Stories about World Media

Feb 02 2019

Bangkok sends in the drones to clear smog

Toxic air pollution, with PM2.5 levels grossly exceeding safety limits, has led to schools being directed to shut down in Thailand's capital, Bangkok, for the remainder o...

Feb 02 2019

Virginia governor apologizes for racist yearbook photo

Tran submitted the bill to save the inchworms on the same day that she submitted the bill to expand the scope of partial birth abortion in Virginia , so clearly she ha...

Feb 02 2019

Outrage After Maduro Troops Intimidate Guaido at His Home

Guaido, in the meantime, said he will soon announce new boards of directors for PDVSA and Citgo. Guaido declared last week that he's interim president of Venezuela and ...

Feb 02 2019

Powerful 6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Southern Mexico - Seismological Service

There were no initial reports of injuries or damage. The quake struck near the Mexico-Guatemala border, 37 kilometers (23 miles) southwest of Ciudad Hidalgo, in the M...

Feb 02 2019

Lindsey Graham Wants FBI Briefing On Roger Stone Raid

Donald Trump's former political adviser Roger Stone says that his former boss' presidency is in big danger. Graham, R-S.C., said in a letter to FBI Director Christo...

Feb 02 2019

At least 8 dead after bitter cold sweeps Midwest

BBC reporter Harry Low is in Chicago where temperatures have dropped to -30 degrees. "Here we are going right into spring-like temperatures". By the weekend, daytime temp...

Feb 02 2019

US border agency says it's made biggest-ever fentanyl bust

A 26 year old Mexican national was driving the truck. Vaughn said 114 kilograms of fentanyl, 179 kilograms of methamphetamine and one kilogram of fentanyl pills were fo...

Feb 02 2019

European Union offers visa-free travel for UAE Britons

Mr Picardo said: "No one will be surprised to hear the Spanish government making provocative statements in respect of Gibraltar". " Gibraltar is not a colony and it is ...

Feb 02 2019

Senator Elizabeth Warren apologises to Cherokee Nation for DNA test

A spokesperson for the Cherokee Nation told the Times that Warren "apologized for causing confusion on tribal sovereignty and tribal citizenship and the harm that has r...

Feb 02 2019

Federal judge warns she may impose gag order on Roger Stone, prosecutors

He and others in the case, Jackson said, could still "discuss foreign relations, immigration or Tom Brady". Presumably Stone would be free to offer fashion advice video...

Feb 02 2019

Polar Vortex Brings Record-Breaking Deep Freeze to Midwest

Peter Sinks, Utah , holds the record of the second-lowest temperatures in the contiguous 48 United States at minus 69 degrees Fahrenheit, which happened on February ...

Feb 01 2019

Corsica gunman found dead after killing one, wounding five in dog dispute

The incident is now ongoing in the city of Bastia, on the French island of Corsica. One police officer was lightly injured, officials said. The motive of the attack r...

Feb 01 2019

Canada reducing Canadian staff at Cuba embassy by half

He arrived in Cuba last summer. It's the latest development in an global mystery that has seen Canadian and US diplomats in Havana hit with concussion-like symptoms, an...

Feb 01 2019

Trump Jr. Blasts Adam Schiff

CNN is reporting that the Senate Intelligence Committee has been shown records indicating that mystery phone calls by Donald Trump Jr . ahead of the infamous Trump ...

Feb 01 2019

Media avoiding coverage of New York's 'ghoulish radical' abortion law

Cuomo said previously that he stood with Pope Francis on the passing of the bill, insinuating that doing so meant that he stood against the state's bishops . Another pos...

Feb 01 2019

Foreign secretary: Brexit may need to be delayed

Hunt also said it was too early to say if an extension to the Brexit process would be required. As reported, in a 45-minute phone call between the two leaders, Downin...

Feb 01 2019

United States man accused of pouring ice on floor and faking fall

Mr Goldinsky is shown to throw ice onto the canteen floor before lying on the ground in an laughable attempt to make it look like he had fallen. (Picture: Middlesex Count...

Feb 01 2019

Trump Slams Schumer, Dems Over Iran

Special Representative Stephen Biegun, who is in charge of day-to-day negotiations with the North, said the declaration will be required to acknowledge complete denuclear...

Feb 01 2019

Russian lawmaker arrested on senate floor for murders

Other Upper House members, who had just ruled in favor of stripping him of parliamentary immunity, watched as Arashukov, a tall, strongly-built young man, stood obedientl...

Feb 01 2019

Cory Booker Announces He's Running for President

Booker, 49, said in the video, "The history of our nation is defined by collective action; by interwoven destinies of slaves and abolitionists; of those born here and tho...