Stories about World Media

Sep 30 2017

"Big decisions" must be made about rebuilding Puerto Rico

Buchanan, Army chief for the military's US Northern Command, will be the Pentagon's main liaison with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema), the US government'...

Sep 30 2017

Michigan State Police Director Called Kneeling NFL Players 'Anti-American Degenerates'

Kriste Etue's Facebook post. It also calls them "rich, entitled, ungrateful". "She has the same First Amendment rights as do the players who take a knee during the nati...

Sep 30 2017

NAFTA talks progress after subsidies imposed on Canadian company

In theory, the negotiations will have to finish this December but it's possible they will take longer because of the complexity of the issues. The Ottawa round is the t...

Sep 30 2017

Const amendments needed to assimilate Kashmiris with rest of the country: Bhagwat

Bhagwat said the issue of cow protection is beyond religion and "many Muslims have sacrificed their life for protection of the cow just as people of Bajrang Dal have". 55...

Sep 30 2017

German man arrested after threatening to poison supermarket food

No cases of poisoning have been reported so far. It is still unclear whether the man detained by the police in Constance is the wanted blackmailer. The authorities ur...

Sep 30 2017

Etihad Looks to Brit to Chart a New Course

In the United Kingdom, he held senior positions at Heathrow Airport Holdings, including as managing director of Heathrow Terminal 5 project, among others. At the MoD he l...

Sep 30 2017

Trump Promotes 'Giant, Beautiful, Massive' Tax Cut in Address to Manufacturers Group

Trump's proposal cuts corporate taxes by almost one half, slashes taxes on small business to 25%, and abolishes the inheritance tax. Of the 1.3 million New Yorkers who b...

Sep 30 2017

Phillies say Pete Mackanin won't manage the team in 2018

He got the job in 2015 when Ryne Sandberg resigned in late June. "When Pete was talking, they were pretty somber", Bowa said. "And there is no timeframe on that, this...

Sep 30 2017

Kushner was registered as 'female'

A lawyer for Kushner confirmed the report to Politico but attempted to downplay its significance. NSA officials told White House officials that using personal email...

Sep 30 2017

Retired Armyman BD Mishra Appointed New Arunachal Governor

Banwarilal Purohit was on Saturday appointed as the governor of Tamil Nadu while Satyapal Malik would be the new governor of Bihar. Additionally, Professor Jagdish Muk...

Sep 30 2017

China urges North Korea, US to stop escalating war of words

The North has accused Trump of declaring war after he warned Kim's regime would not last if he persisted in threatening the United States and its allies, having earlier...

Sep 30 2017

Twitter's Russian Federation briefings 'inadequate'

Democratic Rep. Mike Quigley of IL, who holds a seat on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, told the Financial Times Wednesday that he "absolutely" ...

Sep 30 2017

Three people struck outside Madison Square Garden by hit-and-run driver

Two women and a man were hit by the van, which continued going until it came to a stop near West 31st Street. Police say they were taken to a hospital with minor injuries...

Sep 30 2017

Mom's viral photo of mangled auto shows importance of vehicle seats

In a Facebook post, she wrote that her 2015 Honda CRV collided with another vehicle. 'Even when they scream because the straps are tight. Even when they complain about th...

Sep 30 2017

Formula One: What to watch in Malaysia

However, his engine failed and he retired, so instead of leaving Malaysia with a five-point lead, Hamilton trailed Rosberg by 23 points, and would go on to be beaten by f...

Sep 30 2017

Kimi Raikkonen jokes that he won't miss the Malaysian Grand Prix

That destroyed the tyre and pitched Grosjean off the track and into the wall. Fortunately, the 31 year-old Frenchman was unharmed as the session was red flagged with just...

Sep 30 2017

Former Thai PM Yingluck seeking asylum in UK

Yingluck had faced up to 10 years in prison for her role in the rice-buying scheme, introduced in 2011, which pledged to pay farmers well above the market rate for their ...

Sep 30 2017

Ex-Thai PM seeking asylum in UK

Former PM Yingluck Shinawatra, who fled a court ruling for criminal negligence last month, is allegedly in London and seeking political asylum in the United Kingdom, a ...

Sep 30 2017

Thai police search convicted PM Yingluck's house

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Thursday former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is now in the United Arab Emirates. On Wednesday, Yingluck was convicte...

Sep 30 2017

Thailand: Former PM Yingluck seeks asylum in UK

Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, who has been sentenced to five years in prison, has reportedly sought political asylum in the United Kingdom, CNN ...