Stories about World Media

May 18 2017

Ex-FBI boss Mueller named to lead Trump-Russia probe

Pressure on the White House intensified after Trump fired Comey, who had been leading a federal probe into the matter, and allegations that Trump had asked Comey to end t...

May 18 2017

Trump's campaign reportedly exchanged 18 calls, e-mails with Russian officials

Mueller's broad mandate gives him not only oversight of the Russian Federation probe, but also "any matters that arose or may arise directly from the investigation". Bu...

May 18 2017

Texas lands top prep recruit Mohamed Bamba

So this is big for the Longhorns and bad for the Wildcats. 2017 five-star prosepct Mohamed Bamba announced a commitment to Texas on The Player's Tribune on Thursday. ...

May 18 2017

No need for travel restrictions in Congo Ebola outbreak, World Health Organization says

The WHO's Congo spokesman, Eugene Kabambi, said: "It is in a very remote zone, very forested, so we are a little lucky". More than 11,300 people were killed in 2014 i...

May 18 2017

More than 100 arrested in Paris after Macron win

The party is far from over at National Front HQ in Paris , despite Marine Le Pen's mauling in French presidential election. Macron has said he was aiming for an absolu...

May 18 2017

House GOP leader suggested Putin was paying Trump

McCarthy's rebuttal was concrete: "Swear to God". "There's two people I think Putin pays: Rohrabacher and Trump", said McCarthy . House Speaker Paul Ryan stoppe...

May 18 2017

Anaheim Ducks vs. Nashville Predators - 5/14/17 NHL Pick, Odds, and Prediction

The Preds take on Pacific Division champion Anaheim in Game 1 starting Friday night. - Nashville is most definitely the underdog in this series, even after knocking out...

May 18 2017

Top US Democrats Request Probe of Trump Team

Cummings said the Government Reform and Oversight panel needs to subpoena documents for its Russian Federation probe and summon former FBI Director James Comey for a pu...

May 18 2017

Predators take 2-1 series lead over Ducks

Subban from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for Shea Weber, the Nashville Predators GM was named a finalist — along with Edmontons Peter Chiarelli and Ottawas Pierre D...

May 18 2017

School bus flips in hit-and-run crash; 16 taken to hospital

The district attorney's office said the driver, believed to be 25 to 30 years old with short hair, set off a chain-reaction crash while trying to pass two tractor-trailer...

May 18 2017

Benzema wants to end France exile after sextape scandal

I've always acted like that, I do not change anything'. France will play Paraguay on June 2 in Rennes, Sweden one week later in Stockholm, and then host England a...

May 18 2017

Does US believe Western Wall is in Israel?

Asked during a briefing Tuesday to clarify the administration's position on the Western Wall, White House press secretary Sean Spicer said the reported comments do not ...

May 18 2017

US House backs new sanctions against North Korea

North Korea on Friday accused the USA and South Korean spy agencies of an unsuccessful assassination attempt on leader Kim Jong Un involving biochemical weapons. The Tr...

May 18 2017

Mexico's president calls for more protection of journalists

According to the Committee to Protect Journalists, seven reporters have been killed in Mexico in 2017, and more than 100 since 2000. The president's hastily called meet...

May 18 2017

Chicago Police release final version of use-of-force policy

The CPD has not heard from the DOJ with regard to any potential consent decree, according to police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi. Among the tenets of the policy is a req...

May 18 2017

Friday's Iranian presidential election down to a two-man race

The former President of Iran, Mohammad Khatami, called on his supporters and the Iranian people on Sunday to support current President Hassan Rouhani in the election next...

May 18 2017

China's Xi Discusses Nuclear Issue With New S. Korean President

SEOUL , May 11 (Reuters) - South Korea's new president launched global efforts to defuse tension over North Korea's weapons development on Thursday, urging both dialogue ...

May 18 2017

Macron pick for French premier about to be named

Baroin reacted sharply to a suggestion that Macron, a 39-year-old ex-banker who served briefly as economy minister in a Socialist government, was reshaping politics. Afte...

May 18 2017

Netanyahu against Abbas: "He didn't speak the truth"

The new leader of the "Free World" has vowed to put the resolution of this crisis on top of his agenda, as has most of his predecessors that epically failed to find las...

May 18 2017

Donor angry at failure to move Israel embassy

It was the latest sign of the Israeli right's growing disenchantment with Trump after having rejoiced in his election. Since taking office in January, Trump has shown s...