Stories about World Media

Sep 01 2017

Coast Guard rescues 12 near Port Mansfield

Following Friday's landfall of Hurricane Harvey, at the time a risky Category 4 storm, many affected regions have been declared disaster areas. The storm made landfall la...

Sep 01 2017

Massive Win By TDP In Kakinada Municipal Corporation Elections

Out of the 48 wards in total, TDP has won in 38 wards and opposition YSRCP has emerged victorious in just 10 wards. While the ruling TDP leaders are expecting a Nan...

Sep 01 2017

AMBER ALERT issued for 1-yr-old & mother last seen near Pueblo

The getaway vehicle turned up in Pueblo around 4 p.m. Police say they believe the woman, identified as Samantha Adams along with 1½-year-old Zayed Adams, were taken fro...

Sep 01 2017

Amancio Ortega Became the Richest Man in the World

As of this week, the 81-year-old is worth around $85bn according to the publication, very narrowly beating Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates with his $84.9bn fortune. Ama...

Sep 01 2017

Trump refuses to retract government shutdown threat despite hurricane crisis

Melania Trump's office has blasted reporters for criticising the First Lady's footwear as she headed to Texas to show support for those reeling from the effects of Hu...

Sep 01 2017

Texas Governor Accepts Aid from Mexico for Hurricane Victims

It may be through reimbursement, but one way or the other , Mexico will pay for the wall ", the president said. "I think this is separate", he said at a news conferen...

Sep 01 2017

Trump administration slashes budget for ObamaCare ads

Commentary: Washington D.C - With the release of a bulletin today slashing millions of dollars in grants to navigators and outreach funds in the federal marketplace, Pr...

Sep 01 2017

UP teacher slaps student repeatedly for not standing up during roll call

She also pushes the child and pulls him by the collar. A teacher was caught on video slapping a student 40 times within the span of three minutes for not saying "presen...

Sep 01 2017

Five city firefighters join rescue teams headed to Texas

Fire department teams also are deployed for 14 days. They plan to stay there until given orders on where their crew is needed to help with Hurricane Harvey relief effor...

Sep 01 2017

Trump pledges $1 million for hurricane relief, White House says

Before taking office, Trump had a history of overstating his charitable giving and taking credit for donations that came from other sources . Local and White House poo...

Sep 01 2017

President Trump Will Visit Corpus Christi And Austin Today

The second option was a politically unsafe one before Hurricane Harvey tore through southern Texas over the weekend and it now looks even riskier. The reality, though, ...

Sep 01 2017

Folt denies white supremacist Richard Spencer space to speak on campus

Brechner's First Amendment Project Director. As of Wednesday evening, they have not made a formal filing. On Wednesday, for instance, University of North Carolina chanc...

Sep 01 2017

Labor Day weekend gas prices expected to increase

Gasoline prices were already trending higher before Hurricane Harvey slammed into the Texas coastline, and prices have only moved higher in reaction to the devast...

Sep 01 2017

YouTuber Elijah Daniel Became Mayor & Banned Straight People from Town

Elijah said he had looked up "the easiest political office" he could hold before contacting towns with his request - and then paying cash to take a short-term job. "Any h...

Sep 01 2017

May says Britain will be able to change trade deals after Brexit

British Prime Minister Theresa May's announcement Thursday that she aims to lead the Conservatives into the 2022 general election has been greeted with mixed responses i...

Sep 01 2017

Labor Day Travel Enforcement Period Begins Friday

In fatal crashes in August during the years 2011-2015, Knox said more than half (55 percent) of the drivers involved who had one or more previous convictions for drunk dr...

Sep 01 2017

Congress switches gears on proposed FEMA cuts post-Harvey

John Bel Edwards requested the declaration in a letter to the White House on Sunday. "We have no idea what the number is going to be [for Harvey]". It's too early to...

Sep 01 2017

Hamilton: I have another six years left in F1

The German now leads the drivers' championship by seven points, and despite having a substantial 92 point lead over Raikkonen, Vettel says they are free to race without t...

Sep 01 2017

Georgia rep threatens Black attorney who wants Confederate statues removed

The exchange began when Georgia's Republican state Rep. Jason Spencer posted a picture of the Jefferson Davis Memorial and Attorney and former state Democratic R...

Sep 01 2017

States asked to set up permanent medical boards for abortion cases

Taking note of the board's report, which confirmed the anomaly and said there was no treatment available, the court on Thursday allowed the woman to undergo medical termi...