Stories about World Media

Nov 03 2018

Florida yoga class 'fought back' as gunman killed two

Six injured victims were immediately taken to trauma care, but two died at the hospital, according to ABC. "There are indications that several people inside fought back...

Nov 03 2018

Internet freedom report says rights worsening in USA, worldwide

Meanwhile, neighbouring countries like Pakistan scored a 73 (which means the internet is not free ), Bangladesh 51 (partially free ), Sri Lanka 47 (partially free )....

Nov 03 2018

Jamal Khashoggi's body was 'dissolved', claims Erdoğan adviser

An activist holds a sign and image of missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a demonstration calling for sanctions against Saudi Arabia and to protest Khashogg...

Nov 03 2018

Arizona woman injured in crash survives for days before being rescued

The 53-year-old woman was travelling on national route 60 near Wickenburg, about 50 miles (80 kilometers) north of Phoenix, when she lost control on October 12, the Arizo...

Nov 03 2018

IL sees jump in turnout for early voting

Senate race and 235,000 people voted early in the 2015 gubernatorial primary. "This is the first time we're going to have a presidential-type vote, where you're going t...

Nov 03 2018

United States urges return of Khashoggi's remains to family

A senior Turkish official told the Washington Post on Friday that the slain journalist's body was destroyed in acid on the grounds of the Saudi consulate or at the ne...

Nov 02 2018

Brazil Elects Self-Styled Right Wing Strongman Jair Bolsonaro

Some voters chose Bolsonaro because he, unlike so many other politicians, has no apparent involvement in the country's extensive corruption scandal. His ascendance to pow...

Nov 02 2018

At least 7 killed as bus carrying Christians attacked in Egypt

He said seven people were killed and 14 were wounded. ISIS claimed responsibility for that attack. The Interior Ministry, which oversees the police, and the security of...

Nov 02 2018

A Married Couple Died After Falling 800 Feet at Yosemite National Park

Two avid travelers who blogged about taking "daredevily" photos at the edge of cliffs fell off an 800-foot ledge at Yosemite National Park . Matteson noticed Meenakshi a...

Nov 02 2018

Maulana Sami Ul-Haq, 'Father Of The Taliban,' Killed

Maulana Sami, said to be around 82 years old, was the head of the Darul Uloom Haqqania seminary in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Akora Khattak. Some reports say he was killed in...

Nov 02 2018

2 stabbed in attack at London office

One Twitter user apparently inside the building posted: "Under tables at The Sony Building in a locked office because there's banging and screaming downstairs". The inci...

Nov 02 2018

Bus seen crashing off Chinese bridge after fight between passenger and driver

Deadly road accidents are common in China , where traffic regulations are often flouted or go unenforced. A statement from Wanzhou district police said the 48-year-old...

Nov 02 2018

Arron Banks and Leave.EU investigated for 'multiple offences' during Brexit referendum

When Iain asked if Ms Bilney thought there were "political motives at play", mentioning that Nigel Farage had accused the electoral commission of being dominated by rem...

Nov 02 2018

Sisters found tied together in NY river identified

Now police have discovered that the two sisters who washed ashore were Saudi citizens living in Virginia who may have sought asylum in the US. "While we continue the ex...

Nov 02 2018

Denmark recalls ambassador to Iran over foiled 'attack'

The security chief added that police had arrested a Norwegian citizen of Iranian heritage on October 21 and he had denied wrongdoing in a court appearance. Ethnic Arabs...

Nov 02 2018

Aasia Bibi verdict: What roads to take as protests continue across Pakistan

The court ordered Bibi's immediate release from custody, where she has been kept in solitary confinement for years due to death threats. In a 56-page judgment publish...

Nov 02 2018

US Urges Saudis to Reveal Location of Slain Journalist's Body

Turkey pressed Saudi authorities on Thursday to tell them the whereabouts of Khashoggi's body, which has not been recovered. After initially denying Khashoggi had been ...

Nov 02 2018

USA charges financier, former Goldman bankers for 1MDB

Ng, a managing director at Goldman, and Leissner, who worked as Southeast Asia chairman and managing director at Goldman, sought on three occasions to make Low a formal c...

Nov 02 2018

VP Pence Blasts 'Hollywood Liberals,' Oprah's Support for Dem Abrams

The governor's race has been plagued by accusations of voter suppression. Polls suggest Abrams and Kemp are deadlocked in one of the hottest matchups of the midterm e...

Nov 02 2018

Law enforcement to make random visits to sex offenders on Halloween

You can enter an address, provide a search radius and see a map showing all offenders in that search area. The Butts County Sheriff's Office isn't the only one taking...