Stories about World Media

Jun 21 2017

Republican Karen Handel wins Georgia congressional election; setback for anti-Trump effort

Ossoff and his Republican rival, the former Georgia secretary of state Karen Handel , spent the last days crisscrossing the southern state's sixth congressional distri...

Jun 21 2017

Chelsea make transfer enquiry to sign Robert Lewandowski

Chelsea have made a stunning move for Bayern Munich's goal-scoring superstar Robert Lewandowski . Lewandowski, 28, would be a ideal replacement for the fiery Spania...

Jun 21 2017

China tried, but failed, to help on North Korea

In the meantime, Nauert said the department "strongly warns" USA citizens against travel to North Korea, and demanded that Pyongyang free three other Americans "unjustly ...

Jun 21 2017

Australia suspends Islamic State airstrikes after US downed Syrian warplane

The competition between the Syrian army and the militias and USA -backed Free Syrian Army (FSA) rebels has stepped up in the Badia desert that stretches to the Iraqi ...

Jun 21 2017

Macron to announce new government line-up

For France's complex two-round electoral system, in which anyone can compete in the first round but only the top-scoring candidates stand in the second round, produces ...

Jun 21 2017

Australia suspends airstrikes in Syria after United States downs Syrian jet

Israel and Iran are bitter enemies. "ADF operations in Iraq will continue as part of the coalition", she said. The Russian military says the United States did not u...

Jun 21 2017

Republicans to unveil revised Senate GOP health care bill on Thursday

Spicer offered no specifics but said Trump wants the Senate to "strengthen it, to make it more affordable, more accessible". "It's apparently being written by a small...

Jun 21 2017

Iran launches missile attack on 'terrorists' in Syrian city

The IRGC said the attack, the first of its kind in Iran , was in response to an IS-claimed terrorist operation which claimed the lives of 18 Iranians in Tehran earlier...

Jun 21 2017

Champs Elysees evacuated after man killed in suspected terror attack

A driver - said to have deliberately rammed his vehicle into a police van - ending up most likely dead according to French authorities. No police officers or passers-...

Jun 21 2017

Iran says it fired missiles targeting Daesh in Syria

The extremists increasingly have fled to Deir el-Zour as the Islamic State group's de facto capital of Raqqa has come under punishing USA -led airstrikes. This all happ...

Jun 21 2017

Venkaiah, Rajnath meet Sonia on Presidential elections

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is yet to discuss his preference with party leaders, but ruling party said the leadership is not inclined to repeat the 2002 experiment whe...

Jun 21 2017

South Korea confirms drone discovered in June was from North Korea

Tuesday's bomber flight is just the latest demonstration of U.S. military might in recent months aimed at sending a message to North Korea and its leader Kim Jong Un - an...

Jun 21 2017

After Russia Threats, Australian Military Stops Anti-ISIS Airstrikes in Syria

The shootdown was near the Syrian town of Tabqa. 12 people from one family were killed in a new massacre committed by the US-led worldwide coalition against civilians i...

Jun 21 2017

US Destroys Syrian Drone

On several occasions in recent weeks, warplanes of the USA -led coalition have also struck pro-government forces to prevent them advancing from the Al Tanf garrison in so...

Jun 21 2017

Republicans maintain control of Georgia's 6th District

Democrats still must flip 24 GOP-held seats to regain a House majority next November. Her win comes after losing bids for governor in 2010 and the Senate in 2014, and i...

Jun 21 2017

Republicans fend off Democrats in Georgia and S. Carolina

That would contrast with last April, when Fulton County could not report vote totals for several hours after polls closed in the special election in Georgia's 6th congr...

Jun 21 2017

Brussels train station blast being treated as terror attack

The Belgian Foreign Ministry said there is no indication of other incidents but the threat level remains at 3, which warns of a "possible and likely threat". Security f...

Jun 21 2017

Doctors: Ex-North Korea detainee has severe brain damage

The Warmbier family told The Washington Post's Anna Fifield that the North Koreans told them Otto was stricken with botulism after his trial, took a sleeping pill, ...

Jun 21 2017

United States shoots down pro-regime drone in Syria

On Sunday, US-led coalition forces shot down a Syrian SU-22 as it was carrying out a mission over the Islamic state stronghold of Raqqa. Russian Federation said ...

Jun 21 2017

Live Decision Desk results from the Georgia special election

Incomplete returns show Ms Handel winning nearly 53% of the vote over Democrat Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th Congressional District . That would contrast with last...