Stories about World Media

Jun 14 2017

Malaysia Airlines flight forced to land over bomb scare

Witnesses described how the man, carrying an object, went towards the front of the plane shortly after it took off at 11:11pm. A business-class passenger, former Austr...

Jun 14 2017

Trump calls House health bill he backed 'mean'

Republican senators were already planning to make their bill more generous, at least relative to the House bill, known as the American Health Care Act . Asked if he'd se...

Jun 14 2017

White House denies Trump wants Mueller out, but heat's on

He later noted that it was up to Mueller to determine whether the issue might be part of his investigation, and he thought Mueller "ought to review that". In general, it ...

Jun 14 2017

Gunman Opens Fire on GOP Congressional Baseball Practice

Some things that get reported by the media will later turn out to be wrong. Bernie Sanders addressed details that emerged that the suspected shooter volunteered on th...

Jun 14 2017

Suspect in congressional baseball shooting identified

It's too early to tell whether the shooting was an act of terrorism or whether members of Congress were specifically targeted, Tim Slater, the Federal Bureau of Investiga...

Jun 14 2017

4 takeaways from Sessions' feisty testimony to Congress about Russian Federation

The U.S. Attorney General denounced as a "detestable lie" any charges that he had been party to any Russian election inteference during the 2016 campaign, as Jeff Sessio...

Jun 14 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise, others shot at congressional baseball practice

Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill., according to law enforcement officials. U.S. Rep Adam Kinzinger, R-Channahon, is not participating in this year's Congressional Men's...

Jun 14 2017

Son of congressman at scene of shooting, rescued by GOP members

A congressman and two Capitol Police officers were shot when a gunman opened fire at the Republican congressional baseball team's practice in Alexandria, Virginia, po...

Jun 14 2017

Supreme Court Narrowly Rejects NI Abortion Appeal

Stephen Cragg QC (Queen's Counsel), for the mother and daughter, told the court: " They live in the United Kingdom , but - unlike all other women and girls in the Unit...

Jun 14 2017

EU chief says 3 states will be sanctioned over refugees

The European Commission launched a legal case on Tuesday against Poland , Hungary and the Czech Republic for failing to fulfil their pledges to accommodate refugee...

Jun 14 2017

Who is Steve Scalise, GOP congressman injured in Virginia shooting

Officers who were injured during the incident were in good condition, according to a mid-morning report by Reuters. The Congressional Baseball Game has been an annual...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions: 'I did not recuse myself from defending my honor'

Thus far, most of the key witnesses that have appeared before the committee have been current or former law enforcement or national intelligence staff, rather than key Tr...

Jun 14 2017

Ashraf Ghani offers Taliban peace talks to be part of national mainstream

The bombing took place during Wednesday morning's rush hour, when a truck exploded in the diplomatic zone of central Kabul . The bomb detonated early in the morning ...

Jun 14 2017

London Firefighters Battle High-Rise Inferno; At Least 6 Fatalities Reported

One resident said the fire alarm did not go off. A boxing gym and a nursery are housed in the tower, according to a news release past year from the Royal Borough of Ke...

Jun 14 2017

White House cancels Trump public event after shooting at lawmakers

Two law enforcement sources told CNN the shooter, who is in police custody, has been taken to a hospital. Two individuals were taken to a local hospital and are liste...

Jun 14 2017

Time needed to solve comfort women row, Moon tells Japan

MFAT said New Zealand had not provided direct humanitarian aid to North Korea since the current government came to power in 2008. In the article, titled, "US hostile ...

Jun 14 2017

PM Modi to inaugurate Kochi Metro; 'Metro Man' Sreedharan sidelined

As per the approved list from the PMO, the prime minister, governor, chief minister, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu , K V Thomas, MP, state minister Thomas Chandy and M...

Jun 14 2017

Trump Says Shooting Assailant Died of Injuries

He said two of the wounded were congressional staffers. "Whip Scalise was shot in the hip". "We're all brothers. I feel like it happened to one of us", Rudiger said. ...

Jun 14 2017

Colorado politicians react to shooting at congressional baseball practice

Law enforcement officials are calling the shooting a "deliberate attack". "My prayers are with my friend Steve Scalise , my colleagues, their staff, the local first re...

Jun 14 2017

More Color More Pride: Pride Flag Redesign Includes LGBT People of Color

Flag designer Tierney and the Office of LGBT Affairs have developed a website where people can download the flag for free. That the simple, well-meaning acts of raisi...