Stories about World Media

Dec 01 2017

Kirron Kher's insensitive take on Chandigarh gang-rape has left everyone shocked!

On Wednesday, Kher said, "The woman should have used her mind and not taken the auto when she saw three men already sitting in it". According to a report in Indian Exp...

Dec 01 2017

Playwright Israel Horovitz, father of Beastie Boys rapper, accused of sexual assault

In response to these accusations, Horovitz told the Times that he has "a different memory of some of these events" and apologized to "any woman who has ever felt comp...

Dec 01 2017

4 killed as suspected United States drone hits Haqqani militants in Pakistan

The Pakistani government officials have not formally commented regarding the airstrike so far. Villagers initially reported a blast in the Upper Kurram area to authorit...

Dec 01 2017

Matt Lauer's big name supporter at Fox News apologizes for his defense

Fox News commentator Geraldo Rivera backed recently fired NBC News host Matt Lauer in a series of tweets Wednesday, saying that "news is a flirty business". Big-buck...

Nov 30 2017

Paul Manafort Reaches $11M Bail Deal

Special Counsel Robert Mueller has agreed to the terms, which need a judge's approval, according to a filing by Manafort's lawyers. Under the terms of the deal, Manafor...

Nov 30 2017

Heavy rains pound south TN, 4 persons killed

Fishermen along and off Lakshadweep Islands and off South Kerala coasts have been advised not to venture into the sea during next 48 hours while fishermen off South Tam...

Nov 30 2017

Slightly cooler this Thursday

We'll continue our stretch of above average days through early next week before colder air is expected to settle in by Wednesday . Clouds will decrease by the afternoo...

Nov 30 2017

Father of murder victim sets off grenades in Ukraine courtroom

Three defendants, two convoy officers, a court officer and one civilian were injured. Police say a man detonated two grenades during a murder trial in the eastern Ukrai...

Nov 30 2017

Dive teams join in search of missing NC toddler

She weighs around 30 pounds. "I would do anything that I can - whatever you want". Mariah's father, Alex Woods, was at work Monday when he heard the Amber Alert come ...

Nov 30 2017

Ex-Twitter employee who deleted Trump's account speaks out

The former Twitter employee admitted to shutting down Trump's twitter account for 11 minutes on November 2. TechCrunch managed to track down and interview the man res...

Nov 30 2017

Palestinian shot dead by Israeli settler in West Bank

Two settlers were slightly wounded. A video posted on social media showed a group of Israeli huddled inside a cave, with Palestinians at the entrance. When he refused, on...

Nov 30 2017

Police officer injured in West Kendall vehicle crash

For the second consecutive day, a Miami-Dade officer was injured after another auto hit a patrol vehicle from behind, this time it was Justin Bieber's security chief. A...

Nov 30 2017

IDF tanks & jets attack Hamas positions following mortar shelling from Gaza

An aerial view of the Gaza Strip. The Israeli army on Tuesday bombed a number of targets in the blockaded Gaza strip after rockets were fired from the Palestinian terri...

Nov 30 2017

UK's Muslim population could treble by 2050, research finds

As a proportion of the continent's overall population, that represents an increase from around five percent to a figure ranging from 7.5 percent to 14 percent. The three ...

Nov 30 2017

Lavrov: US is provoking North Korea into taking 'extreme measures'

The Trump administration vowed to slap additional sanctions on North Korea after the reclusive country test-launched its most powerful intercontinental ballistic missile ...

Nov 30 2017

Catastrophic Atlantic Hurricane Season Is Finally Ending

The National Hurricane Center reports that the combined strength and duration of tropical storms and hurricanes in 2017 was the fifth-most active on record, behind 1893...

Nov 30 2017

Tillerson to be pushed out as Secretary of State

In addition to Pompeo, Nikki Haley , the former SC governor who is now the USA ambassador to the United Nations, has been often discussed as a possible Tillerson's repla...

Nov 30 2017

Army veteran says Al Franken groped her

Kemplin said at the time she felt "put on the spot" and questioned whether she should tell someone, but ultimately chose to not tell any fellow soldiers. "Was he going to...

Nov 30 2017

Bosnian war criminal drinks poison inside court, dies

Praljak and five other Bosnian Croats were sentenced to terms of 10 to 25 years in jail for crimes committed when they were leaders of the self-styled Bosnian Croat state...

Nov 30 2017

UMN graduate students worry over financial impact of GOP tax plan

Section 1204 of the House GOP tax bill adds the value of tuition benefits to an educator's salary and other income, resulting in a larger number that could move them ...