Stories about World Media

Sep 14 2017

Catalonia: the battle to politically de-legitimize an illegal referendum

Pro-independence Catalan president Carles Puigdemont dubbed the move an "atrocity scarcely worthy of a democracy", and said he would attend Saturday's protest. It argue...

Sep 14 2017

I Would Have Won If Not for Comey — Hillary Clinton

Politico first reported about the filing, which was made in response to a lawsuit filed by conservative watchdog groups Judicial Watch and Cause of Action Institute. It...

Sep 14 2017

U.S. troops take part in Ukrainian military exercise

The Zapad 2017 joint strategic military exercise started on the territory of Russia and Belarus, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday. Up to 12,700 servicemen (ab...

Sep 14 2017

Jimmy Kimmel and Sean Spicer talk facts, Trump and inauguration crowd size

But Kimmel wasn't letting him off the hook, recalling Spicer's first post-inauguration appearance in the White House press briefing room-an appearance that spawned the te...

Sep 14 2017

Amnesty International urges government to ban pellet guns

Quoting a pellet victim, Firdous Ahmad Dar, 25, the report says that the pellets had completely changed his life. It also called for ensuring use of other weapons in li...

Sep 14 2017

Local Utility Crews Work to Restore Power in Florida

That's what Gus Beyersdorf, 40, and his colleague Nick Jensen, 32, utility workers from Wisconsin, found out while inspecting power lines in Florida on Monday. Gulf Power...

Sep 14 2017

Turkey Warns KRG Against Independence Referendum

The Iraqi parliament has also voted to reject the independence referendum of the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region slated for September 25, a parliament source said. " Isr...

Sep 14 2017

UP: 19 drown after boat carrying 60 people capsizes in Yamuna

The police rushed to the spot to take stock of the situation, News Nation reported. As many as eight bodies were fished and many others feared dead. S. dollars to each ...

Sep 14 2017

United Nations chief, Security Council call on Myanmar to end violence

Skoog called for an end to the violence and protection for civilians from the fighting. He said 270,000 people have fled to Bangladesh to escape the violence. It was th...

Sep 14 2017

Aung San Suu Kyi not to attend UNGA debate

Earlier, the United Nations top human rights official accused Myanmar of carrying out "a textbook example of ethnic cleansing " against Rohingya Muslims. However she sai...

Sep 14 2017

Fanged creature found on Texas beach after Hurricane Harvey

The apparently eyeless dead animal sported a mouth of razor-sharp teeth and a large cylinder-shaped body. The mystery beast was discovered by conservation group the Nat...

Sep 14 2017

Flynn allegedly failed to disclose trip to broker Saudi-Russian business deal

Elijah Cummings of Maryland Eliot Engel in the new letter . In June, the two congressmen wrote to the executives of companies who had allegedly worked alongside Mr ...

Sep 14 2017

Photos from the Keys and other parts of the state

Destruction was widespread in the Keys, a resort island chain stretching southwest from the tip of the Florida Peninsula into the Gulf of Mexico and connected by a single...

Sep 14 2017

Arms control experts urge Trump to honor Iran nuclear deal

He campaigned vowing to "dismantle the disastrous nuclear deal with Iran". He also has said that he believes Iran is violating the accord, an assertion that has been co...

Sep 14 2017

Kenny Chesney loses home to Hurricane Irma; launches foundation to help victims

Those lives have changed and will never be the same. Virgin CEO Richard Branson, whose private Caribbean island was also damaged by the storm, is also giving back to hi...

Sep 14 2017

Teacher in hot water over controversial assignment

Heather Danks Miller, who has a 16-year-old daughter in the class, said she was shocked when she saw the weird questionnaire. If you scored lower than a 10, you were cons...

Sep 14 2017

Senate Unanimously Passes Resolution Condemning White Supremacists

It denounces "White nationalists, White supremacists, the Ku Klux Klan, neo-Nazis, and other hate groups", but does not single out left-wing counterprotesting groups such...

Sep 14 2017

Paul Ryan won't commit to a revenue-neutral tax plan

While Democrats agree in principle to the idea of border security, as long as it's not Trump's long-promised border wall, they also warn that they will not take a deal ...

Sep 14 2017

Corea Nord: "Sanzioni" sono provocazione

In risposta alle dichiarazioni di favore della Cina verso l'Onu , gli Stati Uniti che si sono preoccupati di far sapere attraverso il segretario al Tesoro americano,...

Sep 14 2017

White House Wants DOJ To Prosecute Comey

In private conversations, Trump's also been known to blurt out "I'm not under investigation" without anyone asking him about the probes, Politico reported in June . Sh...