Stories about World Media

Sep 01 2017

Tropical Storm Lidia Crosses Mexico City, Hits Luxury Resorts

The National Hurricane Center (NHC) noted that a Hurricane Watch is in effect for Baja California Sur from Puerto Cortes to east of La Paz, Mexico. Mexican authorities ...

Sep 01 2017

Candid? Yes. Presidential? Not so much. Voters describe Trump

Setting issues aside, a majority (58%) say they do not like the way Trump conducts himself as president, while 25% have mixed feelings about his conduct. Trump's precur...

Sep 01 2017

Trump has pledged $1 million to Harvey relief, White House says

About $5.5 billion will go to FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which is rapidly burning through cash as the primary agency handling disaster relief. it's hu...

Sep 01 2017

New Zealand Heads for Topsy-Turvy Election, With Housing, Immigration in Focus

National fell three points to 41 percent, its lowest poll result since 2005, while support for the newly invigorated Labour party jumped six points to 43 percent, after a...

Sep 01 2017

Pyongyang 'sentences to death' reviewers of British book on North Korea

North Korea doesn't take criticism very well. The book, titled "North Korea Confidential" in English, is based on interviews with North Korean defectors, traders, and...

Sep 01 2017

Trump Defends Kelly After Report About President's Frustration With WH Officials

And by some accounts, Kelly's boss hates it. Politico published a piece on Wednesday, quoting a source close to the president saying his mindset in recent weeks is "the...

Sep 01 2017

Obama's 2018 expenses will cost American taxpayers $1.1million

His budget request for 2018 surpasses that of George W. Bush's request by more than $100,000 and is almost $200,000 more than the budget request from Bill Clinton. His pe...

Sep 01 2017

President Donald Trump Slams US Media Again

Sanders said the president intends to return to the Southwest on Saturday to view flood damage with stops possible in Houston and Lake Charles, La. At least 38 people h...

Sep 01 2017

Theresa May Refuses To Rule Out Military Action Against North Korea

May, who is in Japan on an official visit, is reportedly only the second foreign leader to attend a meeting of the National Security Council after Australia's then-prime ...

Sep 01 2017

Syria's Assad gives Eid prayers near seized Islamic State pocket

More than 300 militants and their families were in the convoy of buses after vacating the Lebanon-Syria border as part of a Hezbollah-negotiated deal to transport them to...

Sep 01 2017

TURNBULL: If North Korea starts a war, it will lose it 'instantly'

In another joint declaration, the two countries said they will work with others in the global community to further strengthen pressure against the Democratic People's Re...

Sep 01 2017

Damien Chazelle Readies a Musical Drama at Netflix

It sounds conceptually similar to La La Land , but with more nonwhite characters. Chazelle is executive producing the series and will also direct two episodes. In term...

Sep 01 2017

Telstra has dropped plans to raise $5.5 billion

The announcement came as Telstra shares went ex-dividend, signalling the last shareholder payment before a move to a lower dividend scheme. But on Wednesday Telstra s...

Sep 01 2017

A mystery letter could reveal Trump's original justification for firing James Comey

The May letter had been met with opposition from Donald F. McGahn II, the White House counsel, who believed that some of its contents were problematic, according to inter...

Sep 01 2017

Three dead in separate Metro Vancouver shootings just 12 hours apart

Craig Van Herk said, adding "IHIT is going to be assuming conduct of the investigation". Kreklau noted that an officer performed a high-risk take down and took a man an...

Sep 01 2017

Tropical Depression Harvey brings steady rain to area

The rain will not be nonstop on Saturday, but there will be damp periods when some neighborhoods could pick up rain for a few hours. The chance for showers and storms w...

Sep 01 2017

Anyone Could Run the Country Better: Kim Kardashian Slams Trump

Here's the full quote. 'Anyone can run the United States better, ' the 36-year-old reality star revealed in an interview with Harper's Bazaar Arabia . I hope she rea...

Sep 01 2017

Gas prices climb across Ontario

It appears New Brunswickers are in store for a major jump in gas prices - perhaps by nine cents a litre by midnight tonight. By Saturday we could be paying another 8 ce...

Sep 01 2017

'Mr. Robot' Season 3 Trailer Teases a War For Elliot's Mind

Elliot says, "Stage 2 was never called off", and adds later, "I can stop this", but Mr. Robot doesn't seem to agree with him. Most viewers saw this twist coming, and ...

Sep 01 2017

Saab, Adani Group announce tie-up to make fighter jets in India

Defence analysts say the competition is between Lockheed and Saab , the only companies that have announced joint ventures with Indian companies and a pledge to build loc...