Stories about World Media

Aug 19 2017

Crusader Who Saved Elephants From Poachers Is Shot Dead in Tanzania

His strategy was simple, but groundbreaking - turn the poachers into gamekeepers. African elephant populations shrunk by an estimated 30% between 2007 and 2014, accordi...

Aug 19 2017

New Pro-Maduro Assembly In Venezuela Takes Over Powers Of Congress

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has issued an order to the military to prepare to "shoulder arms", in case of a USA invasion, Defense Minister Vladimir Padrino Lope...

Aug 19 2017

Eclipse weather forecast: Best in West, least in East

We're carefully tracking the forecast for the total solar eclipse on Monday . The moon will be directly between the sun and the earth, casting a shadow on the earth. Sun...

Aug 19 2017

Aretha Franklin planning to open nightclub in MI

Franklin's final scheduled show will be at the Toronto Jazz Festival on June 28, 2018. . The legendary singer is set to retire in her hometown of Detroit, Michigan, and...

Aug 19 2017

Syracuse basketball: Andrew White signs with Boston Celtics

A general view of TD Garden during the third quarter of Game Five of the 2017 NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Boston Celtics o...

Aug 19 2017

Policy of "No democracy sans Sharif" is unsafe: Zardari

Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has said that they can not meet the expectations of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N). "But, at present democratic system in the countr...

Aug 19 2017

Charlottesville violence: Donald Trump lashes out at senator on controversial remarks

But it was Trump's response to the Charlottesville attack that really turned her off. While the president has felt compelled to distance himself from the hate and big...

Aug 19 2017

Maximising grazing in hurricane-like weather conditions

It will be dry apart from passing light showers which will fall mainly during the afternoon with highs of 18 degrees Celsius. There will be more northwest breezes tomor...

Aug 19 2017

North Korea is a rogue state, taking threats to a unsafe level

North Korea's latest propaganda posters shows the country bombing the United States as their "answer" to the latest UN sanctions against the country. In that case Kim J...

Aug 19 2017

Lawmakers slam Trump's latest defense of Charlottesville response

The vast majority of congressional Republicans remain supportive of the Trump presidency, because the vast majority of GOP voters do. Wisconsin helped Donald Trump be...

Aug 19 2017

The Punisher: Netflix Releases First Trailer for Frank Castle's Return

As Frank Castle works out his aggression with a sledgehammer, we see flashes of the former Marine's family and glimpses of the violence he wreaks against the criminal und...

Aug 19 2017

Aussies join US, South Korea wargames

About 17,500 US servicemembers will participate, with about 3,000 coming from other countries. The war of words between Pyongyang and Washington had fuelled tensions in...

Aug 19 2017

War would be 'horrific' but North Korea nuclear attack 'unimaginable'

Fan Changlong, a vice chairman of the Chinese Central Military commission, made the remarks on Thursday during a visit to Beijing by General Joseph Dunford, chairman of...

Aug 19 2017

Six Flags Over Texas 86's Confederate Flag Amid Uproar

Of the 20 Six Flags parks in the U.S., Canada and Mexico, one in San Antonio , Texas and another in Georgia flew the same six flags as the one in Arlington. However both...

Aug 18 2017

Penn State football coach James Franklin signs 6-year contract extension

According to a USA Today report , Franklin made $4.5 million last season. Taking over for Bill O'Brien three years removed from the Jerry Sandusky scandal, Franklin was ...

Aug 18 2017

No war on Korean peninsula: South Korean President

In another statement released by KCNA, the Kim Jong-un regime criticised South Korean President Moon Jae-in, saying that the speech he made on Tuesday, in which he stress...

Aug 18 2017

Bodies of 3 children found in Clinton home; police investigate as homicide

An adult family member discovered the bodies Friday morning and called 911 shortly after 7:30 a.m. The children had trauma to their bodies, said police spokeswoman Jenn...

Aug 18 2017

United Kingdom has its first interfaith lesbian wedding

She hopes that many gay people, irrespective of their religion or culture, are in loving relationships and get to marry the one they love. Mistry who kept her sexuality h...

Aug 18 2017

Barcelona attack: Donald Trump immediately condemns terrorism

Pershing was a rough guy and he sits on his horse and he's very astute, like a ramrod. There was no more Radical Islamic Terror for 35 years", Trump tweeted. Pershing. ...

Aug 18 2017

FTSE slides and gold jumps after Spain attacks

Update: The FTSE 100 has closed 64 points, or 0.9%, lower at 7,324, after a broad-based sell-off that saw only a handful of stocks escape the red as investors looked t...