Stories about World Media

Jun 16 2017

Michigan Health Director Charged with Involuntary Manslaughter Over Flint Water Crisis

April-December 2016: Criminal charges are brought against state and local officials. The water from the Flint River, from where it began drawing its supply, was m...

Jun 16 2017

Russia's military claims it may have killed IS leader Baghdadi

The Russian Defense Ministry said the information about al-Baghdadi's death was still "being verified through various channels". The Russian Defense Ministry claimed th...

Jun 16 2017

Donald Trump confirms he is under investigation for firing James Comey

Addressing allegations that he had unreported meetings with Russian officials while he advised the Trump campaign, Sessions said he had already acknowledged two meeti...

Jun 16 2017

UK PM misses out on meeting fire survivors

He said that number was expected to rise. Relatives and friends of the missing made increasingly desperate appeals for information, as it became increasingly clear th...

Jun 16 2017

Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Fire Mueller Unless 'Lawful and Appropriate'

Lindsey Graham, R-South Carolina, whether a history of political donations would prohibit someone from being involved in the investigation. In an interview with ABC New...

Jun 16 2017

Actions Must Follow China's Words on North Korea, Mattis Says

Mattis responded that "like it or not, we are part of the world". Though US military exercises in the Korean peninsula have been controversial in the worldwide communit...

Jun 16 2017

Five takeaways from Jeff Sessions' testimony to senators

But not long after Jeff Sessions denied any knowledge of a meeting with Sergey Kislyak, a picture began making the rounds showing that the two were indeed together on t...

Jun 16 2017

Other view: Scalise shooting: Playing congressional baseball game shows needed unity

The Capitol Police Memorial Fund was added as a beneficiary on Wednesday. Ivanka Trump and Trump adviser KellyAnne Conway were spotted at home plate and the Republican du...

Jun 16 2017

Grenfell Tower: Tragic symbol of London inequality

The exterior cladding and the insulation squeezed between its panels were added as part of an extensive renovation completed previous year. Emergency accommodation had ...

Jun 16 2017

President Trump returns to Twitter to gripe about Russia probe 'WITCH HUNT'

While saner aides within the West Wing have reportedly impressed on Trump that firing Mueller would be political suicide, the rising tide of right-wing voices itching fo...

Jun 16 2017

Theresa May to return to meet Grenfell Tower victims following backlash

Firefighters continued to pick their way through the burnt-out wreckage of the building Friday. A massive fire raced through the 24-story high-rise apartment buildi. Engi...

Jun 16 2017

Mueller's Investigation of Trump Expands to Obstruction of Justice Probe

CNN has been trying to get the Federal Bureau of Investigation to turn over copies of former director James Comey's memos that he prepared after conversations with Pre...

Jun 16 2017

Grief turns to anger in neighborhood near London tower fire

Commander Stuart Cundy of the Metropolitan Police said: "I can confirm six fatalities". The number of victims is expected to grow. Yet already one thing is clear: this de...

Jun 16 2017

Confirmed death toll in London fire rises to 30

Relatives and friends of the missing made increasingly desperate appeals for information, as it became increasingly clear that few are likely to have survived. Teams were...

Jun 16 2017

WaPo: Mueller Is Investigating Trump for Obstruction of Justice

Sen. John Thune (R-SD) defended the special counsel put in charge of the Justice Department's investigation of Russian meddling in the 2016 on Thursday, disputing Preside...

Jun 16 2017

Still no proof of collusion with Russians, says Donald Trump

A presidential spokeswoman responded with a qualified endorsement Tuesday: "While the president has the right to (fire Robert Mueller ), he has no intention to do so", S...

Jun 16 2017

Firefighters 'overwhelmed' by public's support

Firefighters said the blaze was unprecedented in its scale and the speed with which it engulfed the tower. Basildon is home to Grade II listed Brooke House, in the...

Jun 16 2017

Stonewalling Sessions Runs Away From Tough Questions in Senate Inquiry

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., pressed Sessions to promise that he would at least provide documentation to help the committee's investigation, but Sessions allowed only th...

Jun 16 2017

Thai police raid 'click farm,' find 347200 SIM cards

Immigration police arrested three Chinese nationals in a raid on a rented room in Tambon Ban Mai Nongsai, charging them with work-permit violations and for "online tradin...

Jun 16 2017

Russian Federation airstrike likely killed ISIS leader Al-Baghdadi

Asked about the claim at a news conference in Moscow , Lavrov said: "I don't have a 100-percent confirmation of the information". United States defense officials said ...