Stories about World Media

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...

Aug 22 2017

AC Milan Complete 11th Signing

Big-spending Milan have already signed Leonardo Bonucci, Andre Silva, Andrea Conti, Hakan Calhanoglu, Mateo Musacchio, Ricardo Rodriguez, Lucas Biglia, Franck Kessie, Ant...

Aug 22 2017

Trump's North Korea strategy needs to end, not delay, the threat

Tensions around Pyongyang's missile program have flared up in recent weeks, following the adoption of the UN Security Council sanctions, which led to North Korea trad...

Aug 22 2017

Looming War Games Alarm North Korea, but May Be a Bargaining Chip

In a press conference marking his first 100 days in office, Moon said he wanted "all South Koreans to believe with confidence that there will be no war", and also downpla...

Aug 22 2017

Yokosuka-based United States warship involved in collision with freighter off Singapore

The McCain had been heading to Singapore on a routine port visit after conducting a sensitive freedom-of-navigation operation last week by sailing near one of China's man...

Aug 22 2017

Turkey's Erdogan, Jordan's King Abdullah II discuss Palestine's al-Aqsa

Recep Tayyip Erdogan made his comments during a meeting with Jordan's King Abdullah at the Husseiniya Palace in Amman . Erdogan will hold meeting with King Abdullah as...

Aug 22 2017

Flood emergency issued for Kansas City

Flash flood warnings have been issued across the area. Kansas City police and Kansas City firefighters went door-to-door, alerting residents mainly on the city's south ...