Stories about World Media

May 18 2017

Video of Texas officer using stun gun on handcuffed man leaked

Although the Taser incident is just coming to light, it occurred on April 28, 2016 - nearly one year ago to the day that Edwards was killed. "Don't pull away! You under...

May 18 2017

Bye-bye Blue House as S. Korean leader shuns imperial home

He told Xi the ultimate goal of sanctions was to persuade North Korea to engage in dialogue about abolishing its nuclear program. The shift in stance came one day after...

May 18 2017

English's Japan trip breathes new life into TPP

Abe convened a meeting of the National Security Council at the Prime Minister's Office on Sunday, asking for a response to the situation in cooperation with the worldwide...

May 18 2017

Tillerson signs declaration stressing climate change threat

The document stated "the Arctic is warming at more than twice the rate of the global average, resulting in widespread social, environmental, and economic impacts". "The...

May 18 2017

Jimmy Fallon was 'devastated' by Trump hair backlash

Nearly a year after it occurred, Fallon said his critics "have a right to mad" at him for playfully tousling then-presidential candidate Donald Trump's hair on "The Ton...

May 18 2017

Would Trump Request to End Flynn Probe Have Broken Law?

Speaking at a commencement ceremony for the U.S. coast guard in CT, a defiant Mr Trump said that "no politician in history. has been treated worse or more unfairly" than...

May 18 2017

Obama's Russia Ambassador Doubts Sally Yates' Blackmail Claim About Michael Flynn

Mr Pence said in January that Mr Flynn denied those calls involved sanctions placed on Russian Federation by the Obama administration in response to its election meddli...

May 18 2017

United States diplomat angers Israel with Western Wall comments

The clash of advance teams also highlights the growing tension between Washington and Jerusalem since the election - an unbelievable turn-around in light of the unparalle...

May 18 2017

Trump must turn over any tapes, lawmakers agree

But that hope reminds us that, in a much smaller way, the Democrats have contributed to the destruction of norms in Washington as well, and that the "nuclear option" trig...

May 18 2017

Flynn reportedly told Trump's transition team about investigation before inauguration

In tweets, Chaffetz added that he had his "subpoena pen ready" and that he has already invited Comey to testify at a May 24 hearing. Sen. Charles Grassley, the chairman...

May 18 2017

Trump Knew Flynn Was Under Investigation Before Hiring Him — NY Times

Wiretapping, leaks, attacks on the press, memos from the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, and now allegations that President Donald Trump's former nationa...

May 18 2017

Merkel: British EU immigration cap would have price

After a private meeting with Hollande and his first speech as president, Macron headed up the rainy Champs Elysees on Sunday in an army vehicle, waving to small crowds of...

May 18 2017

Trudeau congratulates Macron on election as French president

Valls, a center-leaning politician in favor of relaxing labor protections, had already thrown his support behind Macron before the presidential election after losing to B...

May 18 2017

Embattled White House lurches from crisis to crisis

On Twitter though, Donald Trump Jr.is taking time away from campaigning for Montana Republican Greg Gianforte to (apparently) both confirm the veracity of the Comey...

May 18 2017

Sheffield Wednesday v Huddersfield: Fernando Forestieri backed to make difference

Elias Kachunga claims the Premier League is bigger than the Bundesliga as he looks to draw on his previous promotion experience in Huddersfield's play-off campaign. Tho...

May 18 2017

Stephen Lynch says there 'may be grounds' for Donald Trump's impeachment

While there's a separate investigation into Flynn, he is also a key figure in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible c...

May 18 2017

Trump to address US Coast Guard graduates amid controversy

According to the New York Times , Mr Comey had a habit of drafting these memos after any conversations with the president. The White House disputed Mr Comey's claim and...

May 18 2017

The Lib Dem manifesto: the key planks of Tim Farron's policy platform

The Liberal Democrats have placed Brexit at the heart of their election manifesto, claiming a bad deal would "wreck the future for our children". Among the other ma...

May 18 2017

GOP lawmaker says Trump allegations, if true, are grounds for impeachment

The chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee wants ex-FBI director James Comey to testify before the panel next week. Trump, who has largely ...

May 18 2017

United Nations condemns North Korea missile test

The UN Security Council first imposed sanctions on North Korea in 2006 and has strengthened the measures in response to its five nuclear tests and two long-range rocket l...