Stories about World Media

Oct 17 2017

New Jersey teacher to student: 'Speak American'

Students in Cliffside Park, a diverse community with a large number of Spanish-speaking students, immediately reacted to the comment. One student responds to the teache...

Oct 17 2017

Live track ex hurricane Ophelia, as it heads towards Cumbria

Gusts of 55-65mph are likely across Northern Ireland with 70-80mph gusts in the far south-east. Met Office chief forecaster Steve Ramsdale added: "By the time Ophelia r...

Oct 17 2017

Florida Man Receives $37500 Settlement after Cops Mistook Doughnut Glaze for Meth

Perhaps true in Never Never Land, but not so much in Orlando , as police learned when they applied a sort of desperate wishful thinking to try to score a big drug bust a...

Oct 17 2017

Cooler Temperatures On Tap

Fri: High: 78 Low: 57 Mostly sunny, windy. Behind Sunday evening's cold front, a steady flow of cold air is moving into Central New York on northwest winds for Monday ...

Oct 17 2017

Bodies found in Joshua Tree near where couple went missing

The couple was reported missing in July after an Airbnb host noticed that Joseph Orbeso , 21, and Rachel Nguyen , 20, had not checked out or removed their belongings, w...

Oct 17 2017

Bill signed by Gov. Brown marks milestone for nonbinary people

This summer OR gave a nonbinary option on driver's license, but California is the first to offer statewide recognition of a third gender. The new law will allow individ...

Oct 16 2017

Trump Says Obama Never Called the Families of Dead Soldiers

The four Green Berets were killed on October 4 when a joint patrol consisting of United States and Nigerien forces was leaving a meeting with tribal leaders in trucks. ...

Oct 16 2017

Theresa May flies to Brussels for emergency talks to rescue Brexit

Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson said it was time to begin "serious negotiations" on Brexit , hours before Prime Minister Theresa May visits Brussels in an ...

Oct 16 2017

Minor Earthquake Detected from Area Near N. Korean Nuclear Site

A series of tremors and landslides near North Korea's nuclear test base likely mean the country's sixth and largest blast has destabilized the region, and the Punggye-ri ...

Oct 16 2017

Leading Maltese political journalist killed by vehicle bomb

Daphne Caruana Galizia, 53, was reportedly killed when the vehicle she was driving exploded shortly after she left her home in Bidnija, near Mosta. TVM has reported t...

Oct 16 2017

AG Sessions Sends Lawyer to Prosecute Transgender Murder Case in Iowa

In a rare move, Sessions is dispatching a top federal hate crimes lawyer head to Iowa to help prosecute the murder of 16-year-old Kedarie Johnson , a teen who identifi...

Oct 16 2017

Launch of new Great Western Railway trains doesn't exactly go to plan

An area of first class seating was closed off owing to water leakage from the air-conditioning, a problem which also affected a small area in standard class. A GWR spokes...

Oct 16 2017

Supreme court to decide major Microsoft e-mail privacy fight

The government contends a USA -based company that receives a subpoena must turn over materials within its control, even if the materials are stored overseas. The Supreme ...

Oct 16 2017

Trump's Obamacare move seen harming Americans, bipartisan prospects

The Obama administration requested "funding for a new appropriation for reduced cost-sharing". Last month, Sanders, a Vermont independent, blasted Obamacare as "expen...

Oct 16 2017

Assange colluded with Russian Federation, says Clinton

US intelligence agencies believe the emails were stolen by hackers from their Russian counterparts. Clinton, who's been on a book tour to promote her campaign memoir " ...

Oct 16 2017

Barack Obama Taps Kehinde Wiley to Paint His Presidential Portrait

Kehinde Wiley has been commissioned by the Smithsonian Institute to produce the work for the National Portrait Gallery in Washington DC. This makes Wiley and Sheral...

Oct 16 2017

Lancaster County gasoline prices fall for 5th straight week

The price in Vermont slipped 4.3 cents to $2.54 per gallon. Chattanooga- $2.21/g, down 9.3 cents per gallon from last week's $2.31/g. GasBuddy surveys 147 gas station...

Oct 16 2017

Jacob Zuma conferred with Chieftaincy Title in Imo

Their angst? President Jacob Zuma is now being dogged by a litany of allegations of corruption. It has been reported that the statue cost Imo State N520m, but SaharaR...

Oct 16 2017

Tot dies after drowning in grease pit outside ice cream shop

The girl was taken to East Alabama Medical Center where she was pronounced dead Saturday afternoon. The child was rushed to the hospital, but efforts to revive her were u...

Oct 16 2017

Pope Francis to address UN FAO on World Food Day

This year's theme is "Change the future of migration".The Holy Father will be joined by the Director-General of FAO , José Graziano da Silva and G7 Agriculture Ministers...