Stories about World Media

Oct 17 2017

Man Charged in Nabra Hassanen's Death Indicted on Capital Murder Count

A Fairfax County, Virginia, grand jury on Monday indicted Darwin Martinez-Torres, 22, on capital murder and rape, the Associated Press reported . Fairfax County prosecut...

Oct 17 2017

Chinese nationals indicted on illegal drug manufacturing

Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced the indictment of two Chinese nationals on Tuesday for conspiracy to distribute fentanyl - a powerful opioid painkiller. ...

Oct 17 2017

DC police investigate report of shooting at Howard University

Howard University says that it called police when it received an anonymous call warning them of a potential shooter on campus. Police have not located a shooter or any...

Oct 17 2017

Trump wrong to end reimbursements

So, some might decide to bail. Among his suggestions to the department are broadening rules to allow more small employers and other groups to form what are known as "asso...

Oct 17 2017

Trump's FCC Head Shuts Down Trump Idea For Punishing 'Fake News' NBC

Trump was potentially trying to cite the news distortion rule, which is an unwritten policy that allows the FCC to rescind the license of an individual broadcaster if the...

Oct 17 2017

Scaramucci Post deletes Holocaust tweet after backlash

Later, Lance Laifer , who tweets on behalf of the Scaramucci Post Twitter account, shared a screenshot of the poll , taking full responsibility for the poll and making s...

Oct 17 2017

Mob sets slain PDP leaders house on fire, family rescued

A police officer told news agency GNS that the group of people at around 4:00 pm set ablaze the residential house of slain PDP activist Mohd Ramzan Sheikh at Homhun...

Oct 17 2017

Spanish F-18 Fighter Jet Crashes Near Madrid During Take-off, Pilot Killed

And opposition groups in parliament had confirmed they would ask her to appear in congress to explain how two fatal crashes could happen in such a short period of time. "...

Oct 17 2017

South African president reshuffles cabinet again

In his second reshuffle this year, Zuma dropped Higher Education minister Blade Nzimande, a member of the South African Communist Party, which is a key political ally of ...

Oct 17 2017

Qualcomm is attempting to get the iPhone banned in China

Qualcomm responded with a July lawsuit alleging that Apple infringed on patented chip technology and seeking a ban on certain iPhone imports into the U.S. " Apple ...

Oct 17 2017

Microsoft Expands Surface Family with 15in Surface Book 2

The screen is still detachable and usable as a tablet. Like its earlier version, the laptop features a removable screen so it can be used as a tablet. Pre-orders open f...

Oct 17 2017

United Kingdom hate crime cases rise by a third

Dave Rich, a spokesman for the Community Security Trust (CST), said the increase in reported hate crime was "worrying", adding: "It underlines CST's figures showing ant...

Oct 17 2017

North Korean Diplomat: Nuclear War May Break out at any Moment

In-ryong said that this on-going threat by the U.S. towards North Korea meant that they had every right to possess nuclear weapons in self-defence. He said: "Unless t...

Oct 17 2017

Hurricane Ophelia claims the life of a second person

At the present moment, Storm Ophelia /ex-hurricane Ophelia has claimed the lives of three people in Ireland. At precarious times like this, all first respondent units ...

Oct 17 2017

Congress in Kerala says Alphons a 'bridge' between Kerala CPI-M, BJP

She issued the threat while speaking at the BJP protest outside CPM headquarters AKG Bhawan in Delhi. Pandey said BJP has about 11 crore workers across the world and th...

Oct 17 2017

Cuba 'is responsible' for attacks on U.S. personnel

This situation, which according to many sources is used by the current USA administration to reverse the process of normalization of the relations with Cuba, hit headline...

Oct 17 2017

Backed Syrian militias raise flag in Raqqa stadium

Syrian Democratic Forces, spearheaded by Kurdish militias, and the US-led coalition announced today the final push to oust Islamic State from Raqqa was underway. SDF fi...

Oct 17 2017

Quadrilateral group on Afghanistan meets without Taliban

Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua, US Assistant Seceratry of State Alice Wells and Afghan Deputy Foreign Minister Hekmat Khalil Karzai led their respective delegations. Th...

Oct 17 2017

Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 10 policemen

Over 200 were injured in the attack, media reports said. A battle between the attackers, armed with guns and suicide vests, and security forces was under way inside the...

Oct 17 2017

USA forces kill dozens of Daesh militants in Yemen: Pentagon

The compounds were named after two high-level ISIS figures, its late spokesman Abu Mohammed al-Adnani, who the US killed in an airstrike in August 2016, and its Yemeni ...