Stories about World Media

Jun 23 2017

Special education teacher charged with sexual assault

Ramos, however, eventually confessed to having sex with the teen a "handful of times" between December 2016 through April. The student told police that Ramos had been t...

Jun 23 2017

Ramnath Kovind meets Atal Bihari Vajpayee, well wishers

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has broken ranks with the opposition to pledge support to Mr Kovind, who he has described as an ideal candidate for Rashtrapati Bhavan...

Jun 23 2017

Trump Gives Dems Some Advice After Special Election Losses

The Democratic mantra this year has been " resist ", a call to the barricades that energizes their base but apparently does nothing to attract more people to the cause....

Jun 23 2017

Officer at Michigan Airport Stabbed in the Neck by "Allahu Akbar" Shouter

Michigan State Police have said the officer is in critical condition. According to officials, Ftouhi was a lone-wolf attacker and they do not believe he is connected...

Jun 23 2017

Afghan soldier kills three U.S. troops in shooting

Earlier, provincial spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told foreign media agencies that an Afghan commando had opened fire on U.S. troops and was killed in return fire. The...

Jun 23 2017

Trump says he didn't tape his conversations with Comey

Comey reacted to Trump's tweet by leaking his memos of their conversations to the Times , intending to trigger the appointment of a special counsel - and succeeding. Sec...

Jun 23 2017

Merkel urges unity ahead of Brexit talks

But on day one, the United Kingdom ended up agreeing to a different Brexit timetable set out by the European Commission's chief negotiator, Michel Barnier, meaning those ...

Jun 23 2017

Mourners Gather For Funeral Of Student Detained In N Korea

Warmbier attended the school. "It would be easy at a moment like this to focus on all that we lost - future time that won't be spent with a warm, engaging, brilliant yo...

Jun 23 2017

Australia to resume airstrikes in Syria

In just over a month, US forces have struck Iranian-backed Shia militias in southern Syria three times, and on Sunday a U.S. F/A-18 shot down a Syrian Arab Air Force ...

Jun 23 2017

Saudi king empowers young reformer son in succession shake-up

The article quoted extensively from an analysis by an academic at the London School of Economics, Madawi al-Rasheed, who called the new crown prince's remarks last mo...

Jun 23 2017

Democrats also lost a special election in South Carolina Tuesday

The 6th District seat has been solidly Republican , but Democrat Ossoff got 48 percent in a crowded April 18 election to almost win the seat outright and fuel Democratic...

Jun 23 2017

Talks to support May's Conservatives making progress, DUP says

Donaldson said local media reports that his party was asking for 1 billion pounds ($1.27 billion) to be spent on health and a further billion to be allocated to infrastru...

Jun 23 2017

BJP playing vote bank politics by nominating Dalit for president: Shiv Sena

Clearing the air on cricketing ties between the two neighbours, he said it was all right for them to play in worldwide tourneys, but not on each others' soil. "If you hav...

Jun 23 2017

Senate Republicans unveil Obamacare repeal plan

They both plan to hold town halls to speak with Montanans about their thoughts. Barrasso said the bill was not flawless, and "we will be working to improve on this draf...

Jun 23 2017

London fire: Cladding in other buildings 'combustible'

A Number 10 spokeswoman said residents of affected buildings could be rehomed if the blocks are found to be unsafe after further tests. Arconic, an engineering and manu...

Jun 23 2017

Donald Trump Challenges DNC on Servers: 'It's All a Big Dem HOAX!'

And state officials must apply tougher cybersecurity safeguards to voting equipment and elections management. As a result, some 122 local election offices received phishi...

Jun 23 2017

How will President Trump's restrictions affect Havana?

El Economista says the United States is resorting to hostile rhetoric by reversing the policy of rapprochement initiated by Barack Obama and recalls that the blockade...

Jun 23 2017

Israel starts work on new West Bank settlement

Despite worldwide opposition to Israeli settlement construction, which is illegal under global law, ground was broken at the site of the proposed Amichai settlement, whic...

Jun 23 2017

United Nations report rules S/Sudan out of starvation

Starvation is no longer occuring in two states, Leer and Mayendit, while further shortages were avoided in Koch and Panyijar, he said. We are in the middle of nowhere, th...

Jun 23 2017

Diplomat who aided in Otto Warmbier's release to attend his funeral

The U.S.is reportedly pressuring China to put more effort into reining in North Korea following President Trump's tweet that Beijing has tried to help, but "it has not...