Stories about World Media

Jun 21 2017

Suspect shot after explosion at Brussels train station

She says medics were unable to attend to him for several hours out of fear he could be carrying explosives. The explosion did not cause any injuries, as the explosives ...

Jun 21 2017

Russian opposition leader arrested as thousands protest Putin

Policemen detain a supporter of opposition leader and anti-corruption blogger Alexei Navalny near a court building during his hearing in Moscow December 30, 2014. Rus...

Jun 21 2017

Syria conflict: Here's how mutual enemies are closing in on Islamic State

Australia on Tuesday suspended its airstrikes against IS targets in Syria as a precaution, after Russian Federation announced it was suspending the hotline and warned the...

Jun 21 2017

Woman Sets Boyfriend's Apartment Ablaze With Someone Inside

But a woman was inside the property, and she could be seen clambering out of a window and running to safety. Piles of debris were seen sat outside the house in the afte...

Jun 21 2017

S.Korean President condoles death of US student released by Pyongyang

Earlier the coroner's office said it had received Warmbier's body for an autopsy examination and was expecting to release preliminary findings later on Tuesday or on Wedn...

Jun 21 2017

Franken: Warmbier's Death Was 'Equivalent to Murder'

The 22-year-old OH native died after falling into a coma last year while in a North Korean prison. Haley said while Warmbier's memory will always be a blessing to his...

Jun 21 2017

Emirates wants US, European monitors for any Qatar deal

On Tuesday, there was more whiplash. The US says it is "mystified" as to why Saudi Arabia and its Gulf allies have not revealed details to back up their claims that...

Jun 21 2017

Egypt police disburses small protests against islands deal

In Cairo , two dozen protesters held a short march in downtown Cairo but were quickly dispersed by security forces and some participants were arrested, the Popular Soc...

Jun 21 2017

US says it downed Iran-made drone in Syria

On Sunday, the USA shot down a Syrian warplane for the first time, prompting Russian Federation to issue a threat to coalition aircraft flying west of the River Euphrates...

Jun 21 2017

US shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

The Shaheed-129 drone was armed and displayed hostile intent when it was intercepted by an F-15E Strike Eagle around 12:30 a.m. local time near the Syrian city of Tanf, ...

Jun 21 2017

Rebels attack Philippine village, possibly to divert troops

Philippine officials said Muslim militants are engaging troops in a gunbattle in a North Cotabato village in an attack that may be an attempt to divert the military's foc...

Jun 21 2017

Darjeeling unrest continues, Rajnath Singh appeals peace; Mamata smells conspiracy

It is not a political fight but a fight for our own identity. Besides, many people, including 19 policemen, were admitted to various hospitals in Darjeeling and Silig...

Jun 21 2017

Man United's stance on Cristiano Ronaldo return seems clear

And Ferdinand, who played with Ronaldo at United for six seasons, hopes his former club can finalise a deal for the four-time Ballon d'Or victor. Atletico Madrid strike...

Jun 21 2017

Public funeral planned for United States student freed from North Korea

If a passport ban were placed on North Korea, an American who violated it could face a fine and up to 10 years in prison for a first offense. It may never be known, but...

Jun 21 2017

Gulf Coast preparing for tropical storm that hasn't quite formed yet

Despite sitting still now, Cindy is expected to approach the coast of southwest Louisiana sometime Wednesday. A Tropical Storm Warning is now in effect from High Island...

Jun 21 2017

White House press secretary Sean Spicer may step aside

Ingraham was among several candidates reportedly under consideration for succeeding Spicer in a possible shake-up in the White House's communications operation . "I do...

Jun 21 2017

Sarfraz Ahmed: 'The win will be remembered for a long, long time'

Pakistan used their maiden ICC Champions Trophy win to make a politically sensitive statement on Sunday. "A lot of people had vibes that we might not be able to defea...

Jun 21 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo summoned for July 31 tax hearing

The reigning Ballon d'Or and Best FIFA Men's Player award victor is believed to feel singled out for disproportionate treatment after Spanish prosecutors accused him of e...

Jun 21 2017

After Warmbier's death, USA weighs travel ban on North Korea

As a traveler, he fell in love with the people and culture of North Korea , he says. He died Monday in Cincinnati. One expert says Warmbier's family may have decided n...

Jun 21 2017

McConnell says GOP Getting Ready for Senate Health Care Vote

The Republican said he was frustrated with the status of the health care plan, and said most of his colleagues have not been able to see the bill either. "We had th...