Stories about World Media

Nov 22 2017

Dayton on Possible Lawmaker Resignations, Franken Allegations

Franken's office did not immediately respond to Associated Press messages seeking comment. Gov. Mark Dayton says he reached out to Sen. Forty-six percent of Democrats t...

Nov 22 2017

Teenager accused of fatally stabbing woman had 'kill list'

In court, Boulder County prosecutors said the boy had a "death list" and had originally meant to go after the sister of the woman who was killed. After stabbing Grote, ...

Nov 22 2017

Inmate who escaped from same jail twice recaptured following national manhunt

Vernon was allegedly allowed out of his cell to use the inmate telephone system when he noticed that the officer on duty had "failed to properly secure one of the doors" ...

Nov 22 2017

Patrol reminds motorists to wear safety belts this Thanksgiving holiday

According to the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office, during last year's Thanksgiving holiday period five people were killed in crashes in Oklahoma. Make it to your Thanksgivi...

Nov 22 2017

Centre, Delhi government spar in Supreme Court over power

Sikri, A.M. Kanwilkar, D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan. Singh said contrary to constitutional provisions, Delhi sought all powers and privileges entrusted to other s...

Nov 22 2017

Catholic school's new statue has a rather unfortunate design

A Catholic school in Australia has been forced to drape a sheet over a statue of a saint and a child in an unfortunate pose. The criticism led the school to place t...

Nov 22 2017

Detained Russian Lawmaker Kerimov Entered France Without Diplomatic Passport

The prosecutor told The Associated Press that Suleiman Kerimov , a Russian billionaire who has a seat in the upper house of Russian parliament, was arrested at the airpo...

Nov 22 2017

India successfully test-fires BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Sukhoi

The BrahMos has been inducted into the Navy and Army from 2006 onwards, but this version is more versatile because unlike warships, which are slow-movers, a fast-moving...

Nov 22 2017

White House Agents Accused of Sexual Misconduct During Trump's Vietnam Trip

In what can now officially be deemed a trend, three Army officers have been reassigned from their White House posts amid an investigation into what exactly they were do...

Nov 22 2017

United States says violence against Burma's Rohingya Muslims 'ethnic cleansing'

Although the military has blamed Rohingya insurgents for setting off the crisis, Tillerson said that "no provocation can justify the horrendous atrocities that have ens...

Nov 22 2017

Anticipatory bail to Ryan trustees

He was purportedly talking to the kin of class 11 student, who has been booked by the CBI for allegedly killing Pradhuman and advising that they should stay quiet for som...

Nov 22 2017

Nawaz Sharif complains about double standards of judiciary again

He commented on Imran Khan that the PTI chairman unconsciously sided with the former prime minister by not voting in opposition bill. Talking to press after an event he...

Nov 22 2017

Federal judge rules Trump defunding sanctuary cities 'unconstitutional on its face'

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - President Donald Trump's executive order to cut funding from sanctuary cities that limit cooperation with USA immigration authorities faced a big s...

Nov 22 2017

Not openly extending support to Congress in Gujarat elections: Hardik Patel

The Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader said that the reservation formula given by the Congress for his community will be over and above the 50% quota for the SC, ST a...

Nov 22 2017

Ireland rallies support for tough stance on border

This would in effect mean it would stay within the EU customs union with little impact on the border. Mr Donaldson added: "Under the Good Friday Agreement (GFA) the Iri...

Nov 22 2017

Bosnian Serb wartime military leader Mladic sentenced to life in jail

A three-judge panel at the court formally known as the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia convicted Mladic of 10 of 11 counts in a dramatic clima...

Nov 22 2017

Sunny Wednesday and Thanksgiving in store for central Pa.

This will help temperatures plummet into the upper teens to lower 30s. Highs will be around 50 under mostly sunny skies. Make no mistake though, you will want to laye...

Nov 22 2017

U.S. investigator Mueller probing Kushner's contacts with Israelis

Special counsel Robert Mueller and his team are investigating White House senior adviser Jared Kushner's contacts with foreign leaders, and specifically those with Isra...

Nov 22 2017

Canada, Mexico make no counteroffers on key US NAFTA demands

And if that's your final line, we're done.' But I don't think anybody wants to be there yet". Canada and Mexico do not seem willing to engage on rebalancing the North ...

Nov 22 2017

Pakistan court frees JuD chief Hafiz Mohammad Saeed

The government had informed the judicial body that Saeed's release could lead to imposition of worldwide sanctions on Pakistan . In October, while the review board ext...