Stories about World Media

Jun 15 2017

US attorney general angers Democrats with refusal to testify on Trump conversations

Sessions' decision to testify in public came after he chose to cancel a public appearance before the Senate Appropriations Committee, and offered to testify in private b...

Jun 15 2017

Eyewitness posts video of baseball shooting

Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said his officers were "in good condition" and their injuries were not life-threatening. Flake said that when he heard the shoo...

Jun 15 2017

Congressman shot at baseball practice is avid sports fan

Senior Republican Congressman Steve Scalise was among several victims shot and wounded at a baseball practice ahead of an annual game between lawmakers.Scalise was re...

Jun 15 2017

Dead, 18 Critical After Fire Engulfs London Tower Block

She says there were a number of fatalities, but that she could not confirm the numbers because of the "complexity of the building". More than 200 firefighters worked th...

Jun 15 2017

Brazilian electoral court rules against striping Michael Temer off his presidency

According to Veja , Temer's team is looking for a way to discredit Fachin - and thus sink the investigation. A condemnation could have forced Temer out of office, plungi...

Jun 15 2017

Gunman who shot congressman had history of anti-GOP activity

President Trump, urging unity in the wake of a shooting at a congressional baseball team practice Wednesday morning. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann, R-Tenn., said the shootin...

Jun 15 2017

DC, Maryland sue Trump over alleged foreign payments in move Spi

The attorneys general claim that the president violated the Constitution by accepting payments from foreign governments when they do business at a Trump-owned establi...

Jun 15 2017

May and DUP leader Arlene Foster set for crucial talks

Jeremy Corbyn , leader of the opposition Labour Party, which saw its number of parliamentary seats and share of the vote increase, said there could be another election ...

Jun 15 2017

May to face fury of own MPs

Days after May lost her parliamentary majority in a failed electoral gamble, the premier welcomed the leader of the DUP to Downing Street in a bid to gain the support of ...

Jun 15 2017

Man shot in ankle after argument near NYC's Barclay Center

Police are looking for a man who fled with a gun. "In the midst of Gun Violence Awareness Month and one week after we took the Father's Day pledge against violence, our...

Jun 15 2017

Iran kills terror chief behind parliament and Ayatollah Khomeini shrine attack

He reportedly told high-ranking Iranian officials the the USA and its "agents are the source of instability in the Middle East... who created Islamic State?" The Ayatol...

Jun 15 2017

Shooting at GOP event: Rep Steve Scalise, aide shot in Virginia

Multiple law enforcement officials with knowledge of the investigation told NBC News that there was no immediate indication that the shooter has ties to worldwide terro...

Jun 15 2017

London High-Rise Residents Shout for Help as Building Burns

Some reports also suggest that the Muslims living in the neighbourhood had alerted the fire brigade officials. Twenty people were in a critical condition in area hospit...

Jun 15 2017

What Is The Congressional Baseball Game?

At least five people were wounded, including Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana. Hodgkinson had lashed out against President Donald Trump repeatedly on social...

Jun 15 2017

12 dead as fire engulfs London tower block

British media reported that residents had become trapped in the upper floors and were desperately screaming for help as the fire spread through the building. According ...

Jun 15 2017

President Trump decries shooting of top Congressman, calls for unity

Federal Bureau of Investigation agent Tim Slater told a news conference that investigators were still "exploring all angles" and that it was too early to tell if the Rep...

Jun 15 2017

Sessions dodges Trump questions, angering Democrats

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters later that Trump thought Sessions "did a very good job" and was especially "strong" on denying any collusi...

Jun 15 2017

At least 12 dead, 74 injured in London high-rise fire

Stuart Cundy said that "we believe this number will sadly increase". Firefighters battling massive fire in LondonPeople trapped by the advancing flames and thick smo...

Jun 15 2017

Shooting Reported At San Francisco UPS

KCBS Radio reported that the shooter, a male believed to be a UPS driver, was taken into custody and was being transported to the hospital. Jimmy Lam has been id...

Jun 15 2017

Death toll rises to 12 in London apartment building inferno

Massive flames licked up the sides of the block as more than 200 firefighters battled the blaze for hours. Fire and police officials have not specified what went wrong,...