Stories about World Media

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...

Jan 09 2018

ASEAN commits to cooperate with India

The visit is aimed at giving a further boost to bilateral relations to the South East Asian countries within the framework of India's Act East Policy. She invited the sch...

Jan 09 2018

Republicans ask DOJ to weigh criminal charges against Trump dossier author

Blumenthal appeared on MSNBC tonight, and Steve Kornacki--filling in for Chris Matthews--asked him if he's aware of the evidence they're citing "that justifies the invest...

Jan 09 2018

And Jasper Co. School Districts to have two-hour delays on Monday

All central services staff should report for work on a two-hour delay Monday and the day will be an optional work day with a two-hour delay for teachers, district officia...

Jan 09 2018

Syria and Russian Federation continue to bombard Idlib province

In other footage, residents are heard screaming as they try to escape heavily damaged buildings, and the injured are seen being laid on stretchers and loaded into the bac...

Jan 09 2018

British Prime Minister Theresa May's begins new year with Cabinet reshuffle

As hacks got to grips with the news that Grayling's tenure as party chairman had been terminated around 27 seconds after it was announced, tributes for the politician kno...