Stories about Global Media

Apr 25 2017

College student killed at track and field event

Wheaton College says Roser was transported to Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grover, where he was pronounced dead. Wheaton College President Philip Ryken asked the ...

Apr 25 2017

Amber Heard, Tesla founder Elon Musk's first public outing as a couple

Musk, 45, divorced wife Talulah Riley , with whom he walked down the aisle on two separate occasions, last year. The billionaire Tesla and SpaceX boss, meanwhile, br...

Apr 25 2017

North Korea detains USA citizen as tensions rise

The school said he was detained by authorities at the airport "after several weeks of service, teaching at PUST". "We understand that this detainment is related to an i...

Apr 24 2017

UK Parliament approves Theresa May's snap vote

May had previously said categorically that the next general election would be held as scheduled in 2020. After debating the motion put forward by May in the Parliamen...

Apr 24 2017

Possible shutdown, health care quagmire awaiting Congress

Trump's presidency is approaching the symbolic 100-day mark, but his GOP allies in Congress have been tempering expectations that the president would emerge as a big vict...

Apr 24 2017

Blake Griffin Ruled Out For Playoffs With Toe Injury

How long is Blake Griffin out? He's a redundant piece for a team predicated on the Chris Paul-DeAndre Jordan pick-and-roll. Griffin and point guard Chris Paul were ...

Apr 24 2017

INTERNAL BLEEDING Drummer & Firefighter William Tolley Tragically Dies Battling Blaze

Officials say the unidentified firefighter was pronounced dead at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center. In a social media posting, New York City mayor Bill DiBlasio stated, "...

Apr 24 2017

Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attack on military base

In an email to CNN , spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said it was retaliation for the Afghan forces killing two Taliban officials in the northern provinces of Kunduz and Bagh...

Apr 24 2017

Thursday's roundup: James, Cavs come back from 26 down

One thing I do know is that we had a huge half-time deficit and were able to come back and win the game. He had to be fresh for the beginning of the second quarter, which...

Apr 24 2017

Babri Masjid: After SC order, Cong seeks Governor Kalyan Singh's resignation

Whatever the advocates of the BJP-led government sought to project following a British court's initiating extradition action against Vijay Mallya soon dissipated into irr...

Apr 24 2017

Canadian women beat Australia to reach Kitakyushu Sevens Cup final

Canada opened Pool C play at Mikuni World Stadium Kitakyushu with a 29-12 win over England. The Kiwis had gone unbeaten in pool play, opening with a five-try 31-0 win o...

Apr 24 2017

UC Berkeley students threaten to sue over Ann Coulter visit

Mogulof said the university does not have a venue open April 27 that campus police think can host Coulter without risk to those involved. The campus and the city itself...

Apr 24 2017

French presidential candidate leaks his call with Barack Obama

Former President Barack Obama has spoken by telephone with France's Emmanuel Macron and is hinting at support for the upstart, middle-way presidential candidate. The rele...

Apr 24 2017

Sessions Says New York City Is 'Soft On Crime.' The Numbers Disagree

In a statement accompanying the letters, the Justice Department specifically called out what it called New York City's "soft on crime" stance as causing an increase in ...

Apr 24 2017

91 wildfires burn across Florida; thousands evacuated

Governor Rick Scott spoke in Collier County on Friday about a wildfire burning almost 5000 acres that forced the evacuation of more than 7,000 homes. Rain on Saturday a...

Apr 24 2017

Israeli police: Palestinian stabs 4 in Tel Aviv

Four people were wounded in an apparent terror attack at a hotel on the Tel Aviv beachfront by a Palestinian teen armed with wire-cutters, police said Sunday. All four v...

Apr 24 2017

Kenya's Keitany breaks world record at women-only London Marathon

Only Paula Radcliffe , whose outright world best of 2:15:25 in the 2003 London marathon was set with the help of male pacemakers, has ever gone faster . And there was...

Apr 23 2017

Trump issues reforms to H-1B visa system

President Donald Trump signed an executive order in Wisconsin on Tuesday directing federal agencies to implement the "Buy American, Hire American" rhetoric of his campai...

Apr 23 2017

Justice Dept. warns sanctuary cities in immigration fight

Cook County, Illinois also received a warning, even though it did not get money from the Justice Department a year ago. Miami-Dade is one of several locales that got ...

Apr 23 2017

Trump addresses Paris incident: Looks like a terrorist attack

Security already has been a dominant theme in the campaign, and the violence on the sparkling avenue threatened to weigh on voters' decisions. Authorities foiled an att...