Stories about Global Media

Oct 08 2017

Lowest wind power tariff yet another pinch for renewable energy companies

Solar capacity increased by 50% previous year, with China accounting for nearly half of the global expansion. The IEA's report finds that China has in fact, already pas...

Oct 08 2017

National Weather Service: Mild and sunny all day

Forecast lows early Tuesday and Wednesday mornings are for the mid-30s to lower 40s across the region. The showers and possible storms may impact the second half of t...

Oct 08 2017

Egypt welcomes end of U.S. sanctions on Sudan

However, the partial lifting of sanctions did not remove Sudan from the list of states sponsoring terrorism. U.S. officials cited improvements by the country's gove...

Oct 08 2017

Toyota GR HV Sports Concept: hybrid GT86 show vehicle debuts new powertrain

Positioned below the resurrected Supra , the new 86 will likely benefit from some type of electrification taking into account the GR HV Sports will use hybrid tech der...

Oct 07 2017

Chief of Staff John Kelly's Personal Cell Phone Compromised

According to Politico , the official said Kelly no longer had the phone but did not say where the device is. Staffers revealed that many phone functions were not workin...

Oct 07 2017

Brazil in Shock After Horrendous Child Murders in Minas Gerais

The municipality of Janauba announced a 7-day mourning in region. The incident left the perpetrator "with burns all over his body", Bruno Ataide Santos , director of t...

Oct 07 2017

Iran Condemns Pakistan's Balochistan Terrorist Attack

While the Taliban usually target shrines as they consider it un-Islamic, no group has claimed responsibility for the attack so far. He said they found body parts of the a...

Oct 07 2017

Shop that sold gun to Las Vegas shooter forced into lockdown

Though this does not exactly replicate an automatic gunfire, it greatly accelerates the shooter's ability to fire a semi-automatic rife. Long Islanders remain divided o...

Oct 07 2017

HHS rolls back mandate that employers provide birth control

The Supreme Court past year ordered the Obama administration and religiously affiliated organizations, such as universities and charities, to reach agreement on an acco...

Oct 07 2017

China Reacts To UK's Theresa May's Speech

The prime minister's speech, which was meant to rally the Tories after weeks of in-fighting, was interrupted by comedian Lee Nelson (real name Simon Brodkin ) who hand...

Oct 07 2017

Bangladesh, Myanmar to form 'working group' on refugee crisis

Myanmar has come under worldwide criticism for barring aid groups, journalists and other outsiders from independently traveling to the region to see the situation there....

Oct 07 2017

Thousands mourn slain officer as Las Vegas probe goes on

He later booked a second room for August 3 through August 6, the same days as Lollapalooza in Grant Park. In the days and months before he mowed down concertgoers from ...

Oct 07 2017

Hillary Clinton: Gun law move would have racked up the death toll

Kennedy failed to note that Muslims do frequently bear the brunt of blame in the wake of terror attacks carried out by self-declared members of their faith. The pattern...

Oct 07 2017

Nadal Pushes Into China Open Quarterfinals

He will next play third-seeded Grigor Dimitrov , who defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-2. Tomorrow will be a tough one, for sure. 'Just something came t...

Oct 07 2017

Is Iran In Violation Of The Nuclear Agreement ?

And if Trump argues that Iran is not in compliance, that could cause an American withdrawal from the global pact. Last month, President Trump at the UN General Asse...

Oct 07 2017

IOC suspends Brazil's Nuzman after arrest over bribery allegations

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suspended its Brazilian arm amid an investigation into corruption allegations. No charges have yet been laid. Nuzman has als...

Oct 07 2017

Andres Iniesta agrees lifetime contract at Barcelona following months of speculation

Iniesta's Barca and Spain team-mate Gerard Pique has been a controversial figure of late, with the defender attracting jeers from supporters at a recent global training ...

Oct 07 2017

Don't expect any restraint from us if nuke sites are hit

Pakistan's foreign ministry in a statement after the meet between Asif and Tillerson said, "informed the Secretary of State with regard to the strong public reaction in P...

Oct 07 2017

Oil price heads lower on oversupply worries

It's the highest level in the last 30 years. From today's point of view, we see that the commodity closed the previous week under the long-term green resistance line, i...

Oct 06 2017

Iowa Court rules against Planned Parenthood

Gov. Rick Scott's office said Saturday the ruling is being reviewed. He pointed out the state does not require similar individuals and groups giving advice on cancer tr...