Stories about World Media

Sep 30 2017

Supreme Court Grants Cert In Historic Employee Freedom Case

To view the full article, register now. The latest challenge to this ruling comes from a state employee in Illinois, Mark Janus , who says Illinois law violates his ...

Sep 30 2017

Locals fill box truck with supplies for Puerto Rico

Parts of the Puerto Rico were already hurting after Hurricane Irma skirted the island earlier in September. A line outside Banco Popular in Humacao, Puerto Rico, Sept. ...

Sep 30 2017

Second 'Slender Man' Stabbing Suspect Pleads Guilty, Avoids Prison

In May 2014, Geyser and Anissa Weier attacked their classmate Payton Leutner after a sleepover, in what was meant to be an offering to the mythical Slenderman creature....

Sep 30 2017

Suspect captured after 2 officers shot, 1 killed in Polk County

Atkison told the Associated Press that one of the officers was shot in the chest, but appears to have been saved by his protective vest. But Spangler stayed on the ru...

Sep 30 2017

California, Wisconsin deny election systems targeted by Russian hackers

DET subsequently blocked access to Wisconsin systems from the suspicious IP address associated with the scanning activity. It wasn't immediately known if Homeland Secur...

Sep 30 2017

Liam Neeson says his action star days aren't over - 'I'm unretired'

Taken 3 was released in January 2015. "I think that whoever that Mark Felt is who can feel comfortable with doing that, then they should do it and have reason to... ...

Sep 30 2017

Azealia Banks Apologizes to Nicki Minaj

But in light of her new fight with emerging superstar rapper Cardi B , whom Banks referred to as "the poor man's Nicki Minaj " on Monday, the "212" rapper put an end to...

Sep 30 2017

Hurricane Maria could be a $95 billion storm for Puerto Rico

Duke is likely to visit the USA island territory to see the recovery effort next Tuesday, along with President Trump. The U.S. military was sending a three-star general...

Sep 29 2017

Saudi women to drive, but doubt over sales

Asked on al-Arabiya TV about the minimum age for Saudi women, Interior Ministry spokesman Mansour al-Turki said: "Eighteen years is the age at which a person can obtain a...

Sep 29 2017

Mayor of stricken San Juan blasts USA official over 'good news' comment

Financing the rebuilding of the island is set to be complicated after Puerto Rico filed the largest-ever USA local government bankruptcy in May, weighed down by $72 bil...

Sep 29 2017

President Trump sells tax plan as 'once-in-a-generation' opportunity

That could be a problem for Republicans , whose soon-to-be-released budget calls for the tax plan to add only $1.5 trillion to the federal deficit . "If I'm hearing yo...

Sep 29 2017

Researchers Document Hitchhikers on 2011 Tsunami's Debris

The almost 300 invasive species identified included mollusks (which were most commonly found out of all the invertebrate groups), fish, barnacles, sea slugs, crabs, clams...

Sep 29 2017

Fuel imports, distribution in Puerto Rico starts to unclog

More than a week after the storm, most residents remain without power, and necessities, like food, are running scarce. "The federal response has been very slow and unco...

Sep 29 2017

What causes rockfalls like the deadly one in Yosemite?

Yosemite National Park identified the man Thursday as Andrew Foster, 32. The park didn't identify his wife but said she remained hospitalized. The rockfall from El Capita...

Sep 29 2017

Dubai Is Building A Martian City On Earth For Research

The Emirati government Tuesday announced its plan to build a scientific city exemplifying life on planet Mars . Earlier this year, the UAE unveiled their Mars 2117 p...

Sep 29 2017

Almost 1,35000 Bali residents leave homes fearing volcanic eruption

Volunteers have given out meals for evacuees at a camp for people displaced from homes near an increasingly active volcano on Indonesia's tourist island of Bali. Around...

Sep 29 2017

Johnston Mother Accused of Abandoning Kids to Take German Vacation

During her short time there, Macke posted several pictures of her and a friend, who had a baby with her, while the two toured Germany during Oktoberfest. Macke was charge...

Sep 29 2017

South Korea Becomes Latest Nation To Ban Initial Coin Offerings

Bitcoin is a particularly sensitive issue on the Korean peninsula, where North Korea is reportedly hacking and mining the digital currency to avoid sanctions. The agency ...

Sep 29 2017

Russian Federation hosts North Korean diplomat for talks on new tensions

Mr Ulyanov spoke after North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said US President Donald Trump had declared war on North Korea and that Pyongyang reserves the right t...

Sep 29 2017

Air Force Academy investigates racial slurs in prep school dorms

The phrase "go home n**ger" was scrawled on message boards attached to the doors of the five cadets, according to officials. The boards are attached to hallway walls outs...