Stories about World Media

Jan 09 2018

Gays Marry in Midnight Wedding Ceremonies Across Australia

Commonwealth Games hopefuls Luke Sullivan , 23, and Craig Burns , 29, said "I do" shortly after the clock struck 12:00 am in rural New South Wales state - heralding a...

Jan 09 2018

AgustaWestland case: Italy court gives top two executives clean chit

The officials said the same set of evidence had resulted in their conviction earlier. The inquiry followed the arrests of Orsi and Spagnolini by the Italian investigators...

Jan 09 2018

Three terrorists killed in Central Kashmir

Soon after the news of the gunfight spread in adjoining villages, several youths assembled near the encounter site. The area is under cordon and searches were underway ...

Jan 09 2018

Mueller Conveys Interest In Questioning Trump

Mueller raised the issue of interviewing Trump during a meeting in late December with the president's lawyers, John Dowd and Jay Sekulow, the Post said. "Clearly the ...

Jan 09 2018

Supreme Court's Refusal To Intervene

That's why you may graphics circulating on social media that are asking people to call Lambda Legal or the Mississippi Center for Justice if they've been discrimina...

Jan 09 2018

32 missing, including 30 Iranians, in sea collision in China

If all of the Sanchi's cargo spills, it would be the biggest oil slick from a ship for decades. It released a photo of the Sanchi enveloped in smoke and flames. A ves...

Jan 09 2018

Pierce County deputy was Navy veteran, father

The deputy was the first person to arrive on scene. The Pierce County Sheriff's Department said on Twitter that the officer, who has not been identified, was dispatched...

Jan 09 2018

Warning light causes U.S. helicopter to make 'preventive landing' on Okinawa

The US Marine Corps told Japanese authorities that the UH-1 helicopter made the emergency landing on Saturday afternoon after its indicators suggested the possible proble...

Jan 09 2018

Cliven Bundy: Case dismissed for Nevada rancher in standoff

Navarro, in a ruling from the bench, said that the governments missteps in withholding evidence against the three Bundy family members and a supporter, Ryan W. But Cliv...

Jan 09 2018

China opposes U.S. 'finger pointing' at Pakistan

China defends its "iron-brother" Pakistan on the issue of terrorism. US President Donald Trump's tirade against Pakistan has appeared to further boost economic and de...

Jan 09 2018

NYC Pedestrian Deaths Drop 32 Percent Last Year

In 2017, 214 people, 101 of them pedestrians, died in traffic crashes compared to 231 people in 2016. The previous year, there were 148 pedestrian deaths and 83 other typ...

Jan 09 2018

Govt Receives 493 Libya Returnees, to Unveil Rehabilitation Plan

The foreign minister revealed that Nigeria intends to pull out an estimated 5,500 migrants, adding that the total number of Nigerians in Libya is unknown. He said: "Presi...

Jan 09 2018

Israel hits Hamas posts after Gaza mortar fire

Abbas had dramatically reduced payments to Israel for the electricity - effectively slashing the supply - in a bid to pressure Hamas to loosen its grip on Gaza. During th...

Jan 09 2018

Lions' defensive coordinator Teryl Austin to become new Bengals' DC

Guenther had been considered a potential candidate for the Bengals' head-coaching job before Marvin Lewis re-signed for two more years last week. Austin, the former def...

Jan 09 2018

President ties border wall to DACA deal

Since President Trump announced the end of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA ) program last September, Democrats and amnesty advocates have maintain...

Jan 09 2018

Paris Hilton wants to Wednesday as soon as possible

Paris , who is a veteran at dodging the paps should she fancy, wasted no time in fleeing the scene but Chris just wasn't sharp enough to figure out what was happening...

Jan 09 2018

Tray: Nine issues for the new education secretary

It's part of a United Kingdom cabinet reshuffle , which has also seen Northern Ireland secretary James Brokenshire resign his post on health grounds. No new first minist...

Jan 09 2018

Pence to head to Middle East late next week

Pence will leave on January 19 for Egypt, where he will hold talks the next day with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. Pence, a strong supporter of Trump's decision on Je...

Jan 09 2018

France's Macron Visits China to Forge Strategic Partnership

The gift is also in response to the Chinese "pandemic diplomacy" - the first lady Brigitte Macron became a godmother of a Chinese panda given by Beijing to a zoo outs...

Jan 09 2018

Martin Luther King Weekend

An informal Q&A moderated by a civil rights scholar follows each reading, giving visitors an opportunity to respond to the letter's relevance today. The celebration wil...