Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

No bond for woman accused of leaking top-secret documents

While the document doesn't say the hacking changed any votes, it "raises the possibility that Russian hacking may have breached at least some elements of the voting syste...

Jun 09 2017

James Comey Testifies Before Senate Committee In Russia Investigation

Trump then made two calls to Comey, saying that the investigations into potential Russian Federation connections were creating "a cloud" over his presidency, asking what ...

Jun 09 2017

United Kingdom election shocker: Theresa May loses parliamentary majority, will form new government

Britain's election is providing another night of political shock and surprise. But May has no majority and British politics is now deadlocked, meaning talks could be del...

Jun 09 2017

Former first minister Alex Salmond loses Commons seat in stunning Tory victory

He told BBC Radio Scotland's Good Morning Scotland: "We clearly have won the election but within that there are significant losses of seats and also the loss of some ve...

Jun 09 2017

UK Exit Polls Show Stumble For Theresa May In Snap Election

Prime Minister Theresa May gambled for a larger majority to bolster her position in coming Brexit negotiations and lost. Cameron resigned when Britain voted in a re...

Jun 09 2017

Scottish secessionist dreams of swift independence vote dashed

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has conceded her plans for a second vote on independence were "undoubtedly" a factor as the SNP lost 21 seats at Westminster. "We had a v...

Jun 09 2017

Third Terrorist Named In London Attacks

The other two attackers were named Monday as Khuram Shazad Butt and Rachid Redouane. Khuram Butt's house had been raided this year by Scotland Yard officers on a crim...

Jun 09 2017

Arab countries place dozens on new Qatar 'terror list,' deepening dispute

Qatar has vehemently denied the charges. Al-Thani also rejected any notion of shutting down the Qatar-based al-Jazeera satellite news network, suggested as a demand of ...

Jun 09 2017

What has happened so far in the UK elections

This throws their ability to form a new government into chaos, just days before Brexit negotiations are due to begin. "It was tightly knit group, and it was her group t...

Jun 09 2017

More arrested in London attack investigation

In Britain a 27-year-old man remains in custody, while 12 people held following the attack have since been released. He was not charged, but local police monitored him ...

Jun 09 2017

UK's Theresa May pays heavy price for gamble

Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn , the Labour leader, urged May to resign, adding that she should go and make way for a government that is truly representative of this ...

Jun 09 2017

Gay Trump Supporters Say They Were Booted from Charlotte's Pride Parade

Charlotte Uprising is a group that supports marginalized people and works to identify and dismantle forms of discrimination and state or police brutality, Williams sa...

Jun 09 2017

Scotland Yard arrests 29-year-old in London terror attack case

Thomas's next of kin have been told, police said , but formal identification has not yet taken place. Police said they now had 10 people in custody after releasing t...

Jun 09 2017

Iran: Trump's reaction to deadly attacks is 'repugnant'

Two teams of attackers armed with guns and explosives targeted the Parliament building and the mausoleum in apparently coordinated attacks that occurred within an hour ...

Jun 09 2017

Teheran attackers were Iranians who joined ISIS

Putin said the attacks underscore the need for deeper global cooperation to fight terrorism and confirmed Moscow's willingness to aid Iran. Trump responded to the u...

Jun 09 2017

3rd London attacker named as Youssef Zaghba, 22

Six women and four men arrested by police after the attack are still being questioned, police said . London police, who had identified the two other attackers as ...

Jun 09 2017

Israeli Occupation of Palestine Generates Humanitarian Crisis

The Israeli ambassador to the United Nations strongly denounced Guterres' statements , saying: "The attacks on Israel by our neighbors did not begin in 1967..." While ...

Jun 09 2017

Donald Trump Jr defends father during James Comey testimony

Comey was a major factor in both last year's presidential race, when he cleared Democrat Hillary Clinton of criminal wrongdoing but caused an uproar by briefly reopening...

Jun 09 2017

Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon says election disastrous for PM Theresa May

He was defeated by former MSP Douglas Ross of the Scottish Conservatives who overturned a majority of more than 9,000. Other high-profile SNP scalps taken by the Tories...

Jun 09 2017

Trump Changes Stance On Qatar

President Donald Trump lacked when he posted a series of Tweets on Tuesday appearing to take sides against Qatar in the dispute. "We are not ready to surrender, a...