Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions facing sharp questions over ties with Russian Federation

Ron Wyden aggressively questioned Attorney General Jeff Sessions on just what former FBI Director James Comey thought was "problematic" about Sessions that would ul...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions Argues With Ron Wyden During Senate Testimony

Sessions will be testifying under oath before the Senate Intelligence Committee , the same body that questioned fired FBI Director James Comey last week. "There are ...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions denies `false and scurrilous Russia allegations´

Sessions says he's never received a Russian Federation briefing. "I don't even read that carefully". "You might have been very critical of me if I, as an active part o...

Jun 14 2017

Trump scolds Qatar on terror

Meanwhile, Qatar's Foreign Ministry said that the country regrets the decision of Saudi Arabia , Bahrain , the United Arab Emirates' and Egypt to cut off diplomati...

Jun 14 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein: Special counsel will have 'full independence' for Russian Federation probe

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says he will "defend the integrity" of the special counsel's investigation into Russian interference in the USA elections. What h...

Jun 14 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein sees no reason to fire Mueller

He added , "I'm not going to follow any order unless I believe those are lawful and appropriate orders". I knew him before that, and I have confidence in Mr. Attorney Gen...

Jun 14 2017

Angela Merkel congratulates Emmanuel Macron for parliamentary elections

Macron's parties won an overwhelming 32 percent of the popular vote on Sunday. Less than half of registered voters — 48.7 percent — cast ballots on Sunday, the Interi...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions Testifies He Never Discussed Election With Russians

As a longtime senator from Alabama, Sessions will be granted some degree of deference, at least from Republicans. Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) said. "Let me state this clea...

Jun 14 2017

Stunning blow for May in United Kingdom exit poll

But that's not the picture she painted at the end of May. The poll forecast the Scottish National Party (SNP) would win 34 seats, the center-left Liberal Democrats 14, ...

Jun 14 2017

Gov't wants more time to address second travel ban ruling

Circuit Court of Appeals on May 25 as well. "I'm proud that my home state has shown leadership in fighting against President Trump's Muslim Ban". The 9th Circuit, h...

Jun 14 2017

Republicans taking large risk by gambling with health care

At a Rose Garden ceremony minutes after the bill's narrow House passage last month , Trump called it "a great plan ". Trump stepped up pressure for the repeal with ...

Jun 14 2017

Pound plunges on United Kingdom election upset, other currencies calm

According to Theresa May's speech outside Downing Street, the Conservatives will be supported by the right-wing Northern Irish party (the DUP). "The DUP is pro-Brexit, ...

Jun 14 2017

Bill Cosby Jury Drills Down on His Deposition Testimony

Cosby was back in court to await the verdict, dressed in a dark suit and tie, at Montgomery County Court in Norristown, Pennsylvania. In the interview, Constand said sh...

Jun 14 2017

England set to axe Roy for semi-final

Surrey opener Roy has averaged just 6.37 from eight ODI innings this season, with a mere two double-figure scores. But for the team's sake, we need to get results. So tha...

Jun 14 2017

Kevin Durant sends love to Rihanna after Warriors win title

Cleveland has now lost two of the three showdowns in this Finals trilogy. While fans in the audience chanted "say you're sorry!" at Smith, he conceded and offered a g...

Jun 14 2017

Trump Weighs Firing Mueller, According To Confidant

The questions came after a Trump associate suggested on Monday that. Under questioning from Sen. "I think he's weighing that option", Mr Ruddy said in an interview ...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions Denies Knowledge Of Russian Interference During Testimony

On March 1, it was disclosed by members of the Department of Justice (DOJ) that Sessions had met with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak twice during the campaign , T...

Jun 14 2017

Korea suggest regional bloc hosts for 2030 World Cup

During the June 29-30 talks, Trump and Moon will "coordinate on" the Democratic People's Republic of Korea-related (DPRK ) issues, including countering the "growing" DPRK...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions denies 'false' allegations, contradicts Comey contention

He says the suggestion he was "aware of any collusion with the Russian government to hurt this country which I have served for 35 years, or to undermine the integrity of ...

Jun 14 2017

U.S. tests missile defence system

Philip E. Coyle is a former head of the Pentagon's test and evaluation office and a senior fellow at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation. Four of those test...