Stories about World Media

Oct 24 2017

Halliburton Company (NASDAQ:HAL) Expected To Report Earnings On Monday

Second quarter revenue was $5 billion, a 16 percent increase from the first quarter, and the company said most of that increase came from a rebound in activity in the N...

Oct 24 2017

Police Seek Help To Identify Dead Boy Found On Texas Beach

Joshua Schirard with the Galveston police said. He said it isn't unusual for authorities to find drowning victims naked as the tidal pull on Galveston beaches is strong ...

Oct 23 2017

MS-13 targeted by DOJ's organized crime task force

The new designation directs prosecutors to pursue all legal avenues, including racketeering, gun and tax laws, to target the gang, said Sessions, a Republican former US s...

Oct 23 2017

EC may announce Gujarat poll dates today

But the PM Modi-led government at the Centre has imposed the Gabbar Singh Tax". Is the Prime Minister admitting that he is responsible for delay? "After 5-6 days, he real...

Oct 23 2017

Former FBI chief James Comey reveals his secret Twitter account

That Comey was behind the account was originally posited earlier this year by technology website Gizmodo , which cited a number of clues including the fact that Niebuhr ...

Oct 23 2017

Tillerson makes unannounced visit to Iraqi capital

On Tuesday, Tillerson is scheduled to continue his tour of the region, arriving in Islamabad, Pakistan, where the government is being told it must destroy safe havens for...

Oct 23 2017

Immigrant teen blocked from having abortion

Identified only as "Jane Doe" or "J.D." in court documents, the 17-year-old migrant is reportedly 15 weeks pregnant. The attorneys told the court that the government is...

Oct 23 2017

Woman raped in broad daylight; public remain mere spectators!

Summary: A 25-year-old lorry driver allegedly raped a 35-year-old destitute near Srinivasa Kalyana Mandapam in the Railway New Colony area here on Sunday afternoon. Pass...

Oct 23 2017

All systems go for Kenya elections: electoral commission

But opposition leader Raila Odinga has pulled out, alleging a failure to improve oversight of the election, casting doubt on how the vote will proceed. But he also said a...

Oct 23 2017

Man accused of stalking young siblings in Brooklyn turns himself in

NY police said the 15-year-old girl managed to send her Global Positioning System information from her cellphone to her father. According to the NYPD , it began Friday...

Oct 23 2017

Widow of Sgt. La David Johnson: Trump 'couldn't remember my husband's name'

The widow says Trump's tone in the phone call angered her and that the president "couldn't remember my husband's name". Johnson said that when Trump called, she and oth...

Oct 23 2017

7-year-old mauled to death by dog in Lowell

Two 100-, 120-pound pit bulls ... "Everyone was screaming. No one knew what to do". David Swiniarski, who lives nearby, said "it was actually horrific to watch" the att...

Oct 23 2017

Two Italian regions vote for greater autonomy

Unlike the Catalan independence referendum, however, the twin referendums for autonomy in north Italy are permitted by the Italian constitution, and are described as bein...

Oct 23 2017

Trump Attacks Soldier's Widow After She Confirms President's Hurtful Call

It all started when Wilson told reporters that Trump had insulted the family of Johnson, who was killed two weeks ago in Niger. She added that Mr. Trump was stumbling t...

Oct 23 2017

Oil Prices Mixed Amid Tensions in Iraq

According to Baker Hughes energy services firm, the amount of USA oil rigs drilling for new production fell by seven to 736 in the week of October 20, the lowest level...

Oct 23 2017

SC Wants Freedom Of Choice In Playing National Anthem In Cinema Halls

The top court also observed that it can not be assumed that if a person does not stand up for the national anthem, then he is "less patriotic" and the people "cannot be f...

Oct 23 2017

Russian Radio Station Says Intruder Stabs Presenter In Neck

A radio host was stabbed in the throat by an attacker Monday as she worked at a Russian radio station "Echo of Moscow". Felgenhauer co-hosts a morning discussion show on ...

Oct 23 2017

Philippine government declares end to Marawi extremist militant siege

The siege has sparked fears that the Islamic State group may gain a foothold in Southeast Asia by influencing and providing funds to local militants as it suffers battle ...

Oct 23 2017

Myanmar Must Take Back Rohingya Muslims, India Says

Bangladesh's interior minister was in Yangon on Monday for talks to find a "durable solution", he said. Rohingyas have been systematically deprived of basic rights over...

Oct 23 2017

Masoud Barzani should resign after Kurdish vote - Gorran

Pardee School of Global Studies at Boston University, published a recent Op-Ed examining the relationship between the United States, the Iraqi government and the Kurdis...