Stories about World Media

Jun 01 2017

Trump repeats criticism of Germany as Merkel stands by stance

The West has become smaller, at least it has become weaker' . Trump's tweet came after Merkel told a meeting last Sunday that "the times in which (Germany) could fu...

Jun 01 2017

Trump and Hillary trade jabs in Twitter skirmish

As she had done previously, Clinton also chalked up her defeat to actions by then-FBI director James Comey, who she said dealt her campaign "a tremendous hit" when he bri...

Jun 01 2017

Activist Probing Ivanka Shoe Supplier Detained In China

The Ivanka Trump brand declined to comment for this story. Ivanka Trump has yet to comment. In early May, Jared Kushner's sister Nicole Kushner Meyer appeared at an e...

Jun 01 2017

At least 80 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghan officials have said a suicide vehicle bombing killed 80 and wounded as many as 350. Dozens were in critical condition. The early morning blast occurred next ...

Jun 01 2017

White House says Trump expected to pull United States from Paris deal

One expert group ran a worst-case computer simulation of what would happen if the US does not curb emissions, but other nations do meet their targets. The source, speakin...

Jun 01 2017

Trump, Merkel Relationship "Fairly Unbelievable", US White House Says

Trump has vowed to decide this week whether to pull the U.S. out of the Paris framework on climate change but left his counterparts in the G7 with no idea of which way ...

Jun 01 2017

UK Labour leader Corbyn denies honoring Munich attack killer

In a story in the Sunday Times , a column written by the Labour leader in October 2014 for the Morning Star refers to a ceremony he attended in Tunisia "where wreaths ...

Jun 01 2017

UK: Prime Minister May a no-show at seven-party debate

The Conservatives were represented by Home Secretary Amber Rudd, who accused Labour of having a "money-tree, wish-list manifesto and no plan for Brexit". Betting markets ...

Jun 01 2017

Theresa May: Back my vision of brighter Brexit future

It's the direct head-to-head debate with Jeremy Corbyn that she, just like David Cameron in 2015, has refused to take part in. With Ms Rudd already earmarked to stand i...

Jun 01 2017

Zbigniew Brzezinski, ex-aide to former US President Jimmy Carter, dies

In a statement issued on Friday, Carter said his wife "Rosalynn and I are saddened by the death of Zbigniew Brzezinski". Brzezinski was national security adviser to ...

Jun 01 2017

Iran hits back at Trump after Islam speech, Saudi arms deal

Drive them out! Drive them out of your places of worship! Drive them out of your communities. "We must stop what they are doing to inspire, because they do nothing to ins...

Jun 01 2017

President Trump says he favors more money for health care

Putin of Russian Federation. A person familiar with Trump's thinking says the president believes he is facing more of a communications problem than a legal one. Unit...

Jun 01 2017

Bombings by IS in Baghdad kill 31

In the second attack, an explosives-laden vehicle went off during rush hour near the state-run Public Pension Office in Baghdad's busy Shawaka area, killing 14 people...

Jun 01 2017

Truck bomb kills 90 in Afghan cpaital

A spokesman for the Taliban , whose forces are responsible for most of the intensifying violence across Afghanistan , said it was not behind the attack. US President D...

Jun 01 2017

Massive crowd gathers in support of Corbyn's visit to Cambridge

The veteran left-winger's decision to attend reflects a growing confidence in the Labour camp, buoyed by the latest YouGov poll that suggested the United Kingdom could b...

Jun 01 2017

President Trump to announce decision on climate change Thursday

The U.S. could stay in the agreement and work toward fulfilling its pledges. Trump was critical of the deal during his campaign and has been considering whether to rema...

Jun 01 2017

Biden: Paris deal 'best way to protect' United States leadership

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt , an oil industry ally and climate change doubter. While the White House downplayed stories about the Russi...

Jun 01 2017

United States airstrike hits pro-regime forces in Syria — Military official

Russian Federation is a key ally of Syrian dictator Bashar al Assad's regime, which called the US-led action a "brazen attack" and insisted it would "not be intimidated" ...

Jun 01 2017

Sri Lanka seeks worldwide help after deadly flooding, landslides

People are transported on top of an armored personnel carrier on a flooded road as a man pushes his bike through the water, in Bulathsinhala village, in Kalutara, Sri La...

Jun 01 2017

Trump actively looking for new FBI director, spokesman says

He called Comey a "showboat" and a "grandstander" in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt, and later tweeted : " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of o...