Stories about World Media

Jun 02 2017

Pittsburgh Mayor Rejects Trump Citing The City To Support Climate Decision

French President Emmanuel Macron said Donald Trump had made an historic error Thursday, June 1, by abandoning the Paris climate agreement , and urged frustrated USA ...

Jun 02 2017

Gunman storms Philippine casino, police suspect robbery

But the incident was most likely a robbery gone wrong, Dela Rosa said, pointing out the man did not shoot at anyone and appeared to be intent just on stealing gambling ch...

Jun 02 2017

Jason Chaffetz Announces He Will Leave Congress Early, Won't Finish Out Term

In addition to the firing of Comey, it is conducting a probe of whether former Trump National Security Adviser Michael Flynn misled security clearance investigators about...

Jun 02 2017

'Drive out' extremists: Trump to Middle East

When given the real reason for a lack of protest, Ross said that the law might be why there were no protest, but it was probably really about how awesome Trump is. Secret...

Jun 02 2017

China, ASEAN agree on framework for S.China Sea code of conduct

On Thursday, China and ASEAN announced that they had reached agreement on the terms of a Code of Conduct framework to regulate their interactions in the South Chi...

Jun 02 2017

Spicer refers all Russia-related questions to Trump's lawyer

The President tweeted on Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". Pic...

Jun 02 2017

Gatland barbs were said 'in jest' - Jones

Rugby fans have been given a tantalising taste of the new jersey and there is a new crest. Unlikely. They have only done it once before in New Zealand - and that was ...

Jun 02 2017

Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

PM Modi met Chancellor Angela Merkel at a picturesque castle that is located near the capital city, Berlin. Trump did not take it lying down and used his favorite...

Jun 02 2017

Gunmen attack casino resort in Philippines

The police chief says none of the dead bodies had gunshot wounds. The nature of the incident is also unclear, as emergency personnel said they have treated people for smo...

Jun 02 2017

Civilians flee Islamic State-held Syria cities after strikes: Monitor

Hussein's comments came just one day after a Pentagon investigation admitted that more than 100 civilians had been killed in a U.S. airstrike in Iraq in March, but larg...

Jun 02 2017

Two blasts at transport terminal in Indonesian capital

No one has yet claimed responsibility for the explosions. Hundreds of radicals from the South-east Asian state have flocked to Syria to fight with IS, sparking fears that...

Jun 02 2017

McKenna 'deeply disappointed' in USA decision to pull out of Paris

The United States was one of 195 nations that agreed to the accord in Paris in December 2015, a deal that former U.S. President Barack Obama was instrumental in brokeri...

Jun 02 2017

Pentagon missile defense program scores a win

The target was a custom-made missile meant to simulate an ICBM, meaning it flew faster than missiles used in previous intercept tests, according to Christopher Johnson, t...

Jun 02 2017

French President Macro expected today in Mali

He is due to speak with Mali's President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita during his short visit. The operation comprises around 4,000 soldiers who are deployed in five countries...

Jun 02 2017

Philippine military airstrikes kill 10 troops: defence chief

Up to 90 percent of Marawi's people have fled to safety amid the intense fighting and military airstrikes, and rescuers in ambulance vans have crisscrossed the city in ...

Jun 02 2017

Massive slide covers stretch of iconic California highway

Roughly 1,500 feet of a state highway in California is closed after a landslide. According to the California Department of Transportation, on May 20, 2017, more than a ...

Jun 02 2017

Barack Obama's statement on Trump's Paris Agreement withdrawal

The US Conference of Mayors said it strongly opposed Trump's action and vowed that American mayors would continue efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions blamed ...

Jun 02 2017

Trump Stands With Pittsburgh, But Mayor Says He's With Paris

Here's what you need to know. "The Accord was negotiated poorly by the Obama Administration and signed out of desperation". "The president is sending a clear message th...

Jun 02 2017

Homeland Security chief signals shift on immigration program

While diaspora organizations and global NGOs sought an 18-month renewal, the US Department of Homeland Security gave only a six-month extension, calling on Haitian immi...

Jun 02 2017

Trump delays moving US Embassy to Jerusalem for now

President Donald Trump is expected this week to delay relocating the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv , U.S. officials and a diplomatic source said ...