Stories about World Media

Oct 18 2017

Dig at kotel uncovers ancient Roman theater

During archaeological digs in the Western Wall tunnels, researchers nearly by chance discovered an ancient Roman theater that had been buried underneath eight meters of d...

Oct 18 2017

'Lose your mind' when Starbucks introduces the Zombie Frappuccino

It's all topped with pink "brains", AKA tinted whipped cream. Especially now that they've added a ⁓sPoOkY⁓ addition to their menu just in time for Halloween , in the s...

Oct 18 2017

Why does the sky change colour on the brink of a hurricane?

One theory was that it was caused by Hurricane Ophelia sucking up dust from the Sahara and making the sky take on a scarlet sheen. While many Britons saw the glowing r...

Oct 18 2017

United Kingdom intelligence chief says terror threat is worst of career

The blast was the fifth major terrorist attack in Britain this year. Parker said that 500 live operations are now monitoring 3,000 potential suspects, out of 20,000 p...

Oct 18 2017

Three dead after ammonia leak in Fernie, city says

RCMP and fire crews evacuated numerous homes and businesses in the vicinity of the arena, including a retirement home. The website said no further details are available...

Oct 18 2017

Curtis Anderson seals England's penalty win over Japan

In fact, the Cooper side went into the break under pressure with the Japanese attack stepping on the gas, though the Young Lions defence held on to thwart attempts from S...

Oct 18 2017

Pizza Hut was hacked, company says

The company did not say exactly how many customers were affected, but some reports say around 60,000 people across the United States were affected, citing a call centre o...

Oct 18 2017

South Asian Editors, Journalists Condemn Murder of Maltese Investigative Reporter

When there is blood and fire all around you, that's war. "In the Venn diagram of Maltese media and politics, she was firmly in the middle". "We responded quickly to the...

Oct 18 2017

Iran supreme leader dismisses Trump's 'rants and whoppers'

But Trump still made a decision to unveil his tough new strategy to "combat" America's old enemy. Thus, it says that the United States will seek to offset Iran's destab...

Oct 18 2017

Lawmakers Protest Jailing of Catalan Secession Leaders

We hope that they will be freed soon, " said Guardiola, a native of Catalonia, after the 2-1 win of his team against Napoli. Separatist leader Carles Puigdemont - whos...

Oct 18 2017

Roselyn Akombe Kenyan election official resigns, says new vote not credible

The official added that others on the panel needed to voice their opposition, as well. Akombe had in a statement from NY stated that she had resigned in what she termed...

Oct 18 2017

Three policemen among six killed in Quetta blast

Footage aired on local Geo TV showed charred wreckage of the truck lying in the middle of the road, while honking ambulances shifted the dead and injured to hospital. Abd...

Oct 18 2017

Mandalay Bay hotel group releases statement regarding security guard's whereabouts

David Hickey , the president of the Security Police and Fire Professionals Union which represents Mandalay Bay security guards, said the guard's disappearance was "highly...

Oct 18 2017

Lena Headey says Harvey Weinstein sexually harassed her

Roy Price was accused of ignoring allegations from an actress about the disgraced producer. Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg also got involved by writing a Facebook post ...

Oct 18 2017

Van Gaal has pop at Man Utd successor Mourinho after Anfield meeting

That interview with the French TV station raised alarm bells over the future of Jose Mourinho , now manager of Manchester United since 2016. 'It's the same story lik...

Oct 18 2017

China's Xi pledges to build modern socialist country

Xi's lengthy, carefully formulated speech highlighted the party's achievements during Xi's first term, including the "strengthening and revitalizing of the armed forces" ...

Oct 18 2017

Lindsey Graham: Rand Paul has 'bad info' on tax reform plan

Paul, a staunch fiscal conservative, is at odds with Republican Sens. Rand Paul , R-Ky., supported Tuesday's procedural motion, but indicated on Twitter that he does not...

Oct 18 2017

Spicer Met With Mueller's Team Monday in Russia Probe

Spicer is the third White House-related official to be interviewed by Robert Meuller's investigators in the past few weeks. There are signs Mueller also is investigating ...

Oct 18 2017

Trump Slams Clinton For Defending NFL Anthem Kneeler

Clinton cited the intelligence community's assessment in January that Putin directly ordered a Russian campaign to meddle in the 2016 presidential election to hurt Clinto...

Oct 18 2017

Palestinian PM urges USA to pressure Israel over settlements

Assuming the project survives legal challenges from Palestinian and left-wing NGOs during upcoming hearings, it will mark the first Israeli construction in 15 years in Ch...