Stories about World Media

Feb 01 2018

Governor Urges SC Residents to Stand During Anthem

Look, if you're in SC and want to stand for the anthem during what is ultimately a television show, stand for the anthem. "It is spoiled, entitled, ridiculous for the p...

Feb 01 2018

SD Senator Mike Rounds on Train in Accident in Virginia

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders confirmed the death, adding that no lawmaker was seriously hurt. "Please take a moment to pray for those injured in the trai...

Feb 01 2018

1 victim in critical condition after LA school shooting

Police and emergency crews respond to Sal Castro Middle School following a shooting on February 1, 2018. The boy was listed in critical condition and the girl was liste...

Feb 01 2018

Michelle Obama tells Ellen to 'forget what they're saying in Washington'

In January 2017, Twitter instantly turned the moment when the former first lady appeared to give first lady Melania Trump the side-eye after receiving a large Tiffany & C...

Feb 01 2018

NYC snow, rain in the forecast this week

Forecasters are predicting a particularly freezing February with "several chances of snow" for the NY region between Feb. 4 and Feb. 15, according to Accuweather. Highest...

Feb 01 2018

This Woman Tried To Board A Flight With An Emotional Support Peacock

She had offered to buy the bird its own plane ticket, according to travel blog Live and Let Fly . Ventiko, who was identified by Newsweek , then volunteered to pay fo...

Feb 01 2018

More than 900 trapped underground in Free State mine

The miners got stuck on Wednesday night due to a power outage, the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) said, calling on the company involved, Siban...

Feb 01 2018

College Player-Racial Comment, 2nd Ld-Writethru,242

A white college tennis player from Appalachian State University has been suspended from his team after saying a racist comment to a black opponent during the middle of ...

Feb 01 2018

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry admits to extramarital affair

She apologized to her husband, Bruce, and the people of Nashville. At the press conference, Barry said every one of the trips had been business-related and Forrest's ov...

Feb 01 2018

Canada's national anthem is going to be gender neutral

Senators voted overwhelmingly in favour of changing the lyrics of "O Canada " to remove gendered language, despite opposition from some Conservative lawmakers. "We can n...

Feb 01 2018

Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX)

The total number of shares traded in the last 12 months is 2.09 million. Lennar Corporation (NYSE:LEN) has risen 19.91% since January 31, 2017 and is uptrending. Citigrou...

Feb 01 2018

Federal Bureau of Investigation opposes move to release Russian Federation probe memo, at odds with Trump

The memo arrived at the White House on Monday evening after Republicans on the House intelligence committee brushed aside opposition from the Justice Department and ...

Feb 01 2018

Afrin Canton Co-Chair: 'We Called on Syrian Army to Protect us'

French officials are alarmed that the Turkish have openly violated Syrian borders to target the YPG, a Kurdish group that have played a significant role in the fight ag...

Feb 01 2018

AT&T beats Q4 earnings expectations

AT&T added 329,000 postpaid phone customers in the quarter, an increase from both Q4 2016 and Q3 2017. A year prior, the company reported $2.84 per share on revenue o...

Feb 01 2018

Court orders Turkey Amnesty chief freed

Taner Kilic has been in prison since June in the coastal province of Izmir on terrorism charges. Prosecutors say Kilic downloaded ByLock, a messaging application used b...

Feb 01 2018

Apple Responds to US Government Investigation Over iPhone Slow Down Scandal

Apple's troubles with authorities concerning the iPhone slowdown controversy continue . The inquiry is in early stages, and it's too soon to conclude if any enforce...

Feb 01 2018

'Morning Joe' Rips Michael Wolff Over Nikki Haley Rumors: 'It's Disgraceful!'

It just seems that it is so irresponsible", Percio said. "I did not go after her and what I meant was i found it puzzling she would deny something she was not accuse...

Feb 01 2018

Taiwan ranks No. 33 on Global Democracy Index

The report was coincidentally released at a time when the government is under pressure from human rights groups to lift its order of shutting three leading TV stations....

Feb 01 2018

UNG hosts Black History Month events

Historian William Thierfelder will explore the history of African Americans serving in the US armed forces, using Executive Order 9981 as a focal point. Having iconic por...

Feb 01 2018

Durban ODI: Proteas ask India to bowl first

We are trying to see, this is the first time every conversation we have as selection panel, captain or coach, see how we could have a look at more players. Chahal and Kul...