Stories about World Media

Jun 15 2017

Philippines: US troops on the ground near besieged city

Speaking in Tokyo last week, Cayetano told the Nikkei Asian Review that worldwide cooperation was needed to end the siege in Marawi . A city in the Philippines was...

Jun 15 2017

Remember the professor who said Republicans should be executed?

Hodgkinson appears to have written more than a dozen letters to the Belleville News-Democrat, a local paper, from 2010 to 2012. Police initially tweeted that the susp...

Jun 15 2017

GOP senator: Obama reached out after shooting

He said the team of Democrats wasn't in any danger because they were practicing at a field separare from the Alexandria , Virginia, park where the GOP baseball team ca...

Jun 15 2017

Trump Reportedly Being Investigated for Possible Obstruction of Justice

President Donald Trump has yet to begin building his Mexico border wall, but U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions set about building a stone wall on Capitol Hill dur...

Jun 15 2017

US urges Gulf states to ease blockade against Qatar: Tillerson

He reportedly " may not have known " Qatar is home to the United States' largest military base in the Middle East. (Qatar notably plays host to CENTCOM, the U.S. Trum...

Jun 15 2017

2nd LD: US Attorney General calls Russian Federation collusion accusation "detestable lie"

Faced with statements by President Trump that he fired Comey in part because of the Russian Federation probe, Sessions stood by his argument that Comey had earned negativ...

Jun 15 2017

Romania's ruling party withdraws support for its PM

Earlier in the evening, the leader of the Social Democratic Party (PSD) Liviu Dragnea announced that all the Government's members handed in their resignations and called ...

Jun 15 2017

War crimes prosecutor calls for arrest of Saif Gaddafi, dictator's son

Saif's lawyer said on Sunday his client had been released from prison in the eastern Libyan town of Zintan, where he had been held since 2011, under an amnesty law passed...

Jun 15 2017

Trump calls for unity after GOP baseball shooting

The unannounced visit to MedStar Washington Hospital Center came hours after Scalise emerged from surgery after he was injured during a shooting at a Congressional Baseba...

Jun 15 2017

Boris Johnson denies plot to topple Theresa May

But there is only a two-year timeframe for sealing a deal, under a process unleashed by May herself on March 29 and further delayed by her own election gambit. The Tories...

Jun 15 2017

Bernie Sanders 'sickened' by congressional shooter, who allegedly was campaign volunteer

Hodgkinson , 66, of Belleville, Illinois. The only member of Congress who sustained injuries was House Majority Whip Steve Scalise of Louisana. But he said news of th...

Jun 15 2017

GOP Congressman Scalise in Critical Condition

The man who shot and wounded four people at a Republican baseball practice on Wednesday in Alexandria, Virginia, had two guns in his possession, the Federal Burea...

Jun 15 2017

Gunman shooting at baseball practice field dead

Capitol Police Chief Matthew Verderosa said at a Wednesday morning news conference that none of the injuries were believed to be life-threatening. It's not clear how...

Jun 15 2017

What We Know About The Suspect In GOP Baseball Practice Shooting

Sanders, whose failed presidential campaign Hodgkinson is believed to have been a volunteer with, called the shooting a "despicable act". The FBI has identified Hodgkin...

Jun 15 2017

Paper says Mueller probe looking at obstruction

Daniel Coats, the current director of national intelligence, Adm. Mike Rogers, head of the National Security Agency, and Richard Ledgett, Rogers' former deputy will be in...

Jun 15 2017

No plan to sack Russian Federation probe head Mueller: US justice official

Comey testified before the Senate intelligence committee last week and confirmed that he gave Mueller the memos he wrote detailing his interactions with Trump ahe...

Jun 15 2017

May nears deal with Northern Irish 'kingmakers'

British Prime Minister Theresa May faced further delays in forming her new government on Wednesday after her would-be allies said their agreement would be put bac...

Jun 15 2017

Baby thrown from burning London high-rise caught

Kent's fire chief is urging people living and working in high rise buildings to ensure they are fully aware of safety and evacuation procedures. Witness Samira Lamrani ...

Jun 15 2017

Woman trapped in Grenfell Tower films panic as fire engulfs block

More than 200 firefighters were deployed to put out the fire, which was still burning more than 11 hours after the alarm was raised. Baird said the major refurbishment ...

Jun 15 2017

Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice

But expressions of discontent with Mueller are bubbling up nonetheless. The tweet from Conway came after the Trump White House had to put out a fire caused by Trump c...