Stories about Global Media

Apr 12 2017

New York on verge of tuition-free college for their middle class

Andrew Cuomo, undergraduate students at State University of NY or City University of NY schools will be eligible for the Excelsior Scholarship if their families earn ...

Apr 12 2017

BC Liberals unveil platform with increased focus on Vancouver Island

The Liberals say they fought for increased environmental protections from Ottawa and economic benefits from the company behind the project. Horgan said the Liberals fai...

Apr 12 2017

Chris Christie Is Now America's Most Unpopular Governor

But the GOP tent also includes New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie - whom Baker endorsed for president before Christie dropped out and got behind Donald Trump - who on Tuesday...

Apr 12 2017

Prince George, Princess Charlotte to be in Pippa's wedding

James Matthews are pleased to confirm their wedding will take place at St Mark's Church, Englefield, on the morning of 20th May. Pippa Middleton just announced that she ...

Apr 12 2017

The G7 proves too weak to hold Putin to account

That accusation will hang over Tillerson's visit to Moscow, where he plans with meet with Russia's foreign minister, Sergey Lavrov, and possibly with Russian President Vl...

Apr 12 2017

Tragedy on Canadian Mountain: 'I Think Your Friends Have Fallen'

The weather in the area, north of Vancouver, has been harsh and unstable since Friday. Local police said they were part of a group of six, but one had fallen behind and...

Apr 12 2017

AJK PM condemns martyrdom of 4 more Kashmiri youth

Indian police on Monday imposed curfew-like curbs on movement of people across several parts of held Kashmir. At the same time, the Supreme Court today held a hearing o...

Apr 12 2017

US Southeast, Midwest face threat of severe storms, potential tornadoes

Severe weather in the U.S. Southeast generated lightning that caused fires and reports of at least nine tornadoes as the Mid-Atlantic prepares for more strong thunderst...

Apr 12 2017

Amnesty report shows global decline in capital punishment

China is believed to have executed more than all countries combined but has not been included in the figures given the lack of reliable data, the group adds. For the...

Apr 12 2017

US, Mexico, Canada join to launch 2026 World Cup bid

Even if this joint bid is successful, there is still no guarantee that Canada would receive an automatic berth for the 2026 competition as a co-host - Federation Internat...

Apr 11 2017

Venezuelans called to flood streets in anti-Maduro protest

On Saturday, Capriles announced that he been barred by the Venezuelan government from running for any political office for the next 15 years. In response to this ban, t...

Apr 11 2017

A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy

Stephen K. Bannon, Trump's chief strategist and senior counselor, is no longer officially part of the principals committee, consisting of agency heads who advise the pres...

Apr 11 2017

Israel shuts Egypt border crossing following terror warning

The border closure and the announcement of the threat against Israelis comes a day after two attacks on Egyptian churches that left almost 40 people dead and dozens inj...

Apr 11 2017

Cook County Judge Shot To Death On South Side

Cook County Associate Judge Raymond Myles was shot dead behind his Roseland house at 9443 S. Forest on April 10, 2017 . The incident started when a woman exited the ...

Apr 11 2017

Wisconsin churches on alert amid hunt for gun theft suspect

Authorities said they did not know whether he was still in Rock County or even in Wisconsin. A $10, oo0 reward is being offered for information leading to his arrest. A m...

Apr 11 2017

Russian bombing suspect identified

A bomb blast tore through a subway train deep under Russia's second-lar. Six people have been detained in St Petersburg suspected of recruiting for so-called Islamic S...

Apr 11 2017

Swedish store hit by truck regrets 'damaged goods' promotion

In 2014, the suspect had applied for residency but it was rejected in December past year, another police spokesman, Jan Evensson, told reporters . Although the suspect's...

Apr 11 2017

Gorsuch sworn in as Supreme Court justice

WASHINGTON - Surrounded by family and his soon-to-be Supreme Court colleagues, Neil Gorsuch took the first of two oaths on Monday as he prepared to take his seat on the...

Apr 11 2017

Alabama Governor's Impeachment Proceedings Are On Hold

Bentley, a Republican, has been battling impeachment efforts over the previous year related to political fallout from his relationship with a former aide. It's disappoint...

Apr 11 2017

Norco Fire Company cancels Easter egg hunt due to 'unruly crowds'

Be sure to bring your Easter baskets to collect the eggs during the hunt. The candies were spread out on the lawn ready to be collected. “Some of the eggs that will be hi...