Stories about World Media

Sep 28 2017

Sri Lanka 227-4 at close in first Test vs Pakistan

Be it against South Africa, Australia or England, Pakistan have never had the misfortune of losing a Test in Abu Dhabi and against a struggling Sri Lankan side, there i...

Sep 28 2017

Canciller venezolano fustiga a Estados Unidos por duras sanciones

Arreaza afirmó este 25 de septiembre que "hace una semana, esta sala y el mundo a través de los medios de comunicación fueron testigos de una nueva profanación" de la Asa...

Sep 28 2017

More than 100 people protest Trump's arrival near Indiana State Fairgrounds

You have to bring this work back to this country so that American workers can benefit". Joe Donnelly Wednesday, should the IN lawmaker fail to support Republicans'...

Sep 28 2017

N.Korea mobilises aircraft in response to U.S. bombers

Technically speaking, the US and South Korea are still at war with Pyongyang as the 1950-1953 conflict came to an end with a truce and not a peace treaty. Pyongyang cause...

Sep 28 2017

Majority Of Americans Say Trump Unfit For Office

In addition, 57 percent disapproved of his performance in office while 36 percent approved, numbers virtually unchanged since August after the president cast " blame on...

Sep 28 2017

Trump says he can work with Paul on health care

The Senate canceled the effort when it became clear it would not pass by the Friday deadline. Susan Collins announced she would be joining other GOP senators ...

Sep 28 2017

United Nations commends Saudi over ending women's driving ban

The royal decree late Tuesday comes into effect next summer, but it comes almost three decades after women began agitating for the right to drive. The measure, which come...

Sep 28 2017

Bribe probe nets 4 college coaches, shoe exec

Two weeks later, the two men met with one of Persons players to discuss his using Michels services after he turned pro, the complaint says. "He looks forward to leading t...

Sep 28 2017

Alabama basketball administrator resigns as investigation spreads to Tuscaloosa

The father and player were not named in the Federal Bureau of Investigation report, but based on available information, the player is believed to be Colin Sexton. First-y...

Sep 28 2017

Many in National Football League ready to move forward after protests

United States President Donald Trump ramped up his fight with the National Football League ( NFL ) yesterday, calling on it to ban players from kneeling in protest...

Sep 28 2017

Hyderabad: IAF trainee aircraft crashes, no causalities reported

While talking to the media, Air Force said in a statement, "At 1145hrs, a Kiran aircraft that left from Hyderabad's Hakimpet Air Force Station for a routine training mi...

Sep 28 2017

New Test Scores Show Stable Progress, Not Whole Picture of Student Learning

Only 9 percent of Encina students and 14 percent of students at Ethel l. Baker Elementary in Sacramento met English standards in 2017. "We need to work diligently to narr...

Sep 28 2017

Trump eyes executive order on health care, vows vote next year

That was President Donald Trump's view of where things stand Wednesday on Capitol Hill. "I'm not hospitalized, but am recuperating at home in MS and look forward to retur...

Sep 28 2017

Revisit the buy and-hold case for Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN)

Uptrending stocks trade above their moving averages, while downtrending stocks trade below. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at -0.17 and lower end at -0.75 ...

Sep 28 2017

Puerto Rico crisis: What the Jones Act controversy is all about

It's been a week since Hurricane Maria left Puerto Rico without water and electricity. Much of the Island was destroyed, with billions of dollars . Under the law, foreig...

Sep 28 2017

China shows sharp rise in North Korea coal imports despite embargo

China - Pyongyang's only major ally - announced last week it will limit energy supplies to the North and will stop buying its textiles in accordance with U.N. This is par...

Sep 28 2017

Millions Still Stranded In Puerto Rico, Awaiting Aid

Long said 16 Navy and Coast Guard ships were in the waters around Puerto Rico, with 10 more ships on the way. Donations can be made here. Barack Obama announced ...

Sep 28 2017

Malaysia bans travel to N. Korea amid escalating tensions

The decision was made in view of the "escalation of tensions" in the Korean peninsula and related developments arising from the hermit kingdom's missile tests. The presid...

Sep 28 2017

Iraq Could Soon Deploy Troops In Disputed Oil-Rich Kirkuk

Aram... the result from Monday's referendum was a 92-percent "yes" vote and it could have wide-ranging implications for the Middle East. Iraq's government says it...

Sep 28 2017

Worldwide, an estimated 25 million unsafe abortions occur each year

According to the World Health Organization, around 47,000 women die from botched abortions each year, accounting for nearly 13 percent of maternal deaths worldwide. "Like...