Stories about World Media

Aug 22 2017

Vatican and Orthodox Church representatives meet in Moscow as relations warm

Cardinal Parolin began his visit to Russia with a meeting with Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of external relations for the Russian Orthodox Church. "The Holy...

Aug 22 2017

Shark attack on seal sparks panic at Cape Cod beach

Two surfers, teenagers visiting from NY, were out in the water at the time of the attack. Nauset Beach was crowded with people at the time, with many there to watch the...

Aug 22 2017

UNC braces for possible rally, announces bus/parking changes

Police remained stationed at the monument Tuesday morning. Cooper responded that the university had the power to move the statue if there's a threat to public safety, c...

Aug 22 2017

Pence Defends Trump on Charlottesville: 'I Know His Heart'

Pence recalls traveling to Selma, Alabama, in 2010 to walk with civil rights leader John Lewis, and the vice president favors monuments honoring those "who've helped our ...

Aug 22 2017

California fire forces evacuations in Yosemite National Park

It's 10 percent contained. Thunderstorm activity is expected again today and may cause erratic winds over the fire area. Authorities ordered residents in and around W...

Aug 22 2017

Berry warned me about Hollywood: Bake Off's Leith

Meanwhile, popular hosting duo Mel and Sue have been replaced by Sandi Toksvig and Noel Fielding . Yan began to take baking more seriously ten years ago when she fou...

Aug 22 2017

Wake Schools parents can now track kids' buses with new app

Durham school officials say the app has eased parental concerns. Bus drivers for Northwest Independent School District participated in a "mock bus run" before sunrise T...

Aug 22 2017

1 in 10 say it's acceptable to hold neo-Nazi views

Christie says there's not a moral equivalency between neo-Nazis and white supremacists. Forty-two percent of Americans strongly disapprove of President Donald Trump'...

Aug 22 2017

Dog Becomes Honorary K-9 Officer After Finding $85000 Worth of Heroin

The 18-month-old doggo, named Kenyon , found the suss package, containing 425 grams - or 15 ounces - of dope, in early August. But if digging up his own backyard gets bo...

Aug 22 2017

Tornado watch issued for Ottawa

A severe thunderstorm is classified as a storm with wind gusts at or over 58mph and/or a storm that has hail the size of a quarter or larger. A watch does not mean that...

Aug 22 2017

Total Solar Eclipse Crosses the United States for 1st Time in 99 Years

Planetariums and museums posted "Sold out of eclipse glasses" on their front doors. A 70-mile swath of the nation, starting in OR and moving east to SC, were able to ...

Aug 22 2017

Britain to outline strategy positions in Brexit papers

It will also be published amid reports that the government could favour a mechanism modelled on the Efta (European Free Trade Association) court, which adjudicates on iss...

Aug 22 2017

The Equalizer 2: Game of Thrones' Pedro Pascal Cast as the Villain

The Equalizer , based on the TV show of the same name, opened in September 2014 and earned $192.3 million worldwide. The Equalizer 2 will be the first direct sequel De...

Aug 22 2017

Jared Kushner heads to the Middle East

Abbas recently griped that he doesn't understand the Trump administrations policy toward Israel - complaining that the administration won't go public with its support for...

Aug 22 2017

Mattis: US Troop Reduction in Exercise Not Due to N. Korea Concerns

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull earlier this month vowed that his country's military would fight alongside the USA if the latter was attacked by North Korea ....

Aug 22 2017

Rhino horn auction opens in S. Africa amid controversy

The first sale of rhino horn in decades is expected this week after a South African court overruled the government and declared that a controversial auction was legal. So...

Aug 22 2017

2 suspicious packages investigated near White House, US Capitol

All reporters and construction workers were told to go inside immediately, NBC News national correspondent Peter Alexander tweeted. According to initial reports, the S...

Aug 22 2017

Concerns About Censorship Soar As Russia Detains Director

Top members of Russia's cultural elite have strongly defended Serebrennikov, denouncing his detention as an act of intimidation. The Investigative Committee, which prob...

Aug 22 2017

John Cena being surprised by adoring fans is the best

On Monday, Cricket Wireless shared a video of Cena reading messages written to him by people who were inspired by him and the impact he's had on their lives. ...

Aug 22 2017

Wife of Steve Mnuchin Unleashes Nasty Tirade Toward Instagram Rando

Mnuchin and Linton were indeed on a government trip. - Iustitia ♀⚖ (@politicangst)Mnuchin's wife Louise Linton tags designer brands while leaving Air Force jet and go...