Stories about World Media

Jun 15 2017

Iranian boat shines laser at US aircraft in Strait of Hormuz

The amphibious assault ship USS Bataan, the guided-missile destroyer USS Cole , and dry cargo ship Washington Chambers were transiting the strait when the Iranian vessel...

Jun 15 2017

Hammond to push for United Kingdom to stay in EU customs union

Speaking alongside Mr Macron, the PM said: "We have been very clear we want to maintain a close relationship and a close partnership with the European Union and individ...

Jun 15 2017

Tory talks with the DUP are 'going well' so far

Arlene Foster and DUP deputy leader Nigel Dodds entered Downing Street at around 12:40 p.m. (1140 GMT, 7:40 a.m. EDT). "We've had some very good discussions today ...

Jun 15 2017

DUP leader slams 'hyperbole' over gay rights policy

May's Conservatives unexpectedly lost their majority in parliament in Thursday's snap general election , causing political chaos ahead of Brexit talks with the Europe...

Jun 15 2017

Jeff Sessions brands accusations of Russian Federation collusion an 'appalling lie'

Sessions said it would be "absurd" to suggest that a recusal from a single investigation would render him unable to manage the leadership of the FBI . Though the Justic...

Jun 15 2017

4 dead, including suspect, at San Francisco UPS facility

Chaplin said one police response team encountered the gunman, whom he said was armed with an assault pistol . A UPS spokesman said several people were injured in the s...

Jun 15 2017

Night of horror in London

Those numbers are expected to rise. The cause of the blaze, is not known, but a blog post from Grenfell Action Group in November 2016 said "only a catastrophic event"...

Jun 15 2017

London high-rise fire like horror movie

At least 12 people perished on Wednesday after a massive inferno tore through a London apartment block, with witnesses reporting terrified residents had leapt from the ...

Jun 15 2017

Multiple victims from UPS centre shooting in San Francisco

The next thing he knew, he said, "a mob of UPS drivers" was running down the street screaming "shooter, shooter". Live video showed a massive police presence near the f...

Jun 15 2017

I'm '100 percent willing' to testify under oath

And he said multiple times that he choose to take detailed notes about his interactions with Trump because he anxious the White House and President would lie about them...

Jun 15 2017

Govt extends interest subsidy on crop loans for 2017-18

Post the cold blooded murder of six farmers in MP and an all-India agitation by farmers seeking debt relief, Government of India has hurriedly called a Cabinet meeting to...

Jun 15 2017

Trump interviewed Mueller for FBI job day before he was tapped f

Rep. Brad Sherman (D-California) is drafting an impeachment resolution that headmits won't go anywhere, but he says he wants to "move things forward" by pressing the issu...

Jun 15 2017

Paul Ryan Makes Emotional Address To House After Alexandria Shooting

Ryan lauded Democrats for gathering in prayer after hearing the news of the shooting, saying although there's many images lawmakers will want to forget from this day, t...

Jun 15 2017

Workers exploited at Russia's 2018 World Cup venues, Human Rights Watch says

And thankfully, you won't need to have cable to get the Confederations Cup live stream this season. "The apparent surveillance and detention of a Human Rights Watc...

Jun 15 2017

Macron party claims parliamentary victory

He called the result a vindication of Macron's "winning strategy". "The stakes of the second round are clear", said the Bordeaux mayor, calling for Republicans voters t...

Jun 15 2017

Fed raises interest rates

Europe's benchmark bond yield held near seven-week lows as analysts said weak growth and inflation may encourage the USA central bank to adopt a cautious tone after...

Jun 15 2017

Congressman Doug LaMalfa was not near Virginia shooting scene

The shooting occurred at a popular park and baseball complex in Alexandria, Virginia, where lawmakers and others were gathered for a morning practice about 7 a.m. Arizo...

Jun 15 2017

Trump decries shooting of GOP congressman, calls for unity

Brooks also told CNN that at least 50 rounds were fired. "There's a guy with a gun blasting away. The security detail saved a lot of lives because they attacked the shoot...

Jun 15 2017

London mayor says tower fire 'horrific'

As locals stood aghast at the sight of the burning building, some wearing protective masks, people carried donations such as bags of clothing and bottles of water to a ne...

Jun 15 2017

'No warning' in London building blaze

Sadiq Khan, who is Mayor of London , told the paper: "There will be a great many questions over the coming days as to the cause of this tragedy and I want to reassure Lo...