Stories about Global Media

May 24 2017

5 jurors picked for Cosby trial, 2 know a sex assault victim

The lawyers are studying each person's race, sex, age, occupation and interests to try to guess their inherent sympathies, experts said. Cosby, 79, is accused of druggi...

May 24 2017

Freed Nigerian schoolgirls to meet families after 3 years

We have severally warned them going even 2km kilometres away from their camps in that axis is very risky because the Boko Haram insurgents were there in the bush. Mr. N...

May 24 2017

Philippine President Seeks to Strengthen Cooperation with Russian Federation

After being denied weapons - and criticised by the U.S. media for his take-no-prisoners policy against the drugs mafia, Duterte had indicated he may turn to Moscow to pro...

May 24 2017

Indonesia police arrests dozens in raid on Jakarta gay sauna

The men will each receive 85 strokes during the punishment, which will take place in public. The couple were arrested in March after neighborhood vigilantes in the pr...

May 24 2017

Iranian president calls US relations 'a curvy road'

After the reelection success of moderate President Hassan Rouhani , the comments from president Trump came thick and fast, saying that Iran has "fueled the fires of sect...

May 24 2017

North Korea successfully launches new missile

In 2013, state media said North Korean leader Kim watched a drone attack drill on a simulated South Korean target. North Korea has flown drones over the border in the p...

May 23 2017

Trump's landing in Israel may already have made history

Mr Trump's visit to Israel is the second leg of his first global trip as president. Same with the U.N., with the cover of the U.N. Obviously that's a huge difference from...

May 23 2017

Texas revives transgender 'bathroom bill' for public schools

We look forward to creating a place where all are welcome within the boundaries of state law. Late Sunday and early Monday, Texas legislators advanced a version of the...

May 23 2017

Republicans already giving Trump's budget a cold shoulder

But the president has been an advocate of paid leave, mentioning it in his first speech to Congress. President Donald Trump's budget would drive millions of people off ...

May 23 2017

BBC One's new drama Three Girls hailed as a complete must

The three-part programme, Three Girls , brought to light the true story of widespread grooming and sexual assault of girls and young women in the area by a gang of Asian...

May 23 2017

Texas set to pass transgender bathroom law for schools

The amendment by Rep. Chris Paddie, R-Marshall , would apply to grade schools and high schools but not colleges and universities. "America has long recognized that sep...

May 23 2017

Donald Trump arrives in Jerusalem to meet Israeli and Palestinian leaders

President Donald Trump speaks during a bilateral meeting with Kuwait's Emir Shaikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, Sunday, May 21, 2017, in Riyadh. Trump has also retreated from...

May 23 2017

EU to approve mandate to open Brexit negotiations

Brexit Secretary David Davis has threatened to walk out of talks. He is planning for a showdown over... Only success in a first phase, which Barnier hopes can be wrappe...

May 23 2017

Next stop for Trump is Israel, in pursuit of 'ultimate deal'

On the second leg of his first overseas trip since entering office, Trump is to hold talks separately with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian P...

May 23 2017

Melania really does not want to hold Donald Trump's hand

The demonstrations are meant to draw attention to a month-long hunger strike by hundreds of prisoners being held by Israel and to protest what many Palestinians say is un...

May 23 2017

May and Corbyn to trade blows as General Election campaign turns nasty

On Trident, Mr Corbyn said: "I am often asked if as Prime Minister I would order the use of nuclear weapons". "I will do everything to protect the security and safety o...

May 23 2017

DHS Hopeful Clarke Denies Plagiarism in Master's Thesis

Bush's book "Decision Points", the 9/11 Commission Report , reports from the Pew Research Center and a Washington Post article, among other sources. Guy is a sleaze ba...

May 23 2017

Trump, in Israel, says he has new reasons to hope for peace

Oren Hazan, an Israeli lawmaker prepares to take a selfie with U.S. President Donald Trump during a welcoming ceremony at Ben-Gurion International Airport, in Tel Aviv, ...

May 23 2017

Labour's Odds of Winning General Election "Shortening by the Hour"

On Sunday, British security minister Ben Wallace, a former army officer who served in Northern Ireland, said: "People up and down the country will rightly be outraged tha...

May 23 2017

Prime minister surprises teens with prom photobomb on seawall

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau made an unscheduled media appearance in Vancouver on Friday night, when he photobombed a graduation photo. No one in the photo, ...