Stories about World Media

Jun 08 2017

Ryan calls Trump's demand for Comey's loyalty 'obviously' inappropriate

For several weeks now, we've been updating a timeline of the investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential campaign and how it overlaps with the election...

Jun 08 2017

Warriors set to make their claim as NBA's best ever

Durant's basket and two free throws by Draymond Green after a Cavaliers miss capped a 9-0 run by the Warriors , who have now won 15 straight playoff games and coul...

Jun 08 2017

UK election: Polls open after attacks mar campaign

Corbyn attended rallies across the country on the final day of campaigning. She might be able to form a coalition with the Northern Ireland party the DUP, who are in fa...

Jun 08 2017

Gunshots reported inside parliament, Imam Khomeini shrine

Both Iran and the Syrian government portray the Syrian war as a conflict against Western- and Gulf-sponsored terrorism. Attackers struck two targets today, one of them ...

Jun 08 2017

Looks like Eric Trump steals from kids with cancer

Trump, according to a report published Tuesday in Forbes . Forbes reported that Donald Trump became aware that the golf course was not billing Eric's foundation, a...

Jun 08 2017

Some states review election systems for signs of intrusion

On Facebook , Winner posted concerns about climate change and lamented that "people voted for a soulless ginger orangutan". Reality Winner , the 25-year-old governmen...

Jun 08 2017

Former FBI Director Comey Testifies About Russia Investigation

Former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate intelligence committee Thursday will receive breathless television coverage, unlike anything in recent...

Jun 08 2017

Hezbollah condemns Iran terror attack as death toll rises to 16

He led the 1979 Islamic revolution that toppled the Western-backed shah and became Iran's first supreme leader. The accusations come during heightened tensions between ...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open for British snap election ahead of Brexit talks

May and Corbyn both cast their votes in their respective constituencies of Maidenhead, south England, and Islington, north London . "But I think probably a bigger majo...

Jun 08 2017

USA condemns attacks that killed 12 in Iran

But no proof or specifics were offered. "The fact that Islamic State has claimed responsibility proves that they were involved in the brutal attack". The attacks were...

Jun 08 2017

United States condemns attacks in Tehran, extends condolences to Iranians

At least 12 persons were killed on Wednesday in the first terror attack claimed by Daesh in Iran, with two bands of killers targeting the Parliament House and Ayatolla...

Jun 08 2017

GJM supporters clash with police

After Thursday's cabinet meeting-a first in Darjeeling in at least 45 years-Banerjee announced that a polytechnic, or a college for developing technical skills, will be...

Jun 08 2017

Russian hackers may have framed Qatar

Qatar , for its part, has strenuously denied accusations that it is a supporter of terrorism, describing the moves to diplomatically isolate it as "unjustified". But in...

Jun 08 2017

Gulf crisis: Indians in Qatar advised to remain alert

Seemingly unfazed over the accusations that held him responsible for the ongoing " Gulf crisis ", the President appeared to be bragging in a series of tweets . During ...

Jun 08 2017

Bahrain foreign minister says all options open on Qatar

HH the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al -Thani held a meeting with HH the Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, here this evening. President Donald Tru...

Jun 08 2017

Saudi ally Bahrain demands Qatar distance itself from Iran

It is the worst split between powerful Arab states in decades. Kuwait's Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber al-Sabah flew to Saudi Arabia for talks with King Salman bin...

Jun 08 2017

Flybe reports £20m loss after turbulent year

Chief executive Ourmières-Widener said the airline would begin cutting unprofitable routes in the second half, with capacity falling by 4% by the end of the year. "The ca...

Jun 08 2017

Trump announces pick for FBI Director

President Donald Trump's abrupt firing of Comey on May 9 renewed attention to allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies that Russian Federation interfered in the electi...

Jun 08 2017

Trafalgar Square Evacuated After Police Find 'Suspicious Package'

They have also closed off Charing Cross underground tube station. The area has been cleared and a perimeter has been set up around the popular tourist attraction. The U...

Jun 08 2017

Polls open in UK General Election after campaign marred by terror attacks

SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon said Mrs May would be regretting calling this "unnecessary election", and had thought she could cruise to victory just by repeating "strong...