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Stories about World Media

Nov 09 2018

Hannity joins Trump on stage despite claiming he wouldn’t

In a Tuesday afternoon statement, a Fox News spokesperson said, "Fox News does not condone any talent participating in campaign events". It's considered standard for ...

Nov 09 2018

Police Officer Among 13 Dead In Bar Shooting In Thousand Oaks, California

Authorities have identified the suspect who killed 12 people at a country music bar in Thousand Oaks, Calif ., as 28-year-old Ian David Long . Ventura County Sheriff ...

Nov 09 2018

All Eyes on Florida's Gubernatorial Race: Will Florida Go Blue?

The campaign for Andrew Gillum announced Thursday it was bringing on Barry Richard, a lawyer who worked on the Florida recount in 2000, to handle operations for a pos...

Nov 08 2018

Trump clashes with reporters during fiery White House news conference

During the same press conference, PBS Newshour's Yamiche Alcindor asked what Trump thought of the belief that he and the Republican party are bolstering white nat...

Nov 08 2018

El Chapo jury includes Michael Jackson impersonator

The judge indicated he thinks the time and expense involved would add up to a logistical nightmare - and an inconvenience for New Yorkers who rely on the bridge to commut...

Nov 08 2018

First two Muslim women elected to US Congress: networks

The Palestinian-American Muslim ran under the Democratic Party, having previously served six years in the state legislature. Alongside Rashida Tlaib of Michigan, Om...

Nov 07 2018

Rouhani says Iran faces ‘war situation’ as USA sanctions take effect

The nations of South Korea , China , India , Italy, Greece, Japan, Taiwan and Turkey have been given a temporary exemption of the oil embargo to ensure the well-su...

Nov 07 2018

Oprah Winfrey Responds to Racist Robocalls Targeting Stacey Abrams

The offensive automated phone call uses derogatory language to refer to Winfrey and Stacey Abrams , the Democratic candidate for Georgia governor. Read the full surv...

Nov 07 2018

Barack Obama Slams Donald Trump Era Ahead of Crucial US Midterm Elections

I have an "aging grandmother", she said. Obama was in Miami and Atlanta, each home to minority voters that Democratic gubernatorial candidates Andrew Gillum in Flo...

Nov 07 2018

Three Girl Scouts picking up litter killed in 'tragic and senseless' hit-and-run

The primary school aged children were bagging litter in a ditch on the side of a country road in the small town of Lake Hallie, 150km east of Minneapolis, when tragedy st...

Nov 05 2018

Detected signals possibly from crashed Indonesian plane's black box

The devices record information about the speed, altitude and direction of the plane as well as flight crew conversations. Two interviewed on Indonesian TV recalled deta...

Nov 05 2018

Erdogan adviser said Khashoggi's body was dismembered and dissolved: newspaper

After a month of silence, Benjamin Netanyahu has finally spoken out against the murder of the Washington Post columnist who was "disappeared" upon entering the Saudi co...

Nov 05 2018

Tamil prisoners may be released to tilt scales in favour of Rajapaksa

Sirisena abruptly fired Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Oct.26 and appointed former president Rajapaksa to lead the ruling coalition instead, raising fears at ho...

Nov 05 2018

New U.S. Sanctions Against Iran Go Into Effect

Deputy Minister Michael Oren, Israel's former ambassador to the USA, also praised the reimposed sanctions as "a historic opportunity to amend the risky injustice of t...

Nov 04 2018

Races to watch in US midterm elections

Four out of 10 of Nevada's active voters already have cast their ballots ahead of Tuesday's general election , with Democrats leading Republicans in statewide turnou...

Nov 04 2018

'Just Ask Hillary': 'Outnumbered' on Impact of Oprah, Hollywood on Midterm Voters

The top two candidates each have a favorable rating of 46 percent, while their unfavorable number is also even at 42 percent. Abrams would be the first black female go...

Nov 04 2018

United States to Grant Waivers to Some Countries Importing Iran Oil

Iran said it was not troubled over the re-imposition of US sanctions, which target not only its vital oil and gas sector but also shipping, ship-building and banking ind...

Nov 04 2018

United Nations agency urges open access for aid to Yemen

The development comes a day after the Yemeni government said it welcomed "all efforts to restore peace" following calls by key U.S. officials and the UN's envoy to Yemen ...

Nov 03 2018

Will the body of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi ever be found?

But, as worldwide pressure mounted, the kingdom said that the Washington Post contributor and critic of the Saudi government died inside the mission when an argument de...