Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

Senate overwhelmingly passes measure for tougher Russian Federation sanctions

Monday's agreement, to be filed as an amendment to an Iran sanctions Bill, is meant to punish Russian Federation over issues including its alleged meddling in the Unite...

Jun 24 2017

May fails to secure DUP deal ahead of Queen's Speech

The speech comes in the wake of a snap election that weakened May and forced her to seek a confidence and supply agreement with the DUP . Meanwhile, Labour and the SNP...

Jun 24 2017

US Soilders Injured at Camp Shaheen In Afghanistan

The attack on the Gardez police base is the second one by the Taliban against a major government military installation since April, when a significant assault by mili...

Jun 24 2017

Modi to accompany Ram Nath Kovind as he files nomination papers

In the same way, BJP's President Amit Shah has sought the support of O Panneerselvam . When OPS met the reporters, he said, "Heeding BJP President Amit Shah's reques...

Jun 24 2017

The 'Melania Makeover' is now a plastic surgery trend

A news anchor had once undergone excessive plastic surgery to look like his favourite singer, Justin Bieber. A Texas mom underwent plastic surgery to look more like f...

Jun 24 2017

Former German leader Helmut Kohl has died at the age of 87

Merkel, who grew up in communist East Germany , said her own life had changed markedly because of Kohl's actions, for which she was deeply grateful. The news of Helmu...

Jun 24 2017

US would welcome effective Syrian effort to defeat IS

The spokesman said that the movement is now focused on liberating Syria from terrorists rather than fighting against Damascus. Frigates Admiral Essen and Admiral Gri...

Jun 24 2017

Former US diplomat on advising American student's family during North Korea detainment

He died a few days after the North Korean authorities returned him to the USA last week. Tillerson's remarks came after he and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis met with the Ch...

Jun 24 2017

Republicans mull inviting Democrats into US budget negotiations

Vulnerable Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-Fla.), a top 2018 Democratic target who voted for ObamaCare repeal in May, also called the Georgia victory a "surprise" and "impressiv...

Jun 24 2017

Barack Obama slams Republican health bill and warns millions will lose care

Senate Republicans are painting the new plan as less austere than the House Bill which, according to a forecast by the non-partisan Congressional Budget Office (CBO...

Jun 24 2017

Colbert goes to Russia, vows to search for Comey 'tapes'

Colbert's household 2.8/7 rating was Late Show's biggest Thursday overnight rating since Colbert premiered as host in September of 2015. According to some accounts, th...

Jun 24 2017

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

The election result has left some of them admitting to dreams that Brexit could now be reversed - despite the start of negotiations on Monday. Davis said Prime Minist...

Jun 24 2017

Off-duty officer, suspect hurt in police shooting

Officers late Wednesday were chasing three men in a white sedan when the stolen vehicle crashed, forcing its occupants to flee and sparking a shootout with police, The S...

Jun 24 2017

Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi

Pelosi , Steny Hoyer of Maryland and Jim Clyburn of SC were elected in November to those positions for the current session of Congress. More than $50 million was spent on...

Jun 24 2017

Wisconsin AG asks court to review Dassey ruling

After 99.9% of the world's population watched Making A Murderer , most viewers came to the conclusion that either (A) Brendan Dassey was innocent, or (B) Brendan Dass...

Jun 24 2017

Saudi security forces kill "wanted man" in Mecca

The Ministry of the Interior confirmed that this terrorist network meant to violate the security of the Grand Mosque , the holiest place on Earth. A suspect planning a...

Jun 24 2017

Defiant Nancy Pelosi says she's not going anywhere

Those groups spent their money on ads tying Ossoff's candidacy to the most prodigious Democratic fundraiser of all: House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . 'I feel very...

Jun 24 2017

Government health insurance markets holding up--barely

Sandoval said the Senate bill "is something that needs to change". The bipartisan principles we propose provide a more stable starting point to bring Republicans an...

Jun 24 2017

Qatari FM says dialogue the only way to solve the crisis

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov called for dialogue Saturday between Qatar and its neighbors in the Gulf, promising to help mediate the crisis after a meeting wi...

Jun 24 2017

Arizona Medicaid agency says Senate health bill cost $7.1B

For ordinary Americans, any gains from lower taxes would be eaten up by the rocketing cost of health care. It's about 150 pages long, and Senate Majority Leader Mitc...