Stories about World Media

Jun 02 2017

US Mayors pledge to adopt goals of Paris Agreement

While shutting the dialogue on the current accord - drawn up under the Obama administration - Trump kept the door open for a "new transaction" on terms that are fai...

Jun 02 2017

Elon Musk Exits Trump Advisory Councils Amid Climate Accord Withdrawal

While some Republicans commended the decision - House Speaker Paul Ryan said the agreement was "a raw deal" - others joined Democrats in criticizing Trump's dec...

Jun 02 2017

Trump Says US Will Withdraw From Paris Climate Accord

President Trump - with one action - united world leaders, business chiefs, Democrats and many Republicans. It's the governor's first trip back to China since he led a...

Jun 02 2017

Police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

Greater Manchester Police chief constable Ian Hopkins said the leaked images of bomb parts had caused great distress to the families of the victims. She added that desp...

Jun 02 2017

Jury selection ends for day in officer's trial

Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez , who goes on trial for manslaughter this week. In announcing he was charging Officer Yanez with manslaughter , Ramsey County Att...

Jun 02 2017

Eni launches Coral South LNG project in Mozambique

Overcoming hard market conditions, Eni signed contracts and inked regulatory and financial agreements June 1 to pave a clear path toward development of the Coral South ...

Jun 02 2017

Nunes, sidelined from Russian Federation probe, launches one into 'unmasking' of Americans

In a separate statement on Wednesday, Republican Representative Mike Conaway and Democratic Representative Adam Schiff, who are leading the committee's Russian Federation...

Jun 02 2017

Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in besieged city

It's very sad to be hitting our own troops", Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana told reporters in Manila . The Philippines military has since been using armed fo...

Jun 02 2017

EU to block any US attempts for bilateral trade deals with members

Juncker's comments came in the wake of a tense encounter between European leaders and the new American president last week in Brussels . The Commission president calle...

Jun 02 2017

Trump quits Paris climate pact; allies voice dismay

President Donald Trump on Thursday said he will withdraw the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, spurning pleas from USA alli...

Jun 02 2017

Macron says long Trump handshake 'not innocent'

Although, it has to be said, Macron's initial handshake with US First Lady Melania Trump did last a touch too long. Macron added: "One must show that you won't make sma...

Jun 02 2017

The Economist, citing Brexit, rejects main parties in UK vote

But buoyed by rising poll ratings - and the chance to make May look evasive - Corbyn changed his mind. But the most powerful finale came from Mr Farron, who won loud ap...

Jun 02 2017

Firing at a casino resort in Manila, ISIS claims responsibility

Police said 54 others also sustained minor injuries in the melee. The gunman, who has not yet been identified, targeted the casino at Resorts World Manila , a comple...

Jun 02 2017

Companies Defend Paris Deal Because Of Its Economic Benefits

He said he would start a process that could last four years to withdraw from the deal, which has been signed by nearly every other nation on Earth. Brazil expressed "pr...

Jun 02 2017

Philippines president Duterte says he 'will not talk to terrorists'

It will not be any different from what the president, [Ferdinand] Marcos did. It provides the basis for declaring martial law and suspending the writ of habeas corpus in ...

Jun 02 2017

German FM plays down spat with US

Merkel did not mention Trump specifically, but she made it clear that her realization had come "in the last few days". Merkel acknowledges her comments may have taken o...

Jun 02 2017

Trump to interview two candidates for FBI director today

The White House also released a damaging letter from acting Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, which Rosenstein says he wrote at the president's request, slamming Comey's c...

Jun 02 2017

House Intel issues 7 subpoenas, Comey cleared to testify again

News reports said that the committee also had subpoenaed three former officials in a probe into whether Obama administration officials improperly unmasked the identities ...

Jun 02 2017

Explosions, gunfire reported at Philippines resort

Resort owner Travellers International Hotel Group Inc, a joint venture of the Philippines' Alliance Global Group Inc and Genting Hong Kong Ltd, said authorities were ...

Jun 02 2017

Basis of Martial Law declaration, still questionable to some

Fariñas is the chairman of the Committee of the Whole. Salalima, National Security Adviser Hermogenes C. Esperon, Jr. Under the Duterte regime, serious concern has emer...