Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Sessions to Testify in Open Senate Hearing on Tuesday

But, because Sessions has recused himself , the question could easily fall to Rosenstein. "It's really under Sessions' control tomorrow which questions he wants to a...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea releases jailed United States student

One major diplomatic development has occurred since Rodman landed in Pyongyang, however: North Korea has freed USA citizen Otto Warmbier , sentenced to 15 years of ...

Jun 14 2017

American student released by North Korea is in coma

The family said they were informed that North Korean officials had told American envoys that Warmbier became ill from botulism sometime after his March trial and fell int...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions says he didn't have irpvate meetings with Russians

The high-stakes testimony also takes place amid reported friction between Sessions and Trump, who criticized the attorney general's decision to recuse himself from th...

Jun 14 2017

South Korea urges talks on joint World Cup

Ten of these photos reportedly showed USA missile launchers and a radar system in the town of Seongju, which were installed earlier this year as part of a deal with forme...

Jun 14 2017

Chuck Schumer mocks Trump cabinet meeting in tweet

It was, New York Times reporter Glenn Thrush tweeted , "the most exquisitely awkward public event I've ever seen". Depending on which side of the political fen...

Jun 14 2017

"We are not winning in Afghanistan" - US Defense Secretary Mattis

He is telling Defense Secretary Jim Mattis that unless the Pentagon sends Congress a strategy soon, the department will "get a strategy from us". Committee Chairman Jo...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea confirms successful missile test - state media

The regime's state-run Rodong Sinmun newspaper stated Saturday that Washington's hostile policies toward the North would lead to America's downfall. Prior to his elec...

Jun 14 2017

The UK election shows voters now value change above all else

The British Parliament has a total of 650 seats. May's office said Saturday that the Democratic Unionist Party , which has 10 seats in Parliament, had agreed to a "c...

Jun 14 2017

Turkey sends military assessment team to Qatar

Over the weekend, Qatari Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani was in Moscow following a telephone call between Putin and Qatar's ruling emir Sheikh T...

Jun 14 2017

Castile jury re-watches videos of fatal stop

Pendleton named several other black men who have been killed by police in recent years. The final group of a dozen jurors includes both black jurors who heard testimony. ...

Jun 14 2017

Uber discussing leave for CEO

The firm took a look at Uber's overall workplace practices and culture and determined a series of recommendations for the company which the board unanimously agreed to a...

Jun 14 2017

Puerto Rico votes for statehood

But Gov. Ricardo Rossello said the vote sends a clear message to Congress . A majority of the Puerto Rican voters for the first time voted for seeking US statehood bac...

Jun 14 2017

American college student released from N. Korean prison is in a coma

Warmbier is now on his way home to OH, with a State Department representative, to be reunited with his family . "Our son is coming home", Fred Warmbier told The Washi...

Jun 14 2017

OPEC sees oil market rebalancing at slower pace, says output rises

The price for Brent crude oil was up 1.6 percent about 15 minutes before the start of trading to $48.92 per barrel. Speaking to media in Abuja, the minister made an...

Jun 14 2017

Three questions raised by the Comey hearings

Donald Trump Jr. on Saturday seemed to back up former FBI Director James Comey's claim that President Donald Trump asked him to drop the investigation into ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions says 'I have confidence' in special counsel

Sessions is likely to be asked about his conversations with Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and whether there were more encounters that should have been made public. Five ...

Jun 14 2017

Britain's May in tough talks on forging governing alliance

He told Sky News: "The Prime Minister spoke with, I thought, great authority and also she was generous in acknowledging that the result was not what it should be". As May...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions brands Russia collusion claims a 'detestable lie'

I recused myself from any investigation into the campaigns for President, but I did not recuse myself from defending my honor against scurrilous and false allegations. "I...

Jun 14 2017

Will the Gulf Cooperation Council Survive the Saudi-Qatar Crisis?

He described the decision by the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Bahrain as a sovereign action which was in response to Doha's support of extremism and terrorist groups. Ankara ...