Stories about World Media

Sep 21 2017

Simon Marks Primary School marks Rosh Hashanah with special assembly

Rosh Hashanah actually means "Head of the Year". Here is what you need to know about the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah. A festive get-together was held in Luzerne C...

Sep 21 2017

France calls for United Nations action on Rohingya 'genocide'

The U.S. has given almost $100 million in humanitarian aid to assist Myanmar's displaced population over the past year, according to State Department officials. As the My...

Sep 21 2017

$338M Powerball victor busted for child sex assault

Prosecutors say 49-year-old Pedro Quezada sexually assaulted the child from the time she was 11 until she turned 14. In 2013, Quezada won $338 million in one of the la...

Sep 21 2017

Trump's approval rating: President's numbers improve ahead of key Alabama Senate visit

Fifty-two percent said they either strongly or somewhat disapprove of Trump's job performance, down 3 points from the August poll . The latest data came Wednesday in a...

Sep 21 2017

Dems urge Trump to make appointments amid North Korea crisis

While Mr. Trump has often been critical of the U.N., Tillerson said Mr. Trump "does believe the United Nations can be a very important instrument of addressing these thre...

Sep 21 2017

Trump Lashes Out At Emmys Over Ratings

The big five news organizations have passed on offering former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer a job as an exclusive paid contributor, network sources confirm...

Sep 21 2017

Trump, South Korea's Moon to meet amid tensions over North Korea

USA officials scrambled to stress diplomatic options remained open after Trump used his U.N. General Assembly speech on Tuesday to threaten to "totally destroy" nuclear-a...

Sep 21 2017

Subdued Reactions to Netanyahu-Sisi Meeting

Trump's comments came after El-Sisi, who is now in NY to attend the UN Security Council general Assembly, discussed Egypt's aim to help secure reconciliation between Pale...

Sep 21 2017

May briefs Cabinet to reboot Brexit talks

British Prime Minister Theresa May gathered her ministers Thursday on the eve of a major speech on Brexit, seeking to restore cabinet unity after a damaging interventio...

Sep 21 2017

Tony Abbott 'assaulted' in Hobart

Abbott was prime minister in 2015 when he committed his conservative government to holding a compulsory vote of all adult Australians to decide whether gay marriage shoul...

Sep 21 2017

Malcolm Roberts' political future hangs in the balance amid High Court hearing

Roberts is one of a handful of federal politicians now facing scrutiny from the court because they kinda, sorta, might have been, nearly definitely held dual citizenshi...

Sep 21 2017

Sen. Sherrod Brown: Trump's words on N. Korea making us less safe

Several policemen were dispatched to the terminal, and security agents quickly escorted Ri out of the building. But in front of his hotel, he issued Pyongyang's first res...

Sep 21 2017

Seoul to resume aid to N. Korea but doesn't set date

President Donald Trump, while addressing the United Nations General Assembly Tuesday, warned Kim Jong Un that he would not survive an attack by the United States: "The Un...

Sep 21 2017

North Korea releases photos it claims are of latest missile test

Defense Minister Itsunori Onodera described the move as a precautionary measure against the growing threat from North Korea, which has recently been restlessly exhibiting...

Sep 21 2017

Democratic congressman: We need new leadership to 'start winning again'

Pelosi, 77, who was the first female House speaker, is admired as a legislative tactician able to maximize minority Democrats' strength and as a prodigious fundraiser. Th...

Sep 21 2017

Rohingya Muslims are not 'refugees': Rajnath Singh

The most amicable solution would be to promote love and compassion throughout the communities, she said, adding, "But it may be the most amicable, the most desirable, but...

Sep 21 2017

US Mulls Shooting Down N.Korean Missiles

German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday she was in "clear disagreement' with U.S. president Donald Trump over his threat to destroy North Korea ". Supreme ...

Sep 21 2017

Fenty Beauty Even Has Shades For People With Albinism

Considering that this is only the beginning of Fenty Beauty , it will be interesting to see how the brand shapes the beauty world in the future. "The woman, Krystal R...

Sep 21 2017

Jay-Z reportedly turns down Super Bowl 52 halftime gig

The NFL has issued a statement on claims that Jay-Z has turned down the opportunity to put on the big game's half-time show in 2018. At any rate, we'll have to see ...

Sep 21 2017

Puerto Rico And US Virgin Islands Hit By Hurricane Maria

Then Hurricane Maria was suddenly hurtling toward them. Although the eye should move off the coast later this morning, hurricane-force winds will lash the island for ...