Stories about World Media

Nov 09 2017

Syrian troops encircle last Islamic State-held town

Islamic State has been all but destroyed over the past two years, remaining only in Albu Kamal in Syria, Rawa in Iraq, in a few neighboring villages and patches of dese...

Nov 09 2017

Retired Navy Veteran charged with kidnapping college student Ashanti Billie

Investigators say Billie was last seen on September 18 in the Hampton Roads, Virginia, area on her way to work at a sandwich shop on Joint Expeditionary Base Little Creek...

Nov 08 2017

Judge imposes gag order in Manafort, Gates criminal case

U.S. District Judge Amy Berman Jackson's order does not bar the attorneys from talking to the media altogether. Jackson offered both defendants and the government a cha...

Nov 08 2017

Spanish Constitutional Court annuls Catalan independence declaration

In the northern town of Girona, protesters bypassed police controls to enter the main railway station. Later, dozens of others occupied the tracks. Wednesday's walkout ...

Nov 08 2017

Obama arrives at Daley Center to report for jury duty

He will earn the standard compensation of Dollars 17.20 per day. "He's gorgeous!" court clerk Sonal Joshi told the Tribune after catching a glimpse of the former POTUS....

Nov 08 2017

Asian Boxing Championships: Mary Kom clinches gold medal in 48kg category

The 35-year-old Indian last clinched an worldwide gold medal in the 2014 Asian Games. Many thought the celebrated Indian boxer was done with the ring after failing to m...

Nov 08 2017

BJP claims attack on workers at rally against black money

Even after a year, the government was not able to clarify how black money returned to banks after the step was taken, he added. "Ek aansu bhi hukumat ke liye khatra h...

Nov 08 2017

Andrea Jenkins sees decisive, historic win in 8th Ward

There, she has interviewed 194 people about their experiences as transgender and gender nonconforming people, recording their conversations so that historians and the pub...

Nov 08 2017

Japan trade relations not open, unfair, says Trump

In the interview, Trump mentioned Akie Abe while explaining why he got up from his seat to go talk to Russian President Vladimir Putin. But throughout Trump's two-day v...

Nov 08 2017

'Technical Cop' to Finalise Paris Agreement Despite Us Withdrawal

Syrian officials announced their intention to ratify the accord at the UN Climate Change Conference (COP23) in Bonn, Germany, on Tuesday, CNN reported. She also str...

Nov 08 2017

APD Officer Killed in the Line of Duty

Marci Dauncey said she was driving home for lunch from her job at a freight brokerage company when she found herself in the midst of the confrontation. We honour John by ...

Nov 08 2017

Father, step-mother charged with murder after child starved to death

Police say the boy had three siblings and two step siblings who lived with him in the family's home in Jerseyville , about 40 miles (66 kilometers) north of St. Louis. ...

Nov 08 2017

Tons Of Prescription Drugs Collected In DEA Take Back

Kansas law enforcement officers collected 13,337 pounds of medicines at 87 locations throughout the state during the October 28 event, according to a report from the fede...

Nov 08 2017

Travel to Cuba gets much harder Thursday under new Trump rules

Much of the half-century-old USA economic embargo against Cuba remains entrenched in law, but under former president Barack Obama federal authorities began to loosen so...

Nov 08 2017

'Bleak' assessment of toll of destroying North Korea nukes

Security Council resolutions regarding illicit and provocative actions of North Korea ". Trump has threatened to "totally destroy" North Korea if it continues to dev...

Nov 08 2017

Cloudy, cool Tuesday with a high near 46 in Oklahoma City

Clouds increase later Sunday as a dissipating cold front approaches, bringing a chance for some snow in the early hours Monday . Friday night: Partly cloudy with a...

Nov 08 2017

Avengers cast raises $500000 for Puerto Rico relief efforts

Built in 1939, Teatro UPR is considered Puerto Rico's most iconic stage, and recently hosted Spanish language productions of Evita, Into the Woods, Master Class, The S...

Nov 08 2017

Dallas man arrested at the White House

A couple of hours after the fact, Secret Service officers captured Arega, after he was spotted "on the north side of Pennsylvania Avenue close Lafayette Park", as indicat...

Nov 08 2017

Corbyn: Queen should apologise for investing in BrightHouse

Later he told Bloomberg TV there should be "an inquiry into all the revelations about the Paradise Papers". The material could also end up being used as evidence in inv...

Nov 08 2017

Saudi Arabia places Yemen's president under house arrest

The Saudi crown prince's accusations that Iran launched "direct military aggression" against the kingdom are contrary to global law and the United Nations Charter, Zarif ...