Stories about World Media

Jun 12 2017

For Trump, a prosecution of Comey would be a disaster

Mr Trump has branded his former FBI director a "leaker", a day after Mr Comey gave testimony in which he accused Mr Trump of trying to quash an investigation and lying ...

Jun 12 2017

Philippines' Duterte not aware of US support against Islamists in Marawi

Also Saturday, 13 Philippine marines were killed in what Philippine officials said was the greatest single-day loss for government forces since the start of the almost th...

Jun 12 2017

Theresa May's top advisers quit after United Kingdom election shock

May's Downing St. office said Conservative Chief Whip Gavin Williamson was in Belfast Saturday for talks with the DUP "on how best they can provide support to the gover...

Jun 12 2017

Puerto Rico mulls political status in new referendum

With the controversy festering, the 74-year-old Lopez Rivera said earlier this month he would forgo the award. She said she would not have gone to watch the celebration...

Jun 12 2017

Russia touts dialogue in addressing Qatar crisis

Saudi Arabia and its allies have tried to isolate Qatar over its alleged support of militant groups and ties to Iran. The US president's rhetoric on Friday did not app...

Jun 12 2017

The UK's 'Hung Parliament' and what it means for Brexit

Michael Gove has been appointed Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. "That's not a matter for me", she said . Johnson - a former Tory leadership c...

Jun 12 2017

Puerto Rico votes on statehood in new referendum

Many expect supporters of statehood to dominate the vote because three parties that favor other options are boycotting, including the island's main opposition party. Some...

Jun 12 2017

Preds defenseman Ryan Ellis skates before Game 6

As we've seen during the Stanley Cup playoffs, Nashville loves its Predators, with some 50,000 fans gathering downtown outside Bridgestone Arena and even more to watc...

Jun 12 2017

Sinn Fein maintains abstentionist stance as DUP puts out feelers to Tories

The republican party's leader at Stormont, Michelle O'Neill, predicted the deal between the Tories and the Democratic Unionist Party will "end in tears". "So, those peo...

Jun 12 2017

Tottering Theresa May names new UK Cabinet as critics circle

May's aides, Nick Timothy and Fiona Hill , announced on Saturday that they had quit following sustained criticism of the campaign within the party. The centre-right ...

Jun 12 2017

Labour leader Corbyn sees possible new UK election this year or next

SIEGEL: George Parker, political editor of the Financial Times in London , thanks for talking with us today. Confident of securing a sweeping victory, May had called t...

Jun 12 2017

'Fake news', screams Trump over Kushner's Russian links

Separately, he told Fox News: "Any time you have channels of communication with a country, particularly one like Russian Federation, I wouldn't criticise it". Trump...

Jun 12 2017

Gaping hole in engine forces Sydney landing

The flight departed Sydney around 8:30pm on Sunday before experiencing problems after take off and returned about an hour later. Passengers have been left stranded ov...

Jun 12 2017

Calvert-Lewin's World Cup-winning goal for England U20

The Everton forward scored after 35 minutes, and a second-half penalty save from Newcastle goalkeeper Freddie Woodman preserved the advantage as Paul Simpson's side b...

Jun 12 2017

DUP: 'Positive' talks to continue next week

This is seen as a vote of confidence, and if it is not passed then the government will fall and Mr Corbyn will get his opportunity to form a government and purse his soci...

Jun 12 2017

Trump strikes back, says Comey lied

The president also denied having asked for a pledge of loyalty, as Comey asserted during Thursday's much-anticipated testimony. He said that he had carefully documented...

Jun 12 2017

Theresa May to Remain PM Despite Calls to Go

May's only hope of forming a government is to win support from Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , which won 10 seats. The result is therefore the opposite ...

Jun 12 2017

Britain's May seeks deal with N. Ireland party

May spoke outside No. 10 Downing Street after meeting the Queen, and then she will appoint her senior cabinet members. Sky News sources said the Conservatives had is...

Jun 12 2017

Statehood wins questioned Puerto Rico referendum

Puerto Rico would be the poorest state in the Union, with many of its residents becoming eligible for greater federal welfare payments. For decades, the territory enjo...

Jun 12 2017

1st round of French parliamentary election being held today

He wants, within weeks, to start reforming French labor laws to make hiring and firing easier, and legislate a greater degree of honesty into parliament, to staunch the s...