Stories about World Media

May 08 2017

Trump's First Foreign Trip As President Is Later Than Anyone Since LBJ

Trump will travel to Saudi Arabia first, where he will meet with leaders from the Muslim world. Soon thereafter, Trump signed an executive order which makes clear the ...

May 08 2017

Brazil FM calls Maduro's constitution move a 'coup'

Another was struck by an armored vehicle. Government supporters gathered outside the headquarters of the electoral board in Caracas to support their president. Althou...

May 08 2017

White House: Conditions not right for Kim Jong Un meeting

Trump said he believes China's president, Xi Jinping, has been putting pressure on North Korea over its missile and nuclear weapons programs. An official says a content...

May 08 2017

Trump's second nominee for US Army secretary drops out

Mr Green, who served as an Army flight surgeon, drew criticism from gay-rights advocacy groups including the American Military Partner Association. "Tragically, my life...

May 08 2017

Clevinger, 4 Indians relievers combine to one-hit Royals

Odorizzi (2-1) gave up one run in seven innings, the seventh straight time the right-hander has given up two runs or fewer in starts against Toronto. But in a battle of r...

May 08 2017

Are pregnancy, rape pre-existing conditions?

The blast of opposition to the bill had all been generated by one measure that would allow states to seek federal waivers to ignore certain mandates in the Affordable Car...

May 08 2017

French election 2017: Emmanuel Macron elected youngest ever president, exit polls suggest

The Carbon Brief website highlighted Macron's environmental policies in a Jocelyn Timperley article entitled " French election 2017: Where the candidates stand on energy ...

May 08 2017

Trump to wade into Middle East politics on first foreign trip

In the briefing, three top Trump aides, who spoke on condition of not being named, sounded a slightly defensive note about Trump, whose broadsides against Islam during ...

May 08 2017

Donald Trump praises 'smart cookie' Kim

The statement comes shortly after Donald Trump said he won't be "happy" if Pyongyang conducts another nuclear test. "And I can tell you also, I don't believe that the p...

May 08 2017

Zverev wins BMW Open for 1st title in Germany

The world No 20, who ousted second seed clay court specialist Roberto Bautista-Agut in the last four, needed just over an hour to capture his third tour title after St. G...

May 08 2017

French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen accused of plagiarism

Front-runner Macron became economic adviser to Hollande when he took office in 2012 and was named economy minister in 2014. He also stated that he had not been contacted ...

May 08 2017

Florida Man Sentenced to 30 Years for World's Largest Child Porn Website

With the assistance of U.S. District Judge Richard L. Voorhees of the Western District of North Carolina, Chase exited the courtroom toting a 30-year prison sentence fo...

May 08 2017

Swiss, Belgian media: Polls show French backing Macron

Le Pen underperformed what many polls had her at before the election, as the idea of a right-wing movement sweeping through the West was dealt a crushing blow. At least o...

May 08 2017

Ismail Haniyeh elected as new Hamas president

He graduated in 1987, shortly before the first popular Palestinian intifada, or uprising, broke out in December of the same year. He stood down in 2014, after a reconci...

May 08 2017

Fighting eases as safe zones plan begins: monitor

U.S. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said Thursday, before Russian Federation said U.S. -led coalition flights would also be restricted under the deal, that t...

May 08 2017

Thousands of Opposition Women March in Venezuela against Repression

Anti-government demonstrations have grown increasingly violent, with some 36 people being reported killed since April. Opposition protests have often started peacefull...

May 08 2017

Nicola Sturgeon: SNP backlash claims ludicrous

Although the Conservatives did well "by their standards", they did so by taking votes from Jeremy Corbyn's Labour Party and not by eating into SNP support, the First Mini...

May 08 2017

May the fourth be with you on Star Wars Day

It seems likely that more Star Wars promotions will be happening today, but as far as things inside of our wheelhouse are concerned, these seem like the big ones right ...

May 08 2017

Kashmir attack toll is five, LeT militant killed

The militant who was killed was identified as Fayaz Ahmed, alias Setha, who was involved in the Udhampur terror attack, PTI reported. According to police officials th...

May 08 2017

Canadian slain in Belize 'very good friend,' detained Ontario man says

He's a really good guy'. The mother of two was found dead in a sugar cane field earlier this week, along with her 36-year-old American boyfriend, Drew De Voursney. Chan...