Stories about World Media

Jan 21 2019

Trump Offers Temporary Immigrant Protections For $5.7 Billion In Wall Money

James Carafano, a vice president of the conservative Heritage Foundation said Saturday the president should "be applauded" for trying to end the shutdown, before rippin...

Jan 21 2019

'Yellow Vests' march through Paris in 10th weekend of protests

About 80,000 police are fanned out nationwide. At the end of the march, clashes broke out around the Invalides war museum, with police using tear gas and water cannon t...

Jan 21 2019

Ten U.N. peacekeepers killed in attack in northern Mali

At least eight soldiers with the United Nations mission died in the clashes, the statement said, adding that " several others " were injured without specifying the exact ...

Jan 21 2019

Theresa May considering amending 1998 Good Friday deal to break Brexit deadlock

It is a sign of the unusual times we live in that Theresa May's Brexit deal is still viewed by many as the most likely route through to securing the UK's departure from...

Jan 21 2019

The Times view on the USA shutdown, 30 days in

Children have died while in U.S. custody; some have been tear-gassed by U.S. border agents; asylum seekers are being denied access to the legal system to apply". Democrat...

Jan 21 2019

Mueller shoots down BuzzFeed's latest 'Russiagate' scoop with a rare dismissal

The cell phone data is significant because it lends at least a degree of credence to the Steele Dossier, which Trump supporters claim was improperly used to acquire a war...

Jan 21 2019

NewsAlert: Canadian found dead in Burkina Faso

And I think our first thought today is with his family, with his friends who have received some really awful news ". 'Not a day will go by that he won't be missed. Alp...

Jan 21 2019

White cop who shot black teen gets nearly seven years in prison

He said Van Dyke "looked infuriated" and seemed "out of his mind". The release of the video sparked protests and political upheaval in the city. Three other officers ...

Jan 21 2019

BuzzFeed Responds To Mueller Statement: 'We Stand By Our Reporting'

BuzzFeed stated that Cohen told Mueller that President Trump personally instructed him to lie about the timing of the project in order to obscure Trump's involvement. ...

Jan 21 2019

Donald Trump Jr. trolls BuzzFeed following Mueller team's report dispute: 'Hahahahaha'

Mr Mueller's ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion between Mr Trump's campaign and Moscow has been the subject of...

Jan 21 2019

World's oldest man dies at age 113

Born on July 25, 1905, Nonaka grew up in a large family and succeeded his parents running the inn, which is now run by his granddaughter. He enjoyed eating something swee...

Jan 20 2019

Storm that carpeted Midwest with snow barrels to New England

About noon, an inbound United Airlines flight from Phoenix went off the runway into a grassy area, Chicago Fire Dept. Deputy District Chief Curtis Hudson said. "These are...

Jan 20 2019

Facebook may face record FTC fine over privacy lapses

United States authorities are reportedly considering imposing a record-setting fine against Facebook after the data of tens of millions of its users was harvested by pol...

Jan 20 2019

PM takes part at Beirut "Arab Economic and Social Development Summit"

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to the Middle East, which included Jordan, Iraq, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Saudi Arabia, Oman and Qatar, was meant ...

Jan 20 2019

Iron dome intercepts Syrian missiles following claims of attack on Damascus

Syria's Air Defense Force (SyAD) on Sunday reportedly used a new generation of air defense systems in response to what it alleged were Israeli airstrikes carried out in b...

Jan 20 2019

Global Risks Report 2019 warns of environmental risks and rising global tensions

The Global Risk Report suggests cyber and technological threats are the most significant blind spots we face today and that we still don't fully appreciate the vulnerab...

Jan 20 2019

Two dead in fire at French ski resort of Courchevel

More than 70 firefighters were involved in bringing the fire under control and 60 people were evacuated. The Savoie prefecture said the Albertville prosecutor has opene...

Jan 20 2019

Son of Kenyan military officer identified as Nairobi terror attack suspect

Al Shabaab, which claimed the attack on the dusitD2 hotel complex, has in the past launched several large-scale attacks on Kenya in recent years, including a 2013 ass...

Jan 20 2019

Prince Philip, 97, Drives Without Seatbelt Two Days After Crash

Norfolk Police said late Saturday "suitable words of advice have been given to the driver". The Kia was driven by a 28-year-old woman, whose nine-month-old baby was als...

Jan 20 2019

Egypt condemns bomb attack against police academy in Colombia

He called on Cuba to capture 10 National Liberation Army (ELN) commanders who are now in Havana for the stalled peace talks. He said the vehicle, a gray Nissan Patrol S...