Stories about World Media

Dec 20 2017

Cavs and Bucks trade daggers in wild game

On Tuesday night, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers squared off against Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks inside the BMO Harris Bradley Center, r...

Dec 20 2017

Attorney General Madigan Urges Congress to Swiftly Pass a Clean DREAM Act

People protesting in front of the nation's Capitol urge Congress to pass a fix for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program on December 6. In early Sep...

Dec 20 2017

China, Russia denounce USA strategic report

But China's foreign ministry criticised the strategy report, saying Washington should "abandon outdated notions". But the two countries have been locked in an increasin...

Dec 20 2017

Norwegian Spy Arrested in Moscow for Espionage against Russian Federation

Frode Berg was arrested earlier this month due to possession of secret documents in Moscow and was accused of sharing sensitive information about the Russian North Flee...

Dec 20 2017

Minneapolis Police: Man who pulled weapon while being questioned shot

Arradondo said multiple officers discharged their weapons, though he was not sure how many. Chief Arradondo said officers responded to City Hall at 4:43 p.m. "The offic...

Dec 20 2017

Cardinal Bernard Law dead at age 86

Law's fluency in Spanish and wide travels in Latin America made him an ideal candidate as the diocese welcomed new immigrants who were starting to rival the established I...

Dec 20 2017

Britain not treating incident at military base as terrorism at this stage

The Pentagon initially urged all individuals near RAF Mildenhall to avoid it, but the lockdown was lifted about an hour after the potential threat was reported. In 20...

Dec 20 2017

Australian, American and Malaysian Arrested for Drugs in Bali

Drug traffickers are were put alongside terrorists, murderers, and those accused of corruption as the country's worst criminals, which he said Australians didn't understa...

Dec 20 2017

Congress paid out $115000 in sexual harassment claims from 2008

The information does not include the names of the victims or the accused and it does not include other ways members of Congress can settle claims, including with their in...

Dec 20 2017

Here's Why the Trump Administration Called Out North Korea's Cyberattacks

Experts believe the ransomware didn't deliver a big payday - largely because word got around that paying the ransom didn't free computers' data. WannaCry affected aroun...

Dec 20 2017

Hillsborough jail investigating lawyer who filmed sex acts in Pinellas jail

Spark would put $30 or $40 into the 28-year-old womans commissary account, Gualtieri said, and told her he was uploading the videos to the Internet. Andrew Spark is ...

Dec 20 2017

HR McMaster says the USA 'can't tolerate' a nuclear-armed North Korea

The U.S. and Canada are preparing to host a meeting in January on North Korea's nuclear ambitions, a senior State Department official told reporters . The White House sa...

Dec 20 2017

CAF announced final shortlists for Best of the Year awards

Top 3 finalists for National Team of the Year award: Cameroon, Egypt and Nigeria. Without giving any reason, the Confederation of African Football has removed the aw...

Dec 20 2017

Recount begins in contested House of Delegates race in Newport News

In the end, it came down to one vote. A three-judge panel must formally certify the recount vote, which is slated for Wednesday. The fallout from a neatly split House...

Dec 20 2017

Tuesday forecast: Above average temperatures continue through today and tomorrow

And after some morning sprinkles passed through and clouds finally broke for some sunshine, temperatures took off this afternoon and shot up well into the 50s. High near ...

Dec 19 2017

Hearings to explore elimination of tipped wage

The Cuomo administration says it will award another $100 million to revitalize downtowns in NY state. Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday announced the deployment o...

Dec 19 2017

When will my bins be collected this Christmas?

The bin collection service will return to normal on 8 January 2018. Residents can check their bin collection dates at any time throughout the year by downloading the ...

Dec 19 2017

Patriots' Rob Gronkowski, Danny Amendola surprise walk-on with scholarship

He made so many big plays that he was named to the 2nd-team All-Big 12 team. It's a moment Parker and his teammates probably won't ever forget. Justus Parker, a defensi...

Dec 19 2017

Hindu outfit calls for ban on Christmas celebrations in Aligarh schools

A Hindu nationalist group has reportedly warned Christians schools in Aligarh, in India's Uttar Pradesh state, against celebrating Christmas where Hindu students are in...

Dec 19 2017

The UK's brand new €3.5 billion aircraft carrier is leaking

The HMS Queen Elizabeth , which has an estimated service life of 50 years, has been leaking for a while. However, Sky News says officials are portraying the leak a...