Stories about World Media

Aug 11 2017

US Says Strikes Target Islamist Militants in Southern Somalia

At least two people were killed and several others injured in a suicide bomb attack at central prison in Mogadishu , the Somali capital on Friday, China's Xinhua news a...

Aug 11 2017

Trump says Iran not in compliance with nuclear deal

Under the United Nations resolution, Iran is "called upon" to refrain from work on ballistic missiles created to deliver nuclear weapons for up to eight years. The moti...

Aug 11 2017

Doklam standoff: Sushma Swaraj meets Bhutan counterpart in Kathmandu

India, however, supports Bhutan's claim as both countries share very strong diplomatic relations. "We hope the current standoff in Doklam will be sorted out peacefully"...

Aug 11 2017

Ramil Guliyev beats Wayde van Niekerk to win dramatic 200m

Makwala, who qualified second fastest behind the United States' Isiah Young , has the quickest season's best and personal best of the nine-man field. Botswana's Isaac...

Aug 11 2017

Applebee's to close as many as 135 locations nationwide

DineEquity (NYSE: DIN ) last released its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, August 10th. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.59 EPS. BlackR...

Aug 11 2017

Petroleo Brasileiro SA- Petrobras (PBR) Upgraded at TheStreet

Diversified Trust Co increased Suntrust Bks Inc (STI) stake by 751.17% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. A rating of 4 or 5 would represent a Sell recommendation. Calamos Ad...

Aug 11 2017

The Current Analyst Recommendations for PPL Corporation (PPL), Union Pacific Corporation (UNP)

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Company increased Union Pac Corp ( UNP ) stake by 97.55% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing. Retail Bank Of Stockton invested in 7,287 sh...

Aug 11 2017

60000 evacuated in natural disaster aftermath

More than 34,000 people visited the tourist attraction on Tuesday. At least 263 people were injured, 40 of them seriously, according to the local government of the Aba ...

Aug 11 2017

US president Donald Trump declares opioid epidemic a national emergency

It was not immediately clear what had changed since Tuesday, when Price said the president had no immediate plans for an emergency declaration. "It's a national emerg...

Aug 11 2017

Wall Street falls on ramp-up of United States tension with North Korea

Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street after several companies reported disappointing results. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan skid...

Aug 11 2017

Stock markets extend losses at open

The VIX , a measure created to track stock market fear, has jumped from its lowest level in 24 years to hit a level not seen since April this year, climbing 45% in a sin...

Aug 11 2017

Iran drops two footballers from national squad for playing against Israeli club

Ali Kafashian, the Iran football federation vice president, told the Mizan Online website that the two players should not have played "even if their contracts would have ...

Aug 11 2017

DSP traffic, driver gunned down in Karachi

The slain DSP's vehicle was sacked upon from the front side. He also directed to the police to apprehend the assassins of DSP Hanif and his driver at the earliest. On J...

Aug 11 2017

Navy pilot rescued after plane crashes near Key West

They hoisted him from the water and brought him back to Lower Keys Medical Center in good condition. He's attached to Fighter Composite Squadron 111, the "Sun Downers", b...

Aug 11 2017

Morse Asset Management Inc Sells 950 Shares of Freeport-McMoran, Inc. (FCX)

Next Financial Group Inc who had been investing in Twitter Inc for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $11.91 billion market cap company. Capstone Adviso...

Aug 11 2017

1 magnitude quake jolts parts of Luzon-Phivolcs

Schools and local government units canceled classes Friday after the 6.3 magnitude quake that jolted Nasugbu, Batangas in the afternoon. People rushed out of homes, off...

Aug 11 2017

One in four homeless people aged under 18

The results have highlighted a major problem with housing and pricing and families being unable to find a home for themselves. "These figures show that people who are h...

Aug 11 2017

Sunderland street rocked by huge explosion - no terror link, say police

The police have also appealed for people to stay away from the area for safety reasons. Tyne and Wear Fire and Rescue Service have confirmed the 2 storey semi-detached ...

Aug 11 2017

Many Guam Residents Aren't Worried About North Korea

The North said the plan, which involves the missiles hitting waters 19 to 25 miles (30 to 40 kilometers) from the island, could be sent to leader Kim Jong Un for approval...

Aug 11 2017

Mendoza sends schools long-overdue cash as state misses first scheduled payment

The superintendents, who were mostly from poorer districts, say they are concerned about the impact on school funding due to the amendatory veto. The State Comptroller ...