Stories about World Media

Dec 09 2017

Olympian Lindsey Vonn says she won't represent Trump at Winter Games

Vonn is arguably the most well-known member of the US Winter Olympic team, having won four World Cup overall championships as well as an Olympic gold in the downhill at t...

Dec 09 2017

Ukraine again arrests Mikheil Saakashvili, ex-president of Georgia

Ukraine's prosecutor-general announced late Friday, Dec. 8, 2017, that opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili has been arrested. His detention was part of an operation "...

Dec 09 2017

Immigration agents arrest 27 in West Michigan

Department of Homeland Security. From the start of the Trump Administration through the end of the fiscal year, however, ERO made 110,568 arrests compared to 77,806 i...

Dec 09 2017

Iran says Trump Jerusalem move will spark 'new intifada'

Earlier on Thursday, Iranian senior officials strongly condemned the Washington's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and called it a "blatant violation of g...

Dec 09 2017

An accuser says Franken's speech missed the mark: 'No apology'

Franken confirmed the suspicions of the political and media worlds today when he announced that he would step aside in light of the various sexual misconduct allegati...

Dec 09 2017

Mueller has 400K docs in Manafort, Gates case

Special counsel Robert Mueller's office told the court on Monday that Manafort recently had been ghostwriting an editorial about his political work for Ukraine with a "...

Dec 09 2017

UNfriendly: North Korea's Kim Jong-un Shuns UN Visitor

The comments were carried by the official Korean Central News Agency late Wednesday, hours after the United States flew a B-1B supersonic bomber over South Korea as part ...

Dec 09 2017

Buy our gas, save your oil, Vladimir Putin tells Saudi Arabia

Russian President Vladimir Putin is escorted by Energy Minister Alexander Novak and co-owner of Russian gas producer Novatek Leonid Mikhelson, as he inspects a construc...

Dec 09 2017

Who Is William Atchison? New Mexico Police Identify Aztec High School Shooter

Police say Atchison carried a backpack with a Glock pistol inside of it. The San Juan County Sheriff's Office in a post on social media asked for the community to pray ...

Dec 09 2017

Hope Hicks reportedly contacted by Russians during Trump transition

But after a yearlong campaign in which the Russian government frequently succeeded in making contact with people around Mr. Trump, the overtures to Ms. Following her disc...

Dec 09 2017

14 peacekeepers killed in DR Congo clashes

The base is located 45 kilometers (27 miles) from Congo's Beni, town repeatedly hit by rebels. Guterres called on authorities in the DRC to "investigate and swiftly bring...

Dec 09 2017

Activist assaulted, disrobed by liquor mafia

The Chief Minister "met me regarding Narela incident". After the meeting, Baijal said that he assured the chief minister of swift investigation and strongest punishment...

Dec 09 2017

Death in Nithari case

The CBI said it was alleged that Surender Koli committed rape and murder of a victim at D-5, Sector 3, Noida (UP) on November 12, 2006. It is the third case in which Pa...

Dec 09 2017

Half of Americans believe Russia-Trump collusion probe politically motivated

Trump's job approval is little changed since October (34%), but lower than in early February (39%), a few weeks after Trump's inauguration. The new poll, conducted by t...

Dec 09 2017

How Did Daniel Shaver Die? Philip Brailsford Acquitted For Shooting Unarmed Man

Shaver was shot at a hotel in the community of Mesa as officers responded to a call that someone was pointing a gun out a window. The shooting occurred in the Phoe...

Dec 09 2017

World leaders to 're-legitimise' Lebanon's Hariri at Paris talks

Analysts also see a risk of another war with Hezbollah's old foe, Israel, which is alarmed by the group's strength in Lebanon and Syria. The country is hosting more than ...

Dec 08 2017

PDP Reveals Why Atiku Won't Be Allowed To Vote At National Convention

The current spokesperson of the PDP, Prince Dayo Adeyeye, while briefing newsmen about the convention, however revealed that the party had barred Atiku from casting a vot...

Dec 08 2017

Matt Lauer breaks silence on sexual misconduct claims after NBC firing

NBC executives fired Lauer on Tuesday night soon after they saw a string of lewd messages and explicit photos he sent an intern during the Sochi Olympics , reports s...

Dec 08 2017

Boiling Point: Israeli Armor, Aircraft Pound Targets in Gaza Strip

After Friday prayers, thousands of Palestinians rallied in the Gaza Strip, the West Bank and East Jerusalem to protest a decision by U.S. President Donald Trump - announc...

Dec 08 2017

Father fatally shoots robber who pointed gun at family in Texas restaurant

Molina said he didn't have any money because he spent it all to buy the meal, and asked the robber to leave them alone, according to Fox29 in San Antonio . During the ex...