Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

USA emphasizes shared concerns over North Korea after China meeti

North Korea today called itself the "biggest victim" in the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and died days after being released in a com...

Jun 23 2017

Morning Poll: Do You Support the County Weighing in on Climate Change?

The agreement was to contribute to the fulfilment of the climate finance goals, and to continue to lead in the fight against climate change. Though the executive board ...

Jun 23 2017

Finsbury Park terror attack suspect's mum and sister speaks out

The attack unfolded Monday when the alleged assailant, identified by British media as 47-year-old Darren Osborne , drove a rental van into a crowd of Muslim worshipper...

Jun 23 2017

Firefighting airplane crashes in Portugal

Costa called the fire the biggest human tragedy in Portugal in living memory. Firefighters are working today in Pedrogao to ensure the blaze will not start again in cer...

Jun 23 2017

British police: Manslaughter charges will be considered following deadly London fire

We know this fire wasn't started deliberately and we know the fridge-freezer in this matter has never been subject to a product recall before. Business Secretary Greg C...

Jun 23 2017

Tories and DUP set to face legal challenge as deal nears

May's Downing Street office said nothing had changed: an invitation had been extended and accepted. Negotiations with the Tories began after Prime Minister Theresa May...

Jun 23 2017

Raging forest fires kill 62 in Portugal

Some of the victims died in their cars as they attempted to flee the flames, news agencies report. " Portugal weeps for Pedrogao Grande ", said the i newspaper while ...

Jun 23 2017

Mueller's friendship with Comey is 'very bothersome'

The next day Trump tweeted , " James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!" Mr Trump ended a month...

Jun 23 2017

Pres. Trump on the 'Tapes' Tweet: Comey's 'Story May Have Changed'

In the same Fox & Friends interview Thursday, Trump hinted at his annoyance regarding Mueller and Comey's close relationship, calling their friendship " very bothersome "...

Jun 23 2017

Otto Warmbier's death 'is a mystery to us,' North Korea says

SEOUL-North Korea said on Friday the death of USA university student Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was a mystery and dismissed accusations that he had d...

Jun 23 2017

NASA Discovers 10 Potential Planets That May Be Habitable

A total of 50 planets discovered over this stretch of time have the ability for water to be present (and you know what that means). Finding two distinct groups of exopl...

Jun 23 2017

Rand Paul Doesn't Support GOP Health Bill

Both bills would repeal the penalties associated with the individual mandate that almost everyone purchase health insurance or else pay a fine, and the mandate that emplo...

Jun 23 2017

Final Advisory Issued On Cindy! More Rain in the Forecast

An approaching cold front will interact with the remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy , bringing us showers and storms with heavy rainfall and possible flash flooding Frida...

Jun 23 2017

National Weather Service issues flash flood watch

A flood watch, meaning that flash floods are possible in sudden downpours, is in effect from 2:30 a.m. Friday through 2 a.m. Saturday for Allegheny, Armstrong, Fayette, G...

Jun 23 2017

Otto Warmbier: Family declines autopsy for United States student held by North Korea

At a candlelight vigil Tuesday on the University of Virginia campus, Warmbier's girlfriend at the time of his detention described the loss of a soul mate. "It would nearl...

Jun 23 2017

Senate panel seeks details on Lynch role in Clinton probe

The Senate Judiciary Committee has formally asked ex-Attorney General Loretta Lynch and others to respond to allegations of "political interference" in the FBI's Hillar...

Jun 23 2017

Mourners Remember US Student Held Prisoner by North Korea

The article published by the official Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) was Pyongyang's first reaction to the death of Otto Warmbier . USA doctors who had traveled...

Jun 23 2017

North Korea detainee mourned at OH funeral

He had been incarcerated for more than a year in North Korea after allegedly stealing a political slogan while on a trip to the capital Pyongyang as a tourist. "He wasn't...

Jun 23 2017

Philippines says pro-Daesh group controls 20 percent of Marawi City

Indonesia is looking to set up joint patrols with the Philippines and Malaysia to prevent ISIL militants who have laid siege to a city in the southern Philippines from ...

Jun 23 2017

Deadly London tower blaze began in a Hotpoint fridge freezer

With the freezer reportedly located close to an open window, the fire spread to the outside of the building before swiftly spreading upwards and consuming the 24-storey...