Stories about World Media

Aug 08 2017

Kirui strikes gold for Kenya in men's marathon

The Ethiopian, who had exhausted rapidly after Kirui's second wind, just held on for silver by two seconds from the fast-finishing Alphonce Simbu , who won Tanzania's se...

Aug 08 2017

Explosive audio of the profane phone call that got Anthony Scaramucci fired

In a "Funny or Die" video posted Friday, footage of CNN reporter Jim Acosta questioning Miller at a news briefing last week about the new GOP immigration legislation...

Aug 08 2017

USDA to employees: Don't mention climate change

Though it is unclear from the emails obtained by Guardian where the instructions in Moebius-Clune's staff note originated, her missive marks the latest mandate from t...

Aug 08 2017

India's Eros in early talks with Apple, others to sell content library

Though the tech-giant is believed to be close to reaching a deal with Eros Group, the report also cautions that parallel discussions are now underway with Amazon and Ne...

Aug 08 2017

SE Asian ministers endorse sea code framework

The United States said it would also seek to build unified pressure on the North at the Manila event - known as the Asean Regional Forum - and Philippine Foreign Secr...

Aug 08 2017

Cloud hampers view of lunar eclipse

There's no sunlight for solar panels in the path of an eclipse to collect. A partial lunar eclipse is when the earth moves between the sun and moon and a small part o...

Aug 08 2017

Barack Obama's birthday celebrated by IL with public holiday

The opposition to making Obama Day a legal state holiday cited the fact that other former presidents affiliated with IL, such as Ronald Reagan and Ulysses Grant, didn't...

Aug 08 2017

Trump is working hard from home but not on vacation

A White House official said Trump's plans for Bedminster included meetings with aides and lawmakers. But even though it looks like a vacation and sounds like a vaca...

Aug 08 2017

Widespread objection to Brigitte Macron position

Last month, Mr Macron promised to transform France and give its citizens more power in petitioning to get important topics discussed in parliament. This comes after a...

Aug 08 2017

Russia's Lavrov, US's Tillerson to meet August 6-8

A cease-fire brokered by the USA and Russian Federation in southwest Syria has shown how the countries could work together. Russia itself has closed this channel on...

Aug 08 2017

City officials: Too much rain, too fast for pumps during torrential downpour

Heavy weekend rainfall in New Orleans overwhelmed the municipal pump stations - leaving parts of the community flooded - and some officials say they're not satisfied wi...

Aug 08 2017

Little League Slugger Hits Bomb Into The Trees

Look at them watching in awe as the ball clears the trees and lands in the woods behind the outfield sitting area. But it's video of one of the players hitting a monste...

Aug 08 2017

U.S. cop points gun at passenger for 9 minutes during traffic stop

According to the Washington Post , police pulled over the vehicle along U.S. Route 101 after he noticed the auto going some 85 miles per hour, the Campbell Police Depa...

Aug 08 2017

Despite Killings, Baltimore Ceasefire Leaders Say Spirit of Event Will Continue

The practice started about two years ago, with participants walking two to three miles in certain neighborhoods, stopping where people were gunned down and saying a praye...

Aug 08 2017

Toddler killed in Merthyr Tydfil crash named

Neighbours living near the tragedy said they heard the girl had been hit by a vehicle. Paul and his wife Gemma are said to be "devastated" - she was at home looking aft...

Aug 08 2017

Bloomington mosquito pool tests positive for West Nile Virus

OPH is urging residents to protect themselves from bites by applying Health Canada-approved repellent containing DEET or icaridin to exposed skin and clothing, wearing ...

Aug 08 2017

Former Chiefs honored in several Pro Football Hall of Fame speeches

It isn't a dream. On the heels of Taylor's speech, special teams got some love with Andersen becoming just the second placekicker ever inducted into the Pro Football H...

Aug 08 2017

McGregor has improved 'phenomenally' in camp, says coach

Ultimate Fighting Championship superstar Conor McGregor received "a few slaps" in a street fight against a drug dealer while growing up in Dublin, the aggressor has rev...

Aug 08 2017

Be More Aware of Motorcycles During Sturgis Rally

The goal of the campaign is to bring awareness to motorcycle safety, as we see an increase in motorcycles traveling through the state of Wyoming. The South Dakota Hig...

Aug 08 2017

US Pressure, Economic Ties Behind ASEAN Warning to North Korea

While engaged in talks with sea claimants, China has ignored the Philippines' global arbitration victory that invalidated its sweeping claims to the resource-rich wat...