Stories about World Media

Sep 09 2017

How to find out if you were affected by the Equifax breach

Equifax said it has alerted law enforcement, the USA attorney general, and state attorneys general about the breach. Equifax established a website , https://www...

Sep 09 2017

US Senate approves Trump deal on hurricane aid, debt ceiling

Mr Trump stunned Republicans by cutting a deal with Democratic leaders Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi to increase the debt limit for three months, rather than the l...

Sep 09 2017

Pope prays for victims of Mexico quake, Hurricane Irma

He said he initially believed in FARC's ideology, but increasingly realized he had made a mistake. "I think he's thrilled to be here" he said: "what he sees is a lot ...

Sep 09 2017

South Korea warns North Korea may fire another ICBM

Last month, Trump had warned North Korea of "fire and fury" in case of a nuclear threat. Trump warned, however, that should the USA pursue a military recourse it ...

Sep 09 2017

Tunis protesters demand justice for Myanmar's Rohingya

At "The Bund" Shit'te brethren assembled outside a mosque where they were addressed by "Aga". The speakers said that staging protest is not enough as government should ...

Sep 09 2017

Putin warns of catastrophe over North Korea impasse

As well as the US, South Korea and Japan , plus permanent Security Council members France and Britain, have called for stronger measures against it, with several arguing...

Sep 09 2017

Christie's response to lewd Trump tape cost him cabinet job, Bannon says

Steve Bannon , President Donald Trump's former chief strategist, told CBS News' Charlie Rose that former White House chief of staff Reince Priebus advised Trump after...

Sep 09 2017

Harvey's Price Tag Could Reach $200 Billion

To increase the amount of money flowing from the federal government to Texas and to those affected by Harvey, Congress will need to raise the debt ceiling, and then agr...

Sep 09 2017

Florida air travel shuts down ahead of Irma

The 2:30 p.m. flight from Miami did leave and arrived in Chicago Friday afternoon, but the final three flights of the evening were all cancelled as the airline prepares...

Sep 09 2017

How Hurricane Irma could impact Trump's luxury properties in Florida

According to the Palm Beach Post , Mar-a-Lago reported damage to a large Roman-style window. Jeff Masters, director of the Weather Underground forecasting service, said...

Sep 09 2017

Nobel laureates urge Aung San Suu Kyi to act

Like many of her admirers, I was also hoping that she would rise against all odds and establish the fact that humanity would flourish. "The marked escalation in state-spo...

Sep 09 2017

China says United Nations should take 'necessary measures' on North Korea

Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang also reiterated Beijing's opposition to South Korea's deployment of the US Terminal High-Altitude Area Defence System, also...

Sep 09 2017

Gov. Rauner's plan to take on bill backlog

Last month, S&P Global Ratings said the bond sale could help protect Illinois' BBB-minus credit rating from a downgrade to junk. Rauner spokesman Jason Schaumburg says ...

Sep 09 2017

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

The Syrian army units, backed by the Air Force, achieved on Thursday a new progress in their continued operations in eliminating ISIS terrorists in Deir ez-Zorand its...

Sep 09 2017

Furious Las Vegas Police Union demands the National Football League investigate Michael Bennett

Then, Bennett said , "Las Vegas police officers singled me out and pointed their guns at me for doing nothing more than simply being a black man in the wrong place at ...

Sep 09 2017

Maryland Task Force To Assist In Irma Response

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has 4 different task forces on base at the moment. "A lot of people displaced but we did a lot of good as a team", Burress said....

Sep 09 2017

Britain asks companies to publicly back Brexit strategy

The following debate in Parliament saw the shadow Brexit secretary, Sir Keir Starmer , stating Labour would vote against the bill as it hands "sweeping powers to g...

Sep 09 2017

European Union must avoid rupture with Turkey, France's Macron says

Macron was in Athens for a two-day visit, accompanied by 40 business executives from companies including Total and Vinci in a trip created to encourage investment and ...

Sep 09 2017

Military action not first choice against N Korea

Lawmakers said the officials discussed efforts including consultations with allies, sanctions, pushing for action at the United Nations and military options. Amid the ris...

Sep 09 2017

Israel Plans to Indict Prime Minister's Wife

He said: "Sara Netanyahu is a fearless and honest woman and has never done anything wrong. In addition to working as an educational psychologist and child care expert eve...