Stories about Global Media

Jul 09 2017

Turkey detains 11 foreigners, local human rights leaders during meeting

Turkey's main opposition leader, Kemal Kilicdaroglu, launched a European court appeal this week over the April vote, stepping up his challenge to the government as he lea...

Jul 09 2017

Two people died in the quake in the Philippines

The quake damaged houses and schools, left cracks in highways and caused landslides , authorities said. The US Geological Survey says the quake struck on Thursday af...

Jul 09 2017

Grotbags star Carol Lee Scott dies aged 74

As a second added: "I'm so sorry to hear about your aunty Carol, she was fabulous". After 19 years working as a Pontins Blue Coat, she started collaborating with Rod, and...

Jul 09 2017

Fourth of July floods Washington County animal shelter

Stella is one of about a hundred dogs that were scared by fireworks over the weekend and ran away from home in hopes of escaping the loud sounds. "The message has hit h...

Jul 09 2017

France to ban gas-powered and diesel cars by 2040

Hulot insisted that the decision was a question of public health policy and "a way to fight against air pollution". Hulot also revealed France's plan to become a carbo...

Jul 09 2017

Extra security at Ariana Grande's Buenos Aires concert

In the end, the fundraiser event raised millions of dollars to support the victims and families touched by the attack, like Saffie's . As she sang the emotional song...

Jul 09 2017

GST likely to roll out in Jammu and Kashmir

It said Article 370 had been reduced to an empty shell by 47 Indian presidential orders passed in the past. "This is pertinent to add that the industrial sector is the ...

Jul 08 2017

Trump hails Mexico's president as a 'friend'

Either it could be used as a stick to push Mexico into a more United States of America -friendly trade position, or a carrot that's offered in exchange for concessions in...

Jul 08 2017

Target of Man with Knives, Kevlar

The man also said he owned Trump Tower . Following his arrest he was taken to Weill Cornell Medical Center for a full psychiatric evaluation. He was arrested and cha...

Jul 08 2017

Veteran Vince Carter agrees to join Kings on one-year deal

ESPN first reported the deal between Carter and the Kings. But for how much experience he brings to a young Kings roster, Carter's fit on the court makes sense for n...

Jul 08 2017

Judge: Supreme Court must clarify travel ban ruling

The Trump administration's appeal of that case went to the Supreme Court, which issued a decision on June 26 that largely upheld the travel and refugee ban, with the cond...

Jul 08 2017

#HappyBirthdayMSD: Charismatic MS Dhoni Turns 36 Today

After India beat the West Indies to clinch the ODI series in Kingston on Thursday, celebrations for the team became even sweeter as the former India captain had a small...

Jul 08 2017

Anger as Cyprus reunification talks break down

The banner reads "No, the country is not for sale". A new round of peace efforts aiming to unify Cyprus ended here in the early hours of Friday without reaching an ex...

Jul 08 2017

Five Beheaded in Acapulco Prison Riot amid DHS Secretary Visit — GRAPHIC

Guerrero state security official Roberto Alvarez told reporters that the fight broke out between rival gangs in the maximum security wing of the prison. Acapulco was...

Jul 08 2017

Leeds United keen to sign former Newcastle United midfielder Vurnon Anita?

On the whole, Leeds supporters were very happy with the latest deal, but one fan has dubbed Anita as "a liability" as he joins up with Christiansen's revolution. He went ...

Jul 08 2017

Man arrested at Liverpool airport over Manchester Arena attack

The otherwise unidentified male was arrested at Liverpool John Lennon airport, although officers did not say whetrher he was attempting to leave, or returning to the coun...

Jul 07 2017

Pope reverses Vatican stand on British sick baby case

Campaigners for Charlie's Army in Colchester are supporting the couple and are organising a march to show the strength of feeling. The London hospital where Charlie Ga...

Jul 07 2017

18 states sue DeVos, Department of Education

But according to the complaint filed by Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, the department's reasoning for the delay is "mere pretext for repealing the rule ...

Jul 07 2017

House Vote On Budget Veto Delayed; State Capitol Locked Down

The tax hike was approved with 72 votes, so the absence of even a few lawmakers who previously voted for the plan could upend an override attempt. Comptroller Susana Me...

Jul 07 2017

Russia, Iran, Turkey fail to agree on Syria zones

Mr Tillerson said that Russian Federation had a " special responsibility " to help create stability and strengthen the global resolve against Islamic State. "Actors in Sy...