Stories about World Media

May 19 2017

Iran's VP quits presidential race in favor of Rouhani

There are now four candidates running for presidency, including incumbent President Hassan Rouhani, Ebrahim Raisi, Mostafa Hashemitaba, and Mostafa Aqa-Mirsalim. Many Ira...

May 19 2017

Chaffetz will resign, raising doubts about Trump probe

Chaffetz immediately tweeted that he wanted to see the memo when news broke Tuesday. House Oversight Committee Chair Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) announced on Thursday he plan...

May 19 2017

Car plows into Times Square crowd; 1 dead, about 20 hurt

Television footage showed police officers restraining a man and placing him in a police vehicle. New York City's fire department has reported that twelve people are in...

May 19 2017

Kezia Dugdale: General Election could determine if United Kingdom continues to exist

Len McCluskey, general secretary of Unite, said reported comments that Labour will have had a successful election if it wins 200 seats were taken out of context. Labour...

May 19 2017

USA aircraft conduct strike on Syrian army convoy

The U.S. -led coalition in Syria said a statement Thursday evening that it had struck "pro-regime forces that were advancing well inside an established de-confliction z...

May 19 2017

Trump denies asking Comey to end Flynn investigation

The report is the latest revelation in the slow-motion vehicle crash unfurling at the White House, after Donald Trump reportedly shared highly classified information wit...

May 19 2017

Satyendar Jain files defamation case against Kapil Mishra

Mishra dropped another bombshell on friend-turned-foe Kejriwal claiming that the party received money through "hawala network". "I have questioned that whether Arvind K...

May 19 2017

Tennessee teacher indicted on sex, obstruction charges

WKRN reports that Cummins, 50, was indicted on obstruction of justice and "transporting a minor across state lines for the goal of engaging in criminal sexual conduct"....

May 19 2017

Kapil Mishra's mother accuses Arvind Kejriwal of spreading lies

Mishra has alleged that the investigation into the tanker scam was repeatedly delayed and influenced by Kejriwal and "his two men". Police sources claimed that Mishra...

May 19 2017

Federal Appeals Court Judges Hold Hearing In Seattle Over Travel Ban

The court heard arguments for two hours last week, but no word yet on when it might rule. The 9th Circuit previously blocked Trump's first executive order . He asked if ...

May 19 2017

Greece voted reforms, it's time for debt relief: Greek PM

Left-wing Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is seeking parliamentary approval for the pension cuts and further tax hikes through 2020, as part of an agreement with worldwide ...

May 19 2017

Special Counsel in Russia Probe 'Hurts Our Country'

Well now there is one. Trump's defiant comments stood in contrast to his measured statement on Wednesday night after former FBI chief Robert Mueller was named as specia...

May 19 2017

Syria 'categorically' denies United States accusations of mass killings

The Trump administration hit a Syrian air base with a missile strike last month in retaliation for the regime's deadly chemical attack in Idlib province - a unilatera...

May 19 2017

Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

The Trump administration has repeatedly denied collusion with Russian Federation. Do you think they need to tone it down? NEW- Senate Intelligence Committee: "General F...

May 19 2017

Axelrod calls Roger Ailes' legacy 'indisputable'

Despite Ailes' staunch denials, 21st Century Fox corporate head Rupert Murdoch and his sons, James and Lachlan, determined that Ailes had to go. Ailes's death was annou...

May 19 2017

Trump To Liberty University Graduates: Critical Thinking Is Useless

Bush spoke in 1990. Trump added, "Here I am, standing before you as president of the United States", he said. "Boy, oh boy, you voted". Overall, the speech lacked f...

May 19 2017

Trump Plans To Quickly Nominate New FBI Director

Trump later tweeted that Comey should be careful about "leaking to the press", in case "tapes" of conversations between Comey and Trump exist. "No, no, I didn't", Trump...

May 19 2017

Russian foreign minister mocks USA media over reports of Trump intelligence gaffe

The White House has denied the allegations, stressing that Trump has never asked Comey or any other official to halt the investigation. Trump has denounced the FBI inve...

May 19 2017

White House floats former Sen. Joe Lieberman for Federal Bureau of Investigation director

Lieberman retired from the Senate in 2013. He was sworn in 1989. He was the Democratic Party's nominee for vice president in 2000, and Connecticut's attorney general befo...

May 19 2017

Explaining the mechanics of the Trump-Russia special counsel

And there was this: "With all of the illegal acts that took place in the Clinton campaign & Obama Administration, there was never a special counsel appointed!" Republ...