Stories about World Media

Jan 17 2019

This Is the Biggest Takeaway from Mueller’s Tease of Paul Manafort’s ‘Lies’

At the time, Manafort was awaiting trial in Virginia on bank- and tax-fraud charges. Many of their arguments were obscured in the heavily redacted public filing. In sever...

Jan 17 2019

China slams Trudeau’s ‘irresponsible remarks’ on Canadian’s death sentence

Prosecutors said Schellenberg was the principal suspect in a case involving an worldwide syndicate that planned to send some 222kg of methamphetamine to Australia, hidden...

Jan 17 2019

United Kingdom parliament vote expected to prompt Brexit delay

In the aftermath, the first major headache for the Prime Minister will probably be caused by the Labour party, who are expected to table a vote of no confidence in her ...

Jan 17 2019

Theresa May Suffers Damaging Defeat After Parliament Rejects Her Deal

Moments before the crunch vote, Mrs May told MPs: "Parliament gave the people a choice, we set the clock ticking on our departure and tonight we will determine whether we...

Jan 17 2019

Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand announces 2020 presidential bid on "Late Show"

She joins a growing group of Democrats hoping to win the party's nomination. Her positions shifted after she was appointed in 2009 to fill the Senate seat Hillary Clinton...

Jan 16 2019

Top Kremlin aide dismisses ‘stupid’ claims that Trump is a Russian agent

Commenting on the situation in Syria, Lavrov said that Moscow expects the Syrian government to take over territory in the country's east following the planned USA milit...

Jan 16 2019

U.S. troops killed while on patrol in northern Syria

However, last month US President Donald Trump announced the surprise decision to withdraw American troops from Syria , at once claiming that the battle againt IS had...

Jan 16 2019

Rotating ice disc forms in USA river

According to the Press Herald , a web developer whose company has an office overlooking the river where the disk formed estimates the disk as being 300 feet in diameter ...

Jan 16 2019

May loses Brexit vote 432-202

Despite a significant proportion of Tories not backing May's deal, the majority of Conservatives do not believe now is the time for a general election . Former foreign...

Jan 16 2019

Witness says El Chapo boasted of $100M bribe to former Mexican president

Alex Cifuentes spoke about the alleged bribe to former president Enrique Pena Nieto, who left office past year, while being cross-examined at Guzman's murder and drug con...

Jan 16 2019

Three Florida children die after becoming trapped in freezer

A preliminary investigation has revealed that the children were playing outside their home when "for unknown reasons they climbed inside" of a chest freezer , officials ...

Jan 16 2019

China hits back after Justin Trudeau condemns Canadian's death sentence

Freeland also trumpeted a long list of allies that the country has courted in its efforts to free two other Canadians imprisoned last month after Canada arrested a Chin...

Jan 16 2019

PM Morrison rejects claims of politicising Australia Day citizenship ceremonies

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has an early lesson for new Australians on January 26 - boardies and thongs are for barbecues and the beach. Commenting on the issue, Prim...

Jan 16 2019

Theresa May Exchanges Letters With EU On Irish Backstop

Assistant whip Gareth Johnson has become the latest member of the government to quit his job over the deal, saying in his resignation letter to the PM that it would be "d...

Jan 16 2019

Why did Trump foot bill for fast food feast?

French fries in presidential cups, some of the fast food the president purchased for the 2018 College Football National Champion Clemson Tigers . 'Within one hour, i...

Jan 16 2019

Toddler OK after tumbling from moving vehicle in Minnesota

The auto the child had been travelling in fails to stop, and continues off down the street as Mock comes to the child's aid. Paramedics and police checked the child out a...

Jan 16 2019

United States and Turkish presidents discuss safe zone in northern Syria

The phone call came after Trump threatened to " devastate Turkey economically if they hit Kurds", conflating "Kurds" with the terrorist PKK/YPG in Syria, a conflatio...

Jan 16 2019

U.S. Condemns Latest Iranian Attempt At Satellite Launch

Earlier in January, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned that if Tehran went ahead with plans to carry out space launches in the coming months, Iran would fac...

Jan 16 2019

Al Shabaab claims responsibility for Nairobi hotel attack

Members of security forces are seen at the scene where explosions and gunshots were heard at the Dusit hotel compound, in Nairobi , Kenya January 15, 2019. As a helico...

Jan 15 2019

Judge Blocks Trump Birth Control Policy In 13 States And DC

On Sunday , a federal judge in California blocked enforcement of Trump's new regulatory changes to the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive mandate, which were sup...