Stories about Global Media

Apr 09 2017

2 inmates charged with killing 4 in South Carolina prison

Coroner Gary Watts confirmed he was investigating four deaths at the prison, but wouldn't give any details about how the inmates died. SLED is leading the investigation...

Apr 09 2017

SpaceX conducts historic launch, landing with "used" rocket

The Falcon 9 rocket will deliver a spacecraft into orbit and took off from the launchpad at 6.27 p.m. EDT. "I'm sort of at a loss for words. It's the difference between ....

Apr 09 2017

North Korea fired medium-range ballistic missile

The letters read " North Korea fired a ballistic missile into its eastern waters". North Korea last month carried further tests of a rocket engine that USA officials...

Apr 09 2017

Dallas looking at why emergency sirens sounded in error

The FCC was notified to assist in identifying the source of hack, according to city officials. The panic was the result of a hacking attack on the city's emergency alert ...

Apr 09 2017

Aaron Hernandez Double-Murder Trial Heads To Jury After Closing Arguments

Prosecutors called dozens of witnesses including the man who said he was driving the vehicle from which Hernandez shot and killed Cape Verdean nationals Daniel Abreu and ...

Apr 09 2017

South Africa's president fires respected finance minister

Zuma's cabinet reshuffle underscores the growing fragility of the once-celebrated African National Congress (ANC) party, which Nelson Mandela led during the fight agains...

Apr 08 2017

McCaskill to oppose Gorsuch nomination, support possible Democratic filibuster

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn Friday called on Democrats to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court on Monday, saying that the nominee "is no extremist or judi...

Apr 08 2017

Jared Kushner omits some foreign contacts on security form

Mr Gorkov is a graduate of Russia's internal security agency, and his bank, Vnesheconombank, has been accused of playing host to a Russian spy ring. "I had numerous conta...

Apr 08 2017

Truck Crashes Into Stockholm Store, Killing 3: Swedish Media

Thick smoke was rising from the scene. No one has claimed responsibility for crashing a stolen beer truck into a major department store in the city. "We stand shoulder ...

Apr 08 2017

Senate Confirms Neil Gorsuch To Supreme Court

Gorusch's confirmation happened after Republicans triggered the nuclear option yesterday - forever changing Senate rules for filibusters of future Supreme Court nominee...

Apr 08 2017

Swedish media: Truck crashes into Stockholm dept. store

Police released a grainy picture of a suspect but said they did not now have him in custody. Parliament and the Stockholm subway are in lockdown, a Swedish Security P...

Apr 08 2017

More funding needed for Iraq programs — United Nations chief

Amnesty International has said the high civilian toll in Mosul suggests US -led coalition forces have failed to take adequate precautions to prevent civilian deaths. mi...

Apr 08 2017

Look! Tony Romo Retires & Signs Broadcaster Deal With CBS

CBS has the Cowboys Thanksgiving game this year, and there should be other chances for Romo to meet up with Dak Prescott , Jerry Jones, Jason Garrett , and the rest ...

Apr 08 2017

Aaron Rodgers, Olivia Munn reportedly break up

The Huffington Post has reached out to Olivia Munn's and Aaron Rodgers' representatives for comment and will update this post accordingly. Rodgers , 33, is entering ...

Apr 08 2017

European Union draft guidelines soften line on future United Kingdom relationship

The clash underscored the tensions in the divorce as Britain prepares to be the first country to leave the European Union in its 60-year history. The Scottish governmen...

Apr 08 2017

Video catches woman threatening driver with false rape claim

Uber has been hit with a class-action lawsuit alleging the dial-a-ride app maker deliberately cuts driver payouts while at the same time overcharging riders. 'You're ...

Apr 08 2017

Trump accepts Xi Jinping?s invitation to visit China

Trump welcomed Xi to his Mar-a-Lago Club resort in Florida for their first summit where the two men had "developed a friendship" as they sat for dinner. "That's one of ...

Apr 08 2017

Texas Bill Fining Men for Masturbating Moves Forward

As the Houston Chronicle pointed out, the State Affairs Committee usually fields abortion restrictions, which abound in Texas. "They're off the chain now", she added to...

Apr 08 2017

US Job Growth Slows Sharply As Jobless Rate Falls

Their wages have risen just 2.3 per cent, so after inflation they have fallen. Economists, on average, were expecting jobs growth of 175,000, according to a survey by Ec...

Apr 08 2017

Venezuela opposition leader Capriles 'banned from politics'

Dozens of stone-throwing masked youths at the front of the protest clashed with security forces, Reuters witnesses said , in a scene repeated over and over again in th...