Stories about World Media

Dec 11 2018

Brexit deal to return to Commons before January 21, says Downing Street

The letter, signed by Labour's Jeremy Corbyn, SNP Westminster leader Ian Blackford, Liberal Democrat leader Sir Vince Cable, Plaid Cymru's Liz Saville Roberts and co-lead...

Dec 11 2018

Man held by armed police at UK Parliament

A man has been tasered and arrested inside London's Palace of Westminster. The man then pushed up against the fence by officers as he was being arrested before being le...

Dec 11 2018

USA teen charged with murder of classmate pregnant with his baby

A high school football player has been arrested after the body of his teenage classmate, who was understood to be six months pregnant, was found in a dumpster. Trejo indi...

Dec 11 2018

‘Stay out of French politics!’ France HITS BACK over Trump tweets

French authorities said on Sunday they had arrested more than 1,700 people amid nationwide "yellow vest" anti-government protests the day before that caused widesprea...

Dec 11 2018

Jamal Khashoggi, other journalists are Time's Person of the Year 2018

Today Show co-host Savannah Guthrie unveiled the news magazine's "Person of the Year" selections, which include several figures who have taken aim at the Trump adminis...

Dec 11 2018

Grace Millane murder probe: Detectives search for shovel

Formal identification would take place Monday, but police were confident the search for Millane had come to an end. Justice means the person accused is held to account. "...

Dec 11 2018

US Supreme Court won't hear case of states defunding Planned Parenthood

The longest-serving member of Supreme Court then changed gears, saying, "So what explains the Court's refusal to do its job here?" Thomas asked. "I suspect it has somethi...

Dec 11 2018

Tommy Robinson leads 'Brexit Betrayal' rally in London

But organisers of a counter-protest, which included Labour grassroots group Momentum and Unite Against Fascism, claimed 15,000 people attended and outnumbered the Robinso...

Dec 11 2018

Labour MP booted out of Commons after Brexit mace protest

Speaker John Bercow ordered the backbench Labour MP out of the Commons for the rest of the day. Nicola Sturgeon has since reached out to Jeremy Corbyn on social med...

Dec 11 2018

Pashinyan secures victory in Armenia's snap election

An ex-journalist turned politician, Mr Pashinian has won broad popularity, tapping into public anger over widespread poverty, high unemployment and rampant corruption in ...

Dec 11 2018

Over 700 arrested in Paris amid violent fuel protests

Tens of thousands of people protested Saturday in Turin against the proposed rail link with Lyon, which they say represents a "waste of public money". Shopkeepers and c...

Dec 11 2018

Meng Wanzhou's Vancouver Home Broken Into, Police Investigating

The move by the U.S.to reach across borders to arrest a prominent Chinese national comes as USA political leaders seek to contain the Asian country's rapid ascent, while ...

Dec 11 2018

NY officers yank child from mother's arms in shocking video

The video , shared on Facebook on Friday, shows police dragging 23-year-old Jazmine Headley across a floor as she yells: " They're hurting my son ". Bail was not reque...

Dec 11 2018

UK PM May defers Tuesday´s vote on Brexit deal

Britain has legislated to leave the European Union on March 29, 2019, after triggering Article 50 - the treaty mechanism used to exit the bloc - two years prior. Britain'...

Dec 11 2018

Grandmother says drug dealers worse than terrorists after Sydney teen's overdose death

Two other women - aged 19 and 25 - were also taken to Westmead Hospital for suspected overdoses, and remain in a critical condition at the current time. She said the re...

Dec 11 2018

Man arrested in death of North Carolina teenager

Police found her body several weeks later in a body of water about 10 miles (16 kilometers) south of the mobile home park where she was kidnapped. He is set to have his...

Dec 11 2018

Assembly polls: Counting to begin at 8am

In 2014, the party won 62 of the 65 Lok Sabha seats at stake with the Congress winning just 3. The alliance between the Telugu Desam Party and the Congress in Telangan...

Dec 11 2018

Accused Russian Spy Maria Butina Reaches Possible Plea Deal

Butina is accused of trying to infiltrate Republican political circles and party leaders during the 2016 campaign in order to advance Russian interests, and prosecutors h...

Dec 11 2018

Ohio house fire kills 5 children, injures mother

Most of the damage was on the home's first floor, leading investigators to believe the fire started there, said Capt. Kurt Wright of the Youngstown Fire Department. Melis...

Dec 11 2018

Fields found guilty of first-degree murder, convicted on all counts

According to reports , avowed neo-Nazi James Fields Jr. has been convicted of first-degree murder for ramming his auto into a crowd of counter-protesters and killing on...