Stories about World Media

Jun 04 2017

Officials say Trump may not try to block Comey's testimony

In a letter to White House Counsel Don McGahn, the Democrats said that "any such assertion of privilege is nearly certainly baseless, particularly given that Mr. Trump ...

Jun 04 2017

Trump, the Paris Agreement and the Breakdown of Multilateralism

At City Hall and on the streets, Pittsburgh residents expressed support for efforts to combat global warming and complained that the president, in singling out this c...

Jun 04 2017

Pyongyang says it is prepared to test-fire ballistic missiles at any time

On Tuesday, just two days after North Korea's latest ballistic missile launch and Kim Jong Un's promise of a "bigger gift package" to the United States, the Pentagon anno...

Jun 04 2017

Resorts World Manila Gunman Identified and Motive Established

ISIS had claimed responsibility for the attack late Friday but officials have denied the attack was a terror-related incident and they repeated that denial Sunday. In the...

Jun 04 2017

A visual guide to the London Bridge attacks

The violence turned a warm spring night in an area packed with revellers into a scene of panic and chaos, with officers running through crowded streets screaming for peop...

Jun 04 2017

US praises PM Modi's call for freedom of navigation for peace

Highlighting that "the United States regards the threat from North Korea as a clear and present danger", Mattis also noted that the Pyongyang regime has been increasing t...

Jun 04 2017

How British media reported London terror attacks

Simon Thompson told Sky News that he was just outside Borough Market when he saw crowds fleeing. After one of the men was shot, Sciotto, captured a photo of the s...

Jun 04 2017

UN extends North Korea sanctions in 'clear message' to Pyongyang

Amid growing threats to security, the USA secretary of defense on Saturday sought to reassure nervous allies about America's commitment to the Asia-Pacific region. and ot...

Jun 04 2017

London Attack: Police Arrest 12 In East London Suburb

He said: "Our thoughts are now with the people affected by last night's attack in London , particularly the families of the seven people killed during the incident". Po...

Jun 04 2017

London Bridge terror attack death toll rises to 7

After that attack , Britain's official terrorism threat level was raised from "severe" to "critical", meaning an attack may be imminent. "The Prime Minister and Mayo...

Jun 04 2017

Police raid flat of one of London Bridge attackers

Iran has condemned the London terrorist attack , which left seven dead and at least 48 injured on Saturday night, adding that the recent surge in terrorism worldwide...

Jun 04 2017

Ukip refuse to suspend campaigning in wake of London attack

Police said they fired shots after reports of stabbings in the nearby Borough Market area, but gave no immediate details. She also said the people need to be more vig...

Jun 04 2017

China paying close attention to US decision to quit Paris climate deal

That is, that Trump is judged by different standards than previous USA presidents for doing the same things they've done. The reason: the 1997 legally binding clim...

Jun 04 2017

China reaches for climate leadership mantle

Global leaders and scientists are saying jobs can be created in green technology, which will give the China the edge. "I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsb...

Jun 04 2017

Leo Varadkar set to be Ireland's first openly gay Prime Minister

Varadkar was elected on Friday as leader of Ireland's Fine Gael, the country's biggest political party. Fine Gael politicians and members voted for the new party lead...

Jun 04 2017

Senate likely won't repeal Obamacare totally

Wading back into the politically suicidal waters of repealing the Affordable Care Act and leaving millions of Americans without health insurance coverage, GOP Senate Majo...

Jun 04 2017

NewsAlert: Canadian 'impacted' by London terror attack, official says

The prime minister said the election would be held as scheduled. At least seven people have been killed and 48 injured in a terror attack in central London, with police...

Jun 04 2017

Putin Comments on Trump's Move on US Exit From Paris Climate Accord

If you oppose Trump's decision to withdraw from the agreement, you're not alone. "Americans are not walking away from the Paris climate agreement ". Plank drew wide...

Jun 04 2017

Londoners offer cups of tea to those affected by terror attacks

While police are keen for witnesses to come forward with footage they may have shot on mobile phones, they are pleading with people not to share videos on social media. T...

Jun 04 2017

British PM May could lose majority in 8 June election: #YouGov projection

The pound fell by more than 0.5% on Wednesday morning before recovering some losses. If the YouGov model turns out to be accurate, May would be well short of the 326 ...