Stories about World Media

Sep 17 2017

Fatah welcomes Hamas pledge to end Palestinian split

Deadly clashes between Fatah and Hamas erupted in Gaza in June 2007, after which Hamas set up a rival government, leaving Fatah and the Palestinian Authority running pa...

Sep 17 2017

Florida Sign Language Interpreter Warns of "Bear Monsters" at Hurricane Irma Briefing

The interpreter - a lifeguard named Marshall Greene - apparently has a deaf brother. While residents of Manatee County, Florida, waited for information about evacuat...

Sep 17 2017

DACA deadlines should be extended, federal judge says

Congress , get ready to do your job - DACA! This week, Trump and Democratic congressional leaders have said that discussions are underway on a plan for such a law. An...

Sep 17 2017

South Korea Responded to the DPRK and Fired Two Missiles

Condemning the launch of yet another ballistic missile by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres called on ...

Sep 17 2017

Pakistan PM to raise Kashmir at UNGA

To a question, the Prime Minister said that there will be zero load-shedding in the country in November this year due to commendable efforts of the government in eliminat...

Sep 17 2017

17 percent of Manatee County waiting for power after Irma

Georgia Power and Georgia Electric Membership Corp. reported Saturday morning about 26,000 Georgia customers were still without power because of Tropical Storm Irma. Cla...

Sep 17 2017

Catalan mayors support holding independence vote

On Wednesday, Spanish prosecutors summoned for questioning more than 700 mayors who had said they would allow municipal spaces to be used for voting. Spanish Prime Mini...

Sep 17 2017

Singapore Grand Prix Qualifying Results: Sebastian Vettel On Pole

Indeed, Hamilton's qualifying time of 1:40.126s was over six-tenths of a second slower than pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel . McLaren seemed to have picked up the pace ...

Sep 17 2017

UN Secretary-General condemns DPRK ballistic missile launch

Sources have said Chinese companies shipping oil to the North will also probably be targeted by future U.S. sanctions. On Friday, North Korea fired another ballis...

Sep 17 2017

Porsche crashes into crowd at Boise vehicle show injuring Eleven

The driver, who is cooperating with police, has not been identified. Boise Police Lt. Charles Lebar said "some of the injuries are serious, but none of them are critica...

Sep 17 2017

U.S. needs tax reform, not tax cuts for the wealthy

Brady added that the budget is necessary for a tax revamp. And on the corporate side, the rates being targeted by President Trump and tax negotiators in Congress and the ...

Sep 17 2017

Haley: N. Korea Will Be 'Front and Center' at UN Assembly

McMaster, Trump's national security adviser, told reporters on Friday. Trump, who has not ruled out military options in dealing with North Korea's weapons programs, t...

Sep 17 2017

Boeing helps Dow strike record high

Asian stocks were mostly lower Friday after North Korea fired off another missile over Japan, ratcheting up geopolitical tensions and denting investor sentiment. Semicond...

Sep 17 2017

Police probe nursing home deaths after Irma cut power

So no one at the facility called 9-1-1 instead turning the body directly over to a funeral home. "And we don't have shelters right now". The president tells reporters...

Sep 17 2017

China can't stop India from developing Northeast, says Amit Shah

Without mentioning Arunachal Pradesh, the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that negotiations were still on to settle the "eastern section" of the China-India bord...

Sep 17 2017

In Irma's Wake, Florida Governor Still Won't Acknowledge Climate Change

Five others died in hospital. As of noon on Friday, more 1,680,000 Florida customers were without power , 16 percent of the state's customers, according to state o...

Sep 17 2017

At least four people killed in M5 lorry crash

We were called at just after 2.30pm to the collision between J14 and J15 involving several vehicles including a lorry. Lorry travelling southbound on M5 just crossed cent...

Sep 17 2017

Army foils infiltration bid in Kupwara, 2 terrorists killed

According to BSF, Pakistani troops shell Indian border outposts, hamlets along the International Border in Jammu district overnight. Earlier in the day, Pakistan for ...

Sep 17 2017

Remained together for 12 years, sure Nawaz won't retun: Shujaat

The cases are based on the July 28 judgement of the Supreme Court in the Panama Papers case. "Nawaz Sharif is not going to appear before any accountability court". She ...

Sep 17 2017

Jutanugarn in pole position for maiden win

Hull birdied four of the first seven holes to get back to level par for the tournament, but she could not make any further progress and bogeyed 10 and 17 to end the day 1...