Stories about World Media

Jan 23 2019

Boy in hospital after dingo attack

Mark said his son had "severe puncture wounds" and bite marks on both of his legs. The father said he managed to pull his son from the dogs within seconds and carry him...

Jan 23 2019

Supreme Court lets Trump transgender troop restrictions take effect

A Pentagon spokesperson issued a statement noting the latest news is not a complete ban and that "transgender troops would be treated with respect and dignity". and d...

Jan 23 2019

American Held in Russian Federation on Spying Charges Was Misled: Lawyer

Former U.S. marine Paul Whelan , who was detained by Russia's FSB security service on suspicion of spying, listens to a lawyer while standing in a defendants' cage d...

Jan 23 2019

Germany, France sign treaty to renew friendship and cooperation

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) and French President Emmanuel Macron attend a joint press conference at German Chancellery in Berlin, capital of Germany , Nov. G...

Jan 23 2019

Body of slain Israeli woman released by Australian coroner

Several thousand people marched through major Australian cities yesterday calling for safety for women after an Israeli exchange student was murdered in Melbourne . He...

Jan 23 2019

'Bikini Climber' freezes to death after massive fall

She reportedly tripped and stumbled 65 feet down a ravine in Central Taiwan's Yushan Mountain. Wu relished in hiking alone - something she thought everyone should b...

Jan 23 2019

United Nations peacekeepers killed after armed assailants attack in northern Mali

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres , in a statement published Sunday evening on the MINUSMA website, confirmed the death of "ten Chadian peacekeepers and at least 2...

Jan 22 2019

Demonstrators rally in San Francisco to honor legacy of Martin Luther King

Breed urged the whole society to address civil rights issues that remained unresolved today and criticized the federal government for shutting partial agencies over a bor...

Jan 22 2019

Winter Weather Advisories Issued for Most of Nebraska

Day but high temps only reach as high as the low to mid teens with lighter winds NW 5-12 miles per hour. The farther north of Route 30 and you're talking all snow, where ...

Jan 22 2019

Theresa May PLAN: Brexiteers handed HOPE after private Downing Street meeting

She noted that lawmakers will be able to amend her plan when it comes to a vote in the House of Commons on 29 January exactly two months before Britain is due to leave th...

Jan 22 2019

US, Taliban Hold Talks In Qatar With Peace Still Distant

Qureshi assured Khalilzad that Pakistan will continue its efforts to facilitate the Afghan-reconciliation process for bringing peace and stability to the region. Khan has...

Jan 22 2019

Report reveals an undeclared N Korean missile base headquarters

The meeting with Trump resulted in a declaration that a second summit would take place next month. The academy trains Strategic Rocket Forces officers and may also co...

Jan 22 2019

United Kingdom has ‘best possible Brexit deal,’ claims European Union chief negotiator Michel Barnier

May to rule out leaving the European Union without a deal. The Prime Minister also warned against a second European Union referendum, saying it "would set a hard prec...

Jan 22 2019

Sailors killed after two vessels catch fire off Crimea

The agency earlier said that "no signal from either one of the two captains" had been received. The fire on ships continues blazing. The fire aboard one ship spread to ...

Jan 22 2019

Second Woman Carries Gene-Altered Baby in China Amid Criticism

China's official news agency said Monday that investigators in Guangdong province determined that the scientist, He Jiankui (HUH JEEN-qway), for the sake of fame evaded...

Jan 22 2019

US airstrike in Somalia kills 52 Al Shabaab extremists, military says

On Friday they ambushed an Ethiopian military convoy 80 km (50 miles) north of Baidoa in central Somalia . A statement from the US Africa Command said 52 terrorists ...

Jan 22 2019

Fox News Apologizes for Airing Graphic Implying Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has Died

The criterion "Lego" producers Chris Miller and Phil Lord set for cameos in sequel to the 2014 animated hit were thus: "We were trying to think of people who should b...

Jan 22 2019

High Wind Warning for Sunday night/Monday morning

Even without the wind chill, the low overnight will be -18C. Temperatures plus the wind dipped the chill to the negative 30s. A milder air mass is expected to move in...

Jan 22 2019

Pro-Israel Democrat Kamala Harris announces 2020 presidential bid

Gillibrand, the youngest of the candidates at 52 ( Harris is 54, Warren 69), famously promised to NY voters during her re-election bid a year ago that she would not run ...

Jan 22 2019

What’s Open, What’s Closed On Martin Luther King Jr. Day

She posted the same photo to her Instagram Story on Monday morning. The historic park will open Saturday for 16 days to ensure people in Atlanta can celebrate King's ...