Stories about World Media

Oct 18 2017

Treasury rejects OECD's suggestion for second referendum

Chancellor Philip Hammond insisted the government's approach to Brexit talks was providing much-needed certainty for businesses. At the same time, OECD secretary-gene...

Oct 18 2017

RSS leader shot dead in Ludhiana by two motorcycle-borne assailants

This, even as the modus operandi in the killings of eight religious or right-wing leaders in less than two years has remained similar and apparently linked. RSS is consid...

Oct 18 2017

Callista Gingrich confirmed as Vatican envoy

The next USA ambassador to the Vatican is no veteran diplomat: Callista Gingrich is the third wife of Newt Gingrich , the former leader of the 1990s Republican revolut...

Oct 18 2017

Treason trial: 3 Options for Nnamdi Kanu's sureties to revoke suretiship

As at the time of filing this report, Justice Binta Nyako was set to commence proceedings. The surety and bond of N100 million each which was made available by Senato...

Oct 17 2017

5 firefighters hurt, communities evacuated in Santa Cruz Mountains fire

Angela Bernheisel, Cal Fire spokeswoman, said five firefighters sustained minor injuries through the night. "Today and the next few days, there's a lot less smoke in th...

Oct 17 2017

Trump NAFTA negotiators 'don't like what they are doing'

The two world leaders committed to continuing negotiations on NAFTA. Charles Chesbrough, a senior economist at Cox Automotive, called the USA rules-of-origin proposals ...

Oct 17 2017

Federal judge in Hawaii blocks Trump's 3rd travel ban

US District Judge Derrick Watson wrote that President Donald Trump's proclamation "plainly discriminates based on nationality". Challengers to the ban argue, though...

Oct 17 2017

GM Bringing Self-Driving Cars to NYC For Street Trials

Cruise Automation, a self-driving software company owned by General Motors , aims to begin testing in NY early next year. Cruise now is testing in San Francisco. "Strobe...

Oct 17 2017

Israel says not to negotiate with Palestinian gov't including Hamas

While the statement said Israel would no longer engage in peace talks until the conditions are met, it did not say Israel would cut ties with the PA or end security coo...

Oct 17 2017

Bull on loose in NY escapes slaughterhouse and injures child

Add New York as an interest to stay up to date on the latest New York news, video, and analysis from ABC News. "There's a cow roaming the streets of Prospect Park", a...

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 ...