Stories about Global Media

Sep 08 2017

Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial: Five things to watch

Senate if he's convicted. There's a lot going on in politics right now, so you'll be forgiven if you haven't been following the details of the corruption case against D...

Sep 08 2017

Sean Spicer declares: "I'm one of the most popular people in Ireland"

A press release touting Spicer produced by the agency touts Spicer's 'candor, ' Politico reported . It's that viral popularity that had flooded Spicer with a slew of o...

Sep 08 2017

Honda CR-V Hybrid Prototype revealed at Frankfurt

It'll be on Honda's 2017 Frankfurt motor show stand, with an official launch in 2018. The CR-V's core structure remains the same, but Honda has revised the front and ...

Sep 08 2017

De Blasio vows to defend 'Dreamers' after DACA decision

Albanese repeated his pied-à-terre proposal that would tax foreign investors for city properties but added this time that he would scrap de Blasio's zoning proposals. ...

Sep 08 2017

European court sides with worker in landmark privacy ruling

The company had presented Barbulescu with printouts of his private messages to his brother and fiancée on Yahoo Messenger as evidence of his breach of a company ban o...

Sep 08 2017

Tripura BJP core committee reached Delhi to review poll strategy with Shah

The conclave was attended by BJP national president, Amit Shah , BJP national general secretary, Ram Madhav; MoS DoNER, Dr. Jitendra Singh, MoS Home, Kiren Rijiju, chi...

Sep 08 2017

Catalan government angers Spain after voting for independence referendum

Catalonia's regional parliament on Wednesday gave the green light for legislation that would allow a referendum to take place in the northeastern Spanish region. The pro-...

Sep 07 2017

Prankster freaks out cops with 'IT' balloons tied to sewer grates

The Lititz Borough Police Department posted pictures of the balloon on Facebook Tuesday, citing a "local prankster" and the upcoming release of the Stephen King's h...

Sep 07 2017

Heitkamp, Cramer plan to join Trump in North Dakota

He described the North Dakota elected officials, including Mrs. Heitkamp, as "fantastic leaders who share this goal with us". Ivanka Trump says she'd like to see the ch...

Sep 07 2017

New Jersey Senator Robert Menendez's Corruption Trial Set To Get Underway

The trial is expected to last six weeks. Menendez, New Jersey's senior US senator, later lied about the trips on Senate disclosure forms, Koski said . Senate seat if con...

Sep 07 2017

Spain's government asks court to strike down Catalan referendum law

The referendum law establishes an "exceptional judicial regime" that will prevail over any Spanish laws that come into conflict with the illegal independence referendum, ...

Sep 07 2017

Oil prices surge 3% as refineries restart after Harvey

At its peak, Harvey shuttered 27% of USA processing capacity. "The shortage of demand in the U.S. means that oil prices will still likely be under downward pressure w...

Sep 07 2017

Pak Foreign Minister to visit China on Friday

Should China actually walk the talk, it will signal a change of China's stance towards Pakistan and terrorism". In his regular press conference, Chinese Foreign Minis...

Sep 07 2017

State funeral for journalist Gauri Lankesh

Karnataka Chief Minister Minister Siddaramaiah, the state's highest elected official, called the death "shocking" and said three police teams were investigating. "In a de...

Sep 07 2017

NASA sees Tropical Storm Katia develop near Mexico's east coast

Katia is now swirling, along with Hurricanes Irma and Jose. The Mexico government issued a hurricane watch for the state of Veracruz from Tuxpan to Laguna Verde. Tropic...

Sep 07 2017

Full text of the Bank of Canada decision

The Bank of Canada statement said future rate decisions were "not predetermined", and would be guided by incoming economic data and financial-market developments. That fo...

Sep 07 2017

Hungary and Slovakia criticize European Union decision on relocations

Under the emergency scheme, 120,000 relocations were due to take place over two years, ending in September 2017. "It is time to be united and show full solidarity". W...

Sep 07 2017

MHA seeks report from Karnataka government on Gauri Lankesh killing

Seven rounds of bullets were fired of which, four struck the front wall and three hit her in the head, neck, and chest leading to an instant death. In the wake of the b...

Sep 07 2017

Four additional THAAD launchers to be installed in Seongju on Thursday:MND

The minister told lawmakers Monday that South Korea has requested the USA dispatch nuclear-powered aircraft carriers, nuclear submarines and strategic bombers to Korea ...

Sep 07 2017

Modi says India shares Myanmar's concern over 'extremist violence'

On his first bilateral visit to the eastern neighbour to cement ties and counter the Chinese influence in the region, PM Modi and Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Su...