Stories about World Media

Dec 27 2017

Japan Lashes Out as South Korea Reviews Landmark Sex-Slave Deal

The foreign minister also said the government must promote communication with the women. The foundation was established hastily following the bilateral deal and the minis...

Dec 27 2017

Jairam Thakur takes oath as 14th CM of Himachal Prades

The swearing-in ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi , BJP veteran L K Advani, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP national president Amit Shah and man...

Dec 27 2017

Sydney mother faces execution if convicted of drug offences in Malaysia

The lawyer for a Sydney grandmother facing drug smuggling charges in Malaysia has secured an acquittal for his client. The sentence comes after she claimed she fell...

Dec 27 2017

Oil hits $60 a barrel for the first time in 2.5 years

Libya's state-run National Oil Corporation said the explosion jeopardized output by up to 100,000 barrels a day. According to the source, the price for February Futures...

Dec 27 2017

Bitter cold, lake-effect snow to continue

Lows may reach zero by Sunday and into early next week. You are going to need them! This makes for some COLD weather. The last time we had a stretch longer than a week ...

Dec 27 2017

Duke pulls away from Northern Illinois

He threw just five interceptions but completed only 57 percent of his passes. Redshirt sophomore quarterback Daniel Jones fired two touchdown passes and ran for a third. ...

Dec 27 2017

Library Of Congress Stops Archiving Every Single Tweet

In 2010, the Library of Congress announced an exciting and groundbreaking acquisition-a gift from Twitter of the entire archive of public tweet text beginning with the fi...

Dec 27 2017

Four found dead in basement apartment in Troy, NY

It is not clear if police are searching for persons of interest in the case. The building's property manager was among the victims who were found dead, reported the A...

Dec 27 2017

Countries backing US' Jerusalem move under US shadow

After talks with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, Morales made a decision to instruct Guatemala's foreign ministry to move the embassy, the president said on hi...

Dec 27 2017

Cuomo is allowing New Yorkers to prepay their property taxes

Many homeowners are trying to pay 2018 property taxes before the end of 2017 in order to get ahead of changes in the new federal tax overhaul that could hurt them. Onli...

Dec 27 2017

Donald Trump Issues Statement for Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa lasts for seven days to honor the seven principles Karenga chose to celebrate. Tuesday is the start of Kwanzaa . Created in 1966 by noted black American sch...

Dec 27 2017

White nationalists create memorial for Justine Rusczyzk outside police station

Elder told the Minnesota Public Radio News , "We can not allow any memorial and anything like that to be put up at that location". Noor reportedly fired his weapon fro...

Dec 27 2017

US sanctions two North Korean officials over missile prog: US Treasury Dept.

The UN Security Council unanimously adopted a resolution on tightening sanctions against North Korea over its November 29 ballistic missile launch last week. "The North K...

Dec 27 2017

Google eyeing brick and mortar stores in India to push Pixel

In addition to opening pop-up locations in Los Angeles and NY for the 2017 Made by Google lineup, the company opened a series of similar stores in India. "They got a ...

Dec 27 2017

Democrat in Virginia House race asks to delay breaking tie

David Yancey a day after the recount. The ballot shows the voter filled in the bubble for both Yancey and Simonds, but there was a line through the bubble for Simonds. ...

Dec 26 2017

North Korea says new United Nations sanctions 'an act of war'

The UN Security Council unanimously imposed new sanctions on North Korea on Friday for its recent intercontinental ballistic missile test, seeking to limit its access to ...

Dec 26 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's meeting with mother and wife not the last

Jadhav's wife and mother met him for the first time after his detention in March 2016, but they were seated across a glass partition at the Pakistan Foreign Office. ...

Dec 26 2017

No New 'Iron Curtain' between Russia, US: Lavrov

North Korea's foreign ministry said on Sunday that the latest United Nations sanctions against North Korea were an act of war and tantamount to a complete economic blo...

Dec 26 2017

Hawaii Friends Brothers: 60-Year Friendship Gets Special Surprise

Aside from common interests, Robinson and Macfarlane also bonded because Macfarlane never knew his father and Robinson was adopted. The two were born and raised in Haw...

Dec 26 2017

Trump calls dossier about him 'Crooked Hillary pile of garbage'

Trump, quoting Fox News , slammed the dossier and noted it hasn't been verified. - Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 23, 2017Wow, " FBI lawyer James Baker...