Stories about Global Media

Jul 10 2016

United States sanctions Kim Jong Un over human rights abuses

The U.S. Treasury Department says the sanctions, the first to target any North Korean leader for human rights abuses, affect property and other assets within U.S. "It i...

Jul 10 2016

Jared Kushner defends Donald Trump in raw op-ed

Schwartz challenges Kushner as a fellow Jewish member of the media to face what is happening in the barely concealed underbelly of his father-in-law's campaign. Trump o...

Jul 10 2016

Donald Trump cites Disney's Frozen in defence of 'Star of David' tweet

The business mogul was then accused of taking the anti-Semitic imagery for the now deleted tweet from a white supremacist message board by the democratic nominee's camp...

Jul 10 2016

Paul Ryan knocks Donald Trump for tweeting 'anti-Semitic' image

Seeking to exploit F.B.I. director James Comey's damning statement about Hillary Clinton's private e-mail system, Donald J. Trump flew to the swing state of OH on Wedne...

Jul 10 2016

Leading Brexit campaigner Farage quits as UKIP leader

And as if that wasn't enough, Farage also said now he has nothing left to achieve. I came into this business because I wanted my country back. 'Given Farage resigned ...

Jul 10 2016

Group plans Anchorage Black Lives Matter rally

Officers took the handcuffs off the reporters and released them minutes later. Five died. Two civilians were also injured. "What I saw last night and this morning were ma...

Jul 10 2016

Moscow Confirms Deportation of Russian Diplomats From US

Moscow denies this version and ensures that the diplomat in question was a Central Intelligence Agency agent who assaulted the Russian police when the latter asked for hi...

Jul 10 2016

Police arrest 74 at Black Lives Matter protest

Black Lives Matter is seen by some as a modern Civil Rights movement where activists seek justice and reform by protest and activism. The event is open to anyone who i...

Jul 10 2016

Dallas shooting: Man wrongly identified as shooter speaks out

Now, the brothers say those accusations have led to frightening consequences. As the city reeled from news of the shooting, and as authorities searched for those resp...

Jul 10 2016

Indian troops, Kashmir protesters clash as top rebel killed

An official said that security personnel deployed in the area have been withdrawn in view of the situation prevailing there. All except Kondru who drowned in the Jhelum...

Jul 10 2016

Stopped 52 times by police: Was it racial profiling?

Dayton says that statement sparked a flood of reaction that reflects the "difference that exists in Minnesota and across the country" on the issue of police-community rel...

Jul 10 2016

Bangladesh blast 'kills four' near huge Eid gathering

The government says two domestic militant groups trying to replace secular democracy with Shariah rule are responsible for the violence. President of India, Pranab Mu...

Jul 10 2016

Activists say airstrikes in northern Syria kill more than 20

Rebels said they were fighting to retake lost positions and secure the road again. Aleppo , Syria's largest city before the war when it had more than 2 million people...

Jul 10 2016

Speaker Ryan Formally Requests Hillary Be Denied Classified Briefings During Campaign

The FBI chief said he needed a referral from Congress to investigate the matter. "One of my biggest concerns is that certain public figures are promoting these groups e...

Jul 10 2016

Clinton's lead over Trump narrows to 9 points

Clinton is expected to face Republican Donald Trump in US presidential elections in November, and Obama has stressed the importance of keeping a Democrat in the White Ho...

Jul 10 2016

Democrats embrace $15-an-hour minimum wage

Sanders was speaking to his supporters Thursday in an online address from his hometown of Burlington, Vermont. Lastly, Sanders supporters agree with Clinton on more...

Jul 10 2016

Pakistanis among 19 arrested for Saudi attacks including Medina

The first attack on Monday took place in the western city of Jeddah, where two security officers were wounded when the suicide bomber blew himself up near the United Stat...

Jul 10 2016

EU's Tusk tells United Kingdom no 'a la carte' access to single market

Le Pen may appear to have a clear road to the prime ministership in France, for instance, but she, like Trump, may face strong reactions against the National Front's thin...

Jul 10 2016

Protests against police shooting to resume in Baton Rouge

Officials said 20 to 30 protesters were arrested and booked into Parish Prison during a demonstration outside Baton Rouge Police headquarters that started Friday night an...

Jul 10 2016

Dallas police on high alert in response to possible threat

SWAT officers have surrounded the building with guns drawn. On Saturday, a suburban Chicago woman was accused of posting a threat on Facebook to shoot any police office...