Stories about World Media

Sep 11 2017

Teen charged in Philly dad's murder outside home

Police say the suspects took his wallet and tried to steal his SUV with his 2-year-old daughter inside, but he wouldn't let them. Grandzol was fatally shot in the fac...

Sep 11 2017

Floridians assess damages as weakening Hurricane Irma heads north

ET Sunday night, illustrates the enormous distance of Irma's diameter, entirely engulfing the state of Florida . About 70 per cent of the beds at the main hospital i...

Sep 11 2017

Irma weakens but continues to batter Florida

It gradually lost strength and weakened to a tropical storm by Monday morning as it headed toward Georgia, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said at 8 a.m. The storm...

Sep 11 2017

Trump admin appeals to Supreme Court on refugee ban

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals also ruled that extended family members including nieces, nephews and cousins of people already in the U.S. are considered "close" e...

Sep 11 2017

Narendra Modi invites Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

After Chinese premier Xi Jinping in 2015, the city of Ahmedabad is now being decked up to welcome its second foreign head of the state Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Ab...

Sep 11 2017

Catfish litter streets of Florida as Hurricane Irma hits mainland

Temperatures will warm to the 80s on Wednesday . The entire state of Florida will experience devastating winds and 1-2 feet of rain from Irma. From there, the st...

Sep 11 2017

Police arrest anti-fascist protesters in Portland

Police responded with pepper spray and warnings that the crowd would be arrested if it didn't disperse. The department said on its Twitter feed that two officers had be...

Sep 11 2017

Irma lashing Florida...impacts for our area begin Monday

It will move into Georgia by Monday afternoon, with its current trajectory heading northwest, putting the storm into Alabama early Tuesday morning as a tropical storm. Th...

Sep 11 2017

Deal expands state of emergency to include all 159 counties

Emergency Management Director Mike Sprayberry. Outage Alerts - Subscribe to the free Georgia Power Outage Alert service to receive personalized notifications and up...

Sep 11 2017

Hurricanes Irma and Jose: What we know

The storm was downgraded from a Category 4 to Category 2 hurricane, but even then the state administration urged people to stay indoors until the floodwaters recede. It...

Sep 11 2017

27 injured in accident at Andermatt train station

Police did not comment on the severity of the injuries, but said medical personnel were at the scene, according to Reuters. The Swiss Transportation Safety Investigatio...

Sep 11 2017

Parents Pull Second Child From School After Fight Over Transgender Rights Ensues

Like any other state school, our schools comply with the legal requirements of the Equalities Act 2010. It would be unlawful for any of our schools to do otherwise. The f...

Sep 11 2017

Somali army repels al Shabaab after attack, at least 17 killed

Ahmed Hassan, a resident of the Somali town, said, "Now Balad Hawo is calm and government forces fully control it", adding that he saw 13 bodies collected from the milita...

Sep 11 2017

Four killed in firing incident near Quetta

No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the attack. The passengers stopped at Kucklak to drink water, when unknown assailants opened indiscriminate firing...

Sep 11 2017

Pakistan foreign minster in Iran on one-day visit

Iran's Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on Sunday that Asif's official visit to Tehran was aimed at holding talks with senior Iranian officials on leading...

Sep 11 2017

North Korea threatens 'pain and suffering' ahead of United Nations sanctions vote

Kim Jong Un's regime "is closely following the moves of the US with vigilance", its state-run Korean Central News Agency said Monday, citing a statement by the Ministry o...

Sep 11 2017

Bangladesh offers land to shelter Rohingya fleeing Myanmar

He also requested the worldwide community to help Bangladesh with urgent humanitarian assistance to address the current crisis, support for transportation of the Rohingya...

Sep 11 2017

Lee County institutes curfew

Many areas also have standing water. "We will continue our door-to-door outreach, and we will be using loudspeakers to make sure we reach everyone we can", Orange Cou...

Sep 11 2017

President Trump Observes Moment of Silence at 9/11 Commemoration Ceremony

Two planes hit and destroyed the World Trade Centre in NY and the other crashed into the Pentagon on September 11, 2001. President Donald Trump led a national moment ...

Sep 11 2017

Korea braces for another possible N. Korea missile test

Sanctions have so far done little to stop North Korea boosting its nuclear and missile capacity as it faces off with US President Donald Trump, who has vowed to stop Pyon...