Stories about Global Media

Feb 07 2017

Trump ignites Twitterstorm, calls negative polls 'fake news'

He has said that judges who blocked the order - which temporarily halted immigration from seven predominantly Muslim countries and suspended the U.S. President Donald T...

Feb 07 2017

Angela Merkel is conservative candidate for chancellor

In a separate report, Deutsche Welle (DW), Germany's worldwide broadcaster, noted that Merkel has highlighted her party's common ground with its Bavarian ally as the part...

Feb 07 2017

Queen Elizabeth II becomes first British monarch to mark sapphire jubilee

The queen usually spends the day at her home in Norfolk. It was 65 years ago that King George VI died and Princess Elizabeth became queen (as all of those watching "T...

Feb 07 2017

German magazine sparks furor with image of Trump beheading Statue of Liberty

Some German newspapers criticised the cartoon, while the German vice-president of the European Parliament called it " tasteless ". In creating the picture, illustrator ...

Feb 07 2017

Betsy DeVos is devoid of qualification

Republican Sens. Lisa Murkowski of Alaska and Susan Collins of ME already have said they would vote against the nomination. Collins' and Murkowski's split with the party ...

Feb 07 2017

Trump claims media are ignoring terrorism

He made the remarks after lunch with troops at MacDill Air Force Base in Florida. Trump's comments follow his conversation Sunday with Nato Secretary General Jens Stolt...

Feb 07 2017

Freezing rain warning issued for GTA

The National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Rain Advisory for areas to the south and east of St. Cloud, including Sherburne and Wright Counties. "It's a pretty b...

Feb 07 2017

Royals reportedly agree to deal with Jason Hammel, best FA pitcher available

Hammel won a career-high 15 games last season, posting a 15-10 mark with a 3.83 ERA in 30 starts with a 1.21 WHIP. Hammel was considered the best arm still available on t...

Feb 07 2017

Governor will sign Right-to-Work bill in Springfield on Monday

Missouri became the 28th USA state on Monday to make paying dues optional for employees who work in union-represented shops. The bill was passed rapidly in the Republic...

Feb 07 2017

In Call With NATO Secretary, Trump Talks Ukraine, Commits To May Summit

President Trump spoke with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Sunday evening and agreed to join a meeting of NATO leaders in May in Europe. The two leaders agreed...

Feb 07 2017

IDF continues to strike Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip

The IDF carried out a second round of retaliatory strikes on Hamas targets in the Gaza Strip on Monday evening, after a rocket landed in southern Israel in the morning an...

Feb 07 2017

Cameroon aces Nkoulou, Aboubakar down Arsenal star Elneny's Egypt in AFCON final

It is a fifth Cup of Nations crown for the Indomitable Lions , a first since 2002, and the first time they have beaten Egypt in the final in three attempts. We played ag...

Feb 06 2017

Great Britain through to Davis Cup quarter-finals in dramatic fashion

Evans had never come back to win a match from two sets down, and his hopes took another blow when he dropped serve again early in the third. Knowing that a victory woul...

Feb 06 2017

Le Pen vows to pull France out of EU, NATO

Describing globalisation as creating societies based on "manufacturing by slaves for selling to the unemployed", she claimed FN would provide a "local revolution" which u...

Feb 06 2017

Kim Jong Un fires spy chief, instead of killing him

Kim Jong-un's decision came in response to alleged corruption and abuse of authority by the state security apparatus headed by the 72-year-old Kim Won-hong, who was also ...

Feb 06 2017

Judges Temporarily Halt Part of Trump's Executive Order

That argument isn't based in reality, however. But it's hard to make this case when people from college presidents to Catholic bishops are saying the same thing - and w...

Feb 06 2017

Cameroon win 5th AFCON title

Egypt , who were bidding for a record eighth title, took the lead through Arsenal's Mohamed Elneny , but Nicolas N'Koulou levelled things up on the hour mark before Vinc...

Feb 06 2017

President Donald Trump, First Lady attend Red Cross Ball

However, Trump hasn't always been the biggest fan of presidential travel, and in the past, often criticized President Barack Obama for the cost of his travel to American ...

Feb 06 2017

Jogger murder suspect met with jeers while being hauled out of station

Boyce said police do not believe Lewis knew Vetrano and it appeared to be a chance encounter. Her body was later found in a marshy area just off the trail at Gateway Na...

Feb 06 2017

Howard Stern says Donald Trump "still wants Hillary Clinton to win"

Stern said Trump has only one real goal - for people to love him and to be liked. "I remember saying to him when he announced his presidency, I remember being quite ama...