Stories about Global Media

Jan 14 2017

Whistler snowboarder survives avalanche with airbag

It's a gift he got from friends back home in Southern Australia: an avalanche airbag backpack. Tom Oye posted a video of the moment his snowboard caused the snow to...

Jan 14 2017

Retail inflation at two-year low

Belying expectations of a slowdown due to demonetisation, industrial production in November grew by 5.7 per cent compared to a contraction of 3.4 per cent in the same m...

Jan 14 2017

Turkish Cypriot leader says no taboos in United Nations talks

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's remarks came at the end of a week of intense negotiations in Geneva over the reunification of the island , which has been divided since a Turkis...

Jan 14 2017

Ex-TV show contestant's video shows him rescuing choking man

A former contestant on NBC's American Ninja Warrior can add a new title to his resume: hero. Noticing that no one was coming to the man's aid, Mr Fesyuk approached th...

Jan 14 2017

Girl Snubs Classmate Who Held Gun to Her Head and Demanded McNugget

A 12-year-old boy reportedly pulled a gun on a classmate and demanded she give him a chicken nugget, NYPD officials said. No. 6 train subway station and approached her ...

Jan 14 2017

DPS trooper injured in crash at I-17/Bethany Home, southbound lanes closed

The suspect shot the Arizona trooper at least once in the chest-shoulder area along with fighting with the officer to the ground. The officer said yes, and when the sus...

Jan 14 2017

Japan's PM Abe: the second head of state to visit Davao City

The visit by Abe, bearing a 1 trillion yen ($8.77 billion) aid package, is the first by a head of state to the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte and comes amid ...

Jan 14 2017

Teen-Impregnated Teacher Gets 10 Years

KHOU reports Vera had pornographic photographs of the student on her phone and even allowed other students to have sex in her home. Texas has seen a slew of teacher e...

Jan 13 2017

Prince William honest words to a girl who lost her father

Miss Ireland said: "He told my son that when his mum died he was 15 at the time and he was very angry and found it very hard to talk about it". The siblings' father Joh...

Jan 13 2017

Trump's CIA Pick Backs Intel Report on Russian Hacking

An unclassified intelligence report released last week said Russian President Vladimir Putin directly ordered the influence campaign aimed at helping Trump win the White ...

Jan 13 2017

Rams executive: Another team in L.A. "enhances" the excitement

The Chargers played their inaugural season in Los Angeles in 1960 before moving to San Diego in 1961. Per Omari Fleming of NBC San Diego, someone filmed him as vandalized...

Jan 13 2017

More products with Indian flag found after Amazon apologizes to Sushma Swaraj

Her response to a tweet pointing out that doormats resembling the Indian flag were being sold on Amazon's Canadian website was a study in overreaction. Swaraj had directe...

Jan 13 2017

Marine Le Pen Is At Trump Tower And People Can't Cope

Neither is she on Trump chief strategist Steve Bannon's schedule, a person familiar said. Opinion polls in France predict that Le Pen, an unsuccessful presidential cand...

Jan 13 2017

US, Mexico could team up and meet FIFA's World Cup need

Dyke, who was replaced as FA chairman by Greg Clarke in August, said after Blatter was banned from football that England would be open to a new bid and AFC president Sh...

Jan 13 2017

Governor Walker stops in La Crosse, talks workforce and tuition

The governor also promised to increase funding for the UW-System after cutting it by $250 million in his last budget. Walker also mentioned improving the state's infrastr...

Jan 13 2017

Man fined $128 for warming up vehicle in his own driveway

Taylor told WDIV that he started his vehicle Tuesday morning and went inside for five minutes while it warmed up. When Trupiano came back outside to his auto, he found ...

Jan 13 2017

BC officials OK expanding Kinder Morgan pipeline from Alberta

The new British Columbia certificate means Kinder Morgan has met 37 environmental conditions in exchange for support of the 715 miles of heavy oil pipelines. "This come...

Jan 13 2017

Goodbye, Barack! Watch President Obama's farewell address speech online live stream here

Social media went insane during President Obama's farewell address Tuesday night for many reasons , but one in particular had people asking, "Where is Sasha?". 'We lov...

Jan 12 2017

VW pleads guilty to emissions cheating

A change in administration could have delayed a final settlement for months if not longer. The US Justice Department also charged six Volkswagen executives deemed respo...

Jan 12 2017

Avalanche blocks key route to Vail ski area in Colorado

A backcountry skier found last week in the central Colorado mountains died while he was being treated for hypothermia, and another skier was rescued as he dangled from a ...