Stories about World Media

May 31 2017

President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

The Paris deal is the world's first comprehensive climate agreement, set out in 2015, with the aim of keeping the global average rise in temperatures below 2C. Trump's tr...

May 31 2017

United Kingdom police stop sharing information on Manchester attack with USA after leaks

Police announced two new arrests on Thursday in their probe, bringing the total to eight people in custody in Britain. Just hours before blowing himself up in Manche...

May 31 2017

'Climate train has left the station' without Trump: Former Canadian diplomat

Guterres warned that worldwide adversaries such as China and Russian Federation could step into a global leadership role if Trump backs off the climate commitments made...

May 31 2017

Merkel Throws Subtle Shade At Trump

Her foreign minister, a political rival, upped the rhetoric Monday by declaring that with Trump's policies, "the West has become smaller". Stephan Bierling, an expert...

May 31 2017

India, Germany underline determination to ease bilateral trade

India's prime minister says it would be a "crime" to spoil the environment for future generations as the world awaits a decision on US climate policy. "I have experienced...

May 31 2017

Trump tweets article with unnamed source after criticizing reports with unnamed sources

While the White House downplayed stories about the Russian Federation investigation, officials did their best to tout the President's recent trip to the Europe and the Mi...

May 31 2017

Merkel says can develop India ties and keep up US relationship

On Sunday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Europe can no longer count on the USA and its allies. Angela Merkel's weekend speech stating that Europe could no l...

May 31 2017

Kushner's security clearance should be reviewed, top Democrat says

She also suggested in the wake of the Trump visit that Europe's relationship with Washington had shifted significantly and reiterated her position that "we in Europe ...

May 31 2017

Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor the fallen

Memorial Day , for many, is one of the happiest times of the year. Retired U.S. Navy Captain Mike Shaw said that the impact of thousands who have perished while fightin...

May 31 2017

Kushner and the back story of back channels

Kushner's meetings have attracted the attention of the FBI in its ongoing investigation into Russian efforts to disrupt the 2016 presidential election and potential conta...

May 31 2017

McConnell faces a challenge passing health care in Senate

Reconciliation allows the Senate to pass legislation with only 51 votes, bypassing the filibuster. Democrats unanimously oppose the AHCA and Senate Republicans are divide...

May 31 2017

Vicodin among medications Tiger Woods said he had taken

Nike, which signed Woods in 1996, had previously backed the 14-time major victor following his 2009 sex scandal , while other sponsors such as Gatorade and AT&T dropped ...

May 31 2017

Trump honors fallen soldiers and Gold Star families in Memorial Day speech

He singled out John Kelly , a retired four-star general now serving as secretary of Homeland Security whose son, 2nd Lt. "We can never replace them". "You have sacri...

May 31 2017

Trump lashes out at Germany over trade, NATO

Trump's tweet came after meeting with European Union leaders, including German Chancellor Angela Merkel , while he was traveling overseas. Meanwhile, Merkel herse...

May 31 2017

Trump's Communications Director Mike Dubke Set to Leave White House

His last day has not yet been determined. This is a developing story. Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the US & how a lame excuse for why...

May 31 2017

Militants attack Christians in Egypt, kill at least 26

In December, a suicide bomber targeted a Cairo church. Trump, attending the G-7 meeting in Sicily, said the US would stand with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi...

May 31 2017

Champions Trophy: Australia-Pakistan warm-up match washed out

In 87 years of global cricket since New Zealand played their first Test in 1930, the only tournament they have won was when they beat India in the 2000 Champions T...

May 31 2017

White House communications director resigns amid tensions

The departure of Michael Dubke, Mr Trump's communications director, comes as aides say the president has grown increasingly frustrated by allegations of Russian meddlin...

May 31 2017

UK opposition leader Corbyn says he would ensure Brexit deal

May was interior minister from 2010 to 2016. For Mr Corbyn it's on issues like security, his personal views on groups like the IRA. "Journalists do a job which does requi...

May 31 2017

US official mulling greatly expanding airplane laptop ban

Some 3,250 flights a week are expected this summer between European Union countries and the United States, according to aviation industry figures. Kelly said that t...