Stories about World Media

May 31 2017

Angela Merkel hosts Indian leader as Germany looks to broaden global ties

Trump posted a tweet Tuesday saying "we have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation & milit...

May 31 2017

Trump's communications aide steps down as president grapples with Russian Federation issue

Even when authorized, top officials in the Trump White House frequently request anonymity to brief reporters "on background", meaning their names will not be disclosed....

May 31 2017

Relation between President Trump, Chancellor Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

But Trump also took every opportunity to insult, demean and dismiss this nation's most trusted allies even as he cozied up to autocrats like the king of Saudi Arabia an...

May 31 2017

U.S. starts providing weapons to Syrian Kurds

Kurdish fighters are thought to be just outside of the Syrian city of Raqqa and are preparing to attack IS positions. The US is now equipping Kurdish fighters of the ...

May 31 2017

Manchester bombing: United Kingdom police make 7th arrest in connection with terror attack

He said his son visited Libya a month and a half ago and was planning to return to Libya to spend the holy month of Ramadan with the family. "And part of that trust i...

May 31 2017

Gunmen take Catholic hostages; Philippines' Duterte imposes martial law

In a rare admission, Philippine's solicitor-general says foreign jihadists are collaborating with domestic Islamist groups in fighting the Philippine army. Lt. Col. Jo-ar...

May 31 2017

Almost half Trump's Twitter followers are fake - audit site

We took a look at Trump's recent uptick in followers with Social Rank and Socialbakers , both social analytics tools, as well as Twitter Audit , a program which comb...

May 31 2017

German ambassador to US: 'Healthy relationship' between Trump, Merkel

Tension between Germany and the United States intensified Tuesday with President Donald Trump accusing the longtime U.S. ally of hurting the USA financially. His admi...

May 31 2017

Baghdad vehicle bomb leaves at least five dead

An officer in the Baghdad Police Directorate who spoke to NBC News on the condition of anonymity put the death toll at 15 and the number of wounded at 47. The cafes a...

May 31 2017

White House Communications Director Michael Dubke Resigns

During Tuesday's press briefing, Spicer nimbly jumped out of the way of a question about Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner having allegedly tried to set up a backchannel...

May 31 2017

Trump likely to withdraw from Paris climate deal

California Rep. Nancy Pelosi says Trump is "denying scientific truths, removing safeguards that protect our health and our environment, protecting polluters and. Trump sa...

May 31 2017

Mom sentenced in Australian court for drowning 3 children

We recently asked you to support our journalism. She then reportedly started an affair with him and gave him four children. It was a traumatic birth that marked a perio...

May 31 2017

Pentagon: US shoots down mock warhead over Pacific

Experts compare the job to hitting a bullet with another bullet and note the complexity is magnified by the enormous distances involved, the news agency said. It hit an...

May 31 2017

PM Narendra Modi, Angela Merkel hold 4th Indo-German intergovernmental talks

The US leader also berated 23 of NATO's 28 members - including Germany - for "still not paying what they should be paying" towards the funding of the alliance. But she al...

May 31 2017

The count: major hurricanes expected this year during Atlantic hurricane season

Tropical Storm Arlene formed in the Atlantic in April. NOAA is predicting an above average hurricane season this year. The 2016 season was the most active since 2012,...

May 31 2017

Macedonia's PM-designate sends cabinet picks to parliament

Parliamentary speaker Talat Xhaferi stated that discussions on the new cabinet will start on 30 May. The parliament is likely to vote in Zaev and his government lat...

May 31 2017

'Time to bring Jared Kushner home. In handcuffs.'

Still, Trump and his aides are starting to take the probes more seriously, seeking to establish a communications team dedicated to dealing with questions around the p...

May 31 2017

Ariel Winter Wears Racy Bikini For Memorial Day Weekend

The Modern Family actress stripped down to her fave silhouette, an itty, bitty thong bikini, as she celebrated the long weekend in Malibu with friends and her boyfriend...

May 31 2017

Tillerson: Trump 'very forceful' with Netanyahu and Abbas to compromise

He also visited Israel and the West Bank in the Middle East, where he held meetings with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas...

May 31 2017

Trump leaves Israel with no sign peace talks in the works

On Tuesday morning, Trump met with Abbas in Bethlehem, traveling across the barrier surrounding much of the biblical city. But he also touched on the Israeli-Palestinian ...