Stories about Global Media

May 29 2017

Kushner back channel with Russia involved Syria

Top Trump White House adviser and son-in-law, Jared Kushner , secretly talked to the Russians about setting up a covert line of communications between the Trump transi...

May 29 2017

DHS Secretary John Kelly: We Might Ban Laptops On International Flights

Kelly already launched a laptop ban on March 21 from global fights coming from 10 countries, largely from the Middle East and North Africa . "There's a real threat - ...

May 29 2017

Mattis: War With North Korea 'Would Bring Danger to Russian Federation and China'

While the North has yet to develop and intercontinental ballistic missile, the US considers "it a direct threat even today". He added: "This regime is a threat to the r...

May 29 2017

Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

After the president and first lady exited their helicopter, the first question Trump got from reporters waiting on the South Lawn: "Mr. President, we hear you were trying...

May 29 2017

Trump hopeful for Israel-Palestine peace

Israeli officials hailed the speech as a triumph for the country's far-right government, which includes ministers opposed to the idea of an independent Palestinian state....

May 29 2017

G7 leaders divided on climate change

President Donald Trump stands in front of a US flag at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017 . Trump, on the other hand, once called cl...

May 29 2017

Mariners squelch Red Sox

Price threw five shutout innings, allowing two hits and striking out eight. Seattle (22-29) had been outscored 52-9 in losing seven of its last eight games coming in to...

May 29 2017

Back home after foreign trip, Trump faces slew of challenges

At such events, Clinton has been treated more like a conquering heroine than the loser of an election — with more outward affection and enthusiasm than during the campaig...

May 29 2017

U.S. appeals court maintains block on Trump travel ban

The justices nearly always have the final say when a lower court strikes down a federal law or presidential action. "If the 9th Circuit issues an opinion and ther...

May 29 2017

G7 leaders divided on climate change, closer on trade issues

TAORMINA, Italy , May 27 (Reuters) - Under pressure from Group of Seven allies, U.S. President Donald Trump backed a pledge to fight protectionism on Saturday, but ref...

May 29 2017

Lib Dems call for overhaul of waste taxes

The Liberal Democrats say that this would pay for every disadvantaged child who took up their full entitlement to 570 hours a year of early education - i.e. Scotland, W...

May 29 2017

Iraqi soldiers killed in Islamic State ambush in Mosul

Iraqi armed forces launched an operation on Saturday to capture the last Islamic State-held enclave in Mosul , according to a military statement. Soldiers are storming...

May 28 2017

5 unforgettable moments from Trump's Vatican visit

Vatican protocol dictates that women should wear long sleeves, formal black clothing and a black veil during private audiences with the pope. Mr Trump is midway thro...

May 28 2017

San Diego Memorial Day Observances Begin with Flag Laying at Ft. Rosecrans

Breaking news, severe weather, daily forecasts, entertainment news, all of the day's important events to keep you up to date wherever you are. For Philip Roberts, who v...

May 28 2017

More Than 100 Civilians Killed In Mosul Bombing In March, US Says

With that said , the US public should arguably take more interest in what's being done in its name overseas and question whether it's really helping to keep Americans sa...

May 28 2017

Presidential Hopeful Raisi Hails Iranian Ethnic, Religious Groups as 'Assets'

A survey by the state-affiliated Iranian Students Polling Agency last week showed the potential implications: support for Rouhani was at 42 percent, with Raisi on 27 perc...

May 28 2017

Egypt denies Sudan claims of providing vehicles to rebels

The ministry reiterated that their foreign policy is anchored in respect for worldwide law and the principles of neighborliness and non-aggression, adding that they have ...

May 28 2017

EU raises human rights in talks with Turkey's Erdogan - Tusk

The U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee Thursday officially condemned the violent crackdown on protests outside the Turkish embassy in Washington last...

May 28 2017

Iranian commander killed fighting IS near Mosul

The Pentagon released the March 17 findings Thursday, reporting the airstrike targeted two IS snipers in a single building, setting off a series of explosions that killed...

May 28 2017

USA summons Turkish ambassador over violent confrontation

In addition, "the U.S. Department of State is working closely with local authorities concerning this incident". Speaking in Istanbul two days after meeting President Do...