Stories about World Media

Sep 13 2017

Tropical Storm Jose Could Hit As Another Hurricane Right After Irma

The NHC said as a depression, Katia was blowing maximum sustained winds of almost 56 km per hour and should dissipate over the mountains of central eastern Mexico l...

Sep 13 2017

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Resigns Amid Multiple Child Sex-Abuse Allegations

Murray made the announcement after the Seattle Times reported on the allegations by the mayor's first cousin once removed, Joseph Dyer. "I am announcing my resignatio...

Sep 13 2017

Rejected tiger cub finds new home

The keepers gave the cub supplemental feeding, and separated mom and baby with a "howdy door" in between them - a door that allows them to still see each other and intera...

Sep 13 2017

Yes Cancel Remaining Tour Dates After Death of Steve Howe's Son

Virgil Howe's cause of death has not been revealed. Singer and guitarist Barrie Cadogan released a statement saying: "We are heartbroken that we have lost our dear f...

Sep 13 2017

North Korea hit by new United Nations sanctions

In June, the USA designated the Bank of Dandong, a regional Chinese bank, as a "primary money laundering concern" over its alleged help to North Korea in accessing the U....

Sep 13 2017

UN Security Council imposes tough sanctions on North Korea

The latest draft of the resolution no longer proposes blacklisting Mr Kim and relaxes sanctions earlier proposed on oil and gas, but still proposes a ban on textile...

Sep 13 2017

Iraqi parliament votes against Kurdish independence referendum

Iraq's parliament has voted to reject a planned Kurdish independence referendum and authorized Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi to "take all steps to protect the unity of I...

Sep 13 2017

Tampa Bay waters get sucked backward ahead of Hurricane Irma

On Monday night, the storm had weakened to a tropical depression near Columbus, Georgia. "In terms of the heaviest rain, it's covering much of Alabama, Georgia and the ...

Sep 13 2017

United Nations to vote on watered-down new sanctions against North Korea

He also opposed the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THADD) anti-missile system by the US in South Korea asserting that it undermined the security o...

Sep 13 2017

Dominican model takes stand in Menendez corruption trial

Prosecutors sought to flesh out two different instances in which they alleged Menendez attempted to secure travel visas for Melgen's foreign girlfriends - one from Brazil...

Sep 13 2017

South African employers set for modest hiring in Q4

The ManpowerGroup Employment Outlook Survey, based on interviews with 11,500 employers in the US and the 100 largest metropolitan areas, said 21 percent of Wichita area e...

Sep 13 2017

Boyer Corporon Wealth Management Buys 10048 Company Stocks In Newmont Mining Corporation

RBC Capital Markets downgraded the stock to "Sector Perform" rating in Thursday, March 16 report. Citigroup maintained the shares of GM in report on Monday, May 16 with "...

Sep 13 2017

Florida's airports blink back to life after Irma

A woman sits atop a fire hydrant on a flooded street in Miami as Hurricane Irma hits Florida on September 10. The storm killed at least 40 people, five of them from...

Sep 13 2017

Joseph Duggar weds Kendra Caldwell after almost 4-month engagement

Joseph Duggar Wednesday Kendra Caldwell Friday, the reality-TV show Duggar family announced on its website. It turns out that Joseph, much like his many brothers an...

Sep 13 2017

Hundreds Line Up for Hillary Clinton NYC Book Signing

Our conversation, conducted via email and lightly edited for flow, is below. Hillary Clinton's new book has prompted a heated debate in the United States mainstream m...

Sep 12 2017

EU Parliament's Brexit coordinator urges May to address chamber

But EU officials say they can not move on to discuss a future relationship until "sufficient progress" has been made on three priority areas - the rights of expatriates, ...

Sep 12 2017

North Korea's Nuclear Threat Baffles Japanese Society

The new sanctions set a cap on crude and refined oil exports to North Korea at 8.5 million barrels per year, which represents a 30 percent reduction, according to U...

Sep 12 2017

Coutinho 'angry' at Barcelona and 'ready to turn back' on move

And when asked if Klopp's men have the wherewithal to win the Champions League , he was forthright: 'It depends. Coutinho could be involved when Liverpool host Sevi...

Sep 12 2017

Britain under threat from North Korean nuclear missiles says Defence Secretary

China and Russian Federation expressed a desire to focus on coaxing Kim into negotiations, although China's top diplomat, Foreign Minister Wang Yi , said he agreed it i...

Sep 12 2017

North Korea slapped with new UN sanctions

The North Korea-US showdown continues with both sides using threats and counter threats on Pyongyang's weapon programs and Washington's diplomatic efforts to impose ...