Stories about Global Media

Apr 25 2017

Ann Coulter's backers at UC Berkeley file lawsuit

Campus Republicans invited Coulter to speak at Berkeley this Thursday, but Berkeley officials informed the group last week that the event was being called off for securit...

Apr 25 2017

Haley warns NKorea about attacking United States base or testing ICBM

North Korea says its nuclear programme is defensive but it is trying to develop weapons small enough to put on ballistic missiles. "We call on (North Korea) to refrain ...

Apr 25 2017

Polls show Trump's approval at new low as 100-day mark looms

It is pushing the House to vote this week on repealing Obamacare, and it is risking a government shutdown in an effort to make Democrats pay for a border wall with Mexico...

Apr 25 2017

Trump administration sanctions 271 in Syrian chemical attack

Witnesses have said they saw warplanes attack Khan Shiekhoun - but Russian Federation, a key ally of President Assad, says a rebel depot of chemical munitions was hit. He...

Apr 25 2017

Tennessee teacher planned to take 15-year-old girl to Mexico

She has returned home. Cummins, who is the subject of a five-page criminal complaint filed last week in U.S. District Court in Nashville, is set to appear at 2 p.m.in f...

Apr 25 2017

Fugitive Teacher Claimed Teen Was 22-Year-Old Wife

The two disappeared from Columbia, Tenn. During the investigation into the teen's disappearance, email draft messages were found between Thomas and Cummins that show a ...

Apr 25 2017

College student killed at track and field event

Wheaton College says Roser was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grover, where he was pronounced dead. Wheaton College President Philip Ryken asked the ...

Apr 25 2017

Amber Heard, Tesla founder Elon Musk's first public outing as a couple

Musk, 45, divorced wife Talulah Riley , with whom he walked down the aisle on two separate occasions, last year. The billionaire Tesla and SpaceX boss, meanwhile, br...

Apr 25 2017

North Korea detains USA citizen as tensions rise

The school said he was detained by authorities at the airport "after several weeks of service, teaching at PUST". "We understand that this detainment is related to an i...

Apr 24 2017

UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

May had previously said categorically that the next general election would be held as scheduled in 2020. After debating the motion put forward by May in the Parliamen...

Apr 24 2017

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

Trump's presidency is approaching the symbolic 100-day mark, but his GOP allies in Congress have been tempering expectations that the president would emerge as a big vict...

Apr 24 2017

Blake Griffin Ruled Out For Playoffs With Toe Injury

How long is Blake Griffin out? He's a redundant piece for a team predicated on the Chris Paul-DeAndre Jordan pick-and-roll. Griffin and point guard Chris Paul were ...

Apr 24 2017

INTERNAL BLEEDING Drummer & Firefighter William Tolley Tragically Dies Battling Blaze

Officials say the unidentified firefighter was pronounced dead at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. In a social media posting, New York City mayor Bill DiBlasio stated, "...

Apr 24 2017

Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack on military base

In an email to CNN , spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said it was retaliation for the Afghan forces killing two Taliban officials in the northern provinces of Kunduz and Bagh...

Apr 24 2017

Thursday's roundup: James, Cavs come back from 26 down

One thing I do know is that we had a huge half-time deficit and were able to come back and win the game. He had to be fresh for the beginning of the second quarter, which...

Apr 24 2017

Babri Masjid: After SC order, Cong seeks Governor Kalyan Singh's resignation

Whatever the advocates of the BJP-led government sought to project following a British court's initiating extradition action against Vijay Mallya soon dissipated into irr...

Apr 24 2017

Canadian women beat Australia to reach Kitakyushu Sevens Cup final

Canada opened Pool C play at Mikuni World Stadium Kitakyushu with a 29-12 win over England. The Kiwis had gone unbeaten in pool play, opening with a five-try 31-0 win o...

Apr 24 2017

UC Berkeley students threaten to sue over Ann Coulter visit

Mogulof said the university does not have a venue open April 27 that campus police think can host Coulter without risk to those involved. The campus and the city itself...

Apr 24 2017

French presidential candidate leaks his call with Barack Obama

Former President Barack Obama has spoken by telephone with France's Emmanuel Macron and is hinting at support for the upstart, middle-way presidential candidate. The rele...

Apr 24 2017

Sessions Says New York City Is 'Soft On Crime.' The Numbers Disagree

In a statement accompanying the letters, the Justice Department specifically called out what it called New York City's "soft on crime" stance as causing an increase in ...