Stories about World Media

Jun 17 2017

Grenfell Tower protesters storm Kensington town hall

Hundreds of people, including singer and human rights campaigner Lily Allen, were protesting outside the town hall of Kensington and Chelsea, holding up cardboard signs r...

Jun 17 2017

UN wants NKorea to explain US student coma

They, too, stayed silent while their son was detained . Otto Warmbier , 22, has been in "a state of unresponsive wakefulness" since arriving at an OH hospital after w...

Jun 17 2017

2 injured airlifted after US Navy ship collision

The vessel - which was sailing to a Tokyo port Saturday afternoon - is a commercial container ship with a Filipino crew, according to its Japanese owner, NYK Line. A ...

Jun 17 2017

Cuba denounces Trump policy changes but is open to dialogue

The Cuban media on Friday called U.S. President Donald Trump's new foreign policy on Cuba "regrettable" and "archaic". But, facing pressure from US business and some of...

Jun 17 2017

Democrats beat Republicans on ballfield, raise $1M for charity

Despite the shooting , the congressional baseball game went forward Thursday evening at Nationals Park in Washington . Rep. Scalise was one of several individuals...

Jun 17 2017

Relatives Of London Fire Victims Unleash Their Fury Upon Theresa May

The blaze spread rapidly, and three days later, officials are still searching for the missing. Some later left the red-brick building near Kensington High Street, a lux...

Jun 17 2017

'Morning Joe' Crushes Newt Gingrich for Pushing 'Grotesque' Robert Mueller Conspiracy

Trump could be looking at an obstruction of justice charge in the future. . According to Gingrich, the President can not obstruct justice, by definition of being presid...

Jun 17 2017

Alexandria Shooter Bought Guns Legally; Investigation Into Motive Continues

When Hodgkinson refused to stop, Schaumleffel called the sheriff's department. Sue Hodgkinson is the wife of James Hodgkinson . Hodgkinson was killed in an encounter...

Jun 17 2017

Doctor: Scalise improving, came in at 'imminent risk of death'

Trump ended his remarks on Scalise by noting his shooting may have the silver lining of ending divides in American politics: "And Steve in his own way", Trump said, "ma...

Jun 17 2017

Emergency Surgery: Steve Scalise In Critical Condition After Virginia Shooting

Steve Scalise was shot and critically injured in Virginia. The crowd chanted "USA!" Meanwhile, the other victims, including Capitol Police officer Crystal Griner, are ...

Jun 17 2017

Youth killed as forces fire at stone-throwing mob in Kashmir

Body of another youth was recovered from the debris of the two houses destroyed by the troops during a violent military operation in the area. The security personnel op...

Jun 17 2017

'Witch Hunt' Trump confirms he is being investigated over Comey firing

It was unclear whether the president was referring to Special Counsel Robert Mueller or Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein . Rosenstein was the author of the ...

Jun 17 2017

Trump Steps Up Attacks on Russia Probe's Leaders

Trump's tweets have recently looked an very bad lot like what a reporter said were GOP talking points meant to combat the Post's report . Comey , who had been ov...

Jun 17 2017

Sinn Féin must put devolution talks first, warns Foster

There has been "slower progress" in talks between the Conservatives and DUP , with an agreement unlikely to be announced on Wednesday. Major said "a fundamental part...

Jun 17 2017

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to win hearts of Scottish left-wing voters

It is almost impossible for voters in an election to agree in their political choices to bring leaders from diametrically opposed sides to do business. "Many more of my...

Jun 17 2017

DUP to 'support soft Irish border' in Brexit talks

The two discussed the ongoing talks to restore power-sharing in Northern Ireland , and the DUP's new role in Westminster. In a tweet which has unsurprisingly gone vi...

Jun 17 2017

Srikanth enters final of Indonesia Open

The Indian shuttler had produced a rich vein of form as he swept aside Tzu Wei Wang of Chinese Taipei 21-15, 21-14 in a one-sided quarterfinal clash yesterday, came o...

Jun 17 2017

Trump wants 'expedited hearing' on 'watered down travel ban'

Trump's tweets have put the United States justice department and his aides in a seemingly impossible position: Trying to characterise the executive order as something...

Jun 17 2017

Ireland Officially Has Its First Gay Prime Minister

The nomination was seconded by Dublin Rathdown TD Josepha Madigan, who said Mr Varadkar was "a leader for Ireland of today: open, decent and compassionate". He studie...

Jun 17 2017

UK PM rushed away from fire protesters

The Guardian newspaper reported Friday that contractors installed a cheaper, less flame-resistant type of paneling in the renovation that ended in May 2016. The investig...