Stories about World Media

Sep 16 2017

McCain Backs Legislation To Block Trump's Transgender Military Ban

In a statement Friday, the Arizona Republican says any service member, including those who are transgender, who meets the military's standards should be permitted to se...

Sep 16 2017

Cuomo Heads To US Virgin Islands To Assess Irma Storm Damage

Mapp also has a NY connection. New York's Air National Guard sent 130 airmen with three rescue helicopters, two search and rescue aircraft and three inflatable rescue b...

Sep 16 2017

Dead After Fla. Nursing Home Loses Power From Irma

Another 115 residents were evacuated. Irma is now tied as the second-strongest Atlantic hurricane, according to the National Hurricane Center. The Florida Health C...

Sep 16 2017

Haley: 'Plenty' of military options available for dealing with North Korea

ET. The US and its allies "will never be intimidated", president Donald Trump has said, as he warned that US options for addressing the threat from North Korea "are b...

Sep 16 2017

During The Pledge, Teacher Has To Be Forced To Leave Boy

The understudy, Stone Chaney , is a 6th grader at East Middle School in Farmington Hills. The student's father, Brian Chaney, said that the decision to not stand comes...

Sep 16 2017

Jeff Sessions can't withhold grant money from sanctuary cities, judge rules

District Court Judge Harry Leinenweber ruled that the Justice Department can not withhold grants from a program to fund public safety from cities who refuse to share the ...

Sep 16 2017

Decision time on DACA

DETROW: And Trump told reporters the wall would come later . During this time, Congress has the opportunity to actually make DACA legal through legislation, a pe...

Sep 16 2017

Britain's Prime Minister Slaps Down Trump's Bombing 'Speculation'

Mr Trump went on to call for the internet to be "cut off" as a recruitment call for terrorists. Following the attacks, the PM said terrorist propaganda could not be "al...

Sep 15 2017

Parents Getting Better at Using Car Seats Safely

The research suggests that child passenger safety education programs are working for infants and young children, increasing the number of parents and caregivers who under...

Sep 15 2017

Honeymoon plane request was about national security - Mnuchin

But he said it was just an option being explored and once it became clear he could obtain secure communications links without a government plane, the request was withdr...

Sep 15 2017

F1 Raceweek: Red Bull steal a march on title contenders in Singapore

Sebastian Vettel isn't expecting the Singapore Grand Prix to be a Sunday evening cruise through the city-state's floodlit streets, despite being tipped as favorite for...

Sep 15 2017

National Basketball Association could give Adam Silver power to fine teams for resting players

Who determines the fines, and on what basis? Instead, the home fans will have to run that risk instead, at least more frequently. Silver and company have proposed a dr...

Sep 15 2017

West Ham tipped to make January signing, player keen on Hammers

Arnautovic is in contention again after serving his three-match ban but Mark Noble is out with a knock to his knee. Midfielder pair Edimilson Fernandes and Manuel Lan...

Sep 15 2017

Trump, top Democrats agree to protect 'dreamers'

The could-be deportations of all DACA recipients could cause many problems in Mexico and countries in Central America, as the job opportunities are not enough for the...

Sep 15 2017

Trump's about-face on Dreamers leaves his anti-immigration supporters raging

The main backlash from his supporters started after Trump posted the following tweets , which displayed an empathetic attitude toward the very "Dreamers" he was in fa...

Sep 15 2017

Mother of Kenneka Jenkins Says Activist Misrepresented Family

Police said Martin and her attorneys are welcome at the police station to review video and ask any questions they may have. There are up to 47 surveillance cameras in and...

Sep 15 2017

Hurricane Jose's looping path may bring it back toward Bahamas, US

The storm is centered about 360 miles northeast of the southeastern Bahamas and is moving west-northwest near 8 mph. It's way too soon to tell what impacts the storm wi...

Sep 15 2017

If Rajinikanth enters politics, I will join hands with him: Kamal Haasan

Haasan's move to float a political entity has always been predicted as he has complained about the attitude of the ruling AIADMK government a number of times on Twitter...

Sep 15 2017

Turkey mulls response to Kurdish independence vote

Baghdad and Iraq's neighbors are opposed to the vote. Creating a new problem, while all of these continue, would be particularly detrimental, first to our Kurdish brother...

Sep 15 2017

Vatican diplomat in United States recalled due to child-porn investigation

Prosecutors in the Vatican have opened an investigation into the case and the priest has already returned to Vatican City, a statement said. So far, the Holy See are ...