Stories about World Media

Jun 22 2017

China needs to exert 'much greater pressure' on NKorea

The route to inflicting significant economic pain on Kim's government remains through China . Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi will co-chair the dialogue with U.S...

Jun 22 2017

Dems come up short in special elections, but find a silver lining

Handel thanked Trump on Tuesday at her victory rally, where a boisterous crowd chanted the president's name. The contest for Health and Human Services Secretary Tom P...

Jun 22 2017

White House Confirms Trump's Speech on Cuba in Miami on Friday

In an effort to maintain the campaign promise of reversing the Obama Administration's Cuba policy, the White House announced it will take a harder line towards the Cuba...

Jun 22 2017

Qatar calls allegations that it supports extremists "baseless"

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday accused Qatar of being a "high level" sponsor of terrorism, potentially hindering the U.S. Department of State's efforts to ease hei...

Jun 22 2017

Former homeland secretary says FBI delayed notification of cyber hack

In the end, the former homeland security chief said, "To my current knowledge, the Russian government did not through any cyber intrusion alter ballots, ballot counts o...

Jun 22 2017

Trump says China has failed over North Korea

Moon's spokesman Park Soo-hyun told the media that the President expressed regrets for the United States university student's death in the letter sent to the Warmbier ...

Jun 22 2017

Terror attack at Brussels station

Among them: Abdelhamid Abaaoud, the mastermind behind the 2015 Paris attacks, the Abdeslam brothers, who were also involved in the assaults, as well as Mohamed Abrini, wh...

Jun 22 2017

USA jets shoot down 'Iranian drone' in Syria - coalition

The Coalition forces announced that al-Binal had been killed in an airstrike launched on Mayadin in Syria's Deir Ezzor on May 31. But the Syrian jet deployed defens...

Jun 22 2017

Saskatoon Public Schools board approves balanced budget despite provincial cuts

The recent sale of $2 million in working cash bonds will be finalized on June 30. Board members proposed using cheaper labor from the private sector for some tasks and ...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo delights in handing Portugal victory over hosts Russian Federation

As usual, Ronaldo was the centre of attention in Kazan in his team's opener, with Portugal denied victory by Hector Moreno's late header. It was the second time ...

Jun 22 2017

Democrats lose an iconic battle in Georgia

Republican Karen Handel beat Democrat Jon Ossoff in Georgia's special election for the open seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. In another tweet, Trump ...

Jun 22 2017

Clark pledges $1-billion in childcare spending

Christy Clark appears to have taken a page out of the NDP and Green playbooks with a new promise that will be detailed in Thursday's throne speech in Victoria. "I thi...

Jun 22 2017

Sena takes u-turn, backs NDA's prez poll nominee

In 2012 again they repeated the same, supported Pranab Mukherjee instead of NDA's P A Sangma". The Shiv Sena earlier on Wednesday said that Bhagwat is the ideal c...

Jun 22 2017

House Dems pressure WH on Kushner, Flynn security clearances

Cummings was referencing - that's what I was referencing - he shouldn't have clearance at this point". Yet Flynn retained his security clearance and sat in on top-level...

Jun 22 2017

Here's What The Queen Laid Out In Her Speech To Parliament

The BBC has reported that the queen said at a private lunch before the referendum that Britain should "just get on with" leaving the European Union and that Brex...

Jun 22 2017

British prime minister eyes deal to prop up minority government

After talks with Irish premier Leo Varadkar , Mrs May insisted any deal with the DUP would not damage the Northern Irish peace process. "I will be making it very cle...

Jun 22 2017

Hamas, Israelis reject Islamic State claims over Jerusalem attack

But a senior Hamas official, and the People's Front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP), said the attackers were their members. The attack marks the first ti...

Jun 22 2017

The Trump team's spin about the Russian Federation probe sinks deeper into absurdity

President Donald Trump's personal lawyer said on Sunday that Trump is not under investigation in the probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 United States pres...

Jun 22 2017

Ronaldo ready to pay 14.7 mln euros in Spanish tax fraud case

Ronaldo , who has also been linked with Paris Saint-Germain, is said to now earn around £365,000 a week at Real Madrid and the same article claims that Manchester Un...

Jun 22 2017

Jeh Johnson Criticizes DNC for Being Uncooperative During Russian Hacks

Manfra also declined to publicly reveal how many states had data stolen, or ex-filtrated, saying only that election officials in affected states were aware of the pro...