Stories about World Media

Oct 26 2017

Here's where the $191.1 million Powerball jackpot ticket was sold in Louisiana

Another change: They're taking away five white numbers while adding ten red numbers, making it harder to win the jackpot but easier to win the secondary prize of one mill...

Oct 26 2017

Major Fire Near Bandra Railway Station in Mumbai, Local Train Line Shut

At least two more cylinders are suspected to have exploded after the initial blast, and concerns are being expressed about the blaze worsening there would be a lot of dom...

Oct 26 2017

USA makes H-1B visa renewals tougher

Under an April 23, 2004, USCIS guidance, officers were instructed to defer to the prior determination of eligibility made in the initial petition when deciding whether to...

Oct 26 2017

More than 23 killed, dozens injured in Indonesia fireworks factory fire

Witnesses reported hearing two major blasts in the morning. "My friends and I and some police officers knocked down a wall so people could escape, then the workers came...

Oct 26 2017

West Michigan teacher's body found; husband drew map before taking own life

Police say the sole person-of-interest in the case of a missing Portage teacher, and the woman's husband, was found dead inside his own home. Authorities found the pa...

Oct 26 2017

New US flight security measures take effect

Korean Air and Asiana Airlines said the TSA had accepted their applications to postpone implementation until February 20th and April 24th, respectively. Emirates said it ...

Oct 26 2017

Istanbul court orders release of 8 human rights activists

The trial was seen as a test of the Turkish judicial system and one of the most high-profile cases since last year's coup attempt threw the country into turmoil and led t...

Oct 26 2017

Pondering Kelly's remarks on Trump's condolence call

In a Sunday Washington Post column titled " Let's not staff a White House with generals ever again ", Rubin wrote that White House chief of staff John KellyJohn Francis K...

Oct 26 2017

Mamata won't link her mobile number with Aadhaar

It is to be noted that Mamata had yesterday attacked the Narendra Modi government over a Department of Telecom (DoT) directive to link Aadhaar with mobile numbers. I s...

Oct 26 2017

In Major Reversal, Iraqi Kurds Offer To Freeze Their Independence Bid

Civilians began fleeing parts of Iraq's northern Nineveh province following the renewal of clashes Wednesday between government forces and Kurdish Peshmerga fighters, a...

Oct 26 2017

Ukrainian lawmaker wounded in vehicle blast in Kiev

Ihor Mosiychuk - a Ukrainian lawmaker - was among those injured in the blast, Reuters reported citing the official's social media post. Mosiychuk's bodyguard, however...

Oct 26 2017

UP seeks stay on demolition of parking lot near Taj Mahal

The monument is open for tourists and the entry will be allowed as per the routine process. The project site, closer to the Taj Mahal's western gate, proposed to house ...

Oct 26 2017

Swiss couple attacked in Agra, Sushma Swaraj seeks report

Meanwhile, a report from the Uttar Pradesh government has been sought by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj , on the matter. "One person named Mukul is the main...

Oct 26 2017

Nawaz Sharif's election as party chief challenged

An accountability court on Thursday issued bailable warrants against ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in cases relating to two of his properties, the media rep...

Oct 26 2017

United Continental Holdings' (UAL) "Neutral" Rating Reaffirmed at Atlantic Securities

The stock plunged -14.71 percent over the past quarter, while declined -16.01 percent over the past six months. North Star Inv Mngmt Corp invested 0.01% in United Contin...

Oct 26 2017

Steelers Rookie JuJu Smith-Schuster Shuts Down Mia Khalifa

But yesterday, the tables were turned when promising Steelers rookie wide receiver JuJu Smith-Schuster showed wisdom beyond his years. The Mount Oliver Police chief said ...

Oct 26 2017

Hot Stock Overview: JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

It has outperformed by 17.04% the S&P500. The stock has Return on Assets (ROA) of 1.1 percent. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of J P Morgan Chase & Co from a "b...

Oct 26 2017

US Secretary of State arriving in Islamabad today

He also dismissed the possibility of economic sanctions by the U.S.in case it does not tackle the issue of Taliban, saying that Pakistan only received "a trickle" of econ...

Oct 26 2017

Browns name DeShone Kizer starting QB vs. Vikings

Based on Kizer's previous production this season and the recent terror that the Vikings' defense has caused for opposing quarterbacks, it does not seem likely that the ...

Oct 26 2017

Woman killed in 'horrific' Canberra dog attack

Nine News reports police were met at the house by a man who was visiting the property and he led them into a room where the injured woman and the dog were. Police are inv...