Stories about World Media

Jun 09 2017

Theresa May won't quit despite election setback

Without a majority, the government can not be assured of passing legislation and often has to rely on the support of other parties. Shortly after, Theresa May said that w...

Jun 09 2017

James Comey hearing did not expose a smoking gun for Donald Trump

White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said February 19 on NBC's "Meet the Press" that officials at the "top levels of the intelligence community" had assured him t...

Jun 09 2017

Third suspect in deadly London Bridge attack ID'ed

Police said Tuesday he lived in east London and that his family has been notified, adding that he was not considered to be a "subject of interest" to either police or ...

Jun 09 2017

UK opposition Labour Party says will seek to form minority government

The Brexit talks were set to begin on June 19 , but the results - a sort of turnaround in fortunes for both major political parties - have thrown that timetable into d...

Jun 09 2017

McCaskill uses facts to slam Senate Republicans' health care process

The LCMC rent money is used to draw down federal health care funding and provide medical treatment, Feirn said . The decision, announced by the Senate Budget Committe...

Jun 09 2017

Time to give the Warriors their props: Pantorno

The Cavs , though, couldn't get far enough ahead to get comfortable and the Warriors kept chipping away before Durant's defining 3 - the shot that makes dreams come tr...

Jun 09 2017

Former Panamanian strongman Manuel Noriega dies at the age of 83

Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela announced Noriega's death on Twitter, writing: "Death of Manuel A. Noriega closes a chapter in our history". But his increasingl...

Jun 09 2017

UK Election: Turnout Surge Boosts Labour Party in Britain's Surprise-Filled Vote

And she chose the terrain on which the battle should be fought, doubling down on a hard Brexit in the hope of winning over Ukip voters and pro-Brexit Labour supporters. "...

Jun 09 2017

House sends tribal casino bill to governor

Additionally, it requires the Department of Consumer Protection to set up a possible framework for sports betting in anticipation of the federal government possibly p...

Jun 09 2017

North Korea says it has tested new anti-ship missile

They landed in waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan, where U.S. aircraft carriers USS Carl Vinson and USS Ronald Reagan participated in joint exercises with the ...

Jun 09 2017

Lawyer denies US President Donald Trump obstructed Federal Bureau of Investigation, demanded loyalty

Speaker Paul Ryan on Thursday shrugged off testimony of fired FBI Director James Comey and defended President Trump as a novice in the political field. Napolita...

Jun 09 2017

Election dents Scottish nationalists' hopes for independence

The Scottish National Party won a majority of Scotland's districts, but its wings were clipped like few predicted for a party that's been in the ascendancy for a decade...

Jun 09 2017

Hey, Siri: Wait'll you see what Apple's up to

Apple is expected to unveil new features for its Apple Watch as its Worldwide Developers Conference kicks off on Monday. Apple announced a $349, Siri-powered spe...

Jun 09 2017

Angus King on Trump-Comey 'tapes': 'Release them'

DOJ's release claimed that Sessions's Chief of Staff sent to Comey and other officials an email explaining the AG's recusal and admonishing them from briefing Sess...

Jun 09 2017

UK Conservative Party loses majority, prepares for hung parliament

Liberal Democrats gained four seats to amass 12 MPs, but lost their former leader and ex-deputy prime minister Nick Clegg in perhaps the highest-profile casualty in a n...

Jun 09 2017

Battle for IS 'Capital' Raqqa Begins

Brett McGurk, the USA special envoy to the coalition against Islamic State, said in a tweet Tuesday that "major operations" led by the SDF had begun to "liberate Ra...

Jun 09 2017

May under pressure after hung UK results; Brexit dilemma loom

Grim-faced, May said her Conservatives and the Democratic Unionist Party would together form a new government "that can provide certainty and lead Britain forward...

Jun 09 2017

Rahul Gandhi takes bike to Mandsaur in MP, leaves behind his security

The Madhya Pradesh government has been facing backlash from the opposition over the violence in the state with Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi accusing the Centre ...

Jun 09 2017

Investors Shrug Off Shock UK Election Result

Mr O'Flynn said: "It looks like the Prime Minister has called an unnecessary election and, despite us putting some wind in her sails in many parts of the country, seems...

Jun 09 2017

UK Election Ends in Shock Result, Theresa May Loses Majority

Theresa May was selected by her party a year ago to replace David Cameron as prime minister after Britain's unexpected Brexit vote to leave the European Union. It drew ...