Stories about Global Media

Mar 09 2018

Jupiter has the craziest storms seen yet, say boffins

JIRAM collects data in infrared, and the colors in this composite represent radiant heat: the yellow (thinner) clouds are about 9 degrees Fahrenheit (minus 13 degrees Cel...

Mar 09 2018

Texas primary results are in

Cynthia Flores handily won the Republican primary race for Texas House District 52, with 60.8 percent of the vote against her two opponents. State figures show that...

Mar 09 2018

Mumbai serial blasts case: CBI 'arrests' Dawood Ibrahim aide Farooq Takla

At least 27 other accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, continue to elude and are declared as absconders. He will be produced before TADA court in Mumbai. Mansoor was late...

Mar 09 2018

Nagaland: Neiphiu Rio takes CM oath, cabinet moves to rename Indira stadium

This is Rio's fourth term as head of the northeastern state. The Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party ( NDPP), in alliance with the BJP , has taken over the reins o...

Mar 09 2018

Windy day around Lake Tahoe Thursday, rain expected over the weekend

Low: 43. South wind around 11 miles per hour. Today: Sunny, with a high near 26. Light accumulations overnight. East winds increasing to 10 to 15 miles per hour wi...

Mar 09 2018

Korea, Russia and a swimsuit model: five things about the Winter Paralympics

The athletes from both Koreas entered together at the opening of the Pyeongchang Olympics on February 9 under the united flag. "During discussions it was clear that t...

Mar 09 2018

Florida lawmakers vote to stay in Daylight Saving Time all year long

The bill now heads to the house. The Department of Transportation oversees Daylight Saving Time , but there is no federal rule that requires it. By signing into law,...

Mar 09 2018

Change the batteries in your smoke detectors

These alarms may use strobe lights that flash and/or vibrate to assist in alerting those who are unable to hear standard smoke alarms when they sound. Also, it is recom...

Mar 09 2018

International Women's Day sparks protests, acts of solidarity across the world

To all the fine women in our community and beyond, happy International Women's Day, and my hope is that a day will come when the struggle has ended, and we're all con...

Mar 09 2018

Anthony Davis Is The NBA's Most Valuable Player

The most recent of those, Sacramento's 114-103 decision in New Orleans on January 30, came four days after the Pelicans lost All-Star DeMarcus Cousins for the rest of...

Mar 09 2018

Myanmar Embassy Says Holocaust Museum 'Misled' In Rescinding Suu Kyi's Award

About 700,000 Rohingya have fled over the border to Bangladesh since August, with horrifying testimony of murder, rape and arson by soldiers and vigilante mobs. The loss ...

Mar 09 2018

1 killed, another student hurt in a school shooting

Wilson said the firearm used is in police possession. A female student was killed and one person was wounded in a shooting at an Alabama high school on Wednesday ...

Mar 08 2018

Trump says he believes North Korea is 'sincere'

Certainly there was meddling. "So it doesn't look good when it all comes out of China, so they send it through other countries and it comes to us", he said. Lofven said h...

Mar 08 2018

US Secretary of State slams China relations with Africa ahead of tour

The United States of America Secretary of State and the country's top diplomat Rex Tillerson is on a high-profile visit on the African continent and Kenya will be part of...

Mar 08 2018

Syria: NGO, loyalists deploy troops for Ghouta attack

It was only the second convoy so far in 2018 to reach the area, where the United Nations says 400,000 residents were already running out of food and medicine even befor...

Mar 08 2018

South Africa vs Australia, 1st Test, Day 5 at Durban

In spite of it looking like the game was over the South Africans finished the day with a solitary wicket remaining and didn't appear to be giving up in spite of the scor...

Mar 07 2018

College lockdown ends; students return to dorms

It was one of the deadliest US school shootings in United States, where dozens of such massacres have occurred in recent years. Police told Fox News that they got a c...

Mar 07 2018

Mayawati to back SP's strongest 'anti-BJP candidate' in UP bypolls

He has in the past expressed his willingness to have an alliance with the BSP. This could make the by-polls an even contest between the popularity of Yogi versus the cast...

Mar 07 2018

'Rajini wants Tamil children to call their parents Mummy, Daddy'

Addressing a function at Dr MGR Educational and Research Institute, Rajinikanth said, " Jayalalithaa is no more and Karunanidhi is ill". "I am not MGR, but I can giv...

Mar 07 2018

No water restrictions in Donegal tonight but consumption levels still high

The move, which kicks in tonight (March 5) at 7pm, will also affect parts of Wicklow, Kildare and Meath. He said running taps "draws down all the water obviously straig...