Stories about World Media

Nov 28 2018

Storm Diana heads for Warrington with chance of 80mph winds

The forecast of severe weather follows strong winds and heavy rains today, which led to restrictions being put in place at Dublin Port where terminal operations were ...

Nov 28 2018

Backed Senate candidate wins election after controversy in Mississippi

Hyde-Smith now leads 56 percent to 44 percent, although the remaining uncounted vote figures to be Democratic-leaning. "You've handed me your vote, you've handed me a vic...

Nov 28 2018

Australian steer turns heads at 6 feet, 4 inches tall

To put it into perspective, the seven-year-old is nearly as tall as National Basketball Association star Michael Jordan and weighs more than a Mini Cooper vehicle at ab...

Nov 27 2018

Home 'most dangerous place' for women, UN study shows

The report says that 137 women are killed by family members every day. "They are also the most likely to be killed by intimate partners and family", Yury Fedotov, UNODC E...

Nov 27 2018

Trump jumps in to Senate race with racist overtones

Later Sunday, on a conference call for the Espy campaign, Democratic U.S. Sen. Joni Ernst, an Iowa Republican. Democrat Mike Espy spoke Saturday about how he and his tw...

Nov 27 2018

Paul Manafort met with Julian Assange in 2016

Manafort held a private conversation with Assange inside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London in March 2016, just months before WikiLeaks published thousands of emails stol...

Nov 27 2018

American service members killed in Afghanistan

The deaths bring to 13 the number of USA troops killed in the country in 2018. The U.S. soldier died later that day. US military officials also announced Tuesday that S...

Nov 27 2018

United States soldier killed in Afghanistan

The Pentagon says there are about 14,000 United States service members in Afghanistan . SRINAGAR, Indian-controlled Kashmir - Bullet-riddled body of a former special p...

Nov 27 2018

Egypt unveils pharaonic tomb present in Luxor

Carved wooden statues were also found in the tomb. "As noted by Secretary General of the Supreme Council for antiquities, Professor Mustafa Vaziri, a group of Egyptian ...

Nov 27 2018

Video shows moment when gender-reveal bomb sparked $8M Sawmill Fire

As part of their reveal celebrations, Dickey was to shoot at a target that was filled with powder, which would either burst and show blue (for a boy) or pink (for a girl)...

Nov 27 2018

DUP warns support for United Kingdom govt may end over Brexit deal

If parliament votes down May's deal that will trigger renewed negotiations rather than an election or another referendum, she said. The pledge to vote down the deal...

Nov 27 2018

Trump Tweets Skepticism About Possible Mueller Report On Russia Probe

Dershowitz said on ABC's "This Week ". President Donald Trump complained Monday that Robert Mueller has thus far ignored Trump 2016 campaign staff who the preside...

Nov 27 2018

Poroshenko declares martial law in Ukraine pending parliament's approval

On Sunday, Russia captured three Ukrainian naval ships and 23 crew members off the coast of Crimea, which Russia annexed in 2014. Monday, US Ambassador to the UN N...

Nov 27 2018

Ukraine considers martial law following incident with Russian Federation

Ukraine, along with almost every other country in the world, refuses to recognize that claim. Since last April the Russian navy has also subjected to inspections over 1...

Nov 27 2018

Nooses found hanging at Mississippi Capitol

Hyde-Smith drew fire for praising a supporter by saying she would attend a "public hanging" if he invited her. Hyde-Smith ultimately apologized but not before Espy re...

Nov 27 2018

GM To Shutter Ontario Car Plant To Focus On Hybrids/EVs

GM shares were trading around $37.78 as of 3:35 ET on Monday. The company has marked a sedan plant in Detroit , a compact vehicle plant in OH, and another assembly pl...

Nov 27 2018

Democrats shun idea of Pelosi floor fight in speaker's race

The apparent weakening of resolve among Pelosi's foes came as a separate coalition of nine House Democrats, dismayed by partisan gridlock, threatened to withhold support ...

Nov 27 2018

Irans Rouhani calls Israel a cancerous tumor

Iranian officials frequently condemn Israel and predict its demise. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is shown speaking during a press conference in NY on September 26, ...

Nov 27 2018

"There Were Children", Says Migrant Mother Tear-Gassed At US Border

As of 10 p.m. Sunday, the camp's population totaled 5,632 migrants: 3,598 men, 1,041 women and 993 children, said Mario Figueroa, director of social services for the city...

Nov 27 2018

European Union endorses Brexit divorce deal but hard work lies ahead

He said: "We as 27 have a clear position on fair competition, on fish, on the subject of the EU's regulatory autonomy, and that forms part of our lines for the future rel...