Stories about World Media

Dec 07 2018

Angela Merkel’s party chooses Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer to succeed her in Germany

She defeated Friedrich Merz in the second round of voting after Health Minister Jens Spahn was eliminated. For the Europe Union, the installation of AKK ultimately mean...

Dec 07 2018

Ex-FBI director James Comey meeting with House committee behind closed doors

A transcript of the interview with members of the House Judiciary Committee will be released as soon as possible, perhaps in the next 24 hours. He noted that the last t...

Dec 07 2018

Trump Announces Bill Barr As His Attorney General Pick

He predicted the process will go "very quickly". The president also confirmed reports that he plans to nominate State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert to be the ...

Dec 07 2018

He was USA attorney general 25 years ago. Trump wants him back

William Barr , who served as Attorney General under President George H.W. Bush, reportedly is the leading candidate to become President Trump's new Attorney General...

Dec 07 2018

How GOP Bills Would Limit Gov.-Elect Tony Evers' Power

MI voters last month passed a constitutional amendment to have the 13-member commission of four Democrats, four Republicans and five independents handle redistricting i...

Dec 07 2018

CNN's New York Offices Temporarily Evacuated After Bomb Threat

According to police, someone phoned in a threat stating there were five bombs placed throughout Time Warner Center. But police later said there was no evidence of any exp...

Dec 07 2018

US, South Korea to hold talks on North's denuclearization

The exclusive footage, obtained by CNN , offers evidence that the Yeongjeo-dong missile base and a nearby, previously unreported, site remain active and have been contin...

Dec 07 2018

'Stalemate': UK government's secret legal advice reveals Brexit fears

The Newbury MP voted in favour of an amendment which will hand power to MPs if Theresa May's Brexit withdrawal agreement is rejected. Prime Minister Theresa May today ...

Dec 07 2018

Heather Nauert 'to replace Nikki Haley as United States envoy to UN'

Trump is expected to tweet out announcement naming Nauert as next United Nations ambassador. A former news reporter for ABC, she joined Fox in 1996, originally as a cor...

Dec 07 2018

Girl gets suspended for bullying, father makes her walk to school

Mr Cox added that many children feel entitled to privileges like being taken to school in the morning by auto or bus. "I'm not going to be another parent that's just ...

Dec 07 2018

This country to have free public transport for all

The move, which is scheduled to come as a major relief to Luxembourgers during next summer, shall witness fares lifted on trains, trams and buses, The Guardian reported...

Dec 06 2018

Lawmakers considering stopgap spending measure ahead of government funding deadline

Further, other conservatives and their staffers on Capitol Hill caution that such a close deadline to the Christmas holiday season may make securing Trump's $5 billion in...

Dec 06 2018

Khashoggi murder: Turkey orders arrest of senior Saudi officials

Sen. Lindsey Graham , R-S.C., said there is " zero chance " the crown prince wasn't involved in Khashoggi's death. Murphy , a member of the Senate Foreign Relations...

Dec 06 2018

Shinzo Abe’s advice to Xi Jinping on talking trade with Donald Trump

For months, the two countries have engaged in tit-for-tat increases in tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of exports flowing between the two countries. Furthermor...

Dec 06 2018

Operation Pollino: Italian mafia struck in Europe-wide sting

Police launched a string of anti-mafia raids on Wednesday, targeting the notorious criminal franchise in Italy, Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands, according to author...

Dec 06 2018

At least three dead in bomb attack in Iran's Chabahar

Press TV quoted Rahmdel Bamari, governor of Sistan and Balochestan province, as saying that an "explosive-laden vehicle" targeted the police post on Thursday. Another coo...

Dec 06 2018

Is Duterte serious or just joking? Palace says 'use your common sense'

Rappler has been hit by a string of government efforts to shut it down since the site took a critical tone on Duterte, in particular his internationally condemned drug w...

Dec 06 2018

Trump Shaping New 'Liberal' Order to Block Russia, China, Iran: Pompeo

Zarif added. The provision's true intent has often been contested because the diplomatic language - "Iran is called upon not to undertake" - was agreed to at the time o...

Dec 06 2018

South Korea's Moon still hopes to host Kim this year

But both Moon and Trump say fears of war on the Korean Peninsula have eased sharply. "We can improve South and North Korean relations as well as attain permanent peace on...

Dec 06 2018

PETA urges people to stop using ‘anti-animal language’

Don't mind our animal-friendly language but PETA suddenly tweeted yesterday (Dec 4) a list of English phrases that they consider to be discriminatory towards animals....