Stories about World Media

Jun 07 2017

Multiple fatalities reported after shooting at Orlando business

A co-worker of the gunman in a workplace shooting in Florida had requested a protective injunction against him three years ago but then withdrew it without explanation....

Jun 07 2017

Qatar flight ban begins, first efforts seen to resolve crisis

Saudi Arabia has blocked all land, sea and air routes to Qatar , and the UAE has closed its airports and harbors to Qatari flights and shipping. Qatar's preparations ...

Jun 07 2017

Duterte confident Marawi siege to end in '3 days'

Recent fears the IS terror network has turned to Southeast Asia, specifically the Philippines, as its new terror hub reignited recently when fighting broke out between Ma...

Jun 07 2017

Protest planned in response to U.S. withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Organizers for the "March for Truth" rallies Saturday say their objective is to "let our elected leaders know that Americans want answers". "We applaud President...

Jun 07 2017

Paid after all, says Hamas lawmaker

In six days, Israel had occupied three times more territory in the region than it did after the 1948 war, which had driven 700,000 Palestinians from their homeland. Aft...

Jun 07 2017

Qatar faces airspace ban as crisis with neighbours grows

Qatar denies backing militants and its foreign minister has called for "a dialogue of openness and honesty". "Algeria appeals for the need to observe, in all circumstance...

Jun 07 2017

Police shot, injured attacker near Notre Dame

No group immediately claimed responsibility, and Collomb said he appeared to have acted alone. A man has been shot at the Notre Dame cathedral after trying to attack po...

Jun 07 2017

United Kingdom police names two London attackers, says one previously known to them

Khuram Shazad Butt, left, and Rachid Redouane are seen in a photo combination released by London's Metropolitan Police on June 5, 2017. Butt was previously known to p...

Jun 07 2017

1500 injured in panic

Up to 400 Juventus fans are reported to have been hurt after a stampede was triggered in a crowd in Turin watching the Champions League final. At least two people ...

Jun 07 2017

Trent Reznor Announces Trilogy Of Nine Inch Nails EPs

And knowing there's new NIN on the way is definitely welcome news to any fan of the band! Back in December Nine Inch Nails gave everyone a holiday gift in Not The Ac...

Jun 07 2017

British police name two London Bridge attackers, say one was investigated before

Khuram Butt , 27, was married with children and lived in Barking, east London for a number of years. "We grieve the loss of our attractive, loving daughter and sister...

Jun 07 2017

More than 200 cats killed in one month in small French town

There were reports that birds and rodents have also been found dead, and residents are concerned that other animals and even people could be affected by whatever has been...

Jun 07 2017

Saudi Arabia revokes license of Qatar Airways, offices to close

The diplomatic spat has created a rift in the Gulf Cooperation Council, a regional alliance made up of Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain , Oman, Kuwait and Qatar. Qatar a...

Jun 07 2017

British Police Name Third London Attacker

He said authorities had not shared any information with them. Trump said he had spoken with May to express America's "unwavering support" and offer US assistance as the...

Jun 07 2017

London attack: investigation continues as Britain responds to another blow

The White House is denying that President Donald Trump is picking a fight with London's mayor - and that the president's comments are related to the mayor's Muslim fa...

Jun 07 2017

Police ID 2 attackers in deadly London terrorist strike

This undated image provided by the Archibald family shows Christine Archibald . They say Archibald was struck by the van driven by the attackers and died in her fiancé's...

Jun 07 2017

UK Police Name Two London Attackers

London police say they can not confirm the names of people caught up in the attack . His accomplice, Khuram Shazad Butt (27), a 27-year-old British citizen born in Pakis...

Jun 07 2017

US Supreme Court sets deadline for Muslim travel ban filings

Challengers to the executive order have had a run of successes in federal courts around the country, arguing that the first version of the travel ban , signed a week a...

Jun 07 2017

Man dies after mass brawl at northern NSW park

Emergency services raced to the scene at Knox Park about 12.30pm and arrived to find a vicious brawl involving up to 30 people had broken out. One man, estimated to be ...

Jun 07 2017

Met names third London bridge attacker as Italian national

Police identified the second attacker as 30-year-old Rachid Redouane , also known as Rachid Elkhdar, who claimed to have both Moroccan and Libyan roots and worked as a p...