Stories about World Media

Jan 07 2019

Irrational to claim Turkey targets Kurds: Kalin

The announcement, which took officials in Washington and allies overseas by surprise, contributed to Jim Mattis' decision to resign as U.S. defense secretary and prompt...

Jan 07 2019

Saudi women get texts to tell them of divorce

Saudi Arabian wives can no longer be divorced without their knowledge, after a court ruling came into effect on Sunday requiring courts to notify women by text message of...

Jan 06 2019

Trump claims U.S. killed al-Qaida militant tied to USS Cole bombing

Jamel Ahmed Mohammed Ali al-Badawi was convicted of plotting the USS Cole attack that left 17 USA sailors dead and more than 39 wounded. A terrorist behind the attack o...

Jan 06 2019

United States defence chief of staff Kevin Sweeney resigns

Mattis' resignation was declared less than 24 hours after Trump his intentions to withdraw all U.S. troops from Syria , under the belief the Islamic State had been defea...

Jan 06 2019

President Trump addresses shutdown talks between Administration and democrat aides

Congress could also pass a stand-alone measure to retain the freeze, and at least one legislator has suggested the president could issue an executive order canceling th...

Jan 06 2019

Bolsonaro confirms Brazil embassy move to al-Quds

During the interview, the President also said that he intends to send to Congress a proposal to change the system of reforms to establish a minimum retirement age of 62 y...

Jan 06 2019

US airports seeing rise in security screeners calling off work

Thursday, a day before CNN's report on TSA workers calling in sick, Bilello said workers will be paid when funds are appropriated. The TSA then issued a statement cau...

Jan 06 2019

Woman in vegetative state for decade reportedly gives birth

In the report , a worker said nursing staff had no idea the unnamed woman was pregnant until she went into labor. A source told CBS that none of the staff were aware o...

Jan 06 2019

White House: Dems don't talk border wall funding amount in Saturday session

Negotiations have been at an impasse over President Donald Trump's demands for $5.6 billion to fund a wall at the U.S. -Mexico border. Democrats in control of the House...

Jan 06 2019

Malaysia's king abdicates in unexpected and rare move

Comptroller of the Royal Household, Datuk Wan Ahmad Dahlan Abdul Aziz said that His Majesty had officially notified the Malay Rulers on his abdication through a letter se...

Jan 06 2019

Pelosi invites Trump to give State of the Union on January 29

The Senate and House members took their oaths of office on Thursday, including new faces who won their seats in the mid-term elections last November. "Democrats will ha...

Jan 06 2019

UK's May could seek more time before final Brexit vote - paper

Without a way for the United Kingdom to extract itself from the arrangement, the amendment would be unlikely to win over the DUP's 10 MPs on whose votes May relies. Wit...

Jan 06 2019

'Persons of interest' questioned in death of Jazmine Barnes

We've been going through some things that nobody really knows. Jazmine Barnes was shot and killed in Houston on December 30 after investigators say a suspect pulled...

Jan 06 2019

Indian court declares tycoon living in Britain an economic offender

In the first of its kind case under the FEOA, on June 22 a year ago, the ED moved the Special PMLA Court seeking to declare Mallya a " fugitive economic offender" under ...

Jan 06 2019

Elizabeth Warren Brings 2020 Bid Message To Iowa

While taking questions during a stop in Sioux City, Warren was asked why she chose to to take a DNA test that appeared to confirm accusations that she embellished her N...

Jan 06 2019

PM Imran Khan reaches Turkey on first visit

The prime minister said Pakistan also wanted to take benefit from the Turkish health system, legal aid to under privilege people and education reforms. "The more force In...

Jan 06 2019

Trump Tweets That Democrats Want to Impeach Him For Being 'Too Successful'

Sen. Joe Manchin of West Virginia echoed Pelosi's rebuke, telling reporters that Tlaib's comments were "disgusting" and "horrible". "I'm not in the censorship business"...

Jan 05 2019

The Vice President is Poised to Get a Raise This Year

Vice President Mike Pence was dispatched, Thursday night, to send out a message to the base: We're not going to cave. The pay raises for cabinet secretaries, deputy se...

Jan 05 2019

Ukraine: new Orthodox church gains independence from Moscow

George. Prior to the signing of the document on autocephaly, a prayer service was held attended by Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko, Foreign Minister Pavel Klimkin,...

Jan 05 2019

Judge extends Mueller grand jury

Grand jury activity is secret, except following the 23-person group's approval of criminal indictments. The grand jury's initial 18-month term was set to expire over th...