Stories about World Media

Sep 11 2017

Harvey Aid, Debt Limit Hike And Government Funding Sails Through Senate

In 80-17 vote, it approved a $15.25 billion hurricane aid package as well as a short-term bill extending government funding and an increase in federal borrowing to preven...

Sep 11 2017

Steinhaus debuts as Bundesliga's 1st female referee in Hertha-Werder tie

To mark the occasion, Hertha offered half-price tickets to female supporters who wanted to see Steinhaus in charge. "To make all the right decisions so confidently, it ...

Sep 11 2017

Prez: military action vs. North Korea an option

Saturday is the anniversary of North Korea's founding, typically celebrated with a show of force. Beijing does not want regime change in North Korea as the coll...

Sep 11 2017

Ex-husband charged in death of woman who vanished before Harvey

Chambers County Sheriff Brian Hawthorne told CBS This Morning in August that he was "very, very confident" that McDowell was not a victim of the storm. After three days, ...

Sep 11 2017

Amazon, Microsoft, and Starbucks back multi-state lawsuit over Trump's 'Dreamers' repeal

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra said he plans to file a separate lawsuit soon, noting that the state has a high number of DACA recipients. New York, Washingt...

Sep 11 2017

Shopian encounter: Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist captured in encounter, two others killed

One terrorist was killed in the encounter. "As the security forces tightened the cordon, they were fired at by hiding militants after which an encounter has started the...

Sep 11 2017

Circumnavigation trip: Nirmala Sitharaman flags off all-woman Navy expedition

Sitharaman said this was a historic day for India, and that this will be marked in the history of navigation in the world. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also extended ...

Sep 11 2017

Manatees left high and dry by Irma rescued

As Irma approaches, the offshore winds, moving counter-clockwise, push the water out. But it turns out the manatees didn't need the storm surge after all. Route 41 in M...

Sep 11 2017

Nine people busted for looting in Fort Lauderdale during Hurricane Irma

Officials said deputies responded to the house after the homeowners, who were out of town, reported that their surveillance system captured the burglars inside their home...

Sep 11 2017

Sikh Canadian Politician Brilliantly Foils Racist Woman During Event

Singh, who is Sikh, has no relation to Islam or Sharia Law. "We know you're in bed with Sharia". Singh, who is running to be the leader of Canada's New Democratic Pa...

Sep 11 2017

Former governor Mikheil Saakashvili 'forces entry' to Ukraine

Ukraine's migration service said the president takes decisions on who is stripped of Ukrainian citizenship based on the conclusions of the citizenship commission. Saaka...

Sep 11 2017

Hurricane Irma Expected to Hang a Right Today

Tropical storm winds were expected in Savannah as well, prompting authorities Sunday afternoon to close the towering Talmadge Memorial Bridge that spans the Savannah Ri...

Sep 11 2017

State braces for Irma's impact

Irma is "roughly the size of the state of Texas", Cooper said. Meanwhile, President Trump declared an emergency for SC, ordering federal assistance for state and local ...

Sep 11 2017

Martin's famous airport badly damaged by Hurricane Irma

Croix's Henry E. Rohlson Airport, escaped virtually unscathed and is now being used as a staging hub for relief efforts throughout the Caribbean . The eye of Hurrican...

Sep 11 2017

Irma: Hurricane sucks water from Bahamas beach in rare phenomenon

A viral video posted to social media on Saturday shows how powerful the category 5 hurricane was when it plowed through the Caribbean. Kaydi K wrote: "I am in disbeli...

Sep 11 2017

Putin condemns North Korea test, says Trump 'not my bride'

Some members of the ruling Democratic Party called to redeploy US tactical nukes on Thursday, as President Moon Jae-in struggles to find common ground between China and R...

Sep 11 2017

Amber Alert in New Mexico; Victims Headed West on I-40

September 10, and are believed to be traveling in a silver Kia Spectra sedan, New Mexico license number AAYR80. The vehicle detectives believe Anderson is driving was l...

Sep 11 2017

Putin, Moon call for more efforts to rein in N. Korea

At their meeting, South Korean Minister of Foreign Affairs Kang Kyung-wha and Japan's Taro Kono said that close cooperation among Seoul, Washington and Tokyo is paramou...

Sep 11 2017

Dissipating Katia kills two in mudslide in eastern Mexico

The hurricane is centered about 105 miles east of Tampico, Mexico . As Mexican authorities rushed supplies and help to the regions hardest hit by Thursday's massive ...

Sep 11 2017

All living former presidents launch ad for Harvey relief

The group wanted to keep it to past presidents showing that they were able to come together, as they have in the past, to support a cause that has nothing to do with poli...