Stories about World Media

Jun 16 2017

London's tower fire now a criminal probe

At a media briefing, she said parts of the building needed structural support to allow a search. "Our absolute priority for all of us is identifying and locating thos...

Jun 16 2017

London fire: Police boss hopes fatalities 'don't reach triple figures'

Laminated signs bearing the missing persons phone number are tied to the fence next to notices from happier times advertising the Summer Fete with its barbecue, children'...

Jun 16 2017

Russia claims it killed Islamic State leader al-Baghdadi

According to the Russian Defense Ministry , Washington was informed of the strike. The meeting was planned to discuss an exit plan from the Daesh stronghold of Raqqa thr...

Jun 16 2017

Search for Thai family after London tower block inferno

Six bodies have so far been recovered from the gutted 24-storey tower, while 11 have been located inside but can not yet be removed. The search and rescue operation con...

Jun 16 2017

John Major warns against Tory deal with DUP

British Prime Minister Theresa May failed to strike a government deal in an initial round of talks with Northern Ireland's ultra-conservative DUP party on Tuesday, ...

Jun 16 2017

Government confirms emergency funding to deal with aftermath of Grenfell fire

David Lammy MP tweeted yesterday that the nearby St Clements Church is being used as a dropping off point for donations. The final death toll is still unknown, no numbe...

Jun 16 2017

Bill Cosby's chief accuser denies romance before alleged assault

Sometime later, she said she awoke when she felt physical contact and realized Cosby touching her sexually. The gifts, she said, included hats, T-shirts and "some bat...

Jun 16 2017

17 dead, public investigation sought in London tower fire

Thirty were still hospitalized on Thursday, with 15 in critical condition. The remains of a number of people are still inside the ruins of Grenfell Tower , in north ...

Jun 16 2017

Death Toll Rises to 17 After West London Building Fire

I could feel the heat from the fire. He made phone calls to friends and family at home in Syria before sending one final message that read: "The fire is here now, goodb...

Jun 16 2017

UK PM eyes deal to prop up minority government

Former Northern Ireland secretary Lord Hain has accused the Conservatives of "putting party before peace" by seeking an agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party ...

Jun 16 2017

London councils review tower-block fire safety following Grenfell Tower tragedy

Firefighters were able to reach only the 12th floor of the block during the height of the blaze. But he told Morning Report after a disaster of the scale of the L...

Jun 16 2017

Donald Trump lashes out over probe into possible obstruction of justice

Mark Corallo, a spokesman for Trump's personal lawyer, had responded Wednesday evening to the Post report by saying: "The FBI leak of information regarding the presiden...

Jun 16 2017

Mueller said to examine whether Trump sought to slow probe

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Tuesday responded to fired FBI Director James Comey's testimony that he had "implored" him "to prevent any future direct communi...

Jun 16 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise is a Roommate of Southern Illinois Congressman

Police say Hodgkinson legally bought the guns he used in the shooting . It seemed most if not all of his fellow congress members were in agreement. U.S. politicians ...

Jun 16 2017

Watch Putin Offer Political Asylum to James Comey

KIM: The show was present on all social media platforms, and citizens could pose their questions by phone, text message or even a special app. Mothers who had lost thei...

Jun 16 2017

UK General Election: Final Results

British Prime Minister Theresa May , who promised to be a "bloody hard woman" during her country's upcoming divorce negotiations with the European Union , has been ruth...

Jun 16 2017

United States special counsel probing Trump for possible obstruction

At other times, though, Sessions frequently said he couldn't recall specifics, particularly when asked about his meetings with Russian officials during the 2016 camp...

Jun 16 2017

Russia: Al-Baghdadi, Leader Of ISIS, Killed In Airstrike

Col. Ryan Dillon , a spokesman for the US-led coalition's operation against ISIS in Syria and Iraq , said the coalition "cannot confirm these reports at this time". Rus...

Jun 16 2017

Man dies after going over Niagara Falls inside inflatable ball

Jones was found in the Niagara River by the U.S. Coast Guard on June 2. Kirk Jones died after plunging into the Niagara Falls inside a giant ball. . The attempted stun...

Jun 16 2017

England bow out of Champions Trophy with semi-final defeat to Pakistan

Pakistan lost the ODI series in England 4-1 previous year, but did register a consolation victory in the final match at Sophia Gardens, leaving Sarfraz positive ahead of...