Stories about World Media

Jun 13 2017

Protect women's rights, access to abortion, campaigners urge British PM May

The Pro Life Campaign has welcomed a Report showing that the number of women travelling from Ireland to England and Wales for abortions has decreased for the fifteenth ...

Jun 13 2017

Theresa May's stance might 'delay' EU-Brexit talks by a year

Formal Brexit talks are due to begin on 19 June, which is the same day as the Queen's speech, at which point it will be known if May has secured the support of a majo...

Jun 13 2017

Russian hackers breached voting systems in 39 states

There is no evidence that the hackers tampered with the actual vote, and according to Bloomberg , the Obama administration really feared, at the time, that the hackers w...

Jun 13 2017

Aleksandar Mitrovic denies Wales after Aaron Ramsey hits spot against Serbia

The resulting free kick was floated into the box and Serbia midfielder Luka Milivojevic completed a comedy of errors when he pulled back Sam Vokes , leaving Ramsey t...

Jun 13 2017

Suspected NKorea drone photographed US missile-defense site

The South's military has come under public criticism for again failing to detect the apparent North Korean drone. The North's claims could not be independently confirme...

Jun 13 2017

What's next in the legal fight over the travel ban

The motions panel of the U.S. Courts for the 9th Circuit presented its decision in 86 pages of written opinion, stating at the end that "The Government's motion for a sta...

Jun 13 2017

Sarfraz steers Pakistan into Trophy semis

But with 300 now a par score in ODI cricket , Sri Lanka knew it would take something special in the field to deny Pakistan a likely semi-final against tournament hos...

Jun 13 2017

Iran's supreme leader says recent attacks 'reinforce hatred' for US, Saudi

The House also adopted another unanimous resolution expressing deep concerns over the recent developments in relations involving brotherly Muslim states in the Gulf regio...

Jun 13 2017

Fresh questions for AG Jeff Sessions - and he'll answer in public

To Democrats, who at one time had assailed Comey's handling of the Clinton email investigation, his testimony before Congress was proof of Trump's perfidy: On the House...

Jun 13 2017

Attorney: Officer 'did what he had to do' in driver shooting

Two of the seven shots fired by Yanez missed Castile and nearly hit the girlfriend in the passenger seat, Diamond Reynolds , and her four-year-old daughter in the back s...

Jun 13 2017

Speller from Gray is ideal in early rounds at national spelling bee

The field of 291 spellers was narrowed by a written test on Tuesday and spelling on stage on Wednesday. WASHINGTON, D.C. - A single letter tripped up an Aplington Middl...

Jun 13 2017

After talk of Comey's 'lies,' Democrats want Trump to testify under oath

Earlier, Trump fired back at Comey, accusing him of leaking information. During much of the increasingly heated debate surrounding the FBI's investigation of Rus...

Jun 13 2017

Hensarling Statement on Paris Climate Agreement

More than 1,200 governors, mayors, higher education leaders and businesses signed a statement declaring " We Are Still In ". Calling climate change a hoax durin...

Jun 13 2017

Brexit: Record number of Britons become German citizens

The Office said a total of 110,400 foreigners took up German citizenship last year, a 2.9 percent increase from the previous year, with the biggest rate of rise among Bri...

Jun 13 2017

President Trump Asserts Comey Testimony Totally Vindicated Him

On Thursday, former FBI Director James Comey testified for three hours publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee. After he was sacked in early May, Come...

Jun 13 2017

'March Against Sharia:' 3 Sides Protest at Roseville Intersection

Colorado State Troopers and Denver Police put up yellow tape around the capitol steps to keep the two sides well away from each other. "America as we all know is a countr...

Jun 13 2017

Carbon monoxide forces evacuation of NYC building; 34 treated

High carbon dioxide levels were detected throughout the building, officials said. An adjacent structure is also being searched. Earlier reports indicating there was a f...

Jun 13 2017

Trump accuses Comey of lying to Congress, willing to speak under oath

Karl asked: "When will you tell us about the recordings?" "I hardly know the man [Mr Comey]", he said. Trump said his team emerged "very happy" after Comey's testi...

Jun 13 2017

Qatar navigates blockade by implementing new Oman route

Interestingly, Qatar won the rights to the 2022 World Cup amid allegations of bribery and corruption. She took to Twitter in the hours after Trump's dramatic sackin...

Jun 13 2017

Diminished May forms minority govt after poll throws up hung parliament

Despite a disappointing election campaign in which her party will lose 12 or 13 seats - leading to some calls for her to step down - Cameron's successor, Theresa May, h...