Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

May seen fighting for survival after election failure

Jeremy Corbyn insisted that Labour was "ready to serve this country" as he described his party as the real winners of a dramatic general election contest. British Prim...

Jun 10 2017

Clinging on to her job, Britain's May appoints new ministers

May's party won 318 seats, eight short of the 326 they needed for an outright majority. The Labour Party, which exceeded expectations to win 266 seats, will continue ...

Jun 10 2017

Take Scottish independence vote off table, Ruth Davidson tells Nicola Sturgeon

Placed against the history of Scottish nationalism, this election result could be read as a success. "The SNP will always be a strong voice for Scotland and we will...

Jun 10 2017

'No time to lose', European Union warns Theresa May on Brexit talks

As Britain took stock Friday (June 9) of the stunning results of a snap election that wiped out the parliamentary majority of Prime Minister Theresa May and her gover...

Jun 10 2017

Theresa May to finalise top team after election upset

With one constituency still to declare, May's party had won 318 seats in the 650-member House of Commons. Polling day on Thursday delivered a slap to May, leaving her e...

Jun 10 2017

Afghan kills two USA soldiers in 'insider attack'

On Saturday morning, some local media were reporting the death of up to 10 border police in the southern Helmand province from a US airstrike a day earlier. Civilian ca...

Jun 10 2017

Trump Lawyer Reportedly to File Complaint Against Comey Over Shared Memos

The ploy worked. The Russia investigation is now being handled by a high-powered special prosecutor. And, like his previous hearings, he made it hard for Democrats and Re...

Jun 10 2017

Cramer: Theresa May 'may or may not be prime minister'

That deal allowed her to tell the Queen early Friday afternoon that she can form a government, but it is a government that will be unstable and constantly under attack in...

Jun 10 2017

May to form 'government of certainty' with DUP backing

The prime minister also, once again, said that her government would crack down on "the ideology of Islamist extremism" in the wake of the recent terror attacks , which o...

Jun 10 2017

Tehran attacks expose security gaps

Although the USA military is also fighting IS in Syria, as well as Iraq, President Donald Trump said in response to the attacks in Iran that the country is reaping what...

Jun 10 2017

London Bridge terror investigation sees three men arrested in Ilford

British counterterrorism investigators searched homes and detained more people yesterday in the London attack investigation as an intense political firestorm develope...

Jun 10 2017

Five Iranian attackers were in Mosul and Raqa with IS: Ministry

Soon after the attacks when Iran blamed Saudi Arabia for it, the Sunni nation denied doing so. But no proof or specifics were offered. "We won't wait for the battle to ...

Jun 10 2017

United States lawmakers press intelligence chiefs on Russian Federation ahead of Comey hearing

Both National Security Agency Director Admiral Mike Rogers and Dan Coats , the Director of National Intelligence , told the Senate Intelligence Committee they bel...

Jun 10 2017

European Union leaders closing in on May

Foster has informed that she was entering discussions with May over the details of any arrangement that would prop up a minority government. She said that she will wo...

Jun 10 2017

Trump on Comey testimony: 'No collusion, no obstruction, he's a leaker'

Trump also continued to play coy regarding the possibility of there being taped recordings of his exchanges with Comey, telling reporters, "I'll tell you sometime maybe ...

Jun 10 2017

Trump says "100 percent" willing to respond to Comey under oath

A person close to Trump's legal team has said a complaint would be filed with the Justice Department. Comey said Trump himself called him to a dinner on January 27, dur...

Jun 10 2017

Palestinians held in Israeli jails end hunger strike

The top United Nations human rights official had urged Israel to improve the conditions for Palestinians in custody as the situation of those on hunger strike , fast...

Jun 10 2017

Benjamin Netanyahu Promises to Continue Settlement Activity in West Bank

The Arab League summit was convened in Khartoum, the capital of Sudan, and was attended by eight Arab heads of state: Egypt , Syria, Jordan , Lebanon, Iraq, Algeria, Ku...

Jun 10 2017

Prosecutors don't charge owner of warehouse in deadly fire

On Monday, the D.A.'s office said that the cause of the fire remains undetermined due, in part, to much of the evidence being lost in the fire. "Almena's and Harris' ac...

Jun 10 2017

Syria army reaches Iraq border after US tensions: Monitor

On Thursday, a drone that USA officials say was likely connected to Iranian-supported Hezbollah forces fired on US -backed troops and was shot down by an American fighter...