Stories about World Media

Jul 24 2017

Philippines' Duterte says drugs war will go on, despite criticism

Despite global and domestic criticism, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will not stop his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs and warns that addicts and deale...

Jul 24 2017

Kushner emails aide during Russian Federation meeting: Get me out of here

Yahoo reported that the Trump administration's eagerness "alarmed some State Department officials, who immediately began lobbying congressional leaders to quickly pass...

Jul 24 2017

Chinese Fighters Buzz Navy Spy Plane In East China Sea

The opening of the cinema is part of a plan by local cultural authorities to establish community services on islands under Sansha's jurisdiction. THE Chinese-developed ...

Jul 24 2017

USS Constitution Sails Into Boston Harbor Once Again

Desy, an expert on all things Ironsides. The ship, which turns 220 in October undergoes restoration every 20 years. A crowd of people gathered around the ship to watch ...

Jul 24 2017

Is Donald Trump Trying to Oust Jeff Sessions?

President, the problem is how often you watch TV, and that your comments and actions are beneath the dignity of the office", Schiff tweeted back. He addressed a meeting...

Jul 24 2017

Trump 'Irritated' To Learn Rod Rosenstein Was From Baltimore

John F. Wood , an attorney with the law firm of Hughes Hubbard & Reed who served as a counselor to the attorney general and as US attorney for the Western District of Mis...

Jul 24 2017

Duterte has martial law in southern Philippines extended

Antonio Tinio, who questioned why the extension was still needed if government troops were able to neutralize 379 out of the 600 rebel fighters in Marawi City. But martia...

Jul 24 2017

First look at Brie Larson as Captain Marvel

Jackson, who Brie worked with on Kong: Skull Island , is confirmed to reprise his role as a younger Nick Fury in the film. They are extraterrestrial shapeshifters, s...

Jul 24 2017

Israeli forces kill three Palestinians, impose more measures in Old City

Israel faced mounting pressure Sunday over tougher security at a sensitive Jerusalem holy site as a shooting at the its embassy in Jordan raised further concerns after ...

Jul 24 2017

Kellyanne Conway Says Donald Trump 'Doesn't Think He's Lying'

Stelter told Conway that "it sounds like you should be an assignment editor". The right-wing outlet then asked their 15.4 million Twitter followers if they agreed with...

Jul 24 2017

Donald Trump Jr. adds to legal team

The subject of pardons is one of many topics that appears to have occupied the president's mind Saturday morning. US President Donald Trump's eldest son Donald Tr...

Jul 24 2017

Kushner's Statement on Russia: Here Are the Highlights

In speaking to Congress, Mr Kushner - as both the president's son-in-law and a trusted senior adviser during the campaign and inside the White House - becomes the first m...

Jul 24 2017

US Attorney Sessions brushes off Trump criticism

The public lashing came after a turbulent first six months in office during which Trump fired national security adviser Michael Flynn and FBI Director James Comey , then...

Jul 24 2017

China Opens Cinema on Contested Island in South China Sea

The chairman of the Hainan Media Group, Gu Shaoqing, was quoted in media reports as saying the Yinlong, or "Silver Dragon", would show at least one feature daily. Howev...

Jul 24 2017

Possible Tornado Causes Severe Damage To Homes In Maryland

The weather event lasted about 20 minutes, according to Scott Hass, the director of the Dept. of Emergency Services. "Two of the main transmission lines were taken out ...

Jul 24 2017

UK, US launch talks on post-Brexit trade deal

Theresa May's official spokesman said "maintaining safety and public confidence in food is of the highest priority" but repeatedly refused to answer questions on whether ...

Jul 24 2017

Trump lawyer says there's no pardon discussion

Sekulow also noted that there is a "big academic debate" on whether or not a president has the ability to pardon himself. A person does not have to be charged or convic...

Jul 24 2017

Trump insiders face congressional investigators as president mulls pardons

Also Friday, The Washington Post , citing anonymous USA officials, reported that the Russian ambassador to the US has said he discussed election-related issues with Jeff...

Jul 24 2017

Cong accuses Venkaiah Naidu of grabbing land meant for the poor

The congress had alleged that there was no competitive bidding involved in the deal. "Naidu has been a great champion of transparency, accountability, integrity and pro...

Jul 24 2017

German Finance Minister: Erdogan gambling with centuries-old ties to Berlin

On Thursday, the German government increased pressure on Turkey after the jailing of a human rights activist, telling all citizens travelling there to exercise caution an...