Stories about World Media

Sep 29 2017

Russia's Navalny detained ahead of rally

Navalny's associates, in the meantime, reported that police seized their equipment, which was already installed at a city square ahead of the rally. Navalny had planned...

Sep 29 2017

With Fuel and Water Scarce, Puerto Rico Presses for US Shipping Waiver

Shortages of food and water have added to the misery and uncertainty amid a frustratingly slow relief effort . "It is meant to ensure we have enough fuel and commoditi...

Sep 29 2017

Qatar must protect workers from lethal heat, rights group says

As the construction of the stadiums for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar continues, Human Rights Watch is warning that given the "life-threatening heat", the working conditi...

Sep 29 2017

Roy Moore Victory Shocks GOP Establishment

Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee chairman Chris Van Hollen and Democratic National Committee associate chair Jaime Harrison touted Moore's opponent in the rac...

Sep 29 2017

Coming To America 2 Moves Forward With Eddie Murphy Involved

Levine's roster of directing credits includes Snatched , The Wackness, 50/50, The Night Before and the pilot for Jim Carrey's Showtime series I'm Dying Up Here . It's...

Sep 29 2017

Tropical System Could Bring Wet Weather to South Florida

What scary tropical cyclone formed one year ago this week? Environmental conditions appear conducive for development before upper-level winds become less favorable ear...

Sep 29 2017

Somalia: Al-Shabab Launches Deadly Attack On Army Base

Another resident described hearing two large blasts followed by heavy gunfire. Barire is 50km southwest of Mogadishu. "The attack started with two suicide bombings", ...

Sep 29 2017

Indianapolis officer injured in president's motorcade gets a call from Pres

It's unclear what happened. Walters says Trump checked on the officer's condition, thanked him for serving and wished him well in his recovery. "President Trump e...

Sep 29 2017

US Working to Implement North Korea Sanctions

The US student was returned to his parents, blind deaf and in a coma, earlier this summer before passing away, however, medical examiners said there were no obvious sig...

Sep 29 2017

Will not go on leave. Will resign instead, says BHU VC

Under her guidance, girls attended karate and yoga sessions after classes. While these students were on their way to PMO, CRPF and Police personnel stopped the bus in t...

Sep 29 2017

Lawmakers Call for Military General to Oversee Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands Relief

The Republican governor on Thursday also listed a variety of personnel and supplies the state is prepared to make available to the US territory, if requested by federal a...

Sep 29 2017

US Judge Says Movement of Black Matter Lives Cannot Be Processed

Photo of Black Lives Matter courtesy of Twitter. The officer, identified as John Doe in court documents, claimed in the lawsuit that he was injured during a demonstra...

Sep 29 2017

People Die While Fleeing Myanmar, Aid Groups Request Access to Affected Areas

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres exhorted Myanmar's leaders to end the "nightmare" faced by Rohingya refugees fleeing an army campaign, after at least 19 people dro...

Sep 29 2017

Stampede at Elphinstone station leaves 15 dead, more than 30 injured

Good returns of my tax! KEM hospital officials said that some more people have been injured in the incident and the fatalites could go up. The injured have been admit...

Sep 29 2017

Nikki Haley slams Russian Federation over shielding Iran from IAEA inspections

One of the criteria for certifying the deal is that "Iran is transparently, verifiably, and fully implementing the agreement". "Without inspections, the Iran deal is an e...

Sep 29 2017

Basketball tournament moved from Puerto Rico to SC

Karla Ortiz, who was born in Puerto Rico and who now works for Catholic Extension in Chicago, told America that she has had limited success in communicating with her ...

Sep 29 2017

United States says no need for Puerto Rico shipping waiver

Why that matters to hurricane relief: The law means than foreign ships in nearby countries can't just zoom over to Puerto Rico with aid supplies. "We have a lot of pe...

Sep 29 2017

Afghan security forces killed in the south

Taliban spokesman Qari Yusouf Ahmadi said the Taliban captured Maruf for a few hours and after removing weapons and other items they left the district. Welcoming the visi...

Sep 29 2017

Pro-Growth Tax Reform Is Not "Wealth-Fare", Senator Schumer

President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans are proposing a tax plan that they say will be simple and fair. Trump's plan would lower the corporate rate fro...

Sep 29 2017

Tropical Storm Watch issued for parts of eastern North Carolina

Monday . The North Carolina coast may also experience flooding and beach erosion as well as a storm surge. The Tropical Storm Watch from north of Duck to the North Caro...