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Stories about World Media

Jan 20 2019

Kirsten Gillibrand makes first campaign stop outside NY diner

Gillibrand was appointed as New York's junior senator in 2009 after Hillary Clinton left the post to become secretary of state; she's since won two elections to ret...

Jan 20 2019

Gunmen kill Ghana's investigative journalist

Hussein-Suale had worked with Anas Aremeyaw Anas on an investigation into cash gifts in Ghana's football leagues. After the BBC broadcast the football documentary , ...

Jan 19 2019

Oxford says no to additional Huawei funding, East Asia News & Top Stories

The German government is actively considering stricter security requirements and other ways to exclude China's Huawei Technologies from a buildout of fifth-generation (...

Jan 19 2019

Jill Meagher's husband responds to Aiia Maasarwe murder

People leave floral tributes where the body of Isreali student Aiia Maasarwe was found near the Polaris Shopping centre in Bundoora , Melbourne, 18 January 2019. "I ...

Jan 19 2019

Divers swim with one of biggest great white sharks off Hawaii

The shark was first spotted by local freediver Kimberly Jeffries on January 13. The species "are not the mindless monsters they are portrayed as", she said. She... He...

Jan 19 2019

Lavrov: Russia expects Syrian govt gains in east

He added that said the parties had failed to agree on anything and Washington did not appear to be in the mood for more negotiations. "To see the missile does not confi...

Jan 19 2019

Trump feels shutdown strain from economists, Nancy Pelosi

Whether you blame Pelosi for provoking or Trump for his totally unpresidential response, the result is the same: The chances of a compromise that would resolve this alr...

Jan 18 2019

China court sentences Canadian to death for drugs

A court in Dalian in northeastern Liaoning province announced Monday evening that it had given Schellenberg the death penalty after reconsidering his case. Schellenberg n...

Jan 18 2019

Trump Prepares Case for Funding New Missile Defense Plan

Flying at low altitude and at many times the speed of sound, hypersonics are able to change direction and don't follow a ballistic arc, so are much harder to track and ca...

Jan 18 2019

Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada vows to fight for women's rights

The Saudi teen granted asylum in Canada last week has spoken for the first time since her arrival to her new home. Rahaf Mohammed al-Qunun captured the world's atte...

Jan 17 2019

Mueller Russia inquiry is no witch hunt, claims Trump attorney-general nominee

President Donald Trump's nominee to be U.S. attorney general has vowed he will not be bullied by the president. On Tuesday the nominee told senators former senior o...

Jan 17 2019

Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Kenya's capital

As the explosion and gunfire rang out in the leafy Westlands suburb, hundreds of terrified office workers barricaded themselves in the complex while some fled. Occasional...

Jan 17 2019

Mike Pence declares ISIS 'defeated' after troops killed in Syria

The U.K. -based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights group says that a suicide bomber probably carried out the attack. The warning comes into new light with the new...

Jan 15 2019

Dems Want To Censure King, McConnell Says GOPer's Comments Were 'Unwelcome'

King has faced criticism after he told The New York Times that he thought it was wrong white nationalism and white supremacy were considered offensive. In a statement...

Jan 15 2019

China sentences Canadian man to death after Canada detains tech executive

Then it planned to hide it in tires and tubing and ship it via container to Australia, according to the court. The Canadian was said to have inspected the cargo, assess...

Jan 15 2019

Kidnapping suspect watched 13-year-old as she got on bus

The power of prayer reaching all the way from Cameron to where Jayme was being kept in a rural home in Gordon where she had the strength to escape. Prosecutors charged ...

Jan 15 2019

'I never worked for Russia'

Speaking to the media outside the White House Monday, Trump lambasted the media as a "disgrace" for even asking whether he ever worked for Russian Federation. On Sunday...

Jan 14 2019

DeSantis suspends Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel

DeSantis cited a list of failures enumerated by a state panel that investigated BSO's response to the February 14, 2018, shootings at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High Schoo...

Jan 14 2019

Air visitors controllers' union sues over unpaid work throughout authorities shutdown

Now, some are quitting altogether, their union says. While the shutdown lingers on, TSA agents like Garcia said they are receiving support from other airport staffers a...