Stories about World Media

May 12 2017

IS leader in Afghanistan was killed in April raid

There is no independent confirmation of the claims. "Nevertheless, our forces successfully closed on the enemy, killed several high-level ISIS leaders and upwards of 35...

May 12 2017

Woman Allegedly Chased, Threatened Congressman in Car After Town Hall

Kustoff's auto then pulled over into a driveway, and Wright allegedly left her vehicle to scream and hit the windows of the auto. They say at one point she also reached i...

May 12 2017

North Korea reports on South's presidential election

China has rigorously objected to the deployment of the USA missile defense system in South Korea, saying it destabilized regional security and did little to curb any thr...

May 12 2017

Marine Le Pen steps aside as party leader

They will go head-to-head in a runoff on May 7. After the first round, financial markets jumped as prospects appeared to diminish of Le Pen taking France out of the e...

May 12 2017

Russian Federation says de-escalation zones to stay for at least 6 months

It began coming into effect at midnight on May 5, according to Russian Federation, but co-sponsors have until June 4 to finalise the zones' borders. Iranian ِِDeputy Fo...

May 12 2017

Leaked Labour manifesto rules out 'no deal' Brexit

The manifesto is due to be published next week after being finalised on Thursday at a meeting of Labour's National Executive Committee. The incident happened when the v...

May 12 2017

Trump on Israeli-Palestinian deal: 'We will get it done'

The leader of the radical Palestinian group Hamas called on US President Donald Trump Wednesday to break with past approaches to Middle East peace and find an "equitable ...

May 12 2017

May and Corbyn to trade blows as General Election campaign turns nasty

A leaked draft manifesto gives a window into how Britain's opposition Labour Party, which is trailing in the polls, plans to shore up its core vote in the general ele...

May 12 2017

Republicans praise debt cuts in revised budget

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP ) — California Gov. California Gov. Jerry Brown will release his updated budget proposal Thursday, with the state's economy holding steady but si...

May 12 2017

'Trump Is Right': Sanders Talks Up Aussie Health Care

During an appearance on All In with Chris Hayes discussing the House's approval of GOP bill to replace the Affordable Care Act, the Vermont senator was shown a clip of ...

May 12 2017

Texas Legislature Approves Bill to Punish 'Sanctuary Cities'

Senate Bill 6 would regulate bathroom use in government buildings, public schools and universities based on "biological sex", keeping transgender Texans from using bath...

May 12 2017

Kremlin says 'too early' to speak of thaw in Russia-US ties

Lavrov is set to meet Trump at the Whitehouse, later in the day, after talks with the secretary of state Rex Tillerson in Washington. None were apparently reached Wednesd...

May 12 2017

Banks planning to move 9000 jobs from Britain because of Brexit

Although the moves would represent about 2 percent of London's finance jobs, Britain's tax revenues could be hit if it loses rich taxpayers working in financial service...

May 12 2017

Trump expected to launch commission on 'election integrity'

Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, a Republican, is expected to be named the commission's vice chair and his participation will likely be controversial. Merrill, a De...

May 12 2017

Energy projects in question as Liberals win British Columbia minority (KMI)

The NDP, whose strength appeared to be in the Lower Mainland, saw its share of the vote here slip slightly while the Greens increased their share of the vote substantiall...

May 12 2017

Russian Federation to fully support resumption of direct dialogue b/w Palestine, Israel

So it's the ideal place to ask the president of the Russian Federation about a significant situation in American politics, right? "You see, I'm going to play hockey.and i...

May 12 2017

Trump signs executive order to create voter fraud panel

Dunlap, a Democrat, told CNN Thursday he was open to joining the President's commission after another member asked him to. Tasked with examining the registration and vo...

May 12 2017

Blue House: South Korean leader Moon discuss North Korea with China's Xi

He did not elaborate, but Yoon also said the two leaders agreed that all sides must work together to ease tensions over North Korea's weapons programme. "The talk about a...

May 12 2017

Trump adds trips to Saudi Arabia, Israel, Vatican before North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, G7 summits

First lady Melania Trump will "will accompany her husband for the entire trip", an East Wing spokeswoman told CNN. The US is trying to push through a multi-billion doll...

May 12 2017

BC political parties ponder common issues after close vote

He made sure later to give his "peeps" back home kudos for knocking on a lot of doors, making a lot of sandwiches and talking to a lot of people this past month. While th...