Stories about World Media

Jul 30 2017

Trump replaces chief of staff Priebus with John Kelly

But I would add that, you know, from the moment that President Trump took office, Reince Priebus was really the source of nearly constant speculation about how long h...

Jul 30 2017

Russian Federation orders cut in U.S. diplomats in reaction to sanctions

It was not immediately clear how many USA diplomats and other workers would be forced to leave the country. Lawmakers said they also made adjustments so the sanctions o...

Jul 30 2017

Senate to vote on Russian Federation sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation

If Mr Trump chooses to veto it, the bill is expected to garner enough support in both chambers to override his veto and pass it into law. The Senate voted 98-2 follow...

Jul 30 2017

Trump blasts Senate rules in Saturday morning tweets

The language used by McCain in 2017 is eerily similar to what he said to Obama in 2010. The Kentucky lawmaker added: "It's time to move on". "I turned out to be rig...

Jul 30 2017

Iran condemns U.S. sanctions amid Gulf clash with navy

An Iranian rocket with a much-hyped Tehran space launch turned out to be a dud, as the Iranian Simorgh rocket suffered a "catastrophic failure" shortly after liftoff ...

Jul 30 2017

Obamacare 'skinny repeal' rejected after Pence tried to lobby McCain

Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Susan Collins (R-ME) also voted against the bill . Several of McCain's Republican colleagues attempted to sway him toward a "yes" v...

Jul 30 2017

For Trump, honeymoon with Putin may be finally over

The bill threatens to further derail U.S. If confirmed that Russia's move would affect hundreds of staff at the USA embassy, it would far outweigh the Obama administ...

Jul 30 2017

Sharif ousted: How the global media reacted

It's also the second time the apex court has disqualified a Prime Minister, after Yousaf Raza Gilani, who was sacked in 2012 for contempt of court. " Shahbaz Sharif ...

Jul 30 2017

President Trump announces new White House Chief of Staff on Twitter

His replacement by Kelly, a political outsider who had served as a general in the United States marines before being named Homeland Security secretary by Trump marks ...

Jul 30 2017

Putin Derides 'Illegal' Sanctions Bill - But Says He's Waiting On Final Version

Congress the power to block U.S. President Donald Trump from unilaterally lifting sanctions on Russian Federation. That vote-the culmination of a lengthy process that ...

Jul 30 2017

Trump Names Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as New Chief of Staff

I'm not trying to build my own brand off the fucking strength of the President. His White House in turmoil, President Donald Trump abruptly announced late Friday he...

Jul 30 2017

Scaramucci tirades ignite smoldering White House tensions

While there were no defenders for Preibus in the White House, one official, according to Politico , described the incident as a "bump in the road for Scaramucci ", sayin...

Jul 30 2017

Congressman Bennie Thompson speaks on President Trump's new chief of staff

Well said, Mr. President. Priebus confirmed that he formally resigned on resigned on Thursday. In the interview, Scaramucci said it was up to the chief of staff t...

Jul 30 2017

John Kelly Replaces Preibus as White House Chief of Staff

Kelly is a retired Marine four-star general. Not least was the challenge of finding a new chief for the Department of Homeland Security. On Thursday, Mr Spicer's replac...

Jul 30 2017

The first major piece of legislation whacks Putin - and Trump

Rejecting the bill would have further galvanized resistance against the President and deepened concerns about possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian ...

Jul 29 2017

ED files case against Lalu Yadav and family over money laundering charges

Interestingly, the case was registered on Tuesday, a day before Nitish Kumar broke alliance with Lalu's party and resigned from the post of chief minister. Officials sa...

Jul 29 2017

Russian Federation boots United States diplomats in retaliation for new sanctions

The Russian foreign ministry also said it was seizing holiday properties and a warehouse used by United States diplomats. But it appeared to change tack after President V...

Jul 29 2017

Moscow retaliates as Russian Federation sanctions bill heads to Trump for signature

Not waiting to see if the president signs them into law, Russian Federation has taken retaliatory action against USA diplomats on its soil, which is why we've called Shau...

Jul 29 2017

Wisconsin State Fair pulling ride similar to the Fire Ball

All rides were shutdown after the malfunction while law enforcement and the Department of Agriculture investigated, but officials said the Fireball passed inspection. "We...

Jul 29 2017

Former Timberwolves coach would trade Andrew Wiggins for Kyrie Irving

Having time to absorb the idea that Irving wants to play for the Timberwolves leads inevitably to questions of how Minnesota would pull off such a deal and whether it wou...