Stories about Global Media

Sep 27 2017

ADB Sees Robust Growth In Developing Asia

Gross domestic product (GDP) in the region is now expected to grow by 5.9 per cent in 2017, a slight uptick from 5.8 per cent in 2016 and 0.2 percentage points higher th...

Sep 27 2017

Over 57000 flee home as volcano may erupt in Bali

Another tourist previously wrote on social media: "There would be urgent volcano warnings while I'm in Bali for the first time, heart goes out to evacuees and fin...

Sep 27 2017

USA student kidnapped in North Korea was tortured 'beyond belief'

The Warmbiers now want North Korea listed as a state sponsor of terrorism. He was arrested and accused of removing a propaganda poster from his hotel, and sentenced to ...

Sep 27 2017

Dyson electric vehicle to be revealed imminently

The U.K. -based company has confirmed plans to produce an EV in the U.K as part of a £2 billion investment the company has made. James Dyson has announced plans to ...

Sep 27 2017

Spanish police to take over Catalan polling stations to thwart independence vote

In an order to police issued on Monday, the prosecutor's office said they would take the names of anyone participating in the vote and confiscate relevant documents. Face...

Sep 27 2017

Strikes kill four civilians in Syria truce zone: monitor

The Russian military denied the accusations, saying it conducts accurate air strikes on targets "confirmed by multiple sources". US-backed forces in eastern Syria say...

Sep 27 2017

Prince Harry and Trudeau's photographer are lookalikes

Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle chose to make their public debut as a couple in Toronto on Monday, making an unexpected but highly anticipated appear...

Sep 27 2017

Saudi king 'allows women to drive'

A photo provided by the Saudi Royal Palace on September 20 shows King Salman speaking at the Royal Palace in Jeddah. So-called "guardianship" laws give men power over t...

Sep 27 2017

Mexico: As quake search continues, thousands homeless

Emergency workers searched by floodlight in smashed buildings for survivors of Mexico's deadliest quake in 32 years amid fading rescue prospects, five nights after ...

Sep 27 2017

TV Insiders Confused By Megyn Kelly's New Show

Some other reporters seemed to think the new host was trying too hard to be herself if that makes any sense. There was lots of talk about what " Megyn Kelly Today " will ...

Sep 26 2017

United States east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

Ocean overwash and soundside flooding are possible. These indirect impacts will be the main effect SC sees from Maria . "Marine conditions may deteriorate rapidly moving...

Sep 26 2017

USA backed forces accuse Russians of targeting them in eastern Syria

The ministry said Lieutenant-General Valeryi Asapov died at a command station manned by Syrian troops in the war-torn city of Deir al-Zor. "The death of the Russian...

Sep 26 2017

New US travel ban includes N Korea, Venezuela, Chad among 8 countries

Most of the nations affected by the ban were part of an original travel ban on Muslim countries that Trump authorized shortly after taking office. In response to bein...

Sep 26 2017

Democrats will win Alabama Senate if Roy Moore wins primary

When host Rick Burgess pointed out that Moore's name is Roy, Trump who travelled to Alabama on Friday to canvass votes for Senator Luther Strange responded that it's "n...

Sep 26 2017

New York Giants vs Philadelphia Eagles

The Eagles are now in first place in the NFC East in the early going at 2-1, while the Giants are still without a win following Sunday's heartbreaker. And luckily som...

Sep 26 2017

Jennifer Lopez Donates $1 Million to Puerto Rico Following Hurricane

East Coast: The East Coast of the United States is next to experience the hurricane , CNN reported. With its airports and harbors severely damaged, as well as a numb...

Sep 26 2017

Japan PM Abe announces $17.8 billion economic stimulus package

Abe's decision to call for a snap election has drawn staunch criticism from opposition parties in the past few days. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has announced ...

Sep 26 2017

Why? Dante Daniels beaten to death by Deandre Chaney Jr with hammer

Dante's grieving grandmother, Monique Brown , said the young boy was trying to save his sister when he was attacked by Chaney Jnr. The boy died six days later. Salone to...

Sep 26 2017

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico officials describe 'apocalyptic' conditions

Tropical Storm Watches have been issued for north of Surf City northward to the North Carolina/Virginia border including Albemarle and Pamlico Sounds. Update 5 p.m.: Hur...

Sep 26 2017

Meet Frida, the dog who's saved a dozen lives in Mexico

Two more earthquakes hit central Mexico Saturday while the country is still trying to recover from the previous quakes that have killed hundreds. "I hope they don't...