Stories about World Media

Oct 16 2017

Islamic State Group Attacks Egyptian Army, Leaving 30 Dead

Three civilians were also killed in the assault, officials said. The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media. E...

Oct 16 2017

Portugal wildfires kill 27; 3 dead across border in Spain

Portugal, where more than 6000 firefighters have been battling the fires, has requested assistance from its European partners and Morocco. Wildfires in Portugal killed ...

Oct 16 2017

Jeenbekov wins Kyrgyzstan's presidential election

Jeenbekov is to become Kyrgyzstan's fifth president after winning more than 54 percent of the vote in Sunday's election to replace outgoing leader Almazbek Atambayev. Jee...

Oct 16 2017

Narendra Modi To Address Mega Rally In Gandhinagar Ahead Of Polls

In what has been named the Gujarat Gaurav Mahasammelan , the BJP expects to see as many as seven lakh party workers, appointed as "page presidents" (in charge of each pa...

Oct 16 2017

Catalan leader must drop independence by Thursday - Spain Deputy PM

Catalonia's president is facing a critical decision that could determine the course of the region's secessionist movement to break away from Spain. Spain's government ...

Oct 16 2017

MLA Sangeet Som says Taj creator 'wanted to wipe out Hindus'

A big controversy erupted on Monday after BJP MLA Sangeet Som gave a statement on Taj Mahal and its creator. In fact, Shah Jahan built the Taj Mahal in memory of hi...

Oct 16 2017

Ontario college teachers on strike as of midnight

Chair of the bargaining team, JP Hornick says the union streamlined their offer so that it covers the "bare minimum", needed to provide quality education, and helps ensur...

Oct 16 2017

Trump ordered to hand over groping documents

Trump touched her inappropriately". According to court filings unearthed by BuzzFeed , the subpoena was actually issued to the Trump campaign in March. "All documents ...

Oct 16 2017

5 things we learned from Bears thrilling win over Ravens

Howard now has at least 19 touches in four straight games. Over the first six weeks, he has been their most productive and consistent defender, although many of us were s...

Oct 16 2017

Weah, Boakai in the run-off ballot

Out of 5,390 polling places throughout the country, 1,817 have now been processed, meaning 33.71 percent of the nation's votes has been processed. They lead the field o...

Oct 16 2017

Lorenzana confirms death of Hapilon, Omar Maute

Spokesman Maj. Gen. Restituto Padilla said Monday he had heard "the good news" that the two final surviving leaders of the siege were killed but he had no official conf...

Oct 16 2017

Oil rig explodes in Lake Ponchartrain, injures seven people

Charles Parish and north Kenner. The explosion was reported around 7:15 p.m. Officials said callers reported seeing fire and smoke coming from Lake Pontchartrain. Trea...

Oct 16 2017

AirAsia flight QZ535 from Perth to Bali drops 22000 feet mid-air

I really, really thought we were gone. Passengers interviewed by 9NEWS said they picked up their phones and started texting goodbye messages to loved ones as they tho...

Oct 16 2017

Environment Canada issues wind warning for London and Middlesex

There have been some trees and power lines knocked over across the region. Toronto Hydro said it is responding to scattered power outages across the city, while utiliti...

Oct 16 2017

Army captain among four martyred in Kurram blast

This is unedited, unformatted feed from the Press Trust of India wire. It said the personnel were carrying out search operation to arrest those involved in the kidnappi...

Oct 16 2017

Missing Virginia teen found, suspect in custody

An underlying examination uncovered that Cruz was going to a gathering on Danville Road with Segovia when the two got into a verbal squabble and isolated. Police allege s...

Oct 16 2017

Giant snake on the loose wrangled by Florida detective

In a video of the encounter shared on the department's Facebook page, Shaw first pokes the yellow anaconda with a nearby branch before slowly grabbing the reptile. Do n...

Oct 16 2017

WTA HONG KONG: Pavlyuchenkova beats Gavrilova in a thriller,wins 11th title

Pavlyuchenkova had it slightly tougher against the 48th-ranked Wang, being broken three times on her own serve. Sixth-seeded Pavlyuchenkova is chasing her third WTA sin...

Oct 15 2017

District pulls 'To Kill A Mockingbird' from reading list due to complaints

According to the Sun Herald, Biloxi School District received complaints about the wording in To Kill a Mockingbird and pulled it from the 8th-grade syllabus. A message ...

Oct 15 2017

Conrad Vernon To Lead Team For 'Addams Family' CG Film

The co-director of Sausage Party will take to the helm of the the animated tale that tells the adventures of Gomez and Morticia; their children Wednesday and Pugsley; a...