Stories about World Media

Jun 06 2017

What's at stake for the U.S. after Qatar hit with diplomatic crisis

It was unclear how it would play with the military base. But recent Gulf reports have charged the relationship goes beyond resource management, accusing Qatari officials ...

Jun 06 2017

Manchester feels the love with Ariana Grande's charity concert

Further, 22.6M people tuned in for at least three minutes during the broadcast from the Old Trafford Cricket Ground. The show saw a whole host of stars from the Unite...

Jun 06 2017

Bloomberg and United States mayors form climate coalition

He "knows that it's changing and that the USA has to be responsible for it and that's what we're going to do", she said. The non-partisan organization is made up of all...

Jun 06 2017

Al Gore: Trump's Paris climate decision 'reckless,' indefensible'

It is imperative that the world know that in the USA, the actors that will provide the leadership necessary to meet our Paris commitment are found in city halls, state ca...

Jun 06 2017

UK Police Name Two London Attack Suspects

The Islamic State has claimed credit for both attacks. Deadly attacks by Islamist militants in Paris, Nice, Brussels, Berlin, Manchester and London over recent y...

Jun 06 2017

North Korea fires another missile

The White House said the president was briefed after North Korea fired another ballistic missile test Monday - its third in almost three weeks. It recently ordered...

Jun 06 2017

Kiki set to get Roland Garros fired up

Meanwhile, Williams won the first set against Bacsinszky before being outplayed in the final two of the two-hour, 12-minute match. Ostapenko now faces former No. And we...

Jun 06 2017

London Mayor Calls For Cancellation of Trump State Visit

Khan's office pointed out Trump's error later but the president responded by accusing London's mayor of making a "pathetic excuse". "We send our love to the victims' fami...

Jun 06 2017

Trump escalates feud with London mayor after terrorist attack

The terrorism threat within the United Kingdom does not seem to be originating from overseas, Metropolitan Police Commissioner Cressida Dick said Monday in the wake o...

Jun 06 2017

Arab states cut Qatar ties in major diplomatic crisis

Photo was released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA last Friday. Speaking to the Israeli parliament in a televised question-and-answer session, Lieberman said the decision ta...

Jun 06 2017

Five Arab states cut ties with Qatar

Saudi Arabia closed its land border with Qatar , through which the tiny Gulf nation imports most of its food, sparking a run on supermarkets. " Qatar has been exposed...

Jun 06 2017

London Bridge attack and its aftermath

He returned to Ireland again in 2015, again for an unknown length of time , but Taoiseach Enda Kenny said he was not one of a small number of radicals under surveillan...

Jun 06 2017

WWDC 2017: Apple announces iOS11, unveils new iMac Pro at $4999

Still, the Apple Watch hasn't been a smash hit, fueling worries that the company's ability to transfix customers had waned after the 2011 death of co-founder Steve Jobs. ...

Jun 06 2017

London mayor Sadiq Khan says Donald Trump will not 'divide our communities'

Trump tweeted Monday morning that London Mayor Sadiq Khan had offered a " pathetic excuse " and "had to think fast on his "no reason to be alarmed" statement ". Pre...

Jun 06 2017

Qatar crisis could risk USA military presence in Gulf

Kristian Ulrichsen, a Gulf expert at the US-based Baker Institute, said a lengthy closure of the airspace and land borders could be bad for the timeline and delivery of t...

Jun 06 2017

Murray ready for Khachanov test

Juan Martin del Potro, who crashed out of the French Open after suffering a straight-sets loss against Andy Murray , has hailed the Scot, saying the world number one p...

Jun 06 2017

British police reveal names of London attackers, say one investigated before

The victims reportedly included British nationals and foreigners. Another neighbor, Michael Mimbo, said he saw the van used in the attack near his home on Saturday, but d...

Jun 06 2017

Trump will not block ex-FBI chief Comey's testimony

WASHINGTON-U.S. President Donald Trump has no intention of blocking former FBI Director James Comey from testifying to Congress later this week about key conversation...

Jun 06 2017

Trump misdirects blame for slow confirmations

During the previous administration, President Barack Obama had formally nominated 219 candidates for executive branch positions by 20 May during the first year of his p...

Jun 06 2017

Trump lashes out at London mayor -- again

The Justice Department last week asked the US Supreme Court to reinstate Trumps executive order banning travel to the US from the six Muslim-majority nations while it app...