Stories about World Media

Jan 13 2019

Julian Castro, Former Obama Housing Chief, Announces 2020 Presidential Run

His identical twin brother, Joaquin Castro, was a state representative. Castro is poised to be one of the youngest candidates and the lone Latino competitor in the race. ...

Jan 13 2019

Video shows bus driver rescue baby alone on freeway overpass

This is the dramatic moment a bus driver rescues a baby girl that she spotted wandering alone on a street with no shoes or pants on. Irena Ivic, a driver for the Mi...

Jan 13 2019

Rookie police officer in Northern California shot and killed

He shot himself in the head following an armed standoff with police. The man's name was not released. She was considered a " rising star " with the police force, Davi...

Jan 13 2019

Wisconsin kidnapping, killing suspect lived under the radar

Patterson is charged with two counts of first-degree intentional homicide and one count of kidnapping. Police always said they believed Jayme was still alive. "We don't...

Jan 13 2019

Nicolas Maduro sworn in as Venezuela President for second term

Pro-Maduro supporters planned a demonstration later Thursday. A smiling Maduro arrived at the court building serenaded by a choir singing patriotic songs. Maduro's seco...

Jan 12 2019

Broward County, Florida Sheriff Suspended Over Parkland Mass Shooting Response

DeSantis , who was on the way to Fort Lauderdale for a press conference, was unharmed, his office said. Moments later, family members of those who died at Marjory Sto...

Jan 12 2019

GoFundMe to refund border wall donations

According to GoFUndMe spokesperson Bobby Whithorne, the border wall online campaign's founder promised donors that all donations would go toward building the wall a...

Jan 12 2019

Deputies agree historic name change for Macedonia

Matthew Nimetz said in a statement that the agreement, which remains to be ratified by Greece , paves the way for "a firmer basis for peace and security in the Balkans"....

Jan 12 2019

China's Huawei fires employee detained in Poland

Sanctions. The Polish authorities have arrested a Chinese Huawei employee over espionage allegations. In a statement, the telecoms giant also said the arrest ...

Jan 12 2019

Salvini Reaffirms Italian Ports Closed, Calls on European Union to Fulfil Migrant Promises

Earlier in the day Salvini also met with his Polish counterpart Joachim Brudzinski , arriving at the Interior Ministry in Warsaw wearing a jacket with the word "Polizi...

Jan 12 2019

Syrian air defenses intercept Israeli missiles targeting Damascus: army

In a message to the UN Secretary-General, the Foreign Ministry said, in particular, that the Israeli airstrike would not have taken place if it was not for what it descri...

Jan 12 2019

Massive explosion in Paris, photos on Twitter show buildings on fire

A large explosion was on Saturday heard in Central Paris . Cars were wrecked and other buildings damaged by the blast on Rue de Trévise in the 9th Arrondissement . Em...

Jan 12 2019

Australia considering resettlement for runaway Saudi woman

The Australian government previously said it would carefully consider granting a visa to Qunun if she is found to be a refugee by the United Nations. Ms Al-Qunun's Twitt...

Jan 12 2019

Ottawa bus crash: three dead as double decker hits transit shelter

Part of the upper right side of the bus was shorn off in the collision, which happened shortly before 4 p.m. ET (2100 GMT) at a busy transit station in the west end of th...

Jan 12 2019

Rudy Giuliani: Donald Trump won't answer any follow-up questions for Mueller probe

The White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders responded to a damaging report from the New York Times with a scathing statement released Friday. Trump himself...

Jan 12 2019

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez's campaign fined for not providing workers' comp coverage

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-Mo.) - who is also a black Methodist pastor - issued some valid advice to the congresswoman in a recent comment to Politico , which was published...

Jan 12 2019

Hawaii Rep. Tulsi Gabbard says she’ll run for president in 2020

The Hawaii Democrat said there were "a lot of reasons" behind her decision to run and named some of the top issues that would be on her campaign platform, including hea...

Jan 12 2019

Didn't know about allegations Manafort shared polling

Kilimnik worked with Manafort's consulting firm when he was representing pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine. "This shows that Bob Mueller can demonstrate to a court, wi...

Jan 11 2019

SCOTUS: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Requires 'No Further Treatment' After Cancer Surgery

She has been reading legal briefs and participating in cases by relaying her votes to the other justices... Nevertheless, Politico reports that the Trump administration...

Jan 11 2019

Donald Trump promises USA citizenship for H-1B visa workers

While Trump typically depicts undocumented immigrants and asylum seekers attempting to enter the country through Mexico as criminals and terrorists, he frequently prais...