Stories about World Media

Dec 16 2017

Canadian billionaire Barry Sherman, wife Honey found dead at home

Police said they learned of the deaths after responding to a midday (1700 GMT) medical call at the Sherman's home in an affluent section of northeast Toronto. The police ...

Dec 16 2017

California sues Trump administration over Corinthian college students' unresolved debt reduction claims

Massachusetts Atty. Gen. Maura Healey said education officials are worsening the problem by garnishing wages and seizing tax refunds from students who qualify for debt re...

Dec 16 2017

4 killed, 367 injured in clashes with Israeli forces: Health min

Jerusalem remains at the heart of the Israel-Palestine conflict, with Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem - now occupied by Israel - might eventually serve as the c...

Dec 16 2017

Worldwide inequality grows as richest 0.1% grab more wealth

The World Inequality Report 2018 released Friday is based on a massive collection of data compiled by an worldwide team of researchers that includes renowned economists...

Dec 16 2017

Tillerson Retracts Offer for North Korea Talks Without Precondition

In carefully chosen words, Admiral John Richardson, the USA highest-ranking naval officer, underscored the Pentagon's preparedness for war with North Korea. "We would lov...

Dec 16 2017

France names winners of anti-Trump climate change grant

Macron is hosting the "One Planet" summit on the two-year anniversary of the Paris climate accord , which saw almost 200 governments agree to end their heavy reliance ...

Dec 16 2017

White House undercuts Tillerson on North

Nebenzia also responded to U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's accusation that Russian Federation allows North Korean laborers to toil in "slave-like conditions" fo...

Dec 16 2017

Unconscious man rescued from NY subway tracks

Vicente later told CBS New York she feared the worst - that the train would run over the sleeping man. "Sir, wake up!" Other riders were able to get the attention of the ...

Dec 16 2017

Sheep, Mary tussle over baby Jesus in children's pageant gone hilariously awry

My little sheep took the baby Jesus, breaking all the rules leaving poor little Mary no choice but to take action! The hilarity was chronicled in a now-viral video upl...

Dec 16 2017

Police are out to remind partygoers to 'Drive Sober'

The sheriff's department said the increased presence on area highways is meant to discourage people from getting behind the wheel of a vehicle while impaired. Nationally ...

Dec 16 2017

USA judge to lift house arrest for former Trump campaign manager Manafort

Prosecutors working with U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller sought to prevent Manafort's release, citing his recent move to write opinion artlcles about his work for U...

Dec 16 2017

Charlottesville vehicle attack suspect now faces 1st-degree murder charge

In the lead up to the preliminary hearing, Fields Jr.'s lawyer did not comment to the press, with Fields Jr. also not available for interviews. Mr. Fields, 20, who has ...

Dec 16 2017

Trump Participates in FBI Graduation Ceremony After Slamming Agency

On "The Story" Thursday night, Penn pointed to a recent Harvard CAPS-Harris poll that found 63 percent of voters believe that the FBI has been resisting providing informa...

Dec 16 2017

Egypt to sign deal to help resumption of Russian flights

MOSCOW-Russia is to resume flights between Moscow and the Egyptian capital of Cairo in February after more than a two-year hiatus, Russian transportation minister said ...

Dec 16 2017

German Social Democrats agree to start grand coalition talks

Nahles said party leaders would work on substantive issues in the talks, with a party conference in January to determine the way forward. "Germany needs a stable govern...

Dec 16 2017

SC refuses Cong plea for counting of VVPAT slips in Guj

Congress leaders and senior lawyers Abhishek Manu Singhvi , Kapil Sibal will appear for the party in the apex court. The Congress's accusations were in reference to i...

Dec 16 2017

Trump moves to stop spouses of H-1B visa holders from working

In addition to making changes in the H-4 EAD program, the DHS is also mulling of making some significant amendments to the H-1B visa program, which was one of the key age...

Dec 16 2017

Erdogan touts steps in United Nations against US Jerusalem move

We will wash the dirty linen in public of those who violate worldwide law'. In a teleconference broadcast before a crowd gathered in the province of Konya, in central A...

Dec 16 2017

Democrats draw vivid lesson from Alabama: Mobilize black voters

The Internet and media outlets placed Jones' victory in the hands of the Black female electorate, thanking Black women for preserving the image of America and certainly t...

Dec 16 2017

Carol Singers, Priests Allegedly Beaten up For 'Religious Conversions' in Satna

Fr M Rony, director of social work for Satna diocese, told mediapersons that the situation outside the police station was so hostile on Thursday that the six priests, who...