Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Theresa May poised to win biggest Tory landslide since Thatcher

Now, with the May government facing yet another test of democracy, what will the results imply? After two deadly attacks in as many weeks it has become a battle over se...

Jun 08 2017

James Comey testimony: Three important takeaways from Comey's opening statement

But most salaciously: on March 30, Trump reportedly called Comey to complain about "the cloud" and tell him he "had not been involved with hookers in Russian Federa...

Jun 08 2017

Rouhani says Tehran attacks will make Iran more united - ISNA

It said a security guard was killed and that one of the attackers was killed by security guards. Iranian officials say they managed to foil a third attack. Mizan Online...

Jun 08 2017

Comey: Trump Asked For 'Loyalty,' Wanted Him to 'Let' Flynn Investigation 'Go'

Comey, in his testimony, said that he spoke privately with Trump nine times - including three one-on-one meetings - and took detailed notes of his encounters in declassif...

Jun 08 2017

Wall Street, Trump at play in New Jersey governor's race

Democrat Phil Murphy and Republican Lt. Gov. Kim Guadagno (gwah-DAHN'-yoh) won primary elections on Tuesday and will face off in November. She gained a reputation...

Jun 08 2017

Accused NSA leaker "scared that they would make her disappear", mom says

That'd make it pretty easy to pinpoint victor as the leaker. "We are overwhelmed. You are never prepared for something like this", Davis said. "Mainly she was concern...

Jun 08 2017

Iran Guards claim US, Saudi 'involved' in Tehran attacks

Another group of attackers, including a second suicide bomber, struck the shrine of revolutionary leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini . It was not immediately clear who...

Jun 08 2017

Police searching for man missing since London attack recover body from river

Thomas' next of kin have been informed of this development", police said in a statement . "He is thought to have been skateboarding in a park when he stopped to defend...

Jun 08 2017

UK police seeking missing attack victim find body in river

London police have not confirmed the name. London police have said 12 other people from the Barking neighbourhood held since the attack have been freed. As interior min...

Jun 08 2017

Corbyn stops off at the seaside on final day of campaigning

That kind of lead would give May a majority of 96 seats in parliament, up sharply from the working majority of 17 that the Conservatives had in the previous parliament....

Jun 08 2017

At least six killed as Cyclone Mora hits Bangladesh

The Indian Navy has rescued 27 people in a major operation in Bangladesh which has been hit hard by Cyclone Mora , causing widespread destruction and rendering millions ...

Jun 08 2017

Key excerpts of ex-FBI director Comey's upcoming testimony

He then said, 'I need loyalty.' I replied, 'You will always get honesty from me.' He paused and then said, 'That's what I want, honest loyalty.' I paused, and then said, ...

Jun 08 2017

Wawrinka ready for Murray rematch

Murray, who was runner-up to Novak Djokovic at Roland Garros a year ago, will meet 2015 champion Stan Wawrinka for a spot in Sunday's final. Kei Nishikori recov...

Jun 08 2017

Comey to Congress: Trump told me "I need loyalty"

Comey is set to testify in an open hearing Thursday after he was sacked by Trump last month. "After he had spoken for a few minutes about leaks, [chief of staff] Reince...

Jun 08 2017

Islamic State claims stunning attack in heart of Iran

The location of the mausoleum attack is symbolic, targeting the tomb of the Islamic Republic's founder and first supreme leader Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini . State TV ...

Jun 08 2017

British police name third London Bridge attacker

The newspaper reported that Zaghba was born in Fez, January 1995 to a Moroccan father and an Italian mother. Italy's main media outlets report Youssef Zaghba, 22, was i...

Jun 08 2017

UK PM May's lead down to 5 points

Prime Minister Theresa May speaks at a rally while on the General Election campaign trail in Slough, England, June 6. May said negotiations with the European Union ...

Jun 08 2017

Reports of gunfire at Iranian parliament and Khomeini Shrine

Islamic State claimed responsibility and released a video purporting to show gunmen inside the parliament building. Only hours before the attacks in Iran, the Saudi for...

Jun 08 2017

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian - Italy investigative source

Butt and Redouane both lived in Barking, east London . Italian news reports say the London Bridge attacker who had been stopped in Italy en route to Syria a year ago...

Jun 08 2017

United Nations warns Daesh directly targeting civilians in Iraq's Mosul

One of the worst incidents came on March 17, where the Pentagon determined a USA airstrike set off secondary explosives laid by IS; the ensuing blast killed more than 100...