Stories about World Media

Dec 05 2017

Quentin Tarantino reportedly developing new Star Trek movie with JJ Abrams producing

Abrams, reports The Hollywood Reporter . "If it all works out, Tarantino might direct it, with Abrams producing". Turning A Classic Episode Into A Movie? Are you...

Dec 05 2017

Pacers romp over Knicks

Given the Knicks' lack of reliable wing scoring outside of Hardaway, the team's second-leading scorer at 17.8 points per game, the Knicks can't afford for him to have a...

Dec 05 2017

ABC suspends journalist over inaccurate Flynn report

Ross, citing an unnamed confidant of Flynn, had reported Friday that during the presidential campaign, then-candidate Donald Trump had directed Flynn to make contact ...

Dec 05 2017

Senior UN official to visit N. Korea this week

Jeffery Feltman, who used to work for the U.S. State Department, will meet with North Korea's foreign minister Ri Yong-ho and vice foreign minister Pak Myong-guk, for tal...

Dec 05 2017

San Marcos officer shot to death while serving warrant

The officer was reported to be with other officers while serving the warrant. Officer Copeland was hit multiple times and rushed by a fellow police officer to Central T...

Dec 05 2017

Spain and Portugal thrown together in 2018 World Cup

Jorge Sampaoli's team will have to improve in order to come through a tricky group with an Iceland side that continue to defy the odds, Nigeria and the always risky ...

Dec 05 2017

New Jersey Taking Sports Betting Case to Supreme Court

Courts did. They said New Jersey's law violated a section of PASPA that forbids states to license and authorize sports betting. The case is a high-stakes clash between ...

Dec 05 2017

Mueller: Paul Manafort Writing Op-Ed with 'Russian Intelligence' Colleague

Prosecutors had agreed to support a proposed bail package Manafort submitted to the court last week - he proposed putting up four properties with a net value of $11.65 ...

Dec 05 2017

Lawyers Spar Over Lobbyist's Harassment Claims Against Lawmaker

Lopez says Dababneh pushed her into a washroom at a common companion's wedding festivity in Las Vegas in January 2016. She chose to name Dababneh at the urging of Califor...

Dec 05 2017

Scalise: House, Senate 'pretty close' on tax bill

No Democrats voted for the bill, but they were unable to block it because Republicans hold a 52-48 Senate majority. Under the bill, the corporate tax rate would be perm...

Dec 05 2017

Salvation Army seeks volunteers during busy holiday season

A #BoycottBelk hashtag movement started up over the weekend when word spread that the Salvation Army would not be back at Belk. The Salvation Army's red kettles are as ...

Dec 05 2017

Venezuela to create new 'petro' cryptocurrency — Maduro

Excessive money printing and state currency controls have contributed to a 57 percent depreciation of the bolivar against the American dollar in the last month in black m...

Dec 05 2017

Cyclone Ockhi: Rajnath speaks Tamil Nadu, Kerala CMs

Hoping for good news soon", she tweeted. Sitharaman said fishermen who had gone much before the cyclone warning, probably 15 days ago, had been spotted in the sea and w...

Dec 05 2017

Gusty Santa Ana winds bring red flag warning

A high wind warning also went into effect today, with both warnings set to expire late Thursday night, according to the NWS. "Long-range computer models are showing that ...

Dec 05 2017

Watch Astronauts Make Pizza in Zero Gravity

So ISS chief Kirk Shireman did the only caring thing a good boss could, and sent the crew the ingredients to make their own pizzas. Now NASA has released a video show...

Dec 05 2017

Yemen's Saleh killed in ambush

Between 2004 and 2010, Saleh became embroiled in a conflict with the rebel Houthis in the North. "We ask civilians to remain at least 500 meters (yards) away from Houth...

Dec 04 2017

United States defense chief lands in Pakistan as ties between allies fray

But other USA officials have continued to assert that Pakistan has not taken sufficient action, despite repeated meetings with US military officials and a visit from Secr...

Dec 04 2017

Obama on social media: You've got to 'think before you tweet'

Obama touched on a host of topics, including his relationship with Narendra Modi and Manmohan Singh, terrorism, Pakistan, the hunt for Osama bin Laden and his love for In...

Dec 04 2017

France's Macron calls on #Iraq to dismantle all militias

Macron's meeting with KRG Prime Minister Nechirvan Barzani and his deputy Qubad Talabani was the first high-profile global meeting for the Kurdish leadership after a Sept...

Dec 04 2017

U.S. top court leaves in place Texas ruling questioning gay spousal benefits

Conservatives have argued that Obergefell , the 2015 SCOTUS decision that found same-sex couples had a constitutional right to Wednesday, entitled same-sex couples to a ...