Stories about World Media

May 15 2017

'Fast decision' possible on new Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Trump has said he removed Comey because he was not doing a good job and that Comey lost the support of Federal Bureau of Investigation employees. "We do it through a ...

May 15 2017

North Korea carries out 'successful' mid-to-long range missile test

He says officials are studying possible implications of the launch that came days after South Korea's new president took office and an global conference is being hosted b...

May 15 2017

Moon to send lawmaker as special envoy to China

South Korean President Moon Jae-in, center, is greeted by officials upon his arrival at presidential Blue House in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. He also sa...

May 15 2017

Indian-American asks WH to produce tapes of Trump-Comey talk

Mr Trump's firing of Mr Comey already has left him with the dubious distinction of being the first president since Nixon to fire a law enforcement official overseeing...

May 15 2017

Emmanuel Macron to be sworn in as French president

In his inaugural address, Macron pledged to work to overcome divisions in society which had been shown by the presidential election campaign and seek to build a strong Fr...

May 15 2017

Pope canonizes 2 children who claimed to see Virgin of Fatima

Speaking to all of the sick and suffering present, he said they should not think of themselves just as recipients of charitable solidarity, but know that they are full ...

May 15 2017

Cong seeks probe into allegations of 'illegal' foreign funding

He also called for an investigation into Arvind Kejriwal's foreign trips. After that, Mishra had gone on a hunger strike for an indefinite period. Sacked Delhi water mi...

May 15 2017

Macron backs Paris' 2024 Olympic bid

Evaluating Los Angeles' readiness to host the 2024 Olympic Games takes some imagination. The bidding race has been dominated by recent intrigue over the possibility t...

May 15 2017

Serena Williams confirms her pregnancy, expected to give birth in September

It would be perfectly safe for Williams to continue with rigorous training throughout pregnancy, but how quickly she would return to tournament tennis was uncertain, the ...

May 15 2017

Soggy Mother's Day As Showers Persist Into Monday

Tonight will be a dry start with some clear spells at first, however it will soon cloud over with a southerly breeze developing. After a lovely Mothers Day the nice ...

May 15 2017

Trump says possible to pick new Federal Bureau of Investigation director by next week

Lawmakers from both parties reprimanded Trump's actions, which included shifting explanations from the White House for Comey's dismissal and an ominous tweet by Trump tha...

May 15 2017

Hamas, Which The US Considers A Terror Group, Elects A New Leader

Haniya was dismissed as PM by the president of the PA, Mahmoud Abbas, but he remained the de facto leader of the movement in the Gaza Strip. Haniya, who was chosen by...

May 15 2017

Trump to host Turkish president at White House on May 16

President Donald Trump authorizing the Defense Department to arm the PKK/PYD terrorist group in Syria. The Turkish government designates USA -backed Syrian Kurdish mili...

May 15 2017

Schumer: No new Federal Bureau of Investigation director without a special prosecutor

If you have an independent special prosecutor, then you really have the ability to get to the bottom of this, so it matters in terms of who the Federal Bureau of Investig...

May 15 2017

Putin sits down at piano in China, plays Soviet songs

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping expressed concerns over the escalation of tensions following the missile test, Kremlin spokesman Dmitr...

May 15 2017

Spokesman: Iraqi forces launch new push in Mosul's west

Following February talks with Iraqi leaders in Baghdad, Defense Secretary James Mattis emphatically reaffirmed the ongoing strategic partnership between the countries, ...

May 15 2017

Netanyahu: Moving US embassy to Jerusalem would 'smash' Palestinian fantasy

Netanyahu commented on Tillerson's remarks, saying that "moving the USA embassy to Jerusalem won't harm the peace process". The opposite is true. To the contrary, it wo...

May 15 2017

Records show violent history for Ohio nursing home gunman

Responding officers found Disario on the street and then investigated a report of a gunman at the nursing home, Thorp said. The hostages were unharmed and police found ...

May 15 2017

Clapper says Trump weakening U.S. institutions

And I feel as though it's under assault and eroding". The former FBI director had been leading the agency's investigation into the USA intelligence community's conclusion...

May 15 2017

UN's 'Absurd' Birthday Present to Israel: Resolution Brands Them 'Occupiers'

It also called on the members of the United Nations body to provide greater support for the Palestinian cause in worldwide forums and defend the rights of the Palestini...