Stories about World Media

Jun 04 2017

Venezuela's Maduro gives details of plan to rewrite charter

The chief of Venezuela's electoral council says the embattled South American nation jolted by almost two months of opposition protests will hold regional elections in D...

Jun 04 2017

London's Mayor Says 'We Will Never Let These Cowards Win' After Attack

British police have asked for people with photos or videos of the incidents to hand them to authorities so they can be used as possible evidence. "We believe three peop...

Jun 04 2017

Slipping in polls as election looms, British PM boycotts TV debate

May called the election three years early in a bid to strengthen her hand going into Brexit talks, which are due to begin on June 19. "Where do you think Theresa May...

Jun 04 2017

London Bridge terror attack

Police said multiple casualties were reported, and British media reported that more than one person had been killed in the rampage. Similar attacks, in Berlin, Nice, Br...

Jun 04 2017

Prime Minister strongly condemns London terror attack

A few minutes later he tweeted a message of support for Londoners, stating "We are with you". Earlier this week, the Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to imm...

Jun 04 2017

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Demands Special Session For Transgender 'Bathroom Bill'

There was no word out of Abbott's office on whether he was planning to call for a special session, a period that could last up to 30 days with the governor setting the ...

Jun 04 2017

Former Greek prime minister Lucas Papademos injured after his vehicle explodes

The former prime minister's auto was parked by the side of the road, in front of its escort vehicle. Authorities say the daytime left the 69-year-old Papademos with non-l...

Jun 04 2017

Van strikes pedestrians on London Bridge

The three attackers shot by armed officers are all dead, police said. At least six people were killed and 30 others injured Sunday in two terror attacks at central...

Jun 04 2017

USA billionaire Bloomberg offers $15M to United Nations for climate change

Trump said in his announcement that the U.S. would seek a more "fair" deal. "If such a major emitter as the USA is not going to cooperate entirely then it won't be poss...

Jun 04 2017

US Missile Test A Success!: What it Means for Keeping America Safe

The North Koreans have not yet tested an intercontinental ballistic missile but are believed to be planning to. "We are prepared to test-fire ICBMs anywhere and any t...

Jun 04 2017

Palestinian protesters hold Trump effigy at gunpoint to decry visit

President Donald Trump's non-stop flight from Riyadh to Tel Aviv is being described as the first ever non-stop flight between Saudi Arabia and Israel . The last talks be...

Jun 04 2017

China And EU Will "Join Forces" To Fight Climate Change Without America

Climate experts said Li's remarks showed Beijing was keenly aware of the possible far-reaching impact of an American withdrawal from the Paris climate accord on the exi...

Jun 04 2017

Report auto hits pedestrians on London Bridge, some said hurt

Armed officers and ambulances raced to the scene. There were also reports of a third incident, a stabbing in the Vauxhall area of London . Prime Minister Theresa Ma...

Jun 04 2017

CNN Fires Kathy Griffin

Party spokesman Michael Reed says Griffin is wrong to play the victim after she posed with the likeness of Trump's bloody, severed head. Bloom explained that the idea...

Jun 04 2017

Kathy Griffin Gets Death Threats, Says Career Is Over

Kathy Griffin has broken down and accused President Donald Trump and his family of launching a campaign to ruin her life. In addition to backlash from the public, Gr...

Jun 04 2017

Three attacks in central London, at least one dead

Three suspected attackers have been shot dead by police. At least six were killed when a van swerved off the road and hit the pedestrians on London Bridge early Sunda...

Jun 04 2017

Prime Minister: Attack being treated as potential act of terrorism

Police said six people died and 20 were injured in the attacks, while police shot dead three suspects. People were warned to avoid the area while emergency vehicles att...

Jun 04 2017

Sri Lanka Rescuers Find Bodies as Death Toll Rises

The Disaster Management Centre said almost 600,000 people had been forced from their homes. More than 100 people are still missing after the worst rains in the Indian O...

Jun 04 2017

Six killed in Borough Market attack

Third attack in three months is horrifying'. But there is no "silver bullet" to stop attacks says Anthony Bubalo, the Lowy Institute's deputy director. Three men then l...

Jun 04 2017

London Mayor: Some injured in attack are in critical condition

The force initially said officers were also responding to a reported third incident, in the Vauxhall area of London . Three assailants stabbed passers-by at random a...