Stories about Global Media

Jan 08 2017

Google sued by Labor Department over pay data

The complaint says Google refused to do so in June and has not done so after follow-up requests. If found guilty of all 12 violations in the lawsuit, Google could be f...

Jan 07 2017

Russia Pulls Aircraft Carrier From Syria After 'Success' in Aleppo

Russian Federation is scaling back its military involvement in the Syria conflict, starting with the withdrawal of its only aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov , the...

Jan 07 2017

Gender pay gap for millennials falls to 5%, but parenting penalty persists

For generation X, the gap rose from 10 percent at age 30 to 25 percent at age 40. This is known as the "lifetime earnings penalty". The pay gap rises dramatically to 9 ...

Jan 06 2017

Supreme Court dismisses petition seeking CBI probe into Jayalalithaa's death

The court also refused to entertain another plea filed by Tamil Nadu Telugu Yuva Sakthi on the similar grounds and said , "Madras High Court is seized with the matter, s...

Jan 06 2017

Chicago attack condemned by Black Lives Matter campaigners

Chicago police arrested the attackers and amazingly, they're claiming it's not a hate crime . Others charges for the four teens include kidnapping, aggravated battery...

Jan 06 2017

SA on verge of win

Mathews said the third and final Test in Johannesburg, starting on January 12, provided a chance for the batsmen to show their mettle. You need long hours of concentratio...

Jan 06 2017

Iwobi, Iheanacho, Super Falcons win at 2016 CAF Awards

The awards remained the most prestigious in Africa, recognising outstanding players and other critical football stakeholders by Africa's highest football authority. Camer...

Jan 06 2017

Freed Gitmo detainees land in Saudi Arabia

In a tweet on Tuesday, the Republican declared : "There should be no further releases from Gitmo. These are extremely unsafe people and should not be allowed back onto th...

Jan 06 2017

Manila right to diversify alliances, says Russian envoy

Philippines Foreign Affairs Secretary Pefecto Yasay Jr. also met with his Russian counterpart previous year to discuss the current state of the relationship between the...

Jan 06 2017

Jeff Hoover becomes Kentucky's first Republican House Speaker in 96 years

Rep. Rick Nelson , a Democrat from Middlesboro, filed the transgender bathroom bill (House Bill 106 ) that would require public schools, state universities, state governm...

Jan 06 2017

Updates on Chicago teens who "tortured" man with disabilities

In the video the attackers can be heard saying: "Fuck Trump" and "Fuck white people". Police later discovered a Facebook video showing the victim being tortured w...

Jan 06 2017

Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick introduces anti-transgender bathroom bill

We're on the right side of history. Hopefully there are enough people in the Legislature who have more sense than prejudice that they will be able to stop this bill bef...

Jan 06 2017

Bin Laden's Son Added to Terror Watch List

Any property owned by the two men and subject to U.S. jurisdiction may be frozen, and USA citizens are prohibited from engaging in any transactions with them, the State ...

Jan 06 2017

Court convicts Israeli soldier who killed wounded Palestinian attacker

The United Nations Security Council adopted last month a resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction in the occupied Palestinian land, including in East Jerusal...

Jan 06 2017

Macy's to cut 10000 jobs, invest 500 million in eCommerce

The company said it would reduce layers of management and make changes to the way stores are operated in order to lose staff. Macy's said it was taking actions to "s...

Jan 05 2017

New UN chief: I am not a miracle worker

Speaking on his first day in office in NY, he underscored multilateralism and teamwork as critical to achieving the world body's goals. "I think we should have no illus...

Jan 05 2017

Odell Beckham downplays trip some Giants took to Miami

On Monday, Odell Beckham Jr. and other members of the Giants flew to Miami on their day off and spent time on a boat. While in Miami, they partied shirtless on a yach...

Jan 05 2017

Steelers Enter Playoffs With Questions

Adam Gase will try to communicate that to the Dolphins this week as they prepare to face Pittsburgh in Miami's first playoff game since 2008. Though he missed only the ...

Jan 05 2017

Now, a freight train from China to London

It will travel for about 18 days and more than 12,000 kilometres before reaching its destination in Britain, the China Railway Corporation (CRC) said. It is worth noting ...

Jan 05 2017

Duke of Lancs soldier dies after 'incident' in Iraq

He was shot by another British soldier, but it's that word the MoD are using - "incident" as opposed to saying "accident" - that raises a few eyebrows. A source said: "It...