Stories about World Media

Nov 24 2018

Trump asks Supreme Court to review case blocking his transgender military ban

The administration asked the court on Friday to take up three cases on the issue. In the court filing requesting the Supreme Court's review, the Justice Department sa...

Nov 24 2018

Russian boss of spy agency blamed for Skripal attack dies

Korobov's predecessor, Igor Sergun, died in January 2016. The United States and its allies have accused the GRU of hacking the 2016 USA presidential campaign, orchestra...

Nov 24 2018

Sydney blanketed in dust as massive storm rolls in

An Airservices Australia spokesman said Sydney airport has advanced procedures to allow for landing and taking off in low visibility conditions. If you're a Weather N...

Nov 24 2018

'DISRESPECTFUL!' Italy furious at Brussels' budget rejection - European Union facing CIVIL WAR

The Commission statement warns: "Euro area countries that do not follow up on the recommendations may be fined". Italy's public debt is $2.6 trillion, or 131 percent of...

Nov 24 2018

Jewelry store employees fight off robbers with swords in Mississauga

Three jewelry store workers wielded swords to fight off four would-be thieves during an attempted robbery in Mississauga, Ont., police said. "But they were met by staff...

Nov 24 2018

Timothy L. O'Brien: Ivanka's email scandal has a familiar moral

Following the discovery of her use of private email in fall previous year, the White House launched an internal review of the emails, which was carried out by Ivanka's at...

Nov 24 2018

House Judiciary Committee subpoenas James Comey and Loretta Lynch

Jerrold Nadler (New York) said in a statement Friday. The Virginia Republican has indicated he wants Comey to appear behind closed doors November 29 and Lynch on Dece...

Nov 23 2018

Trump grants troops guarding border authority to use 'lethal force'

The New York Times reported Wednesday that an internal DHS document said us border guards faced a "minimal" risk of violence in encounters with migrants. According t...

Nov 23 2018

Militants try to storm Chinese consulate inPakistan

They were evacuated from the area shortly after and taken to a safe place. He blamed the "enemy of Pakistan" for the attack. Prime Minister Imran Khan "strongly condemn...

Nov 23 2018

Colts Neck Mansion Fire: Victim's Brother Charged With Arson

The severely burned bodies of a woman and two children were found inside the mansion in Colts Neck, and a man's body was discovered outside, Monmouth County Prosecutor Ch...

Nov 23 2018

"I'm gonna catch the baby:" Video shows dramatic escape from fire

The mother of an infant was among a group of six people who found themselves trapped in a Dallas apartment building as it burned on Wednesday. A baby was dropped from...

Nov 23 2018

China's former trade negotiator questions tariff strategy

According to Zoller-Rydzek and Felbermayr, the tariffs will do what Trump has longed for: They will cut American imports of affected Chinese goods by more than a third, a...

Nov 23 2018

Interpol snubs Russian Federation to elect South Korean chief

Interpol's members chose the South Korean Kim Jong Yang with 101 to 61 votes at their annual congress in Dubai this morning. Interpol didn't disclose on its website...

Nov 23 2018

Marcia Fudge now says she'll back Nancy Pelosi

With a handful of House races still uncalled, Democrats now have 232 seats in the House, a 15-seat majority. They knew that electing a Democratic majority likely meant ...

Nov 23 2018

Turkey rips Trump for turning a "blind eye" to Jamal Khashoggi killing

Others familiar with the case caution that while it's likely that the crown prince was involved in the death, questions remain about the extent of his culpability. "Do pe...

Nov 23 2018

Yemen peace talks set for December, Mattis says

Mattis' latest comments came as the US State Department said talks must not be delayed any longer, and United Nations envoy Martin Griffiths was in Sanaa for talks with r...

Nov 23 2018

Trump contradicts Central Intelligence Agency assessment on Khashoggi killing

On Tuesday, Trump vowed to remain a "steadfast partner" of Saudi Arabia despite saying that Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman may have known about the plan to ...

Nov 23 2018

Easter Islanders ask British Museum to return Moai

There are other Moai statues now held in museums in France, the USA and New Zealand. "We want the museum to understand that the Moai are our family, not just rocks"...

Nov 23 2018

Moroccan in UAE kills boyfriend, serves remains in meat dish to workers

Police arrested the woman after a human tooth was found in her blender and reports on the missing victim surfaced in Moroccan media. A 30-year-old Moroccan woman has now ...

Nov 23 2018

One dead following shooting at Alabama mall

Mr Rector said the young girl, who was struck by gunfire, was also admitted for treatment. Witnesses say people were yelling and screaming as they tried to get out of t...