Stories about World Media

Sep 11 2017

Mammoth Hurricane Irma, Jose's scope breathtaking from space

A hurricane is a tropical cyclone. Tropical storms in the Atlantic are named alphabetically - with the first storm of each year starting with the letter A. Previous adm...

Sep 11 2017

Japan backs USA bid for fresh sanctions against North Korea

In his earlier remarks, Trump warned that North Korea would face "fire and fury" should it continue to threaten the United States. The announcement came as council memb...

Sep 11 2017

Space station captures Hurricanes Irma, Jose churning in the Atlantic

As of this writing, Hurricane Irma is likely about 24 hours away from hitting the mainland U.S.as at least a Category 4 storm, apparently riding up the west coast of ...

Sep 11 2017

Trump to welcome Cabinet at Camp David

He also spoke before state and local officials had begun to assess the damage. "It's going to play out over the next five or six hours", said Trump, who was accompanied...

Sep 11 2017

Trump takes to Twitter to warn of Hurricane Irma's 'enormous destructive power'

Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Brock Long was even more blunt when asked about people who didn't heed evacuation orders in the Keys. Irma hit Cuba's ...

Sep 11 2017

Rain warning in place for several counties

On Wednesday, Met Éireann said the storm names had been decided on with the collaborative efforts of their colleagues in the UK Met Office, the UK's national weather se...

Sep 11 2017

UC System Sues Trump Administration Over DACA

His many concerns are shared by Minnesota students and the Minnesota Daily. Although DACA did not grant citizenship, it allowed children who were brought to the Uni...

Sep 11 2017

Modi To Address Students Convention Today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday addressed a gathering of students on the theme of "Young India, New India". He appealed to the youth of the nation to build toile...

Sep 11 2017

Putin: North Korea should learn from fall of Saddam Hussein

President Donald Trump agreed to support billions of dollars in new weapons sales to South Korea after North Korea's largest nuclear test , while his ambassador to...

Sep 11 2017

Florida man's joke about shooting Irma with gun prompts warning from sheriff

Rick Scott urged Miami-area residents to evacuate, and a city-wide curfew was imposed at 6 p.m. Sunday. Hundreds of thoroughbreds were moved from low-lying areas of Gul...

Sep 11 2017

Vladimir Putin warns of 'global catastrophe' amid North Korea 'military hysteria'

SARAH SANDERS , White House Press Secretary: Now is not the time for us to spend a lot of time focused on talking with North Korea , but putting all measures of pressur...

Sep 11 2017

N.Korea may launch ICBM on Saturday: Seoul PM

Through repeated telephone talks, Abe has agreed with U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in to "maximize" pressure on North Korea . As wel...

Sep 11 2017

Looters hit footwear store in Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale Police have confirmed a report of looters stealing sneakers from a Fort Lauderdale footwear store during Hurricane Irma's approach up Florida . Miami f...

Sep 11 2017

N Korea may test new missile after 'H-bomb' tests nerves

The logistics project aims to refurbish the port of Rajin in North Korea and a railroad connecting it to the Russian town of Khasan. South Korea and the United States a...

Sep 11 2017

Trump Signs Bill Providing Hurricane Relief, Raising Debt Ceiling

The US House of Representatives on Wednesday approved an initial USD7.85 billion in aid to deal with the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey, but needed to revisit the aid pack...

Sep 11 2017

These are the best signs from Australia's pro-marriage equality rallies

The PM did however address the NSW Liberals and Nationals for Yes campaign launch in Sydney. All of the speakers described marriage equality as a fundamentally conserva...

Sep 11 2017

DPM: Rights activist Suu Kyi should take a stand

Suu Kyi was feted for her years of peaceful opposition to Myanmar's junta rulers, but is now being urged to speak up for the Rohingya , with Muslim nations and the UN ...

Sep 11 2017

GOP leaders are trying to block Trump's populist agenda, Steve Bannon says

It's obvious as- it's obvious as the- it's obvious as night follows day is what they're trying to do". "That's what the investigation is about". Had Comey remained on t...

Sep 11 2017

Georgia governor sticks with coastal evacuation

Mandatory evacuations from the coast begin Saturday at 8 a.m., along with contraflow traffic along Interstate 16, meaning all lanes of traffic will be open northbound onl...

Sep 11 2017

White House Social Media Director Busted For Tweeting Fake News

Scavino later deleted the video, and later tweeted: "Thank you". The airport replied, 'Thanks Dan'. In April, Scavino violated a federal law by calling on Trump s...