Stories about World Media

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...

Dec 19 2017

Rights group reports more destruction of Rohingya villages

The 30-member committee was formed at a meeting between the two neighboring countries in Dhaka with 15 officials each from Bangladesh and Myanmar . Testimonies gathere...

Dec 19 2017

Senate committee blocks controversial Ex-Im Bank chairman nominee

The panel voted 10 to 13 against Garrett, a former Republican House lawmaker who has pushed to break up up the agency in the past. WASHINGTON-Ahead of scheduled Senate ...

Dec 19 2017

Former Springfield teacher accused of rape

Her biography page, which has been removed from the school's website , said she has "always felt called to work with youth and is very excited that God opened the door f...

Dec 19 2017

Hawe inquests resume this morning

Stephen and Olive Hawe said in a statement released as the inquest into the five deaths draws to a close in Cavan, that in one night they lost "three attractive grandchil...

Dec 19 2017

IOF Arrests Palestinian Girl Ahed Tamimi in Ramallah

Israelis were furious when a video clip showing two young Palestinians girls physically abusing an IDF soldier went viral over the weekend. A statement from the IDF...

Dec 19 2017

Major soccer announcement to be held in Nashville on Wednesday

After a December 6 meeting in NY for finalists Nashville, Detroit , Cincinnati and Sacramento with the MLS Expansion Committee, Nashville officials have been fairly quie...