Stories about World Media

Jun 22 2017

Erdogan congratulates new Saudi crown prince

Trump called the new crown prince Wednesday to offer congratulations on his elevation, the White House said in a statement. As crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman mus...

Jun 22 2017

Trump congratulates newly-elevated Saudi Arabian crown prince

Mohammed bin Salman , a lawyer educated in the kingdom, was unknown before his appointment as deputy crown prince and defence minister in January 2015. Saudi Arabia's ...

Jun 22 2017

Dem senator rips North Korea in speech honoring OH native Otto Warmbier

South Korean president Moon Jae-in is due to visit Washington next week to meet President Trump and told U.S. media he wanted to begin talks with North Korea on its n...

Jun 22 2017

IS destroys famous al-Nuri mosque in Mosul

The mosque sat at the heart of the Old City, the last IS stronghold in Mosul . The militant group has rampaged through multiple such sites in Iraq and Syria. The tilt ...

Jun 22 2017

United Nations warns on refugee crisis in wake of shipwreck

The report says following Syria's totals, Colombia has the second highest displaced population in the world at 7.7 million, then Afghanistan with 4.7 million, Ira...

Jun 22 2017

Macron's party headed for big French parliamentary majority

To win a seat in the first round of voting, candidates have to win more than half of the votes, which must account for at least a quarter of the registered voters. It wou...

Jun 22 2017

United States urges China to pressure North Korea to rein in weapons progams

The tour operator said that it was denied any opportunity to meet with Warmbier after his detention, and that the way it was handled was "appalling". FILE - In this Mar...

Jun 22 2017

Nitish Kumar's JD-U to support Ram Nath Kovind in Presidential elections

For example, it will be hard for Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar who gets along reasonably well with Kovind to oppose a Dalit face. He had been attending meetings o...

Jun 22 2017

EU's Barnier assures Britons of compromises on Brexit

But many in Brussels fear that London has no real strategy, with May under pressure at home and still trying to close a deal with a conservative Northern Ireland part...

Jun 22 2017

GOP winning streak continues in Georgia

But their Georgia victory was not to be . Unless the Democrats start winning more than just moral victories against a deeply unpopular president , her days as party ...

Jun 22 2017

West Nile virus found in Cabell County

Past year there were around 2,000 cases of West Nile virus reported to the CDC . According to the CDC, the most effective way to avoid West Nile virus and Zika is ...

Jun 22 2017

ISIS just destroyed the mosque where it first declared its 'caliphate'

Spokesman, U.S. Army Col. Ryan Dillon told the Associated Press coalition planes "did not conduct strikes in that area at that time ". IS released a statement blamin...

Jun 22 2017

May negotiates minorty govt deal with DUP, urges national unity

BREXIT CIVIL WAR? British Prime Minister Theresa May plans to put her program to parliament next week, a sign of confidence that talks on propping up her government ...

Jun 22 2017

Trump says 'we have a great relationship with China' after critical tweet

North Korea should be condemned by every nation in the world that cares about human rights. During the news conference, Mattis said the American people are growing mor...

Jun 22 2017

China's efforts on North Korea not worked out: Donald Trump

He died on June 19, shortly after being returned to his family in a vegetative state. Trump's statement , delivered in an nearly cavalier tweet on Tuesday, was an extr...

Jun 22 2017

Australian senator breastfeeds baby while moving a motion in parliament

In between fighting against the Adani-Carmichael coal mine, the government's blatantly sexist tampon tax, and profiteering off domestic violence , Waters gave birth to h...

Jun 22 2017

Queen Elizabeth trends for wearing "EU Hat"

The visit was not mentioned in the speech because no date has been set, it said . The prime minister, who had campaigned with the slogan " Brexit means Brexit ", sof...

Jun 22 2017

USA urges China to pressure North Korea to rein in weapons progams

In addition to asking China to do more to rein in North Korea's evolving nuclear and missile threats, the South Korean president said he also planned to ask Xi to r...

Jun 22 2017

The AP Takes a Sober Look at the Democrats

The party's most strenuous effort, for the seat Tom Price vacated to become President Trump's health and human services secretary, yielded its most crushing loss. Tru...

Jun 22 2017

One dead after vehicle rams police van in Paris

Police took down an armed man after a vehicle intentionally rammed into a police van Monday on the iconic Champs-Elysees in central Paris , authorities said. Paris poli...