Stories about World Media

Jun 24 2017

2 injured when USAF Thunderbird jet flips over on landing

No injuries have been reported but emergency crews are working to extricate two people from the plane. The U.S. Air Force confirmed an F-16 Fighting Falcon was involved...

Jun 24 2017

GOP senators now oppose health bill - enough to sink it

US Capitol Police said 43 protesters were arrested and charged with obstruction. The bill also scales back federal funding for Medicaid - which is more than half th...

Jun 24 2017

Rep. Steve Scalise upgraded to fair condition, hospital announces

Sava declined to put a timeline on when that would happen or when Scalise, 51, would be able to leave the hospital. Federal Bureau of Investigation officials said Scali...

Jun 24 2017

For Democrats, 'Not Trump' is not enough

A day after the election, Democrats are left with the bitter hope of another tighter-than-usual margin, still searching for a contest where anti-Trump energy and flush ...

Jun 24 2017

Shocking! Woman chops off boyfriend's penis for refusing sex

According to police, the duo was in a relationship for the past three-four years and on Wednesday night, the girl's sister-in-law called him over to their house. The poli...

Jun 24 2017

North Korea pays for lavish spending, missile program with black-market trade

Doctors at the hospital said Warmbier had suffered a severe neurological injury from an unknown cause. North Korea also further reemphasized their stance that Otto's se...

Jun 24 2017

At least 18 dead in Mogadishu restaurant siege

While al-Shabaab claimed to have attacked the neighbouring Posh Treats restaurant, which is often visited by the city's elite, security officials claim that the Pizza Ho...

Jun 24 2017

China, US agree on more cooperation during security talks

The officials also discussed U.S. China has backed the Kim dynasty since it took charge after the Korean War, in part to prevent having a US ally on its border. USA o...

Jun 24 2017

Ted Cruz Could Be About To Derail 'Blood Money' Obamacare Repeal

Democrats are united in opposition. "I recognize that repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act has become a core tenet of the Republican Party", he wrote. It wou...

Jun 24 2017

Putin's opponent detained and scores arrested in Kremlin protests

Navalny has proven to be a strategic thinker compared to other opposition leaders, who often spent more time squabbling among themselves than trying to expand their ba...

Jun 24 2017

UN envoy: Israel flouting UN Security Council settlement demand

Israel withdrew from Gaza in 2005 and the territory is now ruled by the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas . But Israel has not built a full-fledged new settlement si...

Jun 24 2017

HRC releases video highlighting importance of Planned Parenthood for LGBTQ community

It also cuts off federal family planning funding from organizations that provide abortions like Planned Parenthood . In contrast, community health centers don't offer ab...

Jun 24 2017

Are House Democrats turning on Nancy Pelosi?

Kathleen Rice, D-N.Y., told CNN on Thursday. Pelosi isn't in danger of losing the leadership perch she's long held, though she did fend off her toughest challenge eve...

Jun 24 2017

Australia halts Syria air strikes after Russian Federation warning

Tanf is the town on Syrian border with Jordan where U.S. troops are imparting training to Syrian rebels, officially described as "partner ground forces" in the fight ...

Jun 24 2017

Bombings at market in Pakistan kill 15

The suicide bomber blew up his explosives-laden auto near Inspector General of Police Ehsan Mehboob's office in Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province, killing at le...

Jun 24 2017

PM Modi mourns demise of former German Chancellor Kohl

In a statement Friday, Macron's office said: "A reformer, a visionary and a unifier, Helmut Kohl marked our collective history ". Having led Germany for 16 years, h...

Jun 24 2017

House special election losses leave Democrats divided, searching

Aide Kellyanne Conway got into the spirit when she tweeted , "Laughing my #Ossoff". Democrats also lost a special election in SC on Tuesday, where Republican Ralph N...

Jun 24 2017

Fultz, Embiid fully believe Sixers are a playoff team

Fultz was all set to become a Celtic, but on Monday the pick was officially dealt to Philadelphia. There are some obvious winners and losers: Markelle Fultz went No....

Jun 24 2017

London council evacuates residences amid fire safety concerns

Gould said that evacuating the five tower blocks was a "really, really hard decision" but needed to be done while urgent first safety work, which is due to take three t...

Jun 24 2017

Hundreds evacuated from London towers as fire fallout widens

Around 600 residential blocks are in the process of being checked for combustible materials. A local London council has made a decision to evacuate some 800 households in...