urgent worldwide political action is taken. that's t...

Oct 09 2018

20 killed in limo crash in upstate New York, Latest World News

Two pedestrians standing nearby also were fatally struck, Fiore added. She had been in another vehicle parked at the store, saw a body on the ground and heard people star...

Oct 09 2018

Irving Oil confirms 'major incident' at Saint John refinery

The source said he believed the explosion was within the section of the plant that houses the hydrogen unit. "I thought my furnace had exploded". One worker at the refi...

Oct 09 2018

Brazil's far-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro storms presidential election round

He has called the former dictatorship "beautiful", raising questions about his commitment to democracy. Many voters also like his promises to tackle corruption and cut ...

Oct 09 2018

Risch, Crapo vote with GOP majority as Kavanaugh confirmed to Supreme Court

Murkowski was the only Republican who did not vote to confirm Kavanaugh. Ford's allegations disrupted what had appeared to be a relatively smooth confirmation proce...

Oct 09 2018

Turkey investigates claims that Saudis killed journalist

The source said the team was at the consulate that same day and later left Turkey for Saudi Arabia . His disappearance and reported murder in Istanbul "sends a pet...

Oct 09 2018

No Columbus Day in Columbus, Ohio: What the city is doing instead

The mayor's office said the decision wasn't made because many USA cities are replacing their observance of Columbus Day in favor of Indigenous Peoples Day, but rather...

Oct 09 2018

Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed as Supreme Court Justice

Collins, perhaps the chamber's most moderate Republican, proclaimed her support for Kavanaugh at the end of a floor speech that lasted almost 45 minutes. Getty Joe Man...

Oct 09 2018

Kavanaugh fight sharpens the stakes for midterms

Mr Kavanaugh was accused by several women of sexual misconduct , including California professor Christine Blasey Ford who testified under oath that the judge trie...

Oct 09 2018

Sen. Hirono: Dems should focus on midterms, not on impeaching Kavanaugh

Although she is not up for re-election this year, a site raising money for her 2020 challenger crashed after her announcement to back Kavanaugh - so far, it's raised mor...

Oct 09 2018

President Trump slams Democrats for calling for the impeachment of Justice Kavanaugh

Alito Jr., who has moved to Justice Anthony M. Kennedy's old chambers", the Times reports . He said the "tactics" of the opposition "were very helpful, to me, in uni...