Stories about Global Media

Dec 14 2018

In desperate attempt to save Brexit deal, May heads to Europe

After postponing the vote by MPs on the Withdrawal Agreement and political declaration, the government has offered no alternative date, prompting concerns that May is try...

Dec 14 2018

The Trump Presidency: Michael Cohen sentenced to three years prison

Federal prosecutors said Trump ordered the payouts to protect his campaign from allegations of sexual affairs with an adult film actress and a Playboy model. He added...

Dec 14 2018

Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian Ofra Shooting Suspect

In the pre-dawn hours on Thursday, Israeli forces also shot dead a Palestinian accused of killing two settlers in the West Bank last October, following a two-month manh...

Dec 14 2018

Marriott data breach linked to Chinese intelligence-gathering

In a hack dating back to 2014, hackers gained access to a swath of personal data from Marriott and Starwood hotel guests, including credit card information and passport n...

Dec 14 2018

Jose Canseco Pitches Trump for Chief of Staff Position

The announcement comes not from the White House Communications Department, not from Sarah Huckabee Sanders, and not even former Fox News co-President Bill Shine - now...

Dec 14 2018

Accused Russian spy pleads guilty to conspiracy

Russian citizen Maria Butina pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to conspiring to influence US politics through her connections to the National Rifle Association ...

Dec 14 2018

Norfolk's MPs react to Theresa May vote victory

For an internal no-confidence vote to be formally triggered, at least 48 Conservative Party MPs needed to submit letters of no confidence in the prime minister to Graham ...

Dec 13 2018

Vijay Mallya to be extradited to India

Mallya made the remarks while talking to reporters outside the Westminster Magistrates' Court which delivered its verdict on his extradition after a year-long trial. ...

Dec 13 2018

Football player, 16, 'murdered pregnant cheerleader, 17, then put body in dumpster'

Pregnant Woman Strangled to Death After She Objects to a Co-Passenger Smoking in Jallianwala Bagh Express Traveling to Bihar . They eventually discovered Rouhselang's bod...

Dec 13 2018

Bomb Threat Deemed Safe Near Menlo Park Facebook And Instagram Offices

Menlo Park Police Department issued an alert shortly after 5.20pm local time (1.20am BST). A few buildings in Facebook's main campus in Menlo Park, California, were eva...

Dec 13 2018

Trudeau responds to Trump’s musings of political interference in Huawei CFO arrest

Meng Wanzhou , 46, Huawei's chief financial officer and the daughter of its founder, faces U.S. accusations that she misled multinational banks about Iran-linked transa...

Dec 13 2018

Russia: Putin says he only heard of alleged spy after arrest

Accused Russian spy Maria Butina appears to have reached a plea deal with federal prosecutors. Butina is charged with conspiracy and acting as an unregistered forei...

Dec 13 2018

Murky logic in arrest of Huawei princess

The bail hearing for Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou has revealed she is charged with concealing ties between her company and another that violated U.S. trade sanctions. If China...

Dec 13 2018

TIME Magazine Surprises Us All With Their "Person of the Year" Choice

One of the Time covers shared widely online features Pan Ei Mon and Kyaw Soe Oo's wife Chit Su Win holding photos of their imprisoned husbands. The cover is not alw...

Dec 13 2018

Turkey calls for justice for Khashoggi killing under international law

Ankara is ready to take the case regarding the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi to an worldwide court if necessary, Turkey's Minister of Justice Abdulhamit G...

Dec 13 2018

India's ruling BJP loses three crucial states in regional elections

The Election Commission of India will be making a declaration of the results shortly. Similarly in Bhopal , supporters from both Kamal Nath and Scindia's camps gathere...

Dec 13 2018

Brexit to be cancelled?

This is significant because it means time could be bought to hold a referendum or general election whose result could see Brexit cancelled. Many warn, however, that i...

Dec 13 2018

United Kingdom court orders extradition of former Kingfisher boss Vijay Mallya

The Central Bank of India opened a criminal investigation into Mallya in 2015, and the Metropolitan police's extradition unit arrested him in April a year ago on behalf...

Dec 12 2018

Winter storm brings heavy snow, flight cancellations to Southeast

Virginia State Police said Interstate 81 in far southwest Virginia was particularly risky, with snow coming down faster Sunday afternoon than crews could clear it. "Anoth...

Dec 12 2018

Theresa May to address Commons after botched vote on Brexit deal

None of that would be in the national interest. "And a leadership election would not change the fundamentals of the negotiation or the parliamentary arithmetic". "The v...