Stories about Global Media

Jun 30 2017

Miscommunication led girl to bungy jump from Spanish bridge without rope

The instructor has appeared before a court in Cantabria accused of causing the teenager's death. The instructor should have said, "Don't jump", the court said. Bungee j...

Jun 30 2017

Mother charged in two children's deaths

A Texas mom was charged in the deaths of her two toddlers after they were kept in a hot auto for at least three hours on a 96-degree day to teach the eldest a "lesson",...

Jun 29 2017

New leftist govt named in Romania, many ministers keep posts

The Social Democratic Party announced its choice for prime minister, lawmaker. Head of the Ruling Social Democratic Party , Liviu Dragnea waves to. Parliament will...

Jun 29 2017

Korea may get North to co-host Olympic ski events

South Korea on Monday expressed its anticipation of a positive response from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea ( DPRK ) over its proposal to form a unified team ...

Jun 29 2017

Kogas to start imports of US shale in July

The US shale gas, meanwhile, will be transported next month by six liquefied natural gas carriers operated by three domestic shipping companies, SK Shipping, Korea Line a...

Jun 29 2017

Country is facing undeclared emergency under PM Modi, says Congress

Referring to Emergency-era restrictions, with opposing voices curbed, he said: "Along with Jayaprakash Narayan, many prominent leaders were jailed". Modi said the Emer...

Jun 29 2017

Trump accuses Hillary Clinton, Democratic Party of conspiring against BernieSanders

The tweet is an apparent reference to a cache of almost 20,000 hacked Democratic National Committee emails released by WikiLeaks almost one year ago that Sanders' sup...

Jun 29 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy could deliver 'drenching showers' to Upstate NY

Cindy, already blamed for one death in Alabama, made landfall in southwestern Louisiana early Thursday . Crews in Memphis, Tennessee, had worked Thursday to clear stor...

Jun 29 2017

Annual Lord Jagannath rath yatra celebration begins; tight security in place

The Pahandi and other rituals like Mangala Arati, Mailama, Tadapalagi, Rosha Homa, Abakasha, Surya Puja, Chariots inauguration etc followed by procession of deities fro...

Jun 29 2017

Aamir Khan's 'Dangal' becomes first Indian Film to earn ₹2000 Cr globally!

Now, it has achieved another milestone that the entire team should be proud of. Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the movie has been receiving all the applause from the Chinese ...

Jun 29 2017

Clashes in Kashmir after prayers mar Eid

The youth, some of them wearing bandanas or three-hole balaclavas to hinder recognition while chanting "we want freedom" took out a protest but when confronted by the sec...

Jun 29 2017

Russia: US chemical attack assertions complicate Syria peace talks -RIA

At least 57 people were killed in an airstrike on an IS-run jail in the Euphrates River Valley on Monday. Syria and its allies, Russian Federation and Iran , have re...

Jun 29 2017

Trump says 'oui' to French leader's Bastille Day invitation

Trump will attend the traditional military parade on the Champs-Elysees avenue, where U.S. soldiers will march alongside French troops to commemorate the centenary of Ame...

Jun 29 2017

BC Liberals tout $2.8-billion surplus on eve of expected defeat

The Liberals criticized the NDP for making costly promises ahead of an election on May 9, but in a throne speech last week adopted numerous New Democrats' proposals, tota...

Jun 29 2017

Journalist dies of wounds from blast in Iraq's Mosul

Haddad was killed immediately by the blast, while Villeneuve and Robert were seriously wounded and were taken to a U.S. military hospital in Qayyara, south of Mosul. "The...

Jun 29 2017

Where to see 4th of July Fireworks around Portland

The fireworks are set for 9:15 p.m. on July 4 at Coolidge Middle School, 3231 Nameoki Road. No matter where in the country you live, I'm sure you'll be able to locate the...

Jun 28 2017

Ex-major leaguer's son fights for life after freak baseball accident

Speaking to local outlet 11 Alive on Sunday, Sydney said, "He is going to be okay we just don't really know when". He is now at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at ...

Jun 28 2017

Colombia takes big step to peace as rebels lay down guns

United Nations monitors "today have the entirety of the FARC's registered individual arms stored away", except for some that were exempted for transitional security at de...

Jun 28 2017

Russian Agents Followed Stephen Colbert Around for a Week. No, Really

Followed me everywhere. Also got some attention from American intelligence", Colbert said. CBS late-night show fans were stuck with repeats until Colbert returned Mon...

Jun 28 2017

Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria

Iran fired ground-to-ground missiles into eastern Syria on Sunday, allegedly targeting Islamic State terrorists and marking a significant escalation in the Syrian Civil W...