Stories about World Media

May 19 2017

Morrison budget avoids serious tax reform

Labor has not ruled out supporting the increase, although Opposition Leader Bill Shorten said he was not convinced it was the only way for the government to fund the NDIS...

May 19 2017

New sanctions on Venezuela officials upcoming

At least 44 people have died in six weeks of unrest, which has also been fueled by anger over food shortages and soaring inflation. "For the sake of the Venezuelan peop...

May 19 2017

J C Penney Company Inc (JCP) Earns "Neutral" Rating from Citigroup Inc

The stock has been active on the tape, now trading at $4.67, up from yesterday's close by 1.52%. Wall Street is only getting more bullish on the stock, with 7 of analys...

May 19 2017

Finland knocks out United States at hockey worlds

Finland extended its lead on Joonas Kemppainen's goal with 13:11 remaining in regulation, the product of a 2-on-1 rush. Team USA outshot their opponents 26-20, but an i...

May 19 2017

Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections

The miners, furious about the disaster which killed at least 35 miners Wednesday in the northern province of Goleston, kicked and beat the vehicle with the president insi...

May 19 2017

House oversight chair seeks Comey memos on Trump

Aides and lawyers who have been swallowed up by previous White House investigations point to President Ronald Reagan's troubles defeating veto overrides during the Iran-C...

May 19 2017

Turkey demands US fire envoy in spat over Syrian Kurds

A young woman from East Rutherford said she was threatened and choked by the bodyguards of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at a protest outside the Turkish emb...

May 19 2017

Syrian rivals weigh United Nations plan for new constitution

Speaking to reporters, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said the US will defend its troops in case of "aggressive" steps against them. "Sultan Murat, Faylak ash-Sham, Jaysh...

May 19 2017

Boris Johnson shouted at by woman for offending Sikhism during temple visit

Narinderjit Singh, General Secretary of the Sikh Federation, said that "no politician in his right mind" would speak in a gurdwara about a trade deal involving alcohol, t...

May 19 2017

Updates and latest news as Kim Jong-un threatens war with Trump

A third U.S. citizen, Kim Sang Dok, who was associated with the same school, was detained in late April for hostile acts, according to the North's official media. There a...

May 19 2017

Trump aides knew Flynn was under investigation prior to inauguration

This comes on the heels of the bombshell report completely denied by the White House that there was a memo written by former FBI Director James Comey detailing a meet...

May 19 2017

Cornyn says he will stay in Senate, won't be FBI director

Trey Gowdy , a SC representative and former prosecutor known for his no-nonsense style in committee hearings, was another popular name from Capitol Hill to surface. "Some...

May 19 2017

Netanyahu Denies Asking Trump Not to Move Embassy

However, the worldwide community does not recognize Israel's annexation of east Jerusalem , which the Palestinians seek as the capital of a future independent state. be ...

May 19 2017

Times Square crash victim was 18-year-old Michigan woman

An 18-year-old female tourist's body lay covered with a bloodstained blanket while a police officer kept vigil nearby. Witnesses on social media described a speeding vehi...

May 19 2017

Israel provided intelligence Trump shared with Russians

Mr Trump himself said he had "an absolute right " as president to share " facts pertaining to terrorism" and airline safety with Russian Federation. The officials, ...

May 19 2017

Things to Know About the 'WannaCry' Ransomware Attack

Like other experts, Chu also says PCS users should be wary of what they click on. "This is an emerging pattern in 2017". "We have seen vulnerabilities stored by the C...

May 19 2017

UK Could Rejoin The EU If Voters Overturn Brexit, Says Tajani

The Sun, Britain's top-selling newspaper, splashed the headline "Blue Murder" - a reference to the Conservatives' party colour and the prospect of Labour losing dozens of...

May 19 2017

Macron Rewards Loyalists in Centrist French Cabinet

Mr Macron's main task, however, is choosing ministers who will form his new government after he named low-profile, centre-right Edouard Philippe as prime minister on Mond...

May 19 2017

Fractious House panel at center of latest Trump probes

I think it divides the country, I think we have a very divided country because of that and many other things. But the president took to Twitter to insist he had the "ab...

May 19 2017

Republican leaders cling to agenda amid White House chaos

Rep. Jason Chaffetz said in a tweet Wednesday that he still hasn't spoken with Comey about testifying. Ryan was not asked about a report Wednesday night that House Ma...