Stories about World Media

May 21 2017

We're Finally Getting A Spurs-Warriors Playoff Series, And It's Awesome

Game 1 in Oakland: Sunday, May 14, at 12:30 p.m. This will be just the fourth time in 30 years that the top offense and the top defense will meet during the National...

May 21 2017

Baquiat's 'Untitled' Sells for Record $110.5 Million

Japanese billionaire Yosaku Maezawa bought " Untitled " at Sotheby's auction house on Thursday night. It was of a skull and it was created in 1982. Sotheby's said it ...

May 21 2017

Melania, Ivanka Skip Headscarves in Saudi Arabia-Despite Trump Criticism in 2015

The President said the United States shouldn't have to bear the burden alone, and that the US cannot, and should not, be the world's police officer. Trump waved from th...

May 21 2017

Trump Told Russians "Nut Job" Comey Was Fired to Ease Pressure

Yates confirmed reports that she had told the White House, six days into Trump's administration, that Flynn, a former military intelligence chief, had not been honest...

May 21 2017

MI5 'had file on Jeremy Corbyn over IRA'

The figures would still deliver a comfortable Tory majority if repeated on June 8, but they will bolster Labour insiders' belief that Mr Corbyn's campaign is making inroa...

May 21 2017

Saudis welcome Trump with gold medal, receive arms package

Trump and the USA delegation, which includes virtually his entire senior White House staff and some of his Cabinet, were treated like royalty in a series of welcoming cer...

May 21 2017

North Korea denies role in global cyberattack

North Korea has accused the United Nations and the U.S. of "double dealing" for condemning Pyongyang's Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) tests, a media report s...

May 21 2017

North Korea links nuclear advances to hostile United States policy

This appeared a bit short of an outright precondition, though Kim insisted that North Korea views USA hostility as "the root cause of all problems" in the region. Kim sta...

May 21 2017

Pressure mounts on Trump as Comey agrees to testify

While FBI Director James Comey was heading an investigation into Russian influence in the lead up and during the 2016 US Presidential election, including possible coordin...

May 21 2017

US, Turkey spar over Erdogan visit violence, Kurdish support

The U.S. State Department said the episode was "deeply disturbing" and promised that an investigation would hold those responsible to account. Videos show people push...

May 21 2017

FBI's Russian Federation probe implicates top White House official

Among the most explosive reports: that Trump earlier this year asked for a pledge of personal loyalty from Comey, and that the president asked Comey to drop an investiga...

May 21 2017

Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

He's been deeply involved for years in FBI efforts to fight terrorism, serving in supervisory roles in Iraq and Afghanistan and later overseeing FBI worldwide terrori...

May 21 2017

North Korea says linking cyber attack to Pyongyang is 'ridiculous'

On Thursday, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson implored North Korea to help foster an atmosphere conducive to talks by ceasing its ballistic missile and nuclear weapo...

May 21 2017

Mueller, Comey have a history

The media conference was the first time the President had faced questions since the Justice Department named a special counsel to probe Russia's involvement in the 2016...

May 21 2017

Melania Trump arrives in Middle East, shuns headscarf

The complex itinerary will take Trump to the capitals of three great world religions and introduce him to the grueling pace of presidential foreign travel. This week, the...

May 21 2017

Nuclear Crisis: Trump gives condition for N/Korea talk

But critics of the deal in South Korea said Japan did not go far enough, and earlier this year Tokyo recalled its ambassador over a statue symbolising "comfort women", wh...

May 21 2017

Nigeria Chibok Girls: 82 Freed by Boko Haram

Adesina said they had now been "handed over to those who will supervise their rehabilitation". Buhari was in Britain earlier this year for more than seven weeks for medic...

May 21 2017

US House Oversight Panel Head Chaffetz To Leave Congress

He says he hopes Comey's testimony will answer some of the questions that have arisen since Comey was suddenly dismissed last week by President Donald Trump. "I think he ...

May 21 2017

48 percent want Trump impeached

Apart from a handful of unctuous poseurs in the Senate who enjoy tweeting big words about how "troubled" they are by each successive outrage only to quietly choose shamel...

May 21 2017

Afghan officials: 3 killed after gunmen storm bank

Five attackers, armed with suicide vests and guns, forced their way inside after one of them blew themselves up at the entrance of New Kabul Bank in Gardez, the capital o...