Stories about World Media

Jul 24 2017

German girl, 16, suspected of joining ISIS found in Iraq

According to Iraqi officials, the coalition's airstrikes have intensified in Tel Afar as the local government forces prepare to storm ISIS strongholds there and liberate ...

Jul 24 2017

Russian ambassador to USA concludes assignment

The newspaper, citing the unnamed USA officials, reported that Sessions' assertions are "at odds with Kisylak's accounts of conversations during two encounters over the...

Jul 24 2017

Israeli military: Rocket launched from Gaza Strip

No one was injured in the alleged attack, the Israeli military said, without immediately providing any further details. Nevertheless, the IDF conducted a search of the ...

Jul 24 2017

Trump's new team offers muddled messages on sanctions, pardons

Ford . Trump also has suggested on Twitter that Mueller and members of his legal team have conflicts of interest because of donations to Democratic political candidat...

Jul 24 2017

Israel Raids West Bank, Death Toll From Jerusalem Clashes Rises

The United Nations Security Council plans to meet on Monday to discuss the bloodiest spate of Israeli-Palestinian violence for years. Muslim leaders allege the metal de...

Jul 24 2017

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson in Kaikoura

After a visit to a Maori meeting place known as a marae in Kaikoura, a South Island town often frequented by tourists and the scene of an natural disaster in November 20...

Jul 24 2017

Chuck Schumer: On Health Care, 'Single Payer Is on the Table'

In a recent Washington Post-ABC News poll, 52% of those surveyed said that the Democratic party "just stands against Trump", while only 37% said the Democrats actually st...

Jul 24 2017

Parents accused of giving newborn baby narcotics

As a result, the baby was born already addicted to drugs , police say. Christenson apparently used both heroin and prescription drugs frequently during her pregn...

Jul 24 2017

Flash flood watch in effect in Tucson area until midnight

Saturday, with the National Weather Service warning multiple thunderstorms with heavy rainfall will sweep through the area. No reports of flash floods have occurred in ...

Jul 24 2017

Eminent space scientist & former ISRO chairman UR Rao passes away at 85

UR Rao was associated with the launch of India's first satellite Aryabhatta. He said Rao's contribution to India's space research will always be remembered. More than thr...

Jul 24 2017

John Isner wins grass court event on Rhode Island

Isner fires 20 aces to reach Newport semis: U.S. top seed John Isner blasted 20 aces Friday in defeating compatriot Dennis Novikov 6-4, 6-4, advancing to the ATP Hal...

Jul 24 2017

Hot Sunday with scattered storms in Northern Virginia

Tonight scattered storms will be likely with lows in the low-mid 70s. Previous year on this date, the high was 93 and the low was 67. Unfortunately, the lingering moistu...

Jul 24 2017

Spieth Wins British Open in Nail-Biting Match

Open trophy he captured in 2015. Spieth escaped with a bogey, but Kuchar made par to take a one-shot lead with five holes remaining. Spieth had five birdies, includ...

Jul 24 2017

Outgoing Russian Ambassador to US Kislyak Hosts Farewell Party in Washington

Sergey Kislyak, the diplomat at the heart of President Trump's rabbit hole of scandal, has ended his almost decade-long tenure at the Russian embassy in Washington, offic...

Jul 24 2017

McCain at home after brain cancer diagnosis

Her message came attached to a photo of the two sitting on a bench overlooking the stunning terrain in Arizona, where John is recovering from a minimally invasive cran...

Jul 24 2017

Scaramucci vows to stop White House leaks and calls leakers 'un-American'

Scaramucci said Trump "doesn't have to be pardoned". 'Tomorrow I'm going to have a staff meeting. Scaramucci has also left up posts critical of the death penalty,...

Jul 24 2017

Tapper Goes After Scaramucci For Changing His Stance On Trump

Speaking ahead of his first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in early July, Trump said , "It was Russia , and I think it was probably others a...

Jul 24 2017

Texas ex Jordan Spieth conquers The Open

If the ruling was one of the smartest moves of Spieth's career, the ensuing 8-foot bogey putt might be the most important shot he's ever played. Nicklaus tweeted duri...

Jul 24 2017

Spicer resigns from White House, Scaramucci takes podium

Sekulow's comments , however, seemed at odds not only with Trump's tweet , but also with other members of his own legal team, as well as with Scaramucci . Wearing ...

Jul 24 2017

Danilo Completes Manchester City Transfer from Real Madrid on 5-Year Contract

In the end, you don't get from them what you expect. In many ways Rashford is a natural alternative, and Real hope to pounce in the light of Lukaku's arrival at Old Traff...