Stories about World Media

Oct 21 2018

Gazans hit by Israeli gunfire

Hamas and the smaller Islamic Jihad militant group quickly denied firing the rockets. Since the beginning of "The Great March of Return" on March 30, thousands of Pales...

Oct 21 2018

2 men charged in Georgia officer's shooting death

Two teen-aged suspects have been charged, including one man who remains on the loose, in connection with the fatal shooting of a George police officer who was killed whil...

Oct 21 2018

Dozens hurt in floor collapse at S. Carolina apartment party

Responding officers found multiple people injured. Police tape surrounds an apartment complex after a floor collapsed early Sunday, Oct. 21, 2018, during a party in Cle...

Oct 21 2018

At least 17 dead, more than 100 injured after Taiwan train derails

The National Fire Agency cites the Cabinet spokesman's office as saying 22 people were killed when the Puyuma express train went off the tracks late Sunday afternoon. Tai...

Oct 21 2018

Africa's youngest billionaire found 10 days after being abducted at gunpoint

Appearing strained and exhausted, he told a press conference in Dar es Salaam: "I thank Allah that I have returned home safe and sound". "I thank the authorities of Ta...

Oct 21 2018

Moody's downgrades Italy credit rating on debt, deficit concerns

This comes after Italy's government announced its budget for the next fiscal year, with a projected deficit of 2.4 percent of GDP - exceeding that of the previous budge...

Oct 21 2018

Melania steps in to help probe disappearance of Saudi journalist

Turkish officials have said they believe Khashoggi, 59, was killed inside the consulate. Saudi Arabia called the accusations " baseless ". "Victims of the Arab worl...

Oct 21 2018

Meghan Markle Reveals Her First Job & It's Totally Relatable

Prince Harry has opened the Invictus Games in Sydney , where more than 500 competitors will be taking part in 13 sports. Kensington Palace says the couple has cho...

Oct 21 2018

Crashes increase in states that legalized recreational marijuana

The researchers looked at Colorado, Nevada, Oregon and Washington and found that the frequency of collision claims per insured vehicle year rose a combined 6 percent fo...

Oct 21 2018

As tensions mount, Mattis seeks more resilient US ties with China's military

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis called on America's allies to combat Chinese efforts to dominate the contested South China Sea during a trilateral meeting in Singapore...

Oct 21 2018

Another Manhattan building sheds Trump branding

Following the 2016 election, neighboring rental buildings at 140, 160, and 180 Riverside Boulevard chose to shed the president's name from their exteriors, in order "to...

Oct 21 2018

Josh Frydenberg rules out stronger climate polices despite Wentworth debacle

But Mr Guy said on Sunday that Victorians were not raising the unpopularity of Scott Morrison's federal government as an issue as campaigning for the state election g...

Oct 21 2018

Prince Harry opens fourth Invictus Games in Sydney

The royal parents-to-be also showed off their love for each other with some PDA at the event, which included sitting with their arms intertwined. Harry and Morrison smi...

Oct 21 2018

Train mows down crowd at India festival, at least 60 dead

The district authorities should have informed the railway authorities to instruct the driver to slow down the train or to deploy a man with red flags. Railway Ministe...

Oct 21 2018

Saudi says Khashoggi died in ‘brawl’ as world questions its shifting stories

Gen. Ahmed bin Hassan Assiri, a one-time spokesman for the Saudi military's campaign in Yemen who later became a confidant of Prince Mohammed. The Washington Post new...

Oct 21 2018

Pope ‘will visit North Korea if invited’ - but not Taiwan

During a visit with Pope Francis at the Vatican , South Korean President Moon Jae-in shared a message from Kim Jong Un: Please come to North Korea. Asked if Kim should...

Oct 21 2018

John Kelly and John Bolton Have Shouting Match Over Immigration

Bolton criticised DHS, and Kelly defended Nielsen, a former deputy whom he supported to replace him at the department. Over the past few days, Trump has fired off a ser...

Oct 21 2018

Unburied fetuses, other bodies found in second funeral home

The funeral home did not certify and file death certificates for the dead bodies of the fetuses and infants within 72 hours of death. Police and license inspectors foun...

Oct 20 2018

Anti-Brexit protest in London calls for second referendum

Britons voted to leave the trade bloc by a narrow margin in the 2016 European Union membership referendum and Prime Minister Theresa May has ruled out another public vo...

Oct 20 2018

Pennsylvania inquiry into sex abuse by priests begins

In 2018, she reviewed the records of the Diocese of Little Rock and named eight priests with substantiated sex abuse allegations . "Today, Poulson is being held accounta...