Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

Gal Gadot shares message of thanks for Wonder Woman success

But unlike "Man of Steel" and "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice", " Wonder Woman " takes things a step forward by also entertaining the audience. Seeing the US premiere...

Jun 09 2017

Iran warns of spread of terrorism as twin attacks hit Tehran

Authorities said the death count had risen to 17 and scores were wounded. The minister added that Washington's allies, including Saudi Arabia, with whom Trump signed ...

Jun 09 2017

Family of London attacker Khuram Butt 'appalled' at terror acts

They tipped off the authorities in Britain and Morocco about him, but for reasons that are still unclear he was not on the radar of British police and intelligence serv...

Jun 09 2017

Police dog fired for being too friendly gets job with governor

The BBC reports that Gavel , a German shepherd, was not cut out for a life of fighting crime because he "did not display the necessary aptitude for a life on the front...

Jun 09 2017

North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russian Federation

The decision, adopted unanimously by the 15-member body, condemned "in the strongest terms" North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile development activities, in...

Jun 09 2017

Who is Youssef Zaghba, the Italian-Moroccan London Bridge attacker

Italian news reports say the London Bridge attacker who had been stopped in Italy en route to Syria previous year was subsequently listed in the European-wide intellige...

Jun 09 2017

Arab citizens arrested in Hamas assassination plot

Israel has not confirmed or denied the accusations involving Faqha's assassination. The killing was aimed to avenge the assassination of Mazen Faqha , a Hamas military...

Jun 09 2017

Own goal helps Italy to 3-0 win over understrength Uruguay

I'm happy but the boys above all should be happy. Italy take on global minnows Liechtenstein in a World Cup qualifier in Udine on Sunday. June 8 ― A freakish own go...

Jun 09 2017

UN says IS has killed hundreds fleeing Mosul

Thousands of Iraqi forces have been sent to take the city back from ISIS and according to the BBC , more than 580,000 people have fled the city since the operati...

Jun 09 2017

Bank of Canada's Poloz and Wilkins speak in Ottawa

Household indebtedness has continued to rise in Canada, driven in large part by growth in mortgage lending in the Toronto and Vancouver areas. "Don't be surprised if ac...

Jun 09 2017

Top US Diplomat in China Quits Over Trump's Climate Decision

The U.S. State Department confirmed the announcement, saying it was a "personal decision" but offered no details about his reasons for stepping down. Although Rank mean...

Jun 09 2017

Petoskey speller shines at national event

The bee tested participants' knowledge of Webster's Unabridged dictionary. When Rajeev failed to spell the Scandinavian-derived word " marram " during his turn, Ananya...

Jun 09 2017

Kentucky AG vows to sue governor over education order

FRANKFORT - Attorney General Andy Beshear will likely take Gov. Matt Bevin back to court after the governor reorganized several education-focused boards on Friday. The or...

Jun 09 2017

Russia Responsible for Qatar Hack that Sparked Gulf Crisis, US Believes

Qatar and Turkey have also backed opposition groups in the Libyan civil war, the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt, and also supported rebels fighting President Bashar al-Assad...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom general elections on Thursday: Survey predicts Tory landslide win

Actual results from seats will pop up in a few constituencies around the country in the following hours, before a torrent begins at around 1pm. " Brexit will likely be...

Jun 09 2017

Comey's testimony on Trump meetings

Noting that "I have not included every detail from my conversations with the President", Comey told lawmakers some striking details about "nine one-on-one" interactions...

Jun 09 2017

Turkey to Send Troops to Qatar Amid Regional Diplomatic Crisis

He said Qatar had not yet been presented with a list of demands by the countries that cut off ties with the country on Monday, but he insisted it be solved by peaceful me...

Jun 09 2017

Sailor from USS Normandy is missing after going overboard

A Navy spokesperson from U.S. Fleet Forces Command says the Sailor went overboard at approximately 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. Coast Guard and Navy search and rescue plan...

Jun 09 2017

President Trump Calls It a Travel Ban - Lawyers Call it Self-Sabotage

Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson, who has battled President Donald Trump over the President's efforts to limit travel and immigration from some Muslim-maj...

Jun 09 2017

Emirati diplomat: 'Nothing to negotiate' with Qatar

Kuwait's Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah was met planeside by Qatar's emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani , when he arrived on Wednesday night. "UAE have banned Qat...