Stories about World Media

Aug 28 2017

Blue Whale Challenge: UP teenager becomes latest victim of the deadly game

Parth's family alleges that he had taken up the Blue Whale Challenge since the past few days. On Sunday morning Parth told his parents that he would go to the birthday pa...

Aug 28 2017

Hillary Clinton to visit Buffalo in September

Clinton is making stops in the trio of states that are largely blamed for her election loss: Pennsylvania, Wisconsin and MI. Promotional materials for her first stop ,...

Aug 28 2017

UK Opposition to Offer Alternative 'Soft' Brexit in Policy Shift

Next week's talks are being billed by the U.K.as "technical in nature", laying the groundwork for "more substantive discussions in September", the briefing note from the ...

Aug 28 2017

Over 2000 Texas Guardsmen activated for Hurricane Harvey

All 12 people were reported in stable condition with no injuries. "Listen, the evacuation issue is something that can't be second-guessed at this time because we have t...

Aug 28 2017

Dortmund land Yarmolenko after Dembele exit

A tricky winger with an eye for goal, he scored 137 goals in 339 games across all competitions for Kiev, while netting a total of 29 goals at global level and has express...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires three short-range missiles

Meanwhile, the South Korean military is still trying to determine what kind of missiles were fired. It is also possible for those missiles to reach THAAD , an American...

Aug 28 2017

German male nurse suspected of killing at least 84 with lethal drugs

Hoegel would inject patients with an overdose of unprescribed heart medication in order to revive them and show off his nursing skills, a court heard during his initial t...

Aug 28 2017

President Trump tells Senate Republicans 'the world is watching' on health care

On Tuesday, Trump said , "If we have to close down our government, we're building that wall". The dilemma for Trump is that in a crowded legislative calendar Congre...

Aug 28 2017

SC Red Cross Deploys Volunteers to Assist with Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

They are seeking assistance to help with pets in the form of cash donations , fostering, supplies, and volunteers . "They may have helped in local shelters here, but no...

Aug 28 2017

Vehicle bomb kills 11 in Baghdad's Sadr City

The death toll from the auto bomb explosion at a busy market area in eastern Baghdad on Monday rose to 12 people killed and 24 others wounded, an interior ministry source...

Aug 28 2017

Drone footage shows devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas

The Coast Guard said it has performed more than 2,000 multi-person rescues in the Houston-Galveston area, including more than 200 rescues by air and more than 1,000 rescu...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea: Country tests three SRBM's, America, South Korea keeping a watch

Shells hit islands standing in for South Korea's Baengnyeong and Yeonpyeong islands while special forces landed in rubber boats or parachuted in and "wiped out the desper...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea launches more missiles, revealing new threat

Two of the missiles flew about 150 miles while the other one appears to have blown up nearly instantly. One of the three missiles blew up "almost immediately", with non...

Aug 28 2017

Two lawsuits challenge Trump transgender military service ban

ACLU sues over Trump ban on transgender individuals... The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) announced in a press release on Monday it has filed a lawsuit against ...

Aug 28 2017

Tears as New Zealand crush England Women's Rugby World Cup dreams

Her words come after the Black Ferns' spectacular 41-32 come from behind win against England . The New Zealand women's rugby team beat England 41-32 in Dublin on S...

Aug 28 2017

Iraqi forces retake most of Tal Afar from Islamic State

Iraqi forces engaged in heavy fighting Monday near Tal Afar with the last pocket of Islamic State group militants in the northern province of Nineveh. Obaidi added that m...

Aug 28 2017

North Korea fires multiple short-range projectiles into sea: South Korea

Pacific Command. North Korea's latest test comes at the same time as US and South Korean forces participate in joint military exercises on the Korean Peninsula. I...

Aug 28 2017

North Carolina Red Cross volunteers to head to Texas

Strong winds ripped apart rooftops and tore down power lines. These gifts enable the Red Cross to prepare for, respond to and help people recover from disasters big and s...

Aug 28 2017

U.S. says N.Korea missiles failed in flight, exploded on launch

Pacific Command. South Korea's defence ministry said "unidentified projectiles", fired at 6:49 am (2149 GMT Friday), flew some 250 kilometres (155 miles) towards the Se...

Aug 28 2017

1000s join funeral march for teenager shot by police in Manila, Philippines

Delos Santos' flower-draped coffin passed slowly through narrow streets on a flat-bed truck with two black and red colored tarpaulins containing the words "Run, Kian, Run...