Stories about World Media

Dec 01 2018

America first? Mexico, Canada push back on name of new trade deal

The three nations had a bitter, year-long fight over the trade pact before reaching an 11th-hour deal in October, right as the deadline hit. President Donald Trump te...

Nov 30 2018

'You never listen to me': Macron meets MBS on G20 sidelines

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has been sharply critical of Saudi Arabia over the incident, is also in attendance. Putin's friendly behaviour toward th...

Nov 30 2018

Tsunami alert for southern Alaska after quake rocks buildings in Anchorage

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) initially reported that the quake had a magnitude of 6.6, but later updated that to 7.0. A witness in Anchorage saw cracks were visi...

Nov 30 2018

Kartarpur row: The corridor of infinite possibilities

India and Pakistan made some headway in improving their relations by announcing to jointly-construct a border crossing for millions of Indian Sikhs who have long desired ...

Nov 30 2018

G20-bound Merkel's plane makes emergency landing in Cologne

The government Airbus A340-300 made an unscheduled landing in Cologne shortly after leaving Berlin on Thursday, causing a delay that means Merkel will miss the start of...

Nov 30 2018

Ukraine urges North Atlantic Treaty Organisation to deploy ships in Sea of Azov amid tensions

Russian ships rammed a Ukrainian tugboat and fired on two Ukrainian gunboats in the Sea of Azov on Sunday , causing tensions between Russia and Ukraine to reach leve...

Nov 30 2018

Assad regime shoots down 'hostile target' south of Damascus

The Syrian regime air force shot down a "hostile target" that was flying over the town of Kiswah, south of the capital Damascus , state media said. The Syrian military...

Nov 30 2018

Kremlin 'regrets' Trump decision to cancel Putin talks

The key giveaway will be whether the United States follows through on hiking the tariff on the $200 billion of goods at the turn of the year. More than $50 billion of t...

Nov 30 2018

Handful of Caravan Migrants Launch Hunger Strike at U.S Border

A handful of the thousands of Central American migrants camped out at the U.S. At least 101 migrants have lice and multiple instances of skin infections, the department...

Nov 30 2018

China explosion at chemical factory

The fire engulfed 50 vehicles, according to the Chinese government. Zhangjiakou, about 156 km (96 miles) northwest of Beijing , is set to host the 2022 Winter Olympics...

Nov 30 2018

Hoover mall shooting suspect arrested in Georgia

Authorities said his bond will be set at $150,000. Police have arrested a 20-year-old suspected of carrying out a shooting inside an Alabama mall last week on Thanksgiv...

Nov 30 2018

EU sets goal to be 'climate neutral' by 2050

The United States , the world's second biggest carbon emitter, will miss its targets, as will Australia, Canada and South Korea, the UN report said . One obvious reas...

Nov 30 2018

New Jersey Man Charged With Killing Brother, Family In Colts Neck

The remaining members of the family - Keith's wife Jennifer and children Jesse, 11, and Sophia , 8 - were fatally stabbed inside the residence, Gramiccioni said. Prosecu...

Nov 30 2018

Trump Cancels His Meeting With Putin at G20

Minutes after telling reporters at the White House that the meeting was still on, Trump made the announcement via Twitter while traveling to the Group of Twenty summit in...

Nov 30 2018

Is This The Most Prolific Serial Killer In American History?

Ever since, he has been offering detailed explanations about the women he killed and the circumstances surrounding their deaths and investigators have confirmed 34 killin...

Nov 30 2018

CNN commentator fired after giving pro-Palestinian speech at UN

Nonetheless, Hill has been fired from CNN . "However, we acknowledge that he has a constitutionally protected right to express his opinion as a private citizen", a Templ...

Nov 29 2018

Active shooter drill gone awry sparks panic at Walter Reed Hospital

The all-clear was given after an hour, when no shooter was found. Officials at Wright-Patterson AFB issued an all-clear notice roughly two hours after security forces w...

Nov 29 2018

Nooses found hanging on grounds of MS state capitol

Which, given that the donation came after she made pro-lynching comments, is rather relevant. He said it would be "unfair" to make any connection between the items and ...

Nov 29 2018

Michael Cohen, Trump’s former lawyer, pleads guilty to lying to Congress

Since pleading guilty to tax evasion and campaign finance violations in August, Cohen has been cooperating with Mueller's ongoing Russian Federation investigation, and ...

Nov 29 2018

Thousands raised for Syrian refugee 'waterboarded' at United Kingdom school

They told Tommy that the refugee child has hit a girl and as a result she is being home-schooled and that the refugee threatened to stab his assailant. The force said the...