Stories about Global Media

Jul 09 2016

India's Modi to mark Gandhi's historic South African ride

Prime Minister Modi said his visit to South Africa reminds him of the struggles and bravery of their ancestors during apartheid. Modi will start his two-day visit on Fr...

Jul 09 2016

States sue over transgender restrooms

He pointed out that the new directive supersedes the authority of local school districts to address individually and privately student issues. He said the Obama admini...

Jul 09 2016

Dallas Police Chief David Brown Shooter Wanted to Kill Whites, Cops

Three of the officers who were killed were with the Dallas Police Department. Snipers in Dallas carried out a coordinated attack targeting police officers during ...

Jul 09 2016

Dallas Shooting: What We Know

We spoke moments with Douglas Griffith, the vice president of the Officers Union, about that change in policy. Authorities said they were not sure they had located al...

Jul 09 2016

Local police respond to Dallas shootings

Police killed the gunman, identified by authorities as 25-year-old Micah Johnson, with a bomb-carrying robot after cornering him in a parking lot , ending an hours-long ...

Jul 09 2016

US Tentatively Approves Flights to Cuba from 10 Cities

In making the decision on which USA cities to include in the proposal, the DOT said it looked for areas with large Cuban-American populations, along with areas that are a...

Jul 09 2016

Philandro Castile investigation top priority

Speaking to a group gathered at the governor's mansion Thursday morning, it was obvious Dayton was moved by the emotional experience and aware that such emotions could ge...

Jul 09 2016

DOE releases school grades

Overall Florida school district grades can be downloaded here . Statewide, the number of schools receiving F grades dropped by approximately 50 percent - from 204 a yea...

Jul 09 2016

Saudi Arabia arrest 19 people over bomb attacks

Saudi Arabia on Tuesday identified the suicide bomber who struck outside the U.S. Consulate in Jeddah as a Pakistani resident of the kingdom who arrived 12 years ago to w...

Jul 09 2016

Calgarians celebrate the end of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr

However the confusion ended after Delhi Jama Masjid Shahi Imamm, Ahmed Bukhari on Tuesday night said, "Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated on Thursday as the moon was not sigh...

Jul 09 2016

Iran says it will continue its ballistic missile program

Iran's ballistic missile launches "are not consistent with the constructive spirit" of the agreement between the government in Tehran and six world powers, Ban said in a...

Jul 09 2016

Scott Walker to speak at GOP convention

Bush. Walker told a reporter after an event in Platteville he's agreed to speak at GOP gathering in Cleveland July 18-21. John McCain are also skipping the convention. ...

Jul 09 2016

Dallas police shooting: what we know

The Dallas shooter was a U.S. Army reservist who served in Afghanistan. Accountant Eddie Geraghty, who has lived in the area for 20 years, said he was stunned when he...

Jul 09 2016

Dallas woman who was shot at protest shielded 4 sons

Andrew and 13-year-old Jauan went to the hospital with Taylor on Thursday, but 12-year-old Jamar and 17-year-old Kavion were separated from their family amid the chaotic ...

Jul 09 2016

Toms River police-involved shooting leaves 1 dead

Timothy Sauers, accused of pointing a gun at Toms River police officers. "This encounter resulted in TRPD officers firing upon the suspect". The man was shot, then fled...

Jul 09 2016

Canada Post lockout deadline extended until Monday

CUPW wants the pay structure changed so rural carriers are paid the same as those in urban areas. Canada Post has called CUPW's demands "not affordable", saying they ...

Jul 09 2016

Kell Brook announces surprise world title fight against Gennady Golovkin

Matchroom Boxing and K2 Promotions announced the fight Friday afternoon. Now, Brooks will be Golovkin's opponent on September 10 at the O2 Arena in London. "Eddie sai...

Jul 09 2016

AAP MLA accused of molestation

In her complaint, the complainant told the police that she had gone to the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) office in Greater Kailash on July 2 to meet a particular officer and comp...

Jul 09 2016

European Union member states approve U.S. data deal

It paves the way for it to enter into force next week. Privacy Shield will underpin over $250 billion dollars of transatlantic trade in digital services by facilitating c...

Jul 09 2016

Kerala imposes 14.5 per cent tax on 'junk food' in Kerala

The target would be achieved by strengthening the tax collection methods and plugging corruption. All houses will have water supply, electricity and toilets Rs 50 crore h...