Stories about Global Media

Mar 28 2018

Israel launches Iron Dome in response to gun fire in Gaza

Three Arabs armed with knives and hand grenades entered Israel on Tuesday morning from the Gaza Strip and were arrested near the IDF Tse'elim base, about some 12 miles in...

Mar 28 2018

Decision expected Tuesday on charges in Alton Sterling shooting in Baton Rouge

Officer Blane Salamoni shot and killed Sterling during the struggle. What differs here is the AG investigators have been trying to determine if the officers involved, Bla...

Mar 28 2018

Easter Egg Hunt in Wilkes-Barre for Children with Special Needs

In the hunts for children 5-7 and 8-10, Residential Life hid sparkly eggs and metallic eggs that could be traded in for big prizes if they were found. Take photos wit...

Mar 28 2018

Missouri's Michael Porter, Jr. declaring for National Basketball Association draft

Nobody expected any of that would keep him out of the NBA Draft, and as expected he will jump into the pool with both feet, reports Shams Charania of The Vertical at Ya...

Mar 28 2018

Afghanistan beat Ireland to qualify for Cricket World Cup

Ireland captain William Porterfield blasted the International Cricket Council (ICC) for an obsession with the "big cheque" after his side were failed to find their place ...

Mar 28 2018

Global shares gain as fears of US-China trade war ease

Li vowed at a news conference that China would no longer force foreign firms to transfer technology and appropriate intellectual property rights. Chinese foreign ministry...

Mar 28 2018

Do something! Solons tell LTFRB to interfere in Grab-Uber merger

Grab's acquisition of Uber's Southeast Asia business has been described as the largest of its kind in the region. "SoftBank has taken substantial shareholding positions...

Mar 28 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation rejects 10 Russian diplomats for chemical attack

NATO has expelled seven diplomats from Russia's mission to the alliance over the nerve agent attack on British soil this month, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg sa...

Mar 27 2018

'We Are Going to Proceed' With Tariffs on China, Mnuchin Says

Speaking on "Fox News Sunday", Mr Mnuchin said unless a deal is reached with China, Mr Trump will implement the tariffs targeting sectors in which Washington says Beiji...

Mar 27 2018

China may hike tariffs on USA pork, other goods in trade spat

The ratcheting up of tensions sent a shiver through world financial markets. "No one wins in these tit-for-tat trade disputes, least of all the farmers and the consumer...

Mar 27 2018

What do we know about Austin bomber Mark Anthony Conditt?

One of them was released hours after Conditt's death, but the other was not free to go until the next afternoon, police said. A spokesman for the ATF said Federal Burea...

Mar 27 2018

San Antonio Teenager Faced Abuse for Objecting Arranged Marriage, Parents Charged

Bexar County Sheriff Javier Salazar says that Hishmawi was subjected to physical abuse, including having hot oil thrown on her, beatings with a broomsticks, and choking, ...

Mar 27 2018

Egypt President set for easy election win

Chief of the Egyptian cabinet's operations room, Ali Haridi said that the turnout is "moderate", according to the privately-owned Egypt Independent. But critics say aus...

Mar 27 2018

Israeli Police Interrogate Netanyahu Over Corruption Case

Police said the questioning lasted for a "number of hours", without elaborating. In the Bezeq case, Netanyahu is alleged to have sought favourable coverage from Elovich...

Mar 27 2018

Amnesty International USA joins March for Our Lives Against Gun Violence

On March 14, exactly a month after the Stoneman Douglas shooting , students across the country participated in a 17-minute walkout. "This trip is showing the politicia...

Mar 27 2018

Jeremy Corbyn apologises for 'hurt' caused to Jewish community

However he needs to "clearly disassociate himself from those who continue to preach anti-Semitism", she said. Those Labour MPs present later left to attend a meeting ...

Mar 27 2018

Questions for Corbyn after Owen Smith sacking

Mr Corbyn has been careful to say that Labour is not seeking a referendum on a Brexit deal, but has avoided completely ruling out such a vote. She said: "People hav...

Mar 27 2018

NBA G League player under doctors' care after collapsing during game

Upshaw was standing on the court with 12 seconds remaining in the game when he dropped to the court, according to Sarah Jbara, director of media relations for the team. A...

Mar 27 2018

Ambedkar is our inspiration: Modi

The PM hailed Dalit icon Dr B R Ambedkar during the " Mann Ki Baat ", which comes soon after Opposition leaders and Congress President Rahul Gandhi accused him of being...

Mar 27 2018

Sacramento Police Officers Who Killed Stephon Clark Identified

On Sunday night, police were responding to reports of a black male breaking into a auto and hiding in a backyard, officials said. According to police reports, they in...