Stories about Global Media

Oct 13 2017

Ram statue proposal: AIMPLB calls it 'illegal, unconstitutional'

This comes amid a controversy over a recent tourism booklet released by the Uttar Pradesh tourism ministry. It will be among the tallest statues in the world-the record...

Oct 13 2017

Bloomberg's Cook County Soda Tax Repealed Months After its Implementation

Grace, secretary-treasurer of Teamsters Local 830, called on Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council to repeal the city's own sweetened beverage tax. The American Beverage As...

Oct 13 2017

Mukul Roy quits Trinamool, Rajya Sabha

He met Rajya Sabha chairman M. Venkaiah Naidu to submit his resignation on Wednesday saying that he was quitting with a heavy heart. Roy, who was suspended for six ye...

Oct 13 2017

Aldi to accept old £1 coin for two weeks after deadline

A trade association representing small shops has advised its members to continue accepting the round coins to provide a "useful community service" to customers. The Royal...

Oct 13 2017

Warrant issued for Suffolk man beaten in Charlottesville

Merritt went on to say that the Charlottesville Police Department is up in arms over the charges, and that it would have never filed them. He attributes Crews' injuries...

Oct 13 2017

NIA will choke 'foreign terror' funding: Rajnath

Other security agencies, the Army and State police organisations coordinated with the NIA in the elimination of a good number of terrorists, he said. Inaugurating the n...

Oct 13 2017

' We're on the Right Path': Trump Responds to Senator Corker's WWIII Accusations

President Donald Trump escalated his attack on Senator Bob Corker by ridiculing him for his height, even as advisers anxious that the president was further fracturing...

Oct 13 2017

Joel Embiid drops 22 points in 15 minutes in first game back

If Embiid were to meet that criteria and the 76ers released him, he would receive $84.2 million of his full contract after the 18-19 season, $98.2 million after 19-20, ...

Oct 12 2017

Average US gas prices fall 7 cents thanks to crude costs

Monday's national average was at $2.50 per gallon, which is six cents lower than last week, 17 cents lower than this time last month and 24 cents higher than this time a ...

Oct 12 2017

Video shows man clinging to moving school bus

Baltimore County Public Schools told local media the bus was transporting students from Loch Raven Academy. Children aboard the bus can be heard screaming as Doran slam...

Oct 12 2017

Swift announces two live shows in Dec

Taylor will be taking to the stage at 99.7 Now!'s Poptopia in San Jose on December 2 and the B96 Jingle Bash in Chicago on December 7, celebrating the release of her n...

Oct 12 2017

Man charged after rooftop stand-off near girlfriend's dead body

POLICE are negotiating with a man dangling off the roof of an apartment block after the shocking discovery of a woman's body on the ground below. At a number of points ...

Oct 12 2017

Man Helps Captive Teen Escape, Then Donates His Reward Money To Her

Right away I recognised her". On Sep 5, the day that Ms Block escaped, the men had left her alone for the first time to get food. Block had been at home alone when ...

Oct 12 2017

MA officer killed in crash comes home

The driver, Michael Ricci of Burlington, was released on $10,000 cash bail Monday after being charged with felony reckless conduct and is due to be arraigned on October 2...

Oct 12 2017

How Nobel laureate Richard Thaler changed the way we think about economics

The work discusses how humans are often irrational beings whose behavior can be influenced, or " nudged ", through their environment. Over the years, Richard H. Thaler ...

Oct 12 2017

AMU, BHU old institutions, Govt has no plans to rename them: Javadekar

The key responsibility of the panel was to probe the alleged financial, administrative and academic irregularities in 10 central universities. The committee has suggest...

Oct 12 2017

Veteran Who Commandeered Truck To Rescue Vegas Shooting Victims Gifted New Truck

When shots rang out in Las Vegas , 29-year-old Taylor Winston stole a pick up truck and rushed critically injured folks to the hospital before ambulances had arrived...

Oct 12 2017

Oregon State interim head coach has ties to Fresno State, Clovis North

Oregon State athletic director Scott Barnes and interim coach Cory Hall spoke at a news conference and answered questions from local media members at the recently renova...

Oct 12 2017

Trump questions tax breaks for NFL: 'Change tax law'

NFL owners are reportedly considering a rule change that would require players to stand during the national anthem, according to Christine Wang of CNBC . However, at a ...

Oct 12 2017

Police fatally shoot woman who ran over officer in Miami Beach

In a news conference, Miami police say Hithon was attempting to flee the scene of the crash. Hithon fled the crash scene and hit another auto at 12th Street and Collins...