Stories about World Media

Jun 01 2017

Special aide to Brazil's Temer arrested in corruption probe

A demonstrator takes part in a clash with members of the security forces, in a day known as Occupy Brasilia , in Brasilia , Brazil, on May 24, 2017. It said the preside...

Jun 01 2017

Strong, swift UN reaction to Trump on climate

What is not yet clear is whether Trump plans to initiate a formal withdrawal from the Paris accord, which under the terms of the agreement could take three years, or exit...

Jun 01 2017

Noose found at exhibit in Museum of African American History

Tourists found the noose inside the museum's exhibition on segregation Wednesday afternoon, the Smithsonian Institution said in a news release. The exhibit was closed f...

Jun 01 2017

Hastings' Amber Rudd to stand in for PM at BBC election debate

The leaders of the Liberal Democrats, the UK Independence Party, the Greens and Welsh nationalist Plaid Cymru, and the deputy leader of the Scottish National Party, are a...

Jun 01 2017

Sea Lion Pulls Girl from Pier, Drags Her Underwater

The drama was filmed Saturday at Steveston Fisherman's Wharf in Richmond, British Columbia and as of yesterday it has been viewed more than 11 million times on YouTube. "...

Jun 01 2017

White House says Trump expected to pull USA from Paris deal

The administration's decision comes after months of internal debate and speculation about what Trump , who campaigned on leaving the deal, would do once he took office. ...

Jun 01 2017

Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

Goldman's position is somewhat puzzling as this particular bond will mature in five years, an unusually long exposure for typical emerging market money managers. Venezue...

Jun 01 2017

Theresa May projected to lose majority in parliament after election

Mrs May's decision to call an early election had provided a boost to the pound - with the currency shooting up from less than $1.26 to above $1.29 in one day and late...

Jun 01 2017

Kohli only Indian in top 10 ICC rankings

The top three batsmen - South Africa's AB de Villiers (874 rating points), Australian David Warner (871) and Kohli (852) are separated by just 22 points. Hashim Aml...

Jun 01 2017

Manchester attack: Teenager among eight arrested over deadly bombing

The New York Times published online several photos and details from the ongoing investigation on Wednesday, including bits of shrapnel and remains of the clothing worn b...

Jun 01 2017

Trump ignores question about Kushner back channel reports

The omission brought him under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny in conjunction with its probe into Russian interference in the presidential election. But the ...

Jun 01 2017

Jeremy Corbyn to take part in seven-way TV debate

She was quoted by the BBC as saying that the Labour leader "seems to be paying far more attention to how many appearances on telly he's doing, and he ought to be paying...

Jun 01 2017

India, Spain sign 7 agreements

He is the first prime minister since Rajiv Gandhi to visit the country on a standalone visit. Spain and India also stressed on climate action with the two leaders reite...

Jun 01 2017

Nigeria to Maintain Crude Output As Opec Extends Crude Cut

Analysts said that the OPEC-led production cuts would support a further rise in USA output. Global oil prices dropped 5 percent despite the extended oil productio...

Jun 01 2017

Trump to take United States out of Paris climate agreement

The landmark agreement, made between almost 200 countries who committed to combatting global warming , was led by former president Barack Obama and signed in December 20...

Jun 01 2017

Trump to announce decision on Paris climate agreement soon

Trump said Wednesday in a tweet , "I will be announcing my decision on the Paris Accord over the next few days", adding his campaign slogan, " Make America Great ...

Jun 01 2017

Top Trump aide exiting: First shoe to drop in wider shuffle?

Dubke, 47, occupied the high-powered but low-profile, post for three crisis-filled months. Spicer worked with White House chief of staff Reince Priebus at the Rep...

Jun 01 2017

What we know - and don't know - about Jared Kushner's Russia contacts

It is surprising, though, that officials would jeopardize their credibility and stature with talking points that are literally unbelievable. "It's both normal, in my op...

Jun 01 2017

Zuma survives again, but issues stern warning to NEC members

But on Monday, the secretary general of the ANC Gwede Mantashe poured cold water on the possibility of a Zuma exit before his term as national president ends in 2019. But...

Jun 01 2017

Trump calls Manchester attack perpetrators 'evil losers'

Trent Franks, R-Glendale, joins House members calling on President Donald Trump to honor a campaign pledge to move the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusal...