Stories about World Media

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...

Oct 15 2017

Austrian voters concerned about immigration

Polls suggest the Social Democrats and the Freedom Party are fighting for second place with about a quarter of the votes each. Austria, a wealthy country of 8.7 million...

Oct 15 2017

Porn publisher offers up to $10 million for dirt on Pres

Was the business of the United States in jeopardy for the sake of protecting the business of trump's Empire? " Impeachment would be messy, contention affair, but the...

Oct 15 2017

Tillerson Again Refuses to Answer If He Called Trump a 'Moron'

These are the destructive games of this town. They're not helpful to anyone, so my position on it is: I'm not playing. "The president has also made clear to me that h...

Oct 15 2017

IUML retains Vengara Assembly seat in Kerala

The IMUL's KNA Khader got 65,227 votes. Considered the fortress of the IUML, Vengara went into a bypoll after sitting MLA PK Kunjalikutty vacated the seat to get electe...

Oct 15 2017

Monarch Capital Management Inc. Sells 3972 Shares of Coca-Cola Company (The) (KO)

Monarch Capital Management Inc.'s holdings in Coca-Cola Company (The) were worth $6,778,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period. The stock has a market capital...

Oct 15 2017

Iran to blame for cyber-attack on MPs' emails - British intelligence

Disclosure of the report, first revealed by the Times but independently verified by the Guardian , comes at an awkward juncture. Around 9,000 parliamentary e-mails...

Oct 15 2017

Fish stuck in man's throat in prank gone wrong

The 28-year-old man, who was not identified, went into cardiac arrest after the fish jumped into his mouth, blocking his throat completely, USA Today reports . and not a...

Oct 15 2017

Virginia State University on lockdown after shooting

The university said on its website that it was celebrating its homecoming weekend. An investigation is ongoing. Virginia State University in on lockdown after a shoot...

Oct 15 2017

Bittersweet race weekend in Talladega as Earnhardt makes final run

The next year, this auto was likely driven in some short track and mile-and-a-half track races to win Earnhardt's 1980 Cup Series Championship-the first of his seven titl...

Oct 15 2017

Congress wins Gurdaspur Lok Sabha bypoll by 1.9 lakh votes

Dubbing the moral bankruptcy of the BJP and the total failure of the party at the Centre as the key factors behind the crushing defeat of its candidate, Sarwan Singh Sala...

Oct 15 2017

Congress minister joins BJP in Himachal

The sister-in-law of Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh joined the Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP ) on Thursday. A formal announcement to this effect is expe...