Stories about World Media

Jun 17 2017

Attacker uses hammer on officers near Notre Dame in Paris

It comes just three days after militants killed seven people in London in a knife and van attack. Tourists who took refuge in the cathedral were being checked by police...

Jun 17 2017

Andrea Leadsom confronted over PM not meeting Grenfell Tower victims

While being interviewed by Sky News near the tower block in west London , Mrs Leadsom was repeatedly challenged by angry residents. But she was told by one resident (p...

Jun 17 2017

Deputy AG Rosenstein Says He's Seen No Reason to Fire Mueller

Newsmax CEO Christopher Ruddy told PBS that Trump was considering getting rid of Mueller, and other Trump confidants ― most prominently former House Speaker Newt Ging...

Jun 17 2017

Northern Ireland politics hits PM May's coalition talks

A DUP spokesman told AFP there had been a break in the talks due to parliamentary business. "She doesn't have a mandate for scrapping the winter fuel allowance , o...

Jun 17 2017

Scalise still critical, but expected to recover: Doctor

While President Donald Trump visited the MedStar Washington Hospital Center where Mr Scalise is being treated, he did not speak directly to the Louisiana congressma...

Jun 17 2017

Woman accusing Bill Cosby of sex assault denies prior romance between them

But when she did an in-person interview with Cheltenham detectives three days later, she told them it happened "between mid January and mid February 2004" at Cosby's ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump thrusts US, Cuba back toward hostile relations

US law exempts food from a decades-old embargo on USA trade with Cuba , but cumbersome rules on how transactions were executed have made deals hard and costly. Rolling...

Jun 17 2017

On Twitter, Trump decries obstruction probe related to 'phoney' Russian Federation story

Mr Mueller is looking into whether Mr Trump tried to obstruct justice during a meeting with Federal Bureau of Investigation chief James Comey , whom he later sacked, ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump confirms he's being investigated for Comey firing

The obstruction of justice investigation into Mr Trump began days after Mr Comey was sacked, according to people familiar with the matter, the Washington Post sai...

Jun 17 2017

US lawmaker Scalise improving after baseball field shooting

Doctors have been able to control Scalise's internal bleeding and his vital signs have stabilized, Sava said . Now, Sava said he feels "a lot more confident and a lot ...

Jun 17 2017

Wife of Virginia shooter James Hodgkinson: 'I'm sorry that he did this'

Mo Brooks , South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan and Arizona Rep. Trent Franks , The DC has confirmed . Morgan Griffith was also on the list. All six congressmen are m...

Jun 17 2017

Doctor says Scalise recovery a good possibility

He said doctors have turned down Mr Scalise's sedation levels enough that he has been able to respond to visiting family members. "We are encouraged by improvement in his...

Jun 17 2017

General election: Northern Ireland parties to meet May

Sinn Féin, the SDLP and the Alliance Party have all made clear Northern Ireland Secretary James Brokenshire can not chair the ongoing process to restore power-sharing a...

Jun 17 2017

Pakistani PM to attempt to ease Saudi Arabia-Qatar rift

Saudi Arabia , Bahrain, Egypt , Yemen and the United Arab Emirates had severed diplomatic ties with Qatar over Doha's alleged support for Islamist militant groups....

Jun 17 2017

Iran lawmakers briefed on Tehran attacks

During a televised interview on Saturday, Iranian Intelligence Minister Mahmoud Alavi said that the terrorist commander was killed earlier in the day by intelligence fo...

Jun 17 2017

Theresa May confident government's Queen's speech will happen next week

Sinn Féin's Conor Murphy says talks have been slowed down by recent events in London . Talks with the DUP broke up on Tuesday night without an agreement, but Mrs May s...

Jun 17 2017

Outrage grows as dozens feared dead in London blaze

Similar demonstrations are being held across the United Kingdom and Ireland in answer to a call from the residents in Grenfell urging people to help demand justice for th...

Jun 17 2017

Trump keeps much of Obama's Cuba policy

The Cuban government responded Friday evening by rejecting what it called Trump's "hostile rhetoric". "As a global airline, American is committed to continuing to opera...

Jun 17 2017

Ordeal of US student in N.Korea, now in coma, 'terrible thing'

While doctors are uncertain as to what exactly caused the condition, cardiac arrest that stops the flow of blood to the brain is generally seen as resulting in the death ...

Jun 17 2017

Officer injured in baseball shooting throws first pitch

The bullet entered Scalise's left hip and tore through his pelvis, breaking bones, injuring organs and causing severe bleeding. "He remains in critical condition, but...