Stories about World Media

Sep 22 2017

Powerful natural disaster of magnitude 7.1 hit central Mexico killing 138 people

The rescue, which was televised across the country, ended up stretching into a daylong vigil for the country, with rescue workers continuing to search in rain and darknes...

Sep 22 2017

Iowa borrows $13 million more to make budget balance

That was below projected growth, but stronger than expected wage withholdings, corporate tax collections and state sales taxes collected on online purchases helped narrow...

Sep 22 2017

China rejects United States demands for pressure on NKorea

Self-ruled Taiwan is not a member of the United Nations , due to Beijing's position that it is simply a Chinese province and so not able to have its own official diploma...

Sep 22 2017

Hurricane Maria Brings 'Destructive Winds' to Puerto Rico: NHC

Surface and air units from the Coast Guard, U.S. Navy and British Royal Navy searched Thursday for a vessel that went missing near Vieques, P.R., during the hurricane W...

Sep 22 2017

Most Americans Don't Trust Trump When It Comes to North Korea

He called Syrian President Bashar Assad's government a "criminal regime". Despite using an Elton John hit to demean Kim, Trump, who critics say has worsened the crisi...

Sep 22 2017

North Korea may conduct another nuclear test, missile launch, South Korea warns

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said the situation on the Korean peninsula was getting more serious by the day and could not be allowed to spin out of control. Bessh...

Sep 22 2017

Suspect in UST law student's death has left PH

Aside from Solano and Ralph Trangia, also on the lookout bulletin order are Arvin Balag, Mhin Wei Chan, Marc Anthony Ventura, Axel Munro Hipe, Oliver John Audrey Onofre, ...

Sep 22 2017

Marine Corps welcomes its first female infantry officer

The Marine Corps expects to soon have its first female infantry officer, a feat that has been attempted by three dozen women in the past but never accomplished until now....

Sep 22 2017

US Again Threatens Force to Halt North Korea Weapons Program

In his speech Tuesday, Trump warned that the United States will "totally destroy North Korea" if it attacks the US or its allies, and Haley said the USA has been trying...

Sep 22 2017

We will totally destroy North Korea - Donald Trump

Mr Trump said his new executive order would also disrupt other trade avenues for North Korea in efforts to halt its nuclear weapons programme. Moon described ongoin...

Sep 22 2017

China's Banks Halt Business With North Korea Per UN Sanctions

President Trump said on Thursday there would be additional sanctions on North Korea. "If North Korea keeps on with this reckless behaviour, if the United States has to ...

Sep 22 2017

Aid to North higher under liberal leaders

About $4.5m of nutrition-rich supplies will be distributed to children and pregnant women through the UN World Food Programme. The decision was made at the 286th Inter-...

Sep 22 2017

Third suspect held over London tube attack

They are also said to have stepped up their investigation into the "bucket bomb" on a London Underground train. Islamic State militants said they were responsible for...

Sep 22 2017

Trump says U.S. to target firms doing business with N. Korea

Yet it is still South Korea, and its capital Seoul close to the heavily militarised frontier with the North, that faces the greatest immediate risk in a military conflict...

Sep 22 2017

Salma Hayek donates $10k to quake relief effort

Sergio Perez has donated three million pesos (£124,500) to support the victims of the Mexico City quake which has killed more than 200 people. "A lot of friends died, ...

Sep 21 2017

French chef: Take my Michelin stars away

In a Facebook post, Bras said he had made the decision because he wanted to "give a new meaning to life, and redefine what is essential". Bras, 46, took over ownership of...

Sep 21 2017

Military expert urges against conflict with North Korea: 'That time has passed'

According to Reuters , North Korea is believed to routinely falsify the identities and then change the destinations of its ships that pick up supplies, like fuel in Russ...

Sep 21 2017

Republicans are at it again on health care

Congress in the 1980s narrowly rejected an effort by the Reagan administration to tie Medicaid funding to block grants. The bill being proposed is basically the same as...

Sep 21 2017

The iPhone Wireless Charging System Is Great For IKEA Fans

But for those who live in the developing markets like India or China where Apple has little presence, these phones are going to cost as much as a auto or an expensive j...

Sep 21 2017

Trump Says Tax Plan Won't Help Wealthy as He Courts Democrats

In addition to the corporate tax rate, The Washington Post reported Tuesday that Trump and the big six could back off the idea of repealing the estate tax and not lower...