Stories about World Media

Feb 09 2019

NYPD demands Google remove feature revealing DWI checkpoints

The agency has slammed this practice as "irresponsible" as it may encourage reckless driving and could be of benefit to drunk drivers as they are being given the opportun...

Feb 09 2019

Man charged in shooting of school bus driver on I-35W

An 8-year-old child also on the bus was not injured. "The words to describe what went on here, you nearly start running out of ways to describe this". CCTV video of t...

Feb 09 2019

DOCTOR: Trump In ‘Very Good Health’ For Presidency ‘And Beyond’

His doctor then said the president was in "excellent health" but would do well to drop 10 to 15 pounds and shift to a low-fat, low-carb diet and take up a more defined ex...

Feb 08 2019

Oil workers flee Venezuela's crisis for a better life

A man looks on after trucks arrived at a warehouse, where global humanitarian aid for Venezuela will be stored according to authorities, near the Tienditas cross-border b...

Feb 08 2019

Dane first to be jailed over Jehovah's Witness link in Russian Federation

His wife, Irina Christensen, told reporters , "The same thing could happen to any of us". Before hearing his verdict, Dennis Christensen , a Danish citizen, told report...

Feb 08 2019

Yet another Virginia politician facing questions over yearbook photos showing blackface

Days later, sexual assault allegations against Fairfax surfaced against Fairfax, the lieutenant governor and the next-in-line should Northam resign. His disclosure stir...

Feb 08 2019

Priests Sexually Abuse Nuns, Admits Pope Francis

Last week a Vatican magazine reported on nuns aborting the children of priests And an investigation by the Associated Press a year ago revealed cases of abuse of nuns i...

Feb 08 2019

Trump weighs in on Virginia Democrats’ woes

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam , accompanied by his wife Pamela Northam announces he will not resign during a news conference Richmond , Virginia, U.S. "I think tha...

Feb 08 2019

Trump heading to border city of El Paso for campaign rally

That episode ended when Trump and Congress agreed to temporary funding to give more time to talk about border security. We have to have it, it's not an option. The meet...

Feb 08 2019

UN marks female genital mutilation zero-tolerance day

The Italian ambassador to the UN, Mariangela Zappia, recalled that girls and women were "born complete" and do not need their bodies mutilated, which is a violation of th...

Feb 08 2019

Manslaughter conviction upheld of young woman who texted boyfriend to kill himself

Carter opted against a jury trial, leaving her fate in the hands of Judge Lawrence Moniz, who found her guilty of involuntary manslaughter. Michelle Carter listens to...

Feb 08 2019

Three weather warnings issued as Storm Erik approaches Ireland

The ESB has said that around 2,500 customers across the country are without power because of the storm. Some patchy rain across eastern England before the heavy rain acro...

Feb 08 2019

House Panel Votes to Authorize Subpoena for Acting Attorney General

Whitaker is slated to testify before the panel on Friday about his involvement in the Mueller probe, and whether he made any plans to derail the investigation before he w...

Feb 08 2019

Thai Princess Ubolratana Mahidol running to be Prime Minister against military candidate

The nomination of a member of the royal family by the pro-Thaksin Thai Raksa Chart party could transform an election that had been viewed as a straightforward battle betw...

Feb 08 2019

Why the world's drug cartels have set their sights on Australians

Another 25kg of cocaine, worth about $9.5 million, and 5kg of heroin valued at $2.6 million, was also uncovered in the shipment of 850 vehicle audio parts. As part of the...

Feb 08 2019

‘I Will Never Let You Down,’ Trump Says at National Prayer Breakfast

While speaking with reporters, Pelosi turned the blame on the president for criticizing the House of Representatives. She said that while she respects the office Trump ...

Feb 08 2019

Saudi crown prince told aide he would use 'a bullet' on Khashoggi

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman told a top aide he would use "a bullet" on Jamal Khashoggi one year before the Saudi journalist was killed in October...

Feb 08 2019

Frozen cat thaws out after getting stuck in snow

Fluffy she gained consciousness, but her temperature remained too low. Typically, cats have temperatures around 101 degrees. This outdoor cat has certainly used up one of...

Feb 08 2019

League Two Newport land FA Cup meeting with Man City

Middlesbrough have endured a nightmare week as they build-up to their Championship showdown with Leeds United at The Riverside on Saturday afternoon. He sprinted off, ...

Feb 08 2019

France recalls ambassador to Italy over 'provocations'

While Thursday's diplomatic action was going on, he was attending one such townhall meeting in the small eastern town of Etang-sur-Arroux. "While he speaks, I am working ...