Stories about World Media

Jun 17 2017

Michigan Officials Charged With Manslaughter In Flint Water Crisis

The charges stem from the death of Robert Skidmore , who died of Legionnaires' disease on December 13, 2015. If convicted of involuntary manslaughter, he could fac...

Jun 17 2017

USA to Send 4000 More Troops to Afghanistan

Mattis is due to attend a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation defense ministers meeting later this month. "Our primary national interest and the global interest in Afghan...

Jun 17 2017

Trump confirms that he is being investigated for firing FBI Director

Former FBI Director James Comey confirmed during testimony that the president was not personally under investigation in the Russian Federation probe, but according to s...

Jun 17 2017

Scalise still in critical condition

Dr. Jack Sava , director of trauma for the MedStar Washington Hospital Center, gave a brief press conference regarding the congressman's condition Friday afternoon. Sc...

Jun 17 2017

Trump expresses more frustration over Russia investigation

Last month, Rosenstein sent a memo to Trump raising concerns over FBI Director James Comey - concerns the White House then cited as a central reason for Comey's firing....

Jun 17 2017

Trump tweet not meant to confirm he is under investigation

Deputy US Attorney General Rod Rosenstein listens during a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing in Washington, DC on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. The transition o...

Jun 17 2017

High-flying feat sets record over Niagara Falls

Erendira said she returned in her mind to her home backyard, where she trains almost everyday, and a calm came over her. "You just get lost in the moment". "The dream wou...

Jun 17 2017

Woman Convicted Of Involuntary Manslaughter In Words Can Kill Case

Carter also allegedly texted Roy telling him to " get back in " to his auto prior to his death , after he reportedly texted her expressing hesitancy and worry. Roy's f...

Jun 17 2017

EU says divorce bill, citizens' rights focus of Brexit talks

Brexit negotiators will discuss Monday Britain's financial obligations to the European Union as the long, complicated and potentially perilous process of the United Kingd...

Jun 17 2017

Rosenstein Says He Wouldn't Follow Order to Fire Mueller Unless 'Appropriate'

Rosenstein said that while it depends on the circumstances, "I think the general answer is no". Two senators say they are disappointed that Attorney General Jeff Sessio...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Says GOP Lawmaker 'In Some Trouble' After Gunshot Wound

The morning after visiting Scalise in the hospital, Trump said the congressman's challenges are "more difficult" than first thought. He has received multiple units of b...

Jun 17 2017

Cladding on London tower was not graded fire-resistant

One of 30 known victims died in hospital. Police expect the number of dead to increase, but have not put a figure on it. London Police have launched an investigation ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump set to row back on Cuban travel and trade

On December 17, 2014, Obama and Cuban President Raul Castro made a surprise simultaneous announcement after months of secret talks to swap prisoners and open a dialogue b...

Jun 17 2017

Trump cautiously optimistic on Steve Scalise's condition

Scalise was fielding balls at second base during the practice Wednesday when he was shot in the hip, and sustained serious injuries as the bullet traveled through his pel...

Jun 17 2017

US Navy crew reported missing after collision off Japan

Navy aircraft, and will join Japanese Coast Guard and Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force helicopters, ships and aircraft to render whatever assistance may be required", ...

Jun 17 2017

Talks on propping up UK PM May's Conservatives are "very positive"

May said on Tuesday that talks with the DUP had been productive - a view shared by DUP leader Arlene Foster - and that Brexit negotiations would begin as planned next w...

Jun 17 2017

Trump's continued search for new Federal Bureau of Investigation chief seen as chaotic

Mr. Trump could still move to block the testimony next week, given his history of changing his mind at the last minute about major decisions. Mr Comey has reportedly ...

Jun 17 2017

Belmont Stakes 2017 victor, payouts: Trifecta, superfecta lead to big payday

He hasn't raced since finishing second in the UAE Derby on March 25. Senior Investment surged late to take third in the Preakness and his trainer, Ken McPeek, won the 2...

Jun 17 2017

U.S. refuse to sign G7 pledge on 'irreversible' Paris climate accord

According to a Japanese official, Pruitt said the USA will make efforts to curb emissions as a signatory to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change...

Jun 17 2017

Theresa May orders public inquiry into tower fire

Grief over the Grenfell Tower disaster turned into angry protests as the official death toll rose to at least 30 and dozens more deaths were feared. Another resident, C...