Stories about Global Media

Dec 08 2016

Sandy Hook Hoaxer Threatens Parent Of Dead Child

The Sandy Hook shootings left 20 children and six adults dead. A Florida woman who believes the Sandy Hook School shooting was a hoax was arrested after making death ...

Dec 08 2016

Truax Field makes the final cut as possible home of F-35's

The Air Force has already chose to base 18 F-35As at Burlington Air Guard Station in Vermont, home of the 158th Fighter Wing. The aircraft would begin arriving in the ear...

Dec 08 2016

Joe Biden Goes on the Late Show, Plays Everyone's Dad

Biden started things off by joining Stephen Colbert to give a family pep talk and comfort America over peoples' anxieties about Donald Trump's imminent presidency. "You k...

Dec 08 2016

Pence to talk to conservative group at Trump's new DC hotel

Vice President-elect Mike Pence addresses the Heritage Foundation's 2016 President's Club Meeting in Washington , Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. In delivering his remarks, the...

Dec 07 2016

Puratchi Thalaivi Jayalalithaa's last rites performed

Jayalalithaa will be given a funeral with state honours later Tuesday at the Marina beach with a string of national leaders in attendance. During this the Police Securit...

Dec 07 2016

Kofi Annan downplays claims of Myanmar genocide

The Rohingya are not among the 135 ethnic groups recognised by law in Myanmar, where many majority Buddhists refer to them as "Bengalis" to indicate they regard them as i...

Dec 07 2016

S. Korea's Park makes rare public appearance amid scandal

But the Saenuri Party's non-Park faction, which holds the deciding vote in an impeachment, showed a more reserved stance than before, insisting on a December 9 date for t...

Dec 07 2016

Texas Republican elector says he won't cast ballot for Trump

U.S. President-Elect Donald Trump walks back into an elevator after emerging for a minute to speak to the media at Trump Tower following meetings on December 6, 2016, in ...

Dec 07 2016

UN Security Council strengthens North Korea sanctions

China, the world's largest coal producer and consumer, is the only importer of North Korean coal, according to US officials, a trade it conducts as a way of propping up...

Dec 07 2016

Donald and Ivanka Trump Met Al Gore to Chat About Climate Change

Gore reportedly called the meeting " lengthy and very productive ". He categorized the meeting as a "sincere search for common ground". "I found it an extremely int...

Dec 07 2016

Man who shot ex-NFL player charged with manslaughter

Gasser's manslaughter charge carries a maximum of 40 years in prison should he be convicted. Normand described what happened Thursday afternoon: Gasser and McKnight had...

Dec 07 2016

Syrian forces take more east Aleppo districts

Secretary of State John F. Kerry, in Brussels for a meeting of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation foreign ministers, said he expects to meet with Lavrov later this week...

Dec 07 2016

Italian premier Renzi told to stay put; foes press for vote

That could well thwart the ambitions of comedian Beppe Grillo who leads the populist Five Star Movement, an Internet-based and ideologically unorthodox party with sociall...

Dec 06 2016

Relief for Austria's Jewish community as far-right candidate is defeated

Hofer said he needs Austrians and would work for them, threatening to dismiss the parliament when necessary. The court said the election would have to be repeated nat...

Dec 06 2016

Patriots place Rob Gronkowski on injured reserve, ending season

He has had two previous surgeries to fix herniated disks in his back - in 2009, when he was at the University of Arizona and missed the entire season, and in 2013, his fo...

Dec 06 2016

Duterte: Trump supports the Philippines' drug war

MANILA , Philippines (AP) — President Rodrigo Duterte said Saturday Donald Trump wished his deadly crackdown on illegal drugs would succeed during a telephone call, a...

Dec 06 2016

Donald Trump's first foreign policy call

He used the occasion to whack China , saying the country devalues its currency and built "a massive military complex in the middle of the South China Sea" without USA ...

Dec 06 2016

Jill Stein Changes Course With New Suit Seeking PA Recount

Trump surpassed the 270 electoral votes needed to win, with 306 electoral votes , and the recount would have to flip the result to Clinton in all three states to c...

Dec 06 2016

An Ugly Win Is Still A Good Win For The Packers

The Packers were looking at third and 1 from the Houston 2 when Rodgers gave it right back, mishandling a snap that Whitney Mercilus recovered at the five. Receiver Ty ...

Dec 06 2016

Appoint 'Mad Dog' Mattis as our secretary of Defense

In order to confirm Mattis, Congress would have to change a law that prevents those who have been on active military duty within the last seven years from serving in the ...