Stories about World Media

Jun 22 2017

Donald Trump: China Effort on North Korea 'Has Not Worked Out'

Trump has held high hopes for greater cooperation from China to exert influence over North Korea , leaning heavily on Chinese President Xi Jinping for his assistance. Th...

Jun 22 2017

Angry Democrats turn against leaders after House election losses

For eight years living in the traditionally conservative area, Cox kept her mouth shut about politics until she was certain of her neighbors' leanings. Now, with Obama an...

Jun 22 2017

Krauthammer: Senate Hiding GOP Bill Is 'Not A Brilliant Idea'

Those numbers come as Republican leaders in the Senate, under pressure to make good on longstanding campaign promises to repeal and replace Obamacare , are set to un...

Jun 22 2017

Warmbier's travel agency stops taking Americans to N. Korea

Among the many questions is: Why did he die so soon in America after 17 months in a coma in North Korea with its limited medical resources? Mr Warmbier was impr...

Jun 22 2017

Brexit deal will not 'shut down' immigration, Chancellor vows

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell said Mr Hammond's attempts to "distance himself" from Mrs May on Brexit shows the weakness of the PM and the "disarray" the Governmen...

Jun 22 2017

Watch crowd shout 'Trump! Trump! Trump!' at victory speech

And on Monday, in a nod to the special elections in Georgia and South Carolina , Trump urged residents in those states to vote for the Republican candidate. Handel w...

Jun 22 2017

US officials underscore Russia threat to 2016 elections

But though the government disclosed that 21 states were potentially impacted by the targeting, lawmakers were left frustrated that the public still doesn't have a full pi...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo won't quit Real Madrid, says Florentino Perez

Reflecting on the rumours surrounding all three men , Perez told El Transistor : "James is a Real Madrid player - we are delighted with him and haven't received any...

Jun 22 2017

UK acquires apartments for tenants displaced by tower fire

A spokesman for the Berkeley Group, which owns the development, confirmed to the paper they were finalising plans to rehouse Grenfell Tower residents. "We are doing all...

Jun 22 2017

Election billed as referendum on Trump goes for the Republican

The defeat in Georgia , the costliest congressional race in history with a bill that topped $56m, was quickly seized on by Mr Trump , whose name and deeds had had hung ...

Jun 22 2017

49% of voters disapprove of GOP healthcare bill

The American Health Care Act would try to slim down the federal share of that spending by limiting how much the federal government would pay for each person enrolled in...

Jun 22 2017

FIFA warns Mexico over 'insulting' chants at Confederations Cup in Russia

Security was tight ahead at the venue with multiple checkpoints and a mix of FSO [Federal Protective Service] and OMON [Federal Police] forces securing the venue hours be...

Jun 22 2017

Perdue meeting on agriculture a prelude to NAFTA renegotiation

Canadian Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Mexican Agriculture Secretary Jose Calzada met with Perdue Tuesday in Georgia for what the US secretary said would b...

Jun 22 2017

Democrat's Loss in Georgia House Race Underscores Party's Challenges

Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel, the architect of Democrats' midterm victory in 2006, offered this advice: "Winning hotly contested swing seats ... requires candidates who c...

Jun 22 2017

State of Origin series goes to a decider

Slater was sensationally overlooked for Game One with selectors opting for incumbent Darius Boyd despite the Storm fullback getting back to his best form after nearly two...

Jun 22 2017

Anger over Warmbier death grows amid calls for travel ban

Warmbier was sentenced in March 2016 to 15 years in prison with hard labor for trying to steal a propaganda sign from a hotel. Otto Warmbier , the 22-year-old college...

Jun 22 2017

Saudi restores public sector allowances as new Crown Prince appointed

The young prince is already promoting a plan to create jobs for women and modernize a society where almost two-thirds of the population is under 30 and women make up 22 p...

Jun 22 2017

MP Mum Demands Apology From Pauline Hanson

Students with disabilities are putting a strain on teachers and schools, Pauline Hanson has told Parliament. "Most of the time the teacher spends so much time on the...

Jun 22 2017

Queen's speech dominated by EU exit

The biggest piece of Brexit-related legislation will be the Repeal Bill which will transfer European Union laws into British law when Britain leaves the European Unio...

Jun 22 2017

Father Of Muslim Teen Believes Daughter Was Killed For Her Religion

Sunday when a man drove up and some kind of altercation ensued. The teen's friends told authorities that the driver then exited his auto brandishing a baseball bat. Ha...