Stories about World Media

Jun 23 2017

Trump drives a golf cart over the green

Though golfers often drive carts on fairways, it's traditionally thought of as a cardinal sin to drive a cart onto the green, as the vehicles can easily cause damage to t...

Jun 23 2017

Another leadership test for Pelosi, who's weathered many

Rogers, Mr. Ossoff turned out to be little more than a "synthetic, millennial Democrat who, despite loud campaigning, really does not have much to say". In deep-blue Co...

Jun 23 2017

Armed men storm Philippine village, take hostages

Eastmincom security Eastern Mindanao Command (EMC) deputy commander and Martial law spokesperson Brigadier General Gapay said in a press forum on Wednesday that security ...

Jun 23 2017

Mourners gather for funeral of student detained in North Korea

Warmbier's funeral is scheduled for Thursday at his high school alma mater in Wyoming , Ohio. The family of Otto Warmbier , the University of Virginia student impri...

Jun 23 2017

Russian Federation to grant James Comey asylum if U.S. persecutes him: Vladimir Putin

Putin said it is weird when the "head of an intelligence service makes a record of his conversation with the commander in chief and then leaks this conversation to the ...

Jun 23 2017

Funeral for Muslim teen killed in attack near Virginia mosque draws throngs

Firefighters arrived at the memorial at Dupont Circle around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday and put out the fire. Hassanen encountered Torres when she was walking with a group o...

Jun 23 2017

Senate GOP leaders unveil bill to repeal Affordable Care Act

This is the best Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the Republican Party can offer after having seven years to come up with an alternative to the Affordabl...

Jun 23 2017

Trump says he didn't tape of conversations with Comey

On May 12, a day after details of a one-on-one dinner he had with Comey were reported by the New York Times , Trump issued an apparent threat to the former Federal B...

Jun 23 2017

Murder charge for Virginia man in attack on Muslim girl

Fairfax Police have charged 22-year-old Darwin Martinez Torres with murder. He then shoved her body in his vehicle and threw it in a pond in the nearby Loudoun Count...

Jun 23 2017

Philippine military: Rebels still holding hostages in school

Early on Wednesday, Chief Inspector Realan Mamon said the militants had entered the school in the town of Pigcawayan and taken a number of students hostage. Padilla said ...

Jun 23 2017

Theresa May to unveil plans to 'protect' European Union citizens' rights after Brexit

Jane Golding, the Berlin-based Chair of British in Europe , said: "The result is that the European Union offer now gives us nearly everything we need and abides by a cor...

Jun 23 2017

Virginia man charged with giving secret documents to China

And, if certain conditions are met, Gibbs said, Mallory could even face the death penalty. He traveled to Shanghai in March and April to meet with individuals he thou...

Jun 23 2017

Iraq PM: Mosul liberation to be announced in few days

The jihadists appear to have chosen to blow up the mosque rather than see their flag torn down by USA -backed Iraqi forces battling through the maze of narrow alleys and ...

Jun 23 2017

N. Korea Conducts ICBM Engine Test

A medium-range ballistic missile was launched from a test range in Hawaii at 7:20 pm local time, but the interceptor missile fired at sea from USS John Paul Jones, a gu...

Jun 23 2017

Naidu says was misquoted on loan waiver statement

He said it was "never expected" that the BJP would make "such a joke of farmers' suicide ". This was not in theinterest of the federal set up, he said citing union fin...

Jun 23 2017

Is Nancy Pelosi in Trouble?

The memo also pointed to the job approval ratings of President Trump in Congressional Districts, including the 8th district, where 54% had a negative opinion of Trum...

Jun 23 2017

'Dreamer' Tusk says Brexit could be reversed

European Union leaders launched their the most ambitious defence plan for decades on Thursday, agreeing a multi-billion-euro weapons fund, shared financing for battleg...

Jun 23 2017

Senate Democrats launch tactics to slow work on health care bill

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-KY, has said he hopes to have the bill up for a floor vote before the Senate's July 4 recess. In that sense, it looks like t...

Jun 23 2017

USA jet shoots down 'Iranian drone' in Syria

It is the fifth time in the past month the USA has struck at forces allied with the Syrian government in the area. The US-led anti-ISIL coalition said an F-15E Stri...

Jun 23 2017

Israel begins work on new West Bank settlement

Pro-settlement hard-liners who dominate Mr Netanyahu's coalition and oppose Palestinian statehood on security or religious grounds had pressed him to keep that promise. P...