Stories about World Media

Aug 17 2017

Mourners gather to remember woman killed during Charlottesville protest

He also supported the cause of the protest of the white nationalists, saying: 'This week, it is Robert E. Lee and this week, Stonewall Jackson'. It was a personal quali...

Aug 17 2017

Bombay High Court prohibits Maharashtra Government from permitting bullock cart races

Ajay Marathe, a Pune resident had approached court stating that the bullocks are "naturally" not meant for racing like horses. The bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chel...

Aug 17 2017

Both Bush Presidents Release a Statement Condemning the Violence in Charlottesville

The statement continues, "We know these truths to be everlasting because we have seen the decency and greatness of our country". That was a reference to Thomas Jefferso...

Aug 17 2017

Dolly Parton to release her first children's album

Parton wrote all 14 tracks on children's record - due September 29th digitally, and October 13th in physical formats. "I am very excited that now I'm coming out with my...

Aug 17 2017

Trump, Pyongyang Still Hope to Avoid Shooting War After Rhetorical Clashes

He issued a strong warning to North Korea saying, "If they shoot at the United States, I'm assuming they've hit the United States". The Chinese Ministry of Defense said...

Aug 17 2017

Solheim Cup: It may come down to who has the deepest bench!

Pettersen revealed that she had undergone treatment for a slipped disc which she suffered in her native Norway over the weekend before she boarded the flight to Iowa. "Yo...

Aug 17 2017

McConnell Upset With Trump Over Charlottesville Comments

McConnell's statement comes after President Donald Trump doubled down on his position that violence at a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville was the fault of r...

Aug 17 2017

Walls go up around Confederate monument in Birmingham, Alabama

Earlier this year, Gov. Kay Ivey signed a bill into law preventing the removal of historic statues more than 40 years old from public spaces, making the removal of the ...

Aug 17 2017

Congratulate your child/ grandchild/ sibling/ friend on A Level results day 2017!

I would strongly advise you to make your intentions clear: if you are only asking about the possibility, then make sure the university is aware otherwise they may confirm...

Aug 17 2017

Confederate plaque removed from Hudson's Bay Store in Montreal

The Hudson's Bay Company has removed a commemorative plaque dedicated to one of the leaders of the Confederate States from its flagship store in downtown Montreal. "We ha...

Aug 17 2017

600 estimated missing in Sierra Leone mudslides

The U.N. said it was evaluating humanitarian needs in the country and that "contingency plans are being put in place to mitigate any potential outbreak of waterborne dise...

Aug 17 2017

Guam Governor Says Trump Told Him North Korea Threats Will Increase Tourism

But Trump's comments did not appear to be backed by significant military mobilization on either side of the Pacific, and an important, quiet diplomatic channel remained o...

Aug 17 2017

Trump says 'we'll see' what happens to his top strategist

Bannon", he told reporters at Trump Tower in NY. Bannon, the former chief executive of Breitbart News , has been blamed for Trump's failure to condemn white nationalis...

Aug 17 2017

Grace Mugabe asks for diplomatic immunity over alleged assault

According to the Diplomatic Immunities and Privileges Act, Ms Mugabe can not invoke diplomatic immunity. Facile Mbalula earlier informed worldwide and local reporters t...

Aug 17 2017

Clear the Shelters event to save cats across the nation

All adoption fees will be sponsored. These two dogs are siblings, brought into the Wise County Animal Shelter as strays. "All About Spay Neuter" is located at 4209 Me...

Aug 17 2017

Russian Ex-Minister Accuses Putin Ally of Framing Him

Mr Ulyukayev was detained on 14 November previous year, moments after Mr Sechin personally handed him the cash in a late-night meeting that, according to prosecutors, was...

Aug 17 2017

'Terrified' white supremacist in Vice mini-doc cries over arrest warrant

At least one YouTuber put together a mashup of the disconnects between the Cantwell we see in the Vice mini-doc and the one we see in Wednesday's video . "We did not ini...

Aug 17 2017

Lionsgate is opening its own movie theme park in S. Korea

Canadian-American film studio Lionsgate is gearing up to bring movies such as " The Hunger Games ", " Twilight Saga" and " Now You See Me " out of the big screen and int...

Aug 17 2017

Assam schools celebrate Independence Day in waist-deep flood waters

We sang the national anthem and Vande Mataram. "Since, small children can't be in water for long, we dispersed the assembly early", Mizanur Rahman , one of the teachers,...

Aug 17 2017

Trump doubles down on Merck attack

President Trump has come under fire on all sides for his reaction to the violence in Virginia, in which a woman was killed and dozens injured when white supremacists a...