Stories about World Media

Dec 07 2017

Pelosi fires back: 'Trump is the only person' talking about a shutdown

But the measure is expected to pass the House and move to the Senate. The Republican-controlled House is expected to vote on Thursday on a bill that would keep the gove...

Dec 07 2017

House Intelligence committee questions Donald Trump Jr. on Russian Federation contacts

He added: "I don't believe you can shield communications between individuals merely by having an attorney present". The meeting, which lasted just under 8 hours, was th...

Dec 07 2017

Tillerson to NATO: Russian aggression in Ukraine biggest threat to European Union security

The Secretary General touched upon the NATO-Russia relations as well, saying the Foreign Ministers agreed that the approach to Russia "decided at the Warsaw Summit in 2...

Dec 07 2017

Willing to extend deadline for linking Aadhaar to services: Centre tells SC

Khanwikar and Justice D.Y. Chandrachud said the Constitution bench that will hear the various plea for interim relief will also indicate the dates when petitions challeng...

Dec 07 2017

Weather: Lake effect for some, nothing for others

Until then, snow is expected to be light when it falls at all. The snow squall watch issued at 8:21 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 5, and updated on Wednesday , Dec. So, we will ...

Dec 07 2017

Muslim Prince Spends $450 Million On A Painting Of Jesus

A spokeswoman for Christie's offered her congratulations to the Louvre Abu Dhabi , telling CNN that she was "delighted that the piece is going to be on view in public"...

Dec 07 2017

Michael Flynn Promised Ex-Partner That Russia Sanctions Would Be 'Ripped Up'

According to The Wall Street Journal , he also discussed the nuclear plan with Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner and a close friend of the president, Thomas Barrack. The ...

Dec 07 2017

Melania Trump and Karen Pence visit Whataburger in Texas

Cecilia Abbott, wife of Texas Governor Greg Abbott, and Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush joined Mrs. Trump and Mrs. Pence at a Corpus Christi International Airport ...

Dec 07 2017

Indian drone violated airspace, crashed, claims Chinese media

The exact cause of the incident is under investigation. The two countries saw relations worsen this summer when they became locked in a dispute over a Himalayan plateau...

Dec 07 2017

Concealed carry reciprocity bill passes House

Ryan, Wisconsin Republican. "I don't think that right should be undermined simply because I travel to another state". "'Concealed carry reciprocity' is a poison pill, a...

Dec 07 2017

Australian Parliament OKs same-sex marriage

Australia's parliament broke out in euphoric celebrations as Australia finally legalized same-sex marriage. Linda Burney, who took leave after a family tragedy , on Tu...

Dec 07 2017

Cathay Pacific crew witnessed North Korea missile test

Singapore Airlines ( SINGF ) said its flights don't travel "in the vicinity of the missile trajectory" because of the route change it made to avoid the northern part of...

Dec 07 2017

'Road Wars' Policeman James Dixon Dies After Motorcycle Crash

PC James Dixon died after the motorcycle he was riding was in collision with a auto on Bath Road near Hare Hatch on Tuesday afternoon. Police Constable James Dixon was ...

Dec 07 2017

Record broken after 17-foot-1-inch Burmese Python caught

Leon and two other hunters will bring in $375 for the massive reptile captured Friday. Thousands of pythons are estimated to occupy South Florida and are known to cau...

Dec 07 2017

Volkswagen executive sentenced to seven years in jail over 'dieselgate'

In August, Oliver Schmidt pled guilty to federal charges of conspiring to defraud the USA and violating the Clean Air Act in connection with Volkswagen's "clean diesel"...

Dec 07 2017

Starbucks Opens Asia's 1st Premium Reserve Roastery in Shanghai

Called the Starbucks Roastery Shanghai, the outlet measures an astounding 30,000 sq ft - that is nearly half of a football field. The building, which is created to look...

Dec 07 2017

Pentagon: US committed to Syria until ISIS areas stabilized

Despite recent ISIS setbacks, the Pentagon said Tuesday that the USA military mission in Syria would continue until areas reclaimed from ISIS are stabilized, adding that ...

Dec 07 2017

OR player sounds off on Willie Taggart's move to Florida State

Taggart made it clear on Wednesday that he's going to take advantage of FSU's bowl practices to evaluate not only the Seminoles' players, but also the assistant coaches. ...

Dec 07 2017

United States bombers to fly over Korean peninsula

The bomber flew from the Pacific U.S. -administered territory of Guam and joined U.S. F-22 and F-35 stealth fighters in the annual exercises , which run until Friday. So...

Dec 07 2017

Rye Fire Prompts FEMA Assistance From Federal Officials #RyeFire

The Golden State Freeway was temporarily closed in both directions near state Route 126, but the freeway reopened by mid-afternoon. Power was interrupted to 2,090 custo...