Stories about World Media

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

Merkel backs tougher United Nations sanctions against North Korea call with Putin

Merkel told Putin she supported efforts of the U.N. Security Council to rapidly adopt further sanctions against North Korea to make Pyongyang change its course, he adde...

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...

Sep 14 2017

Juicy Details From Hillary Clinton's Memoir What Happened

Not only does she criticise Trump , but her other main presidential rival too, Bernie Sanders . "It's ridiculous", Clinton said on NBC's "Today" show . "I think th...

Sep 14 2017

Pinellas residents, businesses can apply for federal assistance for Irma damage

Pinellas County citizens are encouraged to get updates on Irma recovery efforts by visiting www.pinellascounty.org and following county social media accounts; search ...

Sep 14 2017

After Irma and Harvey 'devastation,' tax cuts are needed more than ever

President Donald Trump's White House used what Democrats consider a slur for the party in a proclamation of "bipartisan" cooperation on Wednesday. The deal announced...

Sep 14 2017

U.S. not giving up on diplomacy with N. Korea: State Department

Chinese President Xi Jinping had invited Donald Trump to visit China during their meeting in April in Palm Beach, Florida. The response was not immediate to a Reuters r...

Sep 14 2017

Delhi slams United Nations rights chief Al Hussein for `ignorance'

Amid widening worldwide condemnation of India's plans to deport Rohingya Muslims who have escaped the violence against them in Western Myanmar, top officials of the gover...

Sep 14 2017

Flight cancellations mount as Irma pushes north from Florida

Utility companies reported some 6.9 million homes and businesses were without electricity in Florida and neighbouring states, and said it could take weeks to fully ...

Sep 14 2017

FPL power restoration estimated by end of next week

FPL estimates that almost 60 percent of customers impacted by Irma statewide had their power turned back on by Wednesday. More than 20,000 utilities workers from 30 s...

Sep 14 2017

Tahfiz fire disaster: At least 15 charred bodies recovered

The blaze broke out before dawn in the two-storey building, Tahfiz Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah, located in the centre of the capital Kuala Lumpur . Terming it as the cou...