Stories about World Media

Nov 08 2018

Possible mass shooting at bar in Thousand Oaks, California

Police reported that a California Highway Patrol officer had engaged a suspect. A sheriff's captain says at least six people were shot late Wednesday when a suspect o...

Nov 08 2018

Flip this House! Dems take control

President Donald Trump has had an "incredible night" with many wins, Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Tuesday night, and the White House feels good about the resul...

Nov 08 2018

Maithripala Sirisena: Sri Lankan Parliament to reconvene on Nov 14

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA ) could tip a vote to decide between the two rivals and has already said it would vote against Rajapakse in a no-confidence motion when ...

Nov 08 2018

Here are the candidates who made history in the 2018 midterms

Omar shared her experience facing Islamophobia on the campaign trail, saying there are "people who are in positions of influence who look at someone like me, who's Muslim...

Nov 08 2018

Driver charged with killing two children and unborn baby 'kills herself'

A driver who faced 15 years in jail for killing two young children and an unborn baby has taken her own life, police say. Dorothy was found dead of a suicide on Tuesd...

Nov 08 2018

Dead brothel owner elected to legislative seat

Nevada's 36th Assembly District sits in the southern portion of the state, and includes portions of Nye, Lincoln and of Clark counties. Signs were posted at polling pla...

Nov 07 2018

Jeff Sessions Wished Into The Cornfields

Sessions' exit also opens up the question of who will permanently fill the position. As The Washington Post noted , Whitaker has made public statements expressing...

Nov 07 2018

Pentagon Declines Trump Admin’s Request to Build Detention Facilities

According to two defense official familiar with the request, the Department of Homeland Security asked that the Pentagon provide a reserve force that could be called up...

Nov 07 2018

RED WALL: DeSantis holds off Gillum in governors race

DeSantis loudly objected to suggestions he was in cahoots with far-right figures or that his ties, unwitting he said , to white supremacists should be held against him....

Nov 07 2018

''Sit down. You are very rude

Trump to Acosta: "That's enough ". Mr. Acosta reluctantly surrendered the microphone to Mr. Alexander, who then offered a defense that his colleague is a "diligent" ...

Nov 07 2018

Diversity wins the midterms. The women making history in 2018

Colorado voters delivered a historic win Tuesday with Rep. Jared Polis projected to be the country's first openly gay male governor. As for the Senate, the final ta...

Nov 07 2018

What's next for recreational marijuana in MI?

North Dakota's Measure 3 , which would have made it legal for anyone over the age of 21 to use the drug, was losing by a margin of 60 percent to 40 percent with 357 out ...

Nov 07 2018

US, South Korea marines hold small-scale exercise ahead of North Korea talks

President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , when the two leaders signed a general statement calling for the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. ...

Nov 07 2018

Chris Watts Reaches Plea Deal In Murder Case To Avoid Death Penalty

District Attorney Michael Rourke told the court Shannan Watts' family "were strongly in favour" of coming to a resolution, which didn't see the 33-year-old sentenced to...

Nov 07 2018

China doesn't reveal if it offered loans to Pakistan

Besides agreeing to strengthen the all-weather strategic partnership, both the countries have also agreed to expand the CPEC projects and establish strategic dialogue m...

Nov 07 2018

Ron DeSantis elected Governor, with Donald Trump's help

Gillum, who leads by more than four percentage points in a polling average, said a victory by him would "send a message" to President Trump and to rival Ron DeSantis...

Nov 07 2018

Marsha Blackburn: America has heard Tennessee loud and clear

Phil Bredesen in Tennessee's closely watched Senate race. In a lengthy post on Instagram about a month before the election, Swift said she could not support Blackburn ...

Nov 07 2018

Cameroon: Children among 81 people kidnapped from school in Bamenda

Cameroon's North-West and South-West regions have been hit by a secessionist rebellion in recent years. A separatist spokesman denied involvement in the kidnapping ...

Nov 07 2018

Florida approves Amendment 4, restoring ex-felons' voting rights

Previously, formerly incarcerated Floridians had to wait five years after their release, then apply for clemency from the governor's office. Now, everyone convicted of ...

Nov 07 2018

Crashed Lion Air jet flew four times with damaged airspeed gauge

Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said today the airspeed indicator was damaged for the last four flights of the Boeing Co. "This is what we d...