Stories about World Media

Oct 05 2017

SP elects Akhilesh Yadav as National President for 5 years

Akhilesh will be formally coronated as the party's national head for a period of five years to lead SP into the 2019 Lok Sabha and 2022 UP assembly polls. " Baap bete ...

Oct 05 2017

Federal judge in Phoenix upholds Joe Arpaio's pardon

However, the judge issued no immediate ruling related to a request by Arpaio to formally vacate all rulings in the case. Bolton had previously asked for further legal ...

Oct 05 2017

Iraq forces seize more territory in Hawija

Iraqi forces say they have recaptured the centre of the town of Hawija, one of the last enclaves of so-called Islamic State (IS) in the country. An Iraqi pilot can be...

Oct 05 2017

Egypt caught trying to buy weapons from North Korea

The Post cited U.S. officials and Western diplomats familiar with the findings who remained anonymous. The ship bound for Egypt from a North Korean port flew a Camb...

Oct 05 2017

Trump avoids gun control talk as he visits Las Vegas after shooting

After landing in Las Vegas , both Air Force One and the presidential motorcade rolled within sight of Mandalay Bay, the hotel that the sniper used as a perch to fire upo...

Oct 05 2017

MI couple arrested for selling special needs woman for sex

Welch and George reportedly did not let her use the bathroom or shower. The 29-year-old victim was initially allowed to stay in the couple's home at a trailer park in M...

Oct 05 2017

Senate Intelligence Leaders Pressure Author of 'Steele Dossier' to Testify

The electoral systems in those states were "not all penetrated, but there was at least trying to open the door in these 21 states", Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) in a news ...

Oct 05 2017

Living Presidents to Attend Hurricane Benefit Concert in Texas

The spark for the idea came after Hurricane Harvey smothered southeast Texas with a deluge of rain, leading to what's been called near-Biblical flooding. But as the 41st ...

Oct 05 2017

Secret tunnel discovered before world's biggest bank heist could take place

M - Brazilian police have foiled an audacious plot to steal £250m ($331m) from a bank in São Paulo via a 500-metre underground tunnel complete with electric lighting and ...

Oct 05 2017

Mattis says keeping Iran nuclear deal is a U.S. national security interest

Mattis was testifying alongside Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman General Joseph Dunford in their second hearing of the day on US policy in Afghanistan. However, Secretary...

Oct 05 2017

Las Vegas shooting: Investigation centres on casino transactions

Lombardo also said he thought it was likely that Paddock had an accomplice, given the 23 rifles and piles of magazines in the room, the additional firearms in Paddock's h...

Oct 05 2017

Vegas hospitals caring for hundreds of wounded from shooting

New reports emerged Tuesday of a $100,000 wire transfer Paddock made to an account in his girlfriend's home country-the Philippines . Danley might be the only pers...

Oct 05 2017

Gun Stocks Rally After Las Vegas Mass Shooting

Paul Christopher, head global market strategist at the Wells Fargo Investment Institute, told the BBC that there was a "particularly large" spike in shares following ...

Oct 05 2017

Gun store worker 'physically ill' over selling weapons to Vegas killer

Police discovered at least 23 guns in his hotel room, including 20 rifles and hundreds of rounds of ammunition, and they believe he used assault rifles converted into f...

Oct 05 2017

October 5: Help build maps for Puerto Rico hurricane relief

There were rallies scheduled in Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Orlando, Chicago and Washington. "Surf culture and the surf industry have a long history with Puerto Ric...

Oct 05 2017

DACA renewal period ends Thursday

An extensively foreseen accord between President Trump and top Democratic leaders operating on legislation to safeguard thousands of young unauthorized immigrants is unce...

Oct 05 2017

'Las Vegas gunman wired thousands to Philippines days before attack'

The girlfriend of Las Vegas shooter Stephen Paddock , 64, has returned to the United States after traveling overseas. Paddock killed 58 people and injured more than ...

Oct 05 2017

USA soldiers killed, 2 wounded in Niger ambush

Three American service members were killed in the ambush and two others were wounded, said the official. The statement came after unconfirmed reports of US troop deaths...

Oct 05 2017

Toddler Dies as Fleeing Father Leaves Him at Crash

NBC10 obtained video of an officer taking a man, identified by police as Kuhn, from a wooded area and leading him away in handcuffs. According to police, Kuhn allegedly...

Oct 05 2017

House committee examining barriers to Puerto Rico recovery

US President Donald Trump visited Puerto Rico to take a look of the damage caused by Hurricane Maria . "16 people certified, 16 people versus in the thousands". "Yes...