Stories about World Media

May 27 2017

Pope, US President Donald Trump smile through differences after first meeting

Markuly noted that Trump has talked about peace through strength whereas Pope Francis believes in peace through dialogue and negotiation. Trump said he would read the...

May 27 2017

G7 leaders brace for clash with Trump on trade and climate

Spokesman Georg Streiter didn't comment directly on a report that Trump called Germany "bad, very bad " on trade because of the success of German companies in se...

May 27 2017

Manchester attacker 'likely' travelled to Syria: French minister

Former Boston police Commissioner Edward F. Davis said that, as was the case in the marathon bombing probe, investigators probably now have enough forensic clues from the...

May 27 2017

Fact Check: Does US Believe Western Wall Is in Israel?

Several foreign intelligence agencies have condemned the reports, which they say pose a risk for future intel gathering and sharing. A nine-day tour taking in Saudi Ara...

May 27 2017

Labour reaches highest rating yet in latest General Election poll

In what its leader Jeremy Corbyn called "a blueprint of what Britain could be", Labour promised to renationalize rail and mail services and water utilities and take s...

May 27 2017

Oversight Chair Seeks More FBI Documents In Russia Probe

The probe is headed by former FBI director Robert Mueller , appointed special counsel with broad powers to investigate Russian election meddling and possible collusion...

May 27 2017

Trump scolds NATO allies on their military spending

Trump had begun his speech by asking for a moment of silence in remembrance of the victims of Monday's terrorist attack in Manchester, England, that killed 22 and wounded...

May 27 2017

Manchester bomber called his mother before attack, said 'forgive me'

May said she planned to "make clear" to President Donald Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels later Thursday that "intelligence that is sh...

May 27 2017

Emmanuel Macron greets Donald Trump last, in second awkward encounter this week

Needless to say, it was a very fraught situation, given Trump's frequent jabs at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance and his apparent, utter lack of worldwi...

May 27 2017

26 killed in Egypt attack

The attacks left over 75 dead and scores wounded. The gunmen then fired at the bus with automatic weapons before fleeing in three 4×4 vehicles, they added. Following th...

May 27 2017

Facing anxious European leaders, Trump goes on offensive

It sounds unusual to characterize the North Atlantic Treaty Organization as a huge gun club, but the comparison can be useful in understanding the world's biggest militar...

May 26 2017

Flynn hit with more subpoenas, may be held in contempt of Congress

Flynn refused to cooperate with subpoenas from both the House and Senate intelligence committees, invoking his Fifth Amendment right in declining to comply while citi...

May 26 2017

Manchester attack arrests 'significant,' important items found

Britain raised its threat level from terrorism to "critical" after an emergency government meeting late Tuesday amid concerns that the 22-year-old Abedi may have accompli...

May 26 2017

CBO: Republicans' AHCA Would Leave 23 Million More Uninsured

The last CBO report estimated the House bill would cut Medicaid by almost $840 billion over a decade. The CBO issued two reports on earlier versions of the Republi...

May 26 2017

Trump meets Pope Francis at Vatican

To show you the depravity of the human heart, I'd rather join a séance with the handsome but evil Trump ladies than have an audience with Pope Francis . "The pope is the...

May 26 2017

Trump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's vision

The resolution replaced another that expressed the same expectations in even stronger language. Obama engaged with Iran to reach a breakthrough nuclear accord, which Trum...

May 26 2017

Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

It's there where Trump offered his condolences to the people of Manchester. Turning to the prime minister, who joined him for the speech , Trump said, "Benjamin Netanyah...

May 26 2017

Landslide buries California's scenic highway near Big Sur

The slide on one of America's most picturesque highways took place on Saturday morning in a remote and largely uninhabited area known as Mud Creek. Crews working to cle...

May 26 2017

President Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader - who calls it natural

In return they are hoping for a public display of commitment from Trump to Article 5 , the alliance's one-for-all collective defence pledge. Some world leaders appeare...

May 26 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation deflects House Oversight Committee's request for documents

President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign...