Stories about World Media

Aug 24 2017

House Speaker Ryan says US government shutdown unnecessary

Ryan said that, in light of this time crunch, the GOP leadership would push for the passage of a short-term continuing resolution, as opposed to a full 2018 budget. Ryan ...

Aug 24 2017

Dutch counterterror chief praises police actions

In an email to The Associated Press , the band's label, Mexican Summer , said: "Due to a potential terror threat at The Maassilo in Rotterdam , the Allah-Las show wa...

Aug 24 2017

Trump willing to 'close government' to build Mexico wall

President Trump gave a stirring speech to supporters at a rally in Phoenix, Arizona , Tuesday , and one of the biggest applause lines was when he issued an ultimatum ...

Aug 24 2017

Georgian Soldiers March at Ukraine Independence Day Parade

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on a visit to Ukraine on Thursday said Washington would keep up pressure on Russian Federation over what he called its aggressive beha...

Aug 24 2017

Drop in net migration since Brexit vote as more European Union citizens leave

The "EU8" states - the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Slovakia and Slovenia - traditionally accounted for higher numbers of people comin...

Aug 24 2017

Val Bondasca landslide leaves eight missing in Switzerland

A separate group of six people also reported missing were later located unharmed in Italy, a Grisons police spokeswoman said. Around a hundred people were forced to be ...

Aug 24 2017

Sisi secures Israel's interests in Syria

We will defend ourselves with all available means against this threat", Netanyahu said. "Iran is putting in great efforts to fortify its presence in Syria". "I can say ...

Aug 24 2017

United Nations agencies aid millions affected by flooding, landslides in South Asia

In the northern Indian state of Bihar, 11 million people have been affected by the flooding, with nearly 500,000 in 1,300 in state-run relief camps where they are being p...

Aug 24 2017

New Quinnipiac Poll: Trump is dividing the country

The Quinnipiac poll was conducted after the rally in Charlottesville , where white nationalists clashed with counter-protesters, resulting in three deaths and at least...

Aug 24 2017

Police investigate video of crying high school cheerleaders forced into splits

The school's principal, cheer coach, assistant cheer coach and an assistant principal, as well as Denver Public Schools deputy general counsel, have been placed on leav...

Aug 24 2017

Cyclist guilty over woman's death

His victim Kim Briggs, 44, suffered two skull fractures and died in hospital a week after they clashed heads in the collision in east London. The Old Bailey heard All...

Aug 24 2017

Maryland, RGGI States to Strengthen Emissions Cap

Get what you need today in this early-morning email. Just last month, California voted to extend its cap-and-trade program. The cap-and-trade system decreases the n...

Aug 24 2017

Boat Sinks in Brazil's Amazon Region, Killing at Least 10

The area of the sinking being hard of access, and the passengers have not been all recorded, the authorities could not provide a specific assessment regarding the missing...

Aug 24 2017

Pak warns United States against making it scapegoat in Afghan war

The country, fighting war against terrorism from over one and a half decade has informed US Ambassador David Hale that Pakistan was not dependent on Washington for ...

Aug 24 2017

SNC Lavlin: High Court rejects CBI petition

Now, the High Court has upheld the lower court's order and went on to rap the CBI for dragging him into the case, Vijayan said, reminding that the Supreme Court described...

Aug 24 2017

Carroll Financial Associates Inc. Cuts Stake in Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

The company has market cap of $69.42 billion. Over the past five trading sessions it is 4%; -2.26% for the month; -16.13% for the last quarter; -64.19% for the past six-m...

Aug 24 2017

France And Austria Seek To Fight Labour Dumping In The EU

Iohannis gave no details on what he would deem acceptable after meeting President Emmanuel Macron , but the French leader heard enough to announce he remained convinced...

Aug 24 2017

Email reportedly shows effort to set up meeting between Putin and Trump

The email was sent in June 2016, the same month Donald Trump Jr. had set up a meeting with Jared Kushner, the President's son-in-law, Paul Manafort, former campaign c...

Aug 24 2017

Liquor stocks up and steady after clarification on liquor ban

Liquor stocks are up and moving steadily up north on Thursday after the Supreme Court on Wednesday clarified that its original 15 December order to ban sale in liquor...

Aug 24 2017

Unitedhealth Group Inc (NYSE:UNH): Stock Sentiment

The "percentage off the 52-week high or low" refers to when a stock current price is relative to where it has traded over the last 52 weeks. The stock ended last trade at...