Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Pittsburgh and Paris mayors to Trump: 'We have our own climate deal'

That means putting aside parochial politics and embracing the global challenge of fighting climate change. Hawaii has become the first state to enact a law that aligns ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump defends tweeting as valuable tool

For many Americans, including myself, United States President Donald Trump is like a pimple on social media that can not be squashed. Trump has been angry with Sessio...

Jun 08 2017

Trump launches new vicious attack on London mayor

Mayor Sadiq Khan, who made history as the British capital's first Muslim leader, has repeatedly been targeted by Trump on Twitter. "I think Donald Trump is wrong in w...

Jun 08 2017

London Bridge attackers named

London's Metropolitan Police named two of the attackers shot dead by police during Saturday's terrorist attack in central London and said one of them was known to se...

Jun 08 2017

Jordan downgrades Qatari ties

Trump's tweets came as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, speaking in New Zealand, took a somewhat different tack, noting that "all" countries in the Persian Gulf "have w...

Jun 08 2017

One dead, 12 injured in attacks on Iran parliament and shrine

The video opens by showing a quick shot of a man carrying an assault-style rifle walking out of an office, while a bloodied body of a man lies on the office floor. The la...

Jun 08 2017

How Celebrities Reacted To The London Attacks

Last night, a gang of terrorists struck just after 10pm after a white Transit van hit a crowd of people on London Bridge . "So far officers have arrested 12 people -...

Jun 08 2017

French president says 8th death confirmed after London attacks

He did not identify the victim, but British police recovered a body Tuesday downstream from the bridge. Zaghba reportedly said " I'm going to be a terrorist ", before b...

Jun 08 2017

Jordan Expels Qatari Ambassador, Trump Praises Cutting Ties

In a later official statement, Trump urged the Gulf to be "united for peace and security in the region". Three of the council's six members have severed relations wit...

Jun 08 2017

Teen girl 'made boyfriend gas himself so she'd win sympathy'

His body was found in a Kmart parking lot several miles outside Boston. Carter , a now-20-year-old Plainville resident, is accused of persuading her boyfriend Conrad ...

Jun 08 2017

UAE says more Qatar curbs possible, warns against Iran involvement

Energy-rich Qatar has long had strained ties with its neighbors, but the move by Saudi Arabia and its supporters raised fears of more volatility in the region. The Intern...

Jun 08 2017

Judge Rejects Uber's Bid To Pause Self-Driving Car Lawsuit

Uber sought to have the whole case stayed while it makes a second try, via an appeal, to move it to arbitration, which it says is required under Levandowski's employment ...

Jun 08 2017

Cow slaughter in UP to be punishable under NSA, Gangsters Act

DGP's office spokesperson Rahul Srivatstava told DNA that provisions of NSA and Gangsters Act were invoked in the past as well against those found guilty of slaughterin...

Jun 08 2017

LeBron James Shuts Down Reporter After Game 2 Loss

The referees need to bite the whistle and call a more even game. "Implore them to win it for me because it's not important for them to win it for themselves". James and D...

Jun 08 2017

Iran: Twin attack on Parliament and Shrine in Tehran

Police officers control the scene, around of shrine of late Iranian revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, after an assault by several attackers in Tehran , just ou...

Jun 08 2017

Saudi minister denies his country involved in Iran attacks

The IS group often claims attacks around the world, even when links to the group can not be confirmed. "Despite the threat Iran is facing, the Iranian authorities shoul...

Jun 08 2017

Coal sector alone in celebrating U.S. exit from Paris Agreement

With President Donald Trump pulling the U.S. out of the Paris climate accord, China and California signed an agreement June 6 to work together on reducing emissions ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump Credits Himself for Saudi-Led Break With Qatar

Saudi Arabia , the UAE, Egypt and Bahrain said on Monday they would sever all ties with Qatar , accusing it of supporting terrorism. Yemen , the Maldives and Libya's...

Jun 08 2017

Iran Revolutionary Guards blame Saudi Arabia for deadly attacks in Tehran

The attacks were the first claimed by the hard-line Sunni Muslim militant group inside the Shiite Muslim country. The source noted that the attackers opened fire at p...

Jun 08 2017

United Kingdom police allegedly warned about extremist views of London Bridge terrorist

Trump began tweeting about the attacks an hour or so after initial news reports . Papers including the top-selling Sun tabloid said one of the attackers was a 27-yea...