Stories about World Media

Jan 27 2019

Judge sets new hearing in Paul Manafort case

Manafort, 69, dressed in a black suit and red tie, leaned heavily on a cane as he entered court in Washington and did not visibly react to Jackson during the hearing, whi...

Jan 27 2019

United Nations names head of investigation into murder of Jamal Khashoggi

In a statement, the United Nations official said that it special rapporteur on extrajudicial, Agnes Callamard, will travel to Turkey next week to head an "independent w...

Jan 27 2019

Met Office warns of strong winds for the North East

The yellow warning has been issued for Sussex, but it is the north of the county that looks most likely to be affected. A yellow warning has been issued between 9pm on ...

Jan 27 2019

From the Office of Mitch McConnell

With the Trump shutdown now in its second month, and the dire impacts for federal workers and contractors and their fellow Americans becoming ever more clear, People For ...

Jan 27 2019

USA gov't shutdown ends, but border issue remains

Trump, in a weakened negotiating position, will try again to persuade lawmakers to finance the wall, with a February 15 deadline looming as he holds out the potential of ...

Jan 27 2019

Philippine church bomb death toll rises to 27

Police said at least 21 people died and 71 were injured. Civilians bore the brunt of the attack, which also killed at least seven soldiers. Images posted on social ...

Jan 27 2019

Trump Still Proclaims "We Will Build the Wall" - Mish Talk

The president has said that he could declare a national emergency to fund the border wall unilaterally if Congress does not provide the money. But on Friday, he rev...

Jan 27 2019

John McCallum out as ambassador to China following controversial comments

She was being sought by the United States , which claims she committed fraud by lying to bankers about allegedly violating U.S. sanctions on Iran. She is also suspected ...

Jan 27 2019

Kushner Trumped Top Secret Clearance Process After Two Rejections

MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow on Thursday explained the security clearance scandal in President Donald Trump's White House . Jared Kushner was awarded top securit...

Jan 27 2019

Alps plane crash: Five dead after helicopter and aircraft collide in Italy

It was not clear how the crash happened or who was on board the two aircraft. One person was hospitalised with serious injuries. Six hospital intensive care wards hav...

Jan 27 2019

Native American activist says he forgives boys in videos

He wrote: 'We should not have allowed ourselves to be bullied and pressured into making a statement prematurely, and we take full responsibility for it . He added in a J...

Jan 27 2019

Wind Chill Advisory For Michigan, Freezing Temperatures

Friday . Wind chills values will be even colder than that which keeps the frostbite potential around. The real blast of cold arrives Thursday night and into Friday . T...

Jan 27 2019

Europe Gives Maduro A Timeline For New Elections

The Trump administration's new special envoy on the Venezuelan political crisis is well known in Latin American circles - from his guilty plea for withholding information...

Jan 27 2019

Shooting in Louisiana leaves 5 dead; gunman still at large

Deputies arrived at the scene and were able to interview one of the victims before both died. The victims, Billy Ernest, 43, Summer Ernest, 20, and 17-year-old Tanner E...

Jan 27 2019

'Great for Canada' if USA drops extradition request for Huawei CFO

It follows controversial comments Mr McCallum made about an extradition case involving a senior executive from the Chinese telecoms giant Huawei. Guy Saint-Jacques, a f...

Jan 26 2019

YouTube Promises to Recommend Less Videos With Misleading Titles and Descriptions

YouTube says the decision affects less than 1 percent of videos - but this will still impact millions of clips. These changes, which will apply to U.S. That's because Y...

Jan 26 2019

Officer killed during apparent game of Russian roulette with fellow officer

The statement says that Officer Nathaniel Hendren shot Alix in the chest while they were exchanging a revolver back-and-forth, taking turns pulling the trigger. In a stat...

Jan 26 2019

Spanish Rescuers Find Body of Toddler Trapped in Well

Julen Rosello was found lifeless and it left his family distraught. The politican also mentioned Julen's parents, Vicky Garcia and Jose Rosello, saying, "Let's continu...

Jan 26 2019

Nigeria opposition party pauses election campaign over suspension of judge

Signed by Kola Ologbondiyan National Publicity Secretary and Director, Media & Publicity PDP Presidential Campaign Organization (PPCO), the statement said Nigerians must ...

Jan 26 2019

Trump changes course, will delay SOTU till shutdown over

The Washington Post's Dave Weigel said that despite tradition, delivering the State of the Union as an address didn't begin until Woodrow Wilson, but even so the decisi...