Stories about World Media

Jun 19 2017

Coast Guard of Saudi Arabia opened fire on Iranian vessels

The IRINN TV news channel reported that local sources from Boushehr province said that Saudi coast guard officers fired at two Iranian fishermen on Friday, killing one. I...

Jun 19 2017

Gerry Adams tells Theresa May she has 'breached the Good Friday Agreement'

The Democratic Unionist Party ( DUP ) has indicated it will push for a "soft" border between Northern Ireland and the Republic as the party closes in on a "confidence...

Jun 19 2017

Erendira Wallenda wows Falls visitors with aerial stunt, new record

The stunt came on the fifth anniversary of the day her husband, Nik, walked on a high wire above Niagara Falls . Members of the Wallenda family have gained fame as a c...

Jun 19 2017

Japan investigates delay in reporting US Navy ship collision

The United States Navy has officially released the names of the seven sailors that were killed during the collision of the U.S.S. Fitzgerald with the container ship...

Jun 19 2017

Manhunt for escaped inmates shifts north with burglary

On Wednesday afternoon the sheriff's office said a green Honda stolen Tuesday had been found. The escapees could be headed anywhere, Sills said. "I'm sure (the keys) we...

Jun 19 2017

Leo Varadkar meets Theresa May at Downing Street

Ceasefire negotiations began in the 1980s, eventually culminating in the Good Friday Agreement , which was negotiated by the governments of the UK, US and Ireland, as we...

Jun 19 2017

Fantastic Fakhar hits maiden ton as Pakistan post huge target

He dismissed Rohit Sharma (nought), India captain Virat Kohli (five) and Shikhar Dhawan (21) in a stunning new-ball spell. "But for a guy like Zaman, it becomes r...

Jun 19 2017

US Attorney General says he will appear before Senate Intelligence Committee

Lankford is on the intelligence committee, the forum for last week's riveting Comey testimony and Tuesday's hearing. Sessions refused. He may also be under a cloud of s...

Jun 19 2017

Hammer-wielding man shot after attacking Paris cop

French Interior Minister Gérard Colomb said the attacker cried "it's for Syria". The suspect was neutralized and transported to a hospital, French police said. "People ...

Jun 19 2017

North Korea releases Cincinnati native from hard labor camp

That does not mean that there is no role for Mr. Rodman to play in helping to improve communications between his friend Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump . Secretary of State...

Jun 19 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo refuses to clarify future after Portugal's clash with Mexico

Pepe scored a rebound after Ronaldo hit the crossbar in the 20th minute, but VAR determined that Pepe was offside on the initial shot. Ronaldo was named official...

Jun 19 2017

Trump aides Kushner and Greenblatt to visit Israel, Palestinians this week

Jason Greenblatt , the White House special representative for global negotiations, will arrive in the region Monday, according to the official. Netanyahu was forced t...

Jun 19 2017

Banned building materials helped flames to spread quickly in London fire

Ronnie King, the UK's former chief fire officer, told Al Jazeera: "I wouldn't wish to denigrate those who installed the cladding because - whatever the cladding was - i...

Jun 19 2017

Stephen Colbert predicts Trump impeachment at the Tony Awards

Bette Midler proved why she's the undisputed Queen of Sass with her award acceptance speech at the Tony Awards . Some award winners, such as Nixon and Rebecca Taichm...

Jun 19 2017

Northam beats back Perriello in Democratic primary race

That is to say, the number or Republicans who came out to vote in today's primary (363K) was dwarfed by the turnout during the 2016 Primary when Trump won with 356K v...

Jun 19 2017

Several dead in attack near London mosque

Monday. The Metropolitan Police said in a statement: "One man was pronounced dead at the scene". Mohammed Shafiq of the Ramadhan Foundation, a Muslim organisation...

Jun 19 2017

Mueller Hires 13 Lawyers For Russia Probe

Mueller was named as special counsel after Trump abruptly fired Comey, who up to his dismissal had been heading the Russian Federation probe into Moscow's alleged interfe...

Jun 19 2017

Trump Is Officially Under Investigation

Mr Mueller was appointed as special counsel to investigate Moscow's involvement in the presidential election past year and possible collusion by Trump campaign as...

Jun 19 2017

Kiwi man witness to London mosque attack

Police say the driver of a van that hit pedestrians on a London road is a 48-year-old man who has been arrested and taken to a hospital. Britain, especially London, h...

Jun 19 2017

Attorney says Trump not under investigation

President Trump told his followers everything was "very well" despite the "witch hunt". Sekulow said the message was merely a response by the president to a Washin...