Stories about World Media

Nov 02 2017

College faculty ready to bargain as employer returns to table

Members of the area's 40-plus labour unions will stand with picketing faculty at 12 noon at the college's main entrance. A rally planned for November 2 at Queen's Park,...

Nov 02 2017

Premature births on the rise in the United States

North Carolina's preterm birth rate was 10.4 percent, an increase from 10.2 in 2015, according to the report. Premature births particularly impact women of color, with ...

Nov 01 2017

Feds looking to seize Manafort's Brooklyn brownstone

He 'spent millions of dollars on luxury goods and services for himself and his extended family through payments wired from offshore nominee accounts to United States ve...

Nov 01 2017

United States vows to again oppose United Nations vote against Cuba embargo

Obama's efforts included making an historic trip to the island nation and reopening an embassy there. "For the 25th time in 26 years, the United States will vote agains...

Nov 01 2017

White House press briefing, Sarah Sanders reacts to Paul Manafort charges

President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort , and a former business associate, Rick Gates , surrendered to federal authorities Monday in the first...

Nov 01 2017

Multiple fatalities, more than a dozen injured in Manhattan

Police say the suspect was taken into custody after officers responded to the reports of a possible shooting and vehicle accident. The incident occurred in Lower Manha...

Nov 01 2017

London police investigating after needle found in small chocolate bar

Police say the incident happened sometime during trick-or-treat hours, between 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. Officers met with the mother and her 11-year-old son who discovered a...

Nov 01 2017

Dustin Hoffman Accused Of Sexual Harassment By Writer Anna Graham Hunter

Anna Graham Hunter alleges that Hoffman "openly" flirted with her and grabbed her from behind repeatedly when she was seventeen years old. In her guest column Hunte...

Nov 01 2017

Michael Fallon quits as defence secretary

Fallon was accused of "repeatedly" touching the knee of journalist Julia Hartley-Brewer at a Conservative Party conference over a decade ago. British Defence Secretary ...

Nov 01 2017

Bette Midler says 'Hocus Pocus' TV remake is 'going to be cheap'

The film's director, Kenny Ortega , will also not be involved in the new TV movie. Midler's charity, New York Restoration Project (NYRP), works to make the city gree...

Nov 01 2017

Brevard voters like mail ballot option

Six counties won't have an election this year - Cheyenne, Dolores, Grand Hinsdale, Mineral and Washington counties - and people in those counties won't be receiving bal...

Nov 01 2017

Donald Trump's response to NY terrorist attack shows anti-Muslim bias

And with enhanced interrogation now shut down, sending him to Gitmo may not get us anything extra by way of intelligence. "We're so politically correct that we're afraid ...

Nov 01 2017

FALL BACK: Daylight saving time ends Sunday

Residents of Hawaii, most of Arizona and some US territories don't have to change since they do not observe daylight saving time. The time change is not observed by Haw...

Nov 01 2017

NYC Halloween Parade Marches on Hours After Terror Attack

Some paradegoers said the attack gave them more reason to show up. Both officials said it appeared that the man who drove a truck, killing and maiming along a Manhatt...

Nov 01 2017

Black College Woman repeatedly Poisoned by White Roommate until She moved Out

Rowe's video prompted a nationwide response on social media, with many users posting in support of Rowe and calling for #JusticeforJazzy . West Hartford police said...

Nov 01 2017

Covent Garden Taxi Crash; Multiple People Reported Hurt

Photographs from the scene appeared to show the taxi mounted on a busy central London path, with a number of officers in attendance. Two people are being treated by ...

Nov 01 2017

Donald Trump Jr. Dresses as His Father for Halloween

Hundreds of Twitter users leapt at the chance to point out that it's also not too late to teach her about spelling and grammar. What of the kids that don't come from ...

Nov 01 2017

Bride kills 13 in-laws to avenge forced marriage

Police say 13 people have died, including children, and 14 were hospitalised. Forced marriages are common in Pakistan . He said Bibi was married against her will i...

Nov 01 2017

Russia's Putin arrives in Iran

As reported, the Russian President's working visit will end by a private talk with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev . The Kremlin also offered its backing for the nu...

Nov 01 2017

This guy who is named George Papadopoulos is having a hectic day

A former Morningside College economics professor, he took an extended leave of absence from the Sioux City school when he joined the Trump campaign as national co-chairma...