Stories about World Media

Sep 20 2017

Democrats should steal these good tax reform ideas

The details are still "very much up in the air", says Michael Strain, director of economic policy studies at the right-leaning American Enterprise Institute. The GOP is a...

Sep 20 2017

China rejects USA demands for pressure on NKorea

The US flew four F-35B stealth fighter jets and two B-1B bombers over the Korean peninsula on Monday in a show of force after North Korea's latest nuclear and missile t...

Sep 20 2017

Verstappen lacks top speed grunt from Red Bull

However, finally tired of the constant criticism, and probably aware of Red Bull's potential switch to Honda in 2019, Renault is to pull the plug, ending its 11 year ...

Sep 19 2017

Attorneys general turn opioid-fighting focus to medical industry

According to the Attorney General's Office, South Carolina has spent $15.8 million on Purdue opioids through its Medicaid program since late 2007 and more than $28 millio...

Sep 19 2017

Egypt says Sisi met Israel PM at United Nations for first public talks

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met publicly for the first time in NY, where both leaders were attending the UN Gen...

Sep 19 2017

Bitcoin-Lite: India Discusses Issuing Central Bank-Backed Cryptocurrency

The central banks of Russia, Singapore and some other countries have announced experiments with digital currencies, while some researchers have proposed central bank toke...

Sep 19 2017

Hurricane Jose will pass the Outer Banks today. Here's what to expect

Showers were expected to begin Tuesday afternoon. Hurricane Jose is forecast to impact Long Island with strong winds and rain as it passes to the south of the region, p...

Sep 19 2017

USA sending thousands of troops to Afghanistan

U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Monday that the United States would send more than 3,000 troops to Afghanistan. "The president has been very clear that we a...

Sep 19 2017

Rep. Grijalva arrested in front of Trump Tower

An Arizona congressman was arrested Tuesday during an immigration protest outside Trump Tower in New York City. U.S. Reps Raul Grijalva , of Arizona; Luis Gutierr...

Sep 19 2017

WWI wrecked German U-boat found near Belgium

Western Flanders Governor Carl Decaluwe told The Associated Press that the find on the floor of the North Sea "is very unique". A lower tube is intact and closed. Termo...

Sep 19 2017

Trump And Seoul Talk 'Rocket Man,' Vowing More Pressure On North Korea

As reported by Live Trading News , that press release affirmed that Trump is willing to use the USA nuclear arsenal against North Korea should war break out. Many ex...

Sep 19 2017

Mattis hints at military options on North Korea, no details

But signs that the United States is preparing a military option in North Korea - like a repositioning of military assets or an evacuation of USA citizens in the region - ...

Sep 19 2017

Germans have two ballots in complex election system

Another dilemma is how to attack Merkel and her CDU, the SPD's outgoing coalition partners, given Germany's steady growth and a low jobless rate. This is following a stro...

Sep 19 2017

Hurricane Maria pummels the Caribbean, in pictures

ET advisory Tuesday, just two weeks after numerous same areas were devastated by Hurricane Irma . A hurricane warning - meaning hurricane conditions are expected to s...

Sep 19 2017

It was kind of funny: Sean Spicer on his amusing Emmy night

I mean, who did this? In an interview with the New York Times , he said that " of course " he regrets his defence of Trump's inauguration size (which if you recall l...

Sep 19 2017

Gujarat Congress promises pro-farmer polices if voted to power

State Congress president Bharatsinh Solanki alleged the ruling BJP of ignoring the plight of farmers in the state. The candidate selection will be done through "pri...

Sep 19 2017

Donald Trump and Emmanuel Macron make United Nations debuts

Seoul's Foreign Ministry also said there is no plan for official talks between Kang and Ri. When the liberal leader and former human rights lawyer took office in May, f...

Sep 19 2017

Macron convinced Trump will see United States interests lie inside Paris climate deal

Another White House official said: “We are withdrawing from the Paris Agreement unless we can re-engage on terms more favorable to the United States. Kering aims to...

Sep 19 2017

Venezuela Says It's Ready to Resist US 'Aggression'

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos reiterated President Temer's view, according to Agencia EFE, telling the US leader that Latin America would not support any kind ...

Sep 19 2017

Dylann Roof sends letter to Richmond court, calls his attorneys 'biological enemies'

The New York Post reports that Roof filed a hand-written request to the US 4th Circuit Court of Appeals yesterday to have his attorneys replaced. The self-proclaimed...