Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

British police name a third London Bridge attacker

But Italy's Corriere della Sera reported that Zaghba had been stopped at Bologna airport in 2016 when trying to fly to Syria via Turkey, and that Italian authorities ...

Jun 08 2017

Third London Terrorist Named; All 3 Killed Within 8 Minutes

James McMullan , 32, from Hackney, Canadian Christine Archibald , 30, Australian nurse Kirsty Boden , 28, and Alexandre Pigeard , 27, have already been named among the...

Jun 08 2017

Qatar negotiating water supplies with Turkey, Iran

Gabriel warned against completely isolating Qatar and said the move is an attack on the Persian Gulf state's very existence. They have ordered Qatari citizens and dip...

Jun 08 2017

Exxon Mobil Not Worried About Impact of Middle East Tensions on LNG

Hours after Trump's tweets, the US State Department said Qatar had made progress on stemming the funding of terrorists but that there was more work to be done. Qatar face...

Jun 08 2017

Hamas Angered By Saudi Arabia's Demand For Qatar To Cut Funding

Trump's tweets raise questions about whether he either implictly or actively encouraged Saudi Arabia and the UAE to isolate Qatar during his trip to Riyadh two weeks ...

Jun 08 2017

UAE turns screws on Qatar

A State Department official says the US believes it is most effective for countries in the region to resolve the conflict among themselves. Trump said, arguing that...

Jun 08 2017

Who is Christopher Wray, Trump's pick for FBI director

Wray is a traditional choice for the job. Joe Lieberman , D-Conn., and some FBI agents anxious that Trump would try to politicize the bureau. All that said, many ...

Jun 08 2017

Alleged Russian hack reveals a deeply flawed election system

Social media activity reflects the contrast in Winner's private and now very public life. On Facebook and Instagram, the South Texas-raised victor documented her pets, ...

Jun 08 2017

UAE and Qatar Condemn Tehran Attacks

In an interview on state TV, Reza Seifollahi, deputy chief of Iran's Supreme National Security Council, said the attackers "had joined the IS from a number of regions i...

Jun 08 2017

Intel officials won't publicly discuss private conversations with Trump

Flynn, who had just been fired. The Washington Post has reported that Dan Coats , the Director of National Intelligence , and Mike Rogers , Director of the Nati...

Jun 08 2017

Bomb attack kills 11, hurts 50 in Iraq

At least 15 people were wounded in that attack, he added. The Associated Press could not verify the authenticity of the statements but they were posted on a militant webs...

Jun 08 2017

Jury may soon hear from Cosby, even if he doesn't take stand

At that time, Gianna Constand did not know precisely how Cosby had assaulted her daughter. Cosby, a university trustee, followed the athletics department closely, she sai...

Jun 08 2017

Hawaii Becomes First State to Formally Adopt Paris Climate Pledge

As word spread that President Donald Trump might pull support for the hard-fought Paris Agreement , the world had a horrifying flashback of 2001, when George W. "Regar...

Jun 08 2017

Trump eases Qatar critique, offers to mediate Gulf spat

Trump's broadside Tuesday against Qatar , which plays a major role in U.S. military efforts in the Mideast, arrived as an early-morning shock to USA officials. "The worl...

Jun 08 2017

Ariana Grande Releases Somewhere Over The Rainbow Cover As Charity Single

But the 23 year-old singer didn't stop there. Britain's Official Charts Company says sales and streams of Ariana Grande's single "The Way" - which she performed ...

Jun 08 2017

Trump suggests Iran bears some blame for attacks

Wednesday's attack will therefore significantly boost IS morale, particularly as it is the first to have been carried out in Iran - the region's biggest Shia country and ...

Jun 08 2017

United States calls for resolving rift between Qatar, Gulf nations

Qatar hosts one of the largest USA military bases in the region. The terse statement said the two leaders also discussed bilateral cooperation and highly assessed the r...

Jun 08 2017

Third London attacker was Moroccan-Italian: Italy intelligence source

Butt was previously known to police and the domestic spy agency MI5, and was a British citizen who had been born in Pakistan , the police said . London's bridges ha...

Jun 08 2017

Death toll rises to 13 in Iran twin terror attacks

A third attack was foiled , Iran's Intelligence Ministry said. "We haven't seen the evidence", he said, reiterating Riyadh's position that Iran is the primary sponsor ...

Jun 08 2017

Iran blames Saudi Arabia after 12 killed in Tehran terrorist attack

The country's powerful Revolutionary Guards vowed revenge for the attacks and claimed the United States and Saudi Arabia were "involved". Iran is deeply involved ...