Stories about World Media

Sep 09 2017

Eastern Mexico braces as Hurricane Katia lands tonight

The rain may bring life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, especially in mountainous areas. Farther out in the Atlantic, Hurricane Jose has nearly hit Category 5 s...

Sep 09 2017

Donald Trump says military action against North Korea not 'first choice'

The phone call comes on the heels of Trump and his administration's stern warnings to North Korea that further threats would be met with military force, including wit...

Sep 09 2017

Suspect in custody after school shooter situation

The district said on Twitter that students and staff were safe and urged parents to not come to the school. The school is on lockdown. Counselors will be there Monday f...

Sep 09 2017

'Tension in the air' as Hurricane Irma heads towards Florida

Track models have shifted east this morning. First, the map indicates our forecast track for the storm's center and the surrounding cone is the area showing the typical...

Sep 09 2017

China acknowledges Pakistan's sacrifices in anti-terror war: CPC

The foreign minister stated that by the end of the year there will be the first meeting between the foreign ministers of China, Afghanistan and Pakistan. "No one know...

Sep 09 2017

WNYers watch Irma damage in Puerto Rico

She said residents on the coast were told to go to shelter. After a decade of mass migration to the USA mainland, prompted by an economic crisis that feels as though it...

Sep 09 2017

Spain blocks Catalan independence vote, threatens charges

On Wednesday, the Catalan Parliament voted to hold a referendum on whether or not the wayward province would remain as part of Spain or become an independent nation. On...

Sep 09 2017

Donald Trump Trust Ethics Attorney's Wife Busted Having Sex with Jail Inmate

Deputies say she was in the backseat of a vehicle having sex with a 23-year-old inmate. The unidentified prisoner had been granted "trustee" status, a set of privileges g...

Sep 09 2017

Trump Organization ethics lawyer's wife busted for sex with jail inmate

Officials say the pair were spotted telling strangers they had bird droppings on their back, then picking the victim's pockets while pretending to clean it off. In additi...

Sep 09 2017

Army to induct 800 women into military police

In yet another significant step towards inducting women into the military, the Army on Friday said it would admit almost 800 women into the Corps of Military Police in no...

Sep 09 2017

Gurgaon: Boy, 7, found brutally murdered in school toilet

Whatever emerges, it is clear something sinister is going on with youngsters of the country... "He had gone to use the toilet where he saw the boy", said the officer. In ...

Sep 09 2017

RTs are not endorsements: Digvijaya Singh defends abusive Twitter meme

Rao said. Amid outrage and shocked protests on social media against his post, Digvijaya Singh was defiant, tweeting, "When Modi ji & those he follows have used abusiv...

Sep 09 2017

Congress to replace Bihar unit chief Ashok Chaudhary

In the month of July, Nitish Kumar tended his resignation as the Chief Minister of Bihar. The Congress Vice President is now grappling with the party's sliding electo...

Sep 08 2017

Arab Parliament calls for inational action on Rohingya

The latest violence in Rakhine state began on August 25 when Rohingya insurgents attacked dozens of police posts and an army base. Bangladesh has previously refus...

Sep 08 2017

Tsunami waves confirmed in Mexico, PTWC says

A rare and powerful 8.4-magnitude natural disaster struck southern Mexico late Thursday, killing at least two people as seismologists warned of a tsunami of more than t...

Sep 08 2017

Evidence of climate change is all around

Dear Lifehacker, How do I deal with someone who's completely irrational? They need to get to work. Scientists agree that the main question is not whether hurricanes a...

Sep 08 2017

Trump Touts Kuwait's Purchase of American-Made Planes

Trump has sent conflicting signals about where he stands on the dispute between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt. "This all began bec...

Sep 08 2017

US Unlikely To End Trade With China Over North Korea

They came after North Korea detonated what it called a hydrogen bomb on Sunday and announced it could mount the warhead on a missile, dramatically raising the stakes ...

Sep 08 2017

PM returns to New Delhi after completing China, Myanmar visit

Myanmar is one of India's strategic neighbours and shares a 1,640-km-long border with a number of northeastern states including militancy-hit Nagaland and Manipur. He sai...

Sep 08 2017

Houston faithful offer hope, help for Harvey amid aid appeal

The United States is on track to hit its mandated debt limit by the end of the month unless Congress increases it. Meanwhile, Houston officials ordered mandatory ev...