Stories about World Media

Jan 13 2018

NAACP president on Trump: 'We know he's a racist'

The president later said of his controversial remarks on Twitter that "The language used by me at the DACA meeting was tough , but this was not the language used". T...

Jan 13 2018

Suburban Elementary School Student Allowed To Receive Medical Marijuana Treatment At School

The commitment made to Judge John Blakey on Friday came two days after the student's parents sued Schaumburg-based District 54 and the state for the girl's right to take ...

Jan 13 2018

Winter Olympics Odds: Who will win the most Gold Medals? 1/10/18

He was part of a four-man crew that achieved fifth-place finishes at three successive global championships, including the Winter Olympics in Sochi, for which he could y...

Jan 13 2018

'Barely Made It Out' Says Couple Who Raced Car Out Of Mudslide

Firefighters did not find the driver, but said they did not receive any reports of injuries in the slide, which blocked streets and moved parked parked vehicles. Franklin...

Jan 13 2018

Japan protests as Chinese frigate sails close to disputed islands

Relations between China and Japan have shown signs of improvement in recent months after their leaders both gained fresh mandates and domestic support at the end of previ...

Jan 13 2018

Djokovic looks forward to trying out 'new serve' at Australian Open

They're all in the same half of the draw as defending champion Roger Federer , who past year returned from an extended injury time out to beat Rafael Nadal in the Aus...

Jan 13 2018

Abandoned dog walks 20 miles twice to get back to family

Not only did Cathleen make this trip once, but she walked 20 miles twice! KOCO reports that when the Oklahoma family moved from Seminole to Prague, they couldn't ta...

Jan 13 2018

The story (and song) behind Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In the past, the city's official Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration and parade took place near the steps of City Hall. "It's painfully ironic, or for some, just pla...

Jan 13 2018

Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa Will Lose Free and Fair Elections - Moyo

Windhoek-Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa is scheduled to pay a one-day courtesy visit to Namibia on Monday next week to, amongst others, hold bilateral talks wi...

Jan 13 2018

Dahanu: Boat carrying 40 children capsized off the coast, 4 dead

The students who were in the boat are from KL Ponda high school in Dahanu which is in Maharashtra's Palghar District. But there has been no official confirmation on the...

Jan 13 2018

From Norway to Haiti, Trump's comments stir fresh outrage

President Donald Trump speaks during a joint news conference with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg , Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg , speaks during a joint...

Jan 13 2018

Northern Michigan Hospitals Deal With IV Bag Shortage

Allen Cunningham, the Clinical pharmacy manager for Covenant Medical Center, says that right now hospitals are working on managing and sometimes rationing their supplies,...

Jan 13 2018

South and North Korea discuss joint women's ice hockey team for Olympics

The Unification Ministry said it will make a reply after reviewing the proposal. The proposals were not made public at the time, but they heighten a sense of soaring op...

Jan 13 2018

Republican senators in Trump meeting say they don't recall 'shithole' comment

The Vatican newspaper on Friday branded US President Donald Trump's reported comments about African countries and Haiti as " particularly harsh and offensive ". Presi...

Jan 13 2018

Sam's Club Abruptly Closes and Locks Out Employees

On average, about 150 employees work at Sam's Clubs location, she added. On Thursday evening a press release was issued in which Walmart, the owner of Sam's Club, said ...

Jan 13 2018

Chopper with ONGC employees on board goes missing in Mumbai

The chopper was scheduled to land at the designated oil rig at Mumbai High at 11 am, PTI quoted official sources as saying. The chopper was airborne at 10:20 am and...

Jan 13 2018

Seneca County residents warned of ice jams this weekend

Hazardous weather conditions are expected throughout the Valley over the next two days, said the National Weather Service . "It depends on the nature of the ice and how ...

Jan 13 2018

Toronto Girl's Hijab Reportedly Cut Off By Man With Scissors, Say Police

She is a student at Pauline Johnson Junior Public School. Toronto police are searching for a man who allegedly cut a young girl's hijab with a pair of scissors on...

Jan 13 2018

Dreamers Protection Has To Come With Border Wall

The administration plans to appeal. Trump scored good reviews, hence the remark about the White House "studio" on Wednesday. Appearing on Mornings on the Mall on W...

Jan 13 2018

Win Butler & other musicians respond to Trump's "shithole countries" comments

Karl Racin, who is Haitian-American, told As It Happens host Carol Off he's had enough of Trump's racist rhetoric - and his risky anti-immigration policies. "We are t...