Stories about World Media

Jun 15 2017

Greece natural disaster hits Lesbos: Tremors felt in Istanbul and Athens

The quake also hit the nearby Greek island of Lesbos , where a 43-year-old woman was killed and 15 other people were injured. According to Deutsche Welle , both Turk...

Jun 15 2017

Donald Trump Finally Gets His Wish, Is Now Under Criminal Investigation

Robert Mueller's investigation is looking into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, and is also looking into financial crimes among Trum...

Jun 15 2017

Top US lawmaker among 5 shot at baseball ground

Hodgkinson , tried to turn a baseball field into a killing field. Mo Brooks, another Republican lawmaker from Louisiana who was at the practice, provided some of the fi...

Jun 15 2017

At least six dead in London apartment fire

Flames and smoke billow as firefighters deal with a serious fire in a tower block at Latimer Road in West London , Britain June 14, 2017 . But this fire seemed to tea...

Jun 15 2017

European Union calls on Britain to clarify Brexit stance following snap elections

She mocked Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn , a socialist, as incompetent and unrealistic, but his electoral campaign energised the youth vote and wiped out the Conservati...

Jun 15 2017

Death toll from London tower block fire rises to 12

Pictures from the scene showed flames engulfing the block and a plume of smoke visible across the capital, while others showed residents looking out of windows in the blo...

Jun 15 2017

CORBYN COMEBACK? How Labour leader 'could STILL win election and become PM'

May had been expected to win comfortably. Labour has said it would tear up May's Brexit negotiating priorities, instead focusing the talks on retaining the benefits of ...

Jun 15 2017

Rep. King on Scalise Shooting: There Are 'Psychotic People' on Both Sides

Trump said. "He is grateful for the fearless actions of U.S. Capitol Police , first responders, and colleagues". Mr Sanders said he denounced the violence "in the stro...

Jun 15 2017

United States congressman 'critical' after being shot at baseball practice

Police identified the gunman as James T. Hodgkinson, 66, of Belleville, Ill., but did not not immediately release any motive for the shooting or tied it to any politica...

Jun 15 2017

London residents raised concerns months before fire

More than 200 firefighters, backed up by 40 fire engines, fought for hours to try to control the blaze, London's deadliest for a generation. Family and friends of Gren...

Jun 15 2017

US congressman Scalise survives gun attack in Virginia

Records indicate he has not been involved in any legal cases since 2011. Michigan Congressman Mike Bishop said Scalise was standing on second base when gunfire erupte...

Jun 15 2017

Trump after visit with Scalise: 'He is a real fighter'

And he served as a presidential campaign volunteer for Bernie Sanders , who took to the Senate floor to condemn his act of violence. "I have no idea why anybody would ...

Jun 15 2017

Jeff Sessions Dodges Trump Questions, Angering Democrats

Mark Warner, the vice chairman of the Senate intelligence committee . "I recused myself from any investigation into the campaigns for president, but I did not recuse m...

Jun 15 2017

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice

In his testimony on June 8, Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee that he believed Trump had fired him over his role as lead of the FBI investigation into Russ...

Jun 15 2017

Congressional Baseball Shooting: Florida Rep. Says Shooter Asked Party Affiliation

Barry Loudermilk (R-GA), raised the issue as well, saying one of his aides could have had a "clear shot" at the gunman if they had a weapon. Several others were shot tha...

Jun 15 2017

Two of Theresa May's closest aides quit after election result

David Davis will also stay on as Brexit secretary and Sir Michael Fallon will keep his role as defence secretary. The pair have been in the firing line after Mrs May'...

Jun 15 2017

Waited for results, now it's Brexit time: Merkel

Clearly the Conservatives, albeit as the largest party by more than 50 seats, can not form a majority government. One of the lead European Union negotiators, Guy Ve...

Jun 15 2017

As Sessions denounces Russian Federation allegations, Democrats fail to rough him up

During the hearing, the AG criticized Comey's "usurpation" of authority when the FBI director disclosed the outcome last summer of the bureau's investigation into Hilla...

Jun 15 2017

Congressman Steve Scalise, Four Others Shot at Alexandria, Virginia, Baseball Field

Alexandria police chief Michael Brown confirmed that five people, including Scalise were taken to the hospital. Representative Mo Brooks told CNN he heard 10 to 20...

Jun 15 2017

Mueller investigating Trump for obstruction of justice, Washington Post reports

The Post and The New York Times both reported that Mueller was seeking interviews with three Trump administration officials who weren't involved in Trump's camp...