Stories about World Media

Dec 08 2017

Pacific Fleet Commander: Pearl Harbor Response Had No Shortage of Bravery

Lawmakers and the Naval Supply Systems Command honored three survivors from the Keystone State: Isaac George, Richard Schimmel, and Pat Bonnelli. The ceremony began w...

Dec 08 2017

Hard history: MS museums explore slavery, Klan era

The two African American congressmen issued a joint statement about their decision, arguing Trump's presence "disrespects" the efforts of Mississippi's black civil rights...

Dec 08 2017

Iraq demands United States backtrack on Jerusalem, summons ambassador

Terming the U.S. decision "naive" and "dangerous" for worldwide peace, the separatists said these unilateral and anti-Muslim decisions were bound to deteriorate and damag...

Dec 08 2017

Israel strikes Gaza after rocket fire

No terrorist group immediately took responsibility for the attack. The rocket fire followed several clashes between Palestinian demonstrators and Israeli forces along t...

Dec 08 2017

Russian Armed Forces Complete Mission to Destroy Daesh in Syria - Gen. Staff

The officer revealed that the final stage of the operation to free Syria from the jihadists involved the concentrated use of the Russian Aerospace Forces, including long-...

Dec 08 2017

Ed Sheeran awarded OBE from Prince Charles

The British singer, whose latest album Divide spent more than 15 weeks at the top of the charts, was the most-streamed artist of 2017 and supported various good cause...

Dec 07 2017

Crash in Lower Manhattan injures 3 pedestrians

The crash happened about 1:20 p.m.at Liberty Street and Broadway, near Zucotti Park, according to police. Police say none of the people who were struck have life-threat...

Dec 07 2017

These are the perks of Cinemark's Movie Club subscription program

How you (and the public at large) perceive the value of this sort movie subscription relies on your cinemagoing philosophy and what you want out of a "subscription". Movi...

Dec 07 2017

Bredesen Expected To Announce For US Senate Race

Popular former Tennessee Gov. Phil Bredesen (D) will run for Senate, according to two local newspapers , giving Democrats a heavy-hitting candidate for long-shot seat....

Dec 07 2017

Bernie Sanders: Trump Should 'Think About Resigning' Over 2016 'Access Hollywood' Tape

Al Franken (D-Minn.), announced that he would resign from his seat amid accusations that he sexually harassed women, and two days after Rep. John Conyers (D-Mich.) sai...

Dec 07 2017

Former Dem rep fired by Morgan Stanley denies harassment allegations

Harold Ford Jr . stands on stage at the Stonewall Democratic Club February 24, 2010 in New York City. One woman, who does not work for Morgan Stanley but interacted wit...

Dec 07 2017

House passes legislation extending concealed carry privilege across state lines

The House vote comes in the aftermath of a recent wave of deadly mass shootings across the nation. "Taking that authority away from those most qualified to make that de...

Dec 07 2017

European Union to sue Poland, Hungary and Czechs for refusing refugee quotas

They will be referred to the European Court of Justice for "non-compliance with their legal obligations on relocation", the commission said in a statement , referring to...

Dec 07 2017

Higher Ground Set To Be Worst Hit By Snow

Dublin Fire Brigade has told homeowners considering hanging outdoor lights to make sure they are rated for Irish weather, particularly with forecasts of snow. It will tu...

Dec 07 2017

Formally apologise for Jallianwala: London mayor

The tragedy in 1919 on Baisakhi is one we must never forget. The UK Foreign Office statement comes after Khan during his visit to Amritsar yesterday said the British ...

Dec 07 2017

Singapore Airlines reroutes flights over North Korean missile threat

Korean Air pilots on two different planes also reported seeing flashes of light believed to have been the North Korean missile while flying over Japan, airline spokesman ...

Dec 07 2017

Democrats Want Protection For DREAMers Included In Government Funding Bill

Costello, whose 6th District is based in Chester County, and Fitzpatrick, who represents the Bucks County-based 8th District, were among 13 House Republicans who stood ...

Dec 07 2017

Ex-Cop Michael Slager Found Guilty of Murder in Walter Scott Shooting

The sentencing guidelines call for 19 to 24 years in prison, the judge says, and he will make a more specific determination later. Slager, 36, "acted out of malice and ...

Dec 07 2017

Kim Davis Turned Him Away, Now He's Running to Unseat Her

He said Davis does a good job as clerk, but said he was troubled by her decision not to issue the marriage licenses. "As county clerk, I will make sure that all citiz...

Dec 07 2017

Police responding to school shooting in New Mexico

The shooter is reportedly in custody. In nearby Bloomfield, police said local schools were also lockdown as a precaution. Bloomfield police posted to their Faceboo...