Stories about World Media

Янв 19 2018

The plane that just set a new transatlantic record

As long as you don't count Concorde. The speedy trip from NY to London Gatwick on Monday 15 January was notched up by a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner and took five hours 13...

Янв 19 2018

FEMA: Hawaii didn't need approval to retract missile alert

To prevent a repeat of the incident, Hawaii's Emergency Management Agency has said it will require two employees to activate the alert system - one to issue the warning...

Янв 19 2018

Feds will retry NJ Sen. Bob Menendez on corruption charges

A second trial this year could pose a major distraction for Menendez and his fellow Democrats, who are already facing an unfriendly electoral map in their quest to wrest ...

Янв 19 2018

Belgium pledges to $23m of aid to UNRWA after United States funding cut

State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert said the money was being held but could be released "in the future, if reforms are met, if UNRWA agrees to undertake reforms, ...

Янв 19 2018

Friday weather: Showers likely, with highs in the mid-40s

Next week's forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with highs in the 40s. South wind 7 to 10 miles per hour. Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. The c...

Янв 19 2018

Trump Appointee Carl Higbie Resigns Following Offensive Comments

Higbie declined a request for comment from The Hill . As CNCS says on its website, through its core programs-AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and the Social Innovation Fund-CNC...

Янв 19 2018

Russian Federation for Removing Mass Destruction Weapons Away from Terrorists

Larijani said that the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), could by no means be changed or linked to other issues. Calling...

Янв 19 2018

Super blue blood moon eclipse: What you need to know

Registration is not required to stop in. Eclipse maximum occurs at 6:29 a.m.as the moon is low in the west, and the sky is brightening in the morning twilight. This is no...

Янв 19 2018

Can the US Still Go to War During a Government Shutdown?

In the House, Republicans muscled the measure through on a mostly party-line 230-197 vote after making modest concessions to chamber conservatives and defense hawks. "The...

Янв 19 2018

Take the test Trump took and see how you stack up

Jackson concluded that Trump is overall healthy for his age . The president has a body mass index of 29 .9 which places him in the overweight category on the verge of...

Янв 19 2018

Cape Town rations daily water usage ahead of crippling shortage

But De Lille is fighting the matter. Residents will be limited to 50 litres of water per person per day. "We have reached a point of no return". Authorities said earl...

Янв 19 2018

Leganes v Real Madrid Betting Preview

Real Madrid's Spanish forward Marco Asensio (right) challenges Leganes " defender Javier Eraso during the Spanish " Copa del Rey' (King's cup) football match between...

Янв 19 2018

Woman breastfeeding asked to leave Chick-fil-A

The owner has now apologized for how the situation was handled. Hornung told her story to local reporters and also posted a comment on social media that drew thousands ...

Янв 19 2018

Judge Halts Trump's Ban on DACA: USCIS Begins Accepting Renewals

The compromise would put them on a 12-year path to citizenship with up to two years credit for time spent with temporary deportation protections under the Deferred Actio...

Янв 19 2018

Vegas Massacre Charges Could Still Be Filed, Lawyer Says

Clark County District Court Judge Elissa Cadish asked Crosby as he argued to keep police search-warrant records sealed. Attorney Nicholas Crosby said charges might be p...

Янв 19 2018

Trump blames US Senator Durbin for blowing immigration deal

Trump would prefer more immigrants who look like those "Very fine people" who marched in Charlottesville carrying torches as they shouted racist and anti-Semitic chants. ...

Янв 19 2018

Ryan to Schumer: Don't Shut Down The Authorities

President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Friday morning to express his displeasure with Senate Democrats with hours to go before the government potentially shuts down...

Янв 19 2018

Aadhaar: Petitioners challenge process of gathering personal info

Compelling citizens to part with personal information to a third party-the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)-with whom they had no contractual relations ...

Янв 19 2018

MI tow truck driver narrowly escapes vehicle crash

When asked if he thought he was going too fast, he replied, "No I wasn't going to fast at all, I was doing less than the speed limit". Michigan State Police reminded mo...

Янв 19 2018

Kodak Black Arrested In Florida On Seven Felony Charges

Some of them are drug and weapons possession and even child neglect! Kodak Black attends the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards at The Forum on August 27, 2017, in Inglewood...