Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

Some of James Comey's best friends are Jewish (legal scholars)

If Flynn wasn't central to the investigation, Matthews said , then he wouldn't be in a position to testify against Trump. Comey's admission that, unlike following conv...

Jun 09 2017

Rock am Ring festival in Germany evacuated over 'terrorist threat'

Festival-goers descend onto a field near a race track each year for the three-day event, set up their tents, and consume lots of beer. The names on the backstage passes d...

Jun 09 2017

UK Election: Polls Open After Campaign Dominated by Brexit ,Terror Attacks

Whilst this was campaign rhetoric created to drive support for her party, it also suggested she saw little prospect of forming a coalition with other parties, nearly all ...

Jun 09 2017

Sterling slides as exit polls point to hung parliament

With just 10 days to go before talks on Britain's European Union withdrawal are due to begin in Brussels, Mr Nuttall said Mrs May had put Brexit "in jeopardy" by he...

Jun 09 2017

UK election: Theresa May could lose parliamentary majority, exit poll shows

Opposition Labour is projected to get 266 seats, with a gain of 34 seats. Sterling suffered its biggest fall in eight months, sliding more than 2 cents against the US...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May calls for 'stability' amid possible election disaster

May said "the country needs a period of stability and whatever the result the Conservative Party will ensure that we fulfill our duty in ensuring that stability". Labour...

Jun 09 2017

Qatar seeks diplomatic solution to Middle East row

It said that Trump, in a later call with Abu Dhabi's crown prince, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahayan, called for unity among Gulf Arabs "but never at the expense of el...

Jun 09 2017

Pentagon Distancing Itself From Donald Trump On Qatar

A diplomatic crisis continues to develop in the Persian Gulf, where four Sunni states are attempting to isolate the small, oil-rich nation of Qatar from the rest of the...

Jun 09 2017

USA reviews role in UN Human Rights Council

Geneva: The Trump administration warned Tuesday that it could pull out of the UN Human Rights Council unless the body ends what Washington calls the whitewashing of dict...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May fails to win majority, exit polls predict

When May called the election seven weeks ago, she was seeking to capitalize on opinion polls showing that her Conservatives had a wide lead over the opposition Labou...

Jun 09 2017

Qatari FM to visit Russian Federation amid Gulf row

When asked whether the UAE, Saudi Arabia , Bahrain and Egypt , which severed ties with Doha on Monday, were ready to take further steps, including military action i...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom election: Conservatives could lose parliamentary majority, exit poll shows

She argued that increasing the Conservative majority in Parliament would strengthen Britain's hand in European Union exit talks. Voting is under way in the UK Gene...

Jun 09 2017

Comey damages Trump, but no knockout blow regarding obstruction

In an astonishing takedown of President Trump and what he (Comey) saw as Trump's dodgy methods and shifty character, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director...

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May Not: Exit Polls Predict Hung Parliament

Taking it all together, that means the United Kingdom could be headed for a hung parliament, which analysts fear could slow and muddle the Brexit process. "If. the Con...

Jun 09 2017

Pound falls sharply after exit poll signals blow to May

Craig Erlam, Senior Market Analyst at OANDA, said: "The initial exit poll suggest it's been a catastrophic campaign for Theresa May ". In the last election, in 2015, t...

Jun 09 2017

Trump to nominate Christopher Wray as Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Wray, in the same statement issued by the White House, said he was honored to be selected. The Trump administration originally said Comey was sacked due to mishandling ...

Jun 09 2017

Pound dives on fears United Kingdom election may produce no clear victor

Senior Conservative figures were openly speculating that May would have to resign, less than a year after taking over from David Cameron , who resigned following the Bre...

Jun 09 2017

Video shows the moment police shoot London Bridge terrorists

Two men aged 34 and 37 were held at separate addresses in Newham , while a third man, aged 33, was arrested at an address in Waltham Forest . The security services ar...

Jun 09 2017

Woman distracted by phone falls into hole, seriously injured

It happened around noon Thursday in Plainfield , New Jersey. The woman is seen walking right towards the open gates, somewhat oblivious to what's going on around her. ...

Jun 09 2017

Tories to lose overall majority according to exit polls

The election comes at a pivotal time in British history as it negotiates a complicated exit from the European Union , the first country to leave the bloc. She warned t...