Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

EU tells May "no time to lose" on Brexit talks

Following a hung parliament in the snap election she called, Mrs May has said she plans to form a minority government to deliver Brexit and will take part in the negoti...

Jun 14 2017

China reasserts hard line on Taiwan after Panama's switch

Varela said on Twitter China is the second-largest user of the Panama Canal and that diplomatic ties with the country represented new job opportunities for people in Pa...

Jun 14 2017

Georgia inmates kill two correction officers, now on the loose

Tuesday, on Georgia State Highway 16 between Eatonton and Sparta, southeast of Atlanta. "We are now looking for two white males in a dark green Honda Civic that have ...

Jun 14 2017

Attorney General Jeff Sessions says he was never briefed on Russian Federation probe

In the gaggle on Air Force One on Tuesday, White House deputy press secretary Sarah Sanders said the President wasn't able to watch "much of it", but from "what he did se...

Jun 14 2017

Comey Conveniently Becomes 'Honest' After Being Fired

Comey also said Trump asked him in January to pledge loyalty to the president, an unusual request that would put in doubt the independence of the Federal Bureau of In...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea frees US prisoner Otto Warmbier 'in a coma'

North Korean authorities claimed Warmbier had a state poster in his luggage when he was departing the country. His parents later told the Washington Post that their ...

Jun 14 2017

Russian Federation collusion claim 'detestable lie'

He said: "I recused myself not because of asserting wrongdoing or any belief that I may have been involved in wrongdoing in the campaign". "Thank you for saying that, S...

Jun 14 2017

Key takeaways from Attorney General Sessions' testimony

Sessions originally said that he disaffiliated himself simply because he was an adviser to Trump during the campaign, but doubt was cast on that explanation when Comey ...

Jun 14 2017

French President Emmanuel Macron's party on course for huge parliamentary majority

By 5 p.m. local time, 40.75 per cent had cast their ballots, the lowest turnout in the fifth Republic, compared with the same time of day in the first round of 2012, when...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous allegations'

He also testified that he had no knowledge of any Trump campaign staff having any such conversations. Sessions said he recused himself from the Justice Departmen...

Jun 14 2017

New Mexico Senator frustrated by Sessions' refusal to answer questions

Hitting out at "scurrilous and false accusations" over his decision, Mr Sessions said he had "dedicated myself to the highest standards". "The suggestion that I par...

Jun 14 2017

PM Modi conveys India's strong support to Afghan in combating terror

Modi said both nations "should enhance cooperation and coordination in worldwide affairs and deal with sensitive issues between the two countries", according to Hua. Spea...

Jun 14 2017

Philando Castile death: Officer's fate now in jury's hands

Jeronimo Yanez , 29, said that after Castile informed the former St. Anthony, Minnesota, cop that he had a licensed firearm in the vehicle, he told Castile not to reach f...

Jun 14 2017

Jeff Sessions denies 'false and scurrilous Russia allegations'

Dianne Feinstein about whether he spoke with President Donald Trump about Comey's firing, Sessions said: "I'm not able to discuss or confirm or deny the nature of priva...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions Senate testimony to be public

Sessions won't be able to tell senators what went on in the meeting - the president had ordered him out of the Oval Office, along with other officials, before speaking ...

Jun 14 2017

At hearing, attorney general denies 'false and scurrilous allegations' about Russia meeting

When Comey testified before the same Senate committee last week, the senators asked Comey how he would "characterize Attorney General Sessions's adherence to his recu...

Jun 14 2017

Sheriff: Georgia inmates overpowered, disarmed slain guards

The prison bus was transporting about 33 inmates to the Georgia Diagnostic and Classification Center in Jackson, when the two inmates somehow entered a secure section o...

Jun 14 2017

Authorities Seek 2 Escaped Inmates After 2 Guards Killed

The fugitives - Donnie Russell Rowe , serving life without parole, and Ricky Dubose , who has elaborate tattoos on his face and neck - carjacked a "grass green", four-d...

Jun 14 2017

We are not winning in Afghanistan - US Defense Secretary Mattis

Defense Secretary James Mattis on Tuesday promised to deliver a new military strategy for Afghanistan to lawmakers by mid-July, a timeline months behind what some mem...

Jun 14 2017

Watch this United States interceptor missile system destroy an ICBM. Wow!

The interceptor was launched from Vandenberg AFB at midday and targeted a simulated incoming warhead launched from the central Pacific Ocean. The fresh sabre-rattling...