Stories about World Media

Aug 28 2017

Dovizioso wins to take championship lead

Dani Pedrosa was seventh ahead of Scott Redding with rookie Alex Rins enjoying his best result of the season for Suzuki in ninth ahead of Alvaro Bautista completing the t...

Aug 28 2017

Donald Trump defiant on Mexico wall despite political hurdles over NAFTA

President Trump threatened to shut down the government over building his promised wall on the U.S. -Mexico border during a campaign rally in Phoenix on August 22. The i...

Aug 28 2017

Eight climbers fall to their deaths in the Alps

The Austrian Red Cross said it appeared the climbers were roped together and fell from Mount Gabler, east of Innsbruck. Another group of mountaineers about 30 to 50 met...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires several projectiles amidst US/South Korean military exercise

By firing these missiles, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un completely disregarded warnings from the USA and South Korea to stop weapons trials. According to the US mil...

Aug 28 2017

USA revises assessment of N. Korea launch

The South Korean Office of the Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectiles flew in a northeasterly direction for about 250 kilometres (155 miles) into the sea. President...

Aug 28 2017

USA and South Korea say North Korea testing short-range missiles

Pacific territory of Guam. Earlier, South Korea's Yonhap news agency said a ballistic missile may have been fired, without citing a source. He said the first and thir...

Aug 28 2017

Samsung heir appeals against convictions, jail term

The Seoul Central District Court on Friday found Lee guilty of bribery, embezzlement, smuggling funds out of Korea, hiding illicit assets and perjury. Jae-yong became t...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea tests short-range missiles as South Korea, US conduct drills

President Trump famously promised to meet North Korea's threats of war with "fire and fury". Saturday's launch comes during an annual joint military exercise betwee...

Aug 28 2017

Indian, Chinese troops pulling off from disputed site in Doklam

The Indian statement of withdrawal of troops comes ahead of the Indian Prime Minister's upcoming visit to China for the 9th BRICS annual Summit. Speaking at an event ...

Aug 28 2017

Korea launches first missiles since nuke threats row with US

The launch came five days post the US and South Korean forces began annual military exercises which are mainly largely computer-simulated ones. North Korea had walked...

Aug 28 2017

Should Aaron Jones be moving up Green Bay's depth chart?

The third game of the preseason is typically when National Football League starters play the longest amount of time before the regular season begins. "Just to be able t...

Aug 28 2017

Guatemala president expels United Nations anti-corruption chief

He said the decision to expel him was a matter of foreign policy and therefore the responsibility of the executive, not the courts. A judge this year gave prosecutors t...

Aug 28 2017

Trump Threatens Govt Shutdown to Secure Funds to Build the Wall

It also contains $1.6 billion for the construction of a physical wall along the southern border. "If we have to close down our government", President Trump said at hi...

Aug 28 2017

Shekel stronger against dollar after Yellen's speech

The UK benchmark index looks set to open marginally higher this morning, as investors await central bankers' speeches at the ongoing meeting in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. But...

Aug 28 2017

Missing Fargo woman's body found in nearby river

Police then arrested Brooke Lynn Crews, 38, and William Henry Hoehn, 32, who lived in that apartment. This is a breaking news story and we will post updates when we get...

Aug 28 2017

US Pacific Command: N. Korea Fired 3 Missiles, None Posed Threat

The spokesman also said none of the missiles posed a threat to North America, or to Guam, the nearest USA territory to North Korea . Kim Dong-yub, a former South Korea...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires missiles amid war games

Washington has repeatedly urged China, North Korea's main ally and trading partner, to do more to rein in Pyongyang . "The second missile launch. appears to have blown...

Aug 28 2017

N.Korea fires short-range missiles as South, US hold drills

Seoul's Joint Chiefs of Staff says that the projectiles fired from the North's eastern coast flew about 250 kilometers (155 miles), though it did not mention any failures...

Aug 28 2017

Houston TV Station Forced Off Air As Crews Evacuate Ahead Of Floodwater

People trapped by rising floodwaters in Texas have been told to stand on their roofs and wait for rescue as emergency services deal with thousands of desperate calls for ...

Aug 28 2017

NJ Red Cross volunteers sent to Texas as Harvey makes landfall

The Red Cross has enough shelter supplies in Texas to support 28,000 people and supplies for an additional 22,000 people are being sent in now. According to Nicholas Ga...