Stories about World Media

Jul 04 2017

White House: Trump backs repeal-only health bill as 'option'

The status of the Senate health care bill is that it may never really come to pass. As CNN reported Friday, there is nearly no chance senators will vote on a health c...

Jul 04 2017

Suspect dies after apparent attempt to steal helicopter from OR airport

Henry Reimann, a Hillsboro police spokesman. A second Hillsboro police officer encountered the man in a field and shot him, Reimann said. Police told the newspaper th...

Jul 04 2017

Suspected Boko Haram militants kill nine, abduct dozens in Niger

About 700 Boko Haram insurgents in the restive Borno state have surrendered to Nigerian troops, the Nigerian army said Monday. Kablewa Mayor Abari Elh Daouda said the...

Jul 04 2017

Person Wounded in North Dallas Hotel Shooting

Officers and SWAT were called to the Wyndham Dallas Suites Park Central on Alpha Road near 635 and Coit. Tanya Eiserer, a reporter for WFAA-TV, was on the scene and twe...

Jul 04 2017

Anti-Semitic Banner Found on New Jersey Holocaust Memorial

The welfare fraud charges and arrests of 14 Jewish Lakewood, New Jersey, residents last week, including a rabbi, have spurred a rash of anti-Semitic messages. "We have ...

Jul 04 2017

STAND DOWN: China launches WARSHIPS to intercept United States destroyer

The US has been periodically sending the naval ships and planes to the South China Sea to assert freedom of navigation challenging China's claims of sovereignty. ...

Jul 04 2017

Tour de France | Thomas in yellow as first full road stage begins

Froome and race leader Geraint Thomas picked themselves up to finish in the main bunch. While Tuesday's fourth stage looks set to end in a massive sprint, the GC (gener...

Jul 04 2017

Hornbeck Offshore Services (NYSE:HOS) Bonds Drop 2.7% During Trading

The firm has "Peer Perform" rating by Wolfe Research given on Wednesday, August 31. (NYSE: HOS ) has "Underperform" rating given on Friday, August 5 by Iberia Capital Par...

Jul 04 2017

Keep fireworks away from homes this 4th of July

Police say fireworks cause injuries, bother neighbors and start fires. Always have water ready, both in a bucket and in a charged hose, if you are using fireworks . ...

Jul 04 2017

Chauncey Billups removes name from Cavaliers' front-office search

Former Pistons point guard Chauncey Billups has withdrawn his name from the team's search for a new general manager, according to the Associated Press . And it looked ...

Jul 04 2017

Christie ripped for beach photos by … his lieutenant governor

The photos were taken Sunday afternoon before Christie headed back to Trenton for a news conference . He spent the day hanging out at a beach in his state, relaxing ...

Jul 04 2017

Egypt court upholds death sentence for 20 convicts

In April 2017, the criminal court recommended death penalty for 20 of them and referred their case documents to the Grand Mufti, the country's interpreter of religious la...

Jul 04 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi - no trailer, but behind-the-scenes footage for D23?

Case in point: that sandwatcher worm did actually appear briefly in The Force Awakens , though we never knew it subsisted on machine parts and considered BB-8 to be a ta...

Jul 04 2017

Final Great Balls of Fire Hype, Brock Lesnar, More

There were rumors last month that the WWE is planning to have Brock Lesnar defend the Universal Title the whole year against Samoa Joe , Braun Strowman , Seth Rolli...

Jul 04 2017

Transgender Parent Fights For Child's 'Non-Gendered' Birth Certificate

They told CBC they want Searyl to be genderless until they have "a sense of self and command of vocabulary to tell me who they are" and have refused to designate their...

Jul 04 2017

Hot air balloon crashes into pond near Walt Disney World in Orlando

Nobody was hurt, but a child was treated and later released, according to the Florida Highway Patrol . The pilot was attempting to land in the designated landing strip...

Jul 04 2017

Wimbledon 2017 Brit watch: Laura Robson & Cameron Norrie out, Andy Murray underway

It is a big step from the Challenger Tour in which Laura Robson now largely plies her trade all the way to Wimbledon , where she first made her name, and it took just ...

Jul 04 2017

After Nearly 30 Years, Sony Is Again Pressing Vinyl Records

But re-entering the production of vinyl now further highlights the renewed popularity of the form factor. Production will resume by March 2018 at a plant in Japan's Shi...

Jul 04 2017

Barrick Gold Corp (ABX) Receives Outperform Rating from BMO Capital Markets

Barclays PLC increased their price target on Barrick Gold Corporation from $20.00 to $22.00 and gave the stock an "equal weight" rating in a research report on Monday, ...

Jul 04 2017

Restore PLC (RST) Rating Reiterated by Peel Hunt

In other news, insider Mike Holliday-Williams sold 26,212 shares of the firm's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, May 3rd. The Company's technology is a chlorine dioxid...